Shiva Kumar

Good Samaritan taxi driver comes to struggling family’s rescue, drops them to their village from Bengaluru

Ravi and Sudha had come to Bengaluru to get their 11-year-old daughter treated for cancer in Kidwai Hospital and were forced to spend every last penny.

24 May 2021

GT Devegowda’s ‘neutral stance’ has parties courting him

JDS MLA G T Devegowda announcing that he will remain neutral in the bypolls to Hunsur assembly constituency has worried a few in the BJP, which is fighting to save its government in the state.

07 Nov 2019

Cloud of grief engulfs Gudigere

The brutal killing of H Guru, a CRPF sepoy, has brought a cloud of gloom over Gudigere in Mandya district.

16 Feb 2019

WATCH | Former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah lashes out at woman, snatches mic from her at public meeting

The former Karnataka CM lost his cool at a public meeting and scolded the woman for raising her voice, even snatching away the microphone when she asked questions

28 Jan 2019

No threat to my government, says Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy

Downplaying the BJP’s claim of the collapse of his government, Kumaraswamy said the present arrangement in the coalition government will be for the next five years.

15 Jan 2019

Minorities sore after CM Kumaraswamy, deputy CM G Parameshwara skip Tipu Jayanti event

Though ministers participated in the events held in the districts, the absence of Kumaraswamy and Parameshwara has raised eyebrows in political circles.

11 Nov 2018

‘Housing co-op societies come under RERA’

Bringing an end to confusion over the matter, the Interim Authority of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016, stated that all housing co-operative societies come under the ambit of RERA.

07 Feb 2018

408th Dasara off to a colourful start

Renowned poet Nissar Ahmad becomes first Muslim to inaugurate the 10-day festivities; prays for peace and prosperity of the state

22 Sep 2017

Will CM Siddaramaiah’s bet on Geetha Prasad pay poll dividends for Karnataka Congress?

Though Siddaramaiah, in the run-up to the byelections, had announced that he would make Geetha a Minister, many in the party had never presumed that he would actually go ahead and do it.

02 Sep 2017

Prasad’s resignation unwarranted, says Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

Keen on retaining both Nanjangud and Gundlupet assembly segments, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah launched the eight-day campaign in  Veerashaiva and Dalit dominated villages.

01 Apr 2017

CM Siddaramaiah and crew turn ceremony for late minister into bypoll pitch

CM Siddaramaiah and his cabinet colleagues turned the first-month death ceremony of H S Mahadeva Prasad into a platform to launch campaign.

13 Feb 2017

S M Krishna visits his Karmabhoomi, supporters resign from Congress

A day after veteran leader and former Chief Minister S M Krishna resigned from Congress, hectic political activities were witnessed in Mandya and Mysuru with his followers putting in their papers.

31 Jan 2017

Iconic Lalitha Mahal Palace hotel may close down soon

Lalitha Mahal, the second largest palace in the city and a favourite destination for film stars, is all set to close down.

28 Jan 2017

11-year-old male tiger shot dead in Bandipur

Gunshot at tiger an eye opener for forest officials in western ghats

15 Aug 2016

Mysuru Palace decked up for royal wedding after 40 years

Security arrangements beefed up as several VIPs are expected to attend.

25 Jun 2016

JD(S) struggles to keep its flock together

Cash-for-vote allegation comes as latest embarrassment.

05 Jun 2016

Enough Water in Kabini to Cater to Bengaluru, Mysuru

Water boards of Bengaluru and Mysuru have confirmed that there is enough water for both drinking water and agricultural purposes this year.

19 Mar 2015