Kerala BJP chief K Surendran loses Konni and Manjeshwar seats

Sunday, May 2nd, 2021
K Surendran

Kasaragod :  K Surendran was defeated from Konni constituency in Pathanamthitta district. Surendran is at a distant third position, with only 32,811 votes, while LDF Jenish Kumar got 62,318 votes and UDF’s Robin Peter got 53,810 votes. In Manjeshwar, from where he contested and lost in the 2016 election as well, Surendran lost to UDF’s […]

Cabinet expansion : Pressure shifts to Karnataka BJP chief

Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

Bengaluru : After Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa reaffirmed his image as the tallest leader in the state BJP by winning 12 of the 15 seats in the recent byelections, the ball now appears to be in state party president Nalin Kumar Kateel’s court, ahead of the pending cabinet expansion Yediyurappa’s decision to induct into […]

BJP amends constitution for Gadkari’s second term as BJP chief

Friday, September 28th, 2012
Nithin Gadkari

Haryana : Bowing to the wishes of the RSS, BJP today amended its constitution enabling the party president, state and district unit chiefs to get a second term, which paves the way for Nitin Gadkari to seek another term for the top post after he completes his present tenure in December. Senior BJP leader Rajnath […]

Will not hesitate to resign if situation demands, says Shobha

Thursday, May 10th, 2012
 Will not hesitate to resign if situation demands, says Shobha

New Delhi :  “ I already have an experience of resigning from the state cabinet and will not hesitate to resign again if the situation needs so,” this was the categorical statement made by Karnataka Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje  who is in Delhi to meet the high command leaders. Shobha’s Delhi visit is in the […]

DVS wants to go in for cabinet expansion soon

Monday, May 7th, 2012
DV Sadananad Gowda

Bangalore: Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda has informed that there would be an expansion of the state cabinet in a week’s time. A cabinet expansion is expected to give some relief to the chief minister who is overburdened with the responsibility of as many as 21 portfolios. However, the chances of him being able to […]

Karnataka cabinet Tangle continues

Monday, September 20th, 2010
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Bangalore : Every MLA being an aspirant, who will pass the Exam this time is a million dollar question. But threats made so far have not deterred the state BJP chief who thinks BJP is a disciplined party. There are 34 ministers allowed the state cabinet and 3 vacancies at present. The tug of war […]