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Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 28 (ANI): Son of former Chief Minister of Karnataka SR Bommai, a mechanical engineering graduate and former Janata Dal (United) leader Basavaraj Somappa Bommai has been appointed the Karnataka's 23rd Chief Minister by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) high
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 26 (ANI): Keeping tight-lipped on the speculations of leadership change in Karnataka, BJP General Secretary CT Ravi on Monday said only the time shall tell what is going to happen in the state, adding that Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa is a senio
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 26 (ANI): Amid speculations of leadership change in Karnataka, replacing four-time chief minister BS Yediyurappa, a Lingayat strongman, from somebody from another community would not be favourable for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), said sources on Sunday
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 20 (ANI): Amid speculation about the change of leadership in Karnataka, Karnataka Congress leader MB Patil on Tuesday applauded Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, saying that Yediyurappa is a tall leader from the Lingayat community and is instrumental in bring
Kalaburagi (Karnataka) [India], July 17 (ANI): Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar on Saturday claimed that many leaders belonging to the Lingayat community are willing to join the Congress party.
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Koppal (Karnataka) [India], February 28 (ANI): Karnataka Mines and Geology Minister Murugesh R Nirani on Saturday appealed to Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa for reservation to the entire Veerashaiva-Lingayat community, saying that there are a lot of sub-sects in the community and reservation
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 21 (ANI): Panchamasalis, a subsection of the Lingayat community held a rally on Saturday in Bengaluru's Palace Grounds for inclusion in the 2A reservation category.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 15 (ANI): Senior leader of Bharatiya Janata Party, Basanagouda Patil Yatnal on Monday alleged that the Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa was using the Panchamasali Lingayat for his own political gain.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], November 27 (ANI): While stating that he will visit Delhi, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Friday said the cabinet expansion will be done after three-four days.
Updated : 2 years ago IST
Davanagere (Karnataka) [India], Jan 15 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Tuesday got visibly irked and offered to resign while attending an event here, after a seer of Panchamsali sect of Lingayats, Swami Vachananda, demanded ministerial berth for BJP MLA Murugesh Nirani.
New Delhi [India], Jan 15 (ANI): Former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday apprised the Congress top brass including interim President Sonia Gandhi, senior leader AK Antony and Ahmed Patel about the need of a 'Lingayath' state chief to tackle BJP in north Karnataka, sources sai
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Kochi (Kerala) [India], Dec 10 (ANI): Aster DM Healthcare, the third largest healthcare company in India, has completed the acquisition of 80 per cent stake in UAE-based Premium Healthcare.