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Karnataka BJP president BS Yeddyurappa on Sunday welcomed the floor test challenge by chief minister Kumaraswamy.(ANI Photo)

‘No objection’: BS Yeddyurappa up for Karnataka floor test challenge

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2020 04:45 PM IST
“We have no objection to No Confidence Motion. We will wait until Monday. On Monday, we are ready to face the No Confidence Motion,” said BS Yeddyurappa, who hopes to come back as Karnataka chief minister.
Karnataka assembly speaker KR Ramesh Kumar is likely to play a key role in deciding how a political crisis caused by the resignation of 16 ruling coalition legislators will pan out(PTI Photo)
Karnataka assembly speaker KR Ramesh Kumar is likely to play a key role in deciding how a political crisis caused by the resignation of 16 ruling coalition legislators will pan out(PTI Photo)

‘Will not buckle under pressure’: Karnataka Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar

Hindustan Times | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2019 08:00 AM IST
“The law will take its course without any consideration as to who the person is, what the situation is,” said the speaker when asked if it he can reject resignations if MLAs do not turn up for the appointments he has given them.
Karnataka crisis: If speaker Ramesh Kumar accepts the 14 resignation letters, it would bring down the strength of the 224-member assembly (excluding one nominated MLA) to 110, and the majority mark to 106.(ANI photo)
Karnataka crisis: If speaker Ramesh Kumar accepts the 14 resignation letters, it would bring down the strength of the 224-member assembly (excluding one nominated MLA) to 110, and the majority mark to 106.(ANI photo)

Karnataka crisis| ‘I will think all night’: Speaker keeps the suspense on rebel MLAs resignations

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2019 09:32 PM IST
Karnataka crisis: Speaker Ramesh Kumar said he was hurt by claims that he was delaying taking a decision on the resignations, and put the blame on the MLAs for turning up at his office without an appointment at 2 pm-- half an hour after he had left-- on July 6.
Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Thursday rejected the opposition BJP’s demand for him to quit.(PTI File Photo)
Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Thursday rejected the opposition BJP’s demand for him to quit.(PTI File Photo)

Karnataka crisis - ‘Why should I quit, did you’: Kumaraswamy’s sharp counter to Yeddyurappa

Bengaluru | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2020 09:52 PM IST
Kumaraswamy’s rejection came a day after a BJP delegation, led by Yeddyurappa, on Wednesday petitioned the Governor in Raj Bhavan here seeking the incumbent leader’s resignation, as he lost majority and had no moral right to continue as Chief Minister of the coalition government any longer.
(From left) GT Deve Gowda, Milind Deora, Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar and Sanjay Nirupam in Mumbai on Wednesday.(Satish Bate/HT Photo)
(From left) GT Deve Gowda, Milind Deora, Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar and Sanjay Nirupam in Mumbai on Wednesday.(Satish Bate/HT Photo)

‘Man-made disaster’: How Karnataka coalition unravelled

Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2019 11:03 AM IST
About six months before the current crisis, a similar one played out as MLAs from the two coalition partners tried to defect to the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Yeddyurappa has announced that he will also meet the Karnataka Assembly Speaker at 3 pm today to register protest over alleged tearing of resignation letters(PTI)
Yeddyurappa has announced that he will also meet the Karnataka Assembly Speaker at 3 pm today to register protest over alleged tearing of resignation letters(PTI)

‘It is not late,’ Yeddyurappa tells Kumaraswamy, asks him to quit as CM

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2019 03:13 PM IST
Yeddyurappa’s offensive comes amid frenetic efforts by both the BJP and the Congress-JD(S) coalition to seize control of the fluid political situation in the state.
Yeddyurappa is eyeing another stint in power as chief minister HD Kumaraswamy’s government teeters on the brink.(ANI)
Yeddyurappa is eyeing another stint in power as chief minister HD Kumaraswamy’s government teeters on the brink.(ANI)

Why 76-year-old Yeddyurappa is indispensable to BJP in Karnataka

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Kumar Uttam
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2019 01:13 PM IST
BS Yeddyurappa remains the party’s most popular face in Karnataka, with a standing in almost every region of the state.
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the BJP was directly involved the crisis in the Karnataka government.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the BJP was directly involved the crisis in the Karnataka government.(HT FILE PHOTO)

