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1 April, 2018 8:20 AM Film director C.V. Rajendran passes away

He brought together Sivaji Ganesan and Jayalalithaa and introduced Prabhu Tamil film director C.V. Rajendran, who was part of late C.V. Sridhar’s unit and directed a few memorable films like Kalatta Kalyanam, Sumathi En Sundari and Raja starring Sivaji Ganesan and Jayalalithaa and Ponoonjal, died aged 81 here on Sunday. A native of Chittamur near Madhuranthagam 85

30 March, 2018 9:34 AM Amit Shah clarifies on 'slip of tongue' over Yeddyurappa, says Karnataka won't make any mistake

A day after another gaffe emerged from Amit Shah's BJP campaign's, the party chief sought to clarify his previous comment on Yeddyurappa.  BENGALURU: A day after another gaffe emerged from Amit Shah's BJP campaign, the party chief sought to clarify his previous comment on Yeddyurappa. “In a slip of tongue, I said that Yeddyurappa government is corrupt 110

28 March, 2018 10:58 AM Special Officer of Raichur University

Muzaffar Assadi, Professor, Department of Studies in Political Science, University of Mysore, Manasagangotri, has been appointed as the Special Officer of Raichur University, Raichur. The government has decided to carve out Raichur University from Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi, keeping in view the interest of students and academic scholars. The notification 83

22 March, 2018 11:19 AM The jackfruit’s journey to becoming Kerala’s official fruit

There are many reasons to celebrate the rise in status of the abundant and versatile jackfruit The name Jackfruit originates from the Malayalam name Chakka, which Garcia da Orta, a Portuguese scholar, wrote as ‘jaca’ in 1563. It later became jackfruit in English. Chakka in Malayalam originates from ‘Che-Kai’, meaning a group of green fruits (kai) joined 67

20 March, 2018 5:05 AM Rahul Gandhi to kickstart his 3rd visit to poll-bound Karnataka today

NEW DELHI: Congress president Rahul Gandhi will on Tuesday kick off the third leg of his tour to poll-bound Karnataka. In his two-day visit, the grand old party chief will be touring the south coastal and Malnad regions. Rahul, who visited the northern parts of the state in the earlier two rounds, will tour Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts today 62

19 March, 2018 7:04 PM Peter Machado is Bengaluru Archbishop

Pope Francis has appointed Most Rev. Peter Machado as the Archbishop of Bengaluru. The appointment follows the resignation of Archbishop Most Rev. Bernard Moras, which was accepted on Monday. Fr. Machado has been the Bishop of Belagavi from 2006. The Papal orders reached Belagavi on Monday. Fr. Machado will be the seventh Archbishop of Bengaluru. He is also the second 34

18 March, 2018 6:15 PM Rahul Gandhi To Begin Tour Of Poll-Bound Karnataka's Coastal Districts On Tuesday

Rahul Gandhi will be visiting Udupi, Dakshina Kannada, Chikmagalur and Hassan districts of Karnataka where he will be addressing public meetings. Bengaluru: Congress President Rahul Gandhi will begin a two-day tour across the coastal districts of poll-bound Karnataka from Tuesday, a party official said on Sunday. In his third visit to the state after 497

17 March, 2018 6:49 PM Vatal to form Karnataka Praja Samyukta Ranga

Kannada Chaluvali Vatal Paksha leader Vatal Nagaraj has announced that Kannada organisations, along with Dalit and farmers’ organisations with a regional perspective, would form Karnataka Praja Samyukta Ranga and field candidates in the Assembly elections. He said he would hold discussions shortly with farmers’ and Dalit organisations who have concern 63

15 March, 2018 6:29 PM V.K. Gokak cultural hall opened in Haveri

Jnanpith awardee V.K. Gokak enriched Kannada literature with his commendable works, Minister for Muzrai and Textile Rudrappa Lamani said in Haveri on Thursday. He was addressing a gathering after inaugurating a cultural hall built in memory of Gokak and releasing a pictorial volume on the late writer at Savanur in Haveri on Thursday. Born in Savanur 78

13 March, 2018 5:30 PM ‘Laws on location services shouldn’t impact innovation’

Any new regulation or law that the government may bring for location-based services should ensure that the pace of innovation is not impacted, said Suren Ruhela, Director, Google Maps Next Billion Users. “The entire space around location services is very dynamic… the ecosystem is still evolving,” he said, adding that some concerns that governments had about 133