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Sharad pawar

Pawar family split has déjà vu on rebellion at Gowdas in 2004

Overnight political coup in Maharashtra by Ajit Pawar and his loyals in his party Nationalistic Congress Party reminds of a similar gameplan that Karnataka...
Election Commission

Election Commission announces bypolls in 17 states, one Union Territory on Oct 21

The Election Commission on Saturday, September 21, announced that bypolls to 64 Assembly seats in 17 states and one Union Territory (Puducherry) will be...

DRDO’s ‘Rustom-2’ drone crashes in farm in Karnataka

A Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) aircraft crashed at an open field in the Chitradurga district of Karnataka on Tuesday morning, September 17. The...
BCCI

‘Hopeful’ of holding BCCI elections on October 22: CoA chief Vinod Rai

Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai on Friday, September 13 said the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is...
Goa Congress accuses: ‘BJP’s beef ban policy is divisive’

Goa Congress accuses: ‘BJP’s beef ban policy is divisive’

 Congress Party in Goa on Tuesday (September 10) questioned the ‘discrepancies’ in the BJP’s policy on beef in different states after Union minister Pralhad...
MP Anant Kumar Hegde calls IAS officer who resigned traitor, should go to Pakistan

MP Anant Kumar Hegde calls IAS officer who resigned traitor, should go to Pakistan

Former Union minister and BJP’s Uttara Kannada MP Anant Kumar Hegde termed IAS officer Sashikanth Senthil who resigned as Dakshina Kannada’s deputy commissioner on...

Yet another IAS officer quits, says building blocks of democracy being compromised

An IAS officer in Karnataka, Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada S Sasikanth Senthil, quit the service today – Friday, Sep 6 – saying in...
30 killed as rain and floods ravage north India, Yamuna crosses danger mark in Delhi

30 killed as rain and floods ravage north India, Yamuna crosses danger mark in...

Torrential downpour battered several parts of north India leaving at least 30 dead and several dozen missing. In southern India, the number of deaths in...
Intense Monsoon Rain wreaks havoc in different parts of India

Intense Monsoon Rain wreaks havoc in different parts of India

Flood situation in different parts of the country is still grim as torrential rains, gusty winds and landslides left a trail of destruction. The...

Srinagar Metro to employ 1,300 engineers & others

Immediately after the reorganization of J&K as a Union Territory, the Centre has decided to fast-track the Valley’s first Metro project by recruiting over...

Two Karnataka Teens win Google Science Fair Award for Developing Eco-Friendly Rubber

Two teenagers, Aman KA and AU Nachiketha Kumar from Karnataka have developed an eco-friendly and cost-effective process of coagulating rubber using "bimbli" extract,...
B. S. Yeddyurappa

Karnataka: Yediyurappa wins trust vote, Speaker resigns; Assembly passes Appropriation Bill

Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa won the trust vote comfortably today (Monday, July 29) after a turbulent three weeks during which 17 MLAs of...
Karnataka: Governor’s deadline for trust vote was for CM, no voting till debate over – Speaker

Karnataka: Governor’s deadline for trust vote was for CM, no voting till debate over...

The turmoil in Karnataka politics does not seem to be any nearer to a resolution today (Friday, July 19) as questions of powers of...
Karnataka: Trust vote put off, Speaker seeks clarification of Supreme Court order

Karnataka: Trust vote put off, Speaker seeks clarification of Supreme Court order

The debate on confidence motion moved by Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy today (Thursday, July 18) was adjourned as Speaker KR Ramesh sought time...
Kumaraswamy seeks confidence motion, SC orders Speaker not to decide MLAs resignations till Tuesday

Kumaraswamy seeks confidence motion, SC orders Speaker not to decide MLAs resignations till Tuesday

Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy has reportedly asked for moving a confidence motion as the monsoon session of legislative assembly began today (Friday, July...

Karnataka crisis: Supreme Court asks rebel MLAs to meet Speaker at 6 pm today

The Supreme Court today (Thursday, July 11) heard the plea of 10 rebel MLAs of Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) from Karnataka and ordered...
“Karnataka rebellion is a pressure game”

“Karnataka rebellion is a pressure game”

Panelists observe that BJP stands to gain in case govt falls, but motive of the rebels not clear After the resignation of various Congress-JD(S) MLAs,...
Karnataka-mla-resign

Karnataka coalition govt on verge of collapse, 8 Congress, 3 JDS MLAs resign

The ruling coalition Janata Dal (S) and Congress government headed by HD Kumaraswamy in Karnataka came on the verge of collapse today (Saturday, July...
Coalition govt in Karnataka shaky as two Karnataka Congress MLAs resign; BJP lies in wait

Coalition govt in Karnataka shaky as two Karnataka Congress MLAs resign; BJP lies in...

