'Sex for job' scam: Karnataka Police registers case of extortion, conspiracy on BJP MLA Ramesh Jarkiholi's complaint
In his plaint, the former water resources minister stated that someone had conspired to end his political career and to blackmail him by 'creating' a fake CD (video)
Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai claimed that the SIT aims to find out all the aspects of the alleged conspiracy including the people behind it, those who allegedly hatched it as well as where the CD (video) was prepared
Karnataka water resources minister's brother Balachandra Jarkiholi said a defamation case of Rs 100 crore will be filed against those who released the CD
Jarkiholi allegedly sexually exploited a woman by assuring her a job in the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation, and threatened her with consequences if she complained
13 of 15 MLAs elected in recent Karnataka Assembly bypolls take oath; cabinet expansion likely next month, says BS Yediyurappa
The cabinet expansion in Karnataka would not be an easy task as Yediyurappa would have to strike a balance by accommodating the victorious disqualified legislators as he had promised and also make place for old guards, upset at being 'neglected' in the first round of the induction exercise.
BS Yediyurappa says Karnataka cabinet expansion likely by end of December, only MLAs elected in recent bypolls to be made ministers
The Karnataka government can have 34 ministers, including chief minister, of which 18 have been filled.
Congress expels 14 rebel MLAs for indulging in 'anti-party activities' week after fall of coalition govt in Karnataka
The Congress on Tuesday expelled the 14 rebel MLAs from Karnataka who were responsible for bringing down the party's coalition government in the state
Congress to hold legislative party meeting in Bengaluru today ahead of confidence motion in Karnataka Assembly
The Congress will hold a legislative party meeting here on Monday, ahead of the confidence motion in the state Assembly.
The BJP is contemplating bringing a no-confidence motion against Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar if he does not voluntarily vacate the post.
HD Kumaraswamy says SC lacks jurisdiction to pass orders asking Speaker to decide on resignations of rebel MLAs
SC has no jurisdiction to pass interim orders asking Speaker to maintain status-quo regarding resignation and disqualification of rebel MLAs, says K'taka CM.
Karnataka rebel MLAs in SC: 'Resignations have to be accepted, Speaker coercing us to vote for govt in trust vote'
The rebel MLAs told the court that Karnataka Assembly Speaker has to accept their resignations and not coerce them into following whip issued by the Congress.
Karnataka crisis: SC restrains Speaker Ramesh Kumar from taking any decision on resignation of MLAs till 16 July
The Supreme Court restrained Karnataka Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar from taking any decision on the resignation and disqualification of 10 rebel MLAs of the state's ruling Congress-JD(S) coalition till next week on Tuesday.
Indian Medical Association terms budgetary allocation for health sector 'inadequate'; says health India's blind spot
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Saturday termed the budgetary allocation in the health sector "inadequate".
Karnataka deputy CM G Parameshwara blames BJP for two Congress MLAs' resignation; sub-committee formed to probe JSW Steel land deal
Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara Tuesday sought to blame the BJP for resignation of two Congress MLAs and said a cabinet sub-committee has been formed to look into the issue of land to JSW Steel as flagged by one of the legislators
Despite resignation of two MLAs, Congress legislator S Ramappa confident about Karnataka government, says it will not fall
Following the resignation of two MLAs of his party, Satish Ramappa said that "the chief minister may change but Karnataka government will not fall".
Karnataka home minister MB Patil says no threat to coalition govt in state after two Congress MLAs quit
In the wake of resignation filed by Congress leaders Anand Singh and Ramesh Jarkiholi from the Karnataka Assembly, MB Patil said there is no threat to the coalition government in the state.
Four disgruntled Congress MLAs resurface in Bengaluru after being missing for several weeks; one lawmaker still absconding
Four disgruntled Congress MLAs, who had gone missing for several weeks amid political turmoil in Karnataka, surfaced on Wednesday
Congress to seek explanation from four MLAs who skipped legislative party meet; Ramesh Jarkiholi, B Nagendra among absentees
Congress will issue notices to four MLAs seeking an explanation from them for their absence at the Congress Legislature Party meeting here on Friday, CLP leader Siddaramaiah said.
Karnataka cabinet expansion: HD Kuramaswamy admits resentment among MLAs, says Congress will look into matter
Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee president Dinesh Gundu Rao on Saturday had recommended six names for the Cabinet posts and had also announced the removal of two ministers, Ramesh Jarkiholi and R Shankar.
Karnataka cabinet expansion: Denied ministerial berths, Congress MLAs hold protests as party grapples with dissatisfaction
The Congress party in Karnataka is facing vocal displeasure from its own MLAs over the party leadership’s decision to not grant certain members like Ramalinga Reddy and Ramesh Jarkiholi with ministerial ranks in the newly expanded cabinet.