‘They appoint CMs in bars’: Ghulam Nabi Azad’s dig at BJP on Karnataka crisis

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 08:17 PM IST
Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday accused the BJP of orchestrating the resignation of Congress and JD(S) MLAs in Karnataka.
KR Ramesh Kumar, the Karnataka Assembly Speaker could well end up deciding the fate of the HD Kumaraswamy government on Tuesday.(HT Photo)
KR Ramesh Kumar, the Karnataka Assembly Speaker could well end up deciding the fate of the HD Kumaraswamy government on Tuesday.(HT Photo)

Karnataka govt gets a breather. 8 resignation letters don’t meet Speaker’s bar

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 04:05 PM IST
Karnataka political crisis: Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar said he would need to be convinced that the resignations sent by Congress and JDS legislators were “voluntary and genuine”.
Yeddyurappa said his party BJP had no role to play in the political crisis that has engulfed the JD(S)-Congress coalition in the state. (Photo @BSYBJP)
Yeddyurappa said his party BJP had no role to play in the political crisis that has engulfed the JD(S)-Congress coalition in the state. (Photo @BSYBJP)

No question of midterm elections, says BJP’s ex-CM Yeddyurappa

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sunetra Choudhury
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 05:58 AM IST
The remarks mark a change in stand from May, shortly after his party won 25 of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in the state.
Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa(PTI file photo)
Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa(PTI file photo)

No trust between leaders of Cong-JD(S) coalition, says BS Yeddyurappa

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sunetra Choudhury
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 07:20 AM IST
Yeddyurappa maintained that the BJP had nothing to do with the political development in the state.
Karnataka BJP state chief BS Yeduyurappa with Jagadish Shettar (left), KS Eshwarappa (right) and others during the BJP legislator party meeting at the party office in Bengaluru on Monday.(PTI photo)
Karnataka BJP state chief BS Yeduyurappa with Jagadish Shettar (left), KS Eshwarappa (right) and others during the BJP legislator party meeting at the party office in Bengaluru on Monday.(PTI photo)

BJP in no hurry to form govt in Karnataka, waits for Speaker to accept resignations

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kumar Uttam
UPDATED ON JUL 09, 2019 07:11 AM IST
The Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) alliance government in Karnataka has been on the brink of collapse since 13 MLAs put in their papers last week.
The strength of the ruling coalition in Karnataka has come down to 105, which is eight short of the half-way mark of 113. (Photo shared by CM’s media secretary)
The strength of the ruling coalition in Karnataka has come down to 105, which is eight short of the half-way mark of 113. (Photo shared by CM’s media secretary)

Karnataka CM back home, crisis meeting underway with coalition partner Congress

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2019 09:49 PM IST
Out of the 12 legislators who submitted their resignations to Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar, nine were from the Congress and three from the JD(S).
The JDS and the Congress, which joined hands after the 2018 state elections to form the government, had contested the Lok Sabha elections as a team but the two parties ended up with just one seat each.(PTI)
The JDS and the Congress, which joined hands after the 2018 state elections to form the government, had contested the Lok Sabha elections as a team but the two parties ended up with just one seat each.(PTI)

It was a surprise, says Deve Gowda’s grandson on elevation in JDS overhaul

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2019 05:34 PM IST
HD Deve Gowda’s comments on Thursday came as he inducted new leaders, HK Kumaraswamy and Nikhil Kumaraswamy to the party’s top team.
The BJP has 104 seats in the assembly as against 78 of the Congress – after accounting for the two resignations today - and 37 of the JDS. The BSP and an Independent lawmaker also support the coalition.(PTI file photo)
The BJP has 104 seats in the assembly as against 78 of the Congress – after accounting for the two resignations today - and 37 of the JDS. The BSP and an Independent lawmaker also support the coalition.(PTI file photo)

Cong heads into crisis after 2 MLAs quit, Siddaramaiah goes for a headcount

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2019 07:12 PM IST
Kumaraswamy, who is holidaying in the United States, blamed the BJP for the exit of lawmakers from his alliance partner, Congress’s party, but underscored that the BJP’s effort to get lawmakers to cross sides and pull down his government would remain a dream.
The BJP held its legislature party meeting, the first since its victory in the Lok Sabha polls in which it won 25 of 28 seats in the state.(Arijit Sen/HT File Photo)
The BJP held its legislature party meeting, the first since its victory in the Lok Sabha polls in which it won 25 of 28 seats in the state.(Arijit Sen/HT File Photo)

