Congress MLA KR Ramesh elected Karnataka Speaker unopposed after BJP withdraws nomination
Friday, 25 May 2018 Congress MLA KR Ramesh Kumar was on Friday elected unopposed as the Speaker of the Karnataka Assembly. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) withdrew the nomination of its candidate S Suresh Kumar giving Ramesh Kumar a walkover. Karnataka Deputy CM G Parameshwara proposed KR Ramesh Kumar's name which was seconded by Congress leader Siddaramahaih.
Bengaluru, May 19 (ANI): Congress leader VS Ugrappa alleged that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLC, B J Puttaswamy, a close aid of Karnataka CM Yeddyurappa, called a Congress MLAs wife to convince him to support Yeddyurappa in the trust vote scheduled at 4 pm today in Karnataka Assembly....
Rashida Tlaib won the Democratic Party nomination for Congress in Michigan. According to Business Insider, she will run unopposed in November's special elections. This puts her on course to become the..