The Biggest Stories of August 22, 2014
Aug 22, 2014
Veteran Kannada Writer UR Ananthamurthy Dies
Aug 22, 2014
साहित्यकार यूआर अनंतमूर्ति का निधन
Aug 22, 2014
Monday September 8, 2014
Kamal Haasan, who has penned the script of Uttama Villain, had asked Ramesh to direct the film
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
The Sessions Court in Bangalore yesterday posted for September 8 its order on the anticipatory bail plea of Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda's son, who is facing charges of rape, cheating and kidnap from a Kannada starlet.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday August 23, 2014
The funeral of veteran Kannada writer UR Ananthamurthy was held on the outskirts of Bangalore on Saturday afternoon. Thousands paid tribute to the rationalist and writer - a man respected for his literary creations and admired for his sharp mind.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 23, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday condoled the death of writer UR Ananthamurthy, a towering figure in Kannada literature.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the death of Jnanpith awardee writer U R Ananthamurthy, saying it is a loss to Kannada literature.
People | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
A towering figure in the world of letters, Udupi Rajagopalacharya Ananthamurthy, who died on Friday, was modern in his sensibilities and intellectual underpinnings in his literary works questioned many deeply-held beliefs.
South | NDTV.com | Saturday August 23, 2014
Jnanpith awardee and renowned Kannada writer UR Ananthamurthy today died at a hospital in Bangalore, where he was undergoing treatment for kidney failure.
Deepu M Kurup | Monday August 4, 2014
Sunny was recently seen in a special song for Tamil film Vadacurry, while she also completed shooting an item number for upcoming Telugu film Current Theega
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 31, 2014
Security has been tightened by police in Bangalore who have mobilised "maximum amount" of force in the wake of a 'city bandh' tomorrow called by Kannada outfits to protest against the rising incidents of sexual offences against women and children.
South | Reporting by Radhika Iyer, Written by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Karnataka government has waived rules to underwrite medical expenses worth Rs. 1.16 crore for the treatment of Kannada Superstar turned politician Ambareesh received in a Singapore hospital recently.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 20, 2014
Eminent space scientist Dr UR Rao and social activist Anna Hazare have been chosen by the Vijayanara Sri Krishnadevaraya University in Bellary for being conferred the honorary doctorate.
Manisha Dhingra | Wednesday June 18, 2014
The 61st Idea Filmfare awards, south edition, will take place here on July 12 in the presence of luminaries from Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam industries.
Deepu M Kurup | Wednesday May 28, 2014
The Kannada film, titled One way, will also be released in Tamil as Oru Vazhi Saalai.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 28, 2014
DV Suresh Gowda, a railway station master in Karnataka, is the younger sibling of Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda and he wants his brother to improve the railway system in the State, especially Dakshina Kannada region.
India | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday May 21, 2014
The writer, who insists that he is not attached to any party and that he has been critical of the Congress as well, received some unpleasant calls after the BJP-led NDA's victory last week.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 6, 2014
Karnataka government will decide its next step on the Supreme Court order, striking down its decision to impose Kannada as a medium of instruction in primary education, after studying the verdict, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said in Bangalore today.
Chandni | Thursday April 17, 2014
Tamil family drama Thanga Meengal, Telugu drama Na Bangaru Thalli, Kannada film Prakruthi and Malayalam drama 24 North Kaatham were among the southern movies that pocketed 17 awards at the 61st National Awards.
Deepu M Kurup | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Actor and Congress politician Ambareesh, who has been in a Singapore hospital since March 1, has been taken off ventilator support and is said to be recovering well.
Sonal Gera | Thursday March 6, 2014
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has reportedly been offered a cameo in the upcoming Kannada film Kabira starring Shivrajkumar, but he is yet to accept the offer.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 1, 2014
Ailing Kannada actor-turned-politician M.H. Ambareesh, who has been undergoing treatment at a hospital in Bangalore for breathing-related problems for over a week, may be shifted to Singapore on Saturday for further treatment.