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  • Karnataka CM H D Kumaraswamy meets PM Narendra Modi, seeks Rs 1,199 crore as flood relief

    New Delhi: A high-level delegation from Karnataka led by Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy met Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday and sought a relief of Rs 1,199 crore for flood-hit seven districts of the state. The delegation also apprised the prime minister of the prevailing drought-like situation in 17 of the total 30 districts in the state. The delegation comprised former prime minister H D Deve Gowda, Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara, and ministers HD

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    Karnataka CM H D Kumaraswamy acquitted in land de-notification case

    Bengaluru: A special Lokayukta court acquitted Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy today in a case of alleged illegal de-notification of a government land in 2007, when he headed the JD(S)-BJP coalition government. In his order, judge D B Patil said he did not find any proof to establish Kumaraswamy’s guilt in the case. Kumaraswamy, who now leads a Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition government, had filed a petition seeking dismissal of the case contending

  • Arun Jaitley targets Congress over Karnataka CM H. D. Kumaraswamy breaking down

    New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday targeted the Congress over Karnataka Chief Minister H. D. Kumaraswamy breaking down at a public event, saying the party believed that “only members of one family can rule India” and that others should be pushed to weeping publicly.

  • ‘Kaala’ controversy: This is what Rajinikanth has to say to Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy

    Chennai: Supporting the release of his film ‘Kaala’, actor Rajinikanth appealed to the Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy to provide security at theatres. The film is set to release all over the country tomorrow. The Rajinikanth-starrer is seeing opposition by various pro-Kannada groups due to superstar’s remark on the Cauvery water row. The film was earlier given a ban by the Karnataka Film Chambers of Commerce.

  • Shiv Sena dares Sonia Gandhi to sack Karnataka CM on flag issue

    Mumbai: Attacking the Karnataka government for exploring the possibility of having a state flag, the Shiv Sena today said Congress president Sonia Gandhi should sack the chief minister as the move went against the history and ideals of her party. It also demanded that the Centre dissolve the Karnataka government or immediately stop all assistance to the state.

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    ‘Siddaramaiah will ensure he is the last Cong CM in Karnataka’

    Bengaluru: Hitting out at the Congress  government in Karnataka for its “failures” as it completed three years in office today, BJP said Siddaramaiah will ensure that he will be the last Congress Chief Minister in the state.

  • Congress reins in Karnataka CM

    Bangalore: Within two months of returning to power in Karnataka, the Congress is caught in squabbles over Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s style of functioning and the demand to make state party chief G. Parameshwara the deputy chief minister.

  • Siddaramaiah expands ministry, leaves out ‘mining-tainted’ aspirants

    Siddaramaiah expands ministry, leaves out ‘mining-tainted’ aspirants : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Saturday inducted 28 members into his five-day-old ministry, keeping out two strong but mining-scam hit aspirants for cabinet berths.

  • Karna CM suspects terrorist hand in blast

    Bangalore: The bomb blast near the state BJP city office that left at least 16 people injured indicated the hand of terrorists and state police has set up a special team to investigate the attack, Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar said today.

  • Narendra Modi to campaign in five districts in K’taka: Shettar

    Bangalore: Narendra Modi will campaign in five districts for Karnataka assembly elections, Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar said today amid speculation on the extent of the Gujarat Chief Minister’s role in the canvassing.

  • Tamil Nadu seeks contempt proceedings against Karnataka CM

    New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking initiation of contempt proceedings against Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar for the failure of his government to release 9,000 cusecs of water daily as ordered by the court Sep 28.