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Late Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar's last movie poster released
Bengaluru, Jan 26 (IANS) The fans of late Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar were in for a Republic Day treat when the producers of his last movie 'James' released its poster. The poster shows Rajkumar as a soldier getting ready for action.
2022-01-26
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Kannada movie 'Totapuri' song teaser adapts 'Karz' track
Bengaluru, Jan 26 (IANS) The makers of the pan-Indian Kannada comedy entertainer, 'Totapuri', starring noted actor Jaggesh, have released a song teaser from the movie, and judging from the views it has already garnered, it seems to have struck a chord with the audience.
2022-01-26
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
Dejected live-in partner kidnaps woman's brother, K'taka Police arrests 6
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) The Karnataka Police have arrested a man and five others for kidnapping the brother of a woman, who was in a live-in relationship with him in Bengaluru. The accused resorted to crime to force her back into the relationship after she left him, police said on Monday.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
K'taka govt revokes rule making Kannada lang mandatory for UG courses
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Karnataka government has rolled back the decision of making Kannada language mandatory for Undergraduate students.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Politics
Feb 3 OTT release for Kannada comedy drama 'One Cut Two Cut'
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) In good news for Kannada film lovers, Amazon Prime Video has announced that the comedy drama, 'One Cut Two Cut', starring Danish Sait in the lead role, will be premiering on February 3.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz
First look of Nikhil Kumar's 'Yaduveera' well-received by Kannada audiences
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Nikhil Kumar's rugged look in 'Yaduveera', which was released recently, has been well-received by Kannada audiences, according to industry analysts.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz
Kannada film industry bounces back after K'taka eases curbs
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) The Kannada film industry, which had suffered a setback after the imposition of a weekend curfew in Karnataka, is showing signs of revival after the state government announced that it was withdrawing the move.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz
Man held for raping 8-yr-old in K'taka
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) A 36-year-old man has been arrested for raping an eight-year-old girl here, police said on Monday.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
K'taka CM Bommai starts preparation for his maiden budget
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has started preparations for his maiden budget after coming to the coveted post.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
K'taka: Covid cases explode in Ballari, Mandya colleges
Ballari, Jan 24 (IANS) As many as 37 Covid cases have been reported from Krishnadevaraya University in Nandihalli Post Graduation Center in Sandur taluk of Karnataka's Ballari district on Monday. According to University sources, the test results of many more students are yet to come.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Campus Front of India opposes setting up of Sanskrit University in K'taka
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Campus Front of India, a student organisation, on Monday condemned the Karnataka government's decision to set up a Sanskrit University in the state calling it an attempt to subvert the state language Kannada.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Politics
Appointments to Boards, Corporations decided by party: K'taka CM
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Appointments to various Boards and Corporations are decided after due deliberation by the party, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Monday.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
B'luru airport records 'highest-ever' cargo tonnage
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) The Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) has recorded its highest-ever cargo tonnage, despite a turbulent pandemic environment.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Business/Economy
PKL 8: We are looking to ride on the momentum and keep winning matches, says Rohit Gulia
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) The Haryana Steelers will be looking to continue their good form after registering a thrilling 36-35 victory over U.P. Yoddha in Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 8. The Haryana side is all set to take on Gujarat Giants in their next match in Bengaluru on Wednesday.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: Maninder Singh helps Warriors thrash Pink Panthers
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Maninder Singh was the star for defending champions Bengal Warriors as they beat Jaipur Pink Panthers 41-22 in Match 75 of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 8 at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Monday. Captain Maninder scored 13 points and was supported by his entire team in securing a win that will improve their playoff chances. Jaipur's Arjun Deshwal picked up 10 points but received very little support from his defence and offence.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Karnataka logs 46,426 new Covid cases, 32 deaths
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Karnataka logged 46,426 new Covid cases against 41,703 discharges on Monday, as well as another 32 deaths.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Govt wants to strengthen Mahila varsity: K'taka Minister
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) The Karnataka government does not have any intention of closing the Mahila University in Vijayapura but it wants to expand and strengthen it instead, C.N. Ashwath Narayan, Minister for Higher Education, clarified on Monday.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Human Interest/Society,Politics
PKL 8: Defence helps Puneri Paltan decimate Dabang Delhi
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) Puneri Paltan came up with a dominant display to thrash Dabang Delhi K.C. 42-25 in Match 76 of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 8 at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Monday. The team from Pune dominated the mat right from the first whistle to inflict a morale-depleting loss on Season 7 runners-up Delhi.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Will do what is required to stop Hogenakkal project by TN: K'taka CM
Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Saturday that his government would do what is required for the Central government to deny permission to the Hogenakkal project, Phase 2, being carried out by neighbouring Tamil Nadu.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
