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Karnataka Votes
Slide Shows
Peaceful 2nd phase polls in K'taka
Chasing the lure of black gold
Clash of the Titans at Shikaripura
60% turnout in first phase of Karnataka polls
Images: Polls off to a dreary start
Karnataka election: Crorepatis galore!
Sonia woos masses in Bengaluru
Political fortunes at stake in Silk City
Karnataka: Bigwigs hit the road
On the campaign trail in Karnataka
'Clean' K'taka poll is bad for business
Race for tickets & a heart patient
At Bangalore, Rahul Gandhi fails to impress
Rahul's familiarisation exercise
Rahul's arrival: Hamlets go gaga
Love for youth & hate for protocol
Ragi rotis for Rahul Gandhi
S M Krishna returns to Karnataka to a hero's welcome
Congress shows its strength in K'taka

The lobbies that matter in Karnataka
In Karnataka politics, caste matters
Yeddyurappa: BJP's man of the moment
BJP battles its communal reputation in Karnataka

'Politicians can be made accountable'
'People are fed up with coalition govts'
'Congress will win 135 seats in K'taka'
'JD-S has given some of the best CMs'
'JD-S has given some of the best CMs'
'People living in Karnataka should learn Kannada'
'My father would have backed my decision'
'The BJP will break all records in Karnataka'
'My opponents want to create a tamasha'
BJP's first CM in south India speaks!
I will stay away from the Karnataka government: M P Prakash
'I have a lot to say, and will reveal all soon'
'Power has to be transferred to BJP'

Older Specials
Why the Karnataka poll is critical
End of the road for D Gowda?
Son rises in Karnataka

Why Deve Gowda is the man of the moment

December 31, 2007
Recuperating Kumaraswamy to hit the campaign trail
December 30, 2007
Election Commission gears up for Karnataka polls
December 29, 2007
Battle lines drawn for Karnataka election
December 26, 2007
SM Krishna may return to Karnataka politics
The man of the moment in Karnataka
December 25, 2007
Delay in K'taka polls: Frustrated BJP may move court
Karnataka: Deve Gowda to campaign from January first week
December 24, 2007
Lessons from Gujarat for Karnataka
December 22, 2007
Mayawati sees Karnataka as gateway to the south
Another veteran leaves JD-S
December 19, 2007
Kumaraswamy to undergo heart surgery
December 18, 2007
Prakash to decide on future after Gujarat polls
K'taka: JD-S campaign to start on Jan 1
December 17, 2007
BSP eyes third place in Karnataka
December 16, 2007
Up for grabs in K'taka -- M P Prakash
December 13, 2007
Karnataka: JD-S leader joins BJP
Split will have no impact on JD-S, says Kumaraswamy
December 12, 2007
Karnataka: JD-S leader M P Prakash quits party
December 11, 2007
Kumaraswamy keeping his flock together
December 10, 2007
Karnataka polls to be held in April
December 07, 2007
Will S M Krishna come back with a bang?
December 06, 2007
Two JD-S leaders defect to BJP as Kumaraswamy cries foul
Karnataka parties and their CM candidates
December 05, 2007
Karnataka: Parties gear up for poll
December 04, 2007
JD-S could face trouble from another Deve Gowda
December 03, 2007
Karnataka: 'Hi-tech' Krishna on a comeback?
Revanna dares Yeddyurappa to prove charges or quit politics
Karnataka: JD-S yet to sort out party problems
November 30, 2007
Gowda struggles to prevent JD-S split
November 29, 2007
Parties in Karnataka go into poll mode
Karnataka assembly dissolved
November 28, 2007
I don't intend to split JD-S: Prakash
JD-S rebels to boycott Gowda's meeting
November 27, 2007
'Plea against Kumaraswamy and MLAs won't be taken up'
Rebel MLAs, Gowda heading for show-down
Karnataka: Old car dealers are raking it in
Karnataka: Prakash's 'dissent' worries JD(S)
Gowda was lying in Parliament: Yeddyurappa
November 26, 2007
'Last speech' by 'back-bencher' Gowda?
