Siddaramaiah trailing in both seats

Bengaluru : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah was on Tuesday trailing in both the constituencies where he contested, officials said. The Congress leader was way behind G.T Deve Gowda of the Janata Dal-Secular in Chamundeshwari by over 13,000 votes, Election Commission officials said. And after leading initially, Siddaramaiah fell behind B.R. Sriramulu of the Bharatiya Janata […]

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah (File Photo)

Siddaramaiah says will make way for Dalit CM

Bengaluru :  Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday said he will step aside for a Dalit Chief Minister if the Congress leadership wishes. “It is fine if the party decides to have a Dalit Chief Minister,” he said, according to News18. The statement comes after exit polls following Assembly elections on Saturday predicted a hung […]

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah (File Photo)

Siddaramaiah serves Rs 100 cr defamation notice to Modi, Shah

Bengaluru :  Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday served a Rs 100-crore legal notice on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah and party’s state unit chief B.S. Yeddyurappa for alleged defamatory speeches and advertisements against him in the media. The BJP leaders will have to face civil and criminal action and pay damages […]

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah (File Photo)

Siddaramaiah dares Modi, Yeddyurappa for debate

Bengaluru : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday challenged Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP’s Chief Ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa to an open debate with him. “Prime Minister Modi is deliberately confusing Karnataka voters with his bombastic speeches on non-issues. All hot air and no substance. My contest is not with him. It is with […]

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah (File Photo)

Cite Yeddyurappa’s contribution to Karnataka, Siddaramaiah asks Modi

Bengaluru : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to recall any contribution to the state by his BJP predecessor and Chief Ministerial face for the May 12 election, B.S. Yeddyurappa in his term (2008-2011). “Dear PM Narendra Modi, I challenge you to speak about the achievements of B.S. Yeddyurappa’s government […]

Siddaramaiah faces BJP’s Sreeramulu in Karnataka’s Badami seat

Bengaluru :  Karnataka’s Congress Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday filed his nomination from Badami segment in Bagalkot district against BJP’s tribal leader B. Sreeramulu for the May 12 Assembly elections. Both Siddaramaiah and Sreeramulu have also filed their nominations from Chamundeshwari in Mysuru and Molakamuru (ST) in Chitradurga district on April 20 and 21 respectively. […]