K'taka hijab row triggers debate on religious practices in educational institutions
Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) The issue of wearing a hijab (head covering worn in public by Muslim women) to the colleges along with the uniform has sparked a debate in Karnataka over religious practices impacting the education system in the state. The matter has also snowballed into a controversy on whether the hijab could be considered as part of the uniform.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Politics,Religion
Karnataka logs 50K new Covid cases, 19 deaths
Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) Karnataka logged 50,210 new Covid cases against 22,842 discharges and 19 deaths on Sunday.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
PKL 8: Haryana Steelers defeat U.P. Yoddha 36-35
Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) The Haryana Steelers registered a thrilling 36-35 victory over U.P. Yoddha in Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 here on Sunday. The two sides played out an even contest for the most part of the match before Vinay scored a bonus point in the last few seconds of the game to ensure that the Haryana side walked off the mat as the winners of the match.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: Bengaluru Bulls beat Telugu Titans in South Indian derby
Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) Super 10 score by Pawan Sehrawat helped Bengaluru Bulls beat Telugu Titans 36-31 in Match 74 of Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Sunday.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Netaji's statue to be shifted in front of Vidhana Soudha: Bommai
Bengaluru, Jan 23 (IANS) Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's statue would be shifted to a suitable spot -- in front of the Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Sunday.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
NRAI thanks K'taka CM for lifting weekend curfew
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) has thanked Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai for lifting the weekend curfew in Karnataka and hearing the concerns of the restaurant industry.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine
K'taka HC quashes proceedings against Delhi-based event manager in drug cases
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has quashed proceedings against Viren Khanna, a Delhi-based event manager and socialite, in two drug cases and underlined procedural lapses by the Bengaluru police who lodged the cases against him.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
K'taka HC cancels bail to rape accused lecturer
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has cancelled bail to a lecturer who is facing charges of raping a girl and taking nude pictures of her. The accused had obtained bail from a local court.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
2 held in K'taka for honey trapping a priest and extorting Rs 49L
Dakshina Kannada (Karnataka), Jan 22 (IANS) Karnataka police have arrested two persons including a married woman on charges of honey trapping a priest and extorting Rs 49 lakh from him in Mangaluru, Dakshina Kannada district, police said on Saturday.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Former Prime Minister Deve Gowda tests positive for Covid
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) Former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Saturday tested positive for Covid-19.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka crosses 6 cr Covid tests; 3rd highest in country: Health Min
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) Karnataka has crossed 6 crore Covid-19 tests on Saturday which is third highest in the country, said Health and Family Welfare Minister K. Sudhakar.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
PKL 8: We will put our strategies in place for Pardeep and Surender, says Haryana's defender Jaideep
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) The Haryana Steelers will be looking to continue their winning streak as they prepare to take on UP Yoddha in Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 in Bengaluru on Sunday.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Tiger Census begins in Bandipur National Park in K'taka
Chamarajanagar (Karnataka), Jan 22 (IANS) The National Tiger Estimation (Census), which will be taken up in three phases, got underway at the Bandipur Tiger Reserve in Karnataka on Saturday.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Environment/Wildlife
PKL 8: Mohit Goyat stars in Puneri Paltan's big win against Bengaluru Bulls
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) Mohit Goyat was the star for Puneri Paltan as they beat Bengaluru Bulls 37-35 in Match 70 of Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Saturday.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: Abhishek Singh, Fazel Atrachali shine as U Mumba beat Telugu Titans
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) Abhishek Singh was the star for U Mumba as they beat Telugu Titans 42-35 in Pro Kabaddi League season 8 match at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Saturday.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
K'taka records 42K new Covid cases
Bengaluru, Jan 22 (IANS) Karnataka recorded 42,470 new Covid cases on Saturday while 26 deaths were reported on the same day, officials said.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka CM to chair high-level meeting to decide on easing Covid curbs
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai will chair a high-level meeting on Friday to take crucial decisions on easing the weekend and night curfews, as well as reopening of schools.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National
Decision to be taken on scientific basis: K'taka CM on lifting of weekend, night curfew
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said that the decision on lifting of weekend and night curfew will be taken on a scientific basis. A meeting with expert committee members later in the afternoon would decide on the continuation of weekend curfew, he said.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Four Keralites held for providing fake RT-PCR reports
Chamarajanagar, (Karnataka) Jan 21 (IANS) Karnataka police have booked four persons from Kerala for providing fake RT-PCR reports while entering the state thorough Chamarajanagar district, police said on Friday.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine
Biocon Q3FY22 revenue at Rs 2,223 crore, up by 18%
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) Biocon, a global biopharmaceuticals company, announced its consolidated financial results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2021, on Thursday night.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,Business/Economy
China's economic challenges rise but will that lead to the beginning of a collapse?
