• Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakore to join Congress

    Gandhinagar: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi arrived here on Monday to take part in a rally organised by young Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakore, who is joining the party in his presence.Thakore had on Saturday night announced he was joining the Congress, hours after Congress leader Bharatsinh ...

  • Conduct any probe against Vadra, dares Congress

    Bengaluru/New Delhi: After the BJP asked the Congress to explain alleged links of party President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra with arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari, the Congress on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi can get "any investigation" done in the matter. "Modiji has been i...

  • Channapatna MLA Yogeeshwara quits Congress

    Bengaluru: Channapatna MLA Yogeeshwara has decided to quit the Congress party.Yogeeshwara announced the decision on Saturday. He won from Channapatna on a Samajwadi Party ticket but later switched to the Congress. Rumours of the MLA's intention to switch loyalties had been doing the rounds for ...

  • RSS top brass jittery over DeMo, GST fallout?

    New Delhi: The RSS top brass is unhappy over the implementation of GST and demonetisation. According to sources, the feedback from the ground has made the organisation anxious. RSS has thousands of shakhas all over the country. And since RSS activists have also been troubled by GST and d...

  • MLC Ivan D'Souza to file Rs300 cr defamation case against Puttaswamy

    Mangaluru: The Chief Whip of the government in Legislative Council, Ivan D'Souza, said he would file a Rs300-cr defamation case against BJP Backward Classes Morcha State President B J Puttaswamy for making false allegations about illegal denotification against CM Siddaramaiah. Addressing report...

  • Verbal wars: Watch minister Roshan Baig's tasteless attack on PM Narendra Modi

    Bengaluru: The unedifying sight of Congress and BJP leaders trading attacks in disrespectful and vulgar language continues. The latest to join the list is senior Congress leader and Urban Development Minister, Roshan Baig. In a programme held in Shivajinagara assembly constituency, the m...

  • Have BSY and KSE buried the hatchet?

    Bengaluru: After the visit of BJP National President Amit Shah to Karnataka in August, the fight between BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa and senior leader K S Eshwarappa has turned into a cold war. Followers of both the leaders are now in a dilemma as both have not publicly supported ...

  • Simultaneous polls may not be possible, says KCR

    Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday said the central government's "one nation one election" plan doesn't seem possible because a majority of political parties may not agree. "It doesn't look possible because so many (parties) may not agree. It's a multipolar co...

  • Trump expected to 'decertify' nuke deal with Iran

    Washington: US President Donald Trump is expected to "decertify" the 2015 international nuclear deal with Iran and turn it back to Congress for possible renewed sanctions, senior US officials said. Trump is likely to announce his plans in a speech next week in which he will say the agreement...

  • KPCC women's wing plans campaign to woo women voters

    Bengaluru: The state Congress is leaving no stone unturned to woo voters in the state. The women's wing of the KPCC will undertake a door-to-door (Mane Manege Congress) campaign to woo women voters in the state. This was decided at a meeting of the women's wing on Thursday. Women's wing chief L...

  • After BJP, Cong, JD(S) will now head to 'mane manege'

    Tumakuru: The JD(S) on Wednesday kicked-off its "Mane Manege Kumaranna" programme to counter the BJP's Vistarak and the Congress's similarly named "Mane Manege Congress" campaign. The campaign was launched at a programme in Siddaganga Mutt in Tumakuru by JD(S) Supremo HD Deve Gowda.A set a spec...

  • Intellectuals call for multi-religion temple at Ayodhya

    New Delhi: An assembly of religious leaders, academics and scientists on Monday passed a resolution proposing construction of a multi-religion "temple of humanity" in Ayodhya to resolve the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid issue. The resolution also urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to form a 2...