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Jun 13, 2018
Jayanagar bypoll: Win for Congress' Sowmya Reddy may spell trouble for Ananth Kumar as Modi magic loses sheenThe defeat in Jayanagar means three of the eight Assembly segments under Bengaluru South are now with the Congress.
May 31, 2018
RR Nagar bypoll: INC's Munirathna set to retain crucial seat; contractor-turned-politico overcomes Vokkaliga challengeIf latest reports are to believed, Congress has managed to retain its position in Bengaluru's Rajarajeshwari Nagar with its candidate Munirathna Naidu.
May 25, 2018
Karnataka polls: HD Kumaraswamy wins trust vote, but unhappy Congress leaders indicate rough road aheadAn 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.
May 22, 2018
Karnataka govt formation: Not opposed to DK Shivakumar's induction into cabinet, says HD Deve GowdaJD(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.
May 21, 2018
DK Shivakumar kept Congress' flock together in Karnataka: All you need to know about the Vokkaliga strongmanCongress master strategist and Vokkaliga strongman are just some of the phrases used to describe DK Shivakumar, the man who held the Congress flock together ahead of the crucial trust vote on Saturday.
May 20, 2018
Karnataka govt formation: Lingayat body demands deputy CM's post for its president, larger role in cabinetShivakumar too is an influential Vokkaliga leader in the state, a fact that could go against him, given that Lingayats are the second largest bloc of MLAs among 78 victorious Congress candidates.
May 17, 2018
Karnataka poll results: BJP has a few options at its disposal to go from 104 seats to the magic number of 112For the BJP that looks at Karnataka as its gateway to south India, BS Yeddyurappa will need eight more MLAs to force open the door to the seat of power in the Vidhana Soudha
May 14, 2018
Siddaramaiah won't stand in way of Dalit CM: A look back at communities to which Karnataka CMs belongedSiddaramaiah on Sunday gave his strongest indication yet that he was cognisant of the notion that he may have to step aside as chief ministerial candidate even if his party is part of a ruling coalition in the state
May 13, 2018
Karnataka polls: Amid mud-slinging, BJP and Congress missed opportunity to discuss drought, corruptionDuring Karnataka polls, there was mud-slinging and allegations, caste equations and mutt visits, histories and histrionics. Thus was lost the opportunity to debate and discuss, once in five years, the issues that matter.
May 10, 2018
Karnataka polls: JD(S) locked in a dangerous caste game with BSP; credibility of both parties on the lineThe fractious Vokkaliga-Dalit relationship in Karnataka is at odds with the tie-up between JD(S) — backed by the former community — and BSP — backed by the latter