India records first coronavirus death in Karnataka's Kalaburagi

The test result for coronavirus was confirmed after his death in Karnataka's Kalburgi. Karnataka's Health Minister, B Sriramulu, confirmed the same. 

published on : 12th March 2020

MM Kalburgi murder: Two prime accused have absconded, cannot be traced, SIT tells SC

Kalburgi, a former vice-chancellor of Hampi University and well-known epigraphist, was shot dead at his residence in Kalyan Nagar in Dharwad, Karnataka, on August 30, 2015.

published on : 17th January 2020

Diary hints at link between Narendra Dabholkar, Gauri Lankesh murder cases

SIT sources said the name of Sachin Andure, a suspect in Dabholkar's murder case, was allegedly found in a diary they seized from Amol Kale, the suspected mastermind behind Gauri Lankesh's murder.

published on : 20th August 2018

Five suspects in Gauri Lankesh murder case involved in Kalburgi killing: SIT

The SIT has arrested 12 people including the alleged mastermind Amol Kale and sharpshooter Parashuram Waghmare.

published on : 16th August 2018

Gauri Lankesh murder: Advocates of accused decide not to seek bail till all agencies question them

Sources in the Karnataka SIT said they had learnt that the counsels of the accused are in a ‘wait and watch’ mode, as other agencies were also keen to take the accused into their custody.

published on : 19th June 2018

Parashuram Waghmare killed Gauri Lankesh, unnamed outfit has footprints in five states: SIT

A senior official in the SIT also said that the forensic report confirmed that Govind Pansare, Kalburgi and Lankesh were murdered with the same weapon.

published on : 15th June 2018

Expedite probe in Kalburgi, Gauri Lankesh murder cases: Karnataka deputy CM G Parameshwara

The gang that killed scholar MM Kalburgi in 2015 is suspected to be involved in Gauri Lankesh murder in 2017.

published on : 10th June 2018

Gauri Lankesh's killers' role suspected in MM Kalburgi murder too

The ballistic reports submitted by forensic experts had revealed that the same 7.65 mm country-made pistol was used in both the murders.

published on : 9th June 2018

Same gun used to kill Gauri Lankesh and M M Kalburgi: Forensic report 

This is the first official confirmation of the link between the two killings which happened after a gap of two years of each other.

published on : 8th June 2018

After MM Kalburgi and Gauri Lankesh murders, seer of Nidumamidi Mutt says he’s next

Religious leader Veerabhadra Chennamalla Swamiji of the Nidumamidi Mutt said here on Sunday that he too is on the hit list of public figures sought to be assassinated.

published on : 17th September 2017

CID will assist Special Investigation Team probing Gauri Lankesh's killing: Official

The CID will share the details of its probe into the killing of rationalist MM Kalburgi with the Special Investigation Team probing the Gauri Lankesh case.

published on : 15th September 2017

Sanatan Sanstha spokesperson calls slain journalist Gauri Lankesh extortionist

Chetan Rajhans in an interview to a TV channel said that why are people silent over Lankesh getting convicted in the Prahlad Joshi defamation case. 

published on : 6th September 2017

We have lost all hope in probe on scholar Kalburgi’s murder, says family

The unfulfilled assurances from the government after the murder have frustrated his family members.

published on : 31st August 2017

CID claims it’s inching closer to finding scholar Kalburgi’s killers

Senior CID officer claims to have achieved a major breakthrough in the case with definite leads; rules out grudge, family disputes.

published on : 30th August 2017