Karnataka Assembly-election-2018

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Siddaramaiah, HD Deve Gowda shake hands after 12 years: Ex-PM's tactical brilliance has ensured Kumaraswamy's rule beyond 2019
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Siddaramaiah, HD Deve Gowda shake hands after 12 years: Ex-PM's tactical brilliance has ensured Kumaraswamy's rule beyond 2019

Siddaramaiah and HD Deve Gowda — who have pledged to forget their past bitter relations and move on — are expected to hold a few joint campaigns, introducing new dynamics to the Karnataka bypolls

During Karnataka polls, Rahul Gandhi's plane was 20 seconds away from crashing, reveals DGCA report on flight snag of 26 April
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During Karnataka polls, Rahul Gandhi's plane was 20 seconds away from crashing, reveals DGCA report on flight snag of 26 April

Directorate General of Civil Aviation's report on Rahul Gandhi's flight scare while flying from Delhi to Hubli revealed that plane was 20 seconds away from crash when the aircraft developed a technical snag and had the crew reacted even later, the aircraft would have crashed.

Karnataka polls: AIMEP candidates in heavy debt; party says protesting leaders resorting to blackmail
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Karnataka polls: AIMEP candidates in heavy debt; party says protesting leaders resorting to blackmail

The All India Mahila Empowerment Party (AIMEP), launched by businesswoman Dr Nowhera Shaik, managed to capture a fair share of the spotlight.

JD(S) picks only plum portfolios after riding to victory on farmers' issues, leaves cultivators disappointed
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JD(S) picks only plum portfolios after riding to victory on farmers' issues, leaves cultivators disappointed

The JD(S) has been allocated portfolios which are generally considered as revenue generating: Finance, excise, public works, power, tourism, education, transport, general administration department, intelligence, planning and statistics, and information.

HD Kumaraswamy forms cabinet, but can Congress survive in Karnataka after abject surrender to JD(S)?
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HD Kumaraswamy forms cabinet, but can Congress survive in Karnataka after abject surrender to JD(S)?

Congress leaders are used to kneeling before the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty. But in Karnataka, they must now genuflect before Deve Gowda and HD Kumaraswamy.

Karnataka polls: HD Kumaraswamy wins trust vote, but unhappy Congress leaders indicate rough road ahead
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Karnataka polls: HD Kumaraswamy wins trust vote, but unhappy Congress leaders indicate rough road ahead

An unequal alliance in which JD(S) keeps the chief minister’s slot with fewer than half the MLAs of Congress can only be equalled, to begin with, if Congress gets most of the key portfolios in the ministry, which Kumaraswamy will get around to constitute now.

Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka will complete five-year tenure, asserts HD Kumaraswamy
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Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka will complete five-year tenure, asserts HD Kumaraswamy

HD Kumaraswamy on Friday asserted that the Congress-JD(S) coalition government would complete its five-year tenure in Karnataka.

Ramesh Kumar elected Karnataka Assembly Speaker: Congress MLA represents Srinivasapur; all you need to know
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Ramesh Kumar elected Karnataka Assembly Speaker: Congress MLA represents Srinivasapur; all you need to know

Congress' KR Ramesh Kumar was elected as the Speaker of the House in Karnataka on Friday after the BJP withdrew its candidate S Suresh Kumar's candidature for the post.

Petrol, diesel at record high: Rejig taxes to keep fuel rates low but do not arm twist oil companies on pricing
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Petrol, diesel at record high: Rejig taxes to keep fuel rates low but do not arm twist oil companies on pricing

The gains the government made by hiking taxes when prices were low must be paid back to the consumer.

BJP picks S Suresh Kumar for post of Karnataka Assembly speaker ahead of tomorrow's vote of confidence
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BJP picks S Suresh Kumar for post of Karnataka Assembly speaker ahead of tomorrow's vote of confidence

The Opposition BJP on Thursday fielded senior leader S Suresh Kumar as its candidate in the election for the post of Karnataka Assembly speaker to be held on Friday, apparently to force a trial of strength before the HD Kumaraswamy government seeks vote of confidence.

HD Kumaraswamy takes oath as Karnataka CM; leaders across national political spectrum bury hatchets, make new friends
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HD Kumaraswamy takes oath as Karnataka CM; leaders across national political spectrum bury hatchets, make new friends

On Wednesday evening, as HD Kumaraswamy took oath as the next Chief Minister of Karnataka, the swearing-in ceremony was a glittering affair, attended by Opposition leaders across party lines

HD Kumaraswamy takes oath as Karnataka CM at grand gala, marks Opposition show of unity
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HD Kumaraswamy takes oath as Karnataka CM at grand gala, marks Opposition show of unity

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao had flown to Bengaluru yesterday to congratulate Kumaraswamy. The oath-taking proceedings were, however, curt and cold.

Karnataka govt formation updates: Kumaraswamy promises 'balance' between Congress, JD(S) agenda
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Karnataka govt formation updates: Kumaraswamy promises 'balance' between Congress, JD(S) agenda

A JD(S)-Congress coalition government headed by HD Kumaraswamy will be sworn-in on Wednesday in Karnataka.

Karnataka govt formation: Congress-JD(S) alliance off to shaky start with 'berthing pains' over portfolios, farmers' loans
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Karnataka govt formation: Congress-JD(S) alliance off to shaky start with 'berthing pains' over portfolios, farmers' loans

The uneasiness of coalition partners became clear sooner than expected: Even before JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy took the oath as chief minister on Wednesday.

Anti-BJP leaders gather in Karnataka for Kumaraswamy's swearing-in: How long will this ragtag alliance last?
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Anti-BJP leaders gather in Karnataka for Kumaraswamy's swearing-in: How long will this ragtag alliance last?

Only a few of the stars on show have major problems with the BJP, especially now that Hindutva, albeit a "soft Hindutva" is no longer a dirty word for many, including the Congress

Karnataka govt formation: JD(S) leader Kumaraswamy to be CM, Congress to get majority of ministries
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Karnataka govt formation: JD(S) leader Kumaraswamy to be CM, Congress to get majority of ministries

While JD(S) will get its chief minister in Karnataka, with HD Kumaraswamy set to take oath of office, the Congress, which is the numerically stronger party in the alliance, will get a deputy chief minister, Speaker and a majority of ministries

Karnataka govt formation: G Parameshwara to take oath as deputy CM today, KR Ramesh Kumar to be speaker
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Karnataka govt formation: G Parameshwara to take oath as deputy CM today, KR Ramesh Kumar to be speaker

Congress' G Parameshwara will be sworn in as Karnataka deputy chief minister, according to several media reports.

Rahul Gandhi is right, democracy is in danger; from BJP's political rivals who are willing to subvert all rules
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Rahul Gandhi is right, democracy is in danger; from BJP's political rivals who are willing to subvert all rules

Inevitably, the BJP is running into frequent pushbacks that are part of the inbuilt check-and-balance system of democracy.

G Parameshwara to be Karnataka's first Dalit deputy CM: Five-time Congress MLA is longest serving KPCC chief
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G Parameshwara to be Karnataka's first Dalit deputy CM: Five-time Congress MLA is longest serving KPCC chief

Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) chief G Parameshwara is among the frontrunners for the deputy chief minister's post.