Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Monday October 5, 2015
Last Monday, a young parliamentarian in Karnataka leapt 13,000 feet from an aircraft to make a point. Or two. Prathap Simha wanted the world to know that the airport in Mysuru is functioning again, and it is offering skydiving for waiting passengers.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
KB Arun Karthik's century helped Assam draw against defending Ranji champions Karnataka in Guwahati.
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.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 2, 2015
Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio programme, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today addressed the people of the state through radio to mark Mahatma Gandhi's 146th birth anniversary.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday October 2, 2015
A plump brown mongrel with deep, dark eyes called Bambi is officially the cutest Indian dog of the year.
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.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday October 1, 2015
October 1 is observed as World Elders Day - but for some, age is clearly just a number - and no reason to take the foot off the accelerator and apply the brakes. Meet Joe Gonsalves, a spry 94-year-old - and he plans to get the traffic of Mangaluru into some kind of order. He has volunteered to work with the traffic police in his home town to set up...
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday September 30, 2015
These days to fix a pothole, Bengaluru civic officials start by making it bigger. Once it is cut into a more regular, rectangular shape, the 'Python' gets to work.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday September 29, 2015
There is a split verdict on the big tech announcements made out of California during the Prime Minister's visit, in the desi version of Silicon Valley - Bengaluru.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 28, 2015
The Centre today advised Karnataka and Tamil Nadu state governments to "cooperate" with each other on the sharing of Cauvery waters. This comes after an angry Tamil Nadu claimed that Karnataka had failed to release water as per the final order of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal, said sources.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 26, 2015
Normal life was affected in the IT city and other parts of Karnataka today following a 12-hour statewide bandh called by several pro-Kannada outfits demanding implementation of Kalasa-Banduri canal project, over which state government has locked horns with neighbouring Goa.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday September 26, 2015
An all-Karnataka bandh was called on Saturday in favour of the Kalasa Banduri drinking water project for north Karnataka. Schools were closed in different districts across the state, and public transport was off the road in Bengaluru and other cities.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday September 25, 2015
A statewide strike has been called on Karnataka on Saturday by pro-Kannada organisations led by Vatal Nagaraj to press for the Kalasa Banduri drinking water project.
YashChawla | Friday September 25, 2015
Provincial T20 tournaments like the Karnataka Premier League are providing young cricketers a stepping stone for the future. Apart from a chance to rub shoulders with their national team heroes, these state-level leagues are also a good stage to showcase their skills to selectors and talent scouts.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday September 24, 2015
Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka defeat Bangladesh A by four wickets in the three-day match, courtesy left-arm spinner Jagadeesha Suchith's six for 60.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday September 24, 2015
Dharwad, in north Karnataka, has now been chosen as the site for a new IIT. But instead of celebrations, there have been protests - with even a bandh called in Dharwad on Wednesday.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Amid outrage over a man being charged for the death of his wife in an accident in Bengaluru when their motorcycle went into one of the city's many potholes-ridden roads, the police have said the indictment was 'procedural'.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Anamul Haque scores 89 off 87 balls as Bangladesh lead Karnataka by 59 runs with one day's play left.
Siddharth Vishwanathan | Wednesday September 23, 2015
From a poor start in domestic cricket and IPL to a career-threatening knee injury, from redemption in the 2014-15 Ranji season to an India call-up, it has been a roller-coaster journey for Karnataka left-arm pace bowler Sreenath Aravind.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 22, 2015
A Goa lawmaker today called for a ban on Sanatan Sanstha, a state-based rightwing organisation whose members are being accused by police in Maharashtra and Karnataka of killing Leftist leader Govind Pansare in Kolhapur in February this year.
Karnataka News | Reported by Maya Sharma and Sunetra Choudhary, Edited by Raija Susan Panicker | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Karnataka, home to India's Silicon Valley of Bengaluru, cannot wait to get its IIT. However, there's fierce competition between towns to host the premier engineering institute.
South | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Karnataka, home to India's Silicon Valley of Bengaluru, cannot wait to get its IIT. What it can't decide on, though, is just where to set up the premier engineering institute.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka first bowled out Bangladesh A for 158, courtesy Prasidh Krishna's 5/49, and then were at 163 for six on Day 1 of the three-day match.
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain with inputs from Saurabh Gupta | Sunday September 20, 2015
The police in Maharashtra and Karnataka have launched a joint manhunt for a man called Rudra Patil, who, police sources say, may emerge as the prime accused in the murder of rationalist Govind Pansare that took place in February.