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May 05, 2018
Karnataka polls: History shows caste never influenced results, but Siddaramaiah's Lingayat move may change itKarnataka has never exhibited a clear caste-wise preference in voting patterns, however, the Congress move to recommend separate religious status to the Lingayats makes this election interesting as it is the first such direct overture to a caste group in the state
Apr 22, 2018
Karnataka Election 2018: With Chamundeshwari turning dicey, Siddaramaiah turns to Badami as insurance policySiddararamiah's decision to contest from both Chamundeshwari and Badami is an acknowledgement that Chamundeshwari could get sticky given how JD(S) and BJP seem to be having a tacit understanding to get the better of the Karnataka chief minister.
Mar 22, 2018
Siddaramaiah in fix after 37 Hindu castes including his own Kuruba community demand ‘minority’ statusIn this satirical piece, Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah finds himself in a fix when one after 37 Hindu communities in the state call him seeking minority status
Mar 19, 2018
Lingayat religion: Siddaramaiah's quiet ploy to outwit BS Yeddyurappa may pit Hindus against CongressYeddyurappa, who fears that a divided community would mean a loss of support for the BJP, was quick to accuse Siddaramaiah of playing “political games with religion by creating confusion”.
Jan 13, 2018
Karnataka polls 2018: Congress has a local mascot in Siddaramaiah, but caste alone may not be sufficient to win the stateSiddaramaiah is not a mass leader, but his paroxysms of rage against BJP and Hindutva have made him a household name in Karnataka
Jun 02, 2017
Congress sticks to caste algebra, ignores voter chemistry in Karnataka: Is Rahul Gandhi set for political harakiri?Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's changes in the Karnataka unit, cosmetic at their best, not only attempt a fragile balancing act between castes but also reflect a policy of status quo-ism and a weak effort to keep up a pretence of unity
May 08, 2017
Yeddyurappa vs Eshwarappa: Amit Shah may soon crack the whip on BJP’s feuding factions in KarnatakaThere are now unmistakable signs that Amit Shah is losing patience with the open war between BS Yeddyurappa and KS Eshwarappa within the BJP in a state where the party wants to win the Assembly elections in 2018 and bag most of the Lok Sabha seats a year later
Jun 26, 2016
When Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah gets a peck on cheek by a womanA woman placed a peck on Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's cheek at a public meeting here on Sunday, leaving him visibly embarrassed.
May 10, 2013
Deve Gowda, Kumaraswamy mutely watch Siddaramaiah's riseSiddaramaiah who is likely to be sworn in as chief minister by Monday, will bring to the office rich administrative experience.