The New Indian Express - Karnataka - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:34:20 +0530 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:07:39 +0530 Karnataka Rain Hits Normal Life in State Heavy rain continued to pound many parts of the state on Wednesday, affecting normal life in some districts. Schools and colleges remained closed in Kodagu and Chikmagalur districts. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:21 +0530 Demand for BMIC Probe to be Looked into The State government on Wednesday agreed to consider the Opposition party’s demand to Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:21 +0530 Ministerial Aspirants Call on CM With Chief  Minister Siddaramaiah likely to reshuffle his cabinet soon after the legislature Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:21 +0530 Decision on KPSC List Deferred Again The government has again deferred a decision on whether to accept or scrap the selection Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:20 +0530 Goonda Act to Deal With Illegal Sand Mining? Public Works Department Minister H C Mahadevappa said the State government is seriously considering a proposal to invoke Goonda Act with provisions to arrest those involved in illegal sand mining. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:20 +0530 'Govt to Allot Land only for Common Burial Ground' The government has decided not to entertain anymore appeals seeking allotment of land for burial grounds on the basis of caste, the Legislative Council was informed on Wednesday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:20 +0530 Transfer Palace Board Official, Lokayukta To conduct a free and fair investigation into the multi-crore gold leafing scam at Mysore Palace, Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:20 +0530 Stop Collecting Toll, Lay Service Roads: BJP Opp Leader Jagadish Shettar said that the government should reject the proposal to increase the toll as they have already recovered the investment. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:19 +0530 Varsity Stand Puts II PUC Bridge Course Students in a Fix The sudden decision of Davangere University to cancel degree admissions of the students Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:57:19 +0530 Illegal Road Humps to be Removed The Legislative Council members on Tuesday squabbled over whether bad roads and unscientifically built road humps could cause trouble for  travelling pregnant women Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:04 +0530 KPSC 2011 List to be Scrapped? Most ministers, including Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, feel that the provisional selection list should be scrapped due to alleged large-scale malpractices in the examination and selection process Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:04 +0530 Fresh Bid by Cong, BJP to Woo Vokkaligas In an effort to consolidate their hold in the Vokkaliga belt, the two national parties—Congress and the BJP — are considering to appoint leaders from the caste to head their state units. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:04 +0530 Bahai Brethren in State Appeal Against Persecution in Iran With many of their brethren facing persecution in Iran and Egypt, the Bahai community in Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:03 +0530 Govt Under Fire Over Spurious Medicines The BJP and the JD(S) on Tuesday pulled up the government over the supply of spurious Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:03 +0530 Ready for Probe, Says Ratnakar Primary and Secondary Education Minister Kimmane Ratnakar ruled out any misappropriation in supply of steam boilers to government schools. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:03 +0530 Villagers Catch Drunk Eve-Teasers Villagers caught five youths from Bangalore who allegedly teased women and handed them over Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:03 +0530 Bill to Amend K’taka Land Reforms Act Tabled’taka-Land-Reforms-Act-Tabled/2014/07/23/article2344494.ece The State government on Tuesday tabled the Karnataka Land Reforms and Certain Other Law (Amendment) Bill, 2014 to take back land from allottees who failed to utilise it within the stipulated time. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:17:02 +0530’taka-Land-Reforms-Act-Tabled/2014/07/23/article2344494.ece Legislation to Regulate Deemed Universities The state government will soon introduce a legislation to enable it to have a say in the functioning of deemed medical universities. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:16:49 +0530 Eggs, Milk for Malnourished Kids in Hyderabad-Karnataka Deputy directors of Women and Children Welfare Department of the six districts to implement the new measure immediately Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:56:28 +0530