Congress’ Siddaramaiah Says Won’t Contest From Karnataka Seat He Lost In 2018

“People are calling me to contest from four to five places. I have not decided yet,” Siddaramaiah said Mandya, Karnataka: Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah is reluctant to contest the 2023 assembly election in the state from the Chamundeshwari assembly segment in Mysuru district where he had lost in 2018. As the sitting chief minister … Read more

Karnataka Congress’ Padayatra Continues, Case Against Siddaramaiah, DK Shivakumar

On Monday, the foot march covered a distance of 20.5 km to reach Kengeri from Bidadi. Bengaluru: Karnataka Congress’ ‘padayatra’ (foot march), demanding implementation of the Mekedatu project across the Cauvery river, continued on Monday, even as an FIR was registered against 38 party members, including state president DK Shivakumar and Leader of Opposition in … Read more

Hijab Ban “Intentional” To Prevent Muslim Girls From Getting Educated: Siddaramaiah

“If students can wear a turban, why can’t students wear a hijab?” asked Siddaramaiah. (FILE) Bengaluru (Karnataka): Leader of the Opposition of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly, Siddaramaiah on Sunday stated that the Hijab ban in the educational institutions across the state was ‘deliberate and intentional’ with an aim to prevent the Muslim girls from getting … Read more

“BJP Minister A Thug”: Congress Fury Over Flag Row in Karnataka Assembly

Bengaluru: The Karnataka Congress has threatened boycott of both Houses in the Assembly unless Panchayati Raj Minister KS Eshwarappa is charged with sedition, or faces action, for saying a saffron flag could become India’s national flag some day and that it could be raised from the ramparts of the Red Fort. State unit boss DK … Read more