'An Ex-Jailbird': Siddaramaiah's Latest Dig at BJP Chief Amit Shah

End of Congress rule in Karnataka imminent Shah

Despite Karnataka bandh, the BJP party held its Parivaratana rally today.

Karnataka BJP chief

Reddy said that he was not sure whether any organisation would observe a bandh when AICC Rahul Gandhi is in Bengaluru.

The call is being seen as a tit-for-tat response to the bandh called during BJP chief Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visits in the state.

A bandh call has also been issued by various organizations on February 4.

The number of people who will attend Modi's rally on 4 February will make it clear BJP will win the election that will happen in April-May, Shah said. "People will not believe his false promises".

He also accused the Siddaramaiah government of indulging in "appeasement politics" for the sake of votes.

US Attorney General Sessions interviewed in Russian Federation probe
Mueller's office interviewed Comey shortly after he was sacked , a source close to the investigation told Reuters . Working out the details for an interview could take several weeks, the person said.

He said more than 20 RSS-BJP Karyakartas have murdered in the state since four years but the government of Siddaramaiah has let the murderers move freely.

"I want to ask Siddaramaiah whether he is certifying SDPI". "Even if we were planning to do this, I'm not going to tell you", he said.

Shah was also sure that the BJP will retain the three important states of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Rajasthan, where it is the incumbent, and which go to polls towards the end of this year.

He also slammed the Siddaramaiah government over its decision to celebrate the birth anniversary of 18th century Mysuru ruler Tipu Sultan.

Soon after the letter became public, Murlidhar Rao, National General secretary of BJP and Karnataka incharge took Twitter and slammed the Congress. He criticised Siddaramaiah government said he has crossed all the boundaries of corruption.

Asking the people who had assembled to attend his rally, Shah wanted to know if anybody had a Rs 70 lakh worth watch referring to the diamond-studded Hublot wrist watch gifted to him and wondered how the Chief Minister had the courage to sport such a watch.

He accused the Congress party of behaving like it did during the infamous Emergency era by deploying police.

Related News:

  • Rohingya crisis: United States  negotiator quits advisory panel

    Rohingya crisis: United States negotiator quits advisory panel

    Workers on the Burma side of the border with Bangladesh were laying bricks, digging ditches and drilling holes in building frames. But Bangladesh said it needs more time to prepare for the transfer. "She has developed an arrogance of power".
    WWE head McMahon resurrects XFL

    WWE head McMahon resurrects XFL

    McMahon said the XFL did not want players with a criminal record and even a DUI would exclude an athlete from a contract. The XFL "will have absolutely nothing to do with politics and nothing to do with social issues", McMahon said.
    Apple said to ready revamped e-books push against Amazon

    Apple said to ready revamped e-books push against Amazon

    If the new report is true, Apple's push to modernize iBooks could significantly increase the level of competition in online books. The company is looking to take on Amazon again after its last attempt resulted in a $450 million fine for price fixing.
  • Republic Day programmes in Kashmir pass off peacefully

    Republic Day programmes in Kashmir pass off peacefully

    An alleged female suicide bomber has been arrested here along with an accomplice, police said on Friday. We will be covering every other lead to know what the facts are.
    IOS 11.3 will let you disable performance throttling in your iPhone

    IOS 11.3 will let you disable performance throttling in your iPhone

    In addition, the AR platform can now integrate real-world 2D images into AR experiences - such as bringing a movie poster to life. This feature will be launching in beta in iOS 11.3 with support for companies like Hilton, Discover, Lowe's , and Wells Fargo .
    ITE Group (ITE) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

    ITE Group (ITE) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

    Over the last 30 and 90 trading days the company share price has increased 8 points and increased 25 points respectively. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 210 ($2.85), for a total transaction of £1,014,854.40 ($1,376,260.37).
  • European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says Europe's economic recovery is

    European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says Europe's economic recovery is "robust".

    The US Gross Domestic Product (GDP) figure is expected to print slightly lower in the fourth quarter figure, at 3.0% after the previous 3.2% reading.
    MP Jay Panda suspended from BJD

    MP Jay Panda suspended from BJD

    The suspension seemed coming after leaders from Kendrapara Lok Sabha constituency lodged complaints against Panda with Naveen. Bhubaneswar: The BJD on Wednesday suspended its Kendrapara MP Baijayant "Jay" Panda for "anti-party activities".
    Officer shot and killed north of Denver; suspect at large

    Officer shot and killed north of Denver; suspect at large

    Phelps County prosecuting attorney Brendon Fox said Beetler was arrested on March 2, 2017, after he shot a weapon inside his home. Michael Kapaun, 30, of Thornton brought an American flag to the crime scene's perimeter to show his support for officers.
  • Glenn Maxwell called into Australian ODI squad

