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Karnataka: BS Yediyurappa expands Cabinet, 17 members sworn in

Karnataka: BS Yediyurappa expands Cabinet, 17 members sworn in

The Cabinet members were selected by Yediyurappa in consultation with the central leadership of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Aug 20, 2019, 11:33 AM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion on Tuesday, 17 members to be sworn in

Karnataka Cabinet expansion on Tuesday, 17 members to be sworn in

As many as 17 leaders will be sworn in on Tuesday as members of Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa-led Karnataka Cabinet.

Aug 20, 2019, 08:42 AM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion on Tuesday; CM Yediyurappa awaits final list from Amit Shah

Karnataka Cabinet expansion on Tuesday; CM Yediyurappa awaits final list from Amit Shah

The Karnataka Chief Minister’s office had earlier posted on microblogging site Twitter that the Cabinet expansion would be done on August 20.

Aug 19, 2019, 12:09 PM IST
Horror caught on tape: Drunk driver rams pedestrians in Bengaluru

Horror caught on tape: Drunk driver rams pedestrians in Bengaluru

The shocking video shows the car rushing towards pedestrians uncontrollably and the people only notice it at the last moment and make a desperate attempt to dive to safety. 

Aug 19, 2019, 12:01 PM IST
Heavy rains predicted in south Karnataka, IMD issues red alert

Heavy rains predicted in south Karnataka, IMD issues red alert

Heavy rains are likely to batter the state`s southern districts of Kolar, Chikkaballapur, Tumkur, Mandya, Mysuru and Bengaluru on Thursday due to favourable monsoon conditions.

Aug 15, 2019, 15:02 PM IST
Mangaluru: Massive tree falls on school bus with 17 children inside

Mangaluru: Massive tree falls on school bus with 17 children inside

A massive tree fell on a private school bus with 17 children on board in Karnataka's Mangaluru on Wednesday. All the children escaped unhurt and no major injuries were reported. 

Aug 14, 2019, 15:00 PM IST
BJP leader, wife among three dead in horrific car accident in Telangana

BJP leader, wife among three dead in horrific car accident in Telangana

K Kishore Chari (47), a BJP leader from Nagole, was in the car with his wife when it ran over a divider and crashed on an incoming car on the other side of the road.

Aug 13, 2019, 18:18 PM IST
179 dead in flood-hit Kerala, Karnataka & Maharashtra; rains to continue lashing

179 dead in flood-hit Kerala, Karnataka & Maharashtra; rains to continue lashing

While the water has started receding in many flood-affected districts, the weather department has predicted moderate rains in these states over the next few days.

Aug 13, 2019, 12:15 PM IST
Karnataka to give Rs 5 lakh each to flood-hit families

Karnataka to give Rs 5 lakh each to flood-hit families

The state government will also give Rs 5,000 as monthly house rent allowance to the affected families till their damaged houses are repaired and new houses built soon.

Aug 12, 2019, 21:03 PM IST
Watch: Crocodile parks itself on roof of house in flood-affected Belgavi

Watch: Crocodile parks itself on roof of house in flood-affected Belgavi

Floods have ravaged many districts of Karnataka with animals and reptiles as affected as the human population.

Aug 12, 2019, 20:24 PM IST
Karnataka flood situation worst in 45 years; 24 dead, loss worth Rs 600 crore incurred: Yediyurappa

Karnataka flood situation worst in 45 years; 24 dead, loss worth Rs 600 crore incurred: Yediyurappa

Over 1024 villages across the state have been affected, said the Chief Minister. 

Aug 10, 2019, 13:45 PM IST
BS Yediyurappa urges Devendra Fadnavis to regulate flood discharge from Koyna reservoir

BS Yediyurappa urges Devendra Fadnavis to regulate flood discharge from Koyna reservoir

"Coordination between officers of both the states (Karnataka and Maharashtra) is essential at this hour and the same need to be achieved forthwith so that any loss to the properties, human and

Aug 05, 2019, 22:32 PM IST
DK Shivakumar files Rs 204 crore defamation case against BJP MLA Yatnal

DK Shivakumar files Rs 204 crore defamation case against BJP MLA Yatnal

Following the defamation suit filed by Shivakumar at his home town Kanakapura, the Judge at Senior Civil Judge and JMFC court admitted the case and issued summon to Yatnal.

Aug 04, 2019, 15:32 PM IST
CCD founder VG Siddhartha's postmortem report out, no foul play suspected

CCD founder VG Siddhartha's postmortem report out, no foul play suspected

VG Siddhartha, son-in-law of former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna, was found dead on Wednesday, two days after he went missing mysteriously near Mangaluru in Karnataka.

Aug 02, 2019, 18:10 PM IST
CCD founder VG Siddhartha's mysterious death: How the case unfolded

CCD founder VG Siddhartha's mysterious death: How the case unfolded

After he went missing on Monday night, a massive search operation was launched along Netravati River and Siddhartha’s body was found after more than 24 hours.

Jul 31, 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Karnataka Congress triggers political row over CCD founder VG Siddhartha's death, blames 'tax terror'

Karnataka Congress triggers political row over CCD founder VG Siddhartha's death, blames 'tax terror'

The Karnataka Congress alleged that CCD founder VG Siddhartha’s death was a “result of harassment” by officials of the Income Tax department.

Jul 31, 2019, 09:24 AM IST
Fisherman may have seen CCD founder VG Siddhartha jump off bridge

Fisherman may have seen CCD founder VG Siddhartha jump off bridge

Siddhartha, 60, went missing since Monday evening (July 28) from the road bridge between Ullal and Mangaluru over the river around 7 pm, as per what his car driver Basavaraj Patil told the police.

Jul 30, 2019, 23:29 PM IST
I-T department says signature on note does not match CCD founder Siddhartha's sign on annual reports

I-T department says signature on note does not match CCD founder Siddhartha's sign on annual reports

VG Siddhartha, who went missing recently, left a note in which he apologised for being unable to create the right profitable business model. The authenticity of the signature on the note is now under

Jul 30, 2019, 23:26 PM IST
Cops suspect CCD founder Siddhartha may have jumped off bridge, search operation intensifies

Cops suspect CCD founder Siddhartha may have jumped off bridge, search operation intensifies

Siddhartha's driver Basavaraj Patil had filed a police complaint stating the CCD founder had asked him to stop on a bridge and told him to go ahead while he walked.

Jul 30, 2019, 16:18 PM IST
CCD founder VG Siddhartha missing, police intensifies search

CCD founder VG Siddhartha missing, police intensifies search

VG Siddhartha went missing near Ullal Bridge across Netravati river in Karnataka's Mangaluru on Monday night.

Jul 30, 2019, 13:27 PM IST