Demand for recognition of Tulu as official language of state

Friday, August 28th, 2020

Magaluru : An appeal has been made to Chief minister BS Yeddyurappa for the recognition of Tulu as the official language of the state by the leaders of Dakshina Kannada. In accordance with Article 345-B of the Constitution, many states of India have declared the language with rich cultural background as the official language of […]

You can Choose to be Casteless in Census

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Tumakur: A caste census to be taken up by the State Backward Classes Commission in November or December this year would also acknowledge ‘casteless’ people. The census will have a column for those who do not want to be identified with a particular caste and those who married out of castes and religion. Chairman of […]

State to be free from beggars in next 5 yrs : CM

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Bangalore : Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda  has said that the state government aims at making the state free from beggars within the next five years. He was speaking at a function after visiting the Beggars Rehabilitation Centre at Kottigepalya at Magadi in the capital on May 21, Monday. He said the baggers census would […]

Sangh Parivar creates confusion in anti-communal violence bill – Poojary

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011
Poojary Press Meet

Mangalore : Senior Congress leader Janardhan Poojary said that certain Sangh Parivar leaders at a recent rally objected Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence Bill stating it to be ‘Anti Hindu act, act of dividing hindus, no protection to hindus, draconian law and other. Speaking at the press meet held at District Congres Office, he […]

Caste – based Census has Ministers’ group consent

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010
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New Delhi: Whether caste system is strong or not, a group of Central Ministers headed by FM, Pranab Mukherjee has accepted the principle of caste – based census 2011 for enumeration in phase 2 next year. Caste has been condemned by one and all, but its roots are strong, and leaving the exceptions, everybody knows […]