Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 6, 2015
"The gym manager informed Shivraj Kumar's wife Geetha, who immediately rushed him to Columbus Hospital here. The doctors reported that he may have suffered a mild heart attack," a source said." Initial reports revealed that he has two blockages in the artery, and they're considering performing angioplasty," he added
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday October 3, 2015
Six Kannada writers today registered their protest against what they said was slow progress in the investigation of the murder of rationalist writer M M Kalburgi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
Hindu outfits, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal, today demanded that the government should arrest rationalist Kannada writer, KS Bhagwan for his "derogatory" remarks on Hindu Gods.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 26, 2015
"Wonderful news which I must share with all of you! Esha's bilingual movie in Kannada and Hindi has made a lateral entry into the 2016 Oscars! Premiere will be in Los Angeles, USA, in October, before release in India. The movie will be released in Hollywood style with a lot of fanfare," wrote Hema Malini on Twitter
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Director Mustan of Abbas-Mustan duo said: "Our film got the copyright in the Film Writers Association in 2008 and these people (makers of Kannada film) have made their film in 2013." The film's lead actor Kapil Sharma added, "Whenever there is a film, which is releasing, certain allegations sprout up. I have not got the notice from anyone"
Karnataka News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Tuesday September 15, 2015
A fortnight after the murder of Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi, the Karnataka police say they have ruled out property dispute as a motive.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 12, 2015
Apart from acting, Sudeep has also directed and produced films. He has also featured in a few Hindi, Tamil and Telugu films. As a director, he's known for films such as Kempegowda, Maanikya and My Autograph
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 10, 2015
Over a week after the murder of noted Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi, another rationalist free-thinker and writer KS Bhagwan has received a threat letter.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 3, 2015
"I'm really looking forward to work with Prakash Raj. I'm so excited. I'm not allowed to divulge any more information. It's going to be another interesting project as it features a fresh star cast," said Madhoo
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 1, 2015
Rudhramadevi is based on a third century queen of the Kakatiya dynasty with Anushka Shetty playing the protagonist. The Gunasekhar-directed film, produced by Abhishek Nama, will be released in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam
Karnataka News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Sunday August 30, 2015
Former Vice-Chancellor of Hampi University MM Kalburgi was shot dead at his Kalyanagar residence here this morning by unidentified gunmen, police said.
mid-day.com | Thursday August 27, 2015
With Indrani Mukerjea, a former top ranking media executive, being arrested for the alleged murder of her daughter, we look at some sensational killings involving names from the entertainment industry. TV executive Neeraj Grover's murder case in 2008 hit headlines with the name of Maria Susairaj, a small time Kannada actress, being dragged into it
NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 31, 2015
Twitter is now available in four more Indic languages on the Web and Android.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 15, 2015
The weather office today forecast heavy rainfall for coastal Karnataka.
Robin Sinha | Wednesday July 1, 2015
SwiftKey also brings emoji prediction to Bengali, Punjabi, Kannada, Telugu, Assamese, Oriya, Sinhala and Urdu languages as well.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday June 6, 2015
In Karnataka, a theatre director based in Mysuru has been working with prisoners serving life sentences for the past 17 years. Part of the convicts' repertoire in dramatics is Maaranayaka, a Kannada adaptation of Shakespeare's famous play, Macbeth.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
A zoological park named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee is coming up at Kamlapur, near Hampi Kannada University in the district at a cost of Rs 34 crore.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 23, 2015
"Rajkumar's birthday is considered very auspicious in Kannada industry," said a source close to the film
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday April 18, 2015
Many commercial establishments remained shut in various parts of Karnataka today after a bandh was called by Kannada organisations to protest Tamil Nadu's opposition to Mekedatu drinking water project across the river Cauvery.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
Normal life in Karnataka is likely to be affected today as pro-Kannada outfits have called for a statewide dawn-to-dusk bandh to protest Tamil Nadu's opposition to Mekedatu drinking water project across the inter-state river Cauvery.
Karnataka News | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Karnataka is now trying legislation to make Kannada a compulsory language in schools affiliated to the state board. The bill to bring this into effect - the Kannada Language Learning Bill -- was passed in the Karnataka assembly today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
Commemorating Ugadi, the Telugu and Kannada new year, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa greeted Governor K Rosaiah on Saturday.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday January 24, 2015
Macbeth - a play that has stood the test of time and many different interpretations. A Kannada version, 'Maaranayaka', was presented in Bengaluru by convicts of Mysuru jail who had rehearsed for 25 days for this Shakespearian tragedy. The performance was part of a set of four plays that involved six months training in all.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 7, 2015
Strange as it may seem, a seasoned Karnataka politician, who heads a regional political party, on Tuesday honoured two donkeys here in recognition of their hard work, loyalty, honesty, discipline and obedience.