Ramesh Kumar
India  /  Published 17.12.21

K'taka: BJP, Cong condemn rape remark

Kumar, who has been in the middle of the controversy, apologised for his remarks on Friday. As the proceedings of the Assembly began, Kumar stood up and said he made a statement (in the Legislat...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.12.21

MLA apologises for 'rape' remark

Senior Congress MLA and former Karnataka Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar, who had courted controversy by saying "enjoy rape when it is inevitable" inside the Karnataka Assembly, apologised...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bengaluru

Bihar  /  Published 15.11.18

Brajesh to be hit with fresh case

Brajesh Thakur, the arrested proprietor of the NGO that ran the Muzaffarpur shelter home where 34 underage girls were raped, is likely to be hit with a fresh case for allegedly tampering with the docu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 02.08.19

Why Karnataka's crisis matters to all of us

An intriguing constitutional question arose during the recent political crisis in Karnataka that led to the fall of the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition government. The resignation of the membe...
By P. Puneeth

India  /  Published 25.07.19

Restless BJP awaits word from top

BJP leaders in Karnataka appeared restless on Thursday as their wait to form the next government continued with no word from the central command.Speaker Ramesh Kumar disqualified two rebel Congress ML...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore


India  /  Published 18.07.19

MLA kidnapped: Congress

An unexpected absentee in the Congress camp triggered a furore in the Karnataka Assembly on Thursday, with party leaders accusing the BJP of “kidnapping” and taking him to Mumbai.When the Assembly...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

India  /  Published 16.07.19

Speaker should 'decide now' on resignations, Karnataka MLAs tell Supreme Court

Ten rebel MLAs of Karnataka's ruling Congress-JD(S) coalition on Tuesday said in the Supreme Court that rules mandate the Speaker to 'decide now' on resignation and contended that by not accepting it ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.02.19

SIT to probe Yeddyurappa ‘poaching’ tapes

Karnataka will form a special investigation team to probe audiotapes that purportedly reveal a poaching bid on a government MLA by state BJP chief B.S. Yeddyurappa, who has admitted meeting the lawmak...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.03.19

‘Chowkidari’ spurs assault, complaint

Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Saturday lodged a formal complaint with the chief electoral officer of the state, with a copy to the ECI, seeking appropriate action against Ranchi University vice chan...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 10.10.19

Tax raids on Congress former ministers

Income-tax officials on Thursday raided the homes and offices of former Congress ministers G. Parameshwara and R.L. Jalappa, prompting the Opposition to accuse the Narendra Modi government of misusing...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore


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