South | Press Trust of India | Monday March 30, 2015
MDMK today said it is the responsibility of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to prevent Karnataka from constructing a dam across the Cauvery at Mekedatu, which would adversely affect the interests of Tamil Nadu farmers.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Wednesday March 25, 2015
O Panneerselvam may have replaced J Jayalalithaa, his convicted party head, as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, but he's making sure everyone sees, literally, where his allegiance lies.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
Protests continued for the sixth consecutive day in different parts of Karnataka on Sunday demanding a CBI probe into the mysterious death of an IAS officer, as the state government is all set to make its stand known in the Assembly today.
Karnataka News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Sunday March 22, 2015
The Karnataka High Court today barred the state government from making public any interim report on the probe into the "unnatural death" of IAS officer DK Ravikumar. The order comes a day after Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that the government's s...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has said that he has declined an offer by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be the convenor of a task force to implement "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan" and instead preferred to be just a member.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday March 21, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party workers today stormed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam's residence in Chennai today, protesting for around half-an-hour and demanding a CBI probe into the death of Agricultural Engineer S Muthukumarasamy.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
Amid a growing chorus for a CBI probe into the mysterious death of an IAS officer, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today asserted that the government was not protecting anybody and would make its stand known in the Assembly on Monday.
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma; edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday March 21, 2015
Hours after Congress president Sonia Gandhi asked Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to hand over the probe into the death of IAS officer DK Ravikumar to CBI, the state government is all set to do so, said sources.
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma and Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday March 20, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh told Parliament today that he is ready to order a CBI investigation into the death of 36-year-old IAS officer DK Ravi if the Karnataka Chief Minister recommends it. But in the face of intense pressure, the Congress g...
Bangalore News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday March 19, 2015
Home minister Rajnath Singh has spoken to Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah and advised the state to opt for a CBI inquiry in the death of IAS officer DK Ravikumar, sources told NDTV.
India News | Agencies | Thursday March 19, 2015
Amidst rising public anger over the mysterious death of Indian Administrative Service officer DK Ravi, several IAS officers in Karnataka have signed an online petition addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking a probe by the Central Bureau o...
Karnataka News | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Union Law Minister Sadananda Gowda of the BJP will meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh today to demand a CBI inquiry into the death of 36-year-old IAS officer DK Ravikumar, after Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said there was no need for an invest...
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Karnatka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has rejected the opposition's demand for a CBI inquiry into the death of 36-year-old IAS officer DK Ravi. Speaking exclusively to NDTV, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said, "It will be a CID (Crime Investig...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
The Supreme Court today refused to stay the hearing before the Karnataka High Court on the appeal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa against her conviction in the disproportionate assets case, saying that it would decide the plea of D...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
The Supreme Court today sought responses from former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and others on a plea filed by DMK leader K Anbazhagan seeking removal of public prosecutor and stay of appeal proceedings before the Karnataka High Court in t...
India News | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Suresh Kumar, a four-time MLA from Rajajinagar in Bengaluru city, says he removed the red beacon from his car because they have become a center of jokes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 26, 2015
Swine flu has claimed 51 more lives raising the death toll to 926 and the number of people affected by the disease crossed the 16,000 mark even as the Government said today there is no need to panic.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday February 16, 2015
To increase women's participation in urban policy making, the Union government is considering bringing in a law that would make way for 50% reservation for women in all urban local bodies.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday February 6, 2015
The row over the ban on controversial saffron leader Praveen Togadia continued in the Karnataka assembly today, but Chief Minister Siddaramaiah firmly backed the police decision not to let him into the city.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 3, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today exhorted law and order officials in Bengaluru to maintain a strict vigil over the entry of illegal Bangladeshi immigrants into the city and also asked them to take action to address the issue of discrimination ...
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Monday February 2, 2015
Karnataka's next legislature session begins on Monday. And this one may not be a cakewalk for Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. The main opposition parties, the BJP and the Janata Dal (Secular), intend to give him a hard time on an issue that has tripped ...
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday January 23, 2015
Once among the most powerful men in Karnataka, G Janardhan Reddy left a jail in Bengaluru today, where he was moved from a Hyderabad prison in March 2013. He has spent three years in jail.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday January 10, 2015
There were some moments of anxiety at Bengaluru's HAL airport today when a helicopter meant to carry Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah to Mysore developed a snag.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
The Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court today set up a special bench of Justice CR Kumaraswamy to hear the appeals filed by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others who had questioned their conviction in the disproportiona...