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21 February, 2018 10:23 AM Two private universities to be set up

The State Legislative Assembly on Wednesday passed two bills for enabling establishment of two private universities - Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara University and the Khaja Bandanawaz University - for increasing enrolment in higher education in the State. Already there are 22 private universities in the State and of them 18 have been functioning 62

20 February, 2018 8:56 AM RRB recruitment 2018 exam to be held in 6 new languages, announces Railways

There's good news in store for candidates applying for Railway Recruitment Board 2018 exam. Indian Railways will now conduct the exam in six languages – Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Odia, Telugu and Bengali "It has also been decided that the questions in regional languages like Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Odia, Telugu, Bangla and others will be available 93

19 February, 2018 7:00 PM Many other sons of VIPs also present at cafe?

Farzi Cafe, where Mohammed Nalapad Haris and friends allegedly assaulted Vidvat L., hosted the sons of several politicians and, even, the son of a prominent actor in Bengaluru on Saturday night, sources said. Mohammed Nalapad’s lawyer Md. Usman alleged the complaint was “selectively registered” against a few people, including his client, while the sons of other 44

18 February, 2018 4:46 PM Real fun, serious change

Can the goofy-looking, corrupt, unethical, fictional “Humble Politician” Nograj make a difference in real life? If you ask the brains behind the character, the answer is, perhaps “Yes, he can”. Comedian and actor Danish Sait, who presented the talk on “Comedy is change” at The Huddle said that though his famous prank calls —made with comical accents 69

12 February, 2018 8:22 AM SC refuses interim stay on Kambala buffalo race in Karnataka

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to grant Karnataka’s buffalo race, Kambala, an interim stay. A bench comprising AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud, however, fixed March 12 for a final hearing on the plea by animal rights body People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in the matter. Senior advocate Siddharth Luthra, appearing for PETA, said the State 46

11 February, 2018 7:00 PM CM responds to Deve Gowda’s ‘neecha’ remark

A day after former Prime Minister and Janata Dal (Secular) supremo H.D. Deve Gowda called Chief Minister Siddaramaiah “neecha” for not allowing him to speak at the Mahamasthakabhisheka, the Chief Minister responded that he would accept this name as a medal of honour and not an insult. Without naming anybody, he tweeted: “When you fight for the rights 42

5 February, 2018 6:36 PM 18,000 more RTE seats in aided schools this year

For the first time since the Right to Education (RTE) Act was enforced, the State government has mandated that government-aided schools, apart from private schools, should reserve seats for students from socio-economic disadvantaged sections of society. This will see nearly 3,000 aided schools and over 18,000 additional seats coming within the ambit 82

4 February, 2018 9:38 PM In Bengaluru, 10 Youth Held Over "Pakoda" Protest Against PM Modi

Donning graduation caps and robes, the youth were selling the fritters on the roads, just few metres away from the Palace Grounds, where PM Modi was addressing a massive BJP rally. Bengaluru: As many as 10 youths were detained by police in Bengaluru on Sunday for holding protests against Prime Minister Narendra Modi by selling "pakodas" to condemn his recent 70

3 February, 2018 6:25 PM Festival of independent films today

The Chennai International Independent Film Festival will be held on February 4 at R.K.V. Studios and Prasad Labs in Vadapalani. Conceived and designed by Tamil Studio, the festival will showcase six independent films, followed by a panel discussion. It will also feature a session on “How to watch films?” handled by director M. Manikandan. A session on screen-writing 64

3 February, 2018 5:37 PM Reaping the fruits of gradation

Demand for ‘mattu gulla’ goes up in external markets such as Mumbai, Bengaluru In the last couple of months since the gradation of the famous and uniquely tasty ‘mattu gulla’ eggplant, which has secured the Geographical Indication (GI) tag, its growers have seen their sales and profits double. The seasonal vegetable, available from mid-October to mid-June 54