After 2 years, work begins on Rs 600-cr Anubhava Mantapa

The project, which aims at promoting the teachings of Basaveshwara, was first proposed in 2016 by the then Siddaramaiah-led Congress government in the state.

published on : 1st December 2022

Ex-MLA Bidarur dies of cardiac arrest at Congress event venue

He was shifted to a hospital in Bengaluru in party MP DK Suresh’s car, but was declared brought dead.

published on : 26th November 2022

Four Hindutva men held for performing puja at heritage madrasa in Bidar

Bidar police arrested four persons for allegedly barging into a madrasa in Old Bidar city, and performing prayers in the early hours on Thursday.

published on : 8th October 2022

First time, communal unrest in Gawan Madrasa: IPS

Additional DGP (Law and Order) Alok Kumar has asked Bidar SP Decca Kishor Babu to find out if there has been any dereliction of duty on the part of the police.

published on : 8th October 2022

Karnataka: Bidar tense after Hindutva mob performs puja at madrasa; nine booked

A video shows a group of people entering the Mahmood Gawan monument where a madrasa and mosque is located, by allegedly breaking open the gate; they allegedly performed prayers inside.

published on : 7th October 2022

Forest brigand Veerappan’s nemesis, Shankar Bidari, inspires doctoral thesis

The nemesis of the dreaded Veerappan gang, police officer Shankar M Bidari, has now inspired a doctoral thesis. 

published on : 16th June 2022

Eight pilgrims from Karnataka's Bidar die in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh

All the 16 people, who were from Bidar city, were on Chardham pilgrimage and on their way to Ayodhya when the accident occurred.

published on : 30th May 2022

Brotherhood on display as Hindus, Muslims celebrate Ashtur jathra in Karnataka

The Hindu devotees offered prayers to Allama Prabhu, while Muslims to paid obeisance to Ahmed Shah Wali. Both prayers and poojas were done at the same spot in Ashtur. 

published on : 31st March 2022

Reddy brothers akin to Gabbar Singh and gang: Congress President Rahul Gandhi in Bidar district

He termed the Reddy brothers and their gang as Gabbar, Sambha, Kalia and collectively referred to them as Gabbar Singh Gang.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah to skip PM Narendra Modi event over ‘last-minute invitation’

Speaking to reporters on Saturday, Siddaramaiah said that the invitation from the Railways came at the last moment.

published on : 29th October 2017

Over 30 people watch youth being stabbed, left to bleed for 30 minutes on road in Bengaluru

The heartless side of Bengaluru came to the fore on Sunday evening after a young man was murdered in a road rage incident.

published on : 20th September 2017