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Formation of 12 more taluks approved by Karnataka cabinet

Bengaluru: The Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy’s proposal during the budget speech for the creation of 12 new taluks in 10 districts including Kodagu has received clearance from Karnataka cabinet. The formation of the new taluks is on grounds of better ...

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Clean chit for DKS in three IT cases

Bengaluru: DK Shivkumar has received a clean chit in three cases lodged against him by the income tax department. According to sources, unaccounted property worth Rs 300 crore was unearthed by IT sleuths, who had cracked down on 50 places ...

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Air strike will help BJP win more than 22 of 28 LS seats in Karnataka: BS Yeddyurappa

Bengaluru, Feb 28: Karnataka BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa Wednesday said India’s pre-emptive strikes on terror camps in Pakistan has created a wave in favour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and will help the party win over 22 of 28 ...

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BEML bags order worth Rs 400 cr for Bengaluru metro

Bengaluru: State-run BEML on Wednesday said it has bagged an order worth Rs 400 crore to augment the metro services in Bengaluru. “BEML has received a contract for seven metro train sets of six cars configuration to augment the metro ...

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Proud of Indian forces says Pulwama attack Martyr Guru’s wife

Mysuru: “I feel this action will give peace to the martyred soldiers,” is how a Pulwama attack victim’s wife reacted to India’s air strikes killing a large number of terrorists and trainers of Jaish-e-Mohammed in Pakistan on Tuesday, February 26. ...

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Bandipur forest fire: IAF to help Karnataka govt douse fire in Bandipur Tiger Reserve

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Monday announced that the Indian Air Force (IAF) will join the operations to contain the forest fire raging in the state’s Bandipur Tiger Reserve area for the past five days. Taking to Twitter, ...

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Parties in Karnataka hail IAF strike

Bengaluru: Various political parties in Karnataka on Tuesday hailed India’s preemptive strikes on Jaish-e-Mohammed’s terror camps in Pakistan, with Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy offering his “salute” to the Indian Air Force. “My Salute to the Indian Airforce. Jai Jawan. ...

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‘Denied CM post thrice because I am a Dalit’, says Karnataka deputy CM G Parameshwara

Karnataka deputy chief Minister G Parameshwara has raised a political storm with his comments that he was denied the chief minister’s chair in the state thrice because he belonged to the Dalit community. Parameshwara, a senior Congress leader, said there ...

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After Bandipur Tiger Reserve, fire breaks out at Nandi Hill

Bengaluru: Just two days after the Aero India 2019 fire mishap which gutted over 300 cars and the Bandipur forest fire massive fire broke out on Monday at the famous hill station and tourist spot Nandi Hills. Reportedly, a massive ...

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BJP party workers assault each other in front of party’s state president Yeddyurappa

Vijayapura: BJP Karnataka President B. S yeddyurappa, was left as the mute spectator of the fight between his party-men on Saturday. The incident took place at the party Shakti Kendra Convention held at Zilla Panchayath Office premises here in Vijayapura. ...

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Bandipur forest safari cancelled for a week as fire rages on

Chamarajanagar: In the wake of the major fire that has erupted in Bandipur Tiger Reserve, forest officials have cancelled the forest safari for a week. Over hundreds of acres of forest land has been destroyed and hundreds of wild animals ...

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Nearly 300 cars gutted in fire near venue of Aero India show in Bengaluru

In a massive fire that broke out at a parking lot near the venue of the Aero India Show at Bengaluru, nearly 300 cars have been gutted. Thick smoke could be seen billowing upwards from the car parking near the ...

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Karachi Bakery in Bengaluru forced to cover name board after mob demands change of name

A Karachi Bakery outlet in Bengaluru was forced to cover up the word ‘Karachi’ on its main name board on Friday, after a mob protesting the reference to Pakistan gathered in front of it. This comes more than a week ...

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Will contest from Congress; Sumalatha Ambarish clarifies on Mandya dilemma

Kalamuddanadoddi, Feb 21: Actress Sumalatha Ambarish clarified that “I have the indebtedness of Mandya people on me. To fulfill it, I have decided to enter politics”. People from the district want her to contest from the constituency on a Congress ...

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