Tag: Karnataka

Rajya Sabha
Rajya Sabha polls: Big upset for Cong in Himachal, wins 3 seats in Karnataka; BJP bags one extra in UP

Polling was held for 10 seats in Uttar Pradesh, four in Karnataka and one seat in Himachal Pradesh. On February 20, 41 candidates including BJP chief J P Nadda, former Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Union ministers Ashwini Vaishnaw and L Murugan were elected unopposed to the Upper House.

  • Tuesday, 27 February 2024
Monkey Fever
Monkey fever: One more dies in Karnataka, toll rises to four

The state, which has 103 active monkey fever cases, had recorded three deaths so far, one each in Chikkamagaluru, Uttara Kannada and Shivamogga districts.

  • Monday, 26 February 2024
Pre-wedding photoshoot in operation theatre: Doctor loses job in Karnataka
Pre-wedding photoshoot in operation theatre: Doctor loses job in Karnataka

Rao said, "Government hospitals are meant for serving the public, not for personal engagements. I will not tolerate such indiscipline."

  • Saturday, 10 February 2024
Bangalore Metro Rail Corp slaps Rs 10000 fine on passenger for ‘sexually harassing’ woman
Bangalore Metro Rail Corp slaps Rs 10000 fine on passenger for ‘sexually harassing’ woman

Adapting zero tolerance approach towards violence, the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has imposed a hefty fine of Rs 10,000 on a man for misbehaving with a woman passenger.

  • Wednesday, 24 January 2024
Karnataka teacher's intimate pics with student during educational trip go viral; netizens react
Karnataka teacher's intimate pics with student during educational trip goes viral; netizens react

A bizarre incident has come to the fore from Karnataka’s Murugamalla Chikkaballapur district where leaked photos have kicked off a row on the internet. 

  • Friday, 29 December 2023
Enforcement Directorate
ED conducts searches at several locations in MP, Maha & K'taka in online betting case

The ED in a statement said that it carried out searches on Friday at various locations in Indore (Madhya Pradesh), Hubballi (Karnataka) and Mumbai (Maharashtra). 

  • Sunday, 29 October 2023
School headmaster throws acid on girl student in Karnataka, suspended
School headmaster throws acid on girl student in Karnataka, suspended

A headmaster of government school here was suspended on Friday for allegedly throwing acid kept for cleaning toilet at a girl student.

  • Friday, 27 October 2023
Father kills 14-month-old baby to marry again in K’taka village
Father kills 14-month-old baby to marry again in K’taka village

In a shocking case, a man killed his 14-month-old baby in Karnataka's Raichur district as he felt that the child would hamper his chances of remarriage, officials said on Tuesday.

  • Tuesday, 05 September 2023
Will implement Karnataka model of 'Gruha Lakshmi' scheme across country: Rahul
Will implement Karnataka model of 'Gruha Lakshmi' scheme across country: Rahul

He said that the party will launch the Karnataka’s Gruha Lakshmi model across the country.

  • Wednesday, 30 August 2023
Two Karnataka college students commit suicide after intimate video surfaces
Two Karnataka college students commit suicide after intimate video surfaces

The scene of the boy and girl at the terrace of their college was shot by some unknown person, without their knowledge.

  • Sunday, 30 July 2023
Congress govt in Karnataka decides to repeal anti-conversion law brought in by BJP regime
Congress govt in Karnataka decides to repeal anti-conversion law brought in by BJP regime

The government will introduce a bill in this regard in the upcoming legislature session, which starts on July 3.

  • Thursday, 15 June 2023
Grandson kills Grandmother
Karnataka youth kills granny, drives around the city with body in car

The arrested grandson has been identified as 23-year-old Supreeth, a resident of Gayathripuram Layout in Mysuru. Sulochana (75) is the deceased elderly woman.

  • Friday, 09 June 2023
Congress govt hikes power tariff by Rs. 2.89 in Karnataka
Congress govt hikes power tariff by Rs. 2.89 in Karnataka

Interestingly, during the recently-held Assembly elections, the Congress party had promised to provide 200 units of free power under the 'Griha Jyoti' scheme.

  • Tuesday, 06 June 2023
Out of 1,001 Karnataka candidates, 345 from different parties faced criminal cases: ADR report
Out of 1,001 Karnataka candidates, 345 from different parties faced criminal cases: ADR report

"Out of 1,001 contesting candidates analysed belonging to eight political parties, 220 (22 per cent) have declared serious criminal cases against themselves.

  • Monday, 29 May 2023
Praveen Sood takes charge as new CBI Director
Praveen Sood takes charge as new CBI Director

His name was shortlisted among three candidates in a high-powered committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • Thursday, 25 May 2023
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