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The women who were made to sit on a single stretcher
Four women on one stretcher at Karnataka hospital

A video clip that shows the staff of KIMS Hospital in Hubballi carrying four pregnant women on a single stretcher has gone viral.

13 hours ago

Karnataka police arrest four for beating Dalit man to death

Kodigenahalli police in Madhugiri taluk have arrested four persons in connection with the murder of a dalit man who had tried to steal their goat at Jogenahalli village near Doddamaluru.

13 hours ago

No nod for departmental inquiry yet in 850 Lokayukta cases in Karnataka

In as many as 850 cases, wherein the Lokayukta found prima facie case against the officials involving in maladministration, no departmental inquiry has been initiated yet. Reason: The government’s nod

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Faced with huge backlog, Lokayukta works overtime

Ever since Justice P Vishwanatha Shetty has taken charge as Lokayukta, there has been a spurt in complaints being filed by the public. As many as 88 complaints were registered by the agency in Februar

13 hours ago

Our future depends on how we use water: Bengaluru civic Engineer

“There is no such thing as waste water, only water that is wasted,” said P N Ravindra, Additional Chief Engineer, New Initiatives and Public Outreach, Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB)

13 hours ago

A tiger seen in a banana plantation at Naganahalli, near Mysuru, on Wednesday
Tiger captured, shifted to rehabilitation centre

A tiger which was giving sleepless nights to people of Naganahalli and surrounding villages in HD Kote taluk for the last few days, was finally captured and shifted to Wild Animals Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre located at Koorgally on the outskirts of Mysuru city on Wednesday.

19 hours ago

State govt transfers 8 IPS officers

 In a major reshuffle, the state government on Wednesday transferred eight IPS officers. 
■ M N Reddi, Director General of Police and Commandant General, Home Guards and Director, Fire Services, Bengaluru, has been posted as Director General of Police, Intelligence. 

19 hours ago

JP Bhavan, the new headquarters of the JD(S) in Seshadripuram in Bengaluru
JD(S) will blow  poll bugle from JP Bhavan: Gowda

All set to sound the poll bugle, Janata Dal (Secular) is moving into a new swanky office in the city on Thursday.

19 hours ago

For society’s welfare, Haveri godman takes ‘samadhi’  

The police and the district administration of Haveri are on their toes as a 30-year-old saint has taken jeevant samadhi (living underground without water and food) for nine days. 

19 hours ago

SSLC students can’t take exams in their schools

Board took decision to prevent malpractices

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Govt holds promotions for 6 months
 

The state government on Wednesday issued a circular withholding the promotion process for all cadre posts in the state civil services for the next six months.

19 hours ago

PG admissions in St John’s stayed

 The High Court has stayed the admission process for Post-graduate medical courses in St John’s National Academy of Health Sciences (St. John’s Medical College).

19 hours ago

HC worried about UBHL’s closure impact on its staff

Stating that it is concerned about the impact of winding up of United Breweries (Holdings) Ltd (UBHL) on its employees and unsecured creditors, the High Court on Wednesday gave the company one more chance to come out with a fair offer of deposit to be paid to a consortium of banks and others creditors.

19 hours ago

Activist files case against Karnataka MP for vilifying her

A video has emerged in which he is allegedly seen to make derogatory comments against Prabha Belavangala.

22 hours ago

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah taking a break in Vidhana Soudha. (Nagesh Polali |EPS)
Where is water to release to TN: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah on Supreme Court order

The Karnataka CM said that the stated does not have enough water to meet its own drinking requirements.

22 Mar 2017

Former senior Congress leader from Karnataka, SM Krishna, joins BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah (Shekhar Yadav | EPS)
Karnataka Congress veteran SM Krishna joins BJP; set to campaign in bypolls

Krishna joined the BJP at a programme in the presence of party chief Amit Shah and other key leaders.

22 Mar 2017

Anganwadi's in Karnataka stay shut as protests for pay hike continue in Bengaluru

Thousands of anganwadis and mini anganwadis remained shut across Karnataka as protests by Anganwadi workers continued for a third day in the State.

22 Mar 2017

Karnataka: Gang rob man of gold after promise of unearthing old treasure

Police on Tuesday arrested a gang of robbers who duped a man by promising to perform a puja that would unearth centuries-old treasure.

22 Mar 2017

External Affairs Minister S M Krishna (EPS)
Former Karnataka CM S M Krishna to join BJP today

Krishna put off his plan to join the BJP last week after the death of his sister. 

22 Mar 2017

Dalit man beaten to death for allegedly stealing goat in Karnataka

A man who had allegedly tried to steal a goat was beaten to death by a gang of five landlords and others at Jogenahalli near Doddamaluru in Madhugiri taluk in the early hours of Tuesday.

22 Mar 2017

SC order may trigger protests again: Karnataka farmers

Farmers and residents of Cauvery basin were in for a rude shock as the apex court, hearing the Cauvery issue, directed Karnataka to release 2,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu till July 11 even as wat

22 Mar 2017