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15 January, 2019 10:20 AM Two MLAs withdraw support to Congress-JDS govt in Karnataka

In a blow to the Congress-JDS coalition in Karnataka, two MLAs Tuesday withdrew support to the government headed by H D Kumaraswamy. H Nagesh (Independent) and R Shankar (KPJP) have written to governor Vajubhai Vala conveying their decision. In separate identical letters, available to the media here, the lawmakers said they were withdrawing support extended 237

14 January, 2019 8:30 AM Yeddyurappa rubbishes 'rumours' of Karnataka Congress MLAs 'camping' with BJP leaders

Karnataka Minister DK Shivakumar had claimed that three Congress MLAs were 'camping' at a hotel in Mumbai with BJP leaders. BENGALURU: Former Karnataka chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader BS Yeddyurappa on Monday rubbished reports that Congress MLAs were in touch with the saffron party to break them away from the coalition 506

8 January, 2019 2:16 AM Tax Officials To Meet Kannada Film Fraternity Members After Raids

Tax officials had recently raided top Kannada actors and film producers in Bengaluru. Twenty-three properties were searched. The Income Tax department will soon hold a meeting with the Kannada film industry fraternity on the need for paying taxes and filing returns, Karnataka Director-General Income Tax (Investigation) BR Balakrishnan said. Tax officials 130

7 January, 2019 11:11 AM Pink Cab Service With Female Drivers For Women At Bengaluru Airport

Cabs driven by women for female passengers were flagged off at the Kempegowda International Airport today. "The women drivers will be fluent in multiple languages, well versed with local areas and trained in self-defence tactics to strengthen the safety and security of women passengers," the airport said in a statement. The tech hub's airport is located 137

7 January, 2019 4:16 AM Marginal increase in fuel prices; petrol being sold at Rs 68.50/litre in Delhi, Rs 74.16/litre in Mumbai

There was a marginal increase in petrol and diesel prices on Monday. NEW DELHI: After days of significant decline in fuel prices, there was a marginal increase in petrol and diesel prices on Monday. According to news ANI, in the national capital Delhi, petrol and diesel were being retailed at Rs 68.50/litre and Rs 62. 24/litre, respectively. While in Mumbai 175

6 January, 2019 7:02 PM HD Kumaraswamy Appoints 14 Congress Leaders As Board, Corporation Heads

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy on Sunday appointed 14 Congress lawmakers as heads to boards and corporations after much leader. He has also issued orders appointing eight Congress legislators as parliamentary secretaries. However, Mr Kumaraswamy has not made any appointments to the posts of deputy chairman of the planning commission, special 542

6 January, 2019 6:14 PM 3 Dead In Karnataka From 'Monkey Fever', Vaccination Underway

At least 15 people in Karnataka's Shivvamogga district have tested positive for the Kyasanur Forest Disease (KFD) also known as "monkey fever", triggering panic among residents. Areport of the State Health Department says that, "The vaccination drive especially in Aralagoodu gram panchayat limits in Sagar taluk is going on as since December 2018, so far three 161

5 January, 2019 3:29 PM BJP appoints election in-charge, co-in charge for eight states for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday appointed the election in-charge and co-in charge for eight states for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. BJP president Amit Shah made the appointments for -- Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman-Nicobar Islands, Karnataka, Delhi, Haryana, Tripura and Jammu & Kashmir. The BJP chief has appointed Union Minister of Railways 154

2 January, 2019 1:55 AM Author Claims Lord Ram Was Not God, Suffered From Weakness; Case filed

Academician and author KS Bhagwan has been charged for allegedly insulting Lord Ram and Mahatma Gandhi in his book, police said on Tuesday. The Kannada book "Rama Mandira Yeke Beda" (Why Ram temple is not required) claims Ram was not a God and he suffered from weaknesses just as any other human being. Right-wing organisations had on Friday staged a demonstration 219

1 January, 2019 10:16 AM In Karnataka Seat-Share Blueprint, A 2:1 Division Favouring Congress

The sharing of Lok Sabha seats between the Congress and HD Kumaraswamy's party for this year's general elections should be on a 2:1 formula, Danish Ali, one of the senior leaders of the Janata Dal Secular said today. The larger share should go to the Congress, said the leader, who was one of the key interlocutors when the two parties forged a post-poll 198