Bengaluru, May 29 : Most of Karnataka's districts are likely to experience rain on Friday, an official said.
Bengaluru, May 28 : Industrial goods and office supplies e-portal Tolexo announced on Thursday it had tied up with online payment service platform Paytm for quicker transaction processes.
Bengaluru, May 28 : The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) on Thursday said the real estate industry in India will have to be "ethical at the heart of doing everything" to help the country prepare for unprecedented global changes.
Bengaluru, May 28 : The residents of Bengaluru experienced pleasant weather on Thursday, while other parts of Karnataka and its neighbouring states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh braved a heat wave, officials said.
Mysuru (Karnataka), May 28 : Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja, the 22-year-old adopted heir to the Wodiyar dynasty, was on Thursday crowned the 27th king of the erstwhile kingdom of Mysuru.
Bengaluru, May 28 : Bengaluru is likely to experience a pleasant weather with a cloudy sky and the possibility of rain on Thursday, a day when the rest of the country sizzled due to a heat wave, officials said.
Bengaluru, May 27 : The regional passport office here in Karnataka issued a record 2.7 lakh passports in the first five months of this year, generating a revenue of Rs.44 crore, an official said on Wednesday.
Mysuru (Karnataka), May 27 : Mysuru, the cultural capital of Karnataka known the world over as the 'city of palaces', is decked out to welcome its new king, with elaborate preparations in place for the coronation of the erstwhile royal family's scion Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wodiyar on Thursday as the 27th titular head.
Bengaluru, May 27 : Rain is likely on Wednesday in 10 out of the 35 districts of Karnataka, the meteorological department has forecast.
Bengaluru, May 26 : The Karnataka government on Tuesday decided to hand over the multi-crore lottery scam to the CBI for investigation owing to alleged involvement of agents in other states.
Bengaluru, May 26 : The northern parts of Karnataka as well as its coastal region continued to suffer intense summer heat as the day temperatures climbed up to 45 degrees Celsius, authorities said on Tuesday.
Bengaluru, May 25 : The Karnataka government would allow Enforcement Directorate (ED) to investigate the lottery scam if it had an inter-state fallout, Home Minister K.J. George said Monday.
Bengaluru, May 24 : CID sleuths on Sunday interrogated suspended Bengaluru additional commissioner of police Alok Kumar on his alleged nexus with lottery scam kingpin Peri Rajan.
Bengaluru, May 24 : Contrary to the age-old assumption that the Indus script is a language, a veteran science historian has claimed that it is numerical, as evident from numbers and symbols in the seals and artifacts of the Indus Valley Civilisation (3000-1900 BC).
Bengaluru, May 23 : The Karnataka government on Saturday suspended the city's Additional Commissioner of Police Alok Kumar for his alleged links with a lottery scam kingpin, an official source said. The police officer, however, denied any nexus.
Bengaluru, May 23 : Seventeen-year-old Shalini, who doubles up as a housemaid to support her family, has found a solid reason to dream big. She appeared in the two-year pre-university course (PUC) board exam and scored an impressive 85 percent recently.
Bengaluru, May 23 : Seventeen-year-old Shalini, who doubles up as a housemaid to support her family, has found a solid reason to dream big. She recently appeared in the two-year pre-university course (PUC) board exam and scored an impressive 85 percent.
Bengaluru, May 22 : Karnataka's ruling Congress on Friday advised its government not to appeal against the state high court verdict, acquitting AIADMK supremo J. Jayalalithaa in a corruption case.
Bengaluru, May 19 : Karnataka's Health and Family Welfare Minister U.T. Khader on Tuesday appeared for his Master of Arts (M.A.) examination in English at Austin College here in the state capital.
New Delhi, May 19 : Space Behind The Yellow Room - a four member, post metal rock band from Bangalore will perform in Singapore at Music Matters Live 2015 - Asia's premiere independent music festival - on May 23.
Bangalore, May 19 : Kannada superstar Shivrajkumar's daughter Nirupama, who is a doctor by profession, will wed Dileep, also a doctor, here on August 31. The couple was engaged last August.
Davengere (Karnataka), May 16 : Asserting that he would continue to lead the government for the five-year term, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday said he would strive to make the state number one in the country in socio-economic development.
Bengaluru, May 15 : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday warned officials of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) of stern action if they don't improve the city's civic amenities and complete the various infrastructure projects.
Bengaluru, May 15 : A special CBI court on Friday permitted the agency to take porn accused Kaushik Kounar to Delhi on a four-day transit warrant to crack the case related to uploading of obscene videos on social networking sites.
Bengaluru, May 14 : The CBI on Thursday arrested one of the accused in a case relating to the uploading of rape videos on social networking sites.
Bengaluru, May 13 : Asserting that Karnataka was rated as one of the most progressive states of India, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday said the ruling Congress gave equal importance to social and economic sectors.
Bengaluru, May 12 : The TCS World 10K has raised over Rs.3 crore which is being pledged to more than 80 NGOs a week prior to the run from citizens in the city and globally.
Chennai, May 12 : Two major opposition parties in Tamil Nadu - the DMK and PMK - on Tuesday urged the Karnataka government to go in appeal against the Karnataka High Court verdict acquitting former chief minister Jayalalithaa in disproportionate assets case.
Bengaluru, May 11 : In a relief to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa, a special bench of the Karnataka High Court on Monday acquitted her in the Rs.66.65-crore disproportionate assets' case. She was convicted and sentenced to four years' imprisonment by a lower court earlier.
