Karnataka's Rs 10 doctor has service to humankind as his motto

Seventy-five-year-old Dr Malhar Rao Malle charges only Rs 10, and locally, he’s still known as the 'Hatthu rupayee doctor' - literally, the doctors who charges Rs 10.

16 May 2021

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy says coalition hasn’t worked in all constituencies

With just a week to go for the announcement of the Lok Sabha poll results, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy expressed confidence that the JDS-Congress combine will win 16 to 18 seats.

17 May 2019

Rafale deal: Rahul Gandhi dares PM Modi on open debate, says pact is loot; helped only rich

Rahul Gandhi alleged that under the old pact signed by UPA government, the aircraft was to be bought at Rs 526 crore each but under the new pact, Mr Modi had scaled it up to Rs 1600 crore per airplane

14 Aug 2018

Anger and hope here, there’s little apathy

Citizens of Kalaburagi seem  more politically engaged and aware, as reflected in 70-year-old Vaijinath Jamashetty’s change of stand. This resident of Gazjpura has abstained from voting in 20 polls.

12 May 2018

Karnataka polls: Janata Dal (S) and BSP to break alliance?

Basavaraj Diggavi said that he has not received any communication from JD(S) supremo Deve Gowda or from state unit president HD Kumarswamy asking him not to file nomination.

25 Apr 2018