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Tejasvi Surya claims Jain brethren attacked in Bengaluru over use of Hindi

Tejasvi Surya claims Jain brethren attacked in Bengaluru over use of Hindi

BJP MP Tejasvi Surya on Sunday expressed concern over the alleged attack on Jains by a "few rowdy elements" in Bengaluru over "Hindi written on a banner of a temple".Taking to Twitter, Surya claimed

Aug 18, 2019, 22:57 PM IST
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa orders CBI probe into snooping under HD Kumaraswamy government

Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa orders CBI probe into snooping under HD Kumaraswamy government

Former CM HD Kumaraswamy had said on Sunday that he was ready for a probe by even an international agency.

Aug 18, 2019, 17:45 PM IST
IMD predicts heavy rainfall likely in several districts of Karnataka

IMD predicts heavy rainfall likely in several districts of Karnataka

Heavy rainfall is predicted during the next 24 hours at most places over coastal Karnataka and south interior Karnataka and at a few places over the north interior of the state, the IMD said on

Aug 18, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
BS Yediyurappa-led Karnataka Cabinet expansion on August 20

BS Yediyurappa-led Karnataka Cabinet expansion on August 20

The expansion of Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa`s cabinet is scheduled to take place on August 20, according to official sources. The cabinet expansion will be done after the BJP

Aug 18, 2019, 16:52 PM IST
MM Kalburgi murder case: SIT files chargesheet against 6 accused

MM Kalburgi murder case: SIT files chargesheet against 6 accused

Kalburgi was shot dead by unknown assailants at his home in Kalyan Nagar, Dharwad on August 30, 2015.

Aug 17, 2019, 21:15 PM IST
12-year-old Karnataka boy awarded for guiding ambulance across a flooded bridge

12-year-old Karnataka boy awarded for guiding ambulance across a flooded bridge

A 12-year-old boy in Karnataka has been awarded for bravery for guiding an ambulance, which was stuck over a flooded bridge after incessant rainfall in the area.

Aug 15, 2019, 21:27 PM IST
Amit Shah, BS Yediyurappa survey floods-hit parts of Karnataka; 24 dead, over 2 lakh evacuated

Amit Shah, BS Yediyurappa survey floods-hit parts of Karnataka; 24 dead, over 2 lakh evacuated

Karnataka CM BS Yediurappa and several other top BJP leaders also accompanied Amit Shah during the aerial survey of Belagavi.

Aug 11, 2019, 17:44 PM IST
Became CM 'accidentally', thinking of leaving politics: HD Kumaraswamy

Became CM 'accidentally', thinking of leaving politics: HD Kumaraswamy

Kumaraswamy said that he was extremely satisfied with the work his government had done for the welfare of people and development of the state in the past 14-months of its tenure.

Aug 03, 2019, 21:07 PM IST
14 rebel Karnataka Congress-JDS MLAs move SC, challenge Speaker's decision to disqualify them

14 rebel Karnataka Congress-JDS MLAs move SC, challenge Speaker's decision to disqualify them

Karnataka Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar had on Sunday disqualified 14 rebel MLAs - 11 from the Congress and three from the JD(S) - under the anti-defection law till the end of the current term of

Aug 01, 2019, 17:58 PM IST
Vishweshar Hegde elected Karnataka Assembly Speaker

Vishweshar Hegde elected Karnataka Assembly Speaker

Karnataka BJP MLA Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri was elected as the speaker of Karnataka Legislative Assembly on Wednesday. He had filed his nomination for the post of the Assembly Speaker on Tuesday.

Jul 31, 2019, 15:30 PM IST
Karnataka BJP government cancels celebrations of Tipu Sultan Jayanti

Karnataka BJP government cancels celebrations of Tipu Sultan Jayanti

The new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka on Tuesday decided to cancel all celebrations on the anniversary of Tipu Sultan, the 18th-century king of the Kingdom of Mysore, across

Jul 30, 2019, 17:11 PM IST
Disqualification of rebel MLAs to send strong signal across country: Siddaramaiah

Disqualification of rebel MLAs to send strong signal across country: Siddaramaiah

Congress leader and former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday welcomed state Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar's decision to disqualify rebel MLAs and said that it will send a strong

Jul 28, 2019, 19:24 PM IST
14 rebel Karnataka MLAs to challenge their disqualification in SC

14 rebel Karnataka MLAs to challenge their disqualification in SC

All the 14 Karnataka rebel legislators, who were disqualified by Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar on Sunday for defying their party whips to attend the House on July 23, said they would challenge the Speaker

Jul 28, 2019, 17:55 PM IST
Day ahead of trust vote, 14 Karnataka rebel MLAs disqualified by Speaker

Day ahead of trust vote, 14 Karnataka rebel MLAs disqualified by Speaker

A total of 14 MLAs including Roshan Baig, Anand Singh, H Vishwanath, ST Somashekhar have been disqualified.

Jul 28, 2019, 12:14 PM IST
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa vows not to indulge in vendetta, says will aim to rectify maladministration

Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa vows not to indulge in vendetta, says will aim to rectify maladministration

In his first press conference after taking office, he vowed not to indulge in vendetta. He asserted that his priority is to address and help the drought facing farmers who are in distress, along with

Jul 26, 2019, 23:11 PM IST
BJP assumes power in Karnataka, BS Yediyurappa takes oath as 19th Chief Minister

BJP assumes power in Karnataka, BS Yediyurappa takes oath as 19th Chief Minister

Senior BJP leader Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yediyurappa was on Friday evening sworn in as the 19th Chief Minister of Karnataka, succeeding Congress leader HD Kumaraswamy. Yediyurappa took oath at the

Jul 26, 2019, 18:42 PM IST
Will meet Karnataka Governor at 10 AM to stake claim: BS Yeddyurappa

Will meet Karnataka Governor at 10 AM to stake claim: BS Yeddyurappa

Yeddyurappa said that he will meet the Governor around 10 AM to stake claim to form government in Karnataka, three days after the HD Kumaraswamy-led coalition failed a trust vote.

Jul 26, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
SC allows two independent Karnataka MLAs to withdraw their petition seeking floor test

SC allows two independent Karnataka MLAs to withdraw their petition seeking floor test

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi accepted the plea of the independent MLAs but expressed displeasure over the fact that advocate Mukul Rohatgi, who was representing the MLAs, failed to

Jul 25, 2019, 13:05 PM IST
Senior Karnataka BJP leaders reach Delhi to meet Amit Shah to discuss govt formation

Senior Karnataka BJP leaders reach Delhi to meet Amit Shah to discuss govt formation

The leaders including former Chief Minister Jagdish Shettar, J Crew Madhuswamy, Arvind Limbawali and some others will be meeting BJP chief Amit Shah and working president JP Nadda in Delhi, according

Jul 25, 2019, 06:24 AM IST
Congress, JDS vow to take strict action against rebel MLAs

Congress, JDS vow to take strict action against rebel MLAs

Congress leader Siddaramaiah and JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy have made it clear that all rebels - 13 from the Congress and 3 from JDS - will be disqualified.

Jul 24, 2019, 11:53 AM IST