CM B S Yediyurappa arrives at Mangaluru to attend BJP’s special executive meeting

Wednesday, November 4th, 2020

Mangaluru : CM B S Yediyurappa arrived at Mangaluru International Airport on Wednesday evening to take part in BJP’s special executive meeting scheduled to be held on November 5. Speaking to reporters CM, Yediyurappa said I have received news from Delhi that Siddaramaiah will be removed as leader of the Opposition. Siddaramaiah should stop making such irresponsible […]

Congress misleading Muslims on CAA : Pralhad Joshi

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Raichur : Saying that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) is not against the Muslims of India, Union Minister Pralhad Joshi accused the Congress leaders of misleading the minorities on the issue. Speaking to reporters ahead of a CAA awareness rally here on Sunday, Joshi said, “Lakhs of Hindus, who faced religious persecution in Pakistan and […]

Flight between Hubballi-Mumbai from april, says Minister Pralhad Joshi

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019

Hubballi : Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi stated that Indigo would start operating a direct flight between Hubballi and Mumbai from April 1, as 1:30 pm slot at Mumbai Airport has been allotted. “Star Air would make its Hubballi-Hindon (Delhi) flight a daily service in two or three months, and I have discussed about […]

Govt will invest in public sector to tackle economic slowdown : Pralhad Joshi

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Mangaluru : Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Coals and Mines Pralhad Joshi on Monday said the government is giving thrust to investment in the public sector at a time when the global economy is being affected by an economic slowdown. One of the initiatives is to spend at least Rs.100 lakh crore on infrastructure creation […]

Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh convicted of defamation; granted bail

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
Gauri Lankesh

Hubballi: Senior journalist Gouri Lankesh was on Monday convicted in two defamation cases and was sentenced to six months jail with a penalty of Rs 10,000 by a Judicial Magistrate First Class court here; however, the court also granted her bail and allowed her to appeal in a higher court. Dharwad MP Pralhad Joshi and […]

Don’t celebrate Tipu Jayanti, BJP urges government

Thursday, January 15th, 2015
Tippu Sulthan

Bengaluru : The State BJP on Wednesday opposed the government’s move to celebrate the 18th century ruler Tipu Sultan’s birth anniversary as Tipu Jayanti. Addressing a press conference, BJP State president Pralhad Joshi said Tipu Sultan was communal and had forcibly converted people to Islam. “The government should not celebrate birthdays of controversial persons. If it […]

State BJP chief Joshi celebrates party victory in Haryana and Maharastra

Monday, October 20th, 2014
Pralhad Joshi

Mangalore : BJP State Unit president Prahalad Joshi said that BJP is likely to form government in state of Haryana for the first time. The Voters of Harayana and Maharastra have given clean consent to the party by emerging has a prominent party. He was speaking at the press meet held at district BJP office […]

Karnataka BJP announces state election committee

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party has constituted a 23-member State election committee, headed by party State president Pralhad Joshi on Monday. The election committee, which will finalise the names of candidates for the Lok Sabha polls and forward it to the party’s central election committee for approval, comprises all the members of the party’s highest […]

Pralhad Joshi is State BJP president

Friday, March 22nd, 2013
Pralhad Joshi

New Delhi : The BJP central leadership on Thursday appointed Dharwad Lok Sabha member Pralhad Joshi as new president of Karnataka unit. The post was left vacant after K S Eshwarappa had resigned two weeks ago.Joshi’s appointment was approved by a high level meeting of party leaders chaired by president Rajnath Singh here. Though four […]