BSY has not said anything objectionable in audio clip : Minister V Somanna

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

Mysuru : Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa has not said anything objectionable in the audio that has become viral on the social media, Housing and District incharge Minister V Somanna said. Speaking to media persons here, on Saturday, he said, Yediyurappa is a towering leader of the party and supreme leader of the state, who […]

Conspiracy being hatched to unseat Yediyurappa : MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Bengaluru : BJP MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal, facing the ire of party’s central leadership over his utterances on delay in grant of central aid for flood relief, alleged on Wednesday some people in the party were hatching a conspiracy to unseat Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa. “You want one more month to go like this […]

Centre hasn’t rejected Karnataka’s flood report : CM B.S Yediyurappa

Friday, October 4th, 2019

Belagavi : Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa stated that Centre has not rejected the report regarding flood and rain damages submitted by the state. Figures given by the state and those with the Centre were not tallying, hence a two-member team of officials from the state has gone to New Delhi to confirm the report. […]

G Somashekhar Reddy threatens to quit in Division of Ballari

Saturday, September 28th, 2019

Bengaluru : BJP legislator G Somashekhar Reddy on Saturday threatened Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa to quit the party if Ballari is split to create a new Vijayanagar district. Addressing presspersons on the issue Somashekhar said, “The Yediyurappa before deciding anything on the issue must compulsorily call us for a discussion on this. Just because someone […]

SC/STs to get interest-free loans, more milk subsidy : B S Yediyurappa

Monday, September 16th, 2019

Bengaluru : Currently, milk producers in the state receive a subsidy of Rs 5 per litre. Milk producers belonging to SC/ST communities will get Rs 6, with the additional Re 1 funded under the Scheduled Castes Sub-Plan and Tribal Sub-Plan, Yediyurappa said. Also, a new scheme will be rolled out to give Rs 10,000 to […]

Bengaluru : BJP forms team to study beef ban laws

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Bengaluru : The ruling BJP has formed an internal party team to study laws pertaining to the ban on cattle slaughter enacted by other states, even as Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa is under pressure from ‘gaurakshaks’ to prohibit the killing of cows in Karnataka. The Yediyurappa-led BJP had, in 2010, passed a bill that essentially […]

Yediyurappa sworn in as Karnataka CM

Friday, July 26th, 2019

Bengaluru: Karnataka BJP president B S Yediyurappa was sworn in as Chief Minister of the state for the fourth time on Friday. Governor Vajubhai Vala administered the oath of office and secrecy to the 76-year old Yediyurappa at a ceremony at the Raj Bhavan. Yediyurappa alone was sworn-in. Yediyurappa-led BJP ministry is assuming office three […]

PM dubs Siddaramaiah govt ‘seeda Rupaiya (money first) sarkar’

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Davangere : In a blistering attack on the Siddaramaiah government in Karnataka, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dubbed it as “seeda Rupaiya sarkar” (money first) which should not be allowed to continue ‘even for a minute’. “It is now certain that this Karnataka government will go,” he told a BJP farmers’ rally here, asserting that […]