Will Siddaramaiah be Karnataka CM if Congress wins? Parameshwar has this answer

img_1553The debate on who would be the chief minister of Karnataka if the Congress wins appears to be never ending. The Karnataka Congress chief, Dr. G Parameshwar has thrown the debate wide open by saying CM later, win first.

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In poll bound Karnataka, bookies bet on Rs 800 crore as odds are stacked in BJP’s favour

BJP-1It is election time and the bookies are back in business. What are the bookies giving each party contesting the Karnataka assembly elections? The betting market in Karnataka is approximately around Rs 800 crore.

How Karnataka votes: A break-down of 6 key regions in the state

karnatakaelectionsBengaluru: Karnataka is a state that is split into various regions. What is interesting is that each of these regions have a different voting pattern and parties have to strategise accordingly in order to bag in the votes.

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Battle Shivamogga: For Eshwarappa to win, why Yeddyurappa holds the key

yeddyurappaShivamogga formerly known as Shimoga is a district to watch out for. There are several big-wigs contesting from the 8 constituencies including Byandoor contesting and it promises to be an exciting fight.

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Rs 70 crore, Rs 251 crore and now Rs 840 crore: This is D K Shivakumar’s assets rise

shivkD K Shivakumar, Congress leader and energy minister of Karnataka is richer by Rs 589 crore. He has reported a huge increase in wealth since the 2013 assembly elections.
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The battle of the brothers in Soraba: Which Bangarappa will the voter choose?

Madhu Bangarappa
Madhu Bangarappa

Over the years the Soraba constituency in Shivamogga has always provided for an interesting fight. Once the stronghold of former Karnataka chief minister, S Bangarappa, the battle then on has been fought between his two sons, Madhu and Kumar and also their relative Hartalu Halappa.

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B S Yeddyurappa is poorer by Rs 2 crore as per his affidavit

1351005320_B_S_YEDDYURAPPAIt is not very often that politicians declare a drop in assets. In the case of B S Yeddyurappa, the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate his assets have dropped by almost Rs 2 crore since 2013.

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Just 27 days to go for me to become Karnataka CM: B S Yeddyurappa

bsyeddyruappaB S Yeddyurappa who filed his nomination papers on Thursday sounded supremely confident that he would win the elections. His first reaction was in another 27 days, I will be the Chief Minister.

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Karnataka elections: Behind the scenes, will BSY take on Siddaramaiah at Badami

sidd-yeddyThere is plenty of activity behind the scenes in the BJP which takes on the Congress in the May 12 Karnataka elections. The BJP has released two lists and is yet to come up with the final one with 72 names.

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Why the Shikaripur constituency is a walk-over for B S Yeddyurappa

Shikaripur has over the years become a B S Yeddyurappa bastion. This year too the equations are unlikely to change and the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate appears to be in with a very good chance.

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