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H.D. Deve Gowda

Controversy Over Security Of Prime Minister Is Very Unfortunate: Former PM Deve Gowda

Jan 06, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Terming the controversy over the security of the Prime Minister as "unfortunate", former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda on Thursday said that at no point there should be any complacency when it comes to protecting the highest executive office of India.

Compliments, Concessions And Contradictions: HD Deve Gowda Remembers AB Vajpayee

Dec 18, 2021 Manash Ghosh

HD Deve Gowda remembered AB Vajpapayee, with whom he differed on many issues, with fondness and recalls a time when Vajpayee offered support to Gowda when the latter was heading a coalition government at the centre.

When Punjab Farmers Named A Rice Variety 'Dev Gowda'!

Deve Gowda has been in public life for nearly seven decades. He started at the very bottom, as a member of the Holenarasipur Taluk Development Board and reached the very top as India's 11th prime minister, in 1996.

Another Member Of Deve Gowda Family Takes Political Plunge

Nov 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

One more member of former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda family is entering electoral politics, with his grandson Suraj Revanna finding a place in the JD(S) list of candidates for December 10 legislative council polls, announced on Wednesday. Suraj, a Doctor, son of Gowda's elder son H D Revanna, is JD(S) candidate from Hassan local authorities’ seat, which is the family bastion.

Not Aware About Nitish Kumar Attending Haryana Rally: JD(U)

The proposed rally at Jind, for which invitations have also been sent to regional heavyweights including Mamata Banerjee and Sharad Pawar is touted as the precursor to the formation of a ‘Third Front’.

26 August, 2021

Govt Committed To Evacuate Indians From Afghanistan: EAM Jaishankar

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Government data shows, India has evacuated 565 people from Afghanistan so far

17 August, 2021

India Needs To Respond To Afghanistan Situation In Humane Manner: Ex PM Deve Gowda

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The former PM said India needs to develop an independent policy of fostering friendship and peace in neighborhood.

15 December, 2020

JDS 'Completely' Opposes Anti-Cow Slaughter Bill In Karnataka: Ex-PM Deve Gowda


The 87-year-old leader says the bill will 'cause unrest in society and disturb the growth of people'

23 September, 2020

Suresh Angadi, Junior Railway Minister Succumbs To Covid-19


Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi passes away. He is the first Union Minister to succumb to Covid-19.

20 September, 2020

Former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda Takes Oath As Rajya Sabha Member


This is the first time that the JD(S) leader H D Deve Gowda has become a member of the Upper House since 1996.

12 June, 2020

Deve Gowda, Mallikarjun Kharge And 2 BJP Candidates 'Unanimously' Elected To RS From Karnataka


For 87-year-old Gowda, this will be the second Rajya Sabha entry, the first time being in 1996 as Prime Minister.

08 June, 2020

Former PM HD Deve Gowda To Contest June 19 Rajya Sabha Polls From Karnataka


The JD(S), which has 34 seats in the assembly, is not in a position to win a seat in Rajya Sabha on its own and will need support from the Congress with its surplus votes.

04 September, 2019

D K Shivakumar, Karnataka Congress' Troubleshooter, In Throes Of ED's Money Laundering Charges

Ajay Sukumaran

With ED slapping serious money laundering charges against Shiva Kumar, trouble is mounting on Congress main man in Karnataka, and he faces perhaps the toughest challenge of his political career.

26 August, 2019

Siddaramaiah Says Karnataka Govt Will Not Last Long, Urges Congress To Prepare For Early Polls


As the BS Yediyurappa government in Karnataka completed one month in office on Monday, Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah claimed it may last one year at the most.

23 August, 2019

Karnataka: Political Slugfest Erupts Between Congress, JD(S) As Siddaramaiah, Deve Gowda Trade Barbs

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The political war in Karnataka gained momentum on Friday when Congress leader Siddaramaiah launched a tirade against JD(S) leader H D Deve Gowda.

27 July, 2019

Karnataka: Deve Gowda Rules Out JDS' Support To BJP Govt

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Deve Gowda made the party position clear a day after a section of JD(S) legislators asked former Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to extend support to the BJP government in Karnataka.

11 July, 2019

Worse Than Emergency: Deve Gowda Slams Karnataka Lawmakers For Their Resignations

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JD(S) supremo Deve Gowda also urged all political parties to come together, setting aside their differences, to 'save democracy', which, he alleged, was under threat.

07 July, 2019

Karnataka Crisis Live: No Question Of Going Back To Bengaluru, Says MLA ST Somashekar

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The JD(S)-Congress government in Karnataka plunged into a crisis with 13 MLAs of the alliance submitting their resignation to the Speaker. Follow live updates here

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

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What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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