Mandya

Bengaluru: Techie creates fake Twitter account of Karnataka CM, arrested

A person has been arrested for creating a fake twitter account under the name of Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, and tweet contents as if it was tweeted by the office of the chief minister.

Jun 30, 2017, 23:11 PM IST
Unable to meet educational expenses, Muslim girl writes to PM Narendra Modi – Know what happened next

Unable to meet educational expenses, Muslim girl writes to PM Narendra Modi – Know what happened next

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi's quick response, a Muslim girl name BB Sara, who hails from Karnataka’s Mandya, is now able to fulfil her dream of completing her education.

Mar 23, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
 Cauvery water sharing row: Pro-Kannada groups protest in Mandya by eating mud, restrictions imposed

Cauvery water sharing row: Pro-Kannada groups protest in Mandya by eating mud, restrictions imposed

The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the plea on directions to both Tamil Nadu and Karnataka to take preventive measures in connection with a row over sharing of the Cauvery river water. Meanwhile, Section 144 has been imposed in Mandya's Sanjay circle ahead of the apex court's order.

Sep 20, 2016, 09:07 AM IST
Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, readies to move Supreme Court

Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, readies to move Supreme Court

Complying with the Supreme Court direction, the Karnataka government on Wednesday released Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu amid intensifying protests by farmers.

Sep 07, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

Tamil Nadu should stop whining about Cauvery river: Subramanian Swamy

Calling on Tamil Nadu to stop `whining` over the Cauvery river, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that the state should instead desalinate sea water for drinking purpose as well as for irrigation.

Sep 07, 2016, 09:01 AM IST
Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu; farmers continue protest, schools shut

Karnataka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu; farmers continue protest, schools shut

The Supreme Court had on Monday gave Karnataka three days to respond to Tamil Nadu's plea and release 15,000 cusecs of water daily for 10 days from September 7-16.

Sep 07, 2016, 08:58 AM IST
Caught on camera: Gram Panchayat president attempting to rape woman in Mandya

Caught on camera: Gram Panchayat president attempting to rape woman in Mandya

The president of a gram panchayat in Karnataka's Mandya district was caught on camera attempting to rape a women employee.

May 28, 2016, 11:01 AM IST

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.

Oct 11, 2015, 17:05 PM IST

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.

Sep 10, 2015, 14:21 PM IST
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.

Aug 10, 2015, 09:18 AM IST

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.

Jun 30, 2015, 00:16 AM IST

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.

Jun 24, 2015, 13:38 PM IST

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.

Sep 10, 2014, 22:14 PM IST

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.

Apr 14, 2014, 09:46 AM IST

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.

Mar 09, 2014, 00:57 AM IST

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.

Sep 24, 2013, 20:09 PM IST

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.

Aug 24, 2013, 15:01 PM IST

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.

Aug 24, 2013, 10:49 AM IST

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.

Aug 21, 2013, 08:55 AM IST

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.

Aug 19, 2013, 17:37 PM IST