KARNATAKA BJP CRISIS

  • BJP to decide on dissolving K'taka Assembly: Sources December 9, 2012

    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 twothree days. Sources said that the Governor will likely put the assembly on suspended animation. The term is used by scientists...
  • Will abide by BJP leadership decision: Gowda July 2, 2012

    New Delhi: With several loyalists of B S Yeddyurappa gunning for his head, Karnataka Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Monday said he would accept any "direction" issued to him by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership. "Right from the beginning I used to say I am a disciplined soldier...
  • Jaitley on troubleshooting mission to Karnataka May 17, 2012

    Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Central leadership is deputing a twomember team including its senior leader Arun Jaitley to defuse the crisis that has besieged the ruling party in Karnataka in the wake of revolt by former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa. Jaitley accompanied by Dharmendra Pradhan, who is also...
  • Yeddyurappa, dissidents patch up, BJP crisis over November 8, 2009

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday announced the political crisis in its Karnataka unit was over and Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa and dissidents had resolved their differences. The Yeddyurappa ministry has been in limbo for two weeks because of a campaign against him by dissidents, who were...
  • Yeddyurappa sheds tears, dissidents unmoved November 7, 2009

    New Delhi/Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Saturday claimed "everything has been resolved" between him and dissidents in the state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). But the crisis isnt over. CNNIBN learns that dissident party leaders, who are led by the powerful Reddy brothers, have rejected a compromise formula and...