The govt has no regard for the Congress supports the JD-S: Yeddyruappa

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Bengaluru: The BJP on Monday lamented that Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala’s speech to the joint session of the legislature was mum on the farmer loan waiver by the JD-S-Congress coalition government. BJP’s state unit president and opposition leader B.S. Yeddyruappa in a statement here said “The governor’s maiden address to the fifteenth newly constituted meeting […]

Opp. Parties in legislature demand resignation of CM

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Belgaum : Close on the heels of Vital Arabhavi ‘s suicide by drinking poison, when the legislative session was on, the opposition parties (JD-S & BJP) demanded resignation of CM for his failure to fix a minimum sale price on sugar cane as demanded by striking farmers among whom the late Vital was one. CM […]

Karnataka bypolls: Congress storms JD-S bastion, wins two LS seats

Saturday, August 24th, 2013
Karnataka bypolls

Bangalore: Storming the JD-S bastion, the ruling Congress in Karnataka on Saturday won the Mandya and Bangalore Rural Lok Sabha seats with impressive margins.  Multi-lingual actress Ramya, making her electoral debut, trounced JD(S) candidate C S Puttaraju in Mandya by a margin of 67,611 votes, officials said. In Bangalore Rural, D K Suresh (Cong) registered […]

LS byelections: BJP withdraws its nominees

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

Bangalore : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday withdrew its candidates from byelections to the Bangalore rural and Mandya Lok Sabha constituencies as part of an understanding with the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) to take on the ruling Congress. BJP legislator M Srinivas representing the Bangalore South Assembly constituency withdrew his papers from the Bangalore […]

HDK in coastal talukas: cuts down Congress and BJP to size

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Udupi: Eager to identify himself as a coastal leader as well, with a star marriage connection, and to establish JD-S on a firm footing when there is not a single JD-S elected representative here, the state JD-S chief and MP, H.D. Kumaraswamy has shown confidence in local people voting for his Candidate Bhoje Gowda, in […]

JD-s in a Campaign trail in Udupi, after nominating Bhoje Gowda for by-poll

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
Bache Gowda Nomination

Udupi: The JD-s has set up it own Candidate Bhoje Gowda of Chikkamagalur for the Udupi-Chikkamagalur by-poll due month, and Campaigning against BJP is in full force now. Meetings are taking place in towns. The sate JD-s unit-chief former CM, H.D. Kumaraswamy in a speech before JD-s workers after nomination papers were filed, lashed out […]

62 MLAs attend Yeddy’s lunch that brings ex-CM and Shettar closer

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Bangalore: The accent is on brining CM Sadananda Gowda down, as he is reported to be hobnobbing with another Gowda, MP and Supremo of JD-s and ignoring B.S. Yeddyurappa who thinks his (CM’s) scheduled period in power is up, and he should quit. He (Yeddy) told the CM so directly last week, but his direct […]

JD-s hesitates to set up Madhu Bangarappa in Udupi by- polls

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Udupi: The JD-s is hard put to nominate anyone in a small by-poll in Udupi-Chikkamagalur, after Dr. V.S. Acharya (BJP) died, and Madhu Bangarappa who was fancied as a JD-s candidates was not selected by the Gowda family party. The by-poll winner will be MP only for an year or less, as sate elections are […]

Congressmen mourn the loss of BJP leader Dr. V.S. Acharya

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Udupi: There was a time when Dr. V.S Acharya’s resignation was demanded by opposition parties (congress, JD-s, CPI-M and others) repeatedly as Home minister, as Muzrai minister, or as Education minister for one reason or other. recently it was for making Zouk Island Festival a porn show by hippy foreigners in naked postures. Dr. Acharya […]

JD-S convention in Moodabidri on February 12

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Mangalore: JD-S is setting foot on Coastal districts in Udupi and Mangalore, even Moodabidri, Jain Centre. A convention of Janata Dal-Secular group workers of DK will be held in Moodabidri on Sunday, February 12, according to K. Amarnath Shetty, former Janatha minister. Talking to Press at Hotel Woodlands near Jyothi Circle, Shetty informed that a […]