Karnataka govt for CBI probe into MM Kalburgi's murder
Karnataka govt for CBI probe into MM Kalburgi's murder

Apparently bowing to public pressure, the Karnataka government on Monday decided to hand over the probe in to the murder of renowned scholar MM Kalburgi to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Progressive Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi shot dead

Noted Kannada scholar and researcher, MM Kalburgi, who often courted controversies with his outspoken stand on various issues including idol worship, was shot dead at point-blank range by two unidentified men at his residence here on Sunday.

Know why Jain community is hurt with HC ruling on 'Santhara'
Know why Jain community is hurt with HC ruling on 'Santhara'

Hurt with the recent Rajasthan High Court ruling equating banned 'Santhara' - a centuries-old religious belief of Jains – with suicide, the members of Jain community will on Monday take out a peace rally in the city.

Karnataka Assembly polls 2013: The `most unsuccessful candidate` with penchant for polls

He has found a slot as the "Most Unsuccessful Candidate" in the `Limca Book of Records` fielding himself against political bigwigs in past but this time his attempt to even enter the fray has failed.

Man arrested for raping minor in Dharwad

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man at Amminbhavi, following which police arrested him on Saturday.

Suspected honour killing in Dharwad district

Mystery shrouds the death of a 19-year-old woman in Sangameshwar village in Kalghatgi taluk of this district in Karnataka.

Dharwad bench of Karnataka HC dismisses Reddy`s bail plea

Dharwad bench of Karnataka High Court dismissed bail petition filed by former minister G Janardhana Reddy in connection with illegal mining case involving Associated Mining Company.

It must have been a mass grave: Karnataka Home Minister

Karnataka Home Minister V S
Acharya today said the area where about 50 human skulls were
found at Annigeri in Dharwad district might have been a mass
grave some 150-200 years ago.