The shaky coalition government in Karnataka suffered a setback today (Monday, July 1) with two Congress MLAs resigning from the state assembly. Congress MLA from...
Actor, playwright, author, activist Girish Karnad passes away at 81

Actor, playwright, author, activist Girish Karnad passes away at 81

One of the best-known faces of Kannada theatre, noted actor, author, filmmaker and activist, Girish Karnad, 81, passed away today (Monday, June 10) at...
Cong-JD-S rift: Congress rushes Ghulam Nabi Azad, KC Venugopal to Karnataka

Cong-JD-S rift: Congress rushes Ghulam Nabi Azad, KC Venugopal to Karnataka

Post the severe drubbing in Lok Sabha poll, the simmering differences within Congress and Janata Dal (S) coalition in Karnataka have reached crisis proportions...
Narendra Modi sweeps back to power, Opposition fails to put up a fight in most states

Narendra Modi sweeps back to power, Opposition fails to put up a fight in...

In a remarkable poll verdict with far reaching implications for India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was voted back to power with a bigger majority...
Umesh Jadhav

Disgruntled Congress MLA Umesh Jadhav joins BJP

Congress MLA in Karnataka, Umesh Jadhav, today (Wednesday, March 6) joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha election. “I am...

Shivakumara Swamy, “Walking God”, dies at 111, politicians mourns his death

Dr Shivkumara Swamy, the seer who headed the Sree Siddaganga Mutt in Karnataka’s Tumakuru, has passed away at the age of 111 after weeks...

‘What pop has he given?, Siddaramaiah on PM Modi’s ‘Lollipop’ remark

Former Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah on Monday (Dec 31) responded to PM Modi’s remark of ‘lolipop’. Siddaramaiah on Monday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra...

11 died after consuming ‘Prasad’ in Karnataka, 2 people arrested for poisoning it

Two people have been arrested today(Dec 15) in connection with the ‘Karnataka temple food poisoning case’, Puttaranga Shetty, district in-charge minister of Charamajanagar told...

May consider banning right wing outfits, says Karnataka Dy CM

The SIT chargesheet in Gauri Lankesh murder case names extreme right-wing outfit Sanatan Sanstha  Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara said today (Saturday, Nov 24)...
After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

Amid the escalating Centre-state clash with Mamata Banerjee government in Bengal joining Chandrababu Naidu government of Andhra Pradesh (AP) in withdrawing general consent given...
Amit Shah calls “emergency-Like” situation in Kerala

Amit Shah calls “emergency-Like” situation in Kerala

CM Vijayan says Shah’s words were against SC and Constitution In a major development, BJP President Amit Shah has described developments, in post SC order...
BJP General SecretaryChikmagalur Mohammed Anwar

BJP General Secretary stabbed to death in Karnataka’s Chikmagalur

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary of Chikmagalur Mohammed Anwar was stabbed to death by unidentified bike-borne assailants on Friday night in Gowri Kaluve...
Congress beats BJP to win Karnataka's Jayanagar assembly seat

Congress beats BJP to win Karnataka’s Jayanagar assembly seat

The Congress defeated the BJP to win the Jayanagar Assembly election seat on Wednesday, taking the party’s tally in the Karnataka House to 80...
Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop supplies to cities

Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop...

The 10-day 'Gaon Bandh' protest of farmers started today, Friday, June 1 with fresh produce from farms and thousands of litres of milk in...
Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

~By Saeed Naqvi   Two mutually reinforcing images from last week may well define the next phase in national affairs. It is too early to call...
HD Kumaraswamy-led JD(S)-Congress coalition wins floor test, BJP walks out

HD Kumaraswamy-led JD(S)-Congress coalition wins floor test, BJP walks out

Earlier, in another embarrassment for BJP, its candidate for Speaker’s post withdrew nomination and Congress nominee was elected unanimously Amid hyped fears of cross-voting and...
Post Karnataka polls: Petrol, Diesel prices touched record high

Post Karnataka polls: Petrol, Diesel prices touch record high

Ending the election luxury after Karnataka game was over, Petrol prices touched a record high of Rs. 76.24 per litre and diesel climbed to...
Yeddyyurappa exits as CM, skips floor test in Assembly

Yeddyyurappa exits as CM, skips floor test in Assembly

Failing to notch up a majority in the Supreme Court ordered curtailed time frame, BS Yeddyurappa skipped the floor test and resigned as chief...
Anti-defection law poses challenge to BJP

Anti-defection law poses challenge to BJP

Mudda examines speculations ahead of Karnataka trust vote, lists ways how party can hold on to power, wonders if RJD’s Tejaswi Yadav will move...
Karnataka floor test slated for 4 pm by Pro Tem Speaker Bopaiah, to be telecast live

Karnataka floor test slated for 4 pm by Pro Tem Speaker Bopaiah, to be...

