Karnataka assembly elections: Why JD(S) needs a hung verdict

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H D Kumaraswamy. Photo courtesy: article.wn.com

Bengaluru: To remain relevant in the state politics, Janata Dal (Secular), JD(S) needs a hung verdict in the upcoming Karnataka Assembly Elections.

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Stabbed, transferred, forced to die: The pathetic state of officers in Karnataka (VIDEO)

karnataka-lokayuktaBengaluru: As the poll-bound Karnataka votes on May 12 to elect a new government, it’s time to ponder over harassment and attack on honest officers in the state as they have borne the brunt of rivalry in political circles. Here, we take an account of pathetic states of officers in Karnataka.

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20 rallies in 10 days: BJP banking on Modi blitzkrieg to win Cong’s southern citadel

modispeech4Bengaluru: Rahul Gandhi’s soft Hindutva and temple visits coupled with Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s appeasement and divisive approachhas ensured that Congress remains the major contender to regain power in Karnataka. Sensing a big challenge, the BJP has also mounted its electoral battle to conquer Karnataka. With just few days to go for polls, the BJP is again banking on Modi blitzkrieg for its final and mega push in the state.

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Who will Dalits vote for in Karnataka Assembly elections?

dalitvoteBengaluru: “Who will Dalits vote for in Karnataka Assembly elections?” is an extremely crucial question for the political parties in this southern states as Dalits make up about 20% of the state’s population and can drive the result in about 100 seats.

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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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Karnataka elections: Why age is just a number for Yeddyurappa

wpid-Yeddy.jpgBengaluru: There is an unwritten rule in the Bharatiya Janata Party which states that any leader who is 75 or above will not be allowed to take a ministerial position. While the rule was made applicable to a few, one gets to see an exception when it comes to B S Yeddyurappa, the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in Karnataka.

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Minority status for Lingayats: Is this Siddaramaiah’s master-stroke or self goal?

sidd_2356131gBengaluru: Master stroke or self goal? These are the two questions that come to mind when one discusses the religious minority tag that Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah recommended for the Lingayats.

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How Cong high command prevailed over Siddaramaiah over his one seat contest

Bengaluru: The big surprise for all in the Congress list of candidates was with regard to Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah. The Congress put to rest all speculation that the CM would be contesting two seats-Chamundeshwari and Badami. He will now contest from Chamundeshwari only while his son would battle it from the neighbouring Varuna.

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How Pak’s ISI is creating an Army of agents before they join the forces

New Delhi: Another case of a person being honey trapped by the Pakistan’s ISI was reported and this time it was from Haryana’s Rohtak. This case however is slightly different from the ones that have been reported in the past.

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Rahul Gandhi’s temple visits in Karnataka: Will his ‘soft Hindutva’ reap rewards?

rahulgandhitempleBengaluru: Like he did in Gujarat, Congress President Rahul Gandhi took time off to visit a host of temples in Karnataka as well. The temple visits by Rahul Gandhi led to the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate, B S Yeddyurappa calling him an ‘election Hindu.’

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