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  • You want govt of commission or govt of mission, asks Modi at BJP rally

    Mysuru: PM Narendra Modi on Monday announced two big infrastructure projects for Karnataka, as he mixed Congress bashing with announcements intended to lure voters ahead of assembly polls due in a few months.Addressing a huge BJP rally in Mysuru, Modi, who flagged off a train Mysuru and Udaipur,...

  • Changing with times strength of our society: Modi

    Shravanabelagola (Karnataka): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attended the 88th Mahamastakabhisheka of Bhagawan Bahubali in Shravanabelagola, becoming the first PM to attend the celebrations in 25 years.Addressing the gathering, Modi hailed the role of saints and seers in society."Our saints...

  • Karnataka lawmaker, farmer leader Puttannaiah dies

    Bengaluru: Karnataka's regional party lawmaker and popular farmer leader KS Puttannaiah has passed away. He was 69, an official said on Monday. Puttannaiah died on Sunday night at Mandya, about 100km from here."Puttannaiah breathed his last at 10.55 pm on Sunday night in a state-run hospital...

  • Elephant chasing dogs: Stunning video goes viral

    Bengaluru: A pachyderm chasing two dogs near Kutta in Kodagu district situated close to Nagarahole reserve forest has gone viral on social media. The incident took place on Sunday noon, where a lone wild elephant which entered human habitat chases two dogs which are barking at it. The entire...

  • Modi coming to K'taka; to visit Shravanabelagola, Mysuru

    Mysuru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Karnataka for two days starting Sunday night to participate in various public functions, a BJP leader said."Modi will arrive in Mysuru late Sunday night. He will take a chopper ride on Monday afternoon to Shravanabelagola, about 85 km north of Mysuru...

  • HAL invites private companies to manufacture Dhruv helicopters

    Bengaluru: In a bid to push the 'Make in India' initiative, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) on Friday invited private sector companies to manufacture the civil version of the indigenous Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv.HAL, the public sector defence major which has designed, developed and...

  • Karnataka bus services to TN hit after Cauvery verdict

    Bengaluru: The state-run Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation's (KSRTC) services to neighbouring Tamil Nadu were hit on Friday after the Supreme Court's verdict on the Cauvery river water, an official said."The buses from both the states (Karnataka and Tamil Nadu) are operating only up to the...

  • Two Tarzans of Karnataka and the Congress net

    It is pre-election calculation and yatra period in Karnataka and party-hopping is an unwritten rule which every party sincerely follows. However, the two Tarzans who standout among the swingers are – BS Anand Singh and B Nagendra, who are out on bail in illegal mining cases of...

  • Daya Nayak gets clean chit in disproportionate assets case

    Bengaluru: Mumbai police officer Daya Nayak, who gunned down more than 80 from the Mumbai underworld, has been given a clean chit by a Mumbai special court in a disproportionate assets against him. Following the ruling, Nayak said that "truth always wins". When contacted, Nayak told...

  • Watch: 8-year-old girl rescues her 2-year-old brother from rampaging cow

    Karwar: In a remarkable show of courage, an eight-year-old girl rescued her two-year-old brother from a rampaging cow. The incident occurred in Navilugona village, Hobavar taluk, Karwar district. The girl's bravery has been captured in the CCTV. In the video, the girl, Arathi, is seen playing...

  • Siddaramaiah to present record 13th state budget on Friday

    Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who also holds the Finance portfolio, would set a record of sorts on Friday by presenting his 13th state budget and 6th in a row, an official said on Wednesday. Siddaramaiah will present the budget for 2018-19 on Friday though it will not be a...

  • Notorious north Indian bank robber nabbed in Bengaluru

    Bengaluru: Notorious gangster from Jharkhand, who was involved in various bank robbery cases in North India, has been detained in Bengaluru by the Jharkhand police. The accused, Malken Singh, (38), has been taken into custody by the Jharkhand police with the help of Karnataka's cyber crime...