UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2019 11:48 PM IST
The House was adjourned till Wednesday, when the new speaker will be elected. The BJP has confirmed that senior leader KG Bopaiah will be its nominee.
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2020 06:29 AM IST
Speaker Ramesh Kumar’s disqualification order does, however, end any possibility that some of the 14 rebels could be persuaded by the Congress-JDS team to change their mind at a later date and vote against the freshly minted chief minister BS Yediyurappa.
New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2020 10:03 PM IST
Ramesh Kumar’s application also asked if the top court could dictate a timeline to the Assembly Speaker. It argued that the speaker needed time to verify if the resignations tendered by the MLAs were voluntary or forced. I
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2019 10:33 PM IST
Jadhav had resigned as MLA of the Chincholi Assembly constituency last month even as he was facing proceedings under the Anti-defection laws for violating a whip issued by the Congress party ahead of the Budget session in February.
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2018 02:13 PM IST
Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy will shortly move a motion to initiate the floor test in the Assembly, in Bengaluru on Friday.
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2018 10:43 AM IST
With the support of 78 legislators and two independents, the Congress is set to get 22 of the 34 ministries in Karnataka, while the JD(S) will get the rest, including the chief minister’s post, for which HD Kumaraswamy was sworn in on Wednesday.