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BJP will stake claim to form govt in Karnataka after taking guidance from national leaders, says Pralhad Joshi
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BJP will stake claim to form govt in Karnataka after taking guidance from national leaders, says Pralhad Joshi

Union Minister Pralhad Joshi on Tuesday said BJP will stake claim to form the government in Karnataka after taking guidance from the central leadership

'New era of development will start from now,' says BS Yeddyurappa after HD Kumaraswamy loses trust vote in Karnataka Assembly
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'New era of development will start from now,' says BS Yeddyurappa after HD Kumaraswamy loses trust vote in Karnataka Assembly

"A new era of development will start from now onwards," said BJP's Karnataka president BS Yeddyurappa Tuesday soon after the HD Kumaraswamy-led coalition government lost the confidence vote

Seat-sharing talks for LS polls could increase Congress-JD(S) woes as HD Kumaraswamy, others push for their kin
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Seat-sharing talks for LS polls could increase Congress-JD(S) woes as HD Kumaraswamy, others push for their kin

Late actor-politician Ambareesh's wife Sumalatha’s unexpected claim over Mandya constituency has resulted in a new headache for the JD(S)-Congress coalition in sharing the 28 LS seats in Karnataka

Karnataka bypolls: Six percent voter turnout recorded in first two hours; over 35,000 polling officials deployed
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Karnataka bypolls: Six percent voter turnout recorded in first two hours; over 35,000 polling officials deployed

About 6 percent of the electorate cast their votes in the first two hours of the by-polls to three Lok Sabha and two assembly constituencies in Karnataka.

Karnataka bypolls: Voting begins for 3 Lok Sabha, 2 Assembly seats; EC declares 1,502 polling stations sensitive
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Karnataka bypolls: Voting begins for 3 Lok Sabha, 2 Assembly seats; EC declares 1,502 polling stations sensitive

Voting for the bypolls to the three Lok Sabha and two assembly constituencies in Karnataka began on Saturday, which is seen as a litmus test for the ruling Congress-JDS coalition. Bypolls to Shivamogga, Mandya, and Ramanagara Lok Sabha seats, and Ballari and Jamkhandi assembly segments began at 7 am and will go on till 6 pm.

HD Kumaraswamy gets emotional at election rally; says he is living to serve the people of Karnataka
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HD Kumaraswamy gets emotional at election rally; says he is living to serve the people of Karnataka

Hitting out at the BJP for repeated attacks on his government, Kumaraswamy said the power that he enjoys is by the grace of God and support of Congress MLAs and only they have the strength to take it back.

Nirmala Sitharaman visits flood-hit Kodagu in Karnataka, says army, air force will help in 'restoration'
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Nirmala Sitharaman visits flood-hit Kodagu in Karnataka, says army, air force will help in 'restoration'

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday visited the flood-hit Kodagu district in Karnataka and said that some of the "restoration" of the damage caused due to landslides and heavy rainfall will be done by the Army and Air Force.

Jignesh Mevani's anti-BJP, anti-Hindutva rhetoric could be what Congress is looking for in Karnataka
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Jignesh Mevani's anti-BJP, anti-Hindutva rhetoric could be what Congress is looking for in Karnataka

Jignesh Mevani's anti-BJP stand has added another political dimension to the upcoming electoral battle in Karnataka, giving a major boost to Congress.

Narendra Modi praises Yogi Adityanath's Twitter skills after Congress mocks UP CM in minute-long video
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Narendra Modi praises Yogi Adityanath's Twitter skills after Congress mocks UP CM in minute-long video

Narendra Modi praised Yogi Aditynath's Twitter skills calling the Uttar Pradesh chief minister a ‘Khiladi’ (player) when it came to defeating his opponents on the social media platform

#RecipeForDisaster: After Yogi-Siddaramaiah beef in Karnataka, Congress bites back at UP CM on social media
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#RecipeForDisaster: After Yogi-Siddaramaiah beef in Karnataka, Congress bites back at UP CM on social media

Congress released an 'attack' video on social media that poked fun at Yogi Adityanath, in the aftermath of the Hindu hardliner's exchange with Siddaramaiah.

Hindu activist killed in Karnataka: Police hand over case to CBI at request of victim's father
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Hindu activist killed in Karnataka: Police hand over case to CBI at request of victim's father

Karnataka on Wednesday decided to hand over the investigation into the mysterious death of Hindu activist Paresh Mesta to the CBI, police said.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: BJP urges Karnataka govt to 'seriously' probe journalist's killing
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: BJP urges Karnataka govt to 'seriously' probe journalist's killing

BJP urged the Karnataka government to probe the murder of senior Kannada journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh "seriously, arrest her killers and punish them".

Cauvery issue: Uma Bharti to convene meet of Karnataka, TN ministers to resolve dispute
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Cauvery issue: Uma Bharti to convene meet of Karnataka, TN ministers to resolve dispute

In line with the Supreme Court's fresh order, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti has convened a meeting of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu ministers on Thursday to find a political solution to the "impasse" over Cauvery water dispute.

Yeddyurappa takes charge as Karnataka BJP chief, sets 150 seat target in assembly polls
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Yeddyurappa takes charge as Karnataka BJP chief, sets 150 seat target in assembly polls

Speaking at a party event organised to commemorate 125th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar after assuming charge, he said in nine districts, BJP has no prominence, in 13 districts it has one MLA and in Bengaluru and Belagavi 21 MLAs.

Bajrang Dal man murdered in Mangalore for role in shutting slaughter house, 8 arrested
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Bajrang Dal man murdered in Mangalore for role in shutting slaughter house, 8 arrested

In an incident that is being termed as a 'revenge killing' as a result of 'communal rivalry', a Bajrang Dal member was hacked to death in Mangalore for shutting down a slaughter house.

NCP for a broader UPA coalition in 2014 polls
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NCP for a broader UPA coalition in 2014 polls

The NCP would like a broader UPA coalition with parties like the AIADMK and BJD at the time of next general elections, it said on Monday.

BJP crisis alert: Sushma points her finger at Jaitley
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BJP crisis alert: Sushma points her finger at Jaitley

BJP infighting heats up as Sushma Swaraj lays the blame squarely on senior leader Arun Jaitley for protecting the notorious Bellary brothers.