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Siddu calls Modi a ‘liar’

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday described Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi a “liar” for revealing his marital status now, which “he had not disclosed while filing nominations for previous polls.” Speaking to mediapersons, the chief minister said that Modi had ...

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Snoopgate reference in Sonia Gandhi’s attack on Narendra Modi

Kolar, Karnataka: Without naming Narendra Modi, Congress president Sonia Gandhi today tore into the BJP for trying to “cover one man’s real face with a mask.” She also said women were subjected to atrocities in Mr Modi’s Gujarat, in an apparent ...

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State has 4.62 crore voters

The final number of voters eligible to exercise their franchise in the State for the April 17 Lok Sabha polls is out at last. Karnataka has as many as 4,62,11, 844 on electoral roll as on March 26, the last date ...

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Mangalore students’ day out with Abdul Kalam

Calling Mangalore a beautiful and vibrant city the former President told students that they had a greater role to play in making Mangalore the cleanest city. It was college students’ day out, indeed! When they came to listen to former ...

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14 to contest polls for Dakshina Kannada seat

Mangalore — There are 15,62,321 voters in DK parliamentary constituency. With two more candidates withdrawing their nominations from the election fray on Saturday, which was the last day for withdrawing nominations, the Dakshina Kannada parliamentary constituency is left with 14 ...

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Siddu attacks Modi over graft

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, on Wednesday, attacked the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his double standards on corruption. Modi has the likes of Yeddyurappa, Eshwarappa, Ananth Kumar and Sadananda Gowda, whenever he speaks in the State about graft, Siddaramaiah ...

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Poll date amid long weekends

The election date in the State is sandwiched between two long holiday weekends, giving those hoping for a good turnout the jitters. While the BJP did petition the Election Commission on rescheduling the election date, the latter has not replied. ...

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Karnataka set for triangular fight

The stage is set for the big battle in the Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka on April 17. The contest promises to be a triangular fight among the ruling Congress, the BJP and the Janata Dal (S) in several of the ...

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Students find SSLC language papers easy

The first day of the SSLC (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) examinations on Friday was a cakewalk for students with many of them expecting very high marks in their first language paper.  Sinchana Bhaskar, from Sree Cauvery School in Indiranagar spent ...

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SSLC exams begin in state; 52 students absent on the first day in Bhatkal

28 March, 2014 | Rizwan Gangavaly | Bhatkallys News Bhatkal: The SSLC (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) examinations in the state commenced Friday morning. In the first day itself, 52 students were absent for the first language paper, informed BIO of ...

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Young voter numbers gallop, but parties refuse to come of age

Winnability, not dynamism, criterion for candidate selection in State With close to 300 million (30 crore) voters likely to be aged between 18 and 30 years (as per Census 2011) in these elections, it is but natural to expect that ...

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Head on collision between tanker and pick up van claims one life

Kaup : An  head on collision between petrol tanker and fish pick up van on Muloor National Highway  66 has claimed of one person while the condition of another person is said to be serious. The deceased identified as Amanullah who was in the pickup van died on his way ...

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Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik breaks down, urges BJP to reverse decision

Controversial chief of right wing outfit Sri Ram Sene, Pramod Muthalik, on Monday asked BJP’s central leadership to retrace its “hasty” step of rejecting his membership within hours after he had joined the party. Muthalik, who membership was set aside ...

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Controversial Muthalik: in and out of BJP in five hours

Hubli, Karnataka: On Sunday, a man with a rather dubious reputation, Pramod Muthalik, joined the BJP in Karnataka.  Mr Muthalik, 61, had led protests against Valentine’s Day celebrations and his group, the Sri Ram Sene, had carried out an attack on ...

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