Cheat Sheet | Reported by Maya Sharma; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday December 29, 2014
Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today said the explosion outside a restaurant in the heart of Bangalore on Sunday was "definitely a terror attack". Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has emphasised that there was no intelligence fail...
India | Reported by Radhika Iyer, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 29, 2014
Bhawani Bala, the woman who died in the blast in Bengaluru on Sunday evening, had come from Chennai with her children for Christmas vacation. The 38-year-old was out with relatives, enjoying an evening stroll, when she was fatally wounded by shrapnel...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday December 29, 2014
A woman died and three others were injured in a blast outside a popular restaurant in the Church Street area in the heart of Bengaluru on Sunday. Karnataka Home Minister KJ George told NDTV that the explosion was a terror attack, although no one has ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 29, 2014
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh called up Karnataka Chief Minister(CM) S Siddaramaiah after a low-intensity blast rocked Bengaluru and assured all help from the Centre.
India | Reported by Maya Sharma and Radhika Iyer, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 29, 2014
A woman died and a man was injured in a blast at Church Street area, the heart of Bangalore's commercial area, on Sunday evening.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 6, 2014
The media is sensationalizing rape cases for TV ratings, Karnataka's Home Minister KG George has commented as his government struggles to cope with incidents of child rape in Bangalore. A furious opposition says the minister should resign.
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 | 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...
Election 2014 | Written by Devesh Kumar | Thursday May 22, 2014
Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa has opted out of the race for securing a berth in the Narendra Modi Cabinet, and expressed his willingness to take up organisational responsibility in his home state.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Monday April 14, 2014
A day after BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi took him on in his home district of Chikmagalur in Karnataka, union minister Jairam Ramesh has written to the BJP leader accusing him of spreading "blatant lie" about his four-year-old state...
Election 2014 | Written by Radhika Iyer | Thursday April 10, 2014
BJP is hoping BS Yeddyurappa will work the magic in Karnataka. Mr Yeddyurappa, the former Chief Minister of Karnataka, is now fighting parliamentary elections for the first time from his home turf Shimoga.
South | Maya Sharma | Monday October 7, 2013
A statement by Karnataka Congress chief Dr G. Parameshwara that seemed to imply that minorities could be treated more leniently when it came to loan repayment has raised eyebrows. The BJP has said this, like Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's earlie...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 6, 2013
The Karnataka Police will soon be modernised for quick response to any eventuality and enhanced vigilance against terror threats, Home Minister KJ George said on Thursday.
South | Maya Sharma | Monday June 24, 2013
The gang-rape of a young medical student in the education hub of Manipal in coastal Karnataka had sent shock waves among the community. The state home minister, KJ George, travelled to Manipal to take stock of the investigation and visit the young wo...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Monday May 13, 2013
The Congress' K Siddaramaiah will take over as the 22nd Chief Minister of Karnataka at a massive function planned in Bangalore's Kanteerava Stadium today. 64-year-old Siddaramaiah will be sworn in alone by the state Governor H R Bhardwaj; 50,000 peop...
Assembly | Written by Sindhu Manjesh | Thursday May 9, 2013
It's a whitewash for the BJP in Karnataka's coastal districts -- Dakshina Kannada, home to Mangalore, and Udupi. In Dakshina Kannada, the BJP lost all the eight Assembly segments to the Congress and in Udupi, it won just a single seat out of five.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 18, 2013
Tamil Nadu Police has managed to trace the owner of the motorcycle used in the Bangalore blast, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said today. He ruled out any impact of the incident on the forthcoming Karnataka assembly elections.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday April 18, 2013
Karnataka Home Minister R Ashok has said that investigators are following up definite leads on yesterday's blast near the BJP's Bangalore office and that a SIM card and details of a motorcycle used in the blast are being closely examined. 16 people, ...
Cities | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday April 18, 2013
Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar will today visit the hospital to meet those who were injured in a blast in Bangalore yesterday morning.
Cities | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday April 17, 2013
A blast rocked Bangalore's Malleshwaram, a largely residential area, just 100 metres from the ruling BJP's office this morning, injuring 16 people, including 11 policemen and two teenaged girls.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday April 17, 2013
A bomb exploded near the BJP's office in Bangalore this morning, injuring 16 people, including 11 policemen and two teen girls. The blast occurred around 10.30 AM when the BJP office is normally brimming with party workers and candidates, especially ...
Cities | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday April 17, 2013
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Assembly | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday April 13, 2013
The Election Commission has issued notices to Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister KS Eshwarappa and Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil for allegedly making provocative speeches in poll-bound Karnataka in violation of the election code of conduct. The min...
Assembly | Edited by Mala Das | Friday April 12, 2013
In election-bound Karnataka, Deputy Chief Minister KS Eshwarappa has now landed in a spot for making an allegedly provocative speech. The Election Commission has issued a notice to the BJP leader on the matter and has asked him to file his reply by 5...