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BS Yeddyurappa says “Centre will retaliate” after HD Kumaraswamy’s warning

BENGALURU: Karnataka BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa has warned Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy of “retaliatory action by the centre” if the state government initiates any action against him. The state BJP president was reacting to Mr Kumaraswamy’s warning for his corruption remark ...

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Udupi: Leopard captured at Pambur, released into the wild

Udupi: The Forest Department staff at Pambur in the Belle village caught a four-year-old female leopard that had been spotted in the area and later released it in the Western Ghats forest on Thursday, September 20. Monica Mathias, a resident ...

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Bengaluru: Police bust pick pocket racket; eight accused arrested

Bengaluru: Police busted two gangs of robbers and arrested eight people involved in various cases here. The accused used to pick pockets of passengers using Majestic bus stand and carry out house thefts. Police in raid arrested six people and ...

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All varsities of state to open stalls at Dasara venue in Mysuru

Mysuru: Till now, Dasara festival has always had stalls that showcased mostly the cultural, artistic and food diversity of the state. However, for the very first time, almost all the Universities of the state are going to open their own ...

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Nine districts chosen for manufacturing development

Bengaluru: The state government has listed nine districts to manufacture items like solar power goods, LED lights, sanitary goods, mechanised toys etc as part of its ‘Compete with China’ scheme. The state government has identified nine districts to start innovation ...

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Udupi: Three held for disposing body of woman who died in electric trap

Udupi: The Karkala Rural Police arrested three persons on Monday, September 17 who tried to hide the dead body of a woman and tamper with evidence. The arrested are John (57), Sunil (30) of Sacharipete and Padmanabha (42) of Mundkur. ...

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Medical stores to remain closed on Sep 28

Bengaluru: All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists has planned for a 24 hours bandh against the proposed E-pharmacy policy. As per the bandh drugs will not be available across Karnataka in the medical stores The bandh will start on ...

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State govt to revive 1,500 Sevalal Centres to preserve Banjara culture

Bengaluru: A survey conducted by the state government has found that several Sevalal Cultural Centres across the state are in a dilapidated state. Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has therefore launched a programme focussed on reviving 1500 of these centres in ...

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ED files case against DK Shivakumar for money laundering

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered a money laundering case against Karnataka minister D K Shivakumar and few others on the basis of an alleged tax evasion and hawala transactions case, officials said. The agency has booked Shivakumar, Haumanthaiah, an ...

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Shortage of sand: UTK bats for sand mining policy amendment

Mangaluru: Dakshina Kannada District In-charge and Urban Development and Housing Minister U T Khader opined that the existing guidelines in the sand mining policy, meant for coastal districts should be relaxed as none was coming forward to extract sand from ...

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State government cuts price of petrol, diesel by Rs. 2

Bengaluru: The State government, on Monday, September 17, lowered the price of petrol and diesel by Rs. 2. Three other states, namely Rajasthan, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh, have already cut state taxes on fuel. The CMO sources have said ...

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Motorcycle used in Gauri Lankesh murder seized: Maha ATS

The motorcycle used in the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh has been found, a senior official of Maharashtra Police’s Anti-Terrorism Squad said late Saturday evening. A special investigation team (SIT) of the Karnataka Police and the Maharashtra ATS are probing ...

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Spl Economic Offences Court grants bail to DK Shivakumar

Bengaluru: The bail application submitted by the Karnataka Water Resources Minister DK Shivakumar and three of his co-accused- Sunil Sharma, Anjaneya and Rajendra in the Income Tax case was accepted by the Special Economic Offences Court in Bengaluru on Saturday, ...

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Karnataka: BJP baiting our MLAs, says Congress; wants I-T department to probe money source

BENGALURU: After days of defending its legislators and putting up a united front, the Congress on Friday decided to approach the Income Tax department with a complaint against BJP. While the party has urged the I-T department to investigate the ...

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