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Deccan Chronicle
Spirited B.S. Yeddyurappa rediscovers his edge
Shimoga: With just days left for the end of the poll campaign in Shimoga, former chief minister and BJP candidate B.S.Yeddyurappa who is contesting the parliament polls for the first time, has gone far ahead of his opponents Mr V. Manjunath ...
 Deccan Chronicle3 days ago
Lok Sabha polls: Tempered pitch as families slug it out in Shimoga
BJP strongman BS Yeddyurappa tears into a roti for another bite, creases his brow, and says, "My rivals are fighting for the second and third spot." He has just come to Jade mutt in Soraba taluk for a late lunch after delivering a speech about the ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Shimoga: Action Sought against Yeddyurappa's Daughter for Involvement in Poll Campaign
from special correspondent Shimoga: S Y Aruna Devi, daughter of former chief minister and BJP leader B S Yeddyurappa, is the director of Jana Shikshana Samsthe, which is receiving Rs 25 lakh in the from of grants to the tune of Rs 25 lakh from the ...
 Mangalorean2 weeks ago
Development tardy in Shimoga: Yeddyurappa
Former Karnataka Chief Minsiter B.S. Yeddyurappa and BJP candidate from Shimoga, expressed displeasure at the progress of development works in the city. Speaking after inaugurating a blood donation camp at Sagar Road here on Saturday, Mr. Yeddyurappa alleged ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
The Hindu
Six former CMs in election fray in Karnataka
Congress's M. Veerappa Moily and N. Dharam Singh, BJP's Yeddyurappa and Sadananda Gowda and H.D. Deve Gowda and his son H.D. Kumaraswamy (JDS) are in the fray for the LS seats from the state Six former Chief Ministers of Karnataka, including one who was prime ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Five former K'taka CMs in fray for Lok Sabha polls
Moily, Dharam Singh, Yeddyurappa, Sadananda Gowda and H D Deve Gowda are the main contenders in their constituencies
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Top contests of 2014: Yeddyurappa vs the rest in Shimoga
Bangalore, March 21: Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa will take on Congress's Manjunath Bhandari, JD(S)'s Geetha Shivarajkumar and Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Sreedhar Kallahalla Gangadhar from Shimoga constituency.{video}[Read: Top contests of ...
 One India4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
JD-S to give Yeddyurappa a tough fight in his home constituency
Former Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa will be up against Geetha Shivrajkumar, the daughter-in-law of actor Dr Rajkumar and daughter of former chief minister S Bangarappa, in his hometown Shimoga. Vicky Nanjappa reports The Janata Dal-Secular has fielded a tough candidate to checkmate B S Yeddyurappa the former chief minister of Karnataka, who recently returned to the Bharatiya Janata Party.    Yeddyurappa who usually wins easily from his hometown Shimoga, will be up against ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
One India
Geetha set to give tough competition to Yeddyurappa from Shimoga?
Shimoga, March 12: Geetha Shivarajkumar, wife of actor Shivarajkumar, will take on the former Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa of the BJP candidate in Shimoga. Shivarajkumar announced on Tuesday that he and his family members will support Geetha to contest for ...
 One India1 month ago
Lok Sabha polls: BS Yeddyurappa to contest from Shimoga on BJP ticket
The Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) central election committee (CEC) on Saturday decided to give former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa - who recently merged his Karnataka Janshakti Party with the BJP - Lok Sabha ticket from the Shimoga parliamentary ...
 Zee News1 month ago
Yeddyurappa likely to contest 2014 polls
Bharatiya Janata Party may field former Karnataka CM B S Yeddyurappa in the Lok Sabha polls. He is likely to contest from Shimoga, reports Times Now. After differences with some leaders in the party, Yeddyurappa quit BJP and floated Karnataka Janata Party in December 2012. He joined the BJP in January after an invitation from president Rajnath Singh.   ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Congress MLA Somashekar emulates Yeddyurappa
The ruling Congress appears to be emulating the former Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, by distributing ration cards to woo the electorate. While the free...
 The Hindu2 months ago
BJP wants reluctant Yeddyurappa to contest Lok Sabha polls
With not a good prospect for the BJP in Shimoga in the coming Lok Sabha polls, the party is insisting that former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa contests from his home turf.
 Times of India2 months ago
Former CM Yeddyurappa to contest Lok Sabha polls
After dilly-dallying, former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa agreed to contest the Lok Sabha polls from his home turf, Shimoga.
