Bengaluru : DK Shivakumar likely to be appointed KPCC next president

Thursday, February 27th, 2020

Bengaluru : With assembly session around the corner, DK Shivakumar’s name is likely to be announced as the next president of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) on February 29 as per some sources. The high command is said to have rejected the earlier proposal of the party of creating two separate posts, one for the […]

Now, Municipal elections in-between the Assembly and the Lok Sabha elections

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Udupi: The Legislative Assembly elections have concluded and next year will see the Lok Sabha elections. Amidst this, in a month’s period of time, Municipal election process shall begin. It seems there is no relief for the leaders, workers and officers. Come September, the term of the current administration comes to an end before which […]

Karnataka CM to Visit All 224 Assembly Constituencies as Part of Election Strategy

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Bengaluru: Karnataka chief minister, congress leader Siddaramaih is reportedly to hold campaign at all 224 state assembly constituencies from December 15 to January 15 to get the support of the voters in the wake next state assembly elections scheduled for 2018, sources said. Month long campaign with a motto, Chief Minister’s Walk to Assembly Constituency’ […]

Welcome the assembly’s decision over Cauvery dispute: Poojary

Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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Mangaluru: “The decision taken by the assembly over Cauvery dispute is a model for the entire nation. But the decision will be the contempt of the court and it will create a negative situation in the state,” said former union minister and Congress veteran leader Janardhana Poojary. Speaking to the reporters at Kudroli temple on […]

Chandraprabha Urs passes away

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
Chandraprabha Urs

Mysuru : Chandraprabha Urs, former Minister and daughter of late Chief Minister D. Devaraj Urs, passed away at a private hospital in Mysuru after a brief illness. She was 67. Ms. Urs, who had been admitted to a private hospital in the city about nine days ago, died after a cardiac arrest around 6 pm […]

Yettinahole project – Assembly decision cannot oppose : Ramanath Rai

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
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Mangaluru : District In-charge Minister B Ramanath Rai has refused to take responsibility if River Nethravathi goes dry because of the Yettinahole project. “I am just committed to the decision of the State government. The whole Assembly – which passed the Bill – would be responsible for it,” he insisted. Addressing mediapersons on Monday, the […]

Udupi-Chikmagalur constituency registers 73.94 percent of polling

Friday, April 18th, 2014
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Udupi : Udupi-Chikmagalur constituency recorded a turnout of 73.94 percent by the end of polling day on Aprl 17, Thursday.Out of the Udupi-Chikmagalur constituency, Karkala registered the highest turnout with 79 percent while Chikmagalur was the lowest with 63.33 percent turnout. The final percentage of polling in the Assembly constituencies areUdupi – 76.81 percentKaup – […]

IOC ends India’s Olympic exile

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

New Delhi: Ousted from the Olympic movement due to tainted officials and government interference more than a year ago, India’s exile came to an end today after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) welcomed the country back into the fold within days of fresh elections in the scam-riddled IOA. “The IOC Executive Board (EB) reinstated the […]

Andhra Pradesh Assembly rejects draft Telangana bill

Thursday, January 30th, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Assembly rejects draft Telangana bill

Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution moved by Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy rejecting the AP Reorganisation Bill. The passage of the resolution by voice vote was preceded by Legislative Assembly Speaker Nadendla Manohar’s announcement that the debate on the bifurcation bill has been completed. \Amid noisy scenes, the […]

Shettar replaces Kumaraswamy as Opposition Leader in Assembly

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Bangalore: With the merger of B S Yeddyurappa-led KJP boosting the BJP’s tally, the party’s former Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar was today recognised as the opposition leader in the House by Speaker Kagodu Thimappa. PTI file photo With the merger of B S Yeddyurappa-led KJP boosting the BJP’s tally, the party’s former Chief Minister Jagadish […]