Deve Gowda faces tough battle in Hassan

Turning the heat on former Prime Minister and JDS chief HD Deve Gowda, the ruling Congress in Karnataka has launched a full scale offensive to break his stranglehold over Hassan Lok Sabha constituency making it a bumpy ride for him in the Vokkaliga heartland.

13-year-old girl raped in Karnataka’s Hassan; one held

One person has been arrested for allegedly raping a 13-year-old school girl at Kattaya village in Karnataka`s Hassan district, police said on Monday.

Dalit teenager gang-raped for over a week

A 17-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped by 10 persons for nine days in Karnataka`s Hassan district.

Lokayukta raids premises of 7 govt officials in Karnataka

Lokayukta sleuths on Wednesday raided the premises of seven government officials across the state, a top official of the Lokayukta said.

Teacher throws girl student onto ground; suspended

In a shocking incident, a class IV student of a government school suffered head injury and loss of memory.

10-yr-old girl beaten up for not doing homework

In a shocking case of corporal punishment, a 10-year-old girl suffered brain damage after she was trashed by her teacher for not doing her homework, her family claimed.

Normalcy returns to violence-hit towns: Yeddyurappa

Normalcy has returned to Shimoga
and Hassan towns, hit by violence during protests by Muslims
over publication of an article in a daily purportedly written
by exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen.