Karnataka Congress leader G Parameshwara's close aide commits suicide day after IT dept raids ex-dy CM's residence, office
G Parameshwara's confidante allegedly committed suicide in Bengaluru on Saturday, days after income-tax sleuths raided the residence, office and education institutions of the former deputy chief minister.
I-T Department seizes Rs 5 crore in cash from raids against former Karnataka deputy CM G Parameshwara and others
The Income Tax Department has seized about Rs 5 crore cash during raids against former Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara and others, officials said Friday
I-T raids properties of G Parameshwara; ex-deputy CM of Karnataka says ‘not aware of raids, ready to rectify if any fault found’
'Let them search, I have no issue. If there is any fault from our side, we will rectify it', ex-deputy CM of Karnataka G Parameshwara said, and Income Tax department said the raids were conducted at around 30 premises related to him
'Why this hatred towards Karnataka?': Congress, JD(S) leaders slam Narendra Modi for 'indifferent' response to floods in state
During the floods in many parts of Karnataka in August, 84 people lost their lives
Karnataka political crisis: Hectic parleys on to mollify rebel Congress, JD(S) MLAs; BJP seeks trust vote tomorrow
With the Karnataka political crisis continuing, coalition leaders Saturday were locked in hectic parleys to pacify rebel MLAs, as the BJP upped the ante.
Karnataka deputy CM G Parameshwara blames BJP for two Congress MLAs' resignation; sub-committee formed to probe JSW Steel land deal
Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara Tuesday sought to blame the BJP for resignation of two Congress MLAs and said a cabinet sub-committee has been formed to look into the issue of land to JSW Steel as flagged by one of the legislators
Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara slams partyman Roshan Baig for blaming Siddaramaiah for Congress' 'flop campaign'
Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara on Tuesday slammed Congress leader Roshan Baig for his claim that both state unit president Dinesh Gundurao and Congress Legislature Party CLP leader Siddaramaiah should be blamed for the "flop poll campaign" in the state. Parameshwara said that it is Baig's personal opinion and not the party's opinion or assessment.
JD(S) protests against pre-poll raids in Karnataka: I-T dept seeks legal action against HD Kumaraswamy, ministers for intimidating officers
The income tax department has written to the Chief Electoral Officer seeking legal action against Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy
Dalit leader G Parameshwara accuses Congress of blocking rise of community in Karnataka, claims he was denied CM post thrice
Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara Sunday claimed that he has thrice been denied the chief ministerial post, as he belonged to Dalit community.
Karnataka Police arrests suspended Congress MLA JN Ganesh month after assaulting Anand Singh during resort brawl
The Congress had initially refuted reports of the scuffle between the two lawmakers. However, after Anand Singh filed an FIR against JN Ganesh on charges of attempting to murder him, Karnataka Congress' general secretary VY Ghorpade suspended the Kampli MLA.
Modi has time for celebrity weddings, not Siddaganga seer's funeral: G Parameshwara questions PM's silence on Bharat Ratna for 'Swamiji'
Parameshwara, in his tweet, noted that while Modi was busy attending "celebrity weddings" and meeting movie stars, the prime minister did not have the time to attend the "funeral of NaDedāDuva devaru".
Karnataka political turmoil: Congress calls meeting of MLAs; BJP to reportedly shift its legislators from Gurugram resort
The Congress has asked all its MLAs to meet at the Vidhan Soudha in Bengaluru on Friday. The party has issued a whip that any MLA who fails to turn up for the meeting will be expelled from the party and will face action under the anti-defection law.
Not BJP attacks, but Congress infighting could topple coalition in Karnataka; alliance leaders in denial over rift
"The BJP was not the original instigator of the crisis," a minister said. "It only saw an opportunity (caused by the Congress) and responded to the situation" — this statement by a Karnataka minister sums up the political crisis in the state.
BJP to oppose controversial steel bridge in Bengaluru 'regardless of G Parameshwara, DK Shivakumar's stage managing and drama'
The BJP MP said it is not a political issue but an issue about the rights of those who live in Bengaluru and urged the government to engage citizens including him for an open and transparent discussion.
Karnataka govt to reconsider building controversial steel bridge in Bengaluru; project previously scrapped following public outcry
The previous Siddaramaiah government had cleared the steel bridge from Bengaluru's Chalukya Circle to Esteem Mall at an estimated cost of Rs 2,200 crore, but abandoned it after a public outcry over allegations of lack of transparency.
Discontent in Karnataka coalition govt: HD Revanna says CM HD Kumaraswamy will 'tolerate things as long as he can'
H D Revanna's remarks about H D Kumaraswamy have come at a time when JD(S) workers and local leaders have asked the leadership to contest all 28 seats in the state in the coming parliamentary polls, unhappy over the Congress's attitude towards the ruling coalition in Karnataka
No discontent in Congress says Siddaramaiah after Karnataka cabinet rejig, rules out possibility of MLAs resigning
Amid growing dissent in the Congress following the Karnataka cabinet rejig a day ago, former chief minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday set aside any rebellion in the party
Around 65 people — men, women and children — who also fell ill after taking the same adulterated food are being treated in Chamarajanagar.
Speaking to reporters in Bengaluru, Congress chief Dinesh Gundu Rao said the Congress and the JD(S) would decide on their respective nominees to the six-month-old cabinet, whose expansion was expected in November itself.
HD Kumaraswamy plans to stop media interactions, claims he 'won't address press' after his comments were 'misinterpreted'
HD Kumaraswamy, who has often hit out at the media for "misinterpreting" his comments, said he would "limit the media to what I speak from the stage."