Karnataka CM

  • K'taka: Metamorphosis of Siddaramaiah into Cong CM 13-05-2013 01:37 PM

    Bangalore: A man rooted in 'Janata Pariwar' for two-and-half-decades and known for strident anti-Congress stance, it has been a remarkable turn-around for Siddaramaiah, who was sworn in as Karnataka's 22nd Chief Minister on Monday. From early 1980s to 2005, Siddaramaiah who comes from a poor farmer's family, was a die-hard...
  • Will restore administration in Karnataka: Siddaramaiah 10-05-2013 09:33 PM

    Siddaramaiah, who will be taking over as Karnataka CM on Monday, says he was waiting for the opportunity. "Our first priority is to put the administration back on track. People want clean government, we will try to provide it," he said. ...
  • Siddaramaiah: A politician who is not known to mince words 10-05-2013 07:17 PM

    Bangalore: Rustic in appearance at times, outspoken Siddaramaiah is not known to mince words and hide his ambitions. And whenever some ruling Bharatiya Janata Party members tried to taunt him over his ambition, Siddaramaiah, Leader of Opposition in the outgoing Assembly, used to get aggressive and declare without hesitation that...
  • Now, watch Karnataka CM live on YouTube 01-12-2011 05:07 PM

    Bangalore: It might not go viral on the web like the Kolaveri video neither would it be as entertaining like the Mumbai flash mob dance, but then if you have the time you can also watch Karnataka Chief Minister live on the state government website. The previous Chief Minister of...
  • Reddy arrest: Karnataka CM to meet Gadkari 06-09-2011 08:31 AM

    New Delhi: BJP President Nitin Gadkari has summoned Karnataka Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda to Nagpur to discuss critical issues affecting the party and state, including the abrupt developments in the state including the arrest of former minister G Janardhana Reddy by CBI on Monday. Gowda will leave for Nagpur...
  • I have been accused unfairly: Yeddyurappa 31-07-2011 07:50 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, indicted by the Lokayukta report on illegal mining, on Sunday claimed that he had been accused "unfairly" despite his efforts to preserve natural resources in the state. Reading out a statement in front of Raj Bhavan after tendering his resignation, Yeddyurappa said it was...
  • Who will succeed BS Yeddyurappa? 28-07-2011 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: BJP Parliamentray Board on Thursday decided to send senior leaders Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley as observers to Bangalore on Friday to oversee the election of Karnataka BS Yeddyurappa's successor. Who will succeed the Karanataka chief minister and will he go without a fight? Ananth Kumar, Jagdish Shettar...
  • Defiant BSY back in Bangalore, BJP in a bind 28-07-2011 10:01 AM

    New Delhi: Indicted in the mining scam, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa continues to remain defiant. Yeddyurappa returned to Bangalore on Thursday morning after meeting party president Nitin Gadkari. It's a crucial day that could change the face of the BJP's first government in the South. The party wants BS...
  • Will BJP be able to force BSY to quit? 28-07-2011 06:51 AM

    New Delhi: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa has survived more than half a dozen attempts at dislodging him from office. The BJP leader is fighting the toughest political battle of his life. With Lokayukta unequivocally indicting him, he rushed straight to party president Nitin Gadkari's residence after landing in Delhi....
  • Will complete five-year term: Yeddyurappa 27-07-2011 12:35 PM

    Bangalore: Beleaguered Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, facing indictment in the illegal mining report by Lokayukta, on Wednesday asserted his government would complete its five-year term, and the question of his successor does not arise now. "Central leadership has not asked me to step down. Only (HD) Deve Gowda,...
  • Lokayukta report indicts K'taka CM: sources 27-07-2011 09:43 AM

    New Delhi: It's almost the end of the road for Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa. CNN-IBN has learnt that the scam tainted BJP chief minister could well be on his way out. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Karnataka Lokyayukta has recommended the prosecution of Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa under...
  • Karnataka CM, Governor share dais on R-Day 26-01-2011 07:36 PM

    Bangalore: A quick exchange of greetings and a rather reluctant embrace - Governor H R Bhardwaj and Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Wednesday shared the dais at a Republic Day function amid the ongoing bitter political battle between them. All eyes were riveted on the two as they greeted...
  • Nobody has asked me to resign: Yeddyurappa 23-11-2010 08:38 AM

    Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa tells CNN-IBN that he will meet the BJP central leadership today for a final decision. ...
  • Will Yeddyurappa resign after reaching Delhi? 22-11-2010 07:10 AM

    Bangalore: After defying BJP high command's summons, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa is likely to reach Delhi on Monday evening. Amid indications that he may be asked to step down in the wake of alleged land scams, Yeddyurappa defied party leadership's summons and instead went to Puttaparthi for Sai...
  • Yeddyurappa will not resign: BJP 18-11-2010 07:30 AM

    Bangalore: Despite being caught on the backfoot, the BJP has thrown its weight behind Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa and ruled out his resignation on the land scam issue saying it cannot be compared with the Adarsh scam. Reacting to CNN-IBN's expose on the Karnataka Chief Minister selling government land...