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The man who can hurt BJP in Karnataka

Bengaluru: In 2004, he saw no future for himself in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). But today, with his loyalists firmly backing him, Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa is turning out to be a man

Caste-dominated politics still rule IT hub

Bengaluru: The state of Karnataka is a land of contradictions - a leader in education, banking, science and technology but backward-looking in politics dominated by caste equations.

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Land scam: Yeddyurappa's desperate efforts to stay in chair

Bangalore: Under mounting pressure to quit over alleged land scams, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa is making a last ditch attempt to convince the BJP high command that he should be allowed t

Land scam: Defiant Yeddyurappa shows off support, attacks rivals

Bengaluru: Amidst indications that his party might consider replacing him, beleaguered Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa today appeared to strike a defiant note saying he has the support of 120

K'taka BJP heads meet to discuss land scam, Yeddyurappa's fate

New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leaders from Karnataka are expected to meet party chief Nitin Gadkari on Friday to discuss the developments in the state in the wake of the opposition campaign

Yeddyurappa rules out stepping down over scams

Bengaluru: Mired in charges of corruption and nepotism, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa today dismissed suggestions that BJP chief Nitin Gadkari and RSS were 'unhappy' with him and ruled out

K'taka land scam: BSY may get kin to give up lands to retain chair

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, facing charges of land allotments to his family members, on Thursday asserted he will complete his term amid mounting speculation that he may get t

Speaker, CM to be impleaded in disqualification case: HC

Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court today allowed the applications filed by five independent MLAs, seeking to implead Speaker K G Bopaiah and Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, in the case challenging th

Reddy bros not involved in illegal mining: BSY

Bengaluru: Politicians from all parties are involved in illegal mining but that does not mean the Reddy brothers are also into it, Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa said on Tuesday.

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Karnataka crisis: High Court to hear independent MLAs' case

Bengaluru: A full-bench of the Karnataka High Court will hear the disqualification case of five independent MLAs today.

The new Bench comprising Justice Mohan Shanthanagouder, Justice Abdul Nazir and

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