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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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Mangalore: Gold Haul at City Airport; Customs seize Staple Pins worth over Rs 17 Lac

Mangalore, 23 Mar 2014: The officers of customs at Mangalore International Airport (MIA)  once again thwarted an attempt of smuggling of gold and seized gold staple pins, totally weighing 577.000 grams  and valued at Rs 17,19,460, concealed as silver colour coated ...

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Anant Kumar Hegde files nomination papers

Karwar: Anant Kumar Hegde, BJP candidate for Uttara Kannada Lok Sabha constituency, filed his nomination papers here on Thursday. Mr. Hegde, who was three times MP from the constituency, is trying his luck for the fourth time. He was elected ...

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21 candidates file nomination papers in Karnataka

Bangalore: A total of 21 candidates filed their nomination papers on Wednesday after the Election Commission (EC) notified single phase elections April 17 to the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka. Among noted candidates filing papers on the first day were ...

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It’s a mirage to think Modi would become PM : Siddaramaiah

Bangalore : Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has exuded confidence that the people of the state would  reject the BJP and hold the hands of the Congress. Addressing a function organised by the  party wherein former CM Yeddyurappa loyalists MD Lakshminarayan, HD Basavaraju, ...

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Poll battle hotting up in State

Karnataka is witnessing a political churning as the Lok Sabha elections draw near. On Wednesday, former member of Parliament H T Sangliana hinted that he would quit the Congress and join the Janata Dal (Secular), while cine actor Rakshita decided ...

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State’s poll process begins today

The Election Commission of India (ECI) will set the ball rolling on Wednesday for the Lok Sabha elections in the State by issuing notification, even as political parties are grappling to select candidates for many constituencies. The filing of nomination ...

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SDPI nurses hope for role in Third Front

The fledgling Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) is now setting its sights on playing a role in the formation of the next government at the Centre. Among the 42 parliamentary seats chosen by the party, Mangalore and Udupi-Chikmagalur feature ...

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Why Yeddyurappa is important for the BJP

The BJP is aiming to win 13 to 15 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka, their hopes bolstered by the return of B S Yeddyurappa. So why did the Lingayat strongman return to the BJP’s fold? What does his comeback mean? ...

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Today, last day to register as voters

The last day for the citizens to register themselves as voters and to check and rectify their names in the voters’ list is March 16, said a press release issued by the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike ( BBMP)here on Saturday.  ...

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3.2 lakh seek inclusion of name in voters’ list

The Election Commission has on a single day received as many as 3.2 lakh applications from citizens across the State for inclusion of their names in the voters’ list. On March 9, the Commission had held citizens’ camps for inclusion/correction ...

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Mar 16 last date to enrol in voters’ list

Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Karnataka, Anil Kumar Jha on Monday said March 16 is the last date for inclusion of names in the voters’ list in the State. Addressing reporters, he said people who want to include their names in ...

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