Karnataka News

Class 10 student scores 624/625, sends paper for revaluation and gets full score

Class 10 student scores 624/625, sends paper for revaluation and gets full score

In the results declared earlier, he had scored 100 per cent marks in all the subjects except science in which he had lost one mark. 

Jun 09, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy admits to infighting within Congress over portfolio allocation

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy admits to infighting within Congress over portfolio allocation

The Congress has dropped several key members of the previous Siddaramaiah ministry while expanding the current Cabinet.

Jun 08, 2018, 15:55 PM IST
Karnataka cabinet expansion: 25 ministers join HD Kumaraswamy government; 14 from Congress, 9 from JDS

Karnataka cabinet expansion: 25 ministers join HD Kumaraswamy government; 14 from Congress, 9 from JDS

Of the 25 ministers who took oath on Wednesday, fourteen are from the Congress, nine from its ruling coalition partner Janata Dal Secular (JDS) and one each from the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the

Jun 06, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
Fissures in Karnataka Congress? Party MLA Satish Jarkiholi's supporters protest seeking Cabinet seat for him

Fissures in Karnataka Congress? Party MLA Satish Jarkiholi's supporters protest seeking Cabinet seat for him

Ahead of the Cabinet expansion in Karnataka on Wednesday, there seem to be fissures within the Congress over the allocation of berths. Supporters of Congress MLA Satish Jarkiholi on Wednesday staged

Jun 06, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
Karnataka cabinet expansion today; 12 Congress, 9 JDS MLAs to take oath as ministers

Karnataka cabinet expansion today; 12 Congress, 9 JDS MLAs to take oath as ministers

12 Congress and 9 JDS MLAs will take oath as ministers in Karnataka on Wednesday.

Jun 06, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
Despite Karnataka HC order, Kumaraswamy feels time not right for release of Rajinikanth's Kaala

Despite Karnataka HC order, Kumaraswamy feels time not right for release of Rajinikanth's Kaala

According to my observations as an individual, in this kind of atmosphere it isn't good on the part of producer/distributor to release the movie, said Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy.

Jun 05, 2018, 23:52 PM IST
Ola driver held for allegedly taking Bengaluru woman hostage, making her strip for pics

Ola driver held for allegedly taking Bengaluru woman hostage, making her strip for pics

When the woman objected to the acts of the Ola driver, he threatened her of calling his friends and getting her raped.

Jun 05, 2018, 18:27 PM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion at 2 pm on Wednesday; CM denies rift within JDS over seats

Karnataka Cabinet expansion at 2 pm on Wednesday; CM denies rift within JDS over seats

As per the coalition agreement on June 1, Congress was allocated 22 ministerial berths and JDS was given 12.

Jun 05, 2018, 13:57 PM IST
Portfolios for Karnataka ministers after taking oath on Wednesday: Congress

Portfolios for Karnataka ministers after taking oath on Wednesday: Congress

Congress will have 22 portfolios, including Home and the JDS 12, including Finance in Karnataka.

Jun 04, 2018, 22:24 PM IST
Southwest monsoon sets in Karnataka with widespread rainfall

Southwest monsoon sets in Karnataka with widespread rainfall

The much-awaited southwest monsoon has finally set in Karnataka, with widespread rains in the state`s coastal region and southern area, said a Met official on Monday.

Jun 04, 2018, 16:05 PM IST
Congress North Karnataka president SR Patil resigns over Assembly election results

Congress North Karnataka president SR Patil resigns over Assembly election results

Days after the high-pitched power struggle drama ended, Congress North Karnataka working president SR Patil tendered his resignation on Sunday. 

Jun 03, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
123 Karnataka Assembly poll winners secured less than 50% votes: Report

123 Karnataka Assembly poll winners secured less than 50% votes: Report

According to ADR report, 123 Karnataka Assembly poll winners get less than 50% of the total votes.

Jun 01, 2018, 22:14 PM IST
Karnataka cabinet expansion 'settled', JDS to hold Finance, Congress gets Home

Karnataka cabinet expansion 'settled', JDS to hold Finance, Congress gets Home

Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy said the ministry expansion will take place on June 6

Jun 01, 2018, 17:24 PM IST
Congress-JDS reach consensus; Karnataka Cabinet expansion, portfolios details to be announced by CM Kumaraswamy

Congress-JDS reach consensus; Karnataka Cabinet expansion, portfolios details to be announced by CM Kumaraswamy

Sharing of key portfolios was the point of contention between both the parties, most importantly Finance, which both Congress and JD(S) want.

Jun 01, 2018, 07:38 AM IST
Janata Dal-Secular likely to get Finance, Congress Home in Karnataka

Janata Dal-Secular likely to get Finance, Congress Home in Karnataka

Congress party is expected to get Home Department while Janata Dal-Secular is most likely to control the Finance portfolio in Karnataka.

May 31, 2018, 23:22 PM IST
Karnataka RR Nagar Assembly poll results: Congress leader Muniratha wins

Karnataka RR Nagar Assembly poll results: Congress leader Muniratha wins

Nearly 53 per cent voter turnout was recorded in RR Nagar in all 471 polling stations on May 28.

May 31, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Kumaraswamy promises farm loan waiver in 15 days, Yeddyurappa accuses Karnataka CM of betraying farmers

Kumaraswamy promises farm loan waiver in 15 days, Yeddyurappa accuses Karnataka CM of betraying farmers

BJP's Karnataka unit chief BS Yeddyurappa on Wednesday threatened to launch a stir against the state government accusing Kumaraswamy of 'betraying' farmers.

May 30, 2018, 19:17 PM IST
Have come to power with Rahul Gandhi's blessings: HD Kumaraswamy

Have come to power with Rahul Gandhi's blessings: HD Kumaraswamy

HD Kumaraswamy has, for the second time now, pointed towards compulsions of a coalition government for not being able to waive of farmer loans immediately despite it being part of JDS manifesto.

May 30, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
Pre-monsoon rains lash coastal Karnataka, schools and colleges remain shut

Pre-monsoon rains lash coastal Karnataka, schools and colleges remain shut

The situation has been severe and authorities have ordered closure of schools and colleges in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi.

May 30, 2018, 08:52 AM IST
PM Modi asks officials to ensure assistance to rain-affected areas in Karnataka

PM Modi asks officials to ensure assistance to rain-affected areas in Karnataka

Heavy downpour lashed the twin coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi for the third day on Tuesday, inundating low-lying areas and flooding roads, disrupting traffic and throwing life out of

May 29, 2018, 23:50 PM IST