Indian Subcontinent South India Voice

BJP Leader Yeddyurappa takes two steps backward and plays defence mode

B S Yeddyurappa, chief of Bharatiya Janata Party’s unit in Karnataka, said on political dividend of Indian Air Force’s strike on a terrorist training camp at Balakot in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of the neighbouring country.   He claimed the Air strike will benefit BJP in his state to get 22 out 29 Lok sabha seats Read More…

Indian Subcontinent South India

B S Yeddyurappa admission of audio clip gives ammunition to Congress JDS

Taking a swipe at Yeddyurappa for alleging that the audio clip was doctored, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy sarcastically congratulated the BJP leader for admitting that it was his voice in the ‘Operation Kamala’ audio. (DH File Photo)   BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa’s sudden U-turn on the audio-clip episode on Sunday has not Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion South India

Out of 80 MLAs in Congress 2 MLAs not reachable : Siddaramaiah

The absence of four lawmakers posed no imminent threat to the seven-month old Congress-JDS government in the numbers game but suggested that all was not well within the Congress which is still wrestling with dissidence.   The Congress would issue notices to absentee MLAs Ramesh Jarkiholi, who was dropped as minister in the recent cabinet Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion South India

Kumaraswamy says outburst is emotional reaction not his orders

Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy is under fire from the BJP over his comment on camera about instructing someone to kill the attackers of a local Janata Dal(Secular) leader “mercilessly in a shootout”.   Leaders of the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party have said Kumaraswamy’s statement after Honnalagere Prakash was killed in south Karnataka’s Mandya district Read More…

Indian Subcontinent South India Votes & Polls

Cake walk for Anitha kumaraswamy as BJP candidate withdraws from race

With Chandrashekar’s departure from the contest, Anitha, wife of Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, is facing the elections alongside five other independent candidates. (DH File Photo) In a major setback for BJP and embarrassment to its karnataka state  leaders ., ahead of the bypolls, it’s Ramanagara candidate, L Chandrashekar has withdrawn from the race declaring Read More…