C.M. Ibrahim to quit Congress

Thursday, January 27th, 2022

Bengaluru :  Veteran Congress leader and MLC C.M. Ibrahim hinted at quitting the Congress Party. “My association with the Congress party is now a closed chapter. AICC has given me a Sankranti gift. Smt. Sonia Gandhi has lessened my burden and I am now free to take decisions. I left JDS and followed Siddaramaiah to […]

JD(S) stage protest against hike in prices of essential commodities

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

Mangaluru : The members of DK District unit of the JD(S) staged a protest in front of the Mini Vidhana Saudha to condemn the hike in prices of essential commodities including fuel and LPG. The protestors alleged that the Union as well as the state governments have failed to check the rising prices. The agitators […]

Various like minded organisations stage protest against Land Reforms Acts

Monday, September 28th, 2020
farmer Protest

Mangaluru : Various like minded organisations as well as political parties staged a protest against the amendments to the Land Reforms Act and APMC Act in front of the Mini Vidhana Saudha in Mangaluru on September 28, Monday. The protestors shouted slogans against the Centre and State for what they termed as several anti-people and anti- […]

JD(S) has suffered due to alliances with BJP, Congress, says H D Deve Gowda

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

Belagavi : Janata Dal (Secular) supremo H D Deve Gowda said that his party has suffered by entering into alliances with the BJP and Congress in the state. Henceforth, they would concentrate on strengthening the party by sitting in the opposition and would not enter into an alliance with either of the parties. Gowda told […]

Congress, JD(S) daydreaming on forming alliance : Kannada and Culture Minister C T Ravi

Friday, November 29th, 2019

Bengaluru : Kannada and Culture Minister C T Ravi on Thursday hit out at the Congress and the JD(S), accusing the two parties of silently working towards an alliance. “They are daydreaming of stitching another opportunistic alliance, after December 9, when the bypoll results will be out,” Ravi told reporters. “They think people have forgotten […]

Karnataka by-elections : JDS releases list of 10 candidates

Thursday, November 14th, 2019

Bengaluru : The JDS on Thursday released a list of 10 candidates for the by-elections at 15 assembly constituencies, scheduled to be held on December 5. As per the list released the party has fielded Devaraju from Krishnarajpet, Javarayi Gowda from Yeshwanthpur, Mallikarjun from Ranebennur, Anjappa Jatappa from Hirekerur, NM Nabi from Vijayanagar, KP Bache […]

Bengaluru : JD(S) leader arrested for role in job fraud case

Friday, October 25th, 2019

Bengaluru : The Upparpet police arrested a JD(S) leader for his involvement in a job fraud. Dhanraj, 62, was arrested following a complaint filed in May this year by Siddaiah, a native of Tumakuru, and a former sub-inspector with the City Armed Reserve (CAR) force, who also accused former IAS officer T Sham Bhatt and […]

Former minister Pramod Madhvaraj has resigned from the JDS

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Mangaluru : Pramod Madhwaraj, former Congress MLA from Udupi and former Minister, who had contested this year’s Lok Sabha election from Udupi-Chikkamagaluru constituency on Janata Dal (Secular) ticket, has resigned from the Janata Dal (Secular). He was the combined candidate of the Congress and the Janata Dal (Secular) after the Congress gave away the Lok […]

JD(S) single winning candidate Prajwal Revanna to resign

Friday, May 24th, 2019

Hasan : Prajwal Revanna, the lone JD(S) candidate who won the Lok Sabha election from Hassan, announced Friday that he will resign in order to vacate the seat for his grandfather, HD Deve Gowda who lost from Tumkur. “I thought about this all night and I’ve arrived at this decision,” Prajwal said. “I don’t intend […]

Cong-JDS govt is stable, asserts Deve Gowda

Tuesday, December 25th, 2018

Bengaluru: JD(S) supremo and former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda on Monday, December 24 dismissed any threat to the ruling coalition headed by his son HD Kumaraswamy after the recent cabinet rejig. The government was stable and the alliance will efficiently fight the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, he told reporters. “Nothing will happen…why do you […]