Karnataka

R. Shankar, a legislator from Ranebennur Assembly segment in Haveri district, belonging to the regional Karnataka Pragnavantha Janata Party, and H. Nagesh an Independent from Mulbagal constituency in Kolar district, withdrew their support to the coalition.

Deputy CM Dr. G Parameshwara said, "25 people have died. I believe the driver was not driving properly, I will find out, take some more inputs."

Reddy was booked for shielding a father and son, accused in the Rs 954-crore Ponzi scheme from being investigated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday, greeted five states namely, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Kerala and Karnataka on their Founding Day. Wishing second largest state, Madhya Pradesh, PM Modi stated, “It has shown unparallel development in past 15 years.” The Prime Minister tweeted, “Madhya Pradesh is India’s heartland and it had always played …

Chennai: The 220 MW atomic power reactor in Unit 1 at Kaiga in Karnataka set a world record among Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PHWR) by running continuously for 895 days, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) has said. In a statement NPCIL said the Unit 1 in Kaiga stands first among PHWRs and second in …

Bengaluru:  A dozen ministers and leaders of the ruling Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) coalition government on Monday jointly launched their campaign for the five by-elections in Karnataka on November 3. With Dussehra holidays ending on Sunday, senior leaders and ministers of the both the parties have fanned out in the three Lok Sabha and two …

Bengaluru:  Petrol and diesel will be cheaper by Rs 2 per litre across Karnataka from Tuesday following the reduction of cess by the state government, the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) said on Monday. “Our government has decided to reduce the cess on petrol and diesel. The fuel price will be decreased by Rs 2 per litre,” …

Bengaluru: When the rest of the India is submerged in flood and heavy rainfall, 23 districts out of 30 have been declared drought-hit in Karnataka. The state government declared these districts drought-hit as they received deficit rainfall this monsoon season. “Though the monsoon (June-September) was near normal in coastal, south interior and Malnad regions with record …