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Journalist's body taken in garbage truck, sparks outrage; Karnataka CM seeks report

TV journalist Mounish Pothraj, 28, was heading home to Shirahatti in Gadag when his bike crashed into a tree on Sunday.

Jan 15, 2018, 20:35 PM IST

'Yogi Ji bhi kam khiladi nahin hain': PM Narendra Modi on UP CM's Twitter war with Siddaramaiah

PM Narendra Modi on Friday heaped praise on UP CM Yogi Adityanath's Twitter skills.

Jan 12, 2018, 17:53 PM IST

3,515 Karnataka farmers committed suicide in five years

Out of the 3,515 suicide cases reported, agriculture department accepted 2,525 cases which were due to drought and crop failure.

Dec 27, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

Siddaramaiah is anti-Hindu, Tipu Sultan worshipper: Vinay Katiyar

BJP lawmaker Vinay Katiyar has called Siddaramaiah anti-Hindu and Tipu Sultan worshipper.

Dec 23, 2017, 11:23 AM IST

Siddaramaiah favouring mining firms? Complaint filed in CBI special court

A complaint accusing Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah of favouring some mining firms was filed in a CBI Special Court here on Tuesday

Nov 15, 2017, 00:07 AM IST

Anyone who lives in Karnataka is a Kannadiga, must learn Kannada: CM Siddaramaiah

All schools in the state must teach Kannada, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said.

Nov 01, 2017, 14:01 PM IST

Legislature party will decide on CM post Karnataka elections 2018: Congress PCC chief

Karnataka PCC president G Parameshwara declined to comment on Siddaramaiah's repeated claims that he will be the next chief minister.

Oct 28, 2017, 18:49 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi inaugurates Indira Canteens in Bengaluru

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday inaugurated Indira Canteens here for the poor, saying even the "poorest and the weakest in the city cannot go hungry".

Aug 16, 2017, 13:40 PM IST

After Siddaramaiah, BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa bats for Kambala

Former Karnataka chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (leader) BS Yeddyurappa on Wednesday advocated for traditional buffalo race "Kambala" in the state.

Jan 25, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

HLC meeting on Karnataka drought relief postponed for tomorrow

Karnataka has been facing severe drought for the past six years.

Jan 04, 2017, 12:32 PM IST

Tipu Sultan jayanti row: Security arrangements tightened in Karnataka

Elaborate security arrangements were put in place in Karnataka's Madikeri area to avoid any law and order situation during the birth anniversary celebrations of Tipu Sultan on Thursday.

Nov 10, 2016, 10:49 AM IST

Cauvery row: Karnataka defers water release to Tamil Nadu; calls legislature session on Sept 23 to decide

Siddaramaiah said the cabinet decided to convene the special session of the state legislature on September 23 in the backdrop of the apex court order.

Sep 22, 2016, 00:10 AM IST

'Azadi' slogans at Amnesty event: Digvijay Singh says raising slogans not a fit case to be charged with Sedition

As the row over sedition case slapped against Amnesty International India intensifies, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Wednesday said, simply raising slogans is not a fit case to be charged with the draconian law.

Aug 17, 2016, 12:00 PM IST

BJP slams authorities, politicos for trying to demolish portion of Pathankot hero's house in Bengaluru

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah had earlier ordered action against 20 government officials for their involvement in encroachment of storm water drains in the city.

Aug 12, 2016, 12:01 PM IST

Portion of 'Pathankot martyr' house to be demolished in Bengaluru; family says it's national hero's residence

With Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) all set to demolish the illegal portion of martyred National Security Guard (NSG) commando Lieutenant Colonel Niranjan Kumar's residence here, politics has taken its course.

Aug 11, 2016, 11:47 AM IST

Now, Karnataka schools ordered to buy book highlighting Siddaramaiah govt's achievements

In a classic example of sycophancy, the Karnataka government has directed all government and aided schools to buy and keep at least two copies of book named 'Itta Guri, Ditta Hejje' in the library, which lists Chief Minister S Siddaramaiah's achievements.

Jun 29, 2016, 11:28 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi meets CMs of UP, Maharashtra, Karnataka over drought

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met the chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra, both states facing drought in some parts, as well as the chief minister of Karnataka and said that the Centre, states, local bodies, NGOs and citizens must work together to deal with problems posed by drought in parts of the country.

May 07, 2016, 21:50 PM IST

Height of insensitivity: 10,000 litres of water used for helipad for Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Several litres of water was wasted in drought-hit Lalitpur district of Uttar Pradesh to ensure smooth landing of CM Akhilesh Yadav's chopper on Tuesday.

Apr 21, 2016, 14:14 PM IST

Water sprinkled on road before Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah's visit to drought-hit area: Watch video

Karnataka is reeling under "worst" drought in recent times, and the government has already declared 137 taluks as  "drought hit".

Apr 19, 2016, 12:48 PM IST

Not on confrontational path with Modi govt: Siddaramaiah

Siddaramaiah said it had fulfilled most of the promises made in the Congress election manifesto.

Mar 05, 2016, 20:01 PM IST