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H.D. Kumaraswamy

AA Edit | Karnataka polls to show which way wind blowing

That the state had shown a tendency to change regimes every five years for decades may give the Congress hope.

31 Mar 2023 12:27 AM

Navi Bengaluru on the lines of Navi Mumbai?

The district headquarters of Ramanagara district, is 50 km from Bengaluru and the district was created when H.D. Kumaraswamy was CM in 2007.

06 Jan 2020 2:00 AM

LS rout sowed seeds of HDK govt collapse

Siddaramaiah had about a year ago hinted at the collapse of the coalition after the Lok Sabha polls.

24 Jul 2019 6:06 AM

Congress-JDS government loses trust vote, HDK quits

The Opposition BJP cried foul, saying the ruling party MLAs were delaying the trust vote while hoping for some relief from the Supreme Court.

24 Jul 2019 5:42 AM

Legally speaking, speaker must accept rebel MLAs’ resignations

In the general election to the Karnataka Legislative Assembly held in May, 2018, BJP emerged as the single largest party with 105 seats.

17 Jul 2019 7:50 AM


Karnataka crisis: 8 resignations not in order, says Speaker

Of the 14 MLAs who resigned, four are camping in Karnataka while the rest are in Mumbai.

10 Jul 2019 2:38 AM

Breather for Cong, but let Karnataka speak out

The House, however truncated, must meet to pass the budget on account.

10 Jul 2019 2:22 AM

Rebel Karnataka MLAs now shift to resort in Goa

After staying put in Mumbai for a couple of days, they left for the coastal state on Monday evening.

09 Jul 2019 3:03 AM

Karnataka in freefall, headed for Prez rule?

Jarkiholi’s resignation may seem as if he is working in tandem with Singh.

03 Jul 2019 1:02 AM

Don’t muzzle the press

Things are said at the hustings and written in the media as well as social media that may have proved challenging.

29 May 2019 1:00 AM


Karnataka editor booked for article on HDK family row

Nikhil lost to Independent candidate, Sumalatha, widow of Congress minister MH Ambareesh, in Mandya.

28 May 2019 2:00 AM

PM Modi: Congress wants to install helpless prime minister

Aiming big, BJP has set a target of winning 14 of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka, betting high on the “Modi wave”.

19 Apr 2019 3:26 AM

HDK’s threat is a red flag

BJP MP Ananth Kumar Hegde’s communal, and personal, remarks indicate polarised coastal Karnataka is being readied for battle.

30 Jan 2019 1:31 AM

Karnataka CM warns Congress: Control MLAs, or I will quit

The CM’s outburst is yet another indication of the simmering rivalry between him and Siddaramaiah, according to party sources.

29 Jan 2019 12:52 AM

2 Independents withdraw support to Congress-JDS government

The BJP has 104 MLAs, Congress 80 (including Speaker), JD(S) 37, the BSP, KPJP and Independent have one each.

16 Jan 2019 1:41 AM


Power games in Karnataka

With the Lok Sabha election just 90-odd days away, the toppling game has only just begun.

16 Jan 2019 12:19 AM

Karnataka CM in a spot over ‘shoot mercilessly’ video

Says it was an emotional outburst at the murder of a party worker.

26 Dec 2018 1:44 AM

Lone BSP mantri Mahesh quits, setback for Cong-JDS coalition

Mahesh’s resignation comes at a time when the coalition partners were scouting for candidates to contest bypolls.

12 Oct 2018 1:41 AM

Aero show will remain in Bengaluru, says govt

Later Karnataka CM also wrote a letter to PM insisting that Bengaluru would be the best choice for the event.

09 Sep 2018 1:26 AM

Karnataka CM meets Rahul, talks on govt expansion

Dismissing the speculation, Kumaraswamy said that no discussion about the comments took place with the Congress President.

31 Aug 2018 1:36 AM