Karnataka: BJP staring at rebellion

New Delhi, Nov. 14 -- Sharath Kumar Bachegowda, the 37-year old son of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member of Parliament, B.N. Bachegowda on Thursday filed his nomination as an independent from Hosako... Read More

Dissent grows in Karnataka BJP

New Delhi, Nov. 14 -- Sharath Kumar, son of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP B.N. Bachegowda, is among a growing number of dissidents who have gone against the high command's decision to induct the 17 ... Read More

SC has vindicated my stand on disqualification: K.R. Ramesh Kumar

New Delhi, Nov. 13 -- Former Karnataka legislative assembly speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar's decision to disqualify rebel Congress and Janata Dal (Secular), or JD(S), MLAs in July had been under scrutiny, ... Read More

Congress hails SC verdict on disqualification of Karnataka MLAs

Bengaluru, Nov. 13 -- The Congress party's leader of the Opposition in Karnataka, Siddaramaiah, on Wednesday hailed the Supreme Court's order upholding the disqualification of 17 rebel legislators by ... Read More

In Karnataka, parties yet to name candidates for bypolls

New Delhi, Nov. 11 -- The nomination process for bypolls to 15 assembly constituencies of Karnataka, scheduled to be held on 5 December, began on Monday. But the three main political parties are yet ... Read More

Karnataka bypolls: BJP, Congress, JD(S) await SC verdict to announce candidates

New Delhi, Nov. 11 -- The nomination process for the bypolls, scheduled to be held on 5 December, in 15 of the total 17 vacant constituencies of Karnataka commenced on Monday. But the three main polit... Read More

Bengaluru may soon get debris recycling plant

Bengaluru, Nov. 10 -- The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is looking for an empty quarry site in the southern part of the city to establish a construction and demolition waste recycling plan... Read More

Ayodhya verdict: Mumbai, Bengaluru and other major cities impose Section 144

Bengaluru, Nov. 9 -- Mumbai, Bengaluru and many other cities levied Section 144 on Saturday as a precaution on Saturday when the Supreme Court announced the verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid... Read More

Ahead of Ayodhya verdict, security tightened in Bengaluru, Karnataka

New Delhi, Nov. 9 -- Bengaluru city police commissioner Bhaskar Rao on Friday said that law enforcement authorities have imposed restrictions on assembly of people and taken other precautionary measur... Read More

Yediyurappa draws up plan to tackle Bengaluru waste management, transportation

Bengaluru, Nov. 7 -- The Karnataka government has decided to set up Bengaluru Mobility Management Authority (BMMA), a body that would enable traffic management in a city that has become synonymous for... Read More