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 | 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 | Wednesday September 16, 2015
A global investors meet planned by the Karnataka government for the end of November, has been postponed to early next year due to the ongoing drought conditions in the state.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 13, 2015
Terming the Congress government in Karnataka as one in a "state of coma", BJP national vice president and former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa today said only its leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi could awaken it.
Karnataka News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Saturday September 12, 2015
Two people died and eight were injured as nine coaches of a Duranto Express going from Secunderabad to Mumbai derailed in Karnataka early this morning.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 2, 2015
The day-long nationwide strike called by central trade unions today affected normal life in Bengaluru and other parts of Karnataka even as the state government warned against forceful imposition of the strike.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 24, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has slammed the Karnataka government for filing appeal in the Supreme Court against her acquittal in the disproportionate assets case. She had said there was no mathematical error in the High court judgment acquitting her.
Karnataka News | Maya Sharma | Saturday August 15, 2015
The issue of farmer suicides in Karnataka made its way into the Independence Day speech of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. The state government has been criticised for its response to the deaths which spiked to more than 180 in the month of July alone.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 12, 2015
The CBI on Tuesday took over the investigations into the illegal lottery scam in Karnataka, as a fall out of which a senior IPS officer had been suspended.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today accused his Tamil Nadu counterpart of "politicising" the Mekedatu dam project across river Cauvery and reaffirmed his government's commitment to go ahead with the project.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
He was speaking on the inauguration of the modernised general tablet section of IDPL Gurgaon Plant, which has been upgraded at a cost of Rs 3 crore.
Tamil Nadu News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday July 27, 2015
The Supreme Court has issued notice to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa after Karnataka's appeal against her acquittal in a corruption case.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday July 24, 2015
It hasn't been the best of times for the Bangalore Club, after the non-renewal of their liquor license, revenue authorities have now told the club management, that it does not have proper documents to prove ownership of their land. The Club has been asked to hand over the property documents to the revenue department.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today took a leaf out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's book on "Mann ki baat" to reach out to peasants through radio, assuring them the government was with them in their distress.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday July 18, 2015
With 107 farmer suicide deaths reported in Karnataka this year, the state government has come under fire from the opposition. Most of the deaths have been reported from the fertile sugarcane belts of South Karnataka due to low prices of their crop.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
The company is in discussions with Karnataka government regarding issues and modalities as land and other regulatory clearances.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Asian Paints President (International) Jalaj Dani, who met Chief Minister Siddaramaiah here, thanked the government for its cooperation for setting up a unit at Thandya Industrial area, Nanjanagud Taluk in Mysuru District, according to an official release.
India News | Wednesday July 15, 2015
The Supreme Court has rejected appeals by state governments to lift its stay order on premature release of prisoners who have been sentenced to life.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
The issue of farmers' suicide rocked the Assembly today with BJP members entering the Well of the House, demanding a debate on it and dubbing the Siddaramaiah government as "anti-farmer".
Friday July 10, 2015
Home Minister KJ George said that cricketing betting was an international? issue which needed to be addressed as soon as possible.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 9, 2015
Karnataka Legislative Assembly Speaker Kagodu Thimmappa today pulled up the government over absence of ministers in the House during a discussion on development activities in north Karnataka.
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.
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.