Karnataka

WATCH: Canadian MP speaks in Kannada in Parliament, draws praise

Chandra Arya took to Twitter to share the video of his speaking in his "mother tongue" Kannada. "This is the first time Kannada is spoken in any parliament in the world outside of India," he tweeted.

May 20, 2022, 13:12 PM IST

We want Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to concentrate on South too: Karnataka Congress chief

Speaking about Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Karnataka Congress President D K Shivakumar said, "...She had actively campaigned during the recent elections (to five States), we are requesting her to do the same during the next elections. I have not put it (across). We want (her) to concentrate on the South also." 

May 19, 2022, 22:45 PM IST

Karnataka Class 10 SSLC result 2022 out, 145 students bag 100% marks

Karnataka Class 10 SSLC result 2022: This year, as many as 145 students in the state bagged 100 per cent scores by securing 625 marks out of 625 marks. 

May 19, 2022, 16:55 PM IST

Karnataka govt makes uniforms compulsory for PU students after HC upholds 'hijab ban'

The Karnataka govt made uniforms prescribed by the College Development Committee compulsory after the High Court order upholding "hijab ban". 

May 19, 2022, 16:10 PM IST

₹25,000 aid will be given for rain-hit houses in Bengaluru: Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai

Heavy rainfall has wreaked havoc in the coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada and Udupi. 

May 18, 2022, 20:43 PM IST

‘Will it create jobs?': Congress’ DK Shivakumar questions Karnataka govt’s ‘urgency’ on anti-conversion law

Noting that the anti-conversion law fails to address more pressing issues at hand, Karnataka Congress President D K Shivakumar asked, "Will it create jobs?" and whether it will be "used as a ploy to persecute minorities on fake charges?"

May 18, 2022, 17:38 PM IST

Heavy rainfall hits Karnataka’s Bengaluru, 2 labourers dead, several houses flooded

Two labourers drowned after the water level inside a pipeline they were laying in Bengaluru suddenly increased due to heavy showers on Tuesday evening. 

May 18, 2022, 16:20 PM IST

Removing Bhagat Singh's name from textbook is insult to martyr: Arvind Kejriwal

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann also slammed the BJP over the issue and said the saffron party's hatred for Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh has come out in the open before everyone.

May 17, 2022, 18:31 PM IST

IPS officer Pratap Reddy appointed as new Bengaluru police chief, replaces Kamal Pant

 The state government transferred Pant to the post of Director General of Police (DGP)-police recruitment.

May 17, 2022, 07:52 AM IST

Former BJP MLC Puttaswamy appointed head seer of Bengaluru Mutt

According to media reports, the BJP leader at a ceremony on Sunday (May 15), was appointed as the first head seer of the recently opened Bengaluru mutt that represents the backward caste of Ganigas.

May 16, 2022, 23:27 PM IST

Nirmala Sitharaman visits the restored Kalena Agrahara lake in Bengaluru

A walkway and benches have also been set up for visitors and its storage capacity has been increased to 58.50 ML.

May 16, 2022, 22:39 PM IST

Woman lawyer kicked, punched and slapped on road in Karnataka's Bagalkote, shocking video goes viral

A video of the shameful incident, showing Manthesh attacking the woman with great rage and force, went viral.

May 16, 2022, 08:12 AM IST

'Karnataka govt succeeded in solving Hijab, Azaan, Halal issues': CM Basavraj Bommai

Karnataka CM Basavraj Bommai said, "See all issues are sorted out amicably whether it is Hijab, Azaan or Halal. All have been solved very amicably and legally." 

May 15, 2022, 16:41 PM IST

Karnataka SSLC Class 10 Results 2022 BIG Update: KSEEB to declare results on THIS date

As many as 8,73,846 students - 4,52,732 boys and 4,21,110 girls students - were enrolled for the exams this academic year. 

May 13, 2022, 16:15 PM IST

Karnataka Cabinet clears anti-conversion bill, to be tabled in next assembly session

The bill will now be tabled in the next session of the state assembly till then the ordinance will be in place, said Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra.

May 12, 2022, 16:14 PM IST

'Tomato Flu's some symptoms like Covid, but....': Karnataka minister says THIS

Tomato flu is a rare viral disease, which causes red-coloured rashes, skin irritation and dehydration, and the disease gets its name from the blisters it causes, which look like tomatoes. 

May 12, 2022, 13:54 PM IST

Karnataka SSLC result 2022 to be released next week at sslc.karnataka.gov.in, details here

The Karnataka SSLC result 2022 will be released on the official website- sslc.karnataka.gov.in and karresults.nic.in. 

May 12, 2022, 11:44 AM IST

PSI recruitment scam: CID exposes Karnataka police-politicians nexus, aims to nab kingpin

PSI recruitment scam in Karnataka: CID sleuths have arrested a few leaders from BJP and Congress in relation to the on-going case.

May 11, 2022, 17:22 PM IST

Karnataka IPS officer P Ravindranath resigns citing 'harassment'; 'no pressure at all' says state govt

Reacting to the issue, Karnataka Home Min Araga Jnanendra said, "If at all any officer was under any pressure, he must have given the complaint to a higher officer in inquiry. Resignation is not the solution, I didn't even know about his resignation.''

May 11, 2022, 15:52 PM IST

Karnataka govt bans use of loudspeakers from 10 pm to 6 am

Karnataka government said that a loudspeaker or a public address system shall not be used except after obtaining written permission from the designated authorities, reports ANI.

May 11, 2022, 07:51 AM IST