Shivakumar can be seen in the video getting irritated when the man tried to put his arms around him while both were walking.
Former allies Congress and JDS will contest against each other in the upcoming Rajarajeshwari Nagar assembly bypolls in Bengaluru.
Shivakumar said that he slapped the man fearing what others would think of him.
Many have interpreted the ad as self-promotion of a person over party ahead of 2023 Assembly elections in Karnataka.
Officials claim that the CBI has so far recovered Rs. 57 lakh in cash. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) carried out searches at Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar’s premises based on allegations of acquisition...
Congress leader DK Shivakumar landed himself in the eye of a storm on Saturday after the Karnataka unit chief was caught on tape slapping a party worker. But he isn't the only one.
Several leaders including Congress national president Sonia Gandhi, senior party leader Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa wished Shivakumar a speedy recovery.
Congress sources say the process for bringing Rahul back as Congress president may now be accelerated though there are “obvious hurdles” that still need to...
Protests had been held near I-T office after raids at the residence of Congress and JD(S) leaders.
The Delhi High Court had on October 23 granted bail to Shivakumar.
The Karnataka Congress leader was released on bail a day before.
The 57-year-old was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on September 3.
Karnataka Congress leader Vijay Mulgund has been asked to join the investigation ahead of D K Shivakumar's bail plea hearing.
Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar declined to grant any relief to Shivakumar, currently lodged in Tihar jail.
Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar directed the ED to take D K Shivakumar to a hospital first and to see whether a doctor suggests admitting him there.
Congress leader D K Shivakumar, arrested on September 3 by the ED, was produced before the court on the expiry of his 9-day custodial interrogation by the...
The Enforcement Directorate arrested Shivakumar in the national capital on Tuesday in connection with a money-laundering case after grilling the Congress'...
The ED told the court that Income Tax investigation and statement of various witnesses have revealed 'incriminating evidence' against Shivakumar.
With ED slapping serious money laundering charges against Shiva Kumar, trouble is mounting on Congress main man in Karnataka, and he faces perhaps the toughest...
While addressing reporters, former CM Siddaramaiah was caught on camera slapping his aide in front of media persons and other party workers.
The arrest of Shivakumar by the ED has drawn condemnation from opposition leaders in the state with former chief ministers Siddaramaiah and H D Kumaraswamy
The ED had been questioning the sitting MLA from Kanakapura constituency for the past five days and the agency said the senior Congress leader was not...
The ED had been questioning Shivakumar over the past five days, and the Congress has accused the BJP of 'vindictively targeting' opposition leaders.
The alleged money laundering came to light after the tax department carried out searches on his premises in Bengaluru, Kanakapura and New Delhi on August 2,...