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SC-ST reservation in promotion: Supreme Court dismisses pleas against Karnataka govt steps

SC-ST reservation in promotion: Supreme Court dismisses pleas against Karnataka govt steps

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed as "not maintainable" several applications seeking directions to the Karnataka government to apply post-based reservation and creamy layer principle at entry

Mar 19, 2020, 23:37 PM IST
76-year-old man from Kalburgi died of coronavirus, says Karnataka Health Department

76-year-old man from Kalburgi died of coronavirus, says Karnataka Health Department

The 76-year-old man from Kalburgi died on Tuesday, has been confirmed for COVID 19, said the state Health Department.

Mar 12, 2020, 22:53 PM IST
Karnataka CM Yediyurappa allocates over Rs 8,700 crore in Budget 2020-21 for Bengaluru

Karnataka CM Yediyurappa allocates over Rs 8,700 crore in Budget 2020-21 for Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Thursday (March 5) presented the 2020-21 Budget for the state and reiterated his government’s commitment to overall development of Bengaluru by setting

Mar 05, 2020, 18:30 PM IST
Karnataka government presents Budget 2020-21 with special focus to decongest Bengaluru

Karnataka government presents Budget 2020-21 with special focus to decongest Bengaluru

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Thursday (March 5) presented Budget 2020-21 with special focus to ease the notorious traffic congestion of Bengaluru by promoting the public transport

Mar 05, 2020, 16:27 PM IST
Former Karnataka CM H D Kumaraswamy meets Prashant Kishor on JD(S) revival strategy

Former Karnataka CM H D Kumaraswamy meets Prashant Kishor on JD(S) revival strategy

It may be recalled that the JD(S) had won only 37 of 225 seats in the 2018 assembly polls but Kumaraswamy managed to become the chief minister of Karnataka with the support of Congress. 

Feb 25, 2020, 20:44 PM IST
Bengaluru Police, NGO launch #betogetherbangalore campaign to make India's tech capital safer for women

Bengaluru Police, NGO launch #betogetherbangalore campaign to make India's tech capital safer for women

Bengaluru Police on Monday (February 24, 2020) launched a campaign named #betogetherbangalore to make India's tech capital a more inclusive city for women by ensuring that they are comfortable

Feb 25, 2020, 15:01 PM IST
Miscreants write 'Pakistan Zindabad' on Karnataka school wall, case registered

Miscreants write 'Pakistan Zindabad' on Karnataka school wall, case registered

Villagers, who witnessed this unlawful act in the morning, gathered and started to protest against the perpetrators and demanded the arrest of them.

Feb 24, 2020, 18:19 PM IST
Karnataka Minister BC Patil seeks shoot at sight law against those who speak ill of India

Karnataka Minister BC Patil seeks shoot at sight law against those who speak ill of India

Patil said, "They're enjoying food, water, and air of India. Why should they be here if they raise 'Pakistan zindabad' slogan? In China, people are scared to talk against their country. I request PM

Feb 24, 2020, 10:36 AM IST
After Amulya Leona, another girl displays 'Dalit Mukti, Kashmir Mukti & Muslim Mukti' placard in Bengaluru

After Amulya Leona, another girl displays 'Dalit Mukti, Kashmir Mukti & Muslim Mukti' placard in Bengaluru

The Police took another girl in custody for holding a placard reading 'Dalit Mukti, Kashmir Mukti & Muslim Mukti' in Kannada. 

Feb 21, 2020, 16:14 PM IST
Supreme Court stays Karnataka High Court's non-bailable warrants against DGP, IGP

Supreme Court stays Karnataka High Court's non-bailable warrants against DGP, IGP

A bench of Chief Justice SA Bobde stayed the non-bailable warrants while hearing the Karnataka government plea. 

Feb 20, 2020, 16:54 PM IST
Karnataka BJP denies revolt brewing against CM BS Yediyurappa

Karnataka BJP denies revolt brewing against CM BS Yediyurappa

Playing down the simmering discontent among the disgruntled legislators who missed a cabinet berth again, Karnataka BJP on February 18 had denied any revolt brewing against Chief Minister BS

Feb 20, 2020, 16:48 PM IST
 In a first, Muslim man appointed as main priest of Lingayat Mutt in Karnataka

In a first, Muslim man appointed as main priest of Lingayat Mutt in Karnataka

In a first, a Muslim man has been appointed as a priest at a Lingayat Mutt in Karnataka`s Gadag district on Wednesday.

Feb 20, 2020, 14:54 PM IST
Employees of Karnataka STU likely to go on hunger strike on Thursday

Employees of Karnataka STU likely to go on hunger strike on Thursday

In Karnataka, several employees of the state transport undertakings, including the Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC), are

Feb 19, 2020, 23:16 PM IST
Pro-Kannada outfits receive tepid response to call for Karnataka bandh

Pro-Kannada outfits receive tepid response to call for Karnataka bandh

As no holiday was declared officially, schools and colleges opened and bus operations were normal in cities and towns across the state.

Feb 13, 2020, 23:24 PM IST
Congress alleges Karnataka Revenue Minister R Ashok's son involved in car accident that killed two people

Congress alleges Karnataka Revenue Minister R Ashok's son involved in car accident that killed two people

At around 3 pm, the speeding red Mercedes Benz car rammed into a tea stall near the road and hit 18-year-old Ravi Naik after which he was dragged for about 100 meters. He died on the spot.

Feb 13, 2020, 16:16 PM IST
Karnataka bandh: Bangalore University postpones all PG exams scheduled for Thursday

Karnataka bandh: Bangalore University postpones all PG exams scheduled for Thursday

The normal life in Karnataka may be disrupted partially on Thursday as a 'bandh' was called by some Kannada outfits demanding implementation of an over three-decades-old report of a committee on

Feb 12, 2020, 23:29 PM IST
Bangalore bandh on February 13: Here's how it will impact tech city

Bangalore bandh on February 13: Here's how it will impact tech city

The bandh, which will begin from 6 am to 6 pm, is likely to impact life in Bengaluru since app-based cab operators like Ola and Uber have also decided to support the bandh. 

Feb 12, 2020, 14:29 PM IST
Enforcement Directorate grills Karnakata Congress leader DK Shivakumar's mother, brother in money laundering case

Enforcement Directorate grills Karnakata Congress leader DK Shivakumar's mother, brother in money laundering case

Gowramma, the mother of Congress leader DK Shivakumar, was questioned at Shivakumar`s farmhouse in Kodihalli.

Feb 12, 2020, 12:13 PM IST
Pro-Kannada outfits call for Karnataka bandh on February 13 over reservation in jobs

Pro-Kannada outfits call for Karnataka bandh on February 13 over reservation in jobs

The Karnataka bandh, which will begin from 6 am to 6 pm, is likely to impact life in Bengaluru as well as in other parts of the state.

Feb 12, 2020, 11:44 AM IST
Bengaluru techie kills mother, stabs brother, arrested from Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Bengaluru techie kills mother, stabs brother, arrested from Andaman and Nicobar Islands

She was produced in an Andaman and Nicobar court on Wednesday and a transit remand was sought to bring her back to Bengaluru for further investigation. Anucheth added that police will interrogate the

Feb 06, 2020, 14:24 PM IST