Kumaraswamy, BSY will not be the next CM – Siddaramaiah

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Bangaluru: Neither B S Yeddyurappa nor H D Kumaraswamy will become the CM in the upcoming Assembly polls said Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. Addressing the media at Chikkaballapur on Friday CM Siddaramaiah criticized H D Kumaraswamy on his comment regarding the Yettinahole project meanwhile State BJP President B S Yeddyurappa was also lashed on failing to […]

Kumaraswamy rules out wife Anita, nephew Prajwal contesting elections

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Mangaluru: State Janata Dal (Secular) chief H D Kumaraswamy has ruled out the possibilities of his wife Anita Kumaraswamy or nephew Prajwal Revanna contesting the forthcoming assembly elections. Setting to rest speculations in this regard, Kumaraswamy, MLA from Ramanagar said he has already directed party workers to scout for potential candidates from constituencies from where […]

Congress and BJP responsible for riots in Uttara Kannada: Kumaraswamy

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Bengaluru: Janata Dal (S) State President and former CM H.D. Kumaraswamy blamed BJP and Congress party for all the chaos and riots held in Uttara Kannada district. He said that both the parties are replicating the Muzaffarnagar experiment ahead of the State Assembly polls in Karnataka. Kumaraswamy said the riots in Uttara Kannada are similar […]

JD(S) announced its social media page ‘Namma HDK’

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Bengaluru: JD(S) announced its social media page ‘Namma HDK’ to inform on party’s campaign and other activities. Followers can receive information on party programs by giving a miss call at 94839 86999. Namma HDK page will have in it all the latest news updates of party’s State President Kumaraswamy’s campaigns, public meetings, speeches and daily […]

No need support from the Congress or the BJP for Assembly elections: Kumaraswamy

Monday, June 19th, 2017
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Mangaluru : Janatha Dal (Secular) state president H D Kumaraswamy said there is no question of partnering with the BJP or the Congress either before or after Assembly elections. Addressing reporters in Mangaluru on Sunday, he said the JD(S) is not in need of support from the Congress or the BJP, but they do. Referring […]

Council polls: HDK confident of party nominee’s victory

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Mysuru : Speaking to media, Kumaraswamy said, “The electoral college that comprises educated voters are sure to support the JD(S), that always stood for pro-development. Barring the then primary and secondary education minister H J Govindegowda who had taken measures to recruit one lakh teachers, it was JD(S) government (in alliance with BJP) that came later under […]

Sexual offenders to be brought under Goonda (Amendment) Bill

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
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Bangalore : The Legislative Assembly on Monday passed, amid pandemonium, the Karnataka Prevention of Dangerous Activities of Bootleggers, Drug-offenders, Gamblers, Goondas, Immoral Traffic Offenders, Slum-Grabbers and Video or Audio Pirates (Amendment) Bill, 2014, without a discussion. Moving the Bill, Home Minister K.J. George requested the House to pass the Bill that will now include “acid […]

KPCC chief’s “poison” barb at Gowda stokes controversy

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
KPCC chief's "poison" barb at Gowda stokes controversy

Bangalore : Stoking a controversy with a no-holds barred personal attack on former prime minister HD Deve Gowda, KPCC President G Parameshwara today taunted the JDS chief over his alleged remark in the past that he would consume poison if his party did not win Assembly elections. “Just nine months back, the senior Gowda had […]

Kumaraswamy sees conspiracy against JD(S)

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Bangalore: Janata Dal (Secular) leader and former Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Wednesday accused the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of hatching a conspiracy against his party. After launching the party’s election campaign in the Bangalore Rural Lok Sabha constituency, where it has fielded Prabhakara Reddy, Mr. Kumaraswamy attributed the party’s defeat in […]

Budget a bundle of lies: Kumaraswamy

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Bangalore: Janata Dal (Secular) leader and the former Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Wednesday, termed the 2014-15 budget estimates as a “bundle of lies” and said he is disappointed at the insipid budget presented by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. While speaking at the Legislative Assembly, he wondered whether sops announced for various sectors were mere book […]