Pro Tem Speaker of Karnataka assembly KG Bopaiah will preside over the floor test at 4 pm today, Saturday, May 19, for BS Yeddyurappa...
Now Karnataka Governor breaks convention to appoint BJP MLA as pro-tem Speaker

Now Karnataka Governor breaks convention to appoint BJP MLA as pro-tem Speaker

After the Supreme Court order to appoint a pro-tem Speaker to conduct the floor test in Karnataka assembly at 4 pm tomorrow, Saturday, May...
Karnataka prompts Congress, RJD 'Me too' campaign, stake claim to form govt in Goa, Bihar

Karnataka prompts Congress, RJD ‘Me too’ campaign, stake claim to form govt in Goa,...

Old RSS hand Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala's decision of swearing in BJP's BS Yeddyurappa as chief minister as the head of the single largest...
Yeddyurappa to take oath as CM, SC refuses to stay Governor’s decision

Yeddyurappa to take oath as CM, SC refuses to stay Governor’s decision

As expected, BJP’s Karnataka chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa will take oath at 9 am on Thursday, May 17, just as he had claimed. This...
Karnataka Exit Polls Predict Uncertain Results

Karnataka Exit Polls Predict Uncertain Results

The predictions of Karnataka assembly election results are as confusing as was the campaign. Claims and counter claims from both major parties, Bhartiya Janata...
“Voter should punish those who breach democratic rights”

“Voter should punish those who breach democratic rights”

Karnataka election outcome hotly debated as Mudda speakers analyze how it will impact coming contests and the future of the Congress and Rahul Gandhi The...
Rahul Gandhi can’t win against Narendra Modi

Rahul Gandhi can’t win against Narendra Modi

Mudda discusses Congress president’s recent statement on his candidature for PM post Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has recently declared his readiness to be the party's...
Govt tells SC: Cabinet in Karnataka, could not comply with order to finalise Cauvery scheme

Govt tells SC: Cabinet in Karnataka, could not comply with order to finalise Cauvery...

The government on Tuesday, May 8, told the Supreme Court that the Union Cabinet has been unable to approve the Cauvery management scheme on...
Siddaramaiah sends legal notice to PM Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah on allegations of corruption

Siddaramaiah sends legal notice to PM Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah on allegations of...

As charges flew thick and fast with only three days left for campaigning for Karnataka assembly polls, Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah sought to put...
Book Ringside Seats For May 15 Post Poll Poker In Bengaluru

Book Ringside Seats For May 15 Post Poll Poker In Bengaluru

~By Saeed Naqvi On May 15, when the Karnataka election results are announced, and the Congress, BJP and Deve Gowda’s JDS find themselves in an...
Congress releases 'Nava Karnataka' manifesto promising 1 cr jobs, Rahul calls in 'Mann Ki Baat' of state's people

Congress releases ‘Nava Karnataka’ manifesto promising 1 cr jobs, Rahul calls in ‘Mann Ki...

Congress president Rahul Gandhi released the party's manifesto for Karnataka elections at Mangaluru, away from the state capital Bengaluru, on Friday, April 27, promising...
BJP MP Pralhad Joshi booked for inflammatory comments against Muslims

BJP MP Pralhad Joshi booked for inflammatory comments against Muslims

An FIR was registered against BJP leader and Lok Sabha MP Pralhad Joshi for making inflammatory comments against Muslims in Karnataka which is in...
Karnataka state assembly

EC announces Karnataka election schedule, promises action on its leakage

Elections to Karnataka state assembly will be held in a single phase on May 12 and the results will be declared on May 15,...
SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru needs it

SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru...

Court says agreements were not “political arrangements” but were based on public interest; decision valid for 15 years The Supreme Court on Friday (February 16) ended the...
BJP broken “world records” in graft in Karnataka: Rahul Gandhi

BJP broken “world records” in graft in Karnataka: Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi claimed when the saffron party formed government in the southern state, there were “scams one after the other”. Taking a fresh...
Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Taking head on the BJP ploy to rake up Hindutva as its main poll plank in Karnataka, the Congress has decided to hit back...
Karnataka woman driven to suicide by moral policing; BJP leader arrested

Karnataka woman driven to suicide by moral policing; BJP leader arrested

The 20-year-old woman hung herself after right-wingers allegedly harassed her for having connection with a Muslim man from her college. In yet another instance of...

Adityanath and Siddaramaiah spar in Karnataka, focus on Hindutva in poll battle

A high-pitched poll battle is on in Karnataka where, anxious to return to power in the only south Indian state it has managed to...
Hindutva activist hacked to death in Karnataka; BJP demands NIA probe

Hindutva activist hacked to death in Karnataka; BJP demands NIA probe

Hours after the Killing, all four suspects – Naushad Ullanje of Mulki, Rizwan, Pinky Nawaz and Nirshan – were taken to police custody. Days after...
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Karnataka Minister: Gauri Lankesh killers’ identity to be revealed soon

Lankesh, a well known anti-establishment voice was shot dead outside her house on 5 September. Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy, on Saturday, expressed confidence that...

