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.
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.
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 ...
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 | Written by Maya Sharma (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday June 6, 2015
The Karnataka government is sending over a bill of more than Rs. 5.11 crore to neighbour Tamil Nadu soon. This is just the expenses of their law department that has been spent on conducting the trial of Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa, and three other...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
The Karnataka government is sending over a bill of more than Rs. 5.11 crore to neighbour Tamil Nadu soon. That is what it has spent on conducting the trial of Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and three others in a corruption case over the last 12 years.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday June 5, 2015
A circular issued to the ten thousand employees of Vidhana Soudha and Vikas Soudha in Bengaluru last month, tells them not to waste time talking in groups in the corridors or talk to loudly on the mobile phone. Fair enough? But there is one line that...
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
A zoological park named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee is coming up at Kamlapur, near Hampi Kannada University in the district at a cost of Rs 34 crore.
PTI | Tuesday June 2, 2015
The Karnataka government has ordered random lifting of samples of Maggi noodles from across the state for laboratory testing after allegations of lapses in food safety standards came to the fore.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Dubbing the Karnataka government's decision to appeal in the Supreme Court against the verdict acquitting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in an assets case as "shameful," the ruling AIADMK today asserted that its chief will again prove her inn...
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Monday June 1, 2015
The Congress government in Karnataka has decided to appeal against the High Court verdict acquitting J Jayalalithaa in a corruption case, which cleared the way for her comeback as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister last week.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 30, 2015
Karnataka government would take a call "as early as possible" on "merits" on the issue of filing an appeal against acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case, State Law Minister TB Jayachandra said today.
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 ...