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Periyapatna election 2013- 83 percent turnout recorded

Polling in Peritaptana assembly constituency held today and a massive 83 percent voting was reported. Election of the Periyapatna constituency were cancelled due to death of BJP candidate Sannamogegowda, 57) during the campaign period (on 30th April). Today voting was

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Karnataka cabinet expansion – 28 ministers included

Today, in a ceremony held at the Rajbhawan in Bangalore 28 ministers took oath in  Siddaramaiah lead Congress Government. K. Siddaramaiah was sworn in alone as Chief Minister five days ago and finalized the ministries in consultation with Central leadership.

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Congress acts on Poll Promises: Announces relief in excess of Rs 4000 cr

After taking over the power in Kranataka, Congress acted promptly on its poll promises. After hours of taking oath, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah announced releif package of nearly 45oo cr. He said that the government will to provide 30 kg

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Siddaramaiah Sworn in as 22nd Chief Minister of Karnataka

K. Siddaramaiah today took oath as the 22nd Chief Minister of Karnataka. Governor H R Bhardwaj administered the oath at a ceremony at Sri Kanteerava Stadium. Congress Legislature Party (CLP) elected K. Siddaramaiah as their leader on Friday and is one who

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Siddaramaiah to take oath tomorrow as Karnataka Chief Minister

Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader K. Siddaramaiah is to take oath  tomorrow as Karnataka Chief Minister. He was appointed as the Karnataka Chief Minister by the state’s Governor on Friday after KPCC informed the Governor about the decision of CLP

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More than 90% of legislators are crorepati: Karnataka Elections 2013

In an analysis of sworn in affidavits of MLA’s elected for the legislative assembly by the Karnataka Election Watch (KEW), it hs been found that the 203 MLAs of the total 218 analysed are crorepatis. This is almost 30% grater

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Siddaramaiah elected as CLP leader, will be Karnataka’s next Chief Minister

Congress MLAs met today to elect their leader and elected  K. Siddaramaiah as their leader in a secret ballot. The meeting was overseen by a four member observer team of AICC and presided over by Defense Minister AK Antony. At

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Congress records thumping win: Karnataka Elections 2013

The Congress recorded an easy and comprehensive win in Karnataka assembly elections today.  Congress got the majority of its own and finished its tally at 121 seats, well above the halfway mark of 112.  BJP and JD(S) finished second with

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Congress upbeat ahead of Counting

Congress appears upbeat ahead of counting and confident of ousting BJP in Karnataka.  The KPCC  chief Dr G Parameshwara said in an interview to a mdeia channel that our internal surveys, suggest that we are going to form the next

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Counting of votes begin at 8 AM today: Will it be a fractured mandate?

Counting of votes for Karnataka polls held on May 5th is to begin in less than 15 minutes from now at  36 centres across the state. Today’s results  will decide the fate of current BJP government. By afternoon we will

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