Tight security arrangement in ‘tense’ Karnataka amid Tipu Jayanti celebrations

Violence reported from Kodagu district, Congress and BJP continue to spar over legacy of Tipu Sultan, the 18th Century ruler of Mysore Karnataka remained tense, on Friday,...
Neelamani

Karnataka makes history, appoints Neelamani Raju as first woman police chief

Neelamani N Raju took over Rupak Kumar Dutta who retired on Tuesday, after serving a short stint of nine months. In a historically significant move,...
Chidambaram’s Kashmir remark unacceptable, insult to soldiers: PM Modi

Chidambaram’s Kashmir remark unacceptable, insult to soldiers: PM Modi

PM Modi has also accused Congress of encouraging corruption during its rule Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked the Congress party over its...

DSP Ganapathy suicide: CBI files FIR against Karnataka Minister George, two IPS officers

KJ George is accused No.1 while Pronab Mohanty and AM Prasad are accused No. 2 and 3 respectively. Days after the Supreme Court issued directions...
Anant Hegde

Won’t attend “brutal killer, mass rapist” Tipu Sultan’s Jayanti: Skills minister Hegde

The BJP has been opposed to the Karnataka government’s celebration of Tipu Jayanti since its inception in 2015 Stirring a fresh controversy over the Karnataka...
building collapse

6 killed in suspected cylinder blast in Bengaluru

Karnataka government has announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to the injured. A suspected cylinder...
Rahul Inaugurates Indira Canteen in Bengaluru

Faux pas galore as Rahul inaugurates Amma… err..Indira Canteen in Bengaluru

Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah’s populist Indira Canteen scheme unveiled by Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, on Wednesday, promises to provide breakfast at Rs5, lunch and...
Amid rising pro-Kannada wave, activists blacken Hindi words in Metro signboard

Amid rising pro-Kannada wave, activists blacken Hindi words in Metro signboard

The anti-Hindi agitation further intensified on Wednesday, as members of the Karnataka Rakshana Vedika (KVR) blackened the signboards of multiple metro stations which were...
Karnataka forms nine-member panel on separate flag for state, legal sanctity

Karnataka forms nine-member panel on separate flag for state, legal sanctity

The Karnataka government has set up a nine-member committee to submit a report on having a state flag and its legal sanctity, officials said...
D. Roopa

Sasikala effect; Police Officer Roopa transferred after red-flag

Whistle-blower alleged of VIP treatment to Sasikala in jail for 2 Cr bribe Karnataka Police officer D. Roopa, who had alleged AIADMK General Secretary V....
Bengaluru Metro service resumes after 7 hours

Bengaluru Metro service resumes after 7 hours

Six officials were arrested after they fought with and injured security personnel Thousands of commuters in Bengaluru were left stranded and inconvenienced after the Namma...
Debt is just one aspect, farming is almost a terminal disease in India

Farmers’ unrest puts Modi government in a tight spot

Problem revolves around increase in production and fall in prices Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr New Delhi: There is a clear recognition on the part of the...
Maharashtra Farmers Call off agitation after loan waiver, Protests continue in MP and Karnataka

Maharashtra Farmers Call off agitation after loan waiver, Protests continue in MP and Karnataka

Maharasthra has announced a agricultural loan waiver scheme as farmers are on strike in neighbouring states including Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka. As farmers across the...
Pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive in Karnataka for marrying Dalit

Pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive in Karnataka for marrying Dalit

In a case of honour killing in Muddebihal Taluk of Karnataka, a 21-year-old pregnant Muslim woman was burnt alive by her family on Saturday...
BSY is BJP’s CM face in Karnataka

BSY is BJP’s CM face in Karnataka

Announcement aimed to quell dissent in state unit BJP president Amit Shah has announced that its Karnataka chief, BS Yeddyurappa, would be the party’s chief...
B.S. Yedyurappa

Yeddyurappa faces untouchability complaint on eating hotel-made food in Dalit home

The BJP released a video in which the host says he got idlis from a hotel since there were too many people. A Dalit youth...
IAS officer found dead on Lucknow roadside

IAS officer found dead on Lucknow roadside

Anurag Tiwari had been putting up at a local guesthouse A senior IAS officer was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Lucknow's Hazratganj area early...
Karnataka most corrupt state: CMS survey

Karnataka most corrupt state: CMS survey

By Rahul Kumar, APN Corruption is considered the most serious problem in the country. Centre for Media Studies, in a recent survey spread over 20...

Feud involving BSY colours Karnataka BJP hopes

The first state in South India where BJP came to power in 2008, Karnataka is scheduled to go for assembly polls next year Prime Minister...

12 people drowned during Ganesha immersion in Karnataka, 7 dead

12 people drowned during Ganesha immersion in Shimoga, Karnataka. 7 dead bodies have been found.

