'Betrayed' twice by JD (S), angry BJP prepares for polls in Karnataka

Bangalore/New Delhi, Nov 19 : A week-old BJP-led coalition government in Karnataka suffered a major jolt after its coalition partner JD (S) decided to vote against the government in the confidence

Karnataka Governor asks BJP-JD (S) coalition to prove majority by Nov 20

Bangalore, Nov 13: Karnataka Governor Rameshwar Thakur today asked Chief Minister B S Yeddiyurappa to prove his majority on the floor of the State Assembly by November 20.

Kumaraswamy chosen leader of JD (S) legislature party

BJP leader B S Yeddiyurappa to meet Karnataka Governor

Bangalore, Nov 9 : Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader B S Yeddiyurappa, who will lead the coalition government in Karanataka with the Janata Dal-Secular, will meet Governor Rameshwar Thakur later today.

Thakur is expected to extend Yeddiyurappa a formal invitation to form the government.

Yeddiyurappa is expected to be sworn in as Chief Minister on Monday.

Meanwhile, the JD (S) has convened a meeting on Sunday, ahead of the government formation.

On the 12-point 'memorandum of understanding' that JD (S) chief Deve Gowda had sent to the BJP, JD (S) state unit president Merajuddin Patel said it s not a pre-condition and it is merely an understanding between the two partners for smooth governance.

Karnataka Governor briefs Shivraj Patil about Karnataka situation

New Delhi, Nov 6 : Karnataka Governor Rameshwar Thakur today met Home Minister Shivraj Patil and briefed him about the political situation in the State.

Karnataka Governor leaves for Delhi with final report on Karnataka