Kumaraswamy to take oath Wednesday as CM at 4.30 pm

Bengaluru: JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy will take oath as Chief Minister of Karnataka on May 23 at 4.30 pm on the steps of the Vidhana Soudha, the state secretariat. H D Kumaraswamy will be sworn in as chief minister on Wednesday at 4.30 pm. Governor Vajubhai Vala will administer the oath of office and secrecy to Kumaraswamy, a government release said. Kumaraswamy More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Supreme Court rejects plea challenging Bopaiah’s appointment as pro term speaker

New Delh: Ahead of the floor test in the Karnataka Assembly on Saturday at 4 pm, the Supreme Court has rejected a petition by the Congress-JD(S) challenging the appointment of K G Bopaiah as pro-tem speaker. Supreme More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Supreme Court orders live telecast of floor test at K’taka Assembly

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today ordered live telecast of the floor test in the Karnataka Assembly where Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa has to prove his majority. Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa has to prove his More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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K G Bopaiah appointed as pro-tem speaker ahead of floor test in K’taka

Bengaluru: Karnataka Governor Vajubhai R Vala on Friday appointed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA K G Bopaiah as pro-tem speaker ahead of floor test tomorrow in the state assembly, breaking the convention of appointing More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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MTNL gets full time CMD after 4 yrs

New Delhi: The government has confirmed appointment of P K Purwar as chairman and managing director of public sector telecom firm MTNL. MTNL got P K Purwar as full-time CMD. “P K Purwar is confirmed as CMD, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Yeddyurappa: From clerk to Chief Minister

Bengaluru: He has been controversy’s favourite child. And controversy did not leave him alone even during his ascent to the throne of Karnataka amid a murky legal battle in the country’s top-most court. Karnataka More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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K’taka Guv invites BJP to form government, Yeddyurappa to take oath tomorrow

Bengaluru: Governor Vajubhai Vala today invited BJP legislature party leader B S Yeddyurappa to form the government in Karnataka, capping a day of intense jockeying for power and allegations by the Congress of bribery More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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India TV chief Rajat Sharma to contest for DDCA President’s post

New Delhi: Renowned journalist Rajat Sharma today threw his hat into the ring for the post of Delhi & District Cricket Association (DDCA) President, the elections for which will be held on June 30. India TV More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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PM reshuffles cabinet; Goyal gets additional charge of FinMin

New Delhi: Smriti Irani, whose tenure as the Information and Broadcasting Minister was mired in controversy, was tonight divested of the portfolio as Prime Minister Narendra Modi reshuffled his cabinet in which More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Cabinet secretary-led panel interviews 9 for RBI Dy Guv’s post

New Delhi: The Cabinet Secretary-headed panel today interviewed three senior bureaucrats and six bankers for the post of RBI Deputy Governor which fell vacant in July last after S S Mundra retired on completion More...