BS Yeddyurappa sent his resignation to Nitin Gadkari

Thursday, July 28th, 2011
BS yeddyurappa

Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa sent his resignation to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari on Thursday evening, just a few hours after the party’s Parliamentary Board asked him to step down following his indictment in the illegal mining case by Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde. In his resignation letter Yeddyurappa told Gadkari that […]

500 officials named in Karnataka Illegal mining scam

Thursday, July 21st, 2011
Yeddyurappa and Kumaraswamy

Bangalore : The longest standing scam in the country doesn’t end up only with the names of the big political guns of Karnataka, BS Yeddyurappa and Kumaraswamy. The Karnataka Lokayukta reports on the illegal mining issue also reveals the names and designation of 500 officials who has been named in the report. Lokayukta Chief Santosh […]

Hegde’s mining report names Yeddyurappa; my phones tapped, he claims

Thursday, July 21st, 2011
LOKAYUKTA Santhosh hegde

Bangalore:  A new report on illegal mining in Karnataka pushes the BJP into emergency-care mode – it names the Chief Minister, BS Yeddyurappa, his family and four senior ministers in his government.  The report has been prepared by the state’s Lokayukta or ombudsman, Santosh Hedge, who claims that it has been leaked after his phones […]

Yeddyurappa-Kumaraswamy truth test unlikely

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Bangalore:  There have been reports of a challenge between Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa and HD Kumaraswamy to take a “truth test” before a deity to prove the corruption charges they have been trading against each other. But now it looks like the temple stand-off might just not happen. The entire episode started unfolding on […]

HDK trains his guns on CM

Thursday, June 16th, 2011
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Bangalore: Is Yeddyurappa carrying on reconciliation proceedings with JDS MP H.D Kumaraswamy who threatened to spill all about state BJP leaders’ secret malpractices which have unnerved him? It appears so, as HDK has given the date of June 22 (Wednesday) as the day of exposure of BJP affairs in New Delhi. The shocking news of […]

Sushma did not recommend Reddy brothers: BSY

Saturday, May 28th, 2011

Hubli: Reacting to the raging controversy triggered by comments on Reddy brothers,Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa said on Friday that BJP leader Sushma Swaraj did not influence the induction of Reddy brothers into the ministry in Karnataka. “It (cabinet) is my prerogative. Nobody recommended (them to) me,” Yeddyurappa asserted. Sushma Swaraj had refuted charges […]

Devegowda meets Governor for BJP dismissal

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Bangalore: Hassan MP and JDS supremo HD Devegowda requested the state Governor Hans Raj Bharadwaj to dismiss the BJP Govt of BS Yeddyurappa (CM) in view of Supreme Court injunctions and order nullifying the suspension of 16 MLA’s so long in wilderness due to Speaker Bopaiah’s action against them. There are 11 BJP MLAs and […]

Congress leaders join in “Raj Bhavan Chalo” agitation against CM

Monday, May 9th, 2011
G Parameshwara

Bangalore: The Congress fight will continue till CM BS Yeddyurappa resigns. He is mentally sick, so he should be admitted to a hospital, said Dr. G. Parameshwara, making a blistering verbal attack on BJP leader who refuses to quit amidst several allegations. The KPCC chief gave currency to a ‘Raj Bhavan Cahlo’ call against “corruption […]

CM (as FM) presents budget for 2011-12 with a novel farm outlook

Thursday, February 24th, 2011
Yeddyurappa Budget

Bangalore : A separate agricultural budget for state farming population was presented to the legislature along with the regular annual budget for 2011-12 by CM BS Yeddyurappa turned finance minister n his in his fifth year. Karnataka is the only state in India that has presented such as a budget. At the centre, the Railway […]

The carrot at the end of the stick that is ministership in March 2011

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

Bangalore: Now that Yeddyurappa is confirmed as CM for all five years (1000 days) of probation by BJP top leaders, when every election (ZP/TP/GP) that needs to be won is won by BJP in Karnataka, and BJP Vice president Hema Malini is beholder to all as next Rajya Sabha member from the South (India), there […]