CCB notice to Muthappa Rai over fire arms puja

Saturday, October 20th, 2018

Bengaluru: N Muthappa Rai, former gangster, activist, president of the Karnataka Athletics Association has received a notice from the Central Crime Branch police after he posted a video on social media performing a puja on arms and lethal weapons during the Ayudha Puja event . In the video, Rai was seen with long guns and […]

Musician Raghu Dixit accused of sexual harassment

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Bengaluru: Following allegations of sexual misconduct by an anonymous woman on Twitter, that was shared by singer Chinmayi Sripaada, folk singer Raghu Dixit has issued a statement on Wednesday, apologising to the woman who made the allegation. Chimanyi had on Tuesday tweeted a screenshot of a co-singer’s experience with Raghu Dixit. The singer, who wished […]

Woman journalist, 32, hacked to death at her home

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
Subarna Nodi

Dhaka: A woman journalist of a television channel in Bangladesh has been hacked to death with a sharp-edged weapon by some unidentified assailants at her home, media reports said today. Subarna Nodi, 32, was a correspondent of private news channel Ananda TV and also worked for the Daily Jagroto Bangla newspaper. She lived in Radhanagar […]

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies at 93

Thursday, August 16th, 2018
Atal Bhihari

New Delhi : Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee died in New Delhi today. He was 93 years old. Vajpayee was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on June 11 with kidney infection, chest congestion, urinary tract infection and low urine output. According to a statement issued by AIIMS, Vajpayee died […]

Dinesh Gundu Rao appointed as a new state president of congress

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Bengaluru: Dinesh Gundu Rao has been appointed the new president of the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC). Rao is a five-time MLA from Gandinagar constituency in Bengaluru city. Similarly, Eshwar Khandre has been nominated as working president of KPCC. Both the appointments were made by Congress president Rahul Gandhi. The Congress Party appreciates the hard […]

HD Kumaraswamy takes oath as the 25th Chief Minister of Karnataka

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Bangaluru: Karnataka gets a new Chief Minister as H D Kumaraswamy takes oath, administered by governor Vala. H D Kumaraswamy takes oath as the Chief Minister of Karnataka in the name of the people of Karnataka and God. Alongside, Congress’ Dalit leader Parameshwara is being administered oath as the Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka. The […]

Sandalwood actress Amulya joins JD(S)

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Bangaluru: Sandalwood actress Amulya has entered into politics by joining the Janata Dal (Secular). Amulya, who recently married Jagadish, the son of former BBMP corporator Ramachandra, joined the JD(S) in the presence former prime minister H D Deve Gowda in Bengaluru on Tuesday April 17. Ramachandra was a BJP corporator. All three of them (Ramachandra, […]

Total number of vehicles in Karnataka to cross two crore

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Bangaluru: Recent survey provided by the Regional Transport Office shows that more than 16 lakh new vehicles have joined the traffic in the state last year. Total number of vehicle in the state resulted in 1.9 crore in 2017. Compared to 2016’s statistics 7.1 lakhs, this year only 6.44 lakhs vehicles were registered in 12 […]

Mumbai Kamala Mills fire: Two managers of ‘1-Above’ pub arrested

Monday, January 1st, 2018

Mumbai: Mumbai Police today arrested two managers of ‘1-Above’ in connection with the fire that claimed 14 lives on December 29. The arrested persons have been identified as Kevin Bava and Lisbon Lopez. A criminal case was registered against them with NM Joshi Marg Police after the tragedy last week. Police said that the duo […]

The enduring popularity of Narendra Modi

Friday, December 29th, 2017

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi should have had a rough year. In early 2017, he had to deal with the fall out of a currency demonetization program that wreaked havoc on the economy and slowed economic growth. The after-effects lingered throughout the economy for much of the year. Then, in another major economic initiative rolled […]