State BJP president, Visasolie Lhoungu in his speech congratulated the State BJP campaign team led by deputy chief minister Y.Patton accompanied by minister of Health & Family Welfare S. Pangyu Phom, minister of Higher and Technical Temjen Imna Along and others for vigorously participated in the campaign with its resources, time and energy from May 3 to 8 for the Karnataka legislative assembly election. In Hyderabad Karnataka, Congress bagged 21 seats, with BJP getting 15 and JDS picking up 4 seats. In Bengaluru City, Congress got 15 seats, while BJP got 11 seats. In Bellary, despite the roping in the Reddy brothers, the BJP won three out of nine seats. Voting for two seats is yet to take place. We also have similar dream to win on 18 seats during next assembly election.
On May 13, at the Dr Shyamaprasad Mukherjee stadium, the Bharatiya Janata Party National President addressing a huge gathering of party karyakartas gave a clarion call to them to work hard to win 35 seats in the next Assembly elections. Speaking at a rally, Naidu said "the BJP should be defeated for resorting to conspiracies and collusion politics against its own alliance partner and a new state that had suffered due to bifurcation". While local leaders did not always attack Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and his ministers, Shah was unsparing in his criticism, including remarks like "Siddaramaiah government is not AHINDA (Kannada acronym for minorities, backward classes and Dalits) but Ahindu (anti-Hindu)".
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Joseph to the top court, as it could not decide on names of other judges for elevation to the apex court. It would now wait for the other list to come up and is expected to recommend Justice Joseph's name too.
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But, she added, "with the nuclear deal in place we have better chances to address any other issues we have to address with Iran". The announcement triggered USA plans to reimpose sanctions on the Islamic Republic within roughly three to six months.
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During the quarter, the government made capital infusion of Rs 5,473 crore by way of preferential allotment of equity. Currently, the probe agencies are investigating the matter and have also seized many properties of Nirav and Choksi.
Fadnavis said the poll outcome in the southern State was a "mandate of faith" in the Prime Minister and the credit for it should go to the election strategy of BJP President Amit Shah.
He alleged that the BJP will try to convince the Congress and the JDS MLAs by flexing its money power to form the government as it has a past record of forming governments through "evil means".