BJP plans to up pressure on Karnataka government

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2019 09:04 AM IST
A senior BJP leader said on condition of anonymity the BJP was confident that internal contradictions among the coalition partners would ensure the fall of the government without much effort.
The Karnataka government has been on tenterhooks almost from the time it took over on May 23, 2018 with allegations of the BJP trying to destabilise the government and coalition MLAs hobnobbing with them.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)
The Karnataka government has been on tenterhooks almost from the time it took over on May 23, 2018 with allegations of the BJP trying to destabilise the government and coalition MLAs hobnobbing with them.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)

Have orders not to topple Karnataka govt, says BJP’s Yeddyurappa

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2019 12:07 PM IST
Yeddyurappa added that the party would remain silent ‘for the time being’.
The BJP’s president of Karnataka unit BS Yeddyurappa once again called for the dissolution of the Congress-JD(S) government and fresh polls in the state.(Arijit Sen/HT File Photo)
The BJP’s president of Karnataka unit BS Yeddyurappa once again called for the dissolution of the Congress-JD(S) government and fresh polls in the state.(Arijit Sen/HT File Photo)

Yeddyurappa pushes for mid-terms polls in Karnataka again

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 01:43 PM IST
The BJP had predicted the collapse of the ruling coalition and an increase in its tally in the assembly after the Lok Sabha election results, claiming that 20 odd Congress MLAs were unhappy with the government and may take any decision anytime.
BS Yeddyurappa had claimed earlier in April that stalwarts of the Congress-JD(S)coalition would face defeat in the Lok Sabha election 2019(PTI)
BS Yeddyurappa had claimed earlier in April that stalwarts of the Congress-JD(S)coalition would face defeat in the Lok Sabha election 2019(PTI)

‘Cong MLAs unhappy with Karnataka govt, may take decision soon’: Yeddyurappa

Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2019 02:29 PM IST
The Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) alliance government in the southern state has faced a turbulent time since it came to power in the state on May 23, 2018, after the state assembly elections.
Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: In Shimoga, Yeddyurappa’s son takes on Bangarappa’s son(PTI)
Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: In Shimoga, Yeddyurappa’s son takes on Bangarappa’s son(PTI)

Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: In Shimoga, Yeddyurappa’s son takes on Bangarappa’s son

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2019 06:14 PM IST
In 2019 Lok Sabha elections, it is again a contest between BS Raghavendra and Madhu Bangarappa in Shimoga. Congress is fighting the Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka in an alliance with the Janata Dal (Secular), led by Deve Gowda.
Lok Sabha elections 2019| ‘Fighting 7 Lok Sabha seats yet dreaming of PM post’: Yeddyurappa mocks Deve Gowda(PTI)
Lok Sabha elections 2019| ‘Fighting 7 Lok Sabha seats yet dreaming of PM post’: Yeddyurappa mocks Deve Gowda(PTI)

Lok Sabha elections 2019| ‘Fighting 7 Lok Sabha seats yet dreaming of PM post’: Yeddyurappa mocks Deve Gowda

Shimoga (Karnataka) | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2019 03:28 PM IST
Gowda had said in a recent interview that unlike BJP veteran LK Advani, he is not going to retire from active politics and that if Congress president Rahul Gandhi becomes the Prime Minister of the country, he will be sitting by his side.
A faculty member of Mount Carmel English High School in Bengaluru was sacked after its question paper for class 8 students asked if a farmer’s friend was an earthworm or Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy or BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa, an official said on Thursday.(AP)
A faculty member of Mount Carmel English High School in Bengaluru was sacked after its question paper for class 8 students asked if a farmer’s friend was an earthworm or Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy or BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa, an official said on Thursday.(AP)

Bengaluru teacher sacked for equating BS Yeddyurappa, HD Kumaraswamy with earthworms

Bengaluru | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2019 06:56 AM IST
The question, which was asked in the annual examination paper for Kannada language for 8th standard students, soon went viral on social media platforms for its political tone.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi(PTI file photo)
Congress president Rahul Gandhi(PTI file photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Can Congress, JD-S clinch a win in Karnataka?

