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.
31 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today stayed the operation of a Rajasthan High Court order terming the religious practice of 'santhara' as illegal. 'Santhara' is a ritual of fasting until death prevalent among Jain community members.
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.
26 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry does not have the power to declare as void the Delhi government's probe into an alleged CNG fitness scam, the city government said today.
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.
22 Aug 2015
Washington: Indian-American US Presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal has joined fellow Republican candidate Donald Trump in calling for an end to birthright citizenship for children born to illegal immigrants.
12 Aug 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has directed the Chief Secretary to conduct an inquiry into the allegations of illegal detention of foreigners in the state.
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.
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Anil Agarwal-led mining firm Vedanta today said it has received necessary government approvals and will resume operations from today at its biggest iron ore mines at Codli in Sanguem taluka in Goa.