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Karnataka government to hold Tipu Sultan Jayanti celebrations, bans processions

Karnataka government to hold Tipu Sultan Jayanti celebrations, bans processions

The birth anniversary celebrations of Tipu Sultan, the 18th century ruler of the princely state of Mysore, have been held on November 10 by the state government since 2016.

Nov 05, 2018, 13:20 PM IST
Karnataka by-elections: 66 per cent voter turnout registered

Karnataka by-elections: 66 per cent voter turnout registered

Around 66 per cent of the 54.5 lakh electorate voted on Saturday in the five by-elections across Karnataka, a poll official said.

Nov 03, 2018, 21:29 PM IST
Karnataka by-polls: Bellary, Jamkhandi register highest voter turnout till 3pm

Karnataka by-polls: Bellary, Jamkhandi register highest voter turnout till 3pm

The three parliamentary constituencies are -- Bellary, Shimoga, Mandya and the two legislative assembly constituencies are -- Jamkhandi and Ramanagaram. 

Nov 03, 2018, 07:43 AM IST
Congress-JDS coalition in Karnataka faces litmus test in by-elections

Congress-JDS coalition in Karnataka faces litmus test in by-elections

BJP which has been questioning the longevity of the coalition government has predicted its fall once the by-poll results are out.

Nov 02, 2018, 20:13 PM IST
Kannada Rajyotsava 2018: State celebrates 63rd Karnataka Formation Day

Kannada Rajyotsava 2018: State celebrates 63rd Karnataka Formation Day

Karnataka on Thursday celebrated the 63rd year of its formation with pomp and gaiety.

Nov 01, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
ED raids Amnesty International office in Bengaluru over alleged FEMA violations

ED raids Amnesty International office in Bengaluru over alleged FEMA violations

ED officials conducted searches at two locations in Bangalore linked to Amnesty International India.

Oct 25, 2018, 19:15 PM IST
Congress, JDS campaign for by-elections in Karnataka

Congress, JDS campaign for by-elections in Karnataka

A dozen ministers and leaders of the ruling Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JDS) coalition government on Monday jointly launched their campaign for the five by-elections in Karnataka on November 3.

Oct 23, 2018, 09:46 AM IST
Congress-JDS to jointly campaign for Karnataka by-polls, fight together in 2019 polls

Congress-JDS to jointly campaign for Karnataka by-polls, fight together in 2019 polls

Endorsing Siddaramaiah`s view, Gowda said both parties have decided to extend their alliance to the Lok Sabha elections in 2019 and field common candidates in all 28 parliamentary seats in the

Oct 21, 2018, 10:16 AM IST
BJP our 'common enemy', declare Karnataka Congress and JDS leaders

BJP our 'common enemy', declare Karnataka Congress and JDS leaders

Gowda said both parties have decided to extend their alliance to the Lok Sabha elections in 2019 and field common candidates in all 28 parliamentary seats in the southern state.

Oct 21, 2018, 10:10 AM IST
Mysuru Dasara: Police denies harassment reports; say 'women just went home, put up tweet'

Mysuru Dasara: Police denies harassment reports; say 'women just went home, put up tweet'

Law enforcement agencies have denied all reports of “harassment” and “sexual abuse” at the ongoing Dasara festival in Mysuru, Karnataka.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:26 AM IST
Stalked, sexually harassed, molested: Nightmare for women at Mysuru Dasara festival

Stalked, sexually harassed, molested: Nightmare for women at Mysuru Dasara festival

The Mysuru incident comes as a grim reminder of the New Year revelry in Bengaluru last year that turned into a nightmare for several women who were allegedly molested despite huge police presence at

Oct 17, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Karnataka woman thrashes bank manager accused of seeking sexual favours to approve her loan - Watch

Karnataka woman thrashes bank manager accused of seeking sexual favours to approve her loan - Watch

In a video, a woman who he allegedly approached for sexual favours can be seen dragging the bank manager and hitting him with sandals, sticks and even slapping him several times. 

Oct 16, 2018, 13:49 PM IST
Congress announces candidates for Karnataka bypolls; VS Ugrappa, Anand Sidha Nyamagouda named

Congress announces candidates for Karnataka bypolls; VS Ugrappa, Anand Sidha Nyamagouda named

JDS and Congress who are in alliance in Karnataka will be fighting the upcoming bypolls in Karnataka together.

Oct 15, 2018, 16:57 PM IST
Congress, JDS agree on seat sharing arrangement for Karnataka bypolls

Congress, JDS agree on seat sharing arrangement for Karnataka bypolls

By-polls for three Lok Sabha constituencies- Shimoga, Bellary and Mandya, and two assembly constituencies- Ramanagara and Jamkhandi, will be held on November 3.

Oct 15, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
Bengaluru: School principal hacked to death in front of students

Bengaluru: School principal hacked to death in front of students

A school principal was hacked to death Sunday by a six-member gang in front of 20 students, for whom he was holding a special class, police said.

Oct 15, 2018, 07:26 AM IST
Congress hits out at Centre over timing of Karnataka bypolls, says flood-relief work will be hampered

Congress hits out at Centre over timing of Karnataka bypolls, says flood-relief work will be hampered

The Election Commission had on Saturday announced that bypolls in three Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka will be held on November 3.

Oct 08, 2018, 15:13 PM IST
Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy to meet public once a month

Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy to meet public once a month

Kumaraswamy, 58, who underwent a heart surgery in 2017, was meeting at least 3,000 people every week during the `Janata Darshan` (public interface) to listen to their grievances.  

Sep 20, 2018, 18:19 PM IST
Not a coward to run away: Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar hits back ED names him in money laundering case

Not a coward to run away: Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar hits back ED names him in money laundering case

DK Shivakumar said he is ready to face the consequences in the case.

Sep 19, 2018, 17:54 PM IST
ED books Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar in money laundering case

ED books Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar in money laundering case

He was named in the case on the basis of an alleged tax evasion and hawala transactions case.

Sep 18, 2018, 12:09 PM IST
Bharat Bandh in Karnataka: Streets deserted in Bengaluru, shops attacked in Mangalore

Bharat Bandh in Karnataka: Streets deserted in Bengaluru, shops attacked in Mangalore

In Mangaluru, incidents of stone pelting at hotels and shops, which remained open, were reported.

Sep 10, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

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