The official residence building of the Karnataka Governor in Bengaluru. The Raj Bhavan is spread over an area of about 18 acres overlooking the Vidhana Soudha, the Legislators Home and the All India Radio Centre. About two and a half acres of the area is occupied by the buildings.
HD Kumaraswamy is set to take oath as Karnataka chief minister on Wednesday, but negotiations are continuing on who will hold what portfolio in the JD(S)-Congress coalition government. Follow live updates here: read more
Dubbing as “farcical” the time of 15 days given by Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala to Yeddyurappa to prove his majority, the Tamil superstar, who is set to enter politics, said that it should not have been done. read more
Singhvi, one of the Congress’ legal brains, swiftly lodged a petition challenging governor Vajubhai Vala’s invitation to Yeddyurappa to form the government after the BJP emerged as the single largest party from the May 12 assembly elections, but fell... read more
The Supreme Court also said secretary of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly will record the proceedings of the House, which will see newly sworn-in CM Yeddyurappa of the BJP taking a court-ordered floor test. read more
BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa resigned as Karnataka chief minister on Saturday, electing not to face a Supreme-Court ordered trust vote in the assembly, sparking celebrations within Congress and the Janata Dal (Secular). Here are the highlights: read more