Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Karnataka

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka beat Punjab, Saurashtra defeat TN

Karnataka opener R Samarth slammed a match-winning half-century to help his side beat Punjab by four wickets in the first quarterfinal of Narendra Modi Stadium Ground ‘A’.They will now meet Saurashtra in the semifinal, who entered the last four...

Karnataka Congress cries foul over pvt entity in voter survey

A controversy erupted in Karnataka on Thursday over a voters’ survey in the city with opposition Congress alleging corrupt electoral practice in it and demanded the Chief Minister’s resignation, while the city’s civic body announced terminating the permission given...

Tension in Karnataka over conversion; complaint against 15, including pastors

Tension prevailed in a locality here over alleged religious conversion and a man lodged a complaint against 15 people including a few pastors and a history-sheeter, police said.An FIR has not been registered by the police. A large number...

K’taka minister apologises after viral video shows him slapping woman

Karnataka Minister V Somanna apologised on Sunday after he allegedly slapped a woman who approached him with a plea to redress her grievance.The incident, the video of which went viral on social media, took place when the Housing and...

Won’t let BJP turn K’taka into lab of hatred: Rahul

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said his party will not allow Karnataka to be turned into a laboratory for the BJP’s experiments with hatred and misgovernance.The leader was optimistic that his party will unleash Karnataka’s true potential through the path...

Bommai and Yediyurappa to begin statewide tour ahead of K’taka polls

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai and BJP strongman B S Yediyurappa will kickstart the party’s election tour in the state from Raichur on Tuesday, in the run-up to assembly polls next year.The duo are scheduled to cover 52 Assembly...

Sonia joins Bharat Jodo Yatra in Karnataka

Making a public appearance after a long gap, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday joined the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Karnataka with her presence at the march being viewed in party circles as a major morale booster.Amid loud cheers...

Flood situation in certain parts of Karnataka still grim: Official

The flood situation remained grim in certain parts of north Karnataka following torrential rains.Many rivers, rivulets and streams were in spate on Friday as water was released from the Tungabhadra Dam, sources said.According to sources, water-level rose in Hirehalla...

No relief for B’luru from rain woes; CM blames ‘maladmin’ of previous Cong govts

Schools in the rain-battered Bengaluru have declared holidays and companies asked their employees to work from home, as the city continued to reel from the aftermath of the torrential downpour that threw life out of gear on Monday, as...

Port capacity doubled in last 8 years: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said developing modern infrastructure is the path for a “developed India”, and that is the aspiration of the people.Crediting his “double-engine government” for the developmental and progressive works, the Prime Minister complimented the...