Bengaluru: JD(S) MLA H.D. Kumaraswamy and Congress MLA D. K. Shivakumar celebrate along with other legislators of both the parties after Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa resigned before facing a crucial trust vote in the Karnataka Assembly with numbers stacked against the BJP in the newly elected House; in Bengaluru on May 19, 2018. (Photo: IANS)


Karnataka opens door to anti-Modi alliance in 2019

Karnataka’s fractured mandate and the subsequent resignation of B.S. Yeddyurappa on Saturday after a short two-day stint as Chief Minister, as he could not muster a majority for the Bharatiya Janata Party, will have a far-reaching impact on national politics and alliances that will be formed to take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. According...



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