• ST Somashekar has grabbed govt land worth Rs100-cr: NR Ramesh

    Bengaluru: Former corporator and BJP city spokesperson NR Ramesh on Friday alleged that Yeshwantpur MLA ST Somashekar had grabbed government land worth Rs100 crores.Releasing documents at a press conference in the city, Ramesh demanded CBI inquiry or a judicial probe into the alleged scam.Ramesh als...

  • DK Shivakumar getting ready to hit back at BJP

    Bengaluru: Energy Minister DK Shivakumar, whose life was turned upside down following the recent I-T raids, is reportedly planning to hit back at the BJP. Among other things, the team will look into BBMP scams and R Ashoka's alleged involvement in it, irregularities during Shobha Karandlaje's tenure...

  • Will expose Congress govt's scams if voted to power: HDK

    Bengaluru: State JD(S) chief HD Kumaraswamy warned that he would expose scams of the Congress government if the party came to power in the next assembly polls. Addressing reporters at the party office in Bengaluru on Thursday, Kumaraswamy said thousands of crores had been siphoned off during the Ark...

  • Rebel JD(S) MLAs will join us in Dec: Siddaramaiah

    Bengaluru: CM Siddaramaiah on Thursday said that seven rebel JD(S) MLAs would join the Congress in Dec or Jan, 2018. Siddaramaiah also caused a flutter when he said that a few MLAs from the BJP were also knocking on the doors of the party."There are a few from the BJP who are ready to join us. We ha...

  • Rebel JD(S) rebels take off for Delhi to meet Rahul

    Devanahalli: Rebel JD(S) legislators from the state are getting ready to join the Congress. The seven rebels and one former MLC left for Delhi on Wednesday and will meet Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday morning. Before leaving for the national capital, rebel MLA Zameer Ahmed Khan sai...

  • Upendra never took stand on people's problems: Dinesh Gundu Rao

    Bengaluru: Commenting on Real Star Upendra's announcement of launching new political party, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee working president Dinesh Gundu Rao on Sunday said everyone has the right to float his or her political party.Karnataka has seen many such attempts, including Karnataka Jan...

  • Rahul bets on Congress win in Karnataka poll

    Raichur (Karnataka): Calling upon the party's state leaders and cadres to work together with unity, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the party would win the assembly election in the state due in April-May 2018. "The Congress will win the assembly election on the strength of its ...

  • Kannada actor Upendra to enter politics, float party

    Bengaluru: Taking a break from reel life, Kannada film superstar Upendra on Saturday announced he was entering politics and would float a new party soon to serve the people without the burden of caste, religion and discrimination. "I am entering the field of politics to bring about a change in the s...

  • JD(S) rebels will join Congress in Dec: Zameer Ahmed

    Bengaluru: Rebel JD(S) legislator Zameer Ahmed Khan said that he along with six other MLAs would join the Congress in the first week of December. Speaking to reporters, he said that in the 2018 assembly elections, all seven legislators would contest on a Congress ticket. "We will soon go to Delhi a...

  • Anand Asnotikar heading to JD(S)?

    Bengaluru: Former minister Anand Asnotikar could be joining the JD(S). This was revealed by JD(S) MLA Madhu Bangarappa in Uttara Kannada's Ankola on Monday. Bangarappa said the party had asked Asnotikar, a former MLA from Karwar, to contest on a JD(S) ticket."We will reveal the details soon," said B...

  • Shifted Guj MLAs to scuttle Modi govt's plans: BK Hariprasad

    Bengaluru: Senior Congress leader BK Hariprasad on Sunday said the party moved Gujarat MLAs to Bengaluru in order to scuttle the NDA government's machinations and to save democracy. Speaking to reporters after meeting with the MLAs in Bengaluru, Hariprasad said, "The Narendra Modi government wants t...

  • Gujarat MLAs meet governor Vajubhai

    Bengaluru: Gujarat Congress MLAs camping at a resort in Bengaluru visited Governor Vajubhai Vala on Saturday.According to sources, the meeting was a courtesy call as the governor comes from the same state. Speaking to the media after the meeting, AICC's Shakti Singh Goyal said,"Vajubhai did good wo...