'KARNATAKA' - 77 News Results

Sharad pawar

Pawar family split has déjà vu on rebellion at Gowdas in 2004

Overnight political coup in Maharashtra by Ajit Pawar and his loyals in his party Nationalistic Congress Party reminds of a similar gameplan that Karnataka...
Election Commission

Election Commission announces bypolls in 17 states, one Union Territory on Oct 21

The Election Commission on Saturday, September 21, announced that bypolls to 64 Assembly seats in 17 states and one Union Territory (Puducherry) will be...

DRDO’s ‘Rustom-2’ drone crashes in farm in Karnataka

A Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) aircraft crashed at an open field in the Chitradurga district of Karnataka on Tuesday morning, September 17. The...
BCCI

‘Hopeful’ of holding BCCI elections on October 22: CoA chief Vinod Rai

Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai on Friday, September 13 said the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is...
Goa Congress accuses: ‘BJP’s beef ban policy is divisive’

Goa Congress accuses: ‘BJP’s beef ban policy is divisive’

 Congress Party in Goa on Tuesday (September 10) questioned the ‘discrepancies’ in the BJP’s policy on beef in different states after Union minister Pralhad...
MP Anant Kumar Hegde calls IAS officer who resigned traitor, should go to Pakistan

MP Anant Kumar Hegde calls IAS officer who resigned traitor, should go to Pakistan

Former Union minister and BJP’s Uttara Kannada MP Anant Kumar Hegde termed IAS officer Sashikanth Senthil who resigned as Dakshina Kannada’s deputy commissioner on...

Yet another IAS officer quits, says building blocks of democracy being compromised

An IAS officer in Karnataka, Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada S Sasikanth Senthil, quit the service today – Friday, Sep 6 – saying in...
30 killed as rain and floods ravage north India, Yamuna crosses danger mark in Delhi

30 killed as rain and floods ravage north India, Yamuna crosses danger mark in...

Torrential downpour battered several parts of north India leaving at least 30 dead and several dozen missing. In southern India, the number of deaths in...
Intense Monsoon Rain wreaks havoc in different parts of India

Intense Monsoon Rain wreaks havoc in different parts of India

Flood situation in different parts of the country is still grim as torrential rains, gusty winds and landslides left a trail of destruction. The...

Srinagar Metro to employ 1,300 engineers & others

Immediately after the reorganization of J&K as a Union Territory, the Centre has decided to fast-track the Valley’s first Metro project by recruiting over...

Two Karnataka Teens win Google Science Fair Award for Developing Eco-Friendly Rubber

Two teenagers, Aman KA and AU Nachiketha Kumar from Karnataka have developed an eco-friendly and cost-effective process of coagulating rubber using "bimbli" extract,...
B. S. Yeddyurappa

Karnataka: Yediyurappa wins trust vote, Speaker resigns; Assembly passes Appropriation Bill

Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa won the trust vote comfortably today (Monday, July 29) after a turbulent three weeks during which 17 MLAs of...
Karnataka: Governor’s deadline for trust vote was for CM, no voting till debate over – Speaker

Karnataka: Governor’s deadline for trust vote was for CM, no voting till debate over...

The turmoil in Karnataka politics does not seem to be any nearer to a resolution today (Friday, July 19) as questions of powers of...
Karnataka: Trust vote put off, Speaker seeks clarification of Supreme Court order

Karnataka: Trust vote put off, Speaker seeks clarification of Supreme Court order

The debate on confidence motion moved by Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy today (Thursday, July 18) was adjourned as Speaker KR Ramesh sought time...
Kumaraswamy seeks confidence motion, SC orders Speaker not to decide MLAs resignations till Tuesday

Kumaraswamy seeks confidence motion, SC orders Speaker not to decide MLAs resignations till Tuesday

Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy has reportedly asked for moving a confidence motion as the monsoon session of legislative assembly began today (Friday, July...

Karnataka crisis: Supreme Court asks rebel MLAs to meet Speaker at 6 pm today

The Supreme Court today (Thursday, July 11) heard the plea of 10 rebel MLAs of Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) from Karnataka and ordered...
“Karnataka rebellion is a pressure game”

“Karnataka rebellion is a pressure game”

Panelists observe that BJP stands to gain in case govt falls, but motive of the rebels not clear After the resignation of various Congress-JD(S) MLAs,...
Karnataka-mla-resign

Karnataka coalition govt on verge of collapse, 8 Congress, 3 JDS MLAs resign

The ruling coalition Janata Dal (S) and Congress government headed by HD Kumaraswamy in Karnataka came on the verge of collapse today (Saturday, July...
Coalition govt in Karnataka shaky as two Karnataka Congress MLAs resign; BJP lies in wait

Coalition govt in Karnataka shaky as two Karnataka Congress MLAs resign; BJP lies in...

