Campaigning for by-polls to 3 Assembly seats ends

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
BY Raghavendra

Bangalore: Campaigning for the August 21 Karnataka Assembly by-polls for three constituencies in which the ruling Congress has invested much prestige after its unimpressive Lok Sabha election performance, ended Tuesday evening. The Siddaramaiah government has spared no effort mobilising men and resource to retain the Chikkodi-Sadalga seat while eyeing to wrest Shikaripura and Bellary Rural […]

Yeddyurappa’s son B Y Raghavendra to contest Assembly bypoll

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
BY Raghavendra

Bangalore: Former Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa’s son B Y Raghavendra will contest from Shikaripur constituency, which the state BJP strongman had represented, in the August 21 by-elections being held for three seats. Yeddyurappa had vacated Shikaripura seat after he made his Lok Sabha debut in the May elections from Shimoga constituency, which his son […]

BY Raghavendra says he is BJP MP, but supports KJP

Monday, April 22nd, 2013
BY Raghavendra

Mangalore : BY Raghavendra, Shimoga MP and son of former CM BS Yeddyurappa, has said that the  Byndoor constituency  which comes under his parliamentary constituency limits has witnessed great progress owing to the several grants sanctioned by him in his capacity as MP. Speaking to reporters  during his visit to Byndoor to campaign for the […]

BY Raghavendra meets Halady, hopes he will remain in BJP

Monday, August 27th, 2012
BY Raghavendra

Kundapur:  BY Raghavendra, Shimoga MP and son of former CM BS Yeddyurappa met former Kundapur MLA Halady Srinivas Shetty on August 27, Wednesday. Later, speaking to reporters, he exuded confidence that Halady would remain in the BJP. Raghavendra was also all praise for Halady and his works to build the party in the region. He […]

Bidris transfer: Who dunnit?

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011
Shanker Bidri

Bangalore: Does BY Raghavendra MP from Shimoga, have the capacity to shift the Bangalore City Police Commissioner and an efficient IPS officer, to Railways of a sudden? Bidri was in DK district recently attending a public function, but did not realize what is coming up. It was an unexpected transfer, attributed to young Raghavendra. Mirji […]

State Bank of Mysore accounts of CM’s family exposed by Congress

Saturday, November 20th, 2010
BY Raghavendra

Bangalore: The entire amount involved in the deposit accounts maintained by CM’s two sons is estimated at Rs.20 crores only. The amounts credited to MP, Raghavendra in his Shikaripura (SBM) a/c were banked only this year in August. A mining company in Taranagal had made the remittance. The same co, sent certain amounts to Vijayendra’s […]