karnataka govt formation]
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 08:23 AM IST
Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy said he is at the ‘mercy’ of Congress and not the 6.5 crore people of the state as his government had not received the full mandate.
Indo Asian News Service, Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2018 09:00 PM IST
Newly sworn-in Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Monday evening.
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Venkatesha Babu
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2018 09:22 AM IST
It remains to be seen how the Congress-JD(S) alliance works towards waiving off farmers’ loans, completing pending irrigation and drinking water projects, empowering Lokayukt and providing subsidies to weaker sections.
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 11:51 PM IST
Reacting to media reports that he is opposed to Congress leader DK Shivakumar’s induction in the cabinet, Deve Gowda said it is for the Congress to decide who from their party should be made deputy CM or any other minister, and he is only interested in the smooth functioning of the government.
By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 01:47 PM IST
Chief ministers of West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala and Delhi are on the guest list for the ceremony expected to take place on Wednesday in Bengaluru.
Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2018 09:16 AM IST
The Janata Dal (Secular) leader, whose party won 37 seats in the Karnataka assembly election, will form the government with the Congress, which won 78 seats.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 21, 2018 09:44 PM IST
Karnataka chief electoral officer said empty VVPAT boxes found in a village shed do not belong to the district or election commission, but the BJP has cried foul, saying it “exposed the enormity of irregularities in the elections”.
Centre wants to demolish democracy, misusing ED to threaten Karnataka MLAs: JD(S) leader Kumaraswamy
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2018 04:07 PM IST
Kumaraswamy, whose claim to form the government was ignored by the governor, said that giving a party without majority the opportunity to form government was “unconstitutional”.
Hindustan Times, Raipur/New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2018 07:32 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi’s tweet came after Karnataka governor Vajubhai Vala invited BJP’s BS Yeddyurappa on Wednesday night to form the government in the state.
Karnataka government formation: Congress, JD(S) cry poaching, BJP says politics an art of possibility
New Delhi/Bengaluru, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 16, 2018 04:00 PM IST
Both the Congress and the JD(S) appeared confident about keeping their flocks together as suspense over the Karnataka government formation continued.