Karnataka News

Karnataka to sell tur dal at Rs 100/kg

The price of raw tur dal has come down to Rs 2,800-Rs 3,900 per quintal after the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.

published : 20 Dec 2016

As if drought weren’t bad enough

Demonetisation couldn't have come at a worse time for Ballari farmers. November is when they harvest the kharif crop and sow for rabi.

published : 18 Dec 2016

Once a beggar, this advocate says her life is Amma’s gift

Once a beggar and a victim of circumstances, she now fights for truth and justice.

published : 07 Dec 2016

Rs 152 crore unaccounted income recovered at State officials’ residence: I-T department

Income Tax Department of Karnataka and Goa raided the residences of two State government engineers and two contractors.

published : 02 Dec 2016

Now, Mandya farmer asks bank to write off loan like Vijay Mallya’s

It may be recalled that a sanitation worker in Nashik, Maharashtra, had also asked SBI to waive his loan.

published : 24 Nov 2016

This remote Karnataka village lives in peace amid cash crunch

It’s harvest time in Hosur, a tiny village 10 km from Haliyal in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka.

published : 20 Nov 2016

No statistics reflective of women’s contribution to economy: NCW chairperson

NCW chairman took subtle jibes at men when she pointed out that if women are pushy it is perceived as aggression, but if men are pushy it is perceived as competition.

published : 15 Nov 2016

Navy's help to be sought to recover bodies of Kannada actors

Directions have also been sent to inspector-general Arun Chakravarthy to send a team of divers from Panambur in Dakshina Kannada for the search operations.

published : 08 Nov 2016

Mangrove trail new addition to Coastal Karnataka travellers' delight

Five years ago, government initiated the ‘Green Wall’ project to revive mangroves in coastal districts
of Karnataka.

published : 16 Oct 2016

All you need to know: 'Breaking Bad' lands scientist in jail, air man arrested in international drug bust

Indian Air Force officer, scientist arrested for producing & selling amphetamine in Hyderabad, Bengaluru, South East Asian and African countries. 

published : 05 Oct 2016

Karnataka hints at Cauvery release fearing SC wrath

Resolution allows usage of Cauvery water for irrigation, thereby allowing release to TN; Centre changes stand on forming the board.

published : 04 Oct 2016

Umesh Reddy: A rapist-killer who stalked the streets of Karnataka

Umesh Reddy, a former CRPF guard, allegedly raped and killed several women across K’taka, Maharashtra and Gujarat. He managed to escape from police custody six times and was finally arrested in 2002

published : 04 Oct 2016