Karnataka News


Byelection fever hots up in Karnataka

Chief Minister to campaign in Hoskote on Monday; Congress appoints former ministers as in charge of polls

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30,000 sarees with BJP handbills seized in Mysuru 

As if rubbing salt into the wound, election officials seized over 30,000 sarees along with handbills featuring Yogeshwar here on Saturday for violation of the Model Code of Conduct.

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Scissors and sensibility: More than a cut and shave

The literature lover says he was inspired by academics G M Srinivasaiah, N Nagappa and Dorairaj to transform his shop into a literary space.

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Balloon-like object creates panic among Udupi residents, turns out to be weather device

The balloon carries meteorological sensors in it which relays back weather data to the ground station in Mangaluru. Data on temperature, atmospheric pressures, humidity is received through it.

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Septuagenarian falls into stormwater drain in Udupi, spends night inside

Vasu Poojary was rescued and admitted to the district hospital in Ajjarakad by social worker Vishnu Shetty on Friday morning.

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In flying colours

Mangalurean aims to conserve winged beauties in Karnataka’s only private butterfly park

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BJP wants apology from Rahul in Rafale row

Supreme Court has categorically stated that there is no need for a further probe. Rahul Gandhi’s demand for the JPC probe is precisely about the pricing process of the aircraft deal.

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Pontiff draws flak for mounting chariot

A pontiff from Madhwa Brahmin sect mounting a temple chariot has drawn flak from devotees of Kukke Subrahmanya Temple and Samputa Narasimhaswami Mutt.

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Education department wants advance payment for textbooks

The decision was taken after many schools ordered textbooks but never paid for it

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Bengaluru tap water is unfit for drinking

Survey by Union ministry shows samples from city failed all parameters

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Congress declares 6 candidates for Karnataka Assembly bypolls

Congress has also named Praveen Peter as its candidate for the forthcoming election to Legislative Council of Karnataka from Bangalore Teachers' constituency.

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Bengal BJP leader faces protests in cyclone hit area

Chaudhury arrived at Kakdwip along with local BJP supporters and boarded a launch to go to Gosaba, one of the pockets which were badly affected by Bulbul.

published : 16 Nov 2019

Karnataka to follow London transport model, seeks World Bank’s help

Discussions on implementing the London-model transport system begun within the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC).

published : 16 Nov 2019

Karnataka bypolls: BJP banking on supporters, Yediyurappa’s image

While leaders claim they will win 12/15 seats, Hoskote, Hunsur and Shivajinagar likely to throw up big challenge

published : 16 Nov 2019

BJP battles anger within over choice of candidates for December 5 Karnataka bypolls

Angry over being denied a ticket, supporters of former Ranebennur MLA R Shankar staged a protest in front of the CM’s residence in Bengaluru on Friday.

published : 16 Nov 2019