Government says it intends to dissolve Karnataka assembly
K'taka: JD-S, Congress decide to team up after polls
JD-S headed for a split; Gowda unperturbed
November 23, 2007
Karnataka's political drama now on 70mm!
Cong trying to negate BJP's advantage in K'taka
November 22, 2007
JD-S is not afraid of elections, says Gowda
November 21, 2007
JD-S looks to form government with Congress now
K'taka: How Gowda's political game backfired
K'taka: People wait for polls, political stability
November 20, 2007
President's rule in Karnataka: Everybody's happy
Karnataka brought under President's rule
Kumaraswamy opposes government formation with Congress
JD-S MLAs divided over Gowda's whip
Karnataka: Of <I>Dosti</I> that never was
Cabinet approves President's rule in Karnataka
How Kumaraswamy is keeping his flock together
'Do not indulge in loose talk with a former PM'
November 19, 2007
Name change fails to work for Yeddy
Karnataka governor recommends President's rule
Why Gowda pulled the BJP government down: The inside story
This is the worst betrayal of my life: Yeddyurappa
Karnataka Chief Minister Yeddyurappa resigns
JD-S action an act of betrayal: BJP
Karnataka CM moves trust vote
JDS issues whip to MLAs to vote against BJP
Why Gowda and his men are upset with BJP
Judgment day for Karnataka government
November 18, 2007
K'taka: JD-S sets Monday morning deadline for BJP
November 17, 2007
Power's a great adhesive. Will it work in K'taka?
Disqualification plea: Gowda seeks time
November 16, 2007
Gowda has BJP on tenterhooks in K'taka
November 15, 2007
Karnataka: JD(S) gives ultimatum to BJP
BJP, JD-S to sign MoU in Karnataka
K'taka: Kumaraswamy strikes off 2 conditions for BJP
November 14, 2007
Stung by ally, Yeddyurappa halts decision making
'Why is new Karnataka CM in a hurry?'
November 13, 2007
JD(S) may join govt before floor test
Yeddyurappa to seek vote of confidence on Nov 19
Z-plus security for Yeddyurappa
November 12, 2007
K'taka: Congress to revamp state unit
Karnataka: JD(S) absence raises eyebrows
A proud moment for BJP in South: Vajpayee
I expect results and not lame excuses: Yeddyurappa
Yeddyurappa gets down to business
K'taka : Modi creates stir at swearing-in ceremony
Yeddyurappa to seek floor test on Nov 23
BS Yeddyurappa sworn in as Karnataka chief minister
JD-S ministers not to be sworn in today
A special moment for the Yeddyurappa family
November 11, 2007
Lotus all set to bloom in south India
JDS ministers won't take oath with Yeddyurappa
The hidden brokers of peace in Karnataka
November 10, 2007
Yeddyurappa set to create history
November 09, 2007
Karnataka deputy CM's post: War of the brothers
Karnataka governor formally invites Yeddyurappa to form govt
November 08, 2007
K'taka Governor invites Yeddyurappa to form government
Deve Gowda holds talks with Kumaraswamy
Cabinet revokes President's rule in Karnataka
4 JD-S MLAs shatter BJP's Karnataka dream
November 06, 2007
Karnataka: Independent MLAs may create trouble for BJP-JD(S) combine
BJP parades MLAs before President
Gowda did not want MLAs to parade before Prez
November 05, 2007
Yeddyurappa to lead BJP-JD-S legislators before President
Karnataka governor arrives in Delhi with report
Karnataka: Governor may send report today
November 04, 2007
Karnataka: JD(S) offers unconditional support to BJP
Govt formation in Karnataka only based on old agreement: BJP
November 03, 2007
Karnataka: BJP launches dharna to press for govt formation
Will Karnataka speaker play truant in government formation?
