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Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa

COVID-19 in Karnataka: CM BS Yediyurappa calls for an all-party meeting to take stock of surge in cases

The government plans to invite former chief ministers Siddaramaiah and HD Kumaraswamy, Congress state unit president DK Shivakumar and le...Read More

Where was lord Hanuman born? Dispute erupts between Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh over birthplace

Where was lord Hanuman born? Dispute erupts between Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh over birthplace

According to Karnataka, Hanuman was born on a hillock called Anjanadri in Kishkinda, near Anegundi, in Koppala district

COVID-19 in Karnataka: Second wave intensifies in state as 10,250 test positive; 7,584, reported in Bengaluru alone

COVID-19 in Karnataka: Second wave intensifies in state as 10,250 test positive; 7,584, reported in Bengaluru alone

The Health Department was quick to point out that the big spike was because more tests were done – from 98,000 on Saturday to 1.32 lakh o...Read More

Rahul Gandhi

Give vax to all who need it: Rahul

New DelhiFormer Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday appealed to PM Modi to open the Covid-19 vaccination to everyone who needs it, ...Read More

Karnataka ministers spar over Covid handling

Karnataka ministers spar over Covid handling

While Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar wants strict measures to contain the spread of the Coronavirus, Deputy Chief Minister Dr CN Ashwathna...Read More

Covid spreading at fast pace, next 4 weeks very critical: Govt

Covid spreading at fast pace, next 4 weeks very critical: Govt

New DelhiThe Centre on Tuesday said Covid-19 is spreading faster in the country than during the last year and cautioned the next four wee...Read More

Nambi Narayanan , Rtd ISRO scientist

Centre urges Supreme Court for urgent hearing in 1994 espionage case against ISRO scientist Dr S Nambi Narayanan

Narayanan and Sasikumaran had to face the ignominy of being chained and tortured

Karnataka reports massive COVID-19 spike, 6150 test positive in single day

Karnataka reports massive COVID-19 spike, 6150 test positive in single day

Bengaluru: Karnataka reported a huge jump in new Covid-19 cases with 6,150 people testing positive on Tuesday. For the past few days, the...Read More

Relief for BS Yediyurappa as SC stays Karnataka HC order directing trial court to proceed against him in corruption case

Relief for BS Yediyurappa as SC stays Karnataka HC order directing trial court to proceed against him in corruption case

A bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde, hearing the CM's appeal against the HC order rejecting his plea seeking quashing of the crimina...Read More

Rare Channakeshava idol found while sand mining in Sakleshpur taluk

Rare Channakeshava idol found while sand mining in Sakleshpur taluk

Bengaluru: In what is described as hitting a gold mine, an extremely rare idol resembling the famous Channakeshava of Hoysala temple at B...Read More

Bajrang Dal men booked in stabbing case

Bajrang Dal men booked in stabbing case

Four Bajrang Dal members were arrested and booked for attempt to murder for beating and stabbing a 23-year-old man who was accompanying h...Read More

Karnataka minister says 
letter not an act of revolt

Karnataka minister says letter not an act of revolt

Despite facing flak from party and cabinet colleagues in Karnataka, senior Bharatiya Janata Party minister KS Eshwarappa has defended his...Read More

11 states, UTs of ‘grave concern’ to take strict action

11 states, UTs of ‘grave concern’ to take strict action

New DelhiEleven states and Union Territories, marked as “states of grave concern” because of their rising daily Covid-19 cases, have not ...Read More

Karnataka govt issues new guidelines amid rising COVID-19 cases; check out the full list

Karnataka govt issues new guidelines amid rising COVID-19 cases; check out the full list

Bengaluru: Alarmed at the possibility of a second wave of Covid-19, the Karnataka government Friday introduced fresh regulations. This in...Read More

BS Yediyurappa gets backing as Karnataka BJP rift widens

BS Yediyurappa gets backing as Karnataka BJP rift widens

Four ministers back Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa after senior minister KS Eshwarappa’s political ‘letter bomb’ to the Governor accusing ...Read More

India ends March with highest Covid-19 deaths in 2021

India ends March with highest Covid-19 deaths in 2021

New DelhiIndia on Wednesday recorded the highest single-day fatalities of 354 in 2021, pushing the country’s total Covid-19 death toll du...Read More

Ex-PM HD Deve Gowda, wife Chennamma test positive for COVID-19

Ex-PM HD Deve Gowda, wife Chennamma test positive for COVID-19

Deve Gowda is presently a Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha representing Karnataka

It's BJP vs BJP in Karnataka: KS Eshwarappa files complaint against CM BS Yediyurappa for interfering in various departments

It's BJP vs BJP in Karnataka: KS Eshwarappa files complaint against CM BS Yediyurappa for interfering in various departments

Eshwarappa said he had tried to address this matter internally with the CM regarding allocation of funds

Karnataka 'sex CD' scandal: Women involved in the case records her statement

Karnataka 'sex CD' scandal: Women involved in the case records her statement

On March 26, an FIR was registered against Jarkiholi accusing him of sexual harassment, criminal intimidation and cheating

Karnataka 'sex CD' scandal: Special Investigation Team questions Ramesh Jarkiholi

Karnataka 'sex CD' scandal: Special Investigation Team questions Ramesh Jarkiholi

The woman involved requested the court to personally supervise the investigation and direct the state to provide her with protection

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