Basavaraj Bommai was one of the frontrunners for the post after Yeddyurappa stepped down as the Chief Minister of Karnataka.
CM Yediyurappa writes to Oxford University over Hinduphobic attacks against Rashmi Samant, says faculty member defamed coastal Karnataka
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa wrote to the Oxford University to draw attention to the harassment suffered by Rashmi Samant.
Karnataka: Former minister and Congress leader Vinay Kulkarni taken into CBI custody over BJP leader’s murder case
Both Vinay Kulkarni and his brother Vijaya Kulkarni were interrogated by CBI officials at the Dharwad Town Station.
Bengaluru: Health workers attacked by a violent mob in coronavirus hotspot Padarayanapura, 59 including local marijuana seller Firoza arrested
Padarayanapura is a coronavirus hotspot. Over 17 people have been tested positive. The medical team was there to take primary contacts of some coronavirus patients into quarantine.
Vijayapura district has also recorded seven cases on Thursday. Five cases have been reported from Bengaluru, three from Mysuru and one each from Kalaburagi and Gadag.
DK Shivakumar’s Christ statue: RSS, VHP protest against 114 feet tall statue project on alleged grazing land
On Christmas last year, Congress strongman DK Shivakumar had handed over the documents of the land to the trust which is tasked with the responsibility of building the 114 feet tall Jesus Christ statue.
Section 144 imposed in Bengaluru and parts of Karnataka as Peoples Forum, a consortium of Left-wing and Muslim organisations call for a bandh
Karnataka CM Yediyurappa has also said that the Citizenship Act will be implemented in the state
The proper way forward is teaching students accurate history about Tipu Sultan, not removing the Jihadist tyrant from textbooks
Those who forget history are doomed to repeat it. Therefore, it is imperative that our children are taught the truth about Tipu Sultan.
Karnataka: Yeddyurappa led BJP govt overturns previous govt order, cancels Tipu Jayanti celebrations
Last year, Kumaraswamy's name was missing from the invite for the Tipu Jayanti celebration because the Gowdas believe that honouring the Sultan of Mysore would bring them bad luck.
Faced with losing odds, BS Yediyurappa decided to turn it into his "Vajpayee moment." He resigned on the floor of the House, with a promise to come back and sweep the Lok Sabha election next year.