Four youth arrested for gang-rape in Karnataka

Four youth in their 20s were arrested on Sunday at Pandavapura near Mandya in southern Karnataka for the gang-rape of a college student on Friday, police said.

Panel to probe caste clash at Huliwana village

The 'Janapara Kriya Vedike' (a pro-people's organisation) has formed a fact-finding committee to probe the recent clash between Dalits and upper caste people at Huliwana village that broke out following an inter-caste marriage by two consenting adults.

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.

Yet another debit-ridden farmer ends life in Karnataka

In the second case of suicide by a debit-ridden farmer in the district since last week, a 37-year-old man, slapped with a bank notice to repay his farm loan, allegedly ended his life, police said on Monday.

Mandya district to reach 100 percent electrification soon

Mandya district is on way to achieve cent per cent electrification soon, District Electricity Committee President and MP C S Puttaraju has said.

KHB to build 800-acre township at Tubinakere near Mandya

As per the survey done in 2003, there were 12 lakh people without a roof of their own and 39 lakh had no residential site.

Actress Ramya sweats it out to reclaim Mandya seat

Battling factionalism within the party, Congress candidate and multi-lingual cine actress Ramya is fending for herself to reclaim the Mandya Lok Sabha seat which she won only eight months ago in bypolls.

Seven-year-old girl raped, killed

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered after being abducted in the district, police said on Saturday.

Sonia Gandhi to undertake thanks-giving trip to Karnataka

Congress president Sonia Gandhi would undertake a thanks-giving trip to Karnataka, where the party recorded a landslide victory in the Assembly Elections.

Karnataka bypolls: BJP, JD-S opportunistic parties, says Siddaramaiah

Congress won both the Mandya and rural Bangalore seats by heavy margins, defeating their rival Janata Dal Secular in their stronghold.

Karnataka bypolls: Congress storms JD-S bastion, wins two LS seats

Storming the JD-S bastion, the ruling Congress in Karnataka on Saturday won the Mandya and Bangalore Rural Lok Sabha seats with impressive margins.

Around 50 percent voting in Karnataka bypolls

Around 50 percent of over 3.6 million voters cast their ballots Wednesday in the bypolls for two Lok Sabha seats from Karnataka, an official said.

Campaigning closes in Mandya, Bangalore Rural for Aug 21 poll

Campaigning drew to a close on Monday to the August 21 Lok Sabha by-elections in Mandya and Bangalore Rural that kicked up acrimonious and bitter canvassing by the contending parties -- the ruling Congress and JDS.

Rs 2.12 cr seized ahead of Karnataka Lok Sabha by-polls

Nine persons were arrested by police who seized Rs 2.12 crore, allegedly being transported to Bangalore Rural and Mandya Lok Sabha constituencies, where bypolls were scheduled for August 21.

Villagers in Mandya dist to boycott LS bypoll over aid

Residents of a village have threatened to boycott the Aug 21 Lok Sabha by-poll for Mandya seat,against the Centre`s "failure" to provide compensation to the family of a BSF jawan who drowned in a river near Indo-Bangladesh border.

JD(S) leader`s remarks about actress Ramya stirs controversy

JD(S) leader made personal attack on actress Ramya, who is Congress candidate for Mandya Lok Sabha seat in the Aug 21 by-poll, inviting strong condemnation for taking the campaign to such a low.

Karnataka Assembly polls 2013: SM Krishna to campaign for Congress

Laying to rest all speculations that he may not campaign for Congress in Karnataka Assembly Elections, former external affairs minister SM Krishna looks set to kick-off his campaign after all.

NMA gives nod to shift Tipu Sultan armoury

National Monument Authority today gave its nod to shift the 18th century armoury of Tipu Sultan, which had posed a hurdle for doubling work of the Mysore-Bangalore line near Srirangapatna.

Seven arrested in kidney racket near Bangalore

Seven people were arrested for their alleged involvement in a thriving kidney transplantation racket busted in Karnataka`s Ramanagara district recently, police said Saturday.

Cauvery Bandh affects life in Karnataka`s Mandya

Traffic on Bangalore-Mysore road was paralysed and normal life affected due to a bandh by an outfit of farmers, spearheading protests in Mandya to protest release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.