Karnataka News

School Teacher Suspended For Questioning Union Minister About Fertilisers

School Teacher Suspended For Questioning Union Minister About Fertilisers

Asian News International | Monday June 27, 2022, Bidar (Karnataka)

A school teacher from Karnataka has been suspended by the Education Department of the state on Sunday for allegedly questioning the Union Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers Bhagwanth Khuba about the supply of fertilisers.

9 Killed As Goods Vehicle Falls Into Stream In Karnataka

9 Killed As Goods Vehicle Falls Into Stream In Karnataka

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 26, 2022, Belagavi (Karnataka)

Nine labourers were killed on the spot and eight others critically injured after the goods vehicle they were travelling in fell into a stream early Sunday morning in a village in Karnataka's Belagavi, police said.

Do President, PM Need To Visit For Bengaluru Civic Agencies To Work: High Court

Do President, PM Need To Visit For Bengaluru Civic Agencies To Work: High Court

Press Trust of India | Friday June 24, 2022, Bengaluru

The Karnataka High Court has wondered whether the President and Prime Minister should often visit the city and travel on different roads for civic agencies to do their job.

Hijab Row: Two Muslim Girl Students Get No-Objection Certificates

Hijab Row: Two Muslim Girl Students Get No-Objection Certificates

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 23, 2022, Mangaluru

Two Muslim girl students, who protested against the prohibition of hijab at the university college in the city, have taken no-objection certificates (NOC) from the college to join other colleges, while one was issued a transfer certificate (TC).

Janata Dal (Secular) Expels Two Legislators for Cross-Voting

Janata Dal (Secular) Expels Two Legislators for Cross-Voting

Asian News International | Wednesday June 22, 2022, Bengaluru

The Janata Dal (S) on Wednesday removed two of its Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) Srinivas Gowda and Srinivas SR on charges of cross-voting during the Rajya Sabha elections for four seats in Karnataka held recently.

Congress Leader's House Attacked Over Social Media Post In Karnataka

Congress Leader's House Attacked Over Social Media Post In Karnataka

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 19, 2022, Mangaluru

Unidentified individuals attacked the house of Congress IT cell secretary V Shylaja Amarnath in Dakshina Kannada district against the 'derogatory' remarks on Hindu Gods allegedly made on social media, police said.

Property Worth Crores Found During Anti-Corruption Raid On Gardener

Property Worth Crores Found During Anti-Corruption Raid On Gardener

Press Trust of India | Friday June 17, 2022, Bengaluru

Karnataka Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials were in for a shock on Friday when they unearthed the wealth of Shivalingaiah, a gardener in the Bangalore Development Authority.

BJP's BS Yediyurappa Seeks Bail In Land Denotification Case

BJP's BS Yediyurappa Seeks Bail In Land Denotification Case

Press Trust of India | Friday June 17, 2022, Bengaluru

Former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday appeared before the Special Court dealing exclusively with criminal cases related to Legislators, in connection with a land denotification case.

BJP, Congress Win 2 Seats Each In Karnataka Upper House Polls

BJP, Congress Win 2 Seats Each In Karnataka Upper House Polls

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 16, 2022, Bengaluru

The ruling BJP continues to have a majority in the Karnataka Legislative Council, as the party managed to win one teachers' and graduates' constituency each in the recently held biennial elections, while the Congress too managed to win one each.

Karnataka College Notice About "Hindi Speakers" Triggers Row

Karnataka College Notice About "Hindi Speakers" Triggers Row

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 15, 2022, Bengaluru

A Karnataka circular on selecting students with knowledge of Hindi for a tour of Uttarakhand has sparked a 'Hindi imposition' row, with the government clarifying there was no such direction either from the state or the Centre on the matter

Love Is Blind And Stronger Than Love Of Parents And Society: High Court

Love Is Blind And Stronger Than Love Of Parents And Society: High Court

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 14, 2022, Bengaluru

The High Court of Karnataka, while allowing a girl who eloped and married her lover to stay with him, gave a cautionary warning that what she did to her parents could come back to her from her children.

Karnataka Chief Minister Breaks Down At Film Screening, Says "Must-Watch"

Karnataka Chief Minister Breaks Down At Film Screening, Says "Must-Watch"

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday June 14, 2022, Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai broke down at a screening of the movie "777 Charlie" yesterday. The movie, Basavaraj Bommai said, reminded him of his dog Snooby that died last year, just a few weeks before he took over as Chief Minister.

JDS Faces Another Dissent, Lawmaker Asks Voters To Back Congress Nominee

JDS Faces Another Dissent, Lawmaker Asks Voters To Back Congress Nominee

Press Trust of India | Monday June 13, 2022, Mysuru (Karnataka)

JD(S) on Monday faced another round of dissidence with its MLC requesting voters to back a Congress nominee in the election to Legislative Council from the South Graduates' constituency.

15th Century Vijayanagara Empire Stone Inscription Found In Karnataka

15th Century Vijayanagara Empire Stone Inscription Found In Karnataka

Press Trust of India | Monday June 13, 2022, Mangaluru

A stone inscription belonging to 15th century Vijayanagara empire was found in Nandanavana village of Byndoor taluk in Udupi district in Karnataka.

Not Allowed To Wish Mother On Birthday, Hostel Boy Dies By Suicide: Cops

Not Allowed To Wish Mother On Birthday, Hostel Boy Dies By Suicide: Cops

Press Trust of India | Monday June 13, 2022, Mangaluru

A minor boy ended his life in a school hostel as the warden allegedly did not provide him a mobile phone to wish his mother on her birthday, police said on Sunday.