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Karnataka Elections: 883 Crorepatis, 645 Criminals To Contest In State Assembly Polls
Of the 2,654 candidates in the fray for the May 12 Karnataka Assembly elections, at least 883 are crorepatis and 645 have criminal cases against them, said two watchdogs after analysing their affidavits filed with the Election Commission (EC). "The average assets of the 883 (35 per cent) crorepat..
Congress, JD(S) Have Secret Pact For Karnataka Assembly Elections: PM Modi
Claiming that the Congress and the JD(S) have entered into a "secret" pact for the Karnataka Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday H D Deve Gowda's party was "protecting" the Congress. Addressing an election rally here, Modi alleged that the Congress, for years, spoke abou..
Congress President Rahul Gandhi Calls Prime Minister A “Natural Liar”
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday called Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "natural liar", and said he had insulted Bengaluru by referring to it as a garbage city. Gandhi's condemnation comes a day after Modi attacked the Congress party's government in Karnataka for destroying the cityscape...
Congress Having “Jihadi Mindset”: UP CM Yogi Adityanath
Hitting the campaign trail in poll-bound Karnataka to mobilise support for the BJP, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday asked the people to reject what he called the "divisive" politics and "jihadi mindset" of the Congress. At a rally in Sirsi of Karnataka, he accused his Kar..
Congress Moves Election Commission Against BJP’s ‘Misleading Advertisements’
The Congress on Thursday griped to the Election Commission against the BJP's Karnataka unit for "getting distributed false and misdirecting ads" in daily papers to defame people in general picture of Congress President Rahul Gandhi and Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. The Congress said it was an inf..
Congress Has Initiated Culture Of “Ease Of Doing Murder”: PM Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday assailed the Congress government in Karnataka for initiating the culture of "ease of doing murder", as he launched the second leg of his campaign blitz in the state for the Assembly elections. He also accused the successive Congress governments at the Centr..
PM Narendra Modi Attacks Rahul Gandhi Over “15 Minute” Dare
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched his campaign blitzkrieg in Karnataka, unleashing a blistering attack on Rahul Gandhi and daring him "to speak in any language" for 15 minutes about the achievements of the Siddaramaiah government without reading out from piece of paper. He accused the s..
BJP Chief Amit Shah Attacks Congress President Rahul Gandhi Over His Meeting With Lalu
BJP president Amit Shah today attacked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over his meeting with Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo Lalu Prasad, who is convicted in fodder scam cases, saying it has highlighted his two faces and that a party with such double standards cannot give a clean government in Karnataka. ..
Congress Rally To Mourn One Family’s Loss Of Power: BJP Chief Amit Shah
Hitting out at the Congress over its 'Jan Akrosh' rally, BJP president Amit Shah today said it was in fact a 'Parivar Akrosh' rally that highlights increasing irrelevance of a "dynasty and their courtiers", who have been sent out of power from one state after another in elections. The Congress ha..
Why Country’s “Chowkidar” Silent On Issues Of Graft And Weakening Of Institutions?, Asks Rahul Gandhi
Congress president Rahul Gandhi launched a fusillade on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government on Sunday, questioning why the country's "chowkidar" (gatekeeper) was silent on issues of graft and weakening of institutions Addressing his party's 'Jan Aakrosh' rally, Gandhi said the prime ..