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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.

Kerala Journalist Arrested For Forcing Colleague To Make Obscene Video

Kerala Journalist Arrested For Forcing Colleague To Make Obscene Video

Asian News International | Friday June 17, 2022, Kochi

The Kerala Police on Saturday arrested a well-known journalist T P Nandakumar for allegedly forcing a woman co-worker to make a vulgar video of state Health Minister Veena George.

In Secunderabad 'Agnipath' Violence, How 40 Train Passengers Were Rescued

In Secunderabad 'Agnipath' Violence, How 40 Train Passengers Were Rescued

Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Arun Nair | Friday June 17, 2022, Hyderabad

A person has died and over 15 were injured in Telangana as an angry mob protesting against the new military recruitment policy, Agnipath, set fire to several trains and damaged public property today.

"No Need For Single Leadership For Party": AIADMK Coordinator

"No Need For Single Leadership For Party": AIADMK Coordinator

Asian News International | Friday June 17, 2022, Chennai

AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam on Thursday opposed the scheme of "single leadership" to pilot the party proposed by functionaries while stressing that this is not the right time for the plan of action.

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.

Telangana's Agnipath Protests: Cops Fire In Air, Teen Killed, Trains On Fire

Telangana's Agnipath Protests: Cops Fire In Air, Teen Killed, Trains On Fire

Edited by Akhil Kumar | Friday June 17, 2022, Secunderabad

An outnumbered Telangana police fired in the air to tackle a stone-throwing mob at the Secunderabad railway station as protests escalated into large-scale violence and arson.

Agnipath Protestors Vandalise Telangana Railway Station, Set Train On Fire

Agnipath Protestors Vandalise Telangana Railway Station, Set Train On Fire

Asian News International | Friday June 17, 2022, Secunderabad (Telangana)

Agitators on Friday vandalised the Secunderabad railway station premises in Hyderabad and set a train ablaze during a protest against the Centre's Agnipath scheme.

Anti-Agnipath Protest Turns Violent in Hyderabad, Police Fire In Air

Anti-Agnipath Protest Turns Violent in Hyderabad, Police Fire In Air

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

Tension prevailed at the Secunderabad railway station and in the vicinity as people ran for cover in the wake of the protest. Shops near the railway station were shut.

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.

Congress Leader, Accused Of Grabbing Cop's Collar, Says "Problem With Leg"

Congress Leader, Accused Of Grabbing Cop's Collar, Says "Problem With Leg"

NDTV News Desk | Thursday June 16, 2022, New Delhi

A video of the incident went viral on social media earlier today showing Ms Chowdhury grabbing the collar of a policeman in Telangana on Thursday during the party's protest against the Enforcement Directorate (ED) summons to Rahul Gandhi.

In Kerala Gold Smuggling Case, Accused's New Charge Against Chief Minister

In Kerala Gold Smuggling Case, Accused's New Charge Against Chief Minister

Asian News International | Thursday June 16, 2022, Kochi (Kerala)

Kerala gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh has alleged that state Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan sought help from the visiting Sharjah ruler in September 2017 for his daughter's bid to open an IT business in the emirate.

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

Police Notice to Kannur Mosque "Unwarranted": Kerala Government

Police Notice to Kannur Mosque "Unwarranted": Kerala Government

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

The Kerala government on Wednesday made it clear that it did not believe communal propaganda was being carried out in mosques in the state and termed as "unwarranted" the notice issued by the police to the Juma mosque in Kannur district.

After Kerala Gold Smuggling Accused Names Chief Minister, A Counter Video

After Kerala Gold Smuggling Accused Names Chief Minister, A Counter Video

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

The Kerala Chief Minister's Office has released an old video in which Pinarayi Vijayan was seen saying that gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh had visited his official residence several times along with the then UAE Consulate General.