India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 27, 2015
The Supreme Court today set aside a Karnataka High Court order rejecting sanction granted to Union minister Sadananda Gowda and a BJP lawmaker to construct a five-storey building in Bengaluru.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
With an eye on investments, the Karnataka government has assured industries that the state will become power surplus by July 2016.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
The Supreme Court today agreed to conduct day-to-day hearing on appeals filed against the Karnataka High Court judgement acquitting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and three others in a disproportionate assets case.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 20, 2015
Mining baron Gali Janardhan Reddy was today arrested by Karnataka Lokayukta Special Investigation Team in connection with an illegal mining case allegedly involving his company.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
A DMK leader today told the Supreme Court that Karnataka High Court had committed "gross error" in calculating the alleged disproportionate assets of Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and sought reversal of the verdict.
India News | Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 13, 2015
His predecessor questioned how a sexual assault by two people could be called gang-rape. Now Karnataka's new home minister appears to blame a woman who was allegedly raped by two security guards at a tennis club in Bengaluru.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 12, 2015
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today demanded Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's resignation following death of two persons in violence over Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary celebrations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 10, 2015
Jnanpith awardee Girish Karnad today said 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan would have enjoyed the same status as of Maratha king Chhatrapathi Shivaji, if he was a Hindu and not a Muslim.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Sunday November 8, 2015
A BJP delegation met Karnataka governor Vajubhai Vala today demanding the sacking of social welfare minister H Anjaneya after his wife allegedly accepted a bribe.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday November 7, 2015
A Karnataka minister is in the centre of a controversy after a 'sting operation' by a TV channel on Thursday showed his wife allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 7 lakh.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
A local BJP leader in Karnataka was arrested today after he threatened chief minister Siddaramaiah over his comment on eating beef, saying that he will be 'beheaded' if he 'dared' to do so.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 26, 2015
Karnataka Minister K Abhayachandra Jain, in his complaint to police said he has received a threat call in connection with the murder of a Bajrang Dal activist who was involved in busting illegal slaughter houses.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 22, 2015
Days after Gujarat and Karnataka lifted the ban on Maggi noodles, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today said that his government was examining the issue.
Bangalore News | Reported by Mrinali Mariam Fernandez, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday October 15, 2015
Hassled by a long commute to his school, eight-year-old Abhinav from Bengaluru wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi complaining about an under-construction flyover that if completed, could make lives easier for many in the area.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 12, 2015
The Supreme Court will hear on November 23 the Karnataka government's plea challenging the state high court verdict acquitting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and three others in a corruption case.
India News | Agencies | Friday October 9, 2015
Attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP amid politics over the mob killing of a Muslim man in Dadri over beef rumours, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today said: "The BJP and the Prime Minister have a strategy of polarising this country. They have a strategy of making Hindus and Muslims fight against each other."
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
The National Commission for Women (NCW) has sent a notice to Karnataka Home Minister K J George taking suo-moto cognizance of his remarks suggesting that rape by two men cannot be termed as gangrape.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
Karnataka Home Minister KJ George has stoked a controversy with remarks suggesting that two men raping a woman cannot be termed as gangrape, drawing severe flak from parties and activists while the National Commission for Women issued a notice to him seeking an explanation.
Bangalore News | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 9, 2015
If a woman is raped by two men, it does not constitute gang-rape. With these words, Karnataka's Home Minister has walked into a huge controversy at a time the state is dealing with anger over a call centre worker's gang-rape in Bengaluru.
Karnataka News | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday October 8, 2015
Nobody likes to feel left out, it looks as if Karnataka chief minister, Siddaramaiah, and his Congress party are feeling rather miffed about an invitation that he didn't receive.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Congress today targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not inviting Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to a business function in Bengaluru organised as part of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to the southern state capital.
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Making a strong 'Make in India' pitch, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for greater collaboration with Germany at an event attended by Chancellor Angela Merkel in Bengaluru. "At a time of global slowdown, India represents a bright spot for investments," PM Modi said.
Karnataka News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 2, 2015
Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio programme, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today addressed the people of the state through radio to mark Mahatma Gandhi's 146th birth anniversary.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday September 29, 2015
There is a split verdict on the big tech announcements made out of California during the Prime Minister's visit, in the desi version of Silicon Valley - Bengaluru.