K Shiva Kumar

Not walking into sunset, BSY to tour Karnataka in September

Days after resigning as Karnataka Chief Minister, B S Yediyurappa has decided to hit the road soon to strengthen the BJP ahead of the panchayat elections and the 2023 Assembly polls in the state.

3 hours ago

With Yediyurappa’s exit, loyalists keen on son BY Vijayendra’s entry into active politics

Some sections in the BJP feel that Vijayendra might not jump into electoral politics at the moment as everything depends on how the political scenario in the state pans out in the coming months.

3 hours ago

Outgoing CM Yediyurappa’s successor will have his task cut out

The BJP has made a paradigm shift in Karnataka by daring to replace the popular B S Yediyurappa -- probably with a younger leader -- with an eye on the 2023 Assembly elections.

27 Jul 2021

BSY quits: Silence in Bookanakere, Shikaripura breaks out in protest

With BS Yediyurappa resigning as chief minister, an uneasy silence gripped his native village of Bookanakere, in Mandya district.

27 Jul 2021

BSY's exit: Dabbling in politics, mutts bring a new dimension to power play

The buzz is that the BJP high command is working out an amicable formula to replace Yediyurappa while ensuring a smooth transition.

25 Jul 2021

Karnataka: With exit likely, Yediyurappa doles out largesse to loyalists

As more indicators emerge that Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa is likely to exit, his appointments of close aides to plum posts are being seen as parting gifts.

24 Jul 2021

Bakrid comes to Karnataka-Kerala border villages after three years

Flash floods and heavy rain had prevented them from celebrating Eid the past three years.

22 Jul 2021

Mysuru: Minor wall collapse at Krishnaraja Sagar Dam triggers panic

Panic gripped people in the Cauvery basin area after a small wall at Krishnaraja Sagar Dam collapsed on Sunday evening.

20 Jul 2021

Expelled BSP MLA N Mahesh hints at moving to BJP

He was expelled from the BSP for abstaining from the trust vote that brought the coalition government down.

19 Jul 2021

Thousands remember Made Gowda, who fought for farmers’ cause
 

Farmer leader G Made Gowda, who passed away at the age of 92 after a brief illness on Saturday, was laid to rest with full state honours at KM Doddi in Mandya district on Sunday.

19 Jul 2021

Gandhian, farmer leader Made Gowda no more

In a recent interview to The New Indian Express, he had strongly pitched for the Mekedatu project and opposed privatisation of the Mysore Sugar factory. 

18 Jul 2021

After jumbos, now leopards found poisoned near Mysuru

This is not the first time that man-animal conflicts have led to death of wildlife. In 2009, four elephants were found dead at Ullahalli Left Bank canal near Kapasoge.

14 Jun 2021

Chamarajanagar oxygen tragedy: Panel office in Mysuru irks victims’ kin

Meanwhile, KPCC working president R Druvanarayana has urged the government to shift the camp office to Chamarajanagar.  

10 Jun 2021

Ex-Mysuru DC Rohini Sindhuri hints at a larger plot behind her removal

Such things happen everywhere and it is quite common. Officers cannot speak about all the incidents that happen.

08 Jun 2021

Tribals convinced, Chamarajanagar hamlet gets a Covid Care Centre

Panchayat member Guruprasad said the recent rain has further added to the misery of villagers infected with Covid.

05 Jun 2021