Karnataka bandh demanding Kalasa-Banduri canal project begins

Normal life was affected in the IT city and other parts of Karnataka on Saturday following a 12-hour statewide bandh called by several pro-Kannada outfits demanding implementation of Kalasa-Banduri canal project, over which state government has locked horns with neighbouring Goa.

This city is cleanest in India; Delhi doesn't figure even among top 10
This city is cleanest in India; Delhi doesn't figure even among top 10

Mysore has topped the Swachh Bharat rankings among 476 cities in the country with three more places from Karnataka figuring in the top 10.

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.