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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.

6 hours ago

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah taking a break in Vidhana Soudha. (Nagesh Polali |EPS)
Water water, where? 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.

10 hours ago

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.

11 hours ago

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. 

21 hours ago

Sathanur police book forest official for murder

Man killed in shootout between alleged poachers and forest officials

22 hours ago

Officials’ rights must be protected: Activists

Using firearms to defend government property and to defend themselves from hunters is well within the rules and powers vested with Forest officials when operating in forests and protected areas. 

22 hours ago

Karnataka High Court hands RSS secretary R Rudresh's murder case back to City police

Justice John Michael D'Cunha pronounced the judgment which will now allow Commercial street police to continue their probe.

22 Mar 2017

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Karnataka to procure 1 crore tonne fodder from other states

To make up for the severe scarcity of cattle fodder in the state due to drought, the government has decided to procure fodder.

22 Mar 2017

Former Karnataka CM SM Krishna (File | EPS)
Former Karnataka CM S M Krishna to join BJP tomorrow

Former Karnataka chief minister SM Krishna will join the BJP tomorrow in Delhi, around seven weeks after he quit the Congress.

21 Mar 2017

Energy Minister D K Shivakumar speaking with policemen on Friday after the shootout on Thursday
Under attack from anti-social elements, foresters suspend duty

After the recent shooting incident in which a poacher was killed in Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary, anti-social elements are instigating attacks on them, say foresters.

21 Mar 2017

Karnataka health department likely to ban use of ajinomoto

The state health department is likely to ban the usage of monosodium glutamate (MSG) used as an ingredient in Chinese cuisine.

21 Mar 2017

Did not leak any evidence collected during raids: I-T department

Following the ‘diarygate’ controversy, the Income-Tax (I-T) Department clarified that there was no leak of evidence material it seized during raids.

21 Mar 2017

A file picture of a child who fell sick after consuming food at the school | EXPRESS
FSL report confirms rat poison killed three hostel kids in Bengaluru

Eleven days later, visceral samples show presence of phosphide; sample results of security guard, the fourth victim, yet to come out.

21 Mar 2017

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Gang molests college girl, assaults friend for not knowing Kannada

A college student and budding model was allegedly molested by a group of men on Kempegowda International Airport road.

21 Mar 2017

CM Siddaramaiah during the state budget debate on Monday  | nagesh polali
Jagadish Shettar takes jalebi swipe at CM Siddaramaiah

The Siddaramaiah government came under attack from the BJP as being casteist in formulating welfare schemes.

21 Mar 2017

Actress Sangeetha Bhat releases Dr S K Jain’s ‘Kalachakra Ephemeris’ almanac in Bengaluru on Monday. Jain’s daughter Sandhya Jain looks on | S Manjunath
Ephemeris released in English

The English version of ephemeris will help people understand the various seasons, eclipses and how planetary movements affect humans, astrologer S K Jain said here on Monday evening.

21 Mar 2017

Activists have questioned forest officials for releasing a man accused of starting a fire
Activists, officials differ over fire in Kali reserve

Even as wildlife activists report fire in Phansoli and Kumbharwada wildlife ranges of Kali Tiger Reserve (KTR), the forest department has said that there are no reports of any forest fire in these ran

21 Mar 2017

Police had to resort to caning to bring the situation under control in Gundlupet on Monday | Express
Cong-BJP men clash in Gundlupet

Tension prevailed in Gundlupet town as thousands of BJP and Congress workers who had congregated during the filing of nomination papers of their leaders, pelted stones and slippers at each other.

21 Mar 2017

Minister warns pvt hospitals

The state government will initiate action against empanelled private hospitals who fail to deliver services to patients under Suvarna Arogya scheme, said…

21 Mar 2017

Chemistry exam passes the test, no leak this time in Karnataka

Students as well as officials heaved a sigh of relief after the completion of the second Pre-University Chemistry exam.

21 Mar 2017

Follow rules on sex abuse victims, forums told

A PIL was filed in the High Court by city-based forum Peoples Movement Against Sexual Assault (PMASA) for the cause of sexual assault victims.

21 Mar 2017