December 01, 2021 02:36 (IST)
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Karnataka Congress calls PM Modi 'Angootha-chhaap', triggers controversy

Bengaluru/IBNS: A bitter political row was triggered in Karnataka ahead of two bypolls after the state Congress attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "angootha-chhaap" or illiterate.

Mysuru gangrape case: 5 arrested, sixth accused on the run

Mysuru/IBNS: Five people have been arrested in connection with the gangrape incident which occurred in Mysuru, the Karnataka Police said Saturday, media reports said.

Victim of fake Facebook account, Karnataka man returns after 600 days in Saudi jail

Bengaluru/IBNS: A man from Karnataka returned from Saudi Arabia after spending 600 days in jail over allegations of blasphemy and derogatory Facebook messages about Mecca and the king of Saudi Arabia.

NEP implementation is undemocratic, dictatorial: former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru/UNI: Senior Congress leader and former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the decision of the state government to implement the New Education Policy from the current academic year is undemocratic and dictatorial.

Karnataka portfolio allocation: CM Basavaraj Bommai keeps finance, sacrifices water resources

Bengaluru/UNI: Karnataka Governor Thawarchand Gehlot on Saturday announced the list of the portfolios allocated to the new ministers with Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai keeping Finance and Bengaluru Development instead of Water Resources which he had held previously.

Basavaraj Bommai reiterates Karnataka's stand, hopes early approval of Mekedatu plan

Bengaluru/UNI: Reiterating Karnataka's no-compromise stand on taking up Mekedatu project, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday expressed hope that the central government would approve the DPR submitted by the state to construct a dam across the disputed site.

Karnataka ministry formation, BJP central leadership working on formula to avoid seniors' revolt

Bengaluru/UNI: The BJP central leadership, in discussion with state leaders including Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai and Union Minister Prahlad Joshi, have worked out a formula of announcing the list of ministers phase wise to avoid possible revolt of senior party legislators who could be dropped from the yet-to-be formed ministry.

Karnataka ministry likely to have imprint of central cabinet expansion matrix

Bengaluru/UNI: Following his second visit to Delhi for forming a new ministry in the state, the political pundits and BJP insiders are speculating that the central leadership may weigh the political prospects of the party in the poll-bound state.

Basavaraj Bommai takes oath as Karnataka CM, succeeds BS Yediyurappa

Bengaluru/IBNS: Succeeding 79-year old BS Yediyurappa, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA and former state Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai took oath as the new Karnataka Chief Minister Wednesday.

BJP picks up Basavaraj Bommai as new Karnataka CM, Yediyurappa congratulates his successor

Bengaluru/IBNS: Basavaraj S. Bommai, who was the home minister in BS Yediyurappa cabinet has been picked up by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to become the new chief minister of Karnataka.

BJP's Karnataka legislature party meets to decide the next CM after BSY's resignation

Bengaluru/IBNS: The decision on Karnataka succession can come soon as the BJP state legislature party will meet this evening following BS Yediyurappa's resignation last evening, according to media reports.

Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa announces resignation

Bengaluru/IBNS: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa Monday announced his resignation, dropping the curtains on the speculations over which way the state politics was heading.

Karnataka succession: Nadda rebuffs speculations on BSY's exit

Goa/IBNS: Yediyurappa is running Karnataka well, BJP national president JP Nadda has said, dismissing speculations surrounding change in Karnataka leadership, according to media reports

Union Minister Pralhad Joshi rejects speculations over his succession as Karnataka CM

New Delhi/IBNS: Union Minister for Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi on Saturday denied reports that he could be the next chief minister of Karnataka and added that he wasn't aware of the exit of Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, according to media reports.

Red alert issued for flood-hit districts of Karnataka

Bengaluru/IBNS: Extremely heavy rainfall has been forecast for Karnataka for at least nine districts and many areas are already experiencing flooding.