Tag - Karnataka Congress

Big challenges ahead for CM-designate Siddaramaiah — cabinet formation, portfolio allocation, poll ‘guarantees’ implementation

Bengaluru, May 18 (PTI) Multiple challenges, particularly with regard to cabinet formation, stare at Siddaramaiah as he takes over as the new chief minister of Karnataka, nudging out party colleague and state Congress president D K Shivakumar -- who will now be his deputy. The first challenge that Siddaramaiah faces on being sworn in is putting...

Congress will win at least 141 seats, form majority govt in Karnataka: State party chief D K Shivakumar

Benglauru, May 12 (PTI) Congress state president D K Shivakumar on Friday junked the exit poll results in which the party, though it gains the highest number of seats, has to contend with a hung Assembly. He insisted that the party will win at least 141 seats and form a majority government. There was a wave...

As Karnataka votes, stakes high for BJP and higher for Congress

New Delhi, May 9: Stakes are high for the BJP and higher still for the Congress as people vote to elect a new government in Karnataka on Wednesday following an intense and often bitter campaign that saw the 'entry' of Lord Hanuman in the last leg of the electoral battle fought as much on...