Karnataka: BJP leaders to discuss JD-S conditions
November 02, 2007
Karnataka: No word from Centre, but BJP still hopeful
Karnataka: Miffed BJP ready to sacrifice all
Karnataka BJP mulls legal action
Karnataka does not figure in Cabinet meet
'Congress playing dirty games in Karnataka'
November 01, 2007
Why Prakash's return is good for the JD-S
Gowda lays down more conditions for BJP
Cabinet may discuss Karnataka issue Friday
Karnataka: JD-S wants BJP to sign MoU
Karnataka Governor sends status report to Prez
October 31, 2007
PM, Sonia discuss political situation in Karnataka
Deve Gowda's three conditions for the BJP
BJP threatens to parade Karnataka MLAs before President
Constitutional crisis brewing in Karnataka
Karnataka: No plans to form govt, says Cong
Karnataka: PM non-committal to BJP delegation
October 30, 2007
Karnataka: BJP MPs to seek President's help
Invite us in 24 hours, BJP warns Karnataka governor
Karnataka: Yediyurappa calls on Deve Gowda
Karnataka: All eyes on Union Cabinet, governor
Karnataka: Yediyurappa elected leader of JD(S)-BJP
October 29, 2007
Karnataka: BJP to get home ministry; JD-S finance
BJP accuses Karnataka governor of stalling
Karnataka: BJP, JD(S) all set to form govt
K'taka: BJP-JD-S submit letters of support by MLAs
Karnataka: All eyes now on governor
Karnataka: Politics comes full circle after Gowda's U-turn
Karnataka: Rebel JD-S MLAs hold meet on govt formation
October 28, 2007
No decision taken on new Karnataka govt: Governor
Cong or BJP? It is all in the numbers in Karnataka
Kumaraswamy ferries loyal MLAs to a resort
'If BJP forms govt, it will create communal tension'
October 27, 2007
Karnataka: BJP, JD-S to decide on portfolios
K'taka: Yediyurappa is now Yeddyurappa
Karnataka: Game gone wrong for Congress
Karnataka: Senior JD-S leader disagrees with party decision
BJP, JD-S playing opportunistic politics: Congress
BJP, JD-S stake claim to form Karnataka govt
Karnataka: JD-S agrees to support BJP in govt formation
Kumaraswamy dares Cong to back MP Prakash
October 25, 2007
Polls round the corner; Gowda moves to 'lucky house'
JD-S to prepare for polls after Cong rejects coalition offer
October 24, 2007
Dissension grips JDS over government formation
October 22, 2007
Karnataka: Wait and watch game begins all over again
October 18, 2007
No CM, so Karnataka out of Creativity World Forum
Religious leaders broker political peace in Karnataka
October 17, 2007
Karnataka: It's time for <i>padyatras</i> and promises
October 16, 2007
JD-S drops plans to form government, decides to face polls
October 14, 2007
Will Karnataka see 3rd coalition government?
October 11, 2007
Karnataka: M V Rajashekharan joins the race for CM
October 10, 2007
Numbers game underway in Karnataka
Karnataka: Politicians out, babus in
BJP seeks early polls in Karnataka
Kumaraswamy's parting gift to bureaucrats
October 09, 2007
Kumaraswamy happy that House hasn't been dissolved
Pratibha nod for President's rule in Karnataka
Karnataka: A chequered past
Centre approves President's Rule in Karnataka
Should K'taka Governor have sought Prez rule?
Union Cabinet to decide on President's rule in Karnataka
President's Rule to be imposed in Karnataka
Karnataka: BJP acted in haste, JD-S too late
October 08, 2007
Kumaraswamy thanks people of Karnataka
Karnataka CM quits, governor recommends dissolution of House
Almost final: Yediyurappa CM, Kumaraswamy Dy CM
Karnataka chief minister to resign
Kumaraswamy meets governor to seek more time
Karnataka power play: Congress chalks out strategy
Dismiss Karnataka govt: Cong tells governor
October 07, 2007
Karnataka crisis: Congress leaders meet governor
Trust vote: Number games start in Karnataka political circles
Dismiss Karnataka govt: BJP tells governor
October 06, 2007
No truck with Congress: Kumaraswamy
Kumaraswamy lists BJP's acts of betrayal
BJP-JD(S)coalition govt in Karnataka: A timeline
Karnataka: BJP wants President's rule soon
'Betrayed' BJP pulls out of Karntaka govt
BJP all set to withdraw support to Karnataka govt
K'taka CM to face floor test on Oct 18
October 05, 2007
It's official! No power transfer in K'taka
K'taka: BJP MLAs want mid-term polls
Karnataka appears heading for polls
Karnataka: Congress wants floor test in 2 days
Karnataka: Astrologers predict snap polls
We've had enough, say Karnataka BJP MLAs
Will Karnataka stalemate end today?