Bengaluru, May 11 : A special bench of the Karnataka High Court on Monday acquitted former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case in which she was convicted and sentenced for four years' imprisonment by a trial court on September 27, 2014.
Bengaluru, May 10 : Security has been stepped up in Bengaluru ahead of Monday's crucial verdict by a special bench of the Karnataka High Court on former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa's appeal against her conviction in a disproportionate assets case.
Bengaluru, May 9 : State-run Canara Bank on Saturday launched three social security schemes, flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Kolkata, for people across Karnataka.
Bengaluru, May 8 : Infosys co-founder N.R. Narayana Murthy on Friday expressed happiness that his son-in-law Rishi Sunak, of the Conservatives, had been elected to the British parliament in the general elections, in his maiden electoral foray.
Kolkata, May 6 : The South Eastern Railway will run a special train between Howrah and Yeshwantpur to help candidates appearing in entrance examinations for admission to engineering, medical and dental colleges in Karnataka, a statement said on Wednesday.
Bengaluru, May 6 : Election to 5,844 rural local bodies (gram panchayats) will be held in two phases on May 29 and June 1 in Karnataka, an official said on Wednesday.
New Delhi/Bengaluru, May 5 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Karnataka government to conduct elections to the Bengaluru civic body within three months.
New Delhi, May 3 : Taking note of the recent phenomenon of foaming of lake Varthur in East Bengaluru, Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) said that the city's as well as urban India's wetlands were under serious threat.
Bengaluru, May 1 : A new stretch of the Bengaluru Metro (Reach 3-B) was thrown open to the public on Friday to commute between Nagasandra and Peenya Industrial Area.
Bangalore, Apr. 29: Huge quantities of white froth spouted from the Varthur Lake in Bangalore on Tuesday morning and spilled on to the roads, causing a traffic jam.
Bengaluru, April 27 : Lawmakers of Karnataka, including cabinet ministers of the ruling Congress have unanimously decided on Monday to contribute one month's salary for relief works in quake-devastated Nepal.
Bengaluru, April 27 : The amendment bill to split Bengaluru civic body was on Monday referred to a select committee of the Karnataka council after the opposition parties refused to pass it as they are against any proposal to bifurcate or trifurcate it.
Bengaluru, April 26 : At least 80 people from Karnataka, who were stranded in quake-hit Nepal, returned to New Delhi on Sunday by a special Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft along with other Indians, an official said.
Bengaluru, April 25 : Around 200 people from various parts of Karnataka are reported to be stranded in quake-hit Nepal, an official said on Saturday.
Chennai, April 25 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to advise the Karnataka government against construction of an illegal reservoir at Mekedatu.
By K.S. Jayaraman, Bengaluru, April 25 : Cord blood banking (CBB) with dubious benefits has become a money-making scam in India and needs tighter control to protect gullible parents from being exploited, top medical researchers say.
Bengaluru, April 24 : A division bench of the Karnataka High Court on Friday directed the state government and the state Election Commission to hold polls to the Bengaluru civic body in the next six months.
Bengaluru, April 24 : The Karnataka High Court on Friday put off elections to the city's Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) civic body.
Bengaluru, April 23 : Five students of an engineering college in their early 20s drowned in a stone-quarry pit at Bettahalasur near the Karnataka capital on Thursday, police said.
Bengaluru, April 23 : A hour-long downpour followed by a burst of hailstorm in many areas on Thursday evening after a hot and humid day wreaked havoc across the city, leading to blackouts and traffic gridlocks.
Bengaluru, April 23 : Maverick filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma's Kannada directorial debut "Killing Veerappan", about the killer of the most wanted forest brigand, will be launched here on Friday on late Kannada superstar Rajkumar's birth anniversary.
Chennai, April 23 : Television actress Pallavi Subhash, who is currently shooting for Tamil romantic-drama "Atcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada", has replaced actress Sonam Bajwa to make her Kannada debut in yet-untitled 25th film of superstar Puneeth Rajkumar.
Bengaluru, April 20 : A bill to split the Bengaluru civic body into two or more corporations was passed on Monday in the Karnataka legislative assembly, ignoring protests by opposition parties.
Bengaluru, April 20 : The Karnataka High Court on Monday restrained the state election commission (SEC) from announcing the date for the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) poll till April 22.
Bengaluru, April 19 : Hundreds of local residents on Sunday urged the Karnataka government to hold free, fair and timely civic elections to the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) as directed by the high court.
Chennai, April 19 : Kannada actress Nikita Thukral has been roped in for a special folk number in Vishal Krishna Reddy-starrer Tamil actioner "Paayam Puli".
Bengaluru, April 18 (: A 12-hour dawn-to-dusk shutdown, which crippled normal life in many parts of Karnataka on Saturday, ended peacefully barring stray incidents.
Bengaluru, Apr. 18 : Pro-Kannada organizations on Saturday called for a shutdown in Karnataka over the Mekedatu drinking water project issue.
Panaji, April 18 : Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Saturday rejected his own BJP's demand to arrest of Karnataka minister R.V. Deshpande for making subtle threats against Goan IT professionals living in Bengaluru in retaliation to the demolition of illegal shanties in southern Goa, some of which housed Kannadigas.
Bengaluru, April 18 : A 12-hour dawn-to-dusk shutdown was underway across Karnataka on Saturday in support of building a reservoir dam across Cauvery river at Mekedatu for hydro-power and drinking water supply in the old Mysore region.
Bengaluru, April 17 : A record 2.67-lakh candidates will appear for preliminary exams on Sunday across Karnataka for just 440 posts in three main state government departments, a senior official said here on Friday.