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Cows made to walk through fire in Karnataka. Where are the gau rakshaks?

It is high time that cows come out in the open and protest. If not anywhere else, they should do it in India. In the past few years, much has been milked in their name. From asking votes, forming forces ...

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Karnataka urged to formulate scheme for Saudi returnees

The Saudi Arabia-based Indian Social Forum (Eastern Province), a platform of Indian expats living in Saudi Arabia, has urged the Karnataka government to formulate a scheme to help the Kannadigas returning home from Saudi Arabia in the wake of the ...

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We will fan the fire between coalition partners: MLA CT Ravi

Bengaluru: While BJP state president BS Yeddyurappa termed as baseless allegations of ‘Operation Lotus’ and said that no member of his party was involved in any operation to topple the Congress-JD(S) coalition government, BJP general secretary, C T Ravi admitted ...

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Justice Lingappa Narayana Swamy appointed Karnataka HC acting CJ

Bengaluru: Justice Lingappa Narayana Swamy was on Thursday appointed as the acting chief justice of the Karnataka High Court following the elevation of its chief justice Dinesh Maheshwari to the Supreme Court. A law ministry notification said Swamy, the senior-most ...

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No. of out-of-school children up 3-fold to over 44,000 in State

The Department of Primary and Secondary Education has identified over 44,000 out-of-school children (OOSC) in the State. While the survey for the 2018-19 academic year is yet to be completed, data collected so far is already more than three times ...

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Not keen to topple Karnataka govt before LS polls unless there’s open revolt: BJP leaders

While the Congress in Karnataka on Wednesday asserted that political crisis in the state is over and that it will “expose” the BJP’s alleged attempts at destabilising the alliance government with the JD(S), the saffron party’s national leadership in Delhi indicated that ...

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Bengaluru: Swiggy delivery boys, hotel staff secure bail after vandalizing restaurant

Bengaluru: As many as Twenty-four Swiggy delivery boys who were booked for vandalising a restaurant in southern Bengaluru and Seven employees of the restaurant, who allegedly assaulted the delivery boys got bail. A fight broke out between two groups over ...

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Twitter war between Siddaramaiah, BJP as 2 lawmakers quit coalition

Bengaluru: The political turmoil in Karnataka in the wake of two lawmakers withdrawing support to the coalition government of Congress and JD(S) led to a Twitter war between Congress leader Siddaramaiah and the BJP. Siddaramaiah launched a scathing attack on ...

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Shift 3 accused in Gauri Lankesh murder from B’luru to Mumbai: Court

Bengaluru/Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday ordered that three accused in the Gauri Lankesh murder case be shifted from a Bengaluru jail to Mumbai’s Arthur Road prison to enable them to file affidavits and defend a petition by the ...

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On Sankranthi two independent MLAs withdraw support from Karnataka coalition government

Bengaluru: As the ruling coalition is accusing BJP of attempting to topple the government, two Independent MLAs on Tuesday withdrew their support from the ruling Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka. Mulbagal MLA H Nagesh and Ranebennur MLA R Shankar submitted a ...

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BJP to hold door-to-door campaign against failure of state government

Bengaluru: The bigwigs of BJP directed the Karnataka BJP unit leaders to hold a door-to-door campaign against the failure of the JD(S)-Congress government. At a meeting with state unit leaders including MPs and MLAs and other senior leaders on preparation ...

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Karnataka: Endosulfan poisoning: 16 villagers discharged from hospital

Yadgiri: 16 people, including two children aged below 10 years, who were hospitalised after consuming water suspected to have been poisoned with Endosulfan in Teggelli and Shakapur villages of Shorapur taluk, have been discharged, On Sunday, January, 13. One of ...

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Adani Green Energy acquires remaining 51 pc stake in Kodangal Solar Parks

New Delhi/Bengaluru: Adani Green Energy (AGE) on Saturday said it has acquired 51 per cent equity share capital of Kodangal Solar Parks Pvt Ltd (KSPPL) from FS India Devco Pvt Ltd for about Rs 1.69 crore. AGE already held 49 ...

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Guinness World Record with longest line of sanitary napkins set in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Participants at a medical congress in Bengaluru have set a new Guinness World Record for the longest line of sanitary pads, in a move aimed at promoting menstrual hygiene. Five hundred people at the 62nd All India Congress of ...

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