Karnataka Assembly adjourned till July 18 for trust vote
Bengaluru, July 15 : The Karnataka Assembly was on Monday adjourned for two days and will reassemble on July 18 when Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy will move a confidence motion against the backdrop of resignations tendered by 16 MLAs of the ruling Congress-Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) coalition and withdrawal of support by two Independent legislators.
Karnataka's Congress, JD-S MLAs 'fed-up' of resort stay
Bengaluru, July 15 : With beleaguered Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy readying for floor test to prove majority in the state Assembly on Thursday, ruling Congress and JD-S legislators are upset with their leaders for forcing them to stay in resorts since over a week, a party source said on Monday.
Karnataka CM to seek trust vote on July 18
Bengaluru, July 15 : Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy will seek a vote of confidence of the state Assembly on July 18, against the backdrop of 16 MLAs of the ruling Congress and JD(S) tendering their resignation.
Karnataka BJP to disrupt Assembly if no trust vote
Bengaluru, July 15 : The opposition BJP has decided to disrupt the Karnataka Assembly session if Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy does not move the trust vote to prove his fledgling coalition government has majority, a party official said on Monday.
Karnataka Congress ready to meet rebel MLAs' demands: minister
Bengaluru, July 14 : In a last-ditch effort to save its shaky coalition government in Karnataka, Congress' trouble-shooter and senior minister D.K. Shivakumar on Sunday assured the rebel legislators of meeting their demands if they withdrew their resignations and attend the Assembly session underway. Full Story
Five more rebel Karnataka MLAs move SC
New Delhi , July 13 : Five more Karnataka Congress MLAs moved the Supreme Court on Saturday, contending they had resigned voluntarily and that their resignation must be accepted by the Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar. Full Story