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Rebel Congress MP from Tumakuru withdraws nomination, clears path for Deve Gowda

Muddahanumegowda, the sitting Congress MP from Tumakuru turned rebel, has withdrawn his nomination as an independent candidate in the Lok Sabha Elections. Tumakuru was the only constituency in the state where JD(S) is fielding a candidate in spite of a ...

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I-T Dept. conducts large-scale searches in Karnataka, including Minister’s residence

The Income Tax (I-T) Department has launched a large-scale search and seizure operation in Karnataka against multiple people linked to the ruling Janata Dal (Secular), including Minor Irrigation Minister C.S. Puttaraju, a key man of the party in Mandya. The ...

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Anekal: Tragic road accident kills four, injures four other

Anekal: In a tragic road accident four persons died while four others have sustained severe injuries. The incident took place Tirumanganahalli in Anekal Taluka of Bengaluru City District. The deceased have been identified as Sethu, Paramesh, Vinod and Ratan while ...

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362 candidates file nominations in Karnataka for first phase of Lok Sabha polls

A total of 362 candidates have filed nominations from 14 constituencies in the first phase of Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka on April 18, an official statement said on Tuesday. With the last date for filing nominations for the first ...

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HC notice to Karnataka govt. on plea seeking action against political leaders

The High Court of Karnataka on Tuesday ordered issue of notice to the State government on a PIL petition seeking actions against MLAs and MLCs who had allegedly influenced the Chief Minister as well as the State police chief for ...

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Complaint filed against Chief Minister Kumaraswamy with Election Commission

Bengaluru: State police Maha Sangha President Shashidhar has filed a complaint against Chief Minister Kumaraswamy with the Election Commission. He has mentioned in the complaint that Chief Minister Kumaraswamy did not submit the correct information about his private affiliation to ...

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Sumalatha Ambareesh cries foul: Govt snooping, tapping my phone

Bengaluru: In a stinging complaint to the Election Commission, independent candidate Mrs Sumalatha Ambareesh on Monday feared a threat to her life, and accused the state government of eves dropping on conversations over her phones as well as posting policemen ...

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Tumkur Cong MP to contest against Deve Gowda as an independent

Defying the pre-poll alliance between the ruling allies in Karnataka, sitting Congress Lok Sabha member SP Muddahanumegowda on Saturday dared to re-contest from Tumkur constituency from where JD(S) supremo HD Deve Gowda is contesting and filing nomination on Monday. “Though ...

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Ola back in business In Karnataka, says minister, 2 days after ban order

BENGALURU: Just days after app-based cab aggregator Ola was issued a notice banning it for six months across Karnataka over government rule violations, Priyank Kharge, the minister for social welfare in the state tweeted that Ola will run their business ...

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Prakash Raj filed nomination as an Independent candidate

Bengaluru, Mar 22: JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda’s grandson Prajwal Revanna, multi-lingual actor Prakash Raj and two sitting BJP MPs P C Mohan and Shobha Karandlaje were among 35 candidates who filed their nominations in Karnataka on Friday for ...

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Ola’s license suspended in Bengaluru for the next six months by RTO

App-based cab aggregator Ola has been suspended from operating in Bengaluru for the next six months by the Regional Transport Office for violating its license conditions, an official notice said. The action is being taken after the cab aggregator operated ...

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‘Yeddy Diaries’ report shows Rs 1,800 crore payoffs to top BJP leaders, BSY calls it fake

The Congress on Friday sought an investigation by the Lokpal into a Caravan report that alleged bribes of Rs 1800 crore were paid by former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa to the BJP’s top brass. The report says that the ...

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Case against JD(S) MLA for threatening actors Yash, Darshan for supporting Sumalatha

A case has been registered against JD(S) MLA Narayana Gowda for intimidating Kannada actors Yash and Darshan for supporting independent candidate Sumalatha Ambareesh at a roadshow in Mandya on Wednesday. The case was registered in KR Pete Circle police station ...

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DyCM Dr. G Parameshwara says Indira Canteen food samples will be sent for lab testing every week

Bengaluru: Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara on Thursday rubbished reports which claimed that food being served in Indira canteen is ‘poisonous’. “Have asked the commissioner to submit a report to me, taking samples from all 198 wards to get it ...

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