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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
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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.

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.

Infighting, rebellions plague 'stable' JD(S)-Congress govt; parties look to placate disgruntled ranks
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Infighting, rebellions plague 'stable' JD(S)-Congress govt; parties look to placate disgruntled ranks

JD(S)-Congress may have succeeded in halting BJP, but challenges facing the combine became apparent as dissidence reared its ugly head in both the parties.

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.

Narendra Modi versus 'the rest': 'Mercurial' Mamata Banerjee key to uniting disparate Opposition against BJP
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Narendra Modi versus 'the rest': 'Mercurial' Mamata Banerjee key to uniting disparate Opposition against BJP

With Mamata Banerjee in no mood to lend Congress the leadership of the Opposition, it remains to be seen what eventually will become of the 'united front'.

Congress' observance of 'Betrayal Day' will earn it no political capital; it betrays people by causing pointless disruptions
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Congress' observance of 'Betrayal Day' will earn it no political capital; it betrays people by causing pointless disruptions

By raucously whipping up rabble-rousers & making negative comments with its Betrayal Day celebration, the Congress is not going to cut mustard with voters.

Petrol, diesel rates: Govt is taking issue seriously, will come out with a solution in 3-4 days, says BJP president Amit Shah
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Petrol, diesel rates: Govt is taking issue seriously, will come out with a solution in 3-4 days, says BJP president Amit Shah

Petrol costs Rs 76.87 per litre in Delhi and diesel costs Rs 68.08 a litre. In the past nine days, petrol price has risen by Rs 2.24 a litre and diesel by Rs 2.15.

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.

Karnataka polls: Ahead of HDK's swearing-in ceremony, BJP to mark 'Anti-People's Mandate Day' across state
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Karnataka polls: Ahead of HDK's swearing-in ceremony, BJP to mark 'Anti-People's Mandate Day' across state

Unfazed by the fall of its 3-day government last week, a defiant BJP will protest on Wednesday against the formation of the next Karnataka government

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.

Karnataka govt formation: Not opposed to DK Shivakumar's induction into cabinet, says HD Deve Gowda
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Karnataka govt formation: Not opposed to DK Shivakumar's induction into cabinet, says HD Deve Gowda

JD(S) supremo HD Deve Gowda on Tuesday dismissed reports that he was opposed to senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar's induction into the JD(S)-Congress coalition government.

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.

Varanasi flyover collapse: Narendra Modi a servant of politics and not people, says Congress
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Varanasi flyover collapse: Narendra Modi a servant of politics and not people, says Congress

Congress on Sunday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not visiting Varanasi, his parliamentary constituency, following a tragedy earlier this week.

Karnataka govt formation: ‘Hope you will not disturb us on Sunday’; SC apprehends more emergency hearings
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Karnataka govt formation: ‘Hope you will not disturb us on Sunday’; SC apprehends more emergency hearings

SC, which had to conduct emergency hearings on the bitter power tussle in Karnataka, apprehended on Saturday that it might be forced to do it again.

Karnataka verdict: Many gainers and losers but no clear winner in the political 'chanakyaniti'; all eyes now on 2019
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Karnataka verdict: Many gainers and losers but no clear winner in the political 'chanakyaniti'; all eyes now on 2019

The lines have been drawn. The verdict is out. But there is no clear winner to the political pandemonium that the Karnataka Assembly elections 2018 were.

Karnataka CM-designate HD Kumaraswamy to be sworn in on Wednesday at 12.30 pm, says JD(S)
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Karnataka CM-designate HD Kumaraswamy to be sworn in on Wednesday at 12.30 pm, says JD(S)

Karnataka chief minister-designate HD Kumaraswamy will be sworn in on Wednesday, said JD(S) national secretary general Danish Ali.