India16, Jan 2019, 4:50 PM IST
Despite 'Operation Lotus', Karnataka govt stable: Parameshwara
Just when two Congress MLAs withdrew their support from the coalition government headed by HD Kumaraswamy, deputy chief minister G Parameshwara claimed that the coalition government is still stable even after their exit
India16, Jan 2019, 4:32 PM IST
Karnataka govt in trouble due to Cabinet expansion during inauspicious month, marks astrologer
With trouble in Karnataka government mounting every day, noted astrologer SK Jain observed that the trouble was due to the Cabinet expansion that took place on December 22 which according to Hindus is considered an inauspicious time.
India15, Jan 2019, 6:33 PM IST
BJP's Mission 19-19-19 from Karnataka: Know what lies in the strategy the opposition calls 'poaching'
If the sources are to be believed, then on January 19, 19 legislators supporting the HD Kumaraswamy headed coalition will resign as per the direction from BJP National President Amit Shah. This move is made keeping the May 2019 Lok Sabha election.
India14, Jan 2019, 6:43 PM IST
‘Operation Lotus’: Congress in Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan gets the jitters
If ‘resort politics’ being enacted from Bengaluru to Mumbai is making the Congress nervous in Karnataka, it is the low margin of victory in Madhya Pradesh and farmer unrest in Rajasthan that is giving Rahul Gandhi’s party sleepless nights. But how genuine is BJP’s ‘Operation Lotus’?
India14, Jan 2019, 6:27 PM IST
Karnataka's resort politics: Congress calls it 'Operation Lotus', BJP hits back
Karnataka chief minister says it's Operation Lotus, but says he has everything under control. BJP's BS Yeddyurappa hits back.
India14, Jan 2019, 4:25 PM IST
Deve Gowda appoints Congress MLA as BDA chairman with eye on Lok Sabha election of Bengaluru North
Sensing trouble during the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy finally relented to appoint a disgruntled Congress MLA as BDA chairman. However, according to sources, this move was made by Kumaraswamy’s father and former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda
India14, Jan 2019, 3:28 PM IST
Dinesh Gundu Rao on Karnataka politics: Our MLAs are intact, this is BJP’s propaganda
Karnataka Congress president Dinesh Gundu Rao on resort politics catching the coalition government off guard
India12, Jan 2019, 5:49 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly election in 2018 to impact 2019 Lok Sabha election?
There's little time before the nation plunges into the Lok Sabha election mode. As Karnataka BJP leaders have headed to the country's capital to discuss the strategy with Amit Shah, MyNation focuses on Karnataka to find out how the recent Assembly elections will impact the upcoming Lok Sabha election.
India11, Jan 2019, 6:21 PM IST
JD(S) nepotism continues; Deve Gowda’s relative to head Karnataka pollution board
Known for promoting only family members into politics, the JD(S) is contemplating to accommodate another family member into administration. If sources are to be believed, KS Rangappa, the relative of former Prime Minister and JD(S) national president HD Deve Gowda, will be made KSPCB chairman the post that was denied to the Congress MLA K Sudhakar
India4, Jan 2019, 12:42 PM IST
Karnataka MLA Ramesh Jarkiholi has nowhere to go after threatening Congress
After issuing threats to destabilise HD Kumaraswamy government and a body blow to Karnataka Congress, Ramesh Jarkiholi has nowhere to go. According to sources, BJP president Amit Shah refused to meet as he is left with only five legislators to his support, who are camping in an undisclosed location in Delhi. Now, Jarkiholi is working on a compromise formula by approaching Mallikarjun Kharge.
India3, Jan 2019, 8:25 PM IST
Kumaraswamy may bargain with Congress for 12 out of 28 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka
To send a message to its coalition partner Congress that the JD(S) may seek 12 out of 28 MP seats to contest in the Lok Sabha election, CM HD Kumaraswamy said that the JD(S) should win 12 seats to make its presence felt in Delhi. He also mentioned that, in February, the Government will announce a total farm loan waiver and come up with a new program that attempts to procure every crop that farmers grow. HDK said this at a JD(S) convention held today.
India31, Dec 2018, 6:10 PM IST
Karnataka leaders who courted controversy in 2018
Call it a slip of the tongue or deliberate remarks, Karnataka leaders have made statements that have resulted in embarrassment for the party or triggered a political storm. From chief minister HD Kumaraswamy’s recent 'shootout' comment, minister BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan's racist remarks to Siddaramaiah criticising HD Deve Gowda, MyNation tracks the controversial statements made by Karnataka leaders in 2018.
India31, Dec 2018, 3:55 PM IST
Flashback 2018: A look-back at the high-voltage drama in Karnataka
Politics dominated Karnataka news in 2018 as psephologists and the Congress expected to continue being in power with a full majority. However, the results in May changed everything. The JD(S) who were called ‘backstabbers’ by both the BJP and the Congress are at their mercy now. Since the Congress came forward in their seek for support, the JD(S) offered its support amidst its continuous love-hate relationship. MyNation gives you a low-down on this development.