Goa govt will extend ban on Sri Ram Sene: CM Laxmikant ​Parsekar

Hours after Sri Ram Sene announced plans to start its operations in Goa, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Monday said the state government will extend the ban on the controversial right-wing outfit for six months.

Karnataka: Police beats two boys with hockey for signing witness to love marriage

Police badly beats two young boys with a hockey stick for signing witness to a love marriage in Belgaum district of Karnataka.

India, China to hold army exercise from Nov 16 in Pune

India and China will hold a joint "Hand-in-Hand" army exercise from November 16 in Pune that will focus on counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism tactics, weeks after a stand-off between their troops along the border in Ladakh region.

Liqour sale banned in border taluka of Belgaum district

Sale of arrack has been banned in the border area of Karnataka-Maharashtra for three days from on Monday in the wake of October 15 Assembly polls in Maharashtra.

Belgaum to be renamed as Belagavi

Karnataka government on Friday decided to rename Belgaum as Belagavi and an official announcement in this regard will be made on November one, the state formation day, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Friday.

New born baby stolen from Belgaum hospital, act caught on CCTV

In an audacious act caught on CCTV, a woman has stolen a new born baby after entering the labour room at a well known hospital here.

Belgaum border row: SC notice to Maharashtra on Karnataka plea

Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to Maharashtra government on a plea of Karnataka seeking to restrain its neighbouring state from setting up Marathi-speaking school in the disputed border area.

Protests in Lok Sabha over `police action` in Belgaum

Shiv Sena members Wednesday created uproar in Lok Sabha over alleged police action against Marathi-speaking people in Belgaum district in Karnataka, leading to disruption of the Question Hour.

Belgaum border dispute: Section 144 imposed as preventive measure, says SP

After the police action against Marathi-speaking people in Yellur in Karnataka prompted protests by political parties in Maharashtra, Belgaum Superintendent of Police Dr Chandragupta on Tuesday said that Section 144 has been imposed in the region till tonight.

Situation in Belgaum peaceful, says Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Situation in the border district of Belgaum which witnessed violence over removal of a pro-Maharashtra sign board at Yellur village was peaceful and under control today, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said.

Shiv Sena calls assault on Marathis in Karnataka "Kannada terrorism"

The Shiv Sena Monday termed the "assault" on Marathi-speaking populace in Karnataka by the police there as "Kannada terrorism" and asked the Narendra Modi government to intervene.

VTU results declared

The Visvesvaraya Technological University declared results for BE first and second semester examinations of Belgaum, Gulbarga and Mysore regions.

Rahul Gandhi slams BJP for looting Karnataka, says it worked only for Bellary

Ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, Rahul Gandhi on Saturday addressed a rally in Belgaum, Karnataka, and spoke about the Congress` fight for the poor and the development work done by it.

Fire scare in Yeshwantpur-Dadar Chalukya Express; prompt railway staff avert tragedy

Smoke emanating from underneath a coach of a train bound for Dadar in Mumbai from here caused anxious moments before it was put out by the railway crew at Chincholi station in Belgaum District of Karnataka.

4 held for luring women into prostitution in New Delhi

Four persons have been arrested in connection with a prostitution racket busted by Chikkaballapur Police who rescued nine women from two brothels in New Delhi, Home Minister K J George informed the Karnataka Legislative Council on Thursday.

Farmer`s suicide; BJP stalls proceedings in both Houses

Staging a dharna, BJP members on Thursday created ruckus in the Karnataka Assembly over the suicide of a sugarcane farmer as they demanded Chief Minister Siddaramaiah`s resignation blaming him for the tragedy.

Yeddyurappa in verbal bout with Speaker over Shaadi Bhagya

Former Chief Minister and KJP President BS Yeddyurappa was on Monday locked in a verbal duel with Assembly Speaker Kagodu Thimappa and staged a dharna in the well of the House over Shaadi Bhagya yojana on the opening day of the winter session here.

22 killed in road mishap in Karnataka`s Belgaum district

At least twenty two people were killed in a major road mishap in Karnataka’s Belgaum district on Saturday.

Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil booked for `provocative` speech

Patil has also been booked under Representation of People Act for violation of the election code for the May 5 assembly poll in the state, police said here today.

Indian dentist`s father seeks public inquiry into her death

Anguished father of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar, who died in Ireland after being denied abortion, demanded public inquiry into tragic death of his daughter to bring facts into the open.