Karnataka Govt's Move to Setup Sanskrit University Draws Flak, Trend #SaynotoSanskrit

Karnataka Govt’s Move to Setup Sanskrit University Draws Flak, Trend #SaynotoSanskrit

The Karnataka government’s decision to grant Rs 324 crore to build a Sanskrit university on the outskirts of Bengaluru continues to gain opposition. Several pro-Kannada organisations and hundreds of independent activists have taken to social media platforms, opposing the move. They are claiming that the government is trying to impose Sanskrit and Hindi at a time […]

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Karnataka Farmer Grows 72 Kinds of Ragi in 20 Cent Plot, Revives Heirloom Varieties

Karnataka Farmer Grows 72 Kinds of Ragi in 20 Cent Plot, Revives Heirloom Varieties

Patil has now collected fully grown seeds from all the 72 varieties and deposited them into seed bank. People from neighbouring villages and far-off places, even from other states are flocking to his farm to see the heritage varieties of ragi. 46-year-old Eshwar Gowda Patil has been a fa​rmer all his life. He is an […]

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Karnataka to Go Ahead with Mekedatu Reservoir Project, But For Now Covid Top Priority, Says CM Bommai

Karnataka to Go Ahead with Mekedatu Reservoir Project, But For Now Covid Top Priority, Says CM Bommai

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday said that his government will go ahead with the Mekedatu reservoir project across the Cauvery river in Ramanagara district, however, for now, Covid-19 third wave is the top priority. Besides, he emphasised that the health of the people of Karnataka is the state government’s “primary duty”. At a […]

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Congress's Mekedatu Padayatra in Karnataka Enters 2nd Day, Top Leaders Booked for Covid Rules Violation

Congress’s Mekedatu Padayatra in Karnataka Enters 2nd Day, Top Leaders Booked for Covid Rules Violation

Bengaluru: The Opposition Congress’ ‘padayatra’ (march) demanding implementation of the Mekedatu reservoir project across the Cauvery river entered the second day on Monday, even as the police has booked senior party leaders including Siddaramiah and DK Shivakumar for taking out the protest defying Covid-19 curbs. FIRs have been registered against nearly 30 Congress leaders and […]

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Seedy CD Affairs Continue to Haunt Karnataka BJP as 1 Held for Blackmailing Minister's Son

Seedy CD Affairs Continue to Haunt Karnataka BJP as 1 Held for Blackmailing Minister’s Son

Karnataka’s minister of co-operation ST Somashekar is the latest BJP bigwig to face the ‘CD heat’. His son Nishanth complained to Bengaluru city police that the son of a powerful astrologer was blackmailing him with footage purportedly featuring him with a model. The police have arrested a young man, Rahul Bhat, in connection with the […]

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'Rey Mister, You've Come on CM's Orders': 'Coughing' DK Shivakumar Refuses Covid Test Amid Padyatra

‘Rey Mister, You’ve Come on CM’s Orders’: ‘Coughing’ DK Shivakumar Refuses Covid Test Amid Padyatra

Even as the Congress carries out a 10-day ‘padyatra’ in Karnataka, demanding implementation of the Mekedatu project across the Cauvery river, the party’s state president D K Shivakumar was seen refusing to take a Covid-19 test late Sunday, after the event for the day had concluded. Arguing with the District Health Officer who had come […]

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BJP Shares Video of Shivakumar 'Coughing' During Protest, Says 'Hell Bent on Increasing Covid Cases'

BJP Shares Video of Shivakumar ‘Coughing’ During Protest, Says ‘Hell Bent on Increasing Covid Cases’

The Karnataka BJP on Sunday slammed the state Congress for undertaking Mekedatu padayatra amid the Covid-19 surge and shared a purported video showing Congress leader D K Shivakumar coughing in public without wearing a face mask. Calling the protest for demanding implementation of Mekedatu project across river Cauvery, as “fake”, the Karnataka BJP in a […]

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Fan of KGF Star Yash Requests College Principal for Leave to Celebrate Kannada Actor's Birthday

Fan of KGF Star Yash Requests College Principal for Leave to Celebrate Kannada Actor’s Birthday

Fans celebrating their favorite star’s birthday is very common. But in this case, a fan went a step further and requested leave to celebrate his favorite actor’s birthday online. The actor is Yash of KGF fame and the fan is a college student from Bellary, Karnataka. K Shivakumar, is a BCom student stu​dying in 3rd […]

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Karnataka Elephant Almost Stolen By Men Posing as Advocates Returns to Safety

Karnataka Elephant Almost Stolen By Men Posing as Advocates Returns to Safety

Robbing a shop, a house or even a company is quite common. But have you ever heard of someone stealing a fully grown elephant? It is not an imaginary situation, but an incident that occurred in Tumkur, Karnataka. Two men tried and almost got away with stealing an elephant which was saved before it could […]

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Karnataka IT Minister, MP Clash on Stage Over Allegations on Cong, CM Bommai Remains Silent Spectator

Karnataka IT Minister, MP Clash on Stage Over Allegations on Cong, CM Bommai Remains Silent Spectator

Karnataka information technology minister Ashwath Narayana and Congress MP DK Suresh almost came to blows in public on Monday while chief minister Basavaraj Bommai, who remained a silent spectator, was sharing the same dais. The incident happened during an event in Ramanagara district. The event was Bommai’s first function in the district ever since he […]

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