India17, Jan 2019, 5:32 PM IST
Karnataka BJP's CT Ravi: We are not doctors to perform 'operations'
BJP leader CT Ravi spoke exclusively to MyNation about the return of the BJP MLAs after two days of crisis witnessed in the name of Operation Lotus in Karnataka
India17, Jan 2019, 5:28 PM IST
'Suar ka zukaam': That is Congress leader Hariprasad's diagnosis of Amit Shah's swine flu
Congress leader BK Hariprasad stooped to a new low and made fun at the cost of BJP national president Amit Shah's health condition. Here is how BJP reacted to it.
India17, Jan 2019, 5:07 PM IST
Compulsive Contrarians: 8 reasons why Arun Jaitley feels Opposition is ‘subverting democracy’
Without naming the Congress or any other political party, Jaitley said that nations are built by those with positive mindsets and a national vigor and not by the Compulsive Contrarians. He wrote, “Weakening a Sovereign Elected Government and strengthening the unelectable is only a subversion of democracy"
India17, Jan 2019, 3:58 PM IST
Yeddyurappa plans to field Ashoka from Bengaluru Rural
BJP's BS Yeddyurappa is planning to field former deputy chief minister and MLA R Ashoka against Congress strongman DK Shivakumar's brother DK Suresh in this year’s Lok Sabha elections, sources say. He is all set to prove the Congress that says ‘even Modi can’t win’ from here.
India17, Jan 2019, 2:34 PM IST
BJP to end secretariat strike after Sabarimala closes for season
The BJP is planning to end their hunger strike after the Sabarimala shrine closes this season, media reports state. The Ayyappa devotees can have darshan till January 19 at Sabarimala. The shrine will reopen on February 12 for the monthly puja in Kumbam Masam (February to March).
India17, Jan 2019, 10:49 AM IST
Operation Lotus is a rumour, Congress-JD(S) trying to poach MLAs: Yeddyurappa
Yeddyurappa clarified that the BJP MLAs had gathered together to discuss strategy for the upcoming Lok Sabha election and that everything else was a rumour. He blamed that the chief minister had offered the BJP MLAs ministry and money.
India16, Jan 2019, 5:54 PM IST
Operation Lotus: Karnataka BJP sidelines Vokkaliga leader Ashoka, promotes Ashwath Narayana
The Karnataka BJP's Operation Lotus is making noise all over India, however one name that is missing during the entire episode is former deputy chief minister R Ashoka. The BJP this time instead has given importance to another Vokkaliga CN Ashwath Narayana. Ashwath Narayana was seen conversing with Congress MLA Umesh Jadhav is very evident that BJP planning to look beyond Ashoka who calls shots in Bengaluru
India16, Jan 2019, 5:45 PM IST
Operation Lotus: BJP will dislodge 'corrupt' Karnataka govt, says party’s Vaman Acharya
BJP leader and party spokesperson Vaman Acharya expressed that the saffron party wants to dislodge the current coalition government in Karnataka as it is corrupt. He said BJP has a list of 20 disgruntled MLAs from the Congress and JD(S) and 15 are willing to crossover
India16, Jan 2019, 2:16 PM IST
Operation Lotus: Congress workers protest against BJP’s Ashwath Narayan in Bengaluru
Hundreds of Congress workers were seen protesting against BJP leader CN Ashwath Narayan in Bengaluru's Malleshwaram
India16, Jan 2019, 12:12 PM IST
Kumaraswamy govt in Karnataka shows signs of crumbling with 4 more MLAs expected to resign
While BJP’s BS Yeddyurappa, according to sources, is trying his last shot at forming the government in Karnataka, state Congress leaders are mulling Assembly dissolution to stop the opposition’s ploy
India16, Jan 2019, 11:09 AM IST
Karnataka: Two independents withdraw support to JD(S)- Congress alliance, one joins BJP
Amidst withdrawal of support, chief minister Kumaraswamy said that he is calm, and he knows his strength. But one of the independents who withdrew support from Karnataka government is sure to join BJP.
India16, Jan 2019, 11:00 AM IST
Operation Lotus: Siddaramaiah's threat to democracy tweet draws flak
With two independent MLAs pulling out of the Karnataka government and showing interest in joining the BJP to install a stable government, the strength of the coalition government has come down to 118 seats in the 224-member Assembly.