New Delhi, Jan 21 : For China, this year will be a crucial test unlike the beginning of 2021, when the country was almost out of the Covid 19 crisis supported by visible tailwinds that boosted the economy. After years of steady growth, China's debt levels have come under scrutiny. Despite recording an 8.1 per cent growth in 2021, the crumbling real estate sector which has accounted for about 30 per cent of the country's GDP coupled with the ballooning debt level owing to the collapse of mega housing developers including Evergrande will pose serious challenges.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National
K'taka Minister hints at lifting curbs, says it's going to be a 'Good Friday'
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) Karnataka Health Minister K. Sudhakar on Friday gave clear hints of lifting of weekend and night curfews in the state. "It is going to be a Good Friday," he told reporters.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National
K'taka says it won't allow Hogenakkal project by Tamil Nadu
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) Karnataka Minister for Water Resources Govind. M. Karjol said on Friday that the ruling government will not allow neighbouring Tamil Nadu to take up Hogenakkal second phase Project.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
K'taka approves design & launch of nano-satellite by govt school students at Rs 1.9 Cr
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) The state government has given administrative approval for the project of 'Designing and Launching of Nano-Satellite' by government school students at an estimated cost of Rs 1.9 crore.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,Technology
Karnataka lifts weekend curfew, night curfew to continue
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) The Karnataka government on Friday announced that it has lifted the weekend curfew in the state, but restrictions on night movement will remain.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
K'taka to take call on reopening schools in B'luru on Jan 29
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) The Karnataka government will take a call on reopening of schools in Bengaluru on January 29, Education Minister B.C. Nagesh said on Friday after attending a high-level committee meeting in the city.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Politics
PKL 8: Vikash Kandola shines as Haryana Steelers beat Dabang Delhi
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) Vikash Kandola did the star turn for Haryana Steelers as they beat neighbours Dabang Delhi K.C. 36-33 in Match 68 of Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Friday. The Steelers' captain scored a Super 10 (13 points) in a dominant display by his team.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
K'taka reports 48,049 Covid cases; 22 deaths
Bengaluru, Jan 21 (IANS) Karnataka logged 48,049 Covid-19 cases and 22 deaths on Friday, the Department of Health and Family Welfare said.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Drug peddling case: Two K'taka cops suspended for 'lapses'
Bengaluru, Jan 20 (IANS) Taking a serious note in the lapse into the investigation into the case of arrest of two policemen on charges of drug peddling in Bengaluru, the Karnataka police department has suspended a police inspector, and a sub-inspector, while issuing notices to two Deputy Commissioners in the city.
2022-01-20
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
B'luru records dip in Covid cases, micro containment zones come down drastically
Bengaluru, Jan 20 (IANS) At a time when clamour for lifting of the weekend and night curfew is growing in the state, especially in Bengaluru, and the government seems to all set to ease by this weekend, the number of Covid cases have dipped in the capital city. Against 24,135 fresh Covid cases reported, 18,081 persons have been discharged.
2022-01-20
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Pay bribe or have sex: K'taka PI to woman
Bengaluru, Jan 20 (IANS) A 39-year-old woman has filed a complaint against a Police Inspector in the city accusing him of sexual harassment.
2022-01-20
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident