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ISRO to showcase space science in 7 Karnataka colleges

To mark the ‘World Space Week’ of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday said it would showcase the benefits of space science to students of seven colleges in Karnataka from October 4 to ...

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‘StopUrArroganceDVS’ trends on Twitter after DVS-Sulibele spat

Bengaluru: A day after Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda and Yuva brigade founder Chakravarti Sulibele engaged in bitter Twitter spat over the delay in release of flood relief for Karnataka, ‘StopUrArroganceDVS’ , and #IamWithChakravarthySulibele hashtags started trending on Twitter. Following ...

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DV Sadananda Gowda blocks Sulibele after Twitter spat

Bengaluru: Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday blocked Yuva Brigade Founder Chakravarti Sulibele on Twitter after a spat between the two over the issue of flood relief for Karnataka. It all started with Sulibele’s tweet crticising the indifference of ...

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Will discuss NRC with Centre, says Karnataka home minister Basavaraj Bommai

The Karnataka government is collecting information on immigrants in the state and will proceed on working toward Assam-like National Register of Citizens (NRC) after a discussion with the central government, its home minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Thursday. “There is ...

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Helicopter deputed for Dasara air show makes emergency landing

Srirangapatna: An Indian Air Force helicopter deputed by the state government for an air show as part of the Mysuru Dasara celebrations made an emergency landing near Srirangapatna on Wednesday. No loss of life and property was reported in the ...

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‘Even K’taka suffered floods, why give relief only to Bihar’: BJP MLA questions Centre

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was criticised by BJP MLA Bsanagouda Patil Yatnal on Tuesday for alleged apathy towards Karnataka over issuing flood relief funds from the union government. The MLA’s criticism of the Prime Minister comes after he discussed the ...

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Bengaluru airport is seeking donations in plastic to build roads

Plastic mixed polymer roads are being laid at Terminal 2 of Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport as part of an initiative undertaken by the Bangalore International Airport Limited, the operator of the airport. The project to pave 50 km, which will ...

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Rahul Gandhi to join hunger strike against night traffic ban in Bandipur forest area

Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi has registered his opposition against the contentious night traffic ban in Bandipur Tiger Reserve. Taking to Twitter, Rahul Gandhi who is also an MP from Wayanad, has said that he will join youth groups backed ...

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Karnataka bypolls: Will field all disqualified MLAs, says BSY

Shivamogga: Even as the fate of the 17 disqualified Congress-JD(S) MLAs is yet to be decided by the Supreme Court over their eligibility to contest the bypolls in Karnataka, Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Monday said that BJP would field ...

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Children join their parents in protests against bad roads, traffic jams in Bengaluru

Citizen-led protests are not new in the city. However, when over 300 residents from Belagare Road took to protesting on Sunday, it caught everyone’s attention for one specific reason: many of the protestors were young children. “We want proper drainage,” ...

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Driver flees with Rs 99 lakh in ATM cash van in Bengaluru, cops on the lookout

The Bengaluru police are on the lookout for the driver of a cash logistics management company after he allegedly drove away with Rs 99 lakh in cash on Friday. The accused, 23-year-old Pawan, is a native of Mandya in Karnataka ...

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Mysuru decks up for 10-day Dasara festival in Karnataka

Karnataka’s cultural capital Mysuru has decked up to celebrate its world famous 10-day Dasara festival from Sunday with pomp and piety, an official said on Saturday. “The 10-day Dasara festival begins on Sunday with prayers and offerings to Hindu goddess ...

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‘Vaping helped me quit smoking’: E-cigarette users in Bengaluru protest ban

“Have you seen smokers having steady hands like us?” quips a protester holding up a placard that reads, “I quit smoking with vaping. Don’t make me smoke again.” Inside Bengaluru’s Freedom Park, a huddle of around 30 people are holding ...

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BSY: allocates additional portfolios to 14 ministers

Bengaluru: Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday allocated additional portfolios to 14 ministers in his cabinet. Deputy Chief Minister Ashwath Narayan C N, who had the portfolio of Higher Education, IT & BT, Science and Technology, has been given ...

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