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Former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhan Reddy.
HC issues notice to CBI on Gali Janardhan Reddy's petition

Reddy's petition claims that he has been made to face a trial even though he was not involved in illegal excavation or export of iron ore.

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Rs 2.5 cr found in car at Karnataka Vidhana Soudha

The Vidhana Soudha security police in Bengaluru today seized Rs 2.5 crore being transported in a car.

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BJP leaders meet Governor, demands NIA probe into RSS leaders' murder

State BJP leaders on Friday met Governor Vajubhai Vala demanding probe by the National Investigation Agency into the murders of BJP and RSS activists in the state.

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HC tells Mallya to appear before it on Nov 24

THE High Court on Thursday ordered businessman Vijay Mallya, who is now residing in London, to be present in person before it on November 24 for charges to be framed against him under Contempt of Cour

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Suicides among police personnel a cause for concern, says Siddaramaiah

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday said there is a need for change in the training imparted to police personnel.

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No dedicated staff for burns victims in state hospitals: CAG

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India report, released this year, observed that there is no dedicated or qualified staff in government hospitals across Karnataka to treat burns victims.

21 Oct 2016

Senior Congress leader V Srinivas Prasad
Former Minister Srinivas Prasad’s resignation accepted; testing time for Siddaramaiah

Speaker of legislative assembly KB Koliwad accepted the resignation of senior Congress leader V Srinivas Prasad, who put in his papers over being “unceremoniously” dropped from the cabinet.

20 Oct 2016

Traffic on the roads of Bengaluru | EPS
Steel Flyover only option to solve traffic woes, insists Minister K J George

Bengaluru Development Minister K J George said all options were considered before deciding on the steel flyover from Basaveshwara Circle to Hebbal.

20 Oct 2016

Karnataka High Court
Karnataka HC says no to CBI probe on suicide of DySP who blamed Minister George

HC dismissed the writ appeal challenging the dismissal of petition seeking directions to the State governement to order CBI probe in to the death of DySP M K Ganapathy.

20 Oct 2016

Karnataka High Court. | Express Photo Service
Karnataka HC stays execution of serial rapist Umesh Reddy

Reddy, the serial rapist also questioned the delay in disposal of his mercy petition by President of India.

20 Oct 2016

2,000 cusecs a day will not help samba crop survive, fear tail-end delta farmers

AS the Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday reserved its judgment on Cauvery water dispute, farmers here said an inflow  of 2,000 cusecs towards Mettur…

20 Oct 2016

Scuba diving to be a reality in Netrani Island soon

Come December, the beaches of Uttara Kannada district will have an added attraction. In a bid to boost adventure tourism in Karnataka, the district administration…

20 Oct 2016

Cabinet okays 110 acres for film city

The long-pending wish of the Kannada film industry to have a world-class film city in the state received a big push on Wednesday. The state Cabinet finally…

20 Oct 2016

State welcomes Krishna Tribunal order

Karnataka Water resources minister M B Patil has welcomed the decision of the Krishna Water Dispute tribunal, headed by Justice Brijesh Kumar, in rejecting…

20 Oct 2016

'Will adopt policy of give-and-take on Mahadayi'

Eager to resolve the Mahadayi river water dispute through negotiations, Karnataka has decided to adopt a flexible stand at the meeting of Chief Ministers…

20 Oct 2016

The Trinity Jungle Resort in the Castlerock area of Dandeli and Anshi Tiger Reserve
Forest department finally gets its act together on Dandeli resort

Tinnaighat, is not correct while the ownership claims made by the resort owner needs to be verified properly.

20 Oct 2016

With no rainfall forecast until October 26, officials expect temperatures to soar leading to higher evaporation loss in reservoirs | Express
Threat of drinking water shortage looms large in Karnataka

Rainfall has been deficient by 70 per cent in the first 19 days of October in the state.

20 Oct 2016

Legislators say no to smooth sessions

Three weeks ago, Speaker KB Koliwad had made a proposal to ensure better discipline among lawmakers during legislature sessions. An expert committee constituted…

20 Oct 2016

For representational purpose
KSAT quashes govt order, 362 probationers to get their jobs

The final selection list was prepared by Karnataka State Public Service Commission.

20 Oct 2016

CID report is one-sided: KAT

The state government had annulled the final selection list of 362 probationers in the Karnataka Administrative Service in 2014 based on CID reports. But…

20 Oct 2016

Big fat LED wedding invite by Gali Reddy raises eyebrows

It’s vulgar display of ill-gotten wealth, says activist S R Hiremath

20 Oct 2016