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Karnataka shocker: Father carries daughter's corpse on moped following hospital's apathy
Karnataka , Feb.21 : In yet another shocking case of apathy, a distraught father carried the body of his dead daughter to the hospital in in Karnataka's Tumkur district, as there were no ambulances available. Read Full Story

Karnataka: Nine killed, over 43 injured as tanker rams into tempo
Yadgir (Karnataka) , Feb. 21 : At least nine people were killed and 43 others suffered serious injuries following a deadly collision between a tempo and a cement tanker today in Karnataka's Yadgir district. Read Full Story

Bengaluru: Three-year-old girl molested, parents protest outside school
Bengaluru, (Karnataka), Feb. 20 : The parents of children studying in a private school in Bengaluru gathered around the school after they heard that a three-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by an employee. Read Full Story

Karnataka: Tempo-tanker collision claims eight lives
Yadgir, (Karnataka), Feb. 20 : As many as eight people were killed after a collision between a tempo and a cement tanker took place on Monday in Karnataka's Yadgir. Read Full Story

Biker molests air hostess on Bengaluru street
Bengaluru, Feb 20 : : An air hostess was allegedly molested an injured after a bike-borne man attacked her in a posh locality of Bengaluru, reports said. Read Full Story

Highly polluted Bengaluru lake catches fire
Bengaluru, Feb 17 : Flames continued to leap from the highly polluted waters of Bellandur lake in Bengaluru since Thursday after toxic froth caught fire, media reports said. Read Full Story

Karnataka passes bill to legalise Kambala
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Feb. 13 : The Karnataka Government on Monday passed an amendment bill in the state assembly to legalise the traditional buffalo race Kambala. Read Full Story

Cong. MLAs in Karnataka committing serious economic offence: BJP
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Feb. 12 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday accused the Congress MLAs in Karnataka of committing serious economic offence and asked Chief Minister K. Siddaramaiah to take cognizance of such matters. Read Full Story

Bill paving way for Kambala tabled in Karnataka Assembly
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Feb. 10 : A Bill to pave way for Kambala, the traditional buffalo race held in the coastal districts of Karnataka, has been tabled in the state assembly today. Read Full Story

SM Krishna to join BJP, confirms BS Yeddyurappa
Bangalore, Feb 4 : Former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna is likely to join the Bharatiya Janata Party. Read Full Story

Ex-Cong leader S. M. Krishna to join BJP: B.S. Yeddyurappa
Bengaluru (Karnataka), Feb. 4: State president of Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP), B S Yeddyurappa on Saturday said that ex-Congress leader S.M. Krishna will join the Bharatiya Janata Party. Read Full Story

Ugandan woman murdered over arguments in Bengaluru
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Feb. 3: A woman from Ugandan origin was allegedly murdered last night in Bengaluru by a youth over a trivial row at her house in Kothanur. Read Full Story

Karnataka: ACB raids Gulbarga traffic police constables' residence
Gulbarga (Karnataka) , Feb. 3 : The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) conducted a raid on Gulbarga traffic police constable Kanaka Reddy's residence this morning in connection with the disproportionate assets case. Read Full Story

Karnataka: Kalaburgi administration introduces e-office
Kalaburagi (Karnataka) , Feb 3 : Carrying forward Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mission of a 'Digital India', the district administration in Karnataka has started e-office from January 2 in Kalaburagi district. Read Full Story

Karnataka school students distribute roses to dissuade helmetless bikers
Gulbarga (Karnataka) , Feb. 3 : In order to spread awareness and underscore the importance of safe driving, the students in Karnataka's Gulbarga gave roses to two-wheeler riders sans helmets. Read Full Story

Boy deprived of help dies after bystanders turn mute spectators in Karnataka
Koppal (Karnataka) , Feb. 2 : In yet another example of public apathy, a 17-year-old boy died after a bus ran over him because bystanders turned mute spectators and clicked pictures of the bleeding victim. Read Full Story

Narayana Health completes 100 robotic surgeries in five months
Bengaluru, (Karnataka), , Jan. 25 : The Infosys Institue of Robotic Surgeries at Narayana Health City has successfully completed over 100 robotic surgeries in just five months. Read Full Story

Congress high command will convince Krishna to join back: G. Parameshwara
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 30 : Urging the Congress top brass to convince senior leader S. M. Krishna not to quit, Karnataka Home Minister G. Parameshwara on Monday expressed hope that the high command will be able to convince him not to leave the party. Read Full Story

Karnataka HC adjourns Kambala issue by two weeks, to call petitioner after Jallikattu verdict
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 30 : The Karnataka High Court has adjourned the Kambala matter for two weeks and advised the petitioner to come back once the apex court passes a verdict on Tamil Nadu's bull taming sport Jallikattu. Read Full Story

Desperate elements have joined 'hands' with punctured 'wheels': BJP
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 30 : Coming down heavily on the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said desperate elements have joined hands with punctured wheels and are claiming to win 300 seats. Read Full Story

Congress downplays Krishna's resignation, says focus on fighting 'non-secular' BJP
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 30 : Attempting to downplay the shocking resignation of former external affairs minister S.M. Krishna, the Congress Party on Monday said that one must not feel disappointed and quit, adding the focus at the moment is to fight the 'non-secular' Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Read Full Story

