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Monsoon arrives early, reaches Kerala and Northeast at the same time in 'rare phenomenon'

In a rare phenomenon, the monsoon has arrived early and entered both Kerala and the Northeast at the same time. Weather scientists said Cyclone remal which ripped through West Bengal and Bangladesh on Sunday, had pulled the monsoonal flow to the Bay of Bengal and it could be one of the reasons for e

BJP won’t last beyond 50 days, Cong will win 136 seats: D K Shivakumar

Bengaluru, Feb 3: KPCC president D K Shivakumar, who arrived in Kolar district on the second leg of the Prajadhwani Yatra, on Friday claimed that the Basavaraj Bommai-led BJP rule in the State is numbered and the government will not last beyond 50 days and expressed confidence that the Congress part

Delhi police arrest man from DK for impersonating UAE govt official, cheating Leela Palace Hotel

New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS): The man, who impersonated a UAE government functionary and duped The Leela Palace Hotel in the national capital of Rs 23 lakh after fleeing without paying the bills, was finally arrested by the Delhi Police from Karnataka. A senior police official said that the accused,

New environment university in Sirsi: Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai

KARWAR: Chief minister Basavaraj Bommai on Sunday said that the two existing colleges of forest and horticulture in Sirsi, Uttara Kannada, will be merged and a brand new ‘environment university’ will be created. On a flying visit to the district to inspect development works on the “insistence” of l

Photos: Last session of millenary program of Jamatul Muslimeen Bhatkal: Islahe Muashara

Your phone can be hacked with a photo, is this setting not on in WhatsApp?

New Delhi: 2 January 2023: Hackers keep finding new ways every day to make people their victims. But now GIF is being used for hacking which is very dangerous. Hackers usually use phishing links to target people. But now GIF is being used for hacking, which is very dangerous. With this, hackers can

Karnataka Assembly passes Bill raising SC/ST reservation quota

Belagavi, Dec 27 (IANS): The Karnataka Assembly on Monday passed a Bill to raise reservation quota for Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates in jobs and educational institutions, taking the overall reservation in the state past the 50 per cent ceiling imposed by the Supreme Court.

Karnataka-Maharashtra border areas remain tense; bus services halted

Belagavi, Dec 8 (IANS): The situation in the areas along the border of Maharashtra and Karnataka continued to remain tense on Wednesday, officials said, adding police personnel have been deployed in large numbers to prevent any untoward incident. A heavy police cover continued in the city of Bela

Not sad on being called Siddramullah Khan: Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru, Dec 7 (IANS): Karnataka Opposition leader Siddaramaiah while responding to the BJP calling him 'Siddramullah Khan' said on Wednesday that he was not sad at the Muslim name. "I am not surprised at this propaganda by the BJP," he said. National General Secretary and BJP MLA C.T. Ravi

Legal action if Maharastra ministers try to enter Karnataka, says Bommai

Hubballi, Dec 5 (IANS): Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai warned on Monday that his government will not hesitate to take appropriate action if the ministers from Maharashtra try to enter Karnataka under present circumstances. Speaking to the reporters, CM Bommai said, "If at all the Ministers from

Heavy rainfall likely in several districts including Udupi, Dakshina Kannada, and Uttar Kannada till Nov 24: IMD

Bengaluru, Nov 22 (IANS): India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall till November 24 in most parts of Karnataka, including Bengaluru. The rains are going to lash coastal districts of Udupi, Dakshina Kannada (DK), Uttara Kannada and Udupi besides hilly regions of Shivamogg

Mangaluru: Autorickshaw explosion - ADGP Alok Kumar confirms suspect as Shariq

Mangaluru, Nov 21: ADGP Alok Kumar confirmed the identity of the passenger in the autorickshaw explosion case and said that it was Shariq, an accused in Mangaluru graffiti and a stabbing case in Shivamogga. Addressing media on Monday November 21, he said, “Shariq was involved in Mangaluru graffit

Surathkal tollgate has been canceled: DK MP Nalin Kumar Kateel

Mangaluru: Karnataka BJP President and Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel on Monday said the controversial Surathkal tollgate was canceled by the Union minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Kateel took to his Twitter handle on Monday afternoo

Five arrested in Mandya for attempting religious conversions

Mandya, Nov 12 (IANS): Five people were arrested in Karnataka's Mandya district for attempting religious conversions, police said on Saturday. The five were identified as E.N. Kumara Nagesha and E.N. Vijay Gowda, residents of Kyathanahalli near Malavalli town; K.R. Hemanth Kumar from Kandegala; S

Karnataka High Court grants bail to Bhatkal woman accused of being Pakistani

Bengaluru, Nov 10 (IANS): The Karnataka High Court on Thursday granted bail to a mother of three kids, who was alleged of to be a Pakistan national by investigating agencies. "The accused can't be kept in judicial custody by mere suspicion. She is eligible to get released on bail," the bench head

Pregnant Woman Dies After Being Turned Away From Hospital For Not Having Aadhaar Card

Bengaluru: Following the death of a pregnant woman with twins in Tumakuru after she was allegedly refused treatment, Karnataka health minister K. Sudhakar on Friday said he has ordered for a probe and suspension of three nurses in-charge of the maternity ward and an on-duty doctor, for negligence.

State government seeks report on violations by Arabic schools

Kodagu, Oct 28 (IANS): The ruling BJP in Karnataka has sought a detailed report on violations by the Arabic schools operating across the state, Minister for Education B.C. Nagesh said on Friday. Arabic schools operating in the state are not being run as per the rules. There is no proper learning

Bharat Jodo Yatra attempted to give new direction to country’s politics: DKS

Bengaluru, Oct 25: KPCC Chief D K Shivakumar said the former Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Jodo Yatra in Karnataka received tremendous public support and turned out to be an unprecedented success with people from sections, youth, women and farmers positively responding. Addressing a ne