 Times of India2 months ago
BSY's return to BJP makes it difficult for Cong in Shimoga
The return of former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa to the BJP has made the candidate selection process for Shimoga parliamentary constituency a tough task for the Congress. The ruling party has begun scouting for a strong candidate who could take on ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
BSY still undecided over contesting LS polls
Former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa on Thursday said he has not yet taken a decision on contesting for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Speaking to media persons after launching 'Mane Mane Kade BJP' programme in Mandya, on Thursday, Yeddyurappa said that he ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
Yeddyurappa not to contest Lok Sabha polls
The former Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa will not contest the Lok Sabha elections. He told The Hindu here on Sunday neither him nor his son B.Y. Raghavendra were keen to contest the elections. Mr. Yeddyurappa said the Bharatiya Janata Party should field a ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
Indian Express
Stars on her side, Bangarappa daughter hopes to upset BSY
JD(S) candidate Geetha Shivaraj Kumar and Shivaraj Kumar campaign in Shimoga with other film stars AT A street corner in the heart of Shimoga city, popular Kannada film star Shivaraj Kumar breaks into a song from the top of his wife Geetha Shivaraj ...
 Indian Express1 day ago
The Hindu
Big fights mark poll scene in Karnataka
Karnataka can take the pride of place in the current round of electoral battle with a former Prime Minister and six former Chief Ministers being in the fray. Interestingly there is no other former Prime Minister who is contesting except H.D. Deve ...
 The Hindu2 days ago
Shivaram Sets Up Bijapur for a Triangular Fight
Retired IAS officer K Shivaram of the JD(S) may be the last one to enter the election fray in Bijapur constituency, but he is certainly making his presence felt. Several people, particularly a section of youngsters belonging to scheduled castes ...
 New Indian Express3 days ago
Six former chief ministers battle it out in Karnataka
Veerappa Moily and H.D. Kumaraswamy will face off against each other in the Chikkaballapur constituency, where BJP leader Bache Gowda is also contesting from. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint Bangalore: A s many as six former chief ministers of ...
 Livemint.com4 days ago
Times of India
This election season, Shivarajkumar is a confident husband
As election date is nearing, actor Shivarajkumar is confident that his wife Geetha, who is contesting from the Shimoga constituency, will emerge triumphant. Geetha is the Janata Dal (Secular) candidate. But, in the same breathe Shivarajkumar said ...
 Times of India4 days ago
Shivarajkumar, Wife Meet Siddaganga Seer
JD(S) candidate for Shimoga Geetha Shivarajkumar, daughter of former chief minister S Bangarappa, called on centenarian seer of Siddaganga Mutt Shivakumara Swami on Sunday. The visit raised many eyebrows in political circles as the swami is ...
 New Indian Express4 days ago
BJP is against social justice: CM
'LS polls will see clash between secularism and Hindutva' The Lok Sabha poll is between the Hindutva propagated by the BJP and secularism principles and democratic ideologies of the Congress, said Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. Speaking at an election rally in ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago
It's no 'chikka' battle here
CHIKKABALLAPUR: The name may be 'chikka' (small) but for a true heavyweight constituency in the state it would be difficult to beat Chikkaballapur. In the fray are Veerappa Moily, a former chief minister and current Union minister with a big ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Jagran Post
Former CMs in fray for Lok Sabha polls
Aam Adami Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal is contesting Lok Sabha elections against BJP prime ministerial candidate from Varanasi. Significantly, he has served as Delhi Chief Minister for 49 days from December 28, 2013 to February 14, 2014. B S ...
 Jagran Post1 week ago
A do-or-die battle for Kumaraswamy in Karnataka's Chikkaballapur
BANGALORE: For former chief minister HD Kumaraswamy, the year 2013 didn't end on a high. Neither did 2014 start on a bright note. That's why it is all the more important for the 54 year-old JD(S) flag-bearer to ensure the party wins the seats ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Afternoon Despatch & Courier
Mahabharata of polls
This refers to the various news related to the Lok Sabha polls. Firstly, Gopal Shetty forgot the main charge against Sanjay Nirupam. The latter had betrayed Shiv Sena and joined Congress, obviously for power and its trillions of rupees and dollars ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier1 week ago
Rediff.com
Chikkaballapur poses testing time for two former chief ministers
Former Karnataka chief minister H d Kumaraswamy’s entry into the Chikkaballapur constituency will make the going tough for his opponent, and Union minister and former chief minister Veerappa Moily, who had won the 2009 election from here comfortably, reports Vicky Nanjappa. This Lok Sabha elections will see six former former chief ministers of Karnataka in the fray. While they appear to be strong in their respective constituencies, the most interesting battle would be between two former ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
DNA
Karnataka's six former Chief Ministers in election fray
Six former chief ministers of Karnataka, including one who was prime minister for 10 months, are in the fray for the Lok Sabha seats from the state -- a record of sorts. Of them, two each are from the Congress (M. Veerappa Moily and N. Dharam Singh), the BJP ...
