Karnataka bypolls on 21 October to be deferred till Supreme Court decides on disqualified MLAs' pleas, says Election Commission
The 17 Karnataka MLAs were disqualified in July by then-Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar. The three-judge bench had on Monday agreed to hear the petitions of the disqualified MLAs who are seeking to contest the upcoming bypolls.
'I am here to take their advice': Karnataka CM designate Kumaraswamy meets Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in Delhi
Ahead of his swearing-in as Karnataka's new chief minister, JD(S) chief HD Kumaraswamy tonight met Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to finalise the modalities of government formation and ministerial berth sharing between the two post-poll allies.
Ahead of his swearing-in as the Karnataka chief minister, JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy will meet Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in Delhi on Monday to discuss the modalities of government formation.
Karnataka Election Result 2018: SC fixes 10:30 am hearing for Congress-JDS challenge to KG Bopaiah appointment
A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court has ordered that a floor test be conducted in Karnataka Assembly at 4pm on Saturday
Karnataka floor test: Opposition hoping for repeat of 'Ram Lal-NTR' moment, draws parallels with Shibu Soren dismissal
Opposition parties will be hoping to turn Vala's invite to Yeddyurappa into a 'Ram Lal-II moment' & kick-start a combined movement against the Modi regime.
Karnataka polls 2018: Rahul Gandhi says SC order vindicates Congress' stand that governor acted unconstitutionally
Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on Friday, hailed a Supreme Court order directing that the floor test in the Karnataka Assembly be conducted on Saturday and said it vindicates the party's stand that Governor Vajubhai Vala acted unconstitutionally.
Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala administered oath to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader BS Yeddyurappa as chief minister of the state at a ceremony in Bengaluru on Thursday
The Karnataka election had thrown up a hung Assembly. The BJP had emerged as the single-largest party winning 104 seats in the 12 May Assembly election. Here is a full list of the winners from the BJP and their Assembly constituencies.
Karnataka polls 2018: Stop holding elections, appoint CMs the way governors are selected, Uddhav Thackeray tells Centre
Taking a dig at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the backdrop of the political development in Karnataka, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday said the Centre might as well appoint chief ministers like it appoints governors, adding that "democracy was being disrespected".
Karnataka Election Result 2018: Congress, JDS MLAs troop out from Bengaluru to Hyderabad in a bus to 'stop horse trading'
Midnight action spilled over into the wee hours of Friday as Congress MLAs holed up in Eagleton resort and JD(S) MLAs in Shangri La hotel in Bengaluru made their way to other south India locations - Kochi, Puducherry and Hyderabad. The Kochi batch is travelling by road and most likely the Puducherry faction too.
Karnataka Election Result 2018: Ram Jethmalani moves SC against governor's decision to invite BS Yeddyurappa to form govt
Senior lawyer and jurist Ram Jethmalani on Thursday moved the Supreme Court in his personal capacity against the Karnataka governor's decision to invite the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form the government in the state, saying it was a "gross abuse of constitutional power".
Karnataka Election Results: Siddaramaiah's arrogance lost the plot; former CM scraped one narrow win, one loss
Siddaramaiah almost failed to do what everybody expected of him: convince the voters of the two constituencies he contested, Chamundeshwari and Badami.
Karnataka Election Result: Mixed bag for party hoppers as many leaders who switched sides ahead of polls taste defeat
A number of political leaders who switched sides ahead of the Karnataka Assembly elections had to taste defeat, proving that in politics - loyalty pays.
Karnataka Election Result: As Congress-JD(S) MLAs head to Eagleton 'hideout'; a look at growing trend of 'resort politics'
Recent developments in Karnataka lay credence to a growing trend of party leaders carting their MLAs off to 'guarded' resorts in the face of a floor test.
In a major development in the race to form the government in Karnataka, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa has reached the governor's house to stake claim.
Karnataka Election Result 2018 updates: Yeddyurappa calls BJP MLAs' meet tommorow, says ball now in guv's court
The counting of votes for the Karnataka Assembly elections 2018 will be taken up on Tuesday with pollsters saying they would likely go down to the wire, with a neck and neck race between the state's ruling Congress and challenger BJP.
The BJP, emerged as the single largest party but failed to cross the half-way mark in the 224-member Assembly where two constituencies didn't vote on Saturday
Key constituencies of Chamundeshwari, Varuna, Badami & Shikaripura kept politicos on the edge with a high-voltage battle between heavyweights of Karnataka.
Karnataka polls: Governor Vajubhai Vala set to play crucial role as BJP, Congress and JDS battle for power
This brings all eyes will on Vajubhai Vala, the Karnataka governor, who is an old BJP hand from Gujarat and is considered close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Karnataka election results 2018: BJP's CM candidate BS Yeddyurappa wins in Shikaripura by over 35,000 votes
BJP's chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa was on Tuesday elected to the Karnataka Assembly from Shikaripura by 35,397 votes, the Election Commission announced