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Karnataka news updates: 'Can't work at lightning speed'; Speaker slams claims of delay in accepting resignations
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Karnataka news updates: 'Can't work at lightning speed'; Speaker slams claims of delay in accepting resignations

Karnataka news LIVE updates: Denying that he slowed down the process on resignations, Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar said at a press conference, "I felt hurt when I saw some news that I am delaying the process. The governor informed me on 6 July. I was in office till then and later I left for personal work. Before that, no MLAs informed that they were coming to meet me."

Karnataka news and updates: Congress worker files police complaint over 'confinement' of MLAs in Mumbai hotel, claims report
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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 news and updates: All BJP MLAs to protest outside Assembly tomorrow demanding Kumaraswamy's resignation
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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."

Daily Bulletin: Karnataka Speaker to examine resignations of 13 rebel MLAs; IMD warns of very heavy rainfall in Mumbai today; today's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Karnataka Speaker to examine resignations of 13 rebel MLAs; IMD warns of very heavy rainfall in Mumbai today; today's top stories

Here are the top stories of the day: Karnataka Speaker to examine resignations of 13 dissenting MLAs today; India take on New Zealand in World Cup 2019 semis; SC to hear plea on the deportation of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh; IMD says 'very heavy' rain expected in Mumbai today

Karnataka news updates: BJP to wait for two days before deciding course of action; Congress' Roshan Baig vows to switch sides
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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."

Karnataka political crisis: Downfall of Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka was predicted 13 months ago, claims Shiv Sena
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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

Dissident Karnataka Congress MLAs rule out withdrawing resignations; party leaders blame BJP for attempting to 'destabilise govt'
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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

HD Kumaraswamy urges Narendra Modi to recommend late Siddaganga Mutt seer’s name for Bharat Ratna
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HD Kumaraswamy urges Narendra Modi to recommend late Siddaganga Mutt seer’s name for Bharat Ratna

HD Kumaraswamy requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to recommend the name of Sivakumara Swamiji of Siddaganaga mutt for 'Bharat Ratna' posthumously

Siddaramaiah tells BJP to call off attempts to destabilise Karnataka govt after Congress leader says Kumaraswamy-led govt will fall after 10 June
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Siddaramaiah tells BJP to call off attempts to destabilise Karnataka govt after Congress leader says Kumaraswamy-led govt will fall after 10 June

Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah put to rest speculation of the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) combine in Karnataka being under threat after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 25 of 28 Lok Sabha seats in the state

Picking Tejasvi Surya instead of Tejaswini angers BJP Bangalore South constituency cadres, but it won't hurt party's chances
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Picking Tejasvi Surya instead of Tejaswini angers BJP Bangalore South constituency cadres, but it won't hurt party's chances

If history is anything to go by, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) shouldn't have much to worry in the high profile Bangalore South constituency despite the controversial choice of its candidate, thanks to a deep-seated sentiment of anti-Congressism.

Amid Karnataka 'audiogate', Assembly Speaker compares himself to rape survivor for being questioned repeatedly
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Amid Karnataka 'audiogate', Assembly Speaker compares himself to rape survivor for being questioned repeatedly

The Speaker made the intervention during the discussions in the Assembly over the SIT probe into an audio clip featuring BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa in a purported conversation to lure a JD(S) MLA in his alleged attempt to topple the Congress-JD(S) government.

'HD Kumaraswamy is everybody's punching bag, runs a majboor govt': Narendra Modi mocks Karnataka CM
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'HD Kumaraswamy is everybody's punching bag, runs a majboor govt': Narendra Modi mocks Karnataka CM

Setting the "mazboor versus mazboot" narrative,Modi said "Karnataka's helpless model" was being sought to be imposed on the country and scoffed at the efforts of opposition parties to cobble up a mahaghatbandhan (grand alliance) against him.

Opposition leaders Chandrababu Naidu, Jayant Chaudhary voice support for Mamata Banerjee's protest against Centre
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Opposition leaders Chandrababu Naidu, Jayant Chaudhary voice support for Mamata Banerjee's protest against Centre

Support from opposition leaders like N Chandrababu Naidu, Jayant Chaudhury and Manoj Jha poured in for West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee whose sit-in over the CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams continued on Monday.

Karnataka MLA poaching row: Yeddyurappa says BJP faultless, accuses Kumaraswamy of offering money to MLAs himself
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Karnataka MLA poaching row: Yeddyurappa says BJP faultless, accuses Kumaraswamy of offering money to MLAs himself

In the latest twist to the Karnataka poaching row, BJP state unit chief BS Yeddyurappa has alleged that CM HD Kumaraswamy has been "horse-trading" by offering money and ministerial posts to BJP MLAs.

Karnataka poaching row: CM HD Kumaraswamy insists Congress-JD(S) coalition still strong, says 'BJP creating nuisance'
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Karnataka poaching row: CM HD Kumaraswamy insists Congress-JD(S) coalition still strong, says 'BJP creating nuisance'

Amid political turmoil in Karnataka, CM HD Kumaraswamy accused BJP of creating "nuisance" to destablise the Congress-JDS coalition government, but expressed confidence that the crisis would fizzle out soon.

HD Kumaraswamy warns BJP to refrain from speaking about Deve Gowda and family, says Karnataka govt is 'in our hand'
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HD Kumaraswamy warns BJP to refrain from speaking about Deve Gowda and family, says Karnataka govt is 'in our hand'

Asserting that the government was under his command, Kumaraswamy targetted BJP state unit chief and former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa in a no-holds-barred attack.

Karnataka Congress asks party spokespersons to defend HD Kumaraswamy as 'emotional person'
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Karnataka Congress asks party spokespersons to defend HD Kumaraswamy as 'emotional person'

"We have been told to defend the chief minister as well as the government because he is now our partner in the government. We cannot leave certain matters to the JD(S)spokesperson to deal with," a Congress spokesperson told PTI.

Amid reports of crack in Cong-JD(S) coalition in Karnataka, leaders to meet on Sunday to give final shape to alliance
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Amid reports of crack in Cong-JD(S) coalition in Karnataka, leaders to meet on Sunday to give final shape to alliance

With differences cropping up between ruling coalition partners in Karnataka over budget presentation and other issues, senior leaders of the Congress and the JD(S) will meet in Bengaluru on Sunday.

Cracks widen in Karnataka alliance: Congress does damage control, denies Siddaramiah's claims that govt's tenure is numbered
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Cracks widen in Karnataka alliance: Congress does damage control, denies Siddaramiah's claims that govt's tenure is numbered

HD Deve Gowda, however, asserted that his son would present the budget on 5 July as per schedule and there would be no danger to Congress-JD(S) government.

G Parameshwara says Karnataka cabinet expansion and appointment of heads to 30 govt boards, corporations to take place 'soon'
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G Parameshwara says Karnataka cabinet expansion and appointment of heads to 30 govt boards, corporations to take place 'soon'

Parameshwara said there is a need to expedite cabinet expansion and appointment of chairpersons of boards and corporations to carry out work in the light of good monsoon Karnataka has experienced so far.