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22-year-old college student arrested for alleged swindling of Rs 50 L from mates

A 22-year-old student of a city college was arrested here on Monday for allegedly swindling over Rs 50 lakh from other students by borrowing sums from them, citing various reasons.

Karnataka Congress MLA's car hits woman; complaint filed

 Abhayachandra ​Jain, elected from Moodbidri assembly constituency, said she was not hit by the car, but the side mirror had only brushed against her.

VTU Results: Visvesvaraya Technological University VTU 8th sem results declared, check @ vtu.ac.in
VTU Results: Visvesvaraya Technological University VTU 8th sem results declared, check @ vtu.ac.in

Candidates can log on to results.vtu.ac.in to check their results.

Protests over Hindi signboards grow in Bengaluru as pro-Kannada activists deface more signages
Protests over Hindi signboards grow in Bengaluru as pro-Kannada activists deface more signages

The police have beefed-up security outside all 42 Metro stations in the city after the defacement came to light on Thursday morning.

Karnataka to gift laptops to 1.5 lakh poor students

The Karnataka government will gift laptops to 1.5 lakh students of 'poor' families joining colleges across the state this academic year, Law Minister T. B. Jaychandra said on Wednesday.

Karnataka flag row: CM Siddaramaiah hits back, says BJP, JDS quoting non-existent clauses of Constitution
Karnataka flag row: CM Siddaramaiah hits back, says BJP, JDS quoting non-existent clauses of Constitution

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday justified his government's demand for a separate state flag and said that it was in no way an insult to the national flag.

D Roopa has been allotted responsible position: Karnataka DGP RK Dutta

On July 14, Roopa had also said she is being unnecessarily targetted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Sasikala VIP treatment row: NS Megharik takes additional charge as DG Prisons replacing Satyanarayana Rao

On July 14, Roopa had also said she is being unnecessarily targeted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Ex-IAS officer begins probe into Sasikala 'jail bribery' case

Karnataka govt has appointed retired IAS officer Vinay Kumar to probe into alleged special treatment meted out to Sasikala.

kea.kar.nic.in - CET 2017 Second Round Allotment Result declared
kea.kar.nic.in - CET 2017 Second Round Allotment Result declared

The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has published the Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET 2017) second round allotment result.

Sasikala's VIP treatment: Bengaluru DIG says being tragetted for exposing irregularities at Parappana jail
Sasikala's VIP treatment: Bengaluru DIG says being tragetted for exposing irregularities at Parappana jail

Bengaluru's Deputy Inspector General (Prisons) D. Roopa on Friday said she is being unnecessarily targeted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Karnataka SSLC supplementary Result 2017 declared
Karnataka SSLC supplementary Result 2017 declared

The Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) declared the Karnataka SSLC supplementary result 2017 on Thursday.

Karnataka SSLC Supplementary Result 2017 to be declared today; check kseeb.kar.nic.in
Karnataka SSLC Supplementary Result 2017 to be declared today; check kseeb.kar.nic.in

The Karnataka SSLC Supplementary Class 10th Results 2017 likley to be declared on Thursday.

Abdul Karim Telgi gets body massage from convicted prisoners ‘allotted’ to him: DIG (Prisons)

Multi-crore fake stamp paper scam kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi is serving his jail sentence at Parappana Agrahara Central Jail in Karnataka.

States' needs could basis of sharing Cauvery water, Karnataka tells SC

Karnataka on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that the 1924 agreement between the then British province of Madras and the princely State of Mysore could not be the basis of sharing Cauvery river water between the present day Karnataka and Tamil Nadu and present day needs must taken into account.

Drunk man in Karnataka steals police bike, cap, gives a tough chase - WATCH
Drunk man in Karnataka steals police bike, cap, gives a tough chase - WATCH

He is too smart to be caught! Wearing a policeman's cap, a drunk man rides a stolen police bike in full-speed leaving behind his fellow bikers. 

Communal goons need to be watched: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah
Communal goons need to be watched: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

RSS spokesperson Rajesh Parmar said Sharath`s murder was the 12th such killing in Karnataka in the last four years.

Lynching in name of protecting something not acceptable: Ram Madhav
Lynching in name of protecting something not acceptable: Ram Madhav

On June 22, Junaid Khan was allegedly lynched by unidentified persons on a local train while travelling from Ghaziabad to Mathura.

Karnataka: RSS activist Sharath Madiwala, stabbed in Bantwal, succumbs to injuries; district on high alert
Karnataka: RSS activist Sharath Madiwala, stabbed in Bantwal, succumbs to injuries; district on high alert

RSS activist Sharath Madiwala, who was stabbed by a group of unidentified assailants at Bantwal near here, succumbed to his injuries at a hospital on Friday. 

Strict action against violators of law: CM Siddaramaiah

To a question on de-notifying roads in cities to help bars and pubs, he said states could de-notify only state highways.
 

Metro services in Bengaluru hit after employees protest

As many as four lakh commuters were stranded when they found all stations had been closed, police said.

Hindu-Muslim couple denied room in Bengaluru Hotel
Hindu-Muslim couple denied room in Bengaluru Hotel

A married Hindu-Muslim couple were allegedly denied a room at Olive Residency on Annipuram Main Road in Sudhama Nagar.

Karnataka: RSS worker injured in attack

Prohibitory orders under IPC section 144 have been clamped in four taluks of Dakshina Kannada district following alleged communal clashes in some areas.

Cauvery dispute: Karnataka has not fully complied order, Tamil Nadu govt tells Supreme Court
Cauvery dispute: Karnataka has not fully complied order, Tamil Nadu govt tells Supreme Court

On March 21, the court directed the Karnataka Government to supply 2000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu every day.

 

President gives assent, buffalo sport 'Kambala' now legal in Karnataka
President gives assent, buffalo sport 'Kambala' now legal in Karnataka

Earlier in February, the Karnataka Government had passed an amendment bill in the state assembly to legalise the traditional buffalo race Kambala.

Hindi signages at two metro stations in Bengaluru masked after protests

Signages in Hindi in at least two of the metro stations in Bengaluru have been masked, following the protest by pro-Kannada activists and social media users.

Eve-teasing incident in Mangaluru: youth held after Facebook post by girl

Rizwan (29), the owner of the scooter and a resident of Jeppu near here, was arrested yesterday, police said.

Bengaluru: Techie creates fake Twitter account of Karnataka CM, arrested

A person has been arrested for creating a fake twitter account under the name of Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, and tweet contents as if it was tweeted by the office of the chief minister.

Centre approves Rs 795 crore drought assistance to Karnataka

A decision in this regard was taken in the High Level Committee (HLC) meeting, headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

In a first, Muslims break Ramzan fast in Karnataka's Udupi Sri Krishna temple
In a first, Muslims break Ramzan fast in Karnataka's Udupi Sri Krishna temple

The event was organised by the head of Pejawar Mutt Sri Vishvesha Teertha Swamiji on Friday.