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25 May, 2018 11:02 AM Congress MLA KR Ramesh elected Karnataka Speaker unopposed after BJP withdraws nomination

Ramesh Kumar is a six-time MLA and has been the Speaker of Karnataka Assembly twice during the HD Deve Gowda and JH Patel governments (1994-99).  BENGALURU: Congress MLA KR Ramesh Kumar was on Friday elected unopposed as the Speaker of the Karnataka Assembly. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) withdrew the nomination of its candidate S Suresh Kumar giving 36

22 May, 2018 8:08 PM CBI records Rabri’s statement in money laundering case

Lalu Prasad was present; no other family member questioned A team of Central Bureau of Investigation officials on Tuesday recorded the statement of former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi in connection with an alleged money laundering case involving a cooperative bank run by a close aide of RJD chief Lalu Prasad. A huge amount of high-value currency notes 85

21 May, 2018 2:09 PM Honour classical Indian art forms: Vice President

Inaugurates revival ceremony of ancient dance drama ‘Ashtapadiyattam’ Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has said classical Indian art forms must not be neglected. He was speaking after inaugurating the revival ceremony of ancient dance drama ‘Ashtapadiyattam’ based on ‘Gita Govindam’ written by 12th century poet Jayadevan, in Guruvayur, on Monday 36

20 May, 2018 7:04 PM Illicit liquor claims 11 lives in U.P

At least 11 persons have died and 16 are in a serious condition after consuming spurious liquor in Kanpur Nagar and Kanpur Dehat districts, the police said on Sunday. The seriously ill have been admitted to the L.L.R. Hospital and the Ursula Horsman Memorial Hospital in Kanpur, and the District Hospital in Kanpur Dehat. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath 49

19 May, 2018 7:47 PM BJP blasts Congress' Sanjay Nirupam for comparing Karnataka Governor to dogs

Sanjay Nirupam had questioned Governor Vajubhai Vala's recent decisions to invite BS Yeddyurappa to form the government in Karnataka and to appoint KG Bopaiah as Protem Speaker. New Delhi: Just when one thought the political discourse revolving around Karnataka could not get any lower, Sanjay Nirupam of Congress stepped in and took it to the pits - comparing 61

19 May, 2018 7:37 PM Central Government Should Resign: Akhilesh Yadav On Karnataka

Akhilesh Yadav said those who thought they could buy everyone have learnt a lesson. Lucknow: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav today termed the collapse of the three-day-old BS Yeddyurappa government in Karnataka a "victory of the people's mandate" and asked the central government to resign on moral grounds. "Today, the people's mandate has prevailed 74

19 May, 2018 6:11 PM When the two ‘missing’ MLAs appeared

The two “missing” Congress MLAs — Anand Singh and Pratapgouda Patil — who turned up at a private hotel in the city on the crucial day of the floor test, caused much political tension before they emerged and joined the Congress camp at the Vidhana Soudha on Saturday evening. As MLAs started taking oath on Saturday, Mr. Singh and Mr. Patil were conspicuous 36

19 May, 2018 12:12 PM Karnataka political crisis: a chronology of events

From the BJP emerging as the single largest party in Karnataka and the midnight Supreme Court hearing to Mr. Yeddyurappa’s last-minute resignation, the way to Karnataka’s Vidhana Soudha was paved with several dramatic turn of events. Even now, following Mr. Yeddyurappa’s resignation, the Congress-JD(S) combine still has a ways to go before being able to form the government 40

18 May, 2018 1:08 PM Siddaramaiah meets Congress MLAs in Hyderabad before crucial trust vote on Saturday

HYDERABAD: Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah is in Hyderabad on Friday to meet Congress MLAs ahead of the crucial trust vote that is to be held on Saturday. To avoid poaching by the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Congress has taken a busload of MLAs to Hyderabad. The MLAs who reached Hyderabad on Friday will have to be brought back to Bengaluru 61

18 May, 2018 11:56 AM BJP MLA KG Bopaiah is Karnataka Protem Speaker, to oversee trust vote on Saturday

Bopaiah is a senior BJP leader and had won from the Virajpet seat in Karnataka.  Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala has nominated Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA KG Bopaiah as Protem Speaker. Bopaiah will be overseeing the trust vote that will be held in Karnataka Assembly on Saturday. The Supreme Court had on Friday ordered a floor test to be held in the Karnataka 65