Tag Archives: Yeddyurappa

Siddaramaiah steals the show in Karnataka’s electoral theatre


By T S Sudhir Score : Siddaramaiah 2.5, Yeddyurappa 0.5 If you wonder what I am talking about, it is real score card after the byelections to three seats in the Karnataka assembly. The results announced today saw the Congress … Continue reading

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Will BSY’s homecoming help the BJP in Karnataka?


By T S Sudhir “All is forgotten, come back home” was perhaps the missive sent out by the BJP to its prodigal son, B S Yeddyurappa. And after months of negotiations and apparently hard bargaining, Karnataka is all set to … Continue reading

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Karnataka’s tragic-comic hero


By T S Sudhir Call him star struck or plain eccentric, B S Yeddyurappa took his obsession with Gods, stars and the almanac to a different level. All through his innings as chief minister of Karnataka, Yeddy interpreted the `God’s … Continue reading

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Yeddy in no God’s land


By T S Sudhir “Devare Illa, Devare Illa” screamed an agitated B S Yeddyurappa, storming into the BJP meeting. Finding the other leaders perplexed, he fished out a piece of paper from his pocket and read out in English “There … Continue reading

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10 Janpath, bugged


By T S Sudhir PM : Good evening Madam. I bring to you good news. Yeddyurappa has agreed to step down. Sonia Gandhi : Namarste, Manmohhan Singhji. But yeh acchi khabarr kaise hai? If he had not agreed, it would … Continue reading

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Karnataka’s can of political worms


By T S Sudhir Like the soap operas on Sun TV, where once every few weeks, there is a flare-up, with the mother-in-law banishing the daughter-in-law (or vice versa), the curtains have gone up on yet another Act in the … Continue reading

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Bhagwaan Bharose Karnataka


By T S Sudhir   Move over Governor H R Bharadwaj, Karnataka is now truly Bhagwaan Bharose. At 10 am on June 27, Lord Manjunatha temple at Dharmasthala, a famous pilgrim town (275 km from Bangalore) in Dakshina Kannada district, … Continue reading

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