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Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Karnataka poses challenge to BJP’s Hindutva strategy

Political pundits are not willing to stick their neck out and make predictions

19 Apr 2023 12:34 AM

Sunil Gatade | May 13 in Karnataka: For whom will it be unlucky?

With the Lok Sabha polls just a year away, the Karnataka polls may be crucial to show which way the political winds are blowing

15 Apr 2023 12:10 AM

Jignesh Mevani gives Rajasthan govt sleepless nights

A fierce critic of the RSS, BJP and PM Narendra Modi, in particular, Mr Mevani is asking dalits to take a pledge not to vote for the BJP.

06 Jun 2018 1:55 AM

Bengaluru: Congress retains RR Nagar seat where it contested against ally JD(S)

Congress' N Munirathna secured 1,08,064 votes, against his nearest BJP rival Tulsi Muniraju Gowda's 82,572 votes.

31 May 2018 6:46 PM

Parties calculate Karnataka verdict’s fallout

The ruling BJD headed by chief minister Naveen Patnaik has 118 legislators in the 147-member Odisha Legislative Assembly.

28 May 2018 5:17 AM


Unless caste voting stops, no stable govts in Karnataka

The Assembly election in 2008 also resulted in a fractured verdict, with the BJP securing 110 seats, three seats short of a majority.

28 May 2018 12:15 AM

K'taka elections: Suspecting foul play, Yeddyurappa writes to poll panel

8 boxes used for carrying VVPAT machines have been found at a shed in a village in Vijayapura district,

22 May 2018 8:33 AM

Congress-JDS alliance unholy, against people’s mandate, says Amit Shah

BJP preisdent Amit Shah said the Congress-JD(S) alliance was against the people's mandate.

21 May 2018 4:56 PM

Embarrassment for Congress: Party MLA says bribe tape against BJP 'fake'

Congress MLA from Yellapur, Karnataka, said: 'I condemn whoever has released such audio clippings for political reasons.'

21 May 2018 3:51 PM

Karnataka imbroglio: Lessons and signs of times ahead

Ahead of the floor test, B S Yeddyurappa resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister on Saturday.

19 May 2018 5:46 PM


Karnataka Guv appoints BJP MLA pro-tem Speaker, Cong-JD(S) move SC

Supreme Court on Friday directed BJP's B S Yeddyurappa to take floor test tomorrow at 4 pm.

18 May 2018 4:57 PM

Parties mount alliance pressure on Congress

Congress was having great support in Karnataka. But we will have to see whether division of secular votes lead to this result.

17 May 2018 1:56 AM

BJP will win nearly 130 seats in Karnataka, says Yeddyurappa

Yeddyurappa calculation had never went wrong in the past and his party would get around 130 seats, said the former CM.

14 May 2018 1:24 AM

Congress leaders only believe in photo ops, says PM Modi in Karnataka

Taking a jibe at Rahul Gandhi, Modi said Cong believes that PM’s seat is reserved for only one dynasty.

09 May 2018 9:22 PM

Fearing defeat, Cong indulging in malpractices to win K’taka polls: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Siddaramaiah-led government is not working for the welfare of the people of Karnataka.

09 May 2018 6:21 PM


From ethnic design booths to EVMs with VVPAT, K'taka preps for May 12 polls

With election to the 225-member assembly edging closer, K'taka has become a battleground with rallies being the primary form of warfare.

09 May 2018 4:02 PM

Sorry Narendra Swamy: K'taka CM 'mistakenly' lauds Modi in poll rally

This gaffe by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has come amid a war of words between him and PM Modi while campaigning.

09 May 2018 9:45 AM

Congress' CJI impeachment fiasco will hurt them in K'taka polls: Jaitley

'The Congress Party was looking for a friendly pitch to bowl on,' Jaitley, who himself is an eminent lawyer said in a Facebook post.

08 May 2018 8:19 PM

Speeches can’t fill empty stomachs, Sonia Gandhi slams PM Modi in K'taka

Addressing a rally at Bijapur, Sonia Gandhi expressed confidence that people of Karnataka will re-elect Congress.

08 May 2018 7:08 PM

Disastrous economic management: Manmohan Singh slams Modi

Manmohan Singh said 2 'major avoidable blunders' of Modi govt had been demonetisation and hasty implementation of GST.

07 May 2018 2:59 PM