Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai watches 777 Charlie, breaks down. See photos

Actor-filmmaker Rakshit Shetty hosted a special screening of his latest movie 777 Charlie for Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday. Bommai, who is a self-confessed lover of dogs, got emotional after watching the movie. In the pictures from the post-screening media interaction, the politician is seen…

Mekedatu project: What did Congress do when in power, asks Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai

The war of words over implementation of the Mekedatu project across the Cauvery river is refusing to stop. After Congress accused the BJP government of going slow and lacking intent to implement this project, CM Basavaraj Bommai questioned them in a statement saying: “Instead of implementing the project, what did…

Basavaraj Bommai to assess damage due to Bengaluru rains

In the wake of rains causing damage in many parts of Bengaluru, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has embarked on a tour of the city on Monday morning. “Due to the rains over the last week many areas witnessed rain damage. I will visit these places and take a decision on the work to carried and compensation.…

“We Didn’t Spare Gandhi”: Hindu Leader Arrested Over Threat In Karnataka

A leader of Hindu Mahasabha has been arrested in Mangaluru with his two associates, a day after he threatened Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai over the demolition of a temple, saying, “We didn’t spare Gandhiji, who are you?” Dharmendra, state general secretary of the outfit, made the remarks…

Basavaraj Bommai, With BS Yediyurappa’s Blessing, Takes Charge

Bengaluru:  Basavaraj Bommai took oath as Karnataka Chief Minister today, succeeding BS Yediyurappa who resigned on Monday. Mr Bommai was sworn-in by recently-appointed Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot in a brief ceremony in state capital Bengaluru. Mr Yediyurappa was present on the stage. Mr Bommai, 61, was picked…