Karnataka Congress leader G. Parameshwara's personal assistant N.S. Ramesh (Photo: IANS)

Karnataka Congress leader’s PA commits suicide due to ‘tax raids’

Bengaluru: Karnataka Congress leader G. Parameshwara’s personal assistant N.S. Ramesh committed suicide allegedly due to “tax raids” on his boss, a party official said on Saturday. “Ramesh, 38, was found hanging by a tree branch in the Bengaluru University campus earlier in the day. He was under pressure after the Income-Tax sleuths quizzed him in […]

Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara (File Photo)

Up to Rs 5 cr seized in tax raids on 2 Karnataka Congressmen

Bengaluru: Rs 4-5 crore in cash was “seized” during raids by over 100 Income-Tax (I-T) Department sleuths on the premises of Karnataka Congress leaders G. Parameshwara and R.L. Jalappa in Bengaluru and other places in the state, an informed source said here on Friday. “Search and seize operations in 25-30 premises of Parameswhara and Jalappa […]

Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara (File Photo)

I-T raids on Karnataka Cong leaders Parameshwara, Jalappa

Bengaluru: Teams of Income-Tax (I-T) Department sleuths searched properties of senior Congress leader G. Parameshwara for alleged tax evasion by education institutions owned by him and his family, an official said on Thursday. “Officials of our department’s investigations wing are conducting search and seize operations at Siddhartha Group of Educational Institutions run by Parameshwara at […]

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara (File Photo)

Karnataka Congress ministers ready to resign to accomodate rebel legislators in Cabinet: Deputy CM

Bengaluru: In a bid to save the year-old coalition government, the Congress ministers are ready to resign for the sake of accommodating rebel legislators in the cabinet, said Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara on Monday. “All of us (Congress Ministers) may resign to accommodate our rebel legislators in the cabinet. If my party asks me to […]

Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara (File Photo)

Karnataka coalition government safe, stable: Deputy CM

Bengaluru:  The year-old JD-S-Congress government was safe and stable to continue in office despite electoral reverses in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections to the ruling allies, said Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara on Friday. “There is no threat to our government. Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy will continue to lead us as legislators as both the […]

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara

Helpline launched for SCs/STs in Karnataka

Bengaluru : Karnataka on Tuesday launched a round-the-clock information and grievance helpline for Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) across the state. “The ‘Kalyana Kendra’ (welfare centre) helpline will allow members of these communities to get information on the state’s welfare programmes for them as well as register complaints,” a Social Welfare Department statement […]

G. Parameshwara (File Photo/Facebook)

Congress’ Parameshwara to be Karnataka Deputy CM

Bengaluru :  The Congress’ Karnataka President G. Parameshwara would be the Deputy Chief Minister in the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S)-Congress coalition government, a party leader said on Tuesday. “Party President Rahul Gandhi has approved the name of Parameshwara for the Deputy Chief Minister post in the coalition government,” Congress General Secretary K.C. Venugopal told reporters here. […]