Karnataka crisis: Two more Congress MLAs quit; Mumbai sees high drama as police detain DK Shivakumar
Housing minister MTB Nagaraj and K Sudhakar tendered their resignation to Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar, as the political crisis reached the Supreme Court where 10 rebel Congress and JD(S) MLAs moved a petition alleging that the Karnataka Speaker was deliberately not accepting their resignations, that gave a breather to the Kumaraswamy government.
Karnataka news and updates: Congress worker files police complaint over 'confinement' of MLAs in Mumbai hotel, claims report
Karnataka LIVE news and updates: ANI quoted Powai Police senior inspector as saying that a Congress worker has filed a complaint against confinement of MLAs in Mumbai's hotel.
Karnataka political crisis: Fresh Assembly election is the best option for all parties... and the people
It's in the longer-term interests of the Congress and JD(S) to let go of their government and blame BJP for its collapse, in which case they stand at least a small chance of gaining sympathy from voters in a future election
Karnataka crisis: Speaker throws twist in resignation spree; JD(S) accuses BJP of spending Rs 1,000 crore to buy MLAs
Shivajinagar Congress MLA R Roshan Baig earlier on Tuesday submitted his resignation letter to the Speaker, bringing the count of dissident MLAs from the Congress-JD(S) coalition in Karnataka to 14.
Karnataka news and updates: All BJP MLAs to protest outside Assembly tomorrow demanding Kumaraswamy's resignation
Karnataka LIVE News and updates: Addressing the media, Karnataka BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa said, "It's time for HD Kumaraswamy to resign. All 105 MLAs will protest tomorrow (Wednesday) by 11 am at the Gandhi Statue in Vidhana Soudha to demand his resignation."
Karnataka news updates: BJP to wait for two days before deciding course of action; Congress' Roshan Baig vows to switch sides
Karnataka news LIVE updates: Claiming that no development took place in Karnataka under the Congress-JD(S) government, BJP MLA Arvind Limbavali said,"Today's meeting was called to discuss the issues to be taken up in the Assembly session which begins on 12 July. But this government changed our agenda as they've now come in minority. Question is, will this government stay or not? It was discussed to wait for two more days and see if this government resigns or not, and then decide our course of action. We'll hold a legislative party meet again."
Union minister Pralhad Joshi claims Siddaramaiah is 'scriptwriter' of Karnataka political crisis and wants to curb G Parameshwara's leadership
Union minister Pralhad Joshi on Monday claimed that former chief minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah is responsible for the present political crisis in the state.
Karnataka political crisis: Ex-CM Siddaramaiah blames BJP for 'destruction of democratic setup', says 21 Congress minster resigned 'voluntarily'
Siddaramaiah on Monday addressed the media after meeting with Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara at his residence stating 21 Karnataka Congress ministers have resigned voluntarily
Karnataka political crisis: Downfall of Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka was predicted 13 months ago, claims Shiv Sena
Shiv Sena on Monday said that the downfall of Congress-JD (S) coalition government in Karnataka was predicted 13-months back, the day it was formed in the state
Karnataka political crisis: Congress submits adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha accusing BJP of trying to 'topple' coalition govt
Amid efforts to control the political crisis in Karnataka after at least 13 MLAs of the Congress-JD(S) coalition government handed in their resignations over the weekend, the Congress on Monday submitted an adjournment motion notice in the Lok Sabha,
Dissident Karnataka Congress MLAs rule out withdrawing resignations; party leaders blame BJP for attempting to 'destabilise govt'
Karnataka Congress MLA ST Somashekar, who along with 12 other MLAs from the state is staying at Mumbai’s Sofitel hotel, said that none of the 13 leaders will withdraw their resignations
Karnataka political crisis: JD(S), Congress regroup as coalition partners accuse BJP of horse-trading; HD Kumaraswamy to chair legislative meeting
The political crisis in Karnataka, set into motion by the resignations of at least 13 MLAs on Saturday, continued for the second day on Sunday as coalition partners Congress and JD(S) scrambled to pacify the dissenters and bring stability to the government.
Karnataka political crisis: Squabbling Congress-JD(S) alliance may fall prey to ‘Operation Lotus-3’ as BJP sees best chance to form govt
The dissidents and the BJP, working in close coordination, are adopting the time-tested ‘R and R’ or ‘resign and reduce’ technique to topple the government without falling foul of the anti-defection law.
Karnataka political crisis LIVE updates: 'Question of being loyal to party, not me', says Siddaramaiah amid growing dissent between Congress-JD(S)
Karnataka political crisis LIVE updates: Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy has arrived in Delhi from the US, reports said. Kumaraswamy is expected to head to Bengaluru amid a deepening political crisis in the state's coalition government as the JD(S) will regroup over the issue later on Sunday.
Karnataka political turmoil: Congress' DK Shivakumar meets HD Deve Gowda after mass resignation of 13 MLAs
After the dramatic turn of events, the Karnataka government appears to have fallen into a minority, forcing Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, who is in the US, to cut short his visit. He is expected to fly back in Bengaluru on Sunday.
Karnataka political crisis: Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy says govt safe, BS Yeddyurappa denies BJP involvement
Eleven MLAs of the ruling JD(S)-Congress alliance in Karnataka submitted their resignation at the Speaker's office in Bengaluru on Saturday, putting a question mark on the survival of the 13-month-old government
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BS Yeddyurappa asks Congress-JD(S) coalition to quit if it can't govern Karnataka, says people won't accept mid-term polls
Yeddyurappa also hit out at Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy's Grama Vastvya (overnight stay in villages) programme to make the administration more effective, terming it as a 'political circus'.
'Never wanted to make Kumaraswamy CM,' HD Deve Gowda says Karnataka will witness mid-term polls soon; calls coalition govt Congress' idea
Gowda said that he had told Congress president Rahul Gandhi that he was hurt by the repeated public utterances of some Congress leaders about the coalition government in Karnataka.