South | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday November 15, 2014
To mark Children's Day in Bengaluru, a children's parliament is held every year at the Vidhana Soudha, where students from government schools talk directly to the chief minister on issues that concern them. This year, in obvious fallout of alleged se...
South | Maya Sharma | Monday November 10, 2014
During a meeting last week in Bangalore, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah made a serious faux pas when he introduced his Andhra counterpart Chandrababu Naidu as the chief minister of Seemandhra.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 24, 2014
A school in Bangalore where a three-year-old nursery student was allegedly raped on Tuesday will face action, Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah said today.
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday October 19, 2014
Now at home after three weeks in a Bangalore prison, J Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, thanked her supporters today and said, "I am not going to be cowed down."
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday October 18, 2014
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa is likely to walk out of the Bangalore central jail today, a day after she was granted bail by the Supreme Court on medical grounds. The release orders issued by the Special Court have reached the Banga...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 16, 2014
The Karnataka government on Wednesday cleared 13 projects with a combined investment of Rs.9,912 crore and a potential to generate employment to 5,986 people in nine of the 30 districts across the state.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday October 9, 2014
J Jayalalithaa's lawyers are expected to reach Delhi this morning from Bangalore and could file an appeal in the Supreme Court against the Karnataka High Court's dismissal of the former Tamil Nadu chief minister's petition for bail.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Wednesday October 8, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, is spending her 10th day in prison, after her request for bail was rejected on Tuesday by the Karnataka High Court.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday October 8, 2014
J Jayalalithaa's lawyers have said they will move the Supreme Court against her bail plea being rejected on Tuesday by the Karnataka High Court. The former Tamil Nadu chief minister has been in jail for 10 days now, after being convicted and arrested...
India | Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday October 7, 2014
The man filling in for J Jayalalithaa as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu has urged her supporters to stay calm as they process the news that she has been denied bail and will remain in a Bangalore prison for now.
Cheat Sheet | ndtv.com | Tuesday October 7, 2014
J Jayalalithaa will stay in jail for now. Rejecting her plea for bail, Judge AV Chandrashekhra said corruption amounts to violation of human rights. The former Tamil Nadu chief minister was arrested on September 27 for corruption and sent to jail for...
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Nearly a hundred sportspersons, including a few Olympians, have assembled in Chennai to demand the release of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, just hours before the Karnataka High Court is scheduled to take up her bail plea.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday October 7, 2014
J Jayalalithaa will stay in jail for now. The Karnataka High Court has rejected the former Tamil Nadu chief minister's bail plea, saying the Supreme Court has sent out a clear message that corruption cases should be put on the fast track.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Whether J Jayalalithaa will leave jail could be decided today in Bangalore. The former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu's request for bail is being heard by the Karnataka High Court.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 3, 2014
A life-size bronze statue of a meditating Mahatma Gandhi next to the imposing Vidhana Soudha, the state secretariat, was unveiled by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday, synchronising with Gandhi Jayanti.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday October 1, 2014
J Jayalalithaa will remain in jail for now, with the Karnataka High Court adjourning a hearing of her bail plea to October 7, next Tuesday. Ms Jayalalithaa has been in a Bangalore prison since Saturday, after she was found guilty of corruption. Now, ...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain | Wednesday October 1, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, one of the most powerful and popular politicians from Tamil Nadu, will spend at least another week in jail. The 66-year-old former Chief Minister's request for bail will be heard on Tuesday, the Karnataka High Court has decided. On Sa...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday September 30, 2014
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa will stay in jail for now. The Karnataka High Court today adjourned a hearing on her bail plea, which is now likely to be taken up tomorrow. Ms Jayalalithaa has been in a Bangalore prison since Saturday...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday September 29, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, who is in a Bangalore prison after being convicted of corruption, has appealed against her verdict and applied for bail in the Karnataka High Court, which will hear her case tomorrow. In Chennai, her loyal aide O Panneerselvam has tak...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 29, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, who was convicted in a corruption case and sentenced to four years on Saturday, moved the Karnataka High Court today against the verdict and asked for bail. Her loyal aide O Panneerselvam was sworn in as Chief Minister in her place th...