The shaky coalition government in Karnataka suffered a setback today (Monday, July 1) with two Congress MLAs resigning from the state assembly. Congress MLA from...
Actor, playwright, author, activist Girish Karnad passes away at 81

Actor, playwright, author, activist Girish Karnad passes away at 81

One of the best-known faces of Kannada theatre, noted actor, author, filmmaker and activist, Girish Karnad, 81, passed away today (Monday, June 10) at...
Cong-JD-S rift: Congress rushes Ghulam Nabi Azad, KC Venugopal to Karnataka

Cong-JD-S rift: Congress rushes Ghulam Nabi Azad, KC Venugopal to Karnataka

Post the severe drubbing in Lok Sabha poll, the simmering differences within Congress and Janata Dal (S) coalition in Karnataka have reached crisis proportions...
Narendra Modi sweeps back to power, Opposition fails to put up a fight in most states

Narendra Modi sweeps back to power, Opposition fails to put up a fight in...

In a remarkable poll verdict with far reaching implications for India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was voted back to power with a bigger majority...
Umesh Jadhav

Disgruntled Congress MLA Umesh Jadhav joins BJP

Congress MLA in Karnataka, Umesh Jadhav, today (Wednesday, March 6) joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha election. “I am...

Shivakumara Swamy, “Walking God”, dies at 111, politicians mourns his death

Dr Shivkumara Swamy, the seer who headed the Sree Siddaganga Mutt in Karnataka’s Tumakuru, has passed away at the age of 111 after weeks...

‘What pop has he given?, Siddaramaiah on PM Modi’s ‘Lollipop’ remark

Former Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah on Monday (Dec 31) responded to PM Modi’s remark of ‘lolipop’. Siddaramaiah on Monday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra...

11 died after consuming ‘Prasad’ in Karnataka, 2 people arrested for poisoning it

Two people have been arrested today(Dec 15) in connection with the ‘Karnataka temple food poisoning case’, Puttaranga Shetty, district in-charge minister of Charamajanagar told...

May consider banning right wing outfits, says Karnataka Dy CM

The SIT chargesheet in Gauri Lankesh murder case names extreme right-wing outfit Sanatan Sanstha  Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara said today (Saturday, Nov 24)...
After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

Amid the escalating Centre-state clash with Mamata Banerjee government in Bengal joining Chandrababu Naidu government of Andhra Pradesh (AP) in withdrawing general consent given...
Amit Shah calls “emergency-Like” situation in Kerala

Amit Shah calls “emergency-Like” situation in Kerala

CM Vijayan says Shah’s words were against SC and Constitution In a major development, BJP President Amit Shah has described developments, in post SC order...
BJP General SecretaryChikmagalur Mohammed Anwar

BJP General Secretary stabbed to death in Karnataka’s Chikmagalur

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary of Chikmagalur Mohammed Anwar was stabbed to death by unidentified bike-borne assailants on Friday night in Gowri Kaluve...
Congress beats BJP to win Karnataka's Jayanagar assembly seat

Congress beats BJP to win Karnataka’s Jayanagar assembly seat

The Congress defeated the BJP to win the Jayanagar Assembly election seat on Wednesday, taking the party’s tally in the Karnataka House to 80...
Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop supplies to cities

Farmers go on 10-day holiday in new form of protest, dump farm produce, stop...

The 10-day 'Gaon Bandh' protest of farmers started today, Friday, June 1 with fresh produce from farms and thousands of litres of milk in...
Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

~By Saeed Naqvi   Two mutually reinforcing images from last week may well define the next phase in national affairs. It is too early to call...
HD Kumaraswamy-led JD(S)-Congress coalition wins floor test, BJP walks out

HD Kumaraswamy-led JD(S)-Congress coalition wins floor test, BJP walks out

Earlier, in another embarrassment for BJP, its candidate for Speaker’s post withdrew nomination and Congress nominee was elected unanimously Amid hyped fears of cross-voting and...
Post Karnataka polls: Petrol, Diesel prices touched record high

Post Karnataka polls: Petrol, Diesel prices touch record high

Ending the election luxury after Karnataka game was over, Petrol prices touched a record high of Rs. 76.24 per litre and diesel climbed to...
Yeddyyurappa exits as CM, skips floor test in Assembly

Yeddyyurappa exits as CM, skips floor test in Assembly

Failing to notch up a majority in the Supreme Court ordered curtailed time frame, BS Yeddyurappa skipped the floor test and resigned as chief...
Anti-defection law poses challenge to BJP

Anti-defection law poses challenge to BJP

Mudda examines speculations ahead of Karnataka trust vote, lists ways how party can hold on to power, wonders if RJD’s Tejaswi Yadav will move...
Karnataka floor test slated for 4 pm by Pro Tem Speaker Bopaiah, to be telecast live

Karnataka floor test slated for 4 pm by Pro Tem Speaker Bopaiah, to be...

