Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday July 3, 2015
The BJP in Karnataka has submitted a memorandum to the Karnataka Governor asking for a CBI inquiry into the recent allegations of corruption against the Lokayukta's office.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday July 1, 2015
The Karnataka police have filed a First Information Report (FIR) against the son of state's anti-graft watchdog, the Lokayukta, for allegedly seeking bribe for avoiding a raid.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday July 1, 2015
The Karnataka state government has said a Special Investigative Team will probe the allegations of corruption within the office of the Lokayukta - the body that is meant to probe corruption in the state.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 30, 2015
With the southwest monsoon weakening over Karnataka, rainfall would occur in only a few places in the state, a meteorological department official said on Tuesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
A record turnout of voters marked the bypoll to RK Nagar Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election after her acquittal in a graft case, while high voting was recorded in five other assembly b...
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 28, 2015
An assembly by-election here that AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa must win to remain the Tamil Nadu chief minister ended today evening with tens of thousands voting.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
Voters of RK Nagar Assembly constituency, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election post her acquittal in a wealth case, turned up in good numbers today to cast their votes, with 35.5 per cent voting recorded till noon.
Karnataka News | Maya Sharma | Saturday June 27, 2015
An allegation of corruption against the office of Karnataka's Lokayukta or anti-graft commission, will ironically now be investigated by the Bengaluru police's crime branch.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
In a macabre case of alleged suicide, a distressed debt-ridden sugarcane farmer set fire to the crop and jumped into it at a village in Mandya district today.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday June 26, 2015
Karnataka government has hit upon a simple way to spread awareness about dengue among the people, through school teachers. The formula is to teach the teachers about precautions to be taken, and they will explain the same to their students.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday June 25, 2015
The Election Commission in Bengaluru has announced the schedule for the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike or BBMP elections. The polls will be held on July 28 and the counting of votes on July 31.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Karnataka on Wednesday sought Rs 500 crore from the central government to expand infrastructure for the Swacch Bharat Mission in the state.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttarakhand and Mizoram came together to discuss the feasibility of Swachh Bharat campaign in the NITI Ayog's Chief Ministers Sub-Group in Bengaluru today. Central government had launched the clean India ...
Wednesday June 24, 2015
Mr Bhat's term would be extended for another three years from July 14, which would help the bank to carry forward its ongoing reforms including KBL Vision 2020, a bank release said today.
Chennai News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday June 24, 2015
A man found guilty of raping a 15-year-old orphan in Tamil Nadu has been asked to meet his victim by a judge of the Madras High Court who said "alternate dispute resolution is gaining momentum in the West."
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday June 23, 2015
The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has apologised to the Karnataka government for using a faulty map of India to advertise a travel fair scheduled to be held in Bengaluru in September.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan and Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday June 23, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, was wrongly found innocent in a corruption case, the Karnataka government said today in the Supreme Court, where it has challenged her acquittal, describing it as a "farce."
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday June 23, 2015
Barely a month after being back in the top post, Tamil Nadu chief minster J Jayalalithaa is on a whirlwind election campaign. She is the candidate from Chennai's RK Nagar - a safe seat vacated by AIADMK's P Vetrivel.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 20, 2015
Karnataka will join the world on Sunday to embrace the age-old discipline of yoga with a slew of activities ranging from physical, mental and spiritual exercises to mark the first International Yoga Day.
Press Trust of India | Saturday June 20, 2015
Kakka Muttai is the heart-warming story of two slum kids' struggles to lay their hands on a pizza
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
Heavy rains today lashed parts of the western coast, especially Mumbai and Konkan areas, and are expected to continue for the next couple of days.
Offbeat | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday June 19, 2015
Commuters in Bengaluru were somewhat startled to discover a crocodile on a main street.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
Flaying Karnataka Social Welfare Minister H Ajaneya's controversial remarks that yoga is for lazy people, Union Law Minister DV Sadananda Gowda today said it reflects the mentality of such people.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Thursday dercognised Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) at Mysuru for flouting its norms, directives and guidelines on distance learning programmes.