Former union minister and veteran Congress leader Oscar Fernandes passed away at the age of 80 in Karnataka on Monday. Fernandes was hospitalised after he suffered a head injury in July this year, was considered a trusted aide of Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
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Karnataka BJP MLA Shrimant Patil had previously said that he was offered money to join the party to topple the previous JDS-Congress government. Now, he has retracted his statement after issuing a clarification saying he voluntarily joined the BJP.
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Today, the International Monetary Fund sharply cut India's GDP forecast to 9.5 per cent for 2022; Today, Basavaraj S Bommai was elected the new Chief Minister of Karnataka; Veteran journalists N Ram and Sashi Kumar have moved the Supreme Court seeking an independent probe into Pegasus Spyware controversy; The Metropolitan Magistrate at Andheri has granted a last chance to Kangana Ranaut to appear before the Court in the defamation case filed by lyricist Javed Akhtar.
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After months of speculation, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Monday resigned from the top post. The towering Lingayat leader had on Sunday announced that he would take the decision on his future as Karnataka CM on July 26 when his government completed two years in the state.
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BS Yediyurappa announces resignation as the Karnataka chief minister after weeks of uncertainty. Rahul Gandhi today rode a new set of wheels to Parliament carrying a warning, farmers' message and registering his protest against the three agricultural laws. Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has set up a panel to be headed by retired judges Justice MV Lokur and Justice Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya - to probe the Pegasus phone-hacking scandal in the state. India today added 39,361 fresh coronavirus cases, which is marginally lower than yesterday's count. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will raise these issues during his visit to New Delhi.
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Ending weeks of speculation and after prolonged turmoil in the Karnataka BJP, CM BS Yediyurappa has resigned. The 78-year-old said in a very emotional address in the Karnataka Assembly: It has always been an Agni pariksha for me.
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