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Discontent brews in Congress over ticket distribution for by-polls
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Discontent brews in Congress over ticket distribution for by-polls

November 12, 2019

Bengaluru: Even as the Congress has gone into poll mode with the issuance of notification for by-polls to 15  Assembly segments, trouble is brewing in the party as the fight between old party stalwarts and migrants has escalated over distribution of the party tickets. The differences came to light at the party meeting chaired by…

C.H. Vijayashankar to return to BJP tomorrow
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C.H. Vijayashankar to return to BJP tomorrow

November 4, 2019

Mysuru: Former MP and Congress leader C.H. Vijayashankar, who had unsuccessfully contested on a Congress ticket from Mysuru-Kodagu  Constituency in the Lok Sabha polls held in April this year, will rejoin the BJP at the party headquarters in Malleshwaram, Bengaluru, tomorrow at 3 pm. Vijayashankar was with the BJP since the 1990s and had represented…

Congress laps up CM’s audio clip; stages protest
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Congress laps up CM’s audio clip; stages protest

November 4, 2019

Mysuru: Stepping up their attack on Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa over a purported video containing his remarks on resignations of Congress and JD-S MLAs, Karnataka Congress staged a State-wide protest this morning.  In Mysuru, over a hundred members of the city and district units of the Congress party staged a demonstration at Gandhi Square seeking…

Siddharamaiah leads Congress demonstration in city
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Siddharamaiah leads Congress demonstration in city

September 4, 2019

Party to intensify protests at taluks tomorrow Mysuru, Sept.4 (RK&DM)- Accusing the BJP of vindictive politics, hundreds of Congress workers belonging to Youth Congress, City Congress, District Congress and Mahila Congress staged a demonstration at Gandhi Square this morning, in protest against the arrest of party MLA D.K. Shivakumar (DKS). Addressing the protestors, CLP leader…

‘Follies of father-sons trio of JD(S) triggered Coalition Collapse’
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‘Follies of father-sons trio of JD(S) triggered Coalition Collapse’

August 24, 2019

Bengaluru: A month after the JD(S)-Congress Coalition Government, headed by H.D. Kumaraswamy (HDK) collapsed, CLP Leader and former Chief Minister Siddharamaiah has blamed JD(S) Supremo and former PM H.D. Deve Gowda (HDD) and his son HDK for the collapse of the Coalition State Government. Addressing a press meet at his ‘Cauvery’ residence in Bengaluru yesterday,…

Congress moving towards a split?
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Congress moving towards a split?

July 16, 2019

By T.J.S. George Rahul Gandhi’s insistence on not continuing as Congress President was the best thing that happened to the Congress in a long time.  He must stick to it. Confusion and chaos, perhaps even cracks and crumbling may follow. That, too, would be good for the party which is 134-years-old now. Everything needs renewal,…

Trust Vote on July 18
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Trust Vote on July 18

July 15, 2019

BJP workers tweet: Welcome JD(S) Minister G.T. Devegowda to party ! Bengaluru: The H.D. Kumaraswamy Government, which is hanging by a thread provided by the Supreme Court that has ordered a status quo till tomorrow (Tuesday), will seek Trust Vote on July 18 at 11 am.  Kumaraswamy met Assembly Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar this morning…

BJP dharna in front of Vidhana Soudha, Congress near Raj Bhavan
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BJP dharna in front of Vidhana Soudha, Congress near Raj Bhavan

July 10, 2019

Bengaluru: Even as the political drama was on at Mumbai, here in Bengaluru, the Opposition BJP, staged a demonstration in front of Vidhana Soudha seeking the resignation of CM H.D. Kumaraswamy. Maintaining that the ruling coalition government was reduced to a minority with the resignation of over a dozen MLAs from the Congress and JD(S),…

Coalition Government hangs by a thread
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Coalition Government hangs by a thread

July 9, 2019

MLA R. Roshan Baig resigns Number of MLAs resigning: 15 Congress-JD(S) strength: 102 BJP has 105 MLAs and support of two independents Bengaluru: Amidst the ongoing Karnataka crisis with the Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition government is fighting to survive, Legislative Assembly Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar will take the crucial decision on the resignations of 15…

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