October 04, 2007
Kumaraswamy calls cabinet meeting on October 5
BJP puts off decision on K'taka power tussle
We are willing to face elections: Kumaraswamy
Karnataka crisis: JD-S members support Gowda's stand
K'taka crisis: Holiday for ministers, projects get delayed
'Gowda's five conditions irked BJP in Karnataka'
Karnataka crisis: BJP parliament board to meet today
October 03, 2007
Gowda aiming at two birds with one shot?
Karnataka: No option but to go for polls, says JD-S
Action in Karnataka power tussle shifts to Delhi
'Congress has no role to play in Karnataka'
'Coalition politics has never been successful in Karnataka'
Congress adopts wait and watch policy on Karnataka
What the BJP told JD-S on October 2
JDS firm on not letting go CM's post
October 02, 2007
K'taka: BJP ministers quit cabinet
Kumaraswamy won't resign today, crisis deepens
Karnataka: A Cong-JD(S) govt in the offing?
Karnataka: Make or break, BJP decision today
Gowda sending feelers to Congress?
October 01, 2007
Gowda tells MLAs to stay put
BJP wants Kumaraswamy to resign on Tuesday
Karnataka: BJP won't buckle under JD-S pressure
Everything is in god's hands: Dy CM on Karnataka power transfer
Gowda may meet BJP leaders in Delhi: Rajnath
I am ready, but MLAs don't want me to resign: Karnataka CM
September 30, 2007
Time inauspicious to transfer power: Gowda
Party will decide on power transfer: Karnataka CM
Tourism minister quitting is not enough: Kumaraswamy
September 29, 2007
Yediyurappa will take over as CM: BJP
Karnataka: I'm confident of power transfer, says Yashwant Sinha
Karnataka: BJP minister resigns
Karnataka: 'Congress won't align with JD-S'
Karnataka: BJP leader's flip-flop
Karnataka crisis: BJP sticks to its guns
September 28, 2007
Power transfer: Yashwant in Bangalore, but CM stays mum
All about the power struggle in K'taka
September 28, 2007
Power transfer: Yashwant in Bangalore, but CM stays mum
All about the power struggle in Karnataka
BJP confident of smooth handover of power
September 27, 2007
Kumaraswamy to reveal his cards on Oct 3
AP CM optimistic on pre-poll alliance with Left
BJP top brass discuss Karnataka power crisis
Punish minister before power transfer: JD-S to BJP
K'taka: JD-S suspends talks with BJP on power transfer
Sort problems before you seek power: Gowda to BJP
September 24, 2007
'Kumaraswamy may be made Deputy CM'
September 21, 2007
Power sharing: Karnataka BJP turns down JD(S) offer
September 19, 2007
JD-S' last ditch effort to cling to power
September 15, 2007
Power transfer unlikely, fears BJP
September 13, 2007
'JD-S won't hand over power to BJP'
September 12, 2007
Deve Gowda rules out truce with Congress
September 11, 2007
Coalition crisis: Early polls loom in Karnataka
September 7, 2007
I will convince Deve Gowda about power transfer: Kumaraswamy
September 2, 2007
Karnataka power transfer drama enters last act
August 25, 2007
Karnataka: JDS-BJP meeting put off
Karnataka: BJP to be assertive with JD-S
August 24, 2007
Karnataka: JD-S, BJP meet put off for Saturday
August 22, 2007
Karnataka: Congress may align with JD-S
Rameshwar Thakur takes charge as governor
August 20, 2007
BJP gears up for snap polls
August 17, 2007
Karnataka: Will JD-S hand over power to BJP?
August 16, 2007
Ready to lead Karnataka govt anytime: BJP
January 1, 2007
Karnataka: Discord in JD(S)-BJP ministry
December 16, 2006
2006: Year of political turmoil for Karnataka
Earlier Coverage: A Coalition's Fall
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