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Tension aroused at Yellur village on Sunday after members of the Maharashtra Ekikaran Samithi (MES) resorted to stone-throwing and attacked police and media persons. They were condemning the removal of a controversial signboard, depicting the village as part of Maharashtra, by the district administ..
The Legislative Assembly has given its consent to amend a land reforms law that will allow the government to take over agriculture land sanctioned to institutions or industries that fail to utilise it even after seven years from the day it was purchased for non-agriculture purpose. Piloting the Kar..
The grisly accident at an unmanned level crossing in Medak District in Telangana, on Thursday morning, has once again raised concerns about safety at such crossings. While Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have been struggling to bring down the number, Karnataka is bet..
Hubli: A missing complaint of a pet goat has been lodged with police in Negalur village of Haveri district. The local mosque goat has either been goat-napped or has wandered off. The villagers are involved in a frantic search for the pet goat, which went missing a week ago. It's a popular..
Rattled by the non-stop media coverage of the spate of rapes in the city, a miffed Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Tuesday asked reporters if they had no news other than 'rape' to cover. "What rape? Is it the only news you have to cover," Siddaramaiah shot back when reporters asked him at t..
Water Resources Minister M B Patil on Monday, July 21 said that the State government has raised the outflow of Cauvery water from Kabini and KRS reservoirs to Tamil Nadu in the last few days. The Minister added that the move was to prevent any impact on a legal battle being waged by the State befor..
Urban poor percentage in State is way higher than the national average and has been the same for nearly 30-odd years now. While the current national urban poor percentage stands at 26, the percentage in State is 32, according to a study by a senior researcher at the Institute of Social and Economic..
Unique Identification Authority of India and e-Governance departments are planning to convert the 1,000-odd BangaloreOne, KarnatakaOne, Nada Kacheri and gram panchayat centres into permanent Aadhaar enrolment centres. According to Rathan Kelkar, Chief Executive Officer, e-Governance Dep..
The BJP upped the ante by criticising the Congress government for what it said was its “failure” to check the increasing sexual assaults on women. The party also insisted in demanding the resignation of Home Minister K J George on Friday, July 18. The BJP members in the Legisl..
The Food and Civil Supplies department, fed up with the conditions put forth by rice mill owners, has decided not to collect levy rice from owners. It also wants to do away with the practice of private individuals that runs ration shops. Instead, it wants to allow the shops to be operated by co-ope..