KPCC to file a case against Janardhana Poojary and A H Vishwanath

Sunday, September 11th, 2016
poojary vishwanath

Mangaluru/Bengaluru : The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee is gearing up to build a case against former MPs Janardhana Poojary and A H Vishwanath for issuing media statements against the partys government led by Siddaramaiah. On a suggestion by Digvijaya Singh, who is the party general secretary in charge of Karnataka, the state Congress unit decided to bring […]

It’s all in the family, KSE says on party rift

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
K S Eshwarappa

Bengaluru: BJP leader K S Eshwarappa said on Tuesday that differences of opinion among family members were common and BJP, which is also a family, is no exception. The Congress could never use the BJP’s for political gains under any circumstance, he said. Speaking to mediapersons in Shivamogga, he said in every family, there will […]

Sangh Parivar trying to divide society, says Dinesh Gundu Rao

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Balehonnur: The BJP is conspiring to create unrest in the society. By assaulting Dalits in the name of cow protection, the Sangh Parivar is trying to divide the society,” said KPCC working president Dinesh Gundu Rao. Calling the assault a condemnable act, the minister also warned that the Congress would oppose all the moves of […]

MLC Ivan D’Souza appointed as spokesperson of KPCC

Saturday, March 19th, 2016
Ivan D souza

Mangaluru : Mangaluru MLC, Ivan D’Souza has been appointed as the Spokesperson of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee on Saturday. Ivan D’Souza is a known name in political and social circles in Mangalore. Always in the forefront fighting for social causes. Ivan has a distinctive urge to serve the society which he is doing with sincerity […]

District Congress Committee releases zilla panchayat candidates list

Saturday, February 6th, 2016
Zilla Panchayath election

Mangaluru : The Dakshina Kannada District Congress Committee on Friday released the party candidates list for the upcoming zilla panchayat elections. Releasing the list of 36 candidates in the presence of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee observer and former Legislative Council chairman V.R. Sudarshan here, Mr. B. Ramanath Rai said it was prepared as per the […]

Cong. getting ready for ZP, TP polls

Saturday, January 2nd, 2016

Mangaluru : After tasting victory in the elections to the Legislative Council, the Congress is now preparing to face the elections to the zilla and taluk panchayats. Addressing media here on Thursday, Ivan D’Souza, MLC and secretary, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC), said that the party would begin accepting applications from aspirants. The KPCC has […]

Congress to suspend ‘rebel’ ex-MP, MLC

Monday, December 14th, 2015
Jaya Prakash Hegde

Bengaluru : The Congress party is likely to suspend its former MP, K Jayaprakash Hegde, and sitting MLC B T Dayananda Reddy for contesting the Legislative Council elections from Dakshina Kannada and Bengaluru Urban local body constituencies respectively as rebel cndidates. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and State Congress president G Parameshwara are likely to meet in […]

Congress man Mohammed Badruddin died in Bengaluru

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015
Mohammed Badruddin

Mangaluru: Congress leader, NSUI member Mohammed Badruddin (58) died in Bengaluru after he collapsed on a sofa due to low blood sugar on Tuesday August 25. Badruddin was at Bengaluru to meet his friend, former MLC Saleem Mohammed on Monday night. On Tuesday morning he met MLC Saleem Mohammed, while he was sitting on the […]

KPCC warn Vijaynath Shetty to take disciplinary action

Monday, February 9th, 2015
KPCC President

Mangaluru : KPCC appointed a team of observers to check the activities of Bharatiya Hindu Parishat (BHP). The Party have already taken disciplinary action against Kavu Hemanath Shetty, and removed him from the President of Puttur Block Congress Committee.  The party believed in inclusive politics, not an isolated attempts like Mr. Shetty without getting the […]

Ivan D’Souza, likely to be nominated as Legislative Council member

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
Ivan D'Souza

Mangalore : Ivan D’Souza, secretary, KPCC is likely to nominated as the member of Legislative Council by Congress. His name was already in the list of candidates. Sidharamiah, chief minister, Karnataka had sent his name along with four other to the Governor for his approval. Ivan D’Souza said to media for the post of nominated […]