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India | Written by Radhika Iyer | Thursday August 28, 2014
Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik has been accused of rape, kidnapping and cheating by an actress who claims to be his wife.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 28, 2014
Karnataka on Wednesday sought Britain's help in setting up an aerospace technology centre in this tech hub modelled on the High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult, a consortium of seven world leading research centres headquartered in West Midlands in...
India | Agencies | Thursday August 28, 2014
Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik has been accused of rape and cheating by an actress who claims to be his wife.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday August 28, 2014
Canine distemper, found in dogs, can be transmitted to wild cats - with fatal consequences. Tigers have been found to have died of this disease.
South | Written by Radhika Iyer | Thursday August 28, 2014
At a goshala or shelter for cows run by a private trust in Southern Karnataka's Tumkur district, its caretaker Suresh has an unenviable job. He has been instructed to serve only two portions of fodder, not the requisite meal of at least 3-5 kilograms...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 27, 2014
City based amateur kite flying team 'Team Mangalore' has been invited to participate in the International kite festival in Dieppe, France.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Smarting from a series of upsets in the by-elections in four states, the BJP quickly swung into damage control mode today, attempting to distance Prime Minister Narendra Modi from its below par performance.
South | Reported by Maya Sharma and Radhika Iyer; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday August 25, 2014
The Congress received some much-needed good news today from Karnataka, where it has won two of the three state assembly seats that were decided today. The big coup for the Congress has been its appropriation of an important BJP borough - Rural Bellar...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 25, 2014
Counting of votes for the August 21 bye-elections to the three Assembly seats in Karnataka began this morning.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday August 25, 2014
Lalu Yadav and Nitish Kumar's mega gamble seems to have paid off; along with the Congress they have won six of the 10 seats where by-elections were held in Bihar. The BJP has won four, a deficit of two seats from 2010 and a big slide when compared to...
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.
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.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
A high turnout on Thursday marked the by-polls to 18 assembly seats in four states in the first major test of strength for BJP since the Lok Sabha polls and an acid test for the new alliance of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad and Janata ...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 21, 2014
Polling was peaceful on Thursday in three assembly constituencies in Karnataka where by-polls are being held to fill the vacant seats in the state legislature.
South | Maya Sharma | Thursday August 21, 2014
Moderate polling was reported by Thursday afternoon in Karnataka, where by-elections are being held for three assembly seats. All three are vacant because the legislators were elected as Members of Parliament earlier this year, among them BJP prodiga...
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from Agencies) | Thursday August 21, 2014
Voting in the by-elections for 10 Assembly seats in Bihar was marked by low turnout, with an average turnout of 37.84 per cent by 3 PM. Bihar is expected to serve the headline of today's by-elections being held in four states.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Political tenacity of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and BJP national Vice-President B S Yeddyurappa will be on test in today's by-elections to three Assembly seats in Karnataka in the first electoral showdown after the Lok Sabha polls.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Popular search engine Google today said the heritage town of Hampi has emerged as the most searched historical place in Karnataka.
South | Maya Sharma | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Looking for the tiger in India's forests is a delight in itself. The beauty of the tiger's natural habitat - and the delight of seeing the wildlife with which our national animal shares the forest - always makes the search worthwhile, whether you spo...