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Speaker Set to Trash Motion Against Upa Lokayukta Adi

Speaker Kagodu Thimmappa is about to dismiss, for want of evidence, the Congress MLAs’ motion to remove Upa Lokayukta Subhash B Adi.

27 Dec 2015

Pressure on Government to Fill Posts for Women

Government had recently decided to reserve 33% jobs for women

07 Dec 2015

Role Interrupted, Women and Kids Panel Loses Teeth

The Karnataka government has issued a ‘fiat’ asking the expert committee on prevention of crimes against women and children not to make its opinion or recommendations public without its permission.

22 Nov 2015

Government Clips Wings of Committee for Women, Children

Government has issued a ‘fiat’ asking the expert committee not to make its opinion or recommendations public without permission.

16 Nov 2015

Three Netas Battle For Room on Third Floor of Vidhana Soudha

The induction of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president G Parameshwara as Home Minister has triggered a curious battle for a room on the third floor of the Vidhana Soudha.

02 Nov 2015

Compensation for Acid Attack Victims Raised

In tune with the directions of the Supreme Court, the state government has enhanced cash compensation to acid/kerosene attack victims from 2 lakh to 3 lakh.

22 Jun 2015

BJP’s Loot in Karnataka Mindboggling: Rahul

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi appealed to the public to teach the saffron party a lesson in the elections.

08 Apr 2014

BJP K'taka Loot Mindboggling: RaGa

Claims previous BJP government in the state broke all corruption records, but its central leadership saw graft everywhere except in Karnataka

08 Apr 2014