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Karnataka BJP Strongly Refutes Speculations Of Change In Leadership

Sep 22, 2020 PTI

Local media reports had speculated a possible change in Chief Ministership, citing B.S. Yediyurappa’s age.

From Modi's Landslide Victory To Protests Over Citizenship Law: India In 2019

Dec 29, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

A look back at the important events of 2019 as the year comes to an end and marks the beginning of a new decade.

After Congress' Poor Show, Siddaramaiah Resigns As CLP Leader, Dinesh Gundu Rao Quits As KPCC Chief

The BJP cruised to a comfortable majority after winning 12 of the 15 seats where the bypolls were held.

Karnataka Bypolls: After Victory, BJP's Fresh Challenge Is To Balance Loyalists With New Entrants

Dec 09, 2019 Ajay Sukumaran

Karnataka has been the BJP’s "gateway to the south," but it has also presented the party with paradoxes.

Karnataka Bypolls: BJP Gets Majority, Wins 12 Of 15 Seats; Congress Bags 2

The Congress, which had won 12 of those 15 seats in the previous election, suffered a huge blow as it bagged only two seats -- Hunsur and Shivajinagar.

05 December, 2019

Voting Underway In 15 Assembly Seats In Karnataka, BJP Needs 6 To Retain Majority

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP has fielded 13 of the 16 disqualified legislators who had joined the party leading to the fall of the Congress-JDS government.

04 December, 2019

Karnataka Bypolls: BJP’s Fate Depends On Defectors

Ajay Sukumaran

In Karnataka bye-elections, the battle is between the loyalists and the defectors.

03 December, 2019

In Karnataka Bypolls, Congress Once Again Banks On D.K. Shivakumar's Popularity


The Congress is contesting in all the 15 assembly seats as the ruling BJP, while the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) is in the fray in only 12 seats.

29 November, 2019

Karnataka Bypolls: EC Files FIR Against Yedyurappa Over Speech Made On 'Caste Lines'

Outlook Web Bureau

The chief minister was allegedly soliciting votes in the name of caste.

27 November, 2019

As BJP Loses Maharashtra, Kumaraswamy Predicts Same Fate For Saffron Party In Karnataka

Outlook Web Bureau

Former Karnataka CM, Kumaraswamy, said BJP has paid a heavy for its 'lust for power'.

26 November, 2019

Can BJP Do A Yediyurappa In Maharashtra?

Ruben Banerjee

The BJP has been left embarrassed in Maharashtra. But the epitaph for its political aspirations in the state has not yet been written.


13 November, 2019

SC Upholds Disqualification Of 17 Karnataka MLAs, But Allows Them To Contest Dec 5 Bypolls

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court verdict paves way for disqualified MLAs to contest December 5 bypolls in Karnataka.

02 November, 2019

Amit Shah Planned, Supervised 'Operation Kamala', Says Yediyurappa In Leaked Video

Ajay Sukumaran

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa has not challenged the authenticity of the video clip.

28 October, 2019

BJP Shares Video On 'Caste Politics', Siddaramaiah Calls It 'Fake News'

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Siddaramaiah said the BJP was 'misinterpreting' a private discussion.

23 October, 2019

ED Summons Another Congress Leader In Money-Laundering Case Against Shivakumar

Outlook Web Bureau

Karnataka Congress leader Vijay Mulgund has been asked to join the investigation ahead of D K Shivakumar's bail plea hearing.

29 September, 2019

Kumaraswamy Rules Out Involvement In Phone Tapping Of Seer


Several political leaders have accused Kumaraswamy of being behind the alleged phone tapping episode to save his government, which was then rocked by dissidence within.

26 September, 2019

By-Election To 15 Seats In Karnataka Deferred Till SC's Decision On Disqualified MLAs


The lawyers appearing for the disqualified MLAs, Congress leader Siddaramaiah and other respondents said, they have no objection if the by-polls are deferred.


24 September, 2019

'It's Always Been Trial By Fire': Yediyurappa On Holding K'taka CM Post


Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa expressed hope that he would get flood relief funds from the Centre in four to five days.

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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