Pragya Thakur did not support Nathuram Godse, says Prahlad Joshi

Thursday, November 28th, 2019

New Dehli : Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi on Wednesday said BJP MP Pragya Thakur has explained to the party that she did not support Nathuram Godse and was only speaking about revolutionary Udham Singh. “According to Pragya Thakur, she has not said anything about or supported Nathuram Godse, she was only talking about Udham […]

3 bandhs in 3 weeks likely as BJP targets Rahul’s visit to state

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Bangaluru: A bandh for a bandh appears to be the latest strategy in tit-for-tat politics. BJP has threatened to call a “counter-bandh” between February 10 and 12 when Congress president Rahul Gandhi will be in Karnataka, in retaliation to what it sees as a Congress move to call a bandh over the Mahadayi dispute on […]

‘Raitha Chaithanya Yathre’ to be held on Sep 11 at BC Road

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
‘Raitha Chaithanya Yathre’

Mangaluru : Member of Parliament, Nalin Kumar Kateel said that the party will organise, ‘Raitha Chaithanya Yathre’ led by State president Pralhad Joshi near Brahmashri Narayana Guru Mandir, BC Road in Bantwal on Friday September 11 at 3 pm. The Yatre would be held to wake up the state government that was in deep slumber. […]

Congress does not need lessons of honesty from BJP: Karnataka CM

Sunday, January 4th, 2015
Karnataka CM

Bengaluru: Hitting back at BJP President Amit Shah for his offensive against the Congress government in Karnataka, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday said they did not need lessons of honesty from BJP, whose former ministers and a former Chief Minister were jailed on corruption charges. “There is no need for Congress to learn lessons of […]

Karnataka BJP chief aiming at hat-trick in tough battle

Sunday, April 13th, 2014
Prahlad Joshi Mutalik

Dharward : Battling anti-incumbency, BJP Karnataka unit President Prahlad Joshi is trying to score a hat-trick from Dharwad, where right wing outfit Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik has vowed to prove his electoral worth after his humiliating entry-exit from the saffron party. Joshi is banking on the perceived “Modi wave”, hoping that it will […]

BJP eyes turnaround in Karnataka as Narendra Modi set to address rallies

Thursday, October 17th, 2013
Narendra Modi

Bangalore : BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will from November 16 launch a blitzkrieg across Karnataka where the party is hoping to use the “NaMo” card to make a turnaround in the next Lok Sabha polls. “Modi will address nine rallies in two months in the state. The first rally will be addressed here […]

Government compensation to areca growers is not sufficient: Prahlad Joshi

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013
Prahlad Joshi

Mangalore : BJP state president Prahlad Joshi said that government must provide the compensation of Rs 25,000 for arecanut growers for incurring the loss, but their announcement of compensating Rs 12,000, will not be enough. Addressing the press meet held at District BJP Office on October 9, Wednesday he said that around 5,000 cattle have […]

CM, Joshi to attend BJP campaign meet in Udupi on March 29

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013
CM, Joshi to attend BJP campaign meet in Udupi on March 29

Udupi:  An election campaign meet to be organised by the Udupi district BJP at the Chittaranjan Circle on March 29 at 11 am will be attended by Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar, State BJP President Prahlad Joshi among others. Informing this to reporters,  Udaykumar Shetty, District BJP President, said  even BJP National Secretary Ananth Kumar will […]

BJP to hold election preparatory meet in Mangalore on March 29

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013
election preparatory meet

Mangalore : District BJP President Padmanabha Kottary  has said that in preparation of the assembly polls, the BJP will be holding a meeting at the Central Maidan here on March 29 at 4 pm., He said leaders including Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar and State BJP Chief Prahlad Joshi will attend the meeting. Speaking to reporters, […]

Prahlad Joshi to the fore, in Advani’s Karnataka Tour (October 30-31)

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Bangalore: The ruling BJP has reversed its stand on LK Advani’s visit by helicopter from Kerala borders to Bangalore on October 30 and agreed to make a resounding success of his presence in Basavangudi College grounds, the same evening. Home minister Ashok oversees the preparations. But his involvement in a court case on land matters […]