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Private college managed by RSS leader suspends student over Instagram status on Amit Shah

Justin, a second year LL.B student of Vivekananda Law College run by Vivekananda Vidyavardhaka Sangha (VVS), is said to have changed his Instagram status to ‘Bundle Shah’.

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Salumarada Thimmakka takes a palanquin to Vindhyagiri Hills
Mahamastakabhisheka :Salumarada Thimmakka takes part in veneration

She visited the shrine in a doli and watched the rituals. 'I am happy to be a part of such a large celebration. It was great taking darshan of Lord Bahubali,' she said.

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A massive crowd on the 8th day of Mahamastakabhisheka in Shravanabelagola on Saturday | jithendra M
Mahamastakabhisheka: Vidhayagiri Hills crowded double its capacity, police to blame

Concerned were raised after Vindhyagiri Hills was overcrowded on the eighth day of veneration ceremony in Shravanabelagola.

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Cauvery river | Express File Photo
'Karnataka deserves more Cauvery water'

Though the Supreme Court recently awarded 14.75 tmcft more water to Karnataka in its verdict to resolve the Cauvery river water dispute, leaders in Karnataka opine that the state deserved more.

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Now, Karnataka students to get money from mining fund

The State Government will distribute money to those students from areas affected by mining studying in Government and aided schools and colleges.

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Citizen groups raise objections to draft rules of Karnataka government

Public health groups have objected to various sections of the rules saying that they lean towards large corporate hospitals.

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Rotomac Pens owner Vikram Kothari and his son Rahul Kothari escorted by CBI officials. (Photo | PTI)
Rotomac’s Vikram Kothari faces case in Karnataka's Belagavi for cheating businessman

The case was registered against Kothari at Udyambag police station by Gururaj Jainapur, a noted industrialist of Belagavi.

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Karnataka JD(S) President HD Kumaraswamy promises Rs 100 crore fund for welfare of Brahmins

Responding to the request from the community to set aside Rs 25 crore for their welfare, Kumaraswamy said he would provide Rs 100 crore for the purpose.

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Chronicler of the canvas

Vittal has also researched on the cultural atmosphere of Mysore, especially the patronage of the kings to fine arts literature, music, dance, sculpting, etc.

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JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda climbs Vindyagiri Hills to participate in Mahamastakabhisheka, on Saturday I JITHENDRA M
86-year-old Deve Gowda climbs over 400 steps of Vindhyagiri Hills in Shravanabelagola

Even at age 86, it was not a tough task for former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda to climb up 400 plus steps of Vindhyagiri Hills in Shravanabelagola on Saturday.

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House sparrow gets a home

The house sparrow conservation at Nagappa Layout began as small as a sparrow until it became a mammoth success.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami (File | PTI)
Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami urges PM Narendra Modi to set up Cauvery Board 

Palaniswami made the request at the Tamil Nadu government's subsidised two-wheeler launch programme for women beneficiaries which the Prime Minister inaugurated.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi. (File | PTI)
Karnataka: Rahul Gandhi holds brief road show, crowds give anxious moments to security personnel

The Congress President visited Tikoti to interact with the Stree Shakti Samooha (women self-help groups) before leaving for Vijayapura by road in a bus.

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Karnataka: New-born baby kidnapped from hospital in Kolar Gold Fields

Police sources said that the incident has been captured on CCTV and they are currently in search of the miscreant. 

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Jawaan dies in anti-land mine vehicle accident at Karnataka's Bijapur

A jawan got killed in an anti-land mine vehicle accident that took place near Keshkutul at Bijapur in Karnataka on Saturday.

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When Modi lookalike was whisked away by security officials at Shravanabelagola

So much was the attention grabbed by Sadananda Nayak of Udupi district, the police had to whisk him away from the crowd to allow people to climb the Vindhyagiri hills. 

24 Feb 2018

Kannada writer Vijaya Dabbe dies after cardiac arrest

Writer Vijaya Dabbe died after a cardiac arrest in the city on Friday. She was 66. According to the sources, Dabbe was at her brother’s house in Vijayangar first stage. 

24 Feb 2018

Karnataka: Serial killer Cyanide Mohan convicted in one more murder case, 15 more to go 

 The Sixth Additional District and Sessions Court convicted the serial killer Cyanide Mohan in a murder case of a 28-year-old woman of Maladi of Meginamane in Bantwal Taluk.

24 Feb 2018

Police Commissioner T R Suresh  presents cash award to Revanasiddappa
Mangaluru traffic cop felicitated for going beyond call of duty

On Thursday morning, Revanasiddappa stopped vehicles for 20 minutes to fix the metal joint on the concrete road at Bunts Hostel, which was jutting out, posing a danger to motorists.

24 Feb 2018

Tribal folk demand their pound of flesh in Karnataka assembly election

The community demanded a candidate from their community represent Heggadevana Kote ST reserved constituency in Mysuru district, as it is the only area with a sizable tribal voters.

24 Feb 2018

Overpriced speed governors in Karnataka questioned 

Cutting across party lines, members of the Council demanded a review of the policy of buying speed governors from just two companies in Karnataka which are allegedly charging higher prices.

24 Feb 2018