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30 March, 2018 2:47 PM Amit Shah tried to polarise votes in Mysuru, alleges Karnataka Congress, files complaint with Election Commission

The state unit of the party saw red over Amit Shah's meeting with the family of an RSS worker who was killed over a year ago. BJP president Amit Shah tried to polarise votes in Mysuru in poll-bound Karnataka by handing over a cheque to the family of a dead worker of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the state unit of the Congress has alleged. The Karnataka 263 1

29 November, 2017 11:25 AM JD(S) protest against Pratap Simha

Janata Dal (Secular) activists protested in Belagavi on Wednesday against Pratap Simha, MP and BJP leader, for abusive comments about freedom fighters Kittur Channamma and Belavadi Mallamma allegedly made by his followers. They shouted slogans against Mr. Simha and his supporters and sought legal action against them. They faulted Mr. Simha for not disciplining 4

22 October, 2017 7:06 PM BJP to hold farmers’ convention on October 26

It has been organised as part of the party’s ‘Vision 2024’; over 10,000 farmers expected to take part The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will hold a farmers’ convention at the Maharaja College grounds here on October 26. Over 10,000 farmers from different parts of the State are expected to take part in the convention. District BJP president M. Shivanna 36

4 October, 2017 6:09 PM Commuters flay hike in parking fee at Mysuru railway station

The revised parking fee at the Mysuru railway station, which came into effect from October 1, has drawn flak from regular commuters and stakeholders on the ground that it was too steep. However, the authorities have justified the hike on various grounds, including GST on parking on railway land which is 18%. The parking fee for a duration of upto 1 hour is ₹10 for two-wheelers 18

5 September, 2017 8:58 AM BJP leaders detained as police scuttle bike rally to Mangaluru

BENGALURU: Several Karnataka BJP leaders were detained today after they set out on "Mangaluru chalo" bike rally organised by the party's Yuva Morcha in protest against the alleged killings of Hindu activists in the coastal districts. Among those detained were former deputy chief minister R Ashoka, Lok Sabha member Pratap Simha and MLAs Arvinda Limbavali 76

22 May, 2017 6:49 PM Brave Major Leetul Gogoi, who tied Kashmir 'stone-pelter' to jeep, gets award from Indian Army Chief

Gogoi shot to fame in social media after he tied a stone-pelter to a jeep in order to thwart violent protesters from targeting a security convoy.   Srinagar: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has honoured Major Leetul Gogoi with a 'Commendation Card' for his "sustained efforts" in counter-insurgency operations in Jammu and Kashmir. Gogoi had grabbed the headlines 157

1 March, 2017 8:37 AM Well, Look Who "Polluted" Gurmehar Kaur's Mind

A young, feisty, intelligent woman has been trolled these past few days for having a point of view on India-Pakistan ties. She has been abused, attacked and hounded by the usual army on Twitter. But what should anguish our great democracy is that she has even been mocked by a senior government minister and a ruling party MP. When Minister of State for Home Kiren 261

28 February, 2017 7:19 PM Senior Ministers come out in support of Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur

Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju says she left Delhi ‘by choice’. Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said on Tuesday that Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur who faced abuse and rape threats on social media for speaking out against Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) members, left Delhi “by choice”. Mr. Rijiju said that he suspected 156

28 February, 2017 2:10 PM How Ramjas College event triggered a social media war and a political slugfest on freedom of expression: A timeline

A week since Ramjas College decided to withdraw its invitation to JNU students Umar Khalid and Shehla Rashid, the event has sparked an intense debate on freedom of expression across various platforms. It has been a week since violence erupted on the Delhi University campus with Ramjas College cancelling a seminar invitation to JNU students Umar Khalid 82

27 February, 2017 10:06 PM Who is polluting Gurmehar Kaur’s mind, MoS Home Kiren Rijiju wants to know

A campaign criticising the ABVP, started by the daughter of an Army captain who died fighting militants in J&K, has drawn sharp reactions from several BJP leaders. A campaign criticising the ABVP, started by the daughter of an Army captain who died fighting militants in J&K, has drawn sharp reactions from several BJP leaders, including Union ministers 78