 DNA2 weeks ago
Karnataka's six former CMs in election fray (Election Special)
Six former chief ministers of Karnataka, including one who was prime minister for 10 months, are in the fray for the Lok Sabha seats from the state -- a record of sorts.Of them, two each are from the Congress (M. Veerappa Moily and N. Dharam Singh), the BJP ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago
Five former Karna CMs in fray for LS polls
polls with five former chief ministers in the fray and indications that a sixth may soon join the race. Union Minister M Veerappa Moily and N Dharam Singh (Cong), B S Yeddyurappa and D V Sadananda Gowda (BJP) and former Prime Minister and JDS supremo H D Deve ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Bangarappa's daughter seeks to inherit his legacy
This is going to be the first time in 18 years when former chief minister SBangarappa will not be in the fray. The veteran leader had been part of all six Lok Sabha elections from the constituency since 1996 and had represented Shimoga four times in ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
IndiaTV News
Five former Karnataka CMs in fray for LS polls
Bangalore: Karnataka is all set to witness a battle of equals in the Lok Sabha polls with five former chief ministers in the fray and indications that a sixth may soon join the race.Union Minister M Veerappa Moily and N Dharam Singh (Congress), B S ...
 IndiaTV News3 weeks ago
Four former State CMs file nomination papers
The second day of filing nominations for the April 17 Lok Sabha polls in the State witnessed four former chief ministers - MVeerappa Moily, NDharam Singh (both Congress), BSYeddyurappa and DVSadananda Gowda (both BJP) - filing their nomination papers. In all, ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago
Acid test for 5 former CMs
Five former chief ministers are testing their fortunes in the Lok Sabha elections this time. All of them have begun campaigning in earnest, indicating that none of them can be sure of filing the nomination papers and forgetting the rest. The Congress has ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
It's Cong vs the rest: Siddaramaiah
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is neither ready to admit that the results of the Lok Sabha elections will be a referendum on his governance nor believe that it will be a fight between Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi. For him, the battle is between the Congress ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Cong wants 3 ministers, Speaker to contest polls
Assembly Speaker Kagodu Thimmappa is understood to have refused to contest the coming Lok Sabha elections from Shimoga, where the Congress is finding it difficult to find a strong candidate. The BJP is likely to field former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa.
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
Times of India
Former Karnataka minister booked for suicide attempt
Former Karnataka minister S A Ramdas was on Wednesday booked for trying to commit suicide. Ramdas, a minister in the B S Yeddyurappa government, tried to kill himself within hours of a woman accusing him of sexually harassing her since 2009.
 Times of India2 months ago
Rediff.com
Kumble unlikely to contest Lok Sabha poll
Talk that Anil Kumble, the former Indian captain, will contest the forthcoming Lok Sabha election from Karnataka has been making the rounds. Rediff.com's Vicky Nanjappa finds out if Kumble will indeed spin a political googly. Will Anil Kumble, left, contest the Uttar Kannada seat in this summer's Lok Sabha election? The state Bharatiya Janata Party has sent a list to the BJP's central leadership where another candidate -- Ananth Kumar Hegde -- has been proposed for the Uttar Kannada seat. The ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
BJP ticket unlikely for 5 sitting MPs
Former chief minister BSYeddyurappa is the lone sitting MLAto figure in the BJP'slist of probable candidates for the Lok Sabha polls, while 13 of the 18 sitting MPs are likely to get tickets to recontest. The top State unit leaders who have finalised the ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
Five former Karnataka CMs in fray for Lok Sabha polls 2014
Union Minister M. Veerappa Moily may face a tough battle in the Chikkaballapura constituency. BANGALORE: Karnataka is all set to witness a battle of equals in the Lok Sabha polls with five former chief ministers in the fray and indications that a sixth may ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
Five former Karnataka CMs in fray for Lok Sabha polls 2014
Union Minister M. Veerappa Moily may face a tough battle in the Chikkaballapura constituency. BANGALORE: Karnataka is all set to witness a battle of equals in the Lok Sabha polls with five former chief ministers in the fray and indications that a sixth may ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
Asia Net India
Five former Karnataka CMs in fray for LS polls
Bangalore, Mar 24, 2014: Karnataka is all set to witness a battle of equals in the Lok Sabha polls with five former chief ministers in the fray and indications that a sixth may soon join the race. Union Minister M Veerappa Moily and N Dharam Singh (Cong), BS ...
 Asia Net India3 weeks ago
DNA
Five former Karnataka CMs in fray for Lok Sabha polls
Karnataka is all set to witness a battle of equals in the Lok Sabha polls with five former chief ministers in the fray and indications that a sixth may soon join the race. Union Minister M Veerappa Moily and N Dharam Singh (Congress), B S Yeddyurappa and D V ...
 DNA3 weeks ago

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