Elections23, Mar 2019, 7:45 PM IST
Nikhil Kumaraswamy looks to work from ground up for Lok Sabha with no track record
From his entry into film and politics, his equation with yesteryears actor and politician Ambareesh and his family, justification on his and brother Prajwal Revanna's candidacy, Nikhil Kumaraswamy talks about how he plans to contest the Lok Sabha election without any political track record
Elections23, Mar 2019, 1:25 PM IST
Deve Gowda puts speculation to rest, will contest from Tumakuru Lok Sabha constituency
The decision was taken after a meeting held at JD(S) chief Deve Gowda's residence in Bengaluru on late Friday night. Deve Gowda will file his nomination from Tumakuru on Monday.
India20, Mar 2019, 7:10 PM IST
JDS MLA threatens I-T raids against Sandalwood actors for supporting Sumalatha
JD (S) MLA Narayana Gowda asked actors Yash, Darshan and others to sit at home and not venture into campaigning for Sumalatha in Mandya Lok Sabha polls
Karnataka20, Mar 2019, 6:36 PM IST
Congress-JDS infighting will help us, say Karnataka BJP leaders
The Karnataka BJP unit is upbeat about its prospects in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Top state leaders of the BJP addressed a presser, apprising media of the election strategies
India19, Mar 2019, 6:21 PM IST
JDS to Congress: Support Nikhil Kumaraswamy or suffer in Mysuru
If the Congress does not support Nikhil in Mandya, then the grand old party will have a tough time in Mysuru, said JD (S) leader SR Mahesh. This statement has enraged former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah
Politics18, Mar 2019, 6:06 PM IST
Upset over Hassan seat-sharing pact with JDS, Manju quits Congress, rejoins BJP
A Manju was angry with the Congress for supporting Prajwal Revanna's candidature from Hassan. Currently, he is likely to be fielded against Prajwal from the BJP
Karnataka18, Mar 2019, 4:29 PM IST
Impact of Sumalatha's debut on BJP, JDS in Karnataka
After Sumalatha announced her candidacy from Mandya as an independent candidate, the BJP fancies her chances of victory. Political pundits feel that her entry might stymie the chances of the JD(S). However, the JD(S) sounds confident.
Politics18, Mar 2019, 1:00 PM IST
Is Siddaramaiah behind Sumalatha staking claim for Mandya Lok Sabha?
Karnataka tourism minister Sa Ra Mahesh said to Congress workers that if they fail to cooperate with the JD(S) in Mandya, the party will ditch Congress in Mysuru and other MP segments. Sources say it is Siddaramaiah’s idea to push Sumalatha into politics to checkmate JD(S) and ensure Congress’s presence in Mandya.
India17, Mar 2019, 4:09 PM IST
Hassan ticket to Prajwal Revanna: Congress leader Manju likely to join BJP
Former district in-charge minister Manju was a ticket aspirant from the Congress for Hassan seat. But as per the seat-sharing agreement, Prajwal Revanna of the JD(S) will contest from the constituency now. This has angered Manju, who is likely to join BJP to contest against Prajwal
Politics16, Mar 2019, 5:42 PM IST
Danish Ali, Mayawati's new poach, likely to contest from Amroha
Janata Dal-Secular leader Danish Ali on Saturday joined the Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party, ahead of the coming Lok Sabha elections and is likely to contest from Uttar Pradesh's Amroha.
Views15, Mar 2019, 6:31 PM IST
Karnataka CM's son Nikhil Kumaraswamy caught in a pincer move
Sumalatha’s entry into Mandya politics has only worsened Nikhil Kumaraswamy’s prospects in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. While the JD(S) is trying its best to dissuade Sumalatha from contesting, she remains adamant
India15, Mar 2019, 6:08 PM IST
Karnataka Congress workers upset with JDS bagging the Uttara Kannada Lok Sabha seat
Congress will have to pay a heavy price if they leave the Uttara Kannada Lok Sabha seat for JD(S), warn party members in Karwar, Karnataka
Karnataka15, Mar 2019, 3:58 PM IST
Sumalatha seeks Krishna's blessings ahead of Mandya polls
Wife of late Ambareesh, Sumalatha, met former chief minister of Karnataka SM Krishna at his residence. Addressing the media later, she said she sought SM Krishna’s blessings for her Mandya candidacy
Karnataka14, Mar 2019, 7:23 PM IST
BSP not to have tie-up with JDS in Karnataka for Lok Sabha election
In what comes as a surprise, the Mayawati-led BSP has decided not have a tie-up with the JD(S). This means, both Congress and the JD(S) will not have the support of the BSP in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Mayawati feels it is better fighting it out all alone, instead of having alliances.
India14, Mar 2019, 3:29 PM IST
JDS left with mere 8 seats, Congress walks away with 20 in Karnataka Lok Sabha
JDS demanded 12 seats, but after much haggling, the party managed to bag 8 seats. The seat-sharing talks between the Congress and the JDS finally comes to an end.