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Disturbing communal harmony is the real intention of ‘Kanakapura Chalo:’ DKS

Bengaluru: “The people of Kanakapura have been peace-lover since centuries and believe in religious harmony. They have lived and will always without any bigotry,” said former minister D K Shivakumar. In a press release, DK Shivakumar said that communal harmony in ...

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ATM in Karnataka dispenses Rs 500 notes instead of Rs 100, sparks public rush

A Canara Bank’s automated teller machine (ATM) earlier this week served Rs 500 notes when customers wanted to withdraw Rs 100 notes in Karnataka’s Kodagu district. This sparked a public rush and a total amount of Rs 1.7 lakh rupees ...

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Kumaraswamy releases video on Mangaluru violence; raises suspicion, blames police and BJP govt

Bengaluru: Former Karnataka Chief Minister and JD(S) Karnataka President HD Kumaraswamy on Friday released a 25 minutes’ video showing visuals of how things panned out on December 19 in Mangaluru when the anti-CAA, NRC Protest turned violent in the city and ...

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BJP MLA Somashekara Reddy denied anticipatory bail by Karnataka court over hate speech

Ballari City’s BJP MLA Somashekara Reddy was denied anticipatory bail after he was booked for making a communally sensitive speech on January 3. The Second Additional District and Sessions Court rejected the plea filed by Somashekara Reddy. Public prosecutor Sunkanna ...

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Karnataka SIT arrests key recruiter in Gauri Lankesh murder case from Jharkhand

The Special Investigating Team (SIT) of the Karnataka police, which is investigating the murder of senior journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh, arrested a key suspect who was absconding. Rushikesh Devdikar, also known as Murali, was arrested in Katras in Jharkhand’s ...

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Tumkur: 5-year-old killed in leopard attack

Tumkur: A five-year-old boy was killed in a leopard attack in Gubbi taluk of Tumkur on Thursday evening. The victim has been identified as Samarth Gowda, son of Shivakumar and Pushpalatha. It is gathered that Samarth and his grandmother, Gangalakshmi ...

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Polio drive in Karnataka on Jan 19

Bengaluru: An oral polio vaccination drive will be initiated in all districts of Karnataka for children between ages upto to 5 years on January 19 and sum of Rs 4.82 crore has been sanctioned by the government for the purpose. Speaking ...

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BJP workers create ruckus at Bengaluru college during pro-CAA

Bengaluru: Some BJP workers created ruckus on Wednesday at a college here while seeking support for the amended Citizenship Act by raising slogans like ‘Go back to Pakistan’ outside the campus on Wednesday, as girl students opposed a pro-CAA banner on ...

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Poor response to trade unions’ Bharat Bandh call in Karnataka

The Bharat Bandh called by several central trade unions on Wednesday to protest against the labour policies of the Union government evoked poor response in BJP-ruled Karnataka. While traffic was normal in most parts of the state and schools and ...

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Cong high command has to decide on RS seat, says Kharge

Bengaluru: Amid speculation that he will be considered for Rajya Sabha from Karnataka, veteran Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday said it will depend on what the Congress high command decides and he was a disciplined soldier of the party. “..is ...

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Karnataka govt warns protesting ASHA workers of cutting incentives, urges them to report to work

Karnataka State Government while assuring the protesting Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) workers of full filing their demands has also warned them of cutting their incentives if they don’t report back to work at the earliest. The government in a ...

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Bantwal man arrested for Whatsapp threat to kill PM Modi, Amit Shah

Mangaluru: Bantwal police on Monday, January 6 arrested a man for posting a message on Whatsapp threatening to kill Modi and Amit Shah if Muslims were affected by CAA and NRC. The arrested identified as Anwar, a resident of Peruvai ...

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Refugee detention centre gets ready near Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Surrounded by tall coconut trees, lush green fie-lds, this premises — which comes with well-maintained lawns and a large open space — appears like a resort on the city outskirts where one can relax and rejuvenate. The only giveaways that ...

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Zameer Ahmed Khan slams BJP MLA for his provocative speech against Muslims

Bengaluru: Former minister and Congress leader Zameer Ahmed Khan on Monday slammed BJP MLA Somashekar Reddy for alleged provocative speech against Muslism and targeting those protesting the CAA. Addressing presspersons after meeting former chief minister Siddaramaiah Zameer said, “State government should ...

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