Karnataka Assam Elections 2013

  • Mar 21, 2013 20:16 IST

    Karnataka BJP gets new chief ahead of polls

    The BJP today named Lok Sabha member and long-time RSS activist Pralhad Joshi as the party's Karnataka unit president, ending two weeks of dilly-dallying after incumbent K S Eshwarappa quit on March 7.

  • Mar 29, 2013 00:28 ISTbattle for karnataka

    Don't tire out: Cong to cadre

    Don't be complacent and stem factionalism is the message from the Congress leadership to its Karnataka unit ahead of the May 5 assembly elections. Aurangzeb Naqshbandi reports. All set to woo the voters in a triangular contest

  • Mar 31, 2013 14:58 IST

    Karnataka election will test BJP's new team: Congress

    The Congress party on Sunday said the Karnataka assembly elections in May would be the "first test" for the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) new team.

  • Making money matter
    Apr 06, 2013 00:04 IST

    Karnataka ministers get 7 times richer in just 4 yrs

    A minister in Karnataka in 2008 was, on average, more than seven times richer than what she or he had been in 2004, the year the Congress lost its majority in the assembly but continued to be in power for two more years, according to a survey. HT reports.

  • Apr 08, 2013 16:25 IST

    Jagadish Shettar BJP candidate for Karnataka polls

    Jagadish Shettar will be BJP's chief ministerial candidate in the Karnataka Assembly polls, Rajnath Singh said on Monday, even as he downplayed the issue of corruption that has plagued the party-led government in the southern state.

  • Apr 08, 2013 16:38 IST

    Not to declare Karnataka CM candidate a poll strategy: Cong

    With BJP needling it on the issue of naming its chief ministerial candidate, Congress, on Monday, said it was its strategy not to declare its choice for the post in the run-up to the Karnataka assembly polls on may 5, in which it hopes to come back to power.

  • Apr 09, 2013 00:24 IST

    Karnataka: BJP poll campaign launch a flop show

    Call it a bad omen, but the ruling BJP's big inauguration for the 2013 assembly polls in Karnataka turned out a flop show on Monday.

  • Apr 13, 2013 23:56 IST

    Karnataka polls: All parties get battle-ready

    All leading parties of Karnataka are getting battle-ready for the May 5 state assembly elections.

  • Apr 14, 2013 16:34 IST

    Manmohan, Sonia, Rahul to campaign for Karnataka polls

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and AICC vice president Rahul Gandhi will campaign for the May 5 assembly elections in Karnataka.

  • Apr 18, 2013 18:38 IST

    Karnataka: Cong's 'most eligible bachelor' worth over Rs 900 cr

    Young and suave Priya Krishna,seeking re-election as Congress candidate from a Bangalore constituency for May 5 Assembly polls, has retained his status of the richest candidate with assets of over Rs 910 crore.

  • Apr 20, 2013 00:34 IST

    BJP manifesto promises sops to the poor, farmers

    The BJP's Karnataka poll manifesto, released by party leader Arun Jaitley on Friday, addressed various segments of society such as college students, the middle classes, agriculturists and people below the poverty line.

  • Apr 23, 2013 00:30 IST

    Cong wants rebels to stand down for better prospects

    Even though the Congress managed to persuade a few strong rebel candidates in Karnataka to withdraw from the contest at the last moment, the party is still grappling with the dissidence factor. Quite a few disgruntled leaders are still determined to fight the May 5 assembly elections as independents.

  • Apr 24, 2013 00:38 IST

    EC reprimands K'tka deputy CM for poll code violation

    The Election Commission on Tuesday reprimanded Karnataka deputy chief minister KS Eshwarappa for violating the Model Code of Conduct in connection with his alleged hate speech and asked him to be cautious in future.

  • Apr 24, 2013 23:53 ISTBattle for Karnataka

    Congress poll manifesto one up on BJP's

    The Congress has stolen a march over the BJP and taken itself a step closer to the National Food Security Bill in its Karnataka election manifesto, apart from addressing the requirements of agriculture, industry and infrastructure.

  • Rahul Gandhi
    Apr 26, 2013 15:07 IST

    BJP created world record in corruption, says Rahul

    Continuing his tirade against the BJP government in Karnataka, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said it had created a “world record” in corruption, apparently referring to the charges against the party’s erstwhile leader BS Yeddyurappa, HT reports.