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2019 09:49 AM IST
With around three weeks to go for Lok Sabha elections, talk on party strategies has centred on the advantage that the ruling Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) alliance enjoys over BJP.
BJP Lok Sabha Candidate from Bangalore South Tejasvi Surya showing victory sign after filing his nomination for Lok Sabha elections at Jayanagar, in Bengaluru on Tuesday.(PTI file photo)
BJP Lok Sabha Candidate from Bangalore South Tejasvi Surya showing victory sign after filing his nomination for Lok Sabha elections at Jayanagar, in Bengaluru on Tuesday.(PTI file photo)

28-yr-old to represent BJP in its Bengaluru south bastion

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON MAR 27, 2019 12:02 AM IST
After days of suspense, the Bharatiya Janata Party has fielded Tejasvi Surya, a 28-year-old lawyer and nephew of BJP legislator from Karnataka Ravi Subramanya, from Bengaluru South Lok Sabha seat.
BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa refuted the allegations levelled by the Congress that he paid bribe of Rs 1,800 crore to the BJP top leadership.(PTI)
BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa refuted the allegations levelled by the Congress that he paid bribe of Rs 1,800 crore to the BJP top leadership.(PTI)

‘Prove it or will sue you’: Yeddyurappa to Congress on Rs 1800 cr bribe charge

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2019 05:15 PM IST
Soon after the Congress alleged that BS Yeddyurappa paid bribes to top BJP leadership and sought a probe by the Lokpal, the BJP leader dismissed the charge as baseless.
The Congress on Friday demanded an independent probe into a media report that alleged former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa had paid bribes running into hundreds of crores of rupees to senior BJP leaders.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
The Congress on Friday demanded an independent probe into a media report that alleged former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa had paid bribes running into hundreds of crores of rupees to senior BJP leaders.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

For brand-new Lokpal, Congress suggests its first case - Yeddyurappa diary

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2019 03:57 PM IST
Randeep Surjewala referred to a report published by news magazine, Caravan as ‘Yeddy diaries’ saying BS Yeddyurappa made payouts to senior BJP leaders during his tenure as Karnataka chief minister.
File photo of Narendra Modi and V Dhananjay Kumar.(PTI)
File photo of Narendra Modi and V Dhananjay Kumar.(PTI)

Former Union minister V Dhananjay Kumar dies in Karnataka at the age of 67

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Venkatesha Babu
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2019 11:15 PM IST
From being the blue-eyed boy of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) central leadership to becoming an outcast of the same party in Karnataka, the political journey of former Union minister V Dhananjay Kumar, who died in Mangaluru on Monday, was tumultuous to say the least.
PM Modi’s interaction with party workers left many opposition parties angry, with leaders saying it was badly timed given the stand-off with Pakistan following an air strike by India on a Jaish-e-Mohammed camp and a subsequent incursion by Pakistani jets.(ANI)
PM Modi’s interaction with party workers left many opposition parties angry, with leaders saying it was badly timed given the stand-off with Pakistan following an air strike by India on a Jaish-e-Mohammed camp and a subsequent incursion by Pakistani jets.(ANI)

Opposition questions timing of PM Modi’s mega interaction with BJP workers

New Delhi | By HT Correspondents
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2019 01:27 AM IST
The Congress accused BJP of politicising the bravery of the armed forces, while referring to former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa’s comment that India’s “pre-emptive strike” in Pakistan will help his party win over 22 out of 28 Lok Sabha seats in the southern state.
My statement is being reported out of context, tweeted Yeddyurappa.(PTI)
My statement is being reported out of context, tweeted Yeddyurappa.(PTI)

IAF airstrike will help BJP win 22 seats, says Yeddyurappa, then ‘clarifies’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2019 01:56 PM IST
BS Yeddyurappa had made the comments on Wednesday while speaking to reporters in Chitradurga.
BS Yeddyurappa(File)
BS Yeddyurappa(File)

IAF airstrike will help BJP win 22 seats, says BS Yeddyurappa; Cong says ‘disgusting’

Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2019 10:17 AM IST
Yeddyurappa’s remarks came in for sharp criticism from Congress leaders, who took to Twitter to condemn the statement. Congress’s Karnataka unit president Dinesh Gundu Rao said the BJP leader’s statement was disgusting.
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