K G BOPAIAH

  • Cong to boycott Karnataka budget session June 3, 2011

    Bangalore: The Opposition Congress in Karnataka on Friday decided to boycott the ongoing extended budget session of legislature to press for its demand for the resignation of Assembly Speaker K G Bopaiah in the light of Supreme Court's "strictures" while quashing his order disqualifying 16 MLAs. Ending two days of hectic...
  • Showdown between Governor, Speaker in K'taka October 10, 2010

    Bangalore: The political drama that is being played out in Karnataka the crisis for the BJPled government in the state has deepened with Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj now asking Speaker K.G. Bopaiah not to disqualify any MLA before the trust vote takes place on Monday. It all started...
  • Ruling BJP Speaker elected in Karnataka amid chaos December 30, 2009

    Bangalore: The ruling BJP in Karnataka on Wednesday pushed through the election of its candidate K G Bopaiah as Speaker of the Assembly amid ugly scenes overcoming a bid by Opposition JD(S) and Congress after they joined hands. A section of Congress and JD(S) members mounted atop the Speaker's podium, pulled...