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Neetu Kapoor reminisces 'Chandni', shares throwback photo of Rishi-Sridevi

Neetu Kapoor reminisces 'Chandni', shares throwback photo of Rishi-Sridevi

Rishi Kapoor and Sridevi's 1989 released 'Chandni' is still considered as one of the iconic films from the Hindi film industry. The film won the National Film Award and is regarded as one of the best of Yash Chopra's films. 

Mar 11, 2018, 18:17 PM IST
Anyone who lives in Karnataka is a Kannadiga, must learn Kannada: CM Siddaramaiah

Anyone who lives in Karnataka is a Kannadiga, must learn Kannada: CM Siddaramaiah

All schools in the state must teach Kannada, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said.

Nov 01, 2017, 14:01 PM IST
Hindi fourth most spoken language in world: Harsh Vardhan

Hindi fourth most spoken language in world: Harsh Vardhan

"Hindi ... (is) the fourth most spoken language of the world. Wish everyone on Hindi Day," he tweeted. 

Sep 14, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
"Hindi signs on Namma Metro will be replaced" — Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah tells Centre

"Hindi signs on Namma Metro will be replaced" — Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah tells Centre

Amid the protests over the use of Hindi in Bengaluru Metro signboards, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday wrote to the central government asserting that the state government is 'compelled' to redesign the signage in the metro without the Hindi language. 

Jul 28, 2017, 22:47 PM IST
Baahubali 2: Pro-Kannada groups threaten to disrupt release of film?

Baahubali 2: Pro-Kannada groups threaten to disrupt release of film?

The protestors apparently want Sathyaraj, who plays Kattapa in the magnum opus to apologise for his remarks he had made against the Kannadigas during the Cauvery dispute.

Apr 15, 2017, 15:39 PM IST
Molestation horror in Bengaluru: Woman molested, slapped as she couldn't speak Kannada

Molestation horror in Bengaluru: Woman molested, slapped as she couldn't speak Kannada

In yet another shocking incident, a woman was allegedly molested by a group of people for not knowing the Kannada language. 

Mar 20, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

IAS Officers are asked to learn Kannada: Karnataka government

The Government of Karnataka has ordered the officers of the Indian Administrative Services (IAS) to implement Kannada as the administrative language in the state saying it would initiate an action against those who failed to do so.

Mar 18, 2017, 09:21 AM IST
Talks are on for 'Sairat' Telugu remake!

Talks are on for 'Sairat' Telugu remake!

The Telugu remake of Marathi blockbuster 'Sairat' is on the cards and it's most likely to be directed by Parasuram.

Sep 28, 2016, 11:38 AM IST
WATCH: Pro-Kannada activists set vehicle on fire in Bengaluru during protests over Cauvery water issue

WATCH: Pro-Kannada activists set vehicle on fire in Bengaluru during protests over Cauvery water issue

Here's a video showing how some pro-Kannada activists set a vehicle on fire in Bengaluru on Monday during protests over Cauvery water issue.

Sep 12, 2016, 17:12 PM IST
Cauvery row: Heavy security across Bengaluru to prevent attacks; forces deployed in areas where Tamils live

Cauvery row: Heavy security across Bengaluru to prevent attacks; forces deployed in areas where Tamils live

Security was tightened across Bengaluru on Monday to prevent attacks on people over the Cauvery river water controversy and for the Bakrid festival on Tuesday, said Karnataka Home Minister G. Parameshwar.

Sep 12, 2016, 15:02 PM IST
Arundhati plays a ghost in Allari Naresh's next

Arundhati plays a ghost in Allari Naresh's next

Actress Arundhati, who has predominantly worked in Tamil and Kannada industries, will be making her Telugu debut with upcoming horror-comedy "Into Dayyam Nakenti Bayyam".

Jul 15, 2016, 12:44 PM IST

Karnataka budget 2016: Fuel, liquor, soft drinks to get costlier

Petrol, diesel, beer, liquor and soft drinks will be costlier in Karnataka from April 1, as the state budget for the coming fiscal (2016-17) seeks to hike various taxes on them.

Mar 18, 2016, 14:58 PM IST
'Bhale Bhale Magadivoy' to be remade in Kannada

'Bhale Bhale Magadivoy' to be remade in Kannada

Directed by Maruthi Dasari, "Bhale Bhale..." is a rib-tickling entertainer.

Nov 14, 2015, 13:40 PM IST

Twitter interface now available in six Indian languages

Twitter on Friday said it has added four more Indian languages in which the popular micro-blogging website can be used.

Jul 31, 2015, 21:21 PM IST
Twitter adds four Indian languages

Twitter adds four Indian languages

Twitter on Friday said that it has added four more Indian languages - Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi and Tamil - taking the count of supported languages to six.

Jul 31, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

Bengaluru maid wants to dream big after scoring 85 percent

Seventeen-year-old Shalini, who doubles up as a housemaid to support her family, has found a solid reason to dream big. She recently appeared in the two-year pre-university course (PUC) board exam and scored an impressive 85 percent.

May 23, 2015, 14:24 PM IST
Sunny Leone in special cameo in 'Luv U Alia'

Sunny Leone in special cameo in 'Luv U Alia'

 Porn star-turned-actress Sunny Leone is all set to enthrall Kannada audiences in a brief role in upcoming romantic-drama "Luv U Alia". She will also be grooving to a special song along with a young actor.

May 16, 2015, 12:15 PM IST
Bandh over Cauvery issue cripples normal life in Bengaluru, other parts

Bandh over Cauvery issue cripples normal life in Bengaluru, other parts

A 12-hour dawn-to-dusk shutdown was underway across Karnataka on Saturday in support of building a reservoir dam across Cauvery river at Mekedatu for hydro-power and drinking water supply in the old Mysore region.

Apr 18, 2015, 10:12 AM IST

Kannada writer forced out of govt event for dissent in CM's presence

 Veteran Kannada writer, researcher and historian M Chidananda Murthy was today physically removed from a function attended by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah here when he sought to make a point over a 10th century poet.

Mar 25, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

Grammy award winner Ricky Kej pays tribute to IAS DK Ravi with song

Grammy-award winner Ricky Kej has paid a moving tribute to IAS officer DK Ravi, who died under mysterious circumstances, by dedicating to him a heart-touching Kannada song.

Mar 22, 2015, 22:56 PM IST