RT-PCR headache: Wary of Covid norms, Keralites in Karnataka give up voting plans 

Stringent Covid norms have forced many Keralites living in Karnataka to give up plans to go to their home towns and vote in the assembly elections on April 6. 

05 Apr 2021

Letter row: Not a postman to give my stamp, says Eshwarappa

Though the CM has every right to sanction funds, it should be as per the rules and procedures of Karnataka Transactions Business Rules, 1977.

03 Apr 2021

Dadasaheb Phalke nomination: Maha Ugadi for Rajini’s close pal in Mysuru

Shiva later became the superstar’s pointsman.

02 Apr 2021

Polls in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, but fever grips Karnataka border villages

The people here are well-versed with the politics across the border, with diehard supporters adding to heated debates on caste, cadre, micro and macro issues.

30 Mar 2021

Hills hum again with tribal tunes

Padma’s life wasn’t always like this in the quiet hamlet of Erakana Gadde Podu, in the Biligiri Rangthanathaswamy Hills in Yelandur taluk.

28 Mar 2021

Civic worker finds God’s gold in dust at MM Hills

A missing gold ornament of the presiding deity at Male Mahadeshwara Hills in Chamarajanagar district had the temple administration, the priests and the police in a tizzy.

26 Mar 2021

Vijayendra will contest from Varuna in 2023, says BSY

He had intervened and got  KIADB to drop acquisition of mutt land at Thandya village, and helped resolve the strike by S Kumar’s Company employees.

23 Mar 2021

Complexity of cabinet stacked against Congress-JD(S) coalition government

Though the chief minister will have no trouble passing the floor test, with 117 lawmakers on his side, the challenge for the coalition and Kumaraswamy will start with the sharing of portfolios.

23 May 2018

Karnataka polls: How Congress lost the plot in Siddaramaiah's personal battle

Campaigning across Karnataka became rudderless and lost the steam in second phase as he stayed put in Mysuru. 

17 May 2018

Supreme Court directive on Cauvery may cast shadow on Karnataka polls

Apex court order may change political equations in Old Mysuru region at a time when campaigning is at its peak

04 May 2018

Weak opposition brightens Yathindra’s chances in Varuna constituency

Divided, dispirited BJP and a low-key JD(S) promise to make Varuna constituency the perfect launchpad for Siddaramaiah’s son

03 May 2018

Growers see red as grapes turn bitter in Vijayapura

Farmers who predominantly grow grapes and pomegranate are annoyed with legislators, saying they are only approached by candidates vying to get votes and are forgotten later

30 Apr 2018

Karnataka polls: Ambareesh’s exit from poll arena raises hopes of BJP in Mandya district

Over the last many elections,the district has witnessed a straight contest between Congress and JD(S), with the BJP being relegated to the sidelines as a result of a poor cadre base.

28 Apr 2018