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‘Anybody but Kumaraswamy as CM’: What 11 Karnataka MLAs who resigned claim they want

The 11 Karnataka MLAs who submitted their resignations to the Karnataka Speaker on Saturday claim that they did so as they were unhappy with Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy’s leadership, sources told TNM. Former Karnataka Congress Minister and senior leader ...

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IMA scam: SIT arrests govt official for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 4.5 crore

The Special Investigation Team probing the Ponzi scam perpetrated by IMA, on Friday arrested an Assistant Commissioner of the Bengaluru North sub division and a village accountant for helping IMA founder Mansoor Khan obtain a no objection certificate (NOC) in ...

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Karnataka: Pregnant minor forced to marry rapist to avoid police case

Hassan: Arkalgud police along with child helpline staff on Tuesday rescued a minor girl who was forced to marry her rapist after she got pregnant in order to avoid a police case. In her statement, the 13-year-old victim who was ...

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Former MLA Gopal Bhandary passes away while travelling in bus from Bengaluru to Mangaluru

Former Karkala MLA Gopal Bhandary passed away while travelling alone in a multi-axle bus from Bengaluru to Mangaluru on Thursday. He passed away three days before his 67th birthday. Travelling alone in a KSRTC bus from Bengaluru to Mangaluru, the ...

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Karnataka Class 10 state board final exams to have new question paper format

The Karnataka government has now decided to change the format of question papers for the class 10 state board. The Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) has decided to make these changes to discourage learning by rote and improve quality ...

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Teenagers accused in Dakshina Kannada rape case are not our members: ABVP

The Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) in Puttur of Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka issued a statement distancing the student organisation from the five men accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old student in the town. The incident came to light ...

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11 dead, 3 injured after private bus rams into mini truck in Karnataka

Eleven persons travelling to a dargah in Karnataka’s Chikkaballapura died after a private bus collided with the truck they were in. At around 12.20 pm on Wednesday, a private bus owned by SKS Travels collided into a Tata Ace mini ...

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21-year-old youth stabs grandmother to death for retirement benefits of Rs 6 lac

Bidar: A 21-year-old youth stabbed and killed his grandmother on Tuesday, July 2 for refusing to part with her retirement benefits of Rs 6 lac. The accused is identified as Akash (21) and the deceased is Leelavati (62). It is gathered ...

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Siddu holds emergency CLP meet after two Cong MLAs resign

Bengaluru: In the backdrop of resignation filed by Congress legislators Anand Singh and Ramesh Jarkiholi from the Karnataka Assembly Congress leader Siddaramaiah had called an emergency meeting of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) at his residence on Monday. As per ...

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Congress MLA Anand Singh resigns from Karnataka Assembly, shocks party

Anand Singh, the Congress legislator and former Karnataka minister who has kept his party on the edge for more than a year, on Monday announced that he had quit his seat. Anand Singh’s exit would deplete the thin majority of ...

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Seven arrested at Bengaluru airport after illegal stay in Malaysia

Immigration officials at the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) in Bengaluru arrested seven people who visited Malaysia on a tourist visa but overstayed for years. The arrests were made between June 26 and June 29 and in some cases, the arrested ...

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Bengaluru bar raided: 74 women rescued and 53 others arrested

The Central Crime Branch (CCB) raided a bar in Bengaluru’s Domlur, and arrested 53 people, including two managers and a cashier. The CCB also rescued 74 women who were allegedly being forced to dance at the bar. On Friday, CCB ...

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BJP demands resignation of Zameer Ahmed Khan

Bengaluru: BJP in Karnataka Sunday demanded the resignation of state Minister B Z Zameer Ahmed Khan, days after he was summoned by the ED in connection with its probe into the IMA group ponzi scam. State BJP General Secretary Shobha ...

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No More Uber and Ola Carpooling Services for Bengaluru

Uber and Ola, the two leading taxi aggregators in India, have been instructed to remove their carpooling offering from their apps in Bengaluru. The ban imposed on Ola and Uber’s carpooling service by the Karnataka Transport Department will come into ...

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