Karnataka BJP

  • A Billion Votes: Narendra Modi will make India prosperous, says Ananth Kumar 15-01-2014 07:00 PM

    Karnataka BJP leader Ananth Kumar told CNN-IBN on the occasion of Makar Sankranti that his special prayers were for the people of India who should be delivered from corruption and scams. ...
  • Want to join BJP to help Narendra Modi become PM: Yeddyurappa 03-01-2014 09:13 AM

    Bangalore: Former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa said that the people that people in Karnataka want him to re-join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to help Narendra Modi become the prime minister of the country. "Long back I had written a letter to NDA chairman that I am going to...
  • Yeddyurappa attacks Congress, warms up to BJP 16-07-2013 06:26 PM

    Bangalore: From his main objective of unseating the BJP government in Karnataka, former Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa seems to be coming the full-circle as he trained his guns on ruling Congress on Tuesday. The state assembly witnessed a growing bonhomie between Yeddyurappa, who walked out of BJP and formed...
  • Gujarat win is a vote for development: Karnataka BJP 20-12-2012 05:05 PM

    Bangalore: The Karnataka unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday hailed the party's victory in Gujarat assembly elections for a third successive term, describing the mandate as a "vote for development". Chief Minister Narendra Modi-led government sought vote on the development agenda and people approved it, state unit...
  • BJP to decide on dissolving K'taka Assembly: Sources 09-12-2012 11:12 PM

    New Delhi: In what may be termed a major blow to the Karnataka BJP, sources say that the party will decide on dissolving the state assembly in the next two-three days. Sources said that the Governor will likely put the assembly on suspended animation. The term is used by scientists...
  • Karnataka Chief Minister calls on Governor 24-12-2011 10:44 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Saturday called on Governor H R Bhardwaj but said he did not discuss the issue of appointment of new Lokayukta. Gowda told reporters that he informed the Governor about his inability to attend the swearing-in of Justice Vikramajit Se, as the...
  • Karnataka: Reddy loyalist may float new party 08-12-2011 01:25 PM

    Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is in deep trouble in Karnataka after its rebel leader Sriramulu's landslide victory in the Bellary bypoll. Sriramulu, a supporter of Reddy brothers, has now claimed the support of 14 MLAs in the state, and has indicated that he may float his own party....
  • Reddy brothers planning to break from BJP? 28-11-2011 06:40 PM

    Bellary (Karnataka): Mining barons Reddy brothers seem to be preparing for a complete break from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka with their associate B Sriramulu on Monday announcing plans for a new outfit. The brothers, pampered by the party till recently, are already taking on the BJP...
  • More trouble for BJP ahead of Bellary bypoll 09-11-2011 08:46 PM

    Bangalore: In what could be the first indication of a battle between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Reddy brothers, former Karnataka health minister B Sriramulu has decided the contest the Bellary bypoll as an independent candidate. The BJP is facing one of its toughest political battles just a...
  • Ex-BJP worker hurls slipper at Karnataka minister 01-10-2011 01:18 PM

    Bangalore: A former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker on Saturday hurled a slipper on Karnataka State Housing Minister V Somana inside the Vidhan Soudha in Bangalore. The former party worker, BS Prasad, was upset after the BJP denied him a seat in the city corporation. According to eyewitnesses, Prasad said...