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Bengaluru: Soon after Karnataka Chief Minister B.S Yeddyurappa announced to resign before the floor test on Saturday in the assembly, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad described it as the “victory of democracy”. The Congress leader also thanked the MLAs of his party and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S), and the two Independents for standing by the …

Bengaluru: Loud chants of “Modi, Modi” by about 100 jubilant cadres of the BJP were heard at the oath-taking ceremony of their leader B.S. Yeddyurappa as the Chief Minister of Karnataka at Raj Bhavan here on Thursday. Even as Yeddyurappa was signing the relevant papers after taking oath in Kannada, administered by Governor Vajubhai R. Vala, …

Bengaluru: Bharatiya Janata Party’s BS Yeddyurappa, on Thursday, was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka. This is the third term of Yeddyurappa as the CM of the state. Governor Vajubhai Vala administered the oath of office to Yeddyurappa at 9 a.m. in the ‘Glass House’ of Raj Bhavan amid tight security. Yeddyurappa, 75, took the …

Bengaluru: As Karnataka Governor Vajubhai R. Vala on Wednesday invited BJP legislature party leader B.S. Yeddyurappa to form the new government in the state, the Congress said the Governor denigrated his office, trampled the Constitution and acted as a BJP puppet.   “Vajubhai Vala denigrated the Governor’s office, trampled upon the Constitution, abused the law and …

Bengaluru: The newly elected Karnataka BJP legislators on Wednesday elected BS Yeddyurappa as their legislative party leader and he soon staked claim to form the government though the party is eight seats short of a majority in the Assembly. “We have staked claim to form the government as the single largest party with 104 newly …

Bengaluru:The newly elected Karnataka BJP legislators on Wednesday elected B.S. Yeddyurappa as their legislative party leader and he soon staked claim to form the government though the party is eight seats short of a majority in the Assembly. “We have staked claim to form the government as the single largest party with 104 newly elected …

Bengaluru: BJP’s Chief Ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa was on Tuesday elected to the Karnataka Assembly from Shikaripura by 35,397 votes, the Election Commission announced. Yeddyurappa, 75, defeated Congress nominee Goni Malatesha and seven others in his home constituency. This was the Bharatiya Janta Party leader’s eighth victory from Shikaripura since 1983. ALSO READ: Karnataka verdict: CM Siddaramaiah …