HD DEVEGOWDA

  • BJP targets BSY in initial round of campaigning March 31, 2013

    Bangalore: With campaigning on for the May five Assembly polls, the ruling BJP in Karnataka is pouring out much of its vitriol on former party strongman BS Yeddyurappa while holding its fire on main rival Congress. The picture, the BJP leaders are now portraying, is that...
  • Mysore expressway scam: Probe against Krishna, BSY October 25, 2012

    Bangalore: A special Lokayukta court on Thursday ordered its police to probe the involvement of External Affairs Minister SM Krishna, former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa and Janata Dal (Secular) leader HD Devegowda in the alleged MysoreBangalore Express Highway scam. Certain irregularities have been reported to have taken place in the...
  • Police deny permission for Gowda's dharna June 26, 2011

    Bangalore: Police on Sunday denied permission to former Prime Minister HD Devegowda to stage a daylong dharna in front of Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa's official residence on Monday. Devegowda had planned the dharna against alleged nonrelease of funds for developmental works in his Lok Sabha constituency of Hassan district. Bangalore City Police...
  • Meet the 1st family of Karnataka politics November 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Love them or hate them but you just cant ignore them. The first family of Karnatakas politics is led by the 75yearold patriarch, H D Deve Gowda. It is group that has led the states politics for almost two decades now. And as Karnataka gets ready to face up to its...
  • Gowda gives it to BJP, says no power transfer October 5, 2007

    Bangalore/New Delhi: The coalition Karnataka government is tottering after JD (S) chief H D Devegowda told BJP president Rajnath Singh on Friday evening that power would not be transferred to his party. Gowda, a former prime minister, told Singh in New Delhi that the BJP had humiliated his son, Chief Minister...