Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday May 26, 2015
The Karnataka government has decided to hand over the investigation into a lottery scam in the state from the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 25, 2015
The legal cell of ruling Congress in Karnataka today advised the government in the state not to file an appeal against the acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
A day after a senior IPS officer was suspended in connection with an alleged lottery scam, senior BJP leader and Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda said the probe should be handed over to CBI as "top officials and some ministers are involved in it".
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa who was sworn in Tamil Nadu Chief Minister today for the fifth time has traversed through several ups and downs in her political career spanning four decades
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
Even as AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa returned to power today, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the state law department is examining the judgement of the High Court which acquitted her of all charges and the government would take a decision ...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday May 17, 2015
An AIADMK legislator resigned from the Tamil Nadu Assembly today, sparking speculation that party chief J Jayalalithaa may contest from there to stake her claim to form the government, after the Karnataka High Court recently overturned her conviction...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
Exerting pressure on the Congress Government in Karnataka, DMK today said it should immediately file an appeal against AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the wealth case as it "has a duty to uphold justice".
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday May 15, 2015
Karnataka's Special Public Prosecutor, B V Acharya, has confirmed that he has recommended the Karnataka government to file an appeal against the acquittal of J Jayalalithaa in the Supreme Court.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The opposition parties in Tamil Nadu are crying foul over the alleged miscalculation in the illegal assets of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, on basis of which she has been acquitted in a corruption case. They now want the Karnataka government ...
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday May 9, 2015
Bengaluru's lakes are dying, and the Karnataka government seems at sea without a clear road-map to save them.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
The Centre today approved the name change of the Bangalore city railway station as 'Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna' railway station.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today led an all-party delegation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking the Centre's "cooperation" for implementing the Mekedatu dam project in his state, which is being opposed by neighbouring Tamil Nadu.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday April 24, 2015
The Karnataka High Court today granted more time to the state government for conducting the civic polls in Bengaluru, after the ruling Congress sought more time to implement a proposed trifurcation of the city corporation for better civic management.
Wednesday April 22, 2015
The government on Wednesday approved three highway projects which would cost an estimated Rs 5,529 crore.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
The Karnataka government, today, introduced a bill in the Assembly aimed to trifurcate Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), the city civic body, after failing to get the Governor's assent to an ordinance on the issue.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2015
BJP's Karnataka unit today held a day long protest in the city against the government's decision to trifurcate Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), the city's civic body, and demanded that civic elections be held as per schedule.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
Karnataka government yesterday expressed its inability to relax the ban on movement of vehicles during night through Bandipur Tiger Reserve that links parts of Kerala citing court proceedings but sought two months time to examine the issue.
Karnataka News | Reported by Maya Sharma; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday April 9, 2015
After the visuals of mass copying and money taped to an answer sheet in Bihar made headlines, an ongoing project in Karnataka offers more positive news.
India News | Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday April 6, 2015
Nearly three weeks after DK Ravi, a senior bureaucrat in Karnataka, was found dead in his home, the CBI has said it cannot investigate the case because the state government has imposed "conditions" by giving the agency a deadline of three months.
India News | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday April 2, 2015
The West Bengal government has decided to prohibit Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Praveen Togadia from entering the state. The ban comes into effect today and Mr Togadia can be arrested if he violates it.
Karnataka News | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Karnataka is now trying legislation to make Kannada a compulsory language in schools affiliated to the state board. The bill to bring this into effect - the Kannada Language Learning Bill -- was passed in the Karnataka assembly today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 29, 2015
A contempt of court petition against Karnataka government and three others was filed in the High Court yesterday by the husband of a woman IAS officer who was a batchmate of upright bureaucrat DK Ravi into whose mysterious death a CBI probe has been ...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
Congress' Tamil Nadu unit (TNCC) today condemned the party-led government in Karnataka over its decision to construct a check dam across river Cauvery at Mekedatu, saying it was going ahead 'unilaterally' without Central clearance.
India News | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday March 23, 2015
Amid protests over the death of IAS officer DK Ravikumar, who was found hanging in his home in Bengaluru last week, the Karnataka government has handed over the case to the Central Bureau of Investigation.