Pro Tem Speaker of Karnataka assembly KG Bopaiah will preside over the floor test at 4 pm today, Saturday, May 19, for BS Yeddyurappa...
Now Karnataka Governor breaks convention to appoint BJP MLA as pro-tem Speaker

Now Karnataka Governor breaks convention to appoint BJP MLA as pro-tem Speaker

After the Supreme Court order to appoint a pro-tem Speaker to conduct the floor test in Karnataka assembly at 4 pm tomorrow, Saturday, May...
Karnataka prompts Congress, RJD 'Me too' campaign, stake claim to form govt in Goa, Bihar

Karnataka prompts Congress, RJD ‘Me too’ campaign, stake claim to form govt in Goa,...

Old RSS hand Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala's decision of swearing in BJP's BS Yeddyurappa as chief minister as the head of the single largest...
Yeddyurappa to take oath as CM, SC refuses to stay Governor’s decision

Yeddyurappa to take oath as CM, SC refuses to stay Governor’s decision

As expected, BJP’s Karnataka chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa will take oath at 9 am on Thursday, May 17, just as he had claimed. This...
Karnataka Exit Polls Predict Uncertain Results

Karnataka Exit Polls Predict Uncertain Results

The predictions of Karnataka assembly election results are as confusing as was the campaign. Claims and counter claims from both major parties, Bhartiya Janata...
“Voter should punish those who breach democratic rights”

“Voter should punish those who breach democratic rights”

Karnataka election outcome hotly debated as Mudda speakers analyze how it will impact coming contests and the future of the Congress and Rahul Gandhi The...
Rahul Gandhi can’t win against Narendra Modi

Rahul Gandhi can’t win against Narendra Modi

Mudda discusses Congress president’s recent statement on his candidature for PM post Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has recently declared his readiness to be the party's...
Govt tells SC: Cabinet in Karnataka, could not comply with order to finalise Cauvery scheme

Govt tells SC: Cabinet in Karnataka, could not comply with order to finalise Cauvery...

The government on Tuesday, May 8, told the Supreme Court that the Union Cabinet has been unable to approve the Cauvery management scheme on...
Siddaramaiah sends legal notice to PM Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah on allegations of corruption

Siddaramaiah sends legal notice to PM Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah on allegations of...

As charges flew thick and fast with only three days left for campaigning for Karnataka assembly polls, Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah sought to put...
Book Ringside Seats For May 15 Post Poll Poker In Bengaluru

Book Ringside Seats For May 15 Post Poll Poker In Bengaluru

~By Saeed Naqvi On May 15, when the Karnataka election results are announced, and the Congress, BJP and Deve Gowda’s JDS find themselves in an...
Congress releases 'Nava Karnataka' manifesto promising 1 cr jobs, Rahul calls in 'Mann Ki Baat' of state's people

Congress releases ‘Nava Karnataka’ manifesto promising 1 cr jobs, Rahul calls in ‘Mann Ki...

Congress president Rahul Gandhi released the party's manifesto for Karnataka elections at Mangaluru, away from the state capital Bengaluru, on Friday, April 27, promising...
BJP MP Pralhad Joshi booked for inflammatory comments against Muslims

BJP MP Pralhad Joshi booked for inflammatory comments against Muslims

An FIR was registered against BJP leader and Lok Sabha MP Pralhad Joshi for making inflammatory comments against Muslims in Karnataka which is in...
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EC announces Karnataka election schedule, promises action on its leakage

Elections to Karnataka state assembly will be held in a single phase on May 12 and the results will be declared on May 15,...
SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru needs it

SC reduces Cauvery water allocation to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka to get more because Bengaluru...

Court says agreements were not “political arrangements” but were based on public interest; decision valid for 15 years The Supreme Court on Friday (February 16) ended the...
BJP broken “world records” in graft in Karnataka: Rahul Gandhi

BJP broken “world records” in graft in Karnataka: Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi claimed when the saffron party formed government in the southern state, there were “scams one after the other”. Taking a fresh...
Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Taking head on the BJP ploy to rake up Hindutva as its main poll plank in Karnataka, the Congress has decided to hit back...
Karnataka woman driven to suicide by moral policing; BJP leader arrested

Karnataka woman driven to suicide by moral policing; BJP leader arrested

The 20-year-old woman hung herself after right-wingers allegedly harassed her for having connection with a Muslim man from her college. In yet another instance of...

Adityanath and Siddaramaiah spar in Karnataka, focus on Hindutva in poll battle

A high-pitched poll battle is on in Karnataka where, anxious to return to power in the only south Indian state it has managed to...
Hindutva activist hacked to death in Karnataka; BJP demands NIA probe

Hindutva activist hacked to death in Karnataka; BJP demands NIA probe

Hours after the Killing, all four suspects – Naushad Ullanje of Mulki, Rizwan, Pinky Nawaz and Nirshan – were taken to police custody. Days after...
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Karnataka Minister: Gauri Lankesh killers’ identity to be revealed soon

Lankesh, a well known anti-establishment voice was shot dead outside her house on 5 September. Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy, on Saturday, expressed confidence that...

