Karnataka Budget presented by CM Kumaraswamy has angered people from many districts. It’s been alleged that Kumaraswamy neglected many districts of the state and favoured mostly the JDS stronghold districts.
Karnataka Congress was facing dissidence after the allocation of portfolios. And apparently Rahul Gandhi sought Kumaraswamy’s help to dissuade Congress dissidents. Eventually even Kumaraswamy failed to convince them.
In Karnataka Congress and JDS have not only ended their fight over cabinet portfolios, but have also decided to fight 2019 elections together.
Congress supported JDS to form govt in Karnataka calling it an effort to save democracy. Now the Kumaraswamy-led JDS govt is in limbo as the new CM has no cabinet to begin the work. And they are waiting for Rahul Gandhi to return from abroad to sort out ministry allocation issues.
In Karnataka BJP was celebrating till afternoon on counting day, after dethroning Siddaramaiah. But Congress had another plan as BJP fell short of a simple majority. Congress decided to support JDS to form govt, in a shocking move. Many questions came up. Is it constitutional? Is it ethical? Is it politically correct? Now the ball […]
Cartoon done before the results were declared. BJP’s CM candidate Yeddyurappa was quite confident of getting majority to form the govt and swearing-in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka.
Sensing a hung assembly in Karnataka, Congress plays Dalit card as Siddaramaiah declared that he’s ready to make way for a Dalit CM. Though BJP’s CM face Yeddyurappa is all decked up for the swearing-in-ceremony, it is said that BJP is also in talks with Kumaraswamy in case of a fractured verdict. Who will JDS […]
With less than a week to go for the Karnataka elections, the journalists who have covered the length and breadth of Karnataka confess that there’s no wave of any sort! Are we heading for a hung assembly? Mail Today cartoon
Narendra Modi showers lavish praises on former Prime Minister Deve Gowda at an election rally in Karnataka. With opinion polls predicting a hung assembly, Deve Gowda’s JDS is going to play a crucial role. Mail Today cartoon.