Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022
Outlook.com

Just A Second

Just A Second

Do deputy chief ministers count in the leader-takes-all play?

28 November 2020
Vokkaliga League And Two Bypolls

Vokkaliga League And Two Bypolls

Two seats in Karnataka will go to the polls on November 3. The result won’t hamper the BJP’s rule, but the stakes are high for the Congress and Janata Dal...

23 October 2020

Row Erupts In Karnataka Over Naming Flyover After Hindutva Ideologue Veer Savarkar

The 400 metre long flyover, which according to sources have been constructed at a cost of Rs 34 core, is scheduled to be inaugurated by Chief Minister B S...

The Angry Appa

The Angry Appa

B.S. Yediyurappa became Karnataka CM when 17 MLAs of the then ruling Congress-JD(S) coalition switched sides to the BJP. Six months later, he is potentially...

17 January 2020

The Clock Strikes 12

Karnataka’s BJP government secure for next three-and-a-half years

Advertisement
04 December 2019
Karnataka Bypolls: BJP’s Fate Depends On Defectors

Karnataka Bypolls: BJP’s Fate Depends On Defectors

In Karnataka bye-elections, the battle is between the loyalists and the defectors.


22 November 2019
Karnataka Bypolls: Why Defectors Hold The Key To Power

Karnataka Bypolls: Why Defectors Hold The Key To Power

BJP needs eight of the 15 seats to secure a simple majority as 13 defectors-turned-bypoll-candidates will hugely influence the Karnataka government's stability


13 November 2019
Karnataka: Disqualified Rebel MLAs Will Join BJP On Thursday

Karnataka: Disqualified Rebel MLAs Will Join BJP On Thursday

The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the disqualification of 17 Congress-JD(S) MLAs by the then Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar but allowed them to contest the...


13 November 2019
BJP To Decide On Giving Tickets To Disqualified Karnataka MLAs

BJP To Decide On Giving Tickets To Disqualified Karnataka MLAs

The Supreme Court has upheld the Karnataka Speaker's decision on disqualification of 17 Congress-JDS MLAs


13 November 2019
SC Upholds Disqualification Of 17 Karnataka MLAs, But Allows Them To Contest Dec 5 Bypolls

SC Upholds Disqualification Of 17 Karnataka MLAs, But Allows Them To Contest Dec 5 Bypolls

The Supreme Court verdict paves way for disqualified MLAs to contest December 5 bypolls in Karnataka.


Advertisement

02 November 2019
Amit Shah Planned, Supervised 'Operation Kamala', Says Yediyurappa In Leaked Video

Amit Shah Planned, Supervised 'Operation Kamala', Says Yediyurappa In Leaked Video

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa has not challenged the authenticity of the video clip.


06 September 2019
BJP's New Game Plan In Karnataka Hinges On Caste Factor

BJP's New Game Plan In Karnataka Hinges On Caste Factor

The central leadership's decision to appoint three deputies to chief minister BS Yediyurappa is clearly aimed at grooming a second line of leaders


04 September 2019
D K Shivakumar, Karnataka Congress' Troubleshooter, In Throes Of ED's Money Laundering Charges

D K Shivakumar, Karnataka Congress' Troubleshooter, In Throes Of ED's Money Laundering Charges

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...


26 August 2019
Siddaramaiah Says Karnataka Govt Will Not Last Long, Urges Congress To Prepare For Early Polls

Siddaramaiah Says Karnataka Govt Will Not Last Long, Urges Congress To Prepare For Early Polls

As the BS Yediyurappa government in Karnataka completed one month in office on Monday, Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah claimed it may last one...


23 August 2019
Karnataka: Political Slugfest Erupts Between Congress, JD(S) As Siddaramaiah, Deve Gowda Trade Barbs

Karnataka: Political Slugfest Erupts Between Congress, JD(S) As Siddaramaiah, Deve Gowda Trade Barbs

The political war in Karnataka gained momentum on Friday when Congress leader Siddaramaiah launched a tirade against JD(S) leader H D Deve Gowda.


18 August 2019
Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa To Order CBI Probe Into Alleged Phone-Tapping Scandal

Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa To Order CBI Probe Into Alleged Phone-Tapping Scandal

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa's announcement comes after disqualified JDS MLA A H Vishwanath, who later turned rebel, accused H D Kumaraswamy...


Advertisement

02 August 2019
BJP Scrapes Through But Karnataka Politics Still Not Out Of The Woods

BJP Scrapes Through But Karnataka Politics Still Not Out Of The Woods

Even as allies Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) mull over their political journey, Karnataka's fluid politics hints at rampant corruption


29 July 2019
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa Wins Trust Vote In Assembly, Speaker Resigns

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa Wins Trust Vote In Assembly, Speaker Resigns

Facing an Assembly with a truncated strength, Yediyurappa moved a one-line motion that said the House expresses confidence in the Ministry headed by him.


29 July 2019
Karnataka Floor Test Live:  Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar Resigns

Karnataka Floor Test Live: Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar Resigns

Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, who is set to seek the trust vote in the assembly, struck a confident note, saying 'On Monday hundred per cent I will prove the...


28 July 2019
Disqualified Karnataka Rebel MLAs To Move Court Against Speaker's Decision

Disqualified Karnataka Rebel MLAs To Move Court Against Speaker's Decision

Karnataka Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar on Sunday disqualified 14 more rebel MLAs -- 11 from the Congress and three from the JD(S) -- under the...


28 July 2019
Karnataka Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar Disqualifies 14 Rebel MLAs Day Before Trust Vote Against Him

Karnataka Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar Disqualifies 14 Rebel MLAs Day Before Trust Vote Against Him

Karnataka Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar on Sunday disqualified 14 rebel MLAs with immediate effect


28 July 2019
JD-S To Support BJP Govt In Karnataka? Don't Give Ear To Such Rumours: Kumaraswamy Tells MLAs

JD-S To Support BJP Govt In Karnataka? Don't Give Ear To Such Rumours: Kumaraswamy Tells MLAs

Former Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy rubbished the reports about JD(S) extending support to B S Yediyurappa-led BJP government in the state.


27 July 2019
Three Disqualified Karnataka MLAs To Appeal Against Speaker's Order

Three Disqualified Karnataka MLAs To Appeal Against Speaker's Order

Karnataka's three disqualified legislators, including two rebel Congress MLAs, will on Monday move the Supreme Court and the Karnataka High Court against the...


26 July 2019
B S Yediyurappa: BJP's Strongman In Karnataka Who has Surmounted The Odds

B S Yediyurappa: BJP's Strongman In Karnataka Who has Surmounted The Odds

B S Yediyurappa, who began his electoral politics as Purasabha president in Shikaripura, was first elected to the Assembly from Shikaripura in 1983 and went on...


26 July 2019
Yediyurappa Takes Oath As Karnataka CM For Fourth Time, Trust Vote On Monday

Yediyurappa Takes Oath As Karnataka CM For Fourth Time, Trust Vote On Monday

This is the fourth stint for veteran BJP leader B S Yediyurappa as the Chief Minister of Karnataka -- the last one was after the May 2018 Assembly polls.


Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement