31 Aug 2015
Bengaluru: A CID probe was today announced by the Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah into the murder of progressive Kannada thinker and scholar M M Kalburgi at his residence at Dharwad in north Karnataka.
28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Putting the onus back on Congress, the Centre said yesterday the party should convince its units in Goa and Maharashtra over the Mahadayi river dispute even as it stressed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was ready to solve the issue by convening a meeting of the chief ministers of the two states and that of Karnataka.
26 Aug 2015
Bengaluru: Karnataka High Court today found substance in the claim of Para-athlete HN Girisha challenging the recommendation of Sania Mirza for the prestigious Khel Ratna award and issued notices to sports ministry and the tennis ace herself.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Prime Minister's Office is likely to take up the issue of steel giant Posco's proposed USD 10.5-billion integrated steel plant in Jagatsinghpur with the Odisha government and the company officials today.
19 Aug 2015
Ballari (Karnataka): Thirty-three persons from Bihar, who were engaged as labourers illegally at a private company at Kuditini near here, were rescued by district administration officials today.
19 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government today said there is no 'immediate plan' to permit foreign direct investment in the country's coffee and rubber plantation sector.
24 Aug 2015
Anantapur: A Congress MLA from Karnataka was among six people killed when a speeding granite-laden truck rammed into Bangalore-Nanded Express train after breaking the gate at a level crossing in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh in the wee hours today.
18 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Coffee stocks today surged up to 12 percent as the government considers allowing foreign direct investment (FDI) in the commodity's plantation sector.
27 Jul 2015
Bengaluru: Karnataka Lokayukta Bhaskar Rao's son was today arrested by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in connection with an alleged extortion racket in the anti-graft obudsman' office.
08 Aug 2015
Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today accused his Tamil Nadu counterpart of 'politicising' the Mekedatu dam project across river Cauvery and reaffirmed his government's commitment to go ahead with the project.