Bengaluru : Congress leader DK Shivakumar accuses state govt of misusing power

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

Bengaluru : Following senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh’s arrest here on Wednesday, Karnataka party president DK Shivakumar on Wednesday accused the state government of misusing power Addressing presspersons “BJP government in the state is misusing the power. We have our own political strategy, we know how to handle the situation. He is not alone here, […]

Karnataka government tables supplementary estimates

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

Bengaluru : Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa tabled supplementary estimates aggregating Rs 11,803.72 crore for the 2019-20 financial year in the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday. Supplementary estimates are additional expenditures incurred by the government over and above the budget provision for the financial year. The third and final installment of the supplementary estimates include expenditure […]

Former JDS leader MLC Puttanna joins Bharatiya Janata Party

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

Bengaluru : MLC Puttanna, who recently resigned from JDS party joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday, March 17. Reportedly, Puttanna joined BJP at the Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa’s residence. BJP leader Aravind Limbavali was also present when Puttanna joined the party.    

Manchester United thrash LASK behind closed doors in Europa League

Friday, March 13th, 2020

Paris : Manchester United won 5-0 at LASK Linz behind closed doors in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 tie, in a competition thrown into chaos as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Odion Ighalo slammed home the opener via the underside of the bar from 20 yards just before the half-hour, and […]

Switching loyalties : Forgery case against Jyotiraditya Scindia reopened

Friday, March 13th, 2020

Bhopal : The Madhya Pradesh Economic Offences Wing (EOW) on Thursday decided to verify facts afresh in a complaint against former Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia and his family, in which they are accused of falsifying a property document while selling land. The development came after Mr Scindia quit the Congress and joined the BJP on […]

Ex-Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia joins BJP in presence of party chief J P Nadda

Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

New Delhi : A day after quitting the Congress, four-time MP and former union minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday joined the BJP in presence of party chief JP Nadda. “I would like to thank JP Nadda ji, PM Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah that they invited me to their family and gave me a […]

Jyotiraditya Scindia likely to join BJP in presence of BJP party president J P Nadda

Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

New Dehli : A day after announcing his resignation from Congress, Jyotiraditya Scindia is likely to join BJP on Wednesday in the presence of the ruling party’s president JP Nadda. According to sources, the BJP is likely to name him as one of its candidates for the Rajya Sabha polls in Madhya Pradesh and is […]

‘Resort politics’ starts in MP Congress, BJP to move MLAs to undisclosed locations

Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

Bhopal : Both the ruling Congress and opposition BJP in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday decided to herd their respective MLAs to undisclosed locations to prevent attempts to ‘poach’ them. A rattled Congress, which witnessed 22 of its MLAs resigning, decided to take remaining 92 legislators to an undisclosed location. “We are going to take our […]

Congress expels Scindia for anti-party activities after he meets PM Modi, Amit Shah

Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

New Delhi : Minutes after Jyotiraditya Scindia submitted his resignation to the party membership to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, the Congress expelled him for anti-party activities after reports emerged that he had met PM Modi and Amit Shah. Disgruntled Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday amid indications that he might […]

BJP-AIMIM in secret pact : Former MLA U T Khader

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

Bengaluru : Mangaluru MLA U T Khader has accused the BJP of being secretly in connivance with Owaisi’s AIMIM. He levelled this accusation while addressing the Assembly on Tuesday, March 10. Providing basis for his accusation he stated that during Siddaramaiah’s government Owaisi was not allowed to enter Karnataka as he’s been doing now and […]