Tight security arrangement in ‘tense’ Karnataka amid Tipu Jayanti celebrations

Violence reported from Kodagu district, Congress and BJP continue to spar over legacy of Tipu Sultan, the 18th Century ruler of Mysore Karnataka remained tense, on Friday,...
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Karnataka makes history, appoints Neelamani Raju as first woman police chief

Neelamani N Raju took over Rupak Kumar Dutta who retired on Tuesday, after serving a short stint of nine months. In a historically significant move,...
Chidambaram’s Kashmir remark unacceptable, insult to soldiers: PM Modi

Chidambaram’s Kashmir remark unacceptable, insult to soldiers: PM Modi

PM Modi has also accused Congress of encouraging corruption during its rule Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked the Congress party over its...

DSP Ganapathy suicide: CBI files FIR against Karnataka Minister George, two IPS officers

KJ George is accused No.1 while Pronab Mohanty and AM Prasad are accused No. 2 and 3 respectively. Days after the Supreme Court issued directions...
Anant Hegde

Won’t attend “brutal killer, mass rapist” Tipu Sultan’s Jayanti: Skills minister Hegde

The BJP has been opposed to the Karnataka government’s celebration of Tipu Jayanti since its inception in 2015 Stirring a fresh controversy over the Karnataka...
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6 killed in suspected cylinder blast in Bengaluru

Karnataka government has announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to the injured. A suspected cylinder...
Rahul Inaugurates Indira Canteen in Bengaluru

Faux pas galore as Rahul inaugurates Amma… err..Indira Canteen in Bengaluru

Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah’s populist Indira Canteen scheme unveiled by Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, on Wednesday, promises to provide breakfast at Rs5, lunch and...
Amid rising pro-Kannada wave, activists blacken Hindi words in Metro signboard

Amid rising pro-Kannada wave, activists blacken Hindi words in Metro signboard

The anti-Hindi agitation further intensified on Wednesday, as members of the Karnataka Rakshana Vedika (KVR) blackened the signboards of multiple metro stations which were...
Karnataka forms nine-member panel on separate flag for state, legal sanctity

Karnataka forms nine-member panel on separate flag for state, legal sanctity

The Karnataka government has set up a nine-member committee to submit a report on having a state flag and its legal sanctity, officials said...
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Sasikala effect; Police Officer Roopa transferred after red-flag

Whistle-blower alleged of VIP treatment to Sasikala in jail for 2 Cr bribe Karnataka Police officer D. Roopa, who had alleged AIADMK General Secretary V....
Bengaluru Metro service resumes after 7 hours

Bengaluru Metro service resumes after 7 hours

Six officials were arrested after they fought with and injured security personnel Thousands of commuters in Bengaluru were left stranded and inconvenienced after the Namma...
Debt is just one aspect, farming is almost a terminal disease in India

Farmers’ unrest puts Modi government in a tight spot

Problem revolves around increase in production and fall in prices Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr New Delhi: There is a clear recognition on the part of the...
Maharashtra Farmers Call off agitation after loan waiver, Protests continue in MP and Karnataka

Maharashtra Farmers Call off agitation after loan waiver, Protests continue in MP and Karnataka

Maharasthra has announced a agricultural loan waiver scheme as farmers are on strike in neighbouring states including Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka. As farmers across the...
Pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive in Karnataka for marrying Dalit

Pregnant Muslim woman burnt alive in Karnataka for marrying Dalit

In a case of honour killing in Muddebihal Taluk of Karnataka, a 21-year-old pregnant Muslim woman was burnt alive by her family on Saturday...
BSY is BJP’s CM face in Karnataka

BSY is BJP’s CM face in Karnataka

Announcement aimed to quell dissent in state unit BJP president Amit Shah has announced that its Karnataka chief, BS Yeddyurappa, would be the party’s chief...
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Yeddyurappa faces untouchability complaint on eating hotel-made food in Dalit home

The BJP released a video in which the host says he got idlis from a hotel since there were too many people. A Dalit youth...
IAS officer found dead on Lucknow roadside

IAS officer found dead on Lucknow roadside

Anurag Tiwari had been putting up at a local guesthouse A senior IAS officer was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Lucknow's Hazratganj area early...
Karnataka most corrupt state: CMS survey

Karnataka most corrupt state: CMS survey

By Rahul Kumar, APN Corruption is considered the most serious problem in the country. Centre for Media Studies, in a recent survey spread over 20...

Feud involving BSY colours Karnataka BJP hopes

The first state in South India where BJP came to power in 2008, Karnataka is scheduled to go for assembly polls next year Prime Minister...

12 people drowned during Ganesha immersion in Karnataka, 7 dead

12 people drowned during Ganesha immersion in Shimoga, Karnataka. 7 dead bodies have been found.

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