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Mangaluru horror: 17-year-old allegedly raped by father and uncle

A harrowing case of child sexual abuse has come to light in Karnataka’s Bantwal region where a 42-year-old man has been accused of repeatedly raping his minor daughter. The Bantwal Police, who are investigating the case, learnt of the abuse ...

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LS polls: Udupi DC imposes liquor ban from April 16

Udupi: Liquor ban will be enforced 48 hours, from 6 pm on April 16 up to midnight on April 18, by order of Udupi deputy commissioner Hephsiba Rani Korlapati to ensure that the Lok Sabha polling in the constituency is ...

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Bengaluru: Two killed, eight injured in under-construction building collapse

Bengaluru: Two labourers were killed while eight others sustained injuries after an under-construction building in APMC premise in RMC Yard in North Bengaluru, collapsed on Friday, April 5 early morning. The deceased have been identified as Rahul, a native of ...

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20,000 government schools and colleges in Karnataka to get facelift this poll season

BENGALURU: The Lok Sabha elections have come as a boon for several government schools and colleges in the state, as they are all set to get a makeover this election season.Close to 20,000 government schools and pre-university colleges that have ...

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Election Commission, IT Department harassing me, my family: Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy

Two days after the Election Commission of India stopped Karnataka Chief Minister’s Range Rover and his convoy for checks, HD Kumaraswamy accused the poll panel of harassing his family. “Election Commission and Income Tax Department are literally harassing me and ...

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Four of a family electrocuted in Belagavi

Belgavi: A electric wire that fell off the electric pole due to heavy rain and wind in the B Timmapur village of Ramadurga Taluk in the Belgavi District, killed four people of a family and two domesticated animals on Thursday ...

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CBI arrests income tax officer from Bengaluru in bribery case

New Delhi: The CBI has arrested an income tax officer from Bengaluru allegedly for accepting a bribe of Rs 14 lakh from a complainant and was later produced before the court, an official said on Thursday. According to sources, the ...

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We won’t give tickets to Muslims because they don’t believe in us: KSE

Koppal: Former Deputy chief minister and senior BJP leader KS Eshwarappa on Monday, April 1 said that BJP won’t give tickets to Muslims because they don’t believe in BJP. While addressing members of Kuruba and minority communities here Eshwarapppa said ...

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Centre creating scarcity of helicopters in K’taka, alleges HDK

Bengaluru: Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy on Wednesday accused the Centre of creating scarcity of helicopters in the State to prevent the coalition of Congress and the JD(S) from reaching out to people. “The BJP government at the centre has ...

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Karnataka: Manipal minor’s rape case accused manages to flee from police custody, SP seeks report

Bengaluru: The accused of the Manipal minor’s rape case has managed to flee from the police custody on Sunday. The police have requested the general public to inform the city’s control room if they see the accused. The accused fled ...

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Rahul Gandhi asks Congress-JDS alliance in Karnataka to strive unitedly to defeat Modi

Bengaluru: Congress President Rahul Gandhi Sunday asked leaders and workers of the Congress-JDS alliance in Karnataka to strive unitedly to defeat the Modi government in the Lok Sabha polls. Gandhi’s comments come amid reports of deep resentment in several constituencies ...

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Under EC’s direction, Hassan gets new DC

The State government, as per directions from the Election Commission (EC), on Saturday, transferred Hassan Deputy Commissioner Akram Pasha and appointed Priyanka Mary Francis in his place. Ms. Francis, who was the Director of Tourism, took charge within hours of ...

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Karnataka CM seeks EC help to stop tax raids

Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Saturday sought the Election Commission’s intervention to stop the Income Tax department raids on contractors and businessmen allegedly associated with the ruling JD-S and Congress. “As IT officials continue to raid those associated with ...

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After 33 withdrawals, 241 candidates in fray for first phase of Karnataka LS polls

As many as 241 candidates are in the fray for 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka for the first phase of polling on April 18 after the last date of withdrawals on Friday, said an official. “With 33 withdrawals after ...

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