Have to build secular force to fight 'non-secular' BJP: Congress
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India],Jan 30: In the wake of the shocking resignation of senior Congress leader S.M Krishna, the grand old party has asked the veteran to think over his decision before launching attacks on the party. Read Full Story

Congress doesn't need mass leaders but wants managers: S.M. Krishna
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 29 : A day after resigning from the Congress Party, former external affairs minister and senior leader S.M. Krishna on Sunday said the grand old party doesn't need mass leaders like him and only wants managers, who can handle a situation. Read Full Story

SM Krishna quits Congress
Bangalore, Jan 29 : Senior Congress leader SM Krishna has quit the party. Read Full Story

Siddaramaiah's style of functioning causing desertion within Congress: BJP on SM Krishna resignation
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 29 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has said the reason for former external affairs minister S.M. Krishna's resignation from the Congress party is due to Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's style of functioning which has left several senior leaders disenchanted with the party functionaries. Read Full Story

Internal disturbance within Congress might have led to S.M. Krishna's resignation: Former Karnataka CM Singh
Gulbarga (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 29 : Expressing shock over the resignation of former external affairs minister and senior Congress leader S.M. Krishna, former Karnataka chief minister Dharam Singh has said the incident shreds light on the internal disturbance that has been percolating within the state party unit. Read Full Story

SM Krishna decides to quit from active politics?
Chennai, Jan 28 : Former Karnataka Chief Minister S.M. Krishna has decided to retire from primary membership of the Congress party, media reports said. Read Full Story

Veteran Congressman S. M. Krishna resigns from party
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan. 28 : Former Karnataka chief minister and senior Congress leader S. M. Krishna on Saturday resigned from all the posts held by him in the grand old party. Read Full Story

Karnataka HC issues bailable warrant against Mallya
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 27 : The Karnataka High Court on Friday issued bailable warrant against liquor baron Vijay Mallya for violating the undertaking given to the Debt Recovery Tribunal (DRT) which had asked him not to transfer or deal with assets. Read Full Story

Infosys Foundation hospital completes 100 robotic surgeries in five months
Bengaluru, (Karnataka), , Jan. 25 : The Institute of Robotic Surgery in Bengaluru, using the Da Vinci Robotic Surgical System, has successfully completed over 100 robotic surgeries in just five months. Read Full Story

Karnataka CM Siddarmaiah bats for revocation of ban on Kambala, mulls ordinance
Bengaluru(Karnataka) , Jan. 24 : With the clamour growing for revoking ban on Kambala, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddarmaiah on Tuesday pitched for the traditional annual buffalo race, saying that the government will bring ordinance to lift the ban if necessary. Read Full Story

Karnataka: Five bogies of goods train derails near Hubli station
Hubli (Karnataka) , Jan. 18 : At least five bogies of a goods train derailed near Hubli station in Karnataka. Read Full Story

CISF jawan allegedly commits suicide at Bengaluru airport
Bengaluru, Jan 16 : : A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) jawan on Monday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle at Kempe Gowda Airport in Bengaluru, media reports said. Read Full Story

Cauvery row: SC dismisses plea seeking compensation from Karnataka, Tamil Nadu Govt. during violence
New Delhi , Jan. 13 : The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the plea seeking compensation from both Karnataka and Tamil Nadu Governments for the loss of property during the Cauvery water related dispute between both the states. Read Full Story

Under construction building collapses in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, (Karnataka), , Jan. 8 : An under construction building collapsed near Accenture campus in Whitefield area here this morning. Read Full Story

Bangalore hosts Cult 10K Run with Milind Soman
Bangalore , Jan.7 : First edition of Cult 10K run saw thousands of runners across age groups, gender and different occupations participating enthusiastically in the 5 km and 10 km run at Cubbon Park in Bangalore. Read Full Story

Bengaluru: After New Year shame, woman in Burqa molested in broad daylight
Bengaluru, Jan 7 : It is barely a week that Bengaluru was shamed with videos of mass molestation on New Year's eve and assault of a woman while returning home, another CCTV footage has come to fore where a woman in Burqa was attacked by a man early on Friday morning in northern part of the city. Read Full Story

Bengaluru set to host 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas from today
Bengaluru , Jan. 7 : The 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD) convention will today begin in Bengaluru. Read Full Story

Bengaluru shame continues, as third case of sexual assault emerges
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 6 : With the nation still seething from the horrific mass molestation case reported from Bengaluru during New Year celebrations, yet another shocker has emerged the city where a 23-year-old woman was brutally thrashed and allegedly molested in Nagarwara Main Road on Friday morning. Read Full Story

Bangalore molestation: Angry Virat questions people's mindset
Mumbai, Jan 6 : Popular cricketer and Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli has slammed the Bangalore molestation incident as 'really really disturbing'. Read Full Story

Bengaluru: Men who molested woman returning home on New Year's eve stalked her for days
Bengaluru, Jan 5 : The Bengaluru woman, who was molested by two bike-borne men on New Year's eve captured on security cameras, had been stalked by a group of men from nearly a week, media reports said. Read Full Story