    Glenn Maxwell called into Australian ODI squad

    The leading run-scorer on either side in this series so far, Finch will miss the Australia Day match in Adelaide with a hamstring strain.
    Ram Charan introduced as 'sound engineer' in Rangasthalam teaser

    Ram Charan introduced as 'sound engineer' in Rangasthalam teaser

    The movie, which has Devi Sri Prasad's music and R Rathnavelu's cinematography, is set to hit the screens on March 30. The teaser shows the starting Chitti Babu (Ram Charan) driving scooter motor and he's the engineer in the village.
    What's Next At Michigan State? Lou Anna Smith Leaves Without Taking Blame

    What's Next At Michigan State? Lou Anna Smith Leaves Without Taking Blame

    The Michigan attorney general is going to review how Michigan State handled the Nassar case, per the school's request. Today, the Michigan House of Representatives approved a resolution that called for her to either resign or be fired.


Most liked

Disciplined India seal semis date with Pakistan
Indian skipper Prithvi Shaw kept his brilliant form going and scored a useful 40, but Gill was the better of the duo scoring 86. Soon after Athanaze was dismissed it was all carnage from Simmons even as the other batsmen failed to hang around.

White House says 'immigration framework' will be unveiled next week
Trump is also expected to discuss the immigration debate at his State of the Union address Tuesday night. Lawmakers are trying to work out an agreement before a February 8 spending deadline.

Trump Plans to Visit UK Later This Year, May's Office Says
The last United States president to attend the WEF in Davos was Bill Clinton in 2000. "I believe in America", Trump said . Earlier this month, he pulled out of a potential February trip for the opening of a new US embassy in London.

EU Court Rejects 'Gay Tests' For Asylum Seekers
The man was asked to draw a picture of a person in the rain and to interpret Rorschach ink-blots, Reuters reported. The case concerned a Nigerian man, referred to only as "F", who applied for asylum in Hungary in April 2015.

Train rams selfie-clicking Hyderabad youth
The student, identified as R Shiva Kumar, can be seen looking into his phone while ignoring the furious honking by loco pilot. He suffered injuries on his head and hands and is undergoing treatment at a private hospital.

Copa Del Rey: Leganes Knock Out Real Madrid
The elimination in the Copa quarterfinals was the latest setback for Madrid in what has been a disappointing season. After winning 0-1 away, going into the return leg and having a first half like that... "I can't understand it".

Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) Holdings Cut by Greatmark Investment Partners Inc
After $-0.11 actual EPS reported by Frank's worldwide N.V. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.09% EPS growth. Baird maintained The Home Depot, Inc . (NYSE:HD) has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, November 16 by RBC Capital Markets.

Microsoft announces Windows Diagnostic Data Viewer for better transparency of data
Rogers wrote, "Your data privacy will continue to be a priority towards making Windows 10 the best and most secure experience". Now offered through an early access programme for Windows testers, the tool will be rolled out in the next Windows 10 update.

The PHOENIX's 2018 Grammy Predictions
The nominees for the 60th annual Grammy Awards were announced November 28, and the competition this year is fierce. Already, this year's Grammys is set to be one of the most anticipated in the ceremony's long history.

United Nations condemns rising extra-judicial 'executions' in DR Congo
The Catholic church has taken a leading role in recent months in organising and unifying opposition to Kabila's continued rule. His two-term limit expired in December 2016, but he has refused to resign and has not allowed elections to be held.

Elton John Tour 2018: Farewell Tour tickets and dates
Tickets for the initial North American leg of the Farewell Tour go on sale on Friday, February 2, 2018. JOHN: The time is right to say thank you to all my fans around the world and then to say goodbye.

Scientists transfer Doomsday Clock forward to 2 minutes to midnight
North Korea's continued nuclear tests also caused the group concern. "It is time to rewind the Doomsday Clock ". Since then, carbon dioxide has increased sixfold, and the environment has warmed about one degree Celsius.

Disney star armed 'stick-up man?' SWAT assists with Burbank arrest
Hicks and 23-year-old Danni Tamburo, who police said was the driver of the suspect vehicle during the robberies, were arrested. The first victim was walking near the intersection of Burbank Boulevard and Griffith Park Drive about 5:15 a.m.

Turkey set to expand Syria offensive to Kurdish-held Manbij
This follows suggestions that Kurdish YPG - People's Protection Units - convoys had previously been deployed from Manbij to Afrin. Erdogan said Monday that Turkey will not take a step back from its operation against YPG in Afrin.

New Orleans' global airport: 12M-passenger record
Dublin Airport managing director Vincent Harrison said: "We saw growth from all of our major airline customers during the year". The number of passengers has risen 35 percent since 2010, including records of 10.6 million in 2015 and 11.1 million in 2016.