Bengaluru: After 20 AAP MLAs in the Delhi Assembly had been shown the door by the Election Commission for holding 'office of profit', next it could be the turn of Karnataka. Ten legislators face similar heat of disqualification and the matter is upon the Karnataka High Court to make a call.
Published 22-Jan-2018 19:34 IST | Updated 19:56 IST
Bengaluru: The International Trade Fair on Organics & Millets held here since Friday generated Rs107 crore business, said Karnataka Agriculture Minister Krishna Byre Gowda on Sunday. " The Fair generated Rs 107 crore business in three days, including Rs 27.69 crore as letters of intent betweenMore
Published 22-Jan-2018 07:24 IST
Bengaluru: Cooling operations are underway at Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake on Saturday. The biggest water body of the city had caught fire on Friday, which was later doused by the fire officials. According to media reports, residents living on the Yemlur side of Bellandur spotted smoke in the lakeMore
Published 20-Jan-2018 13:36 IST
Bengaluru: A court here has issued arrest warrants against fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya and 18 others for offences involving alleged fraud and concealment of material facts for inducing investments, on a complaint by the Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO). The court, in its recentMore
Published 19-Jan-2018 14:01 IST
Bengaluru: A huge fire emanated from the highly polluted Bellandur lake, the biggest water body of the city, giving anxious moments to hundreds of residents living nearby. The locals noticed huge clouds of smoke billowing from the lake replete with sewage, chemical effluents and construction debris.
Published 19-Jan-2018 21:22 IST | Updated 13:39 IST
Bengaluru: JDS MLAs Manappa Vajjal and Dr Shivaraj Patil on Thursday resigned from their assembly membership and joined BJP, ahead of assembly poll in Karnataka this year. Vajjal and Patil, representing Lingasugur and Raichur constituencies, submitted their resignation letters to Assembly SecretaryMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 19:13 IST
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday said it would hear after four weeks a plea of an animal rights' body challenging a bill to legalise traditional buffalo race 'Kambala' and bullock cart races in Karnataka. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D YMore
Published 15-Jan-2018 21:42 IST | Updated 21:49 IST
Pune: Union minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said the BJP would win the upcoming Karnataka Assembly polls and form the next government in the state.
Published 14-Jan-2018 07:01 IST
Panaji: Karnataka has already started diverting water from the Mhadei river which would have otherwise flowed into Goa, its Water Resource Minister Vinod Palienkar said on Saturday, and termed Kannadigas "harami" (illegitimate).
Published 14-Jan-2018 07:25 IST | Updated 08:15 IST
New Delhi: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday said the upcoming Assembly polls in the state would be a battle between two ideologies -- communalism and secularism. He also denied that there was an anti-incumbency factor for the Congress and said the party would retain power in theMore
Published 13-Jan-2018 21:57 IST
New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi will launch the first leg of his party's poll campaign in Karnataka on February 10, the state unit chief of the party, G Parameshwara, said here on Saturday. The Karnataka polls are expected to be held in March- April. The dates for polling to theMore
Published 13-Jan-2018 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, along with other senior Congress leaders of the state, on Saturday called on party president Rahul Gandhi at his residence. The meeting comes in the wake of a verbal duel between Siddaramaiah and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah.More
Published 13-Jan-2018 15:39 IST | Updated 17:44 IST
Bengaluru: Defending Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's "Hindu terror" jibe at the BJP-RSS, Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy on Friday said those who created an atmosphere of terror in the society were called terrorists. "He (Siddaramaiah) had said extremism...those who create an atmosphere ofMore
Published 12-Jan-2018 19:15 IST
Bengaluru: Karnataka BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa on Thursday asserted that he would become chief minister after the coming assembly elections and warned police officials working as "puppets" of the ruling Congress that the consequences "will not be right" for them. Addressing a rally as part of hisMore
Published 11-Jan-2018 20:07 IST
Bengaluru: Keeping up his attack on the BJP and the RSS, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday called them "Hindu extremists" but the saffron party hit back saying it was the Congress which supported separatists. The BJP also dared Siddaramaiah to arrest its as well as RSS's leaders.
Published 11-Jan-2018 17:26 IST
Bengaluru: In a no-holds barred attack, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday alleged BJP, RSS and Bajrang Dal have terrorists within their organisations, a charge rubbished by the Saffron party. "They are themselves like terrorists in a way. BJP, RSS and Bajarang Dal also haveMore
Published 10-Jan-2018 19:37 IST
Bengaluru: A month-long exhibition displaying the replica of India's first multi-wavelength space observatory Astrosat was opened here for public viewing on Tuesday. "The exhibition has been organised at the Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium so as to allow students aspiring to study astronomy toMore
Published 10-Jan-2018 07:16 IST
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought the response of probe agencies NIA and CBI and the governments of Maharashtra and Karnataka on a plea seeking a Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe into the murder of famous author and rationalist M M Kalburgi in 2015.
Published 10-Jan-2018 13:35 IST
Bengaluru: An Election Commission team on Tuesday held discussions with top Karnataka government officials on the preparedness for holding the assembly elections in the state, due early this year. The seven-member team led by Senior Deputy Election Commissioner Umesh Sinha met Chief Secretary KMore
Published 09-Jan-2018 21:20 IST
Bengaluru: Former Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy on Monday alleged that a local BJP corporator was involved in the murder of a Hindu activist near Mangaluru last week and demanded to know why the government was not bringing out the truth. BJP, which has held "jihadi forces" responsible for theMore
Published 08-Jan-2018 19:54 IST

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