Bengaluru molestation case: Police arrest four out of six accused, main culprit identified
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 5 : Bengaluru Police Commissioner Praveen Sood announced Thursday that four persons of the six involved in Bengaluru molestation case have been arrested. Read Full Story

Parameshwara now takes a U-turn, says quoted 'out of context'
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 5 : Drawing flak for his remark on the Bengaluru molestation incident, Karnataka Home Minister G. Parameshwara on Thursday said that he has been quoted 'out of context'. Read Full Story

Facilitating a social revolution for the life and dignity of Indian Women: Lessons from Bengaluru molestations
By Shambhavi Ravishankar, New Delhi [India], Jan. 5 : On the December 31, 2016, yet another example of societal disregard for women and the laws protecting them was seen in an assault on women in Bengaluru. Read Full Story

Bengaluru : Four arrested for molesting woman on New Year's Eve
Bengaluru, Jan 5 : : Police have arrested four persons in connection with the molestation of a woman which was filmed on security cameras on New Year's Eve, whipping up nationwide uproar, reports said. Read Full Story

SC to hear Cauvery water issue on Feb. 7
New Delhi , Jan. 4 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday announced to continue the hearing of the Cauvery water issue on February 7. Read Full Story

Bengaluru: CCTV camera captures molestation shocker
Bengaluru, Jan 4 : A shocking video of a woman returning home on the New Year night getting molested in a lane by two motorbike borne men left people shocked in Bengaluru where several cases of mass molestation were reported and captured in images triggering a nationwide outrage. Read Full Story

Incensed Bengalurians voice against Karnataka Home Minister post molestation remark
Bangaluru/New Delhi, , Jan. 4 : Bengalurians across the board on Wednesday said that they were ashamed about the mass molestation of girls on December 31. Read Full Story

Bengaluru horror turns nightmare for girls
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 4 : The IT capital of India, Bengaluru has been in news for all the wrong reasons. It's not been even a week when the incident of mass molestation in the city came to light, that another such incident has put a blot on the city's safety and security. Read Full Story

Bengaluru shamed again! CCTV footage shows another incident of molestation
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 4 : Bringing more shame to India's IT capital Bengaluru, another incident of molestation has come to light. Read Full Story

SC to hear plea on Cauvery river dispute
New Delhi , Jan. 4 : The Supreme Court will hear a plea regarding the Cauvery dispute as its interim order, directing Karnataka to release 2000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu, ends today. Read Full Story

Karnataka HM should be cautious, responsible before making 'irresponsible' remarks: BJP
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 4 : Reprimanding Karnataka Home Minister G. Parameshwara's statement that such incidents do happen on New Year's Eve and Christmas and that they do take a lot of precautions, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) asked the former to be more cautious and responsible before reacting to such incidents. Read Full Story

Karnataka Cooperation and Sugar Minister H.S. Mahadeva Prasad dies
New Delhi, Jan 3 : Karnataka Cooperation and Sugar Minister H.S. Mahadeva Prasad passed away on Tuesday. Read Full Story

Bengaluru mass molestation: Misogynistic political remarks trigger outrage
Bengaluru/New Delhi, Jan 3 : Political leaders, including Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara, have triggered an outrage with their remarks after they blamed 'western culture' as the reason behind the mass molestation incident in India's IT hub Bengaluru during new year eve. Read Full Story

Karnataka HM cries foul, says remarks over Bengaluru molestation case 'interpreted out of context'
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 3 : Karnataka's Home Minister G. Parameshwara, who has been drawing for his comments on the Bengaluru mass molestation incident on the New year's eve, on Tuesday asserted that his remarks have been interpreted out of context and not taken in its entirety. Read Full Story

Bengaluru molestation incident and its after-effects
New Delhi , Jan. 3 : As the nation expresses outrage over the mass molestation incident that took place in India's IT capital Bengaluru on New Year's eve, some of our representatives triggered controversy with their comments. Read Full Story

Karnataka BJP MP Hedge caught on camera thrashing docs
Sirsi (Karnataka) , Jan. 3 : A clear case of high handedness came to light when Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Ananth Kumar Hegde thrashed three doctors at Sirsi in Karnataka yesterday. Read Full Story

Karnataka announces three-day state mourning over Mahadeva Prasad's demise
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 3 : The Karnataka Government on Tuesday announced a one-day leave and a three-day state mourning following the demise of Minister for Cooperation H. S. Mahadeva Prasad. Read Full Story

Karnataka Minister H. S. Mahadeva Prasad passes away
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Jan. 3 : Karnataka State Minister for Cooperation H. S. Mahadeva Prasad passed away on Tuesday after suffering a heart attack. Read Full Story

Condemn Karnataka HM's 'irresponsible' comment: Rijiju
New Delhi , Jan. 3 : Condemning Karnataka Home Minister G. Parameshwara's remark on mass molestation in Bengaluru that such incident do happen on New Year day and Christmas, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday dubbed it as 'irresponsible' and demanded arrest and punishment for all the identified culprits. Read Full Story


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