Karnataka

Congress government has ruined Karnataka, says Modi

Congress government has ruined Karnataka, says Modi

Support BJP for a better future, he says at Kalaburagi rally. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday maintained that the Congress government had wasted its opportunity and ‘ruined’ the State during its five-year rule in Karnataka, and appealed to the voters to support the BJP for a better future for …

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Modi to address six more rallies than planned

Modi to address six more rallies than planned

With multiple surveys, including internal party surveys, not giving a clear majority to the BJP but predicting a hung verdict in the State, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to increase his visits. A day after he kick-started his campaign in the State addressing three rallies, BJP rescheduled his campaign …

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No deal with BJP, says H.D. Kumaraswamy

PM’s praise for Deve Gowda sparks row A word of praise from your electoral rival can become an albatross around your neck. The Janata Dal (Secular) is finding that out to its cost with Prime Minister Narendra Modi discovering virtues in his predecessor in the job, Deve Gowda. JD(S) chief …

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Prohibition seekers hold mock funeral of political parties

Prohibition seekers hold mock funeral of political parties

The protesters had staged a 71-day dharna from February 20 With the Assembly elections fast approaching, hundreds of protesters, mostly women, who commenced a 71-day dharna here demanding complete Prohibition, took the agitation to a new level by holding a mock funeral of all political parties after they failed to …

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BJP’s 2+1 is 2 Reddys + 1 Yeddyurappa, says Siddaramaiah

BJP’s 2+1 is 2 Reddys + 1 Yeddyurappa, says Siddaramaiah

CM takes to Twitter to respond to digs Chief Minister Siddaramaiah took to Twitter through the day to respond to the digs Prime Minister Narendra Modi took at him and the Congress at his three rallies on Tuesday. Minutes after the “2+1” jibe, alluding to he contesting from two seats …

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Curious contrast of cousins

Curious contrast of cousins

While Prajwal has restricted himself to campaigning in Holenarsipur, Nikhil is touring the Old Mysuru region The entry of the third generation of the family of Janata Dal (Secular) supremo H.D. Deve Gowda has provided a contrasting picture over the last 10 days or so. Prajwal Revanna, son of the …

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BJP all set to up Hindutva rhetoric again in the coast

BJP all set to up Hindutva rhetoric again in the coast

Adityanath, Hegde to lead campaign in coastal districts Ahead of the last leg of campaigning to be helmed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi across the State and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath along the coast, the BJP is set to up the ante on its Hindutva rhetoric. A day …

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Using milk packets and bus tickets to send a message

Using milk packets and bus tickets to send a message

Authorities are trying to ensure messages on compulsory voting have maximum reach Over 30,000 ‘Nandini’ milk packets produced daily at the Mysuru Milk Union here carry a ‘key poll’ message – Your Vote, Your Right – to push people to cast their ballot without fail. As milk is an essential …

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