Articles about Karnataka Legislative Assembly

Karnataka: Deve Gowda, three others, elected to Rajya Sabha unopposed

13 Jun 2020

Politics
Karnataka: Deve Gowda, three others, elected to Rajya Sabha unopposed

Four politicians — JD(S) patriarch and former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda, Congress veteran Mallikarjun Kharge, and BJP's Eranna Kadadi and Ashok Gasti — were elected to the Rajya Sabha on Friday unopposed from Karnataka.

Siddaramaiah resigns as Congress Legislature Party leader after Karnataka by-polls

09 Dec 2019

Politics
Siddaramaiah resigns as Congress Legislature Party leader after Karnataka by-polls

On Monday, Congress leader and former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah resigned as the party legislature leader after the Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in the state by-polls.

Karnataka by-polls: BJP leading in 12 seats; Congress in 2

09 Dec 2019

Politics
Karnataka by-polls: BJP leading in 12 seats; Congress in 2

The counting of votes for the Karnataka by-polls commenced at 8 am on Monday and the results are expected post noon.

Karnataka: Congress expels 14 lawmakers who brought down coalition

31 Jul 2019

Politics
Karnataka: Congress expels 14 lawmakers who brought down coalition

On Tuesday, Congress expelled 14 of its lawmakers who were responsible for bringing down the coalition government in Karnataka.

#KarnatakaCrisis: Speaker summons 12 rebel MLAs, floor test today

22 Jul 2019

Politics
#KarnatakaCrisis: Speaker summons 12 rebel MLAs, floor test today

Karnataka assembly speaker KR Ramesh on Monday summoned 12 rebel MLAs of Congress, whose resignations have endangered the coalition's survival.

#KarnatakaCrisis: After missing deadlines, Kumaraswamy faces floor test today

22 Jul 2019

Politics
#KarnatakaCrisis: After missing deadlines, Kumaraswamy faces floor test today

As the Karnataka Assembly resumes on Monday, the tottering Congress-JD(S) alliance faces its final test.

#KarnatakaCrisis: Before floor test, rebel Congress-MLA says will support Kumaraswamy

18 Jul 2019

Politics
#KarnatakaCrisis: Before floor test, rebel Congress-MLA says will support Kumaraswamy

In a slight relief for the tottering coalition of Karnataka, a rebel MLA, who tendered his resignation earlier this month said he will vote for the Congress-JD(S) government in floor test on Thursday.

#KarnatakaCrisis: Unwilling to meet Congress leaders, MLAs write to police

15 Jul 2019

Politics
#KarnatakaCrisis: Unwilling to meet Congress leaders, MLAs write to police

In a major embarrassment to Congress, fourteen rebel MLAs of Karnataka Assembly wrote a letter to Mumbai Police seeking protection from senior leaders who might meet them.

Amid Karnataka crisis, why this Mumbai hotel took the spotlight

09 Jul 2019

Politics
Amid Karnataka crisis, why this Mumbai hotel took the spotlight

As the Karnataka government reels under a string of resignations from MLAs of the ruling Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition, an upscale hotel in Mumbai's Bandra Kurla Complex took centerstage.

SM Krishna: Quit Congress because of Rahul Gandhi's 'constant interference'

10 Feb 2019

Politics
SM Krishna: Quit Congress because of Rahul Gandhi's 'constant interference'

On Saturday, former Karnataka Chief Minister and BJP leader SM Krishna attacked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi.

Democratic right-to-vote in Karnataka-polls, but can't travel to India: Mallya

27 Apr 2018

World
Democratic right-to-vote in Karnataka-polls, but can't travel to India: Mallya

Liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya, who had represented Karnataka twice in Rajya Sabha, today said it was his democratic right to vote in state assembly polls, but lamented that he cannot travel to India.

Bengaluru: Private doctors on indefinite strike from today

16 Nov 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru: Private doctors on indefinite strike from today

About 6,000 private hospitals/clinics in Bengaluru have shut down their OPD services and elective surgeries indefinitely in protest against amendments proposed to the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments Bill.

Former Karnataka CM SM Krishna to join BJP today

22 Mar 2017

Politics
Former Karnataka CM SM Krishna to join BJP today

Former Karnataka CM SM Krishna will be joining BJP in the presence of party chief Amit Shah in Delhi.

Congress veteran SM Krishna to join BJP on 15 March

14 Mar 2017

Politics
Congress veteran SM Krishna to join BJP on 15 March

Karnataka BJP President B S Yeddyurappa stated to the media that former Congress leader SM Krishna will join the BJP on 15 March.

SM Krishna to join BJP:  BS Yeddyurappa

04 Feb 2017

Politics
SM Krishna to join BJP: BS Yeddyurappa

Karnataka unit president BS Yeddyurappa announced that veteran Congress politician SM Krishna would soon join the BJP.

S. M. Krishna resigns from the Congress

29 Jan 2017

Politics
S. M. Krishna resigns from the Congress

S. M. Krishna, former Karnataka Chief Minister and the Congress party's senior most member, announced his retirement from politics yesterday, taking the Congress party by surprise.