Breather to Karnataka CM in 2022 protest case, SC issues notice, stays further proceedings

The Supreme Court on Monday gave an interim breather to Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah in the 2022 protest case and put a stay on further proceedings and the High Court order rejecting his plea seeking quashing of proceedings and imposing a fine against him. A bench of justices, Hrishikesh Roy and Prashant Kumar Mishra, also issued notice […]

Received threatening call, says Karnataka BJP leader K Gopalaiah, demands action

Karnataka Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader K Gopalaiah has filed a report with the police in Bengaluru, alleging that he received a threatening call from former city corporator Padmaraj. According to Gopalaiah, the corporator demanded money and threatened Gopalaiah and his family. In response to this, he has informed the Home Minister and […]

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah, DK Shivakumar arrive at Jantar Mantar to participate in tax devolution protest against Centre

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Deputy Chief Minister DK Shivakumar arrived at Jantar Mantar in the national capital to protest against the Central government’s tax devolution policies to the southern state. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah gave the call for the protest named Chalo Delhi. The demonstration is being attended by […]

Siddaramaiah urges leaders elected from Karnataka including Sitharaman, Pralhad Joshi to join ‘Chalo Delhi’ protest

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday said that he has written a letter to all the leaders elected from the southern state including Union Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Pralhad Joshi to join the ‘Chalo Delhi’ protest over the tax devolution and grants-in-aid to the state. The Karnataka Chief Minister has […]

“Employment of youth paramount concern”: Karnataka Minister Priyank Kharge on KPSC exam results

Karnataka Minister Priyank Kharge on Monday said that the government of Karnataka is committed to filling all the vacancies in the Panchayat Raj and Rural Development, adding that the employment of the youth is a paramount concern. Taking to his social media handle, Kharge posted on X, “Last week, the Karnataka Public […]

“This protest is against stepmotherhood treatment”: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah over Centre’s fund distribution

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has said that he would lead a protest at Jantar Mantar in Delhi on February 7 against the ‘injustice’ done to the state by the Union government in the interim budget for 2024-25. “It’s not a political protest; it is a protest against stepmotherhood treatment of […]

Former Karnataka CM Bommai demands SIT probe into Haveri moral policing incident, alleges cover-up efforts

Alleging that efforts have been made to “hush up” the “moral policing” incident in Karnataka’s Haveri, former Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Sunday asked the Congress-ruled government in the state to constitute a special investigation team to probe the incident. While speaking to reporters here, Bommai said that the cops […]

Hardeep Singh Puri pays visit to Chennakeshava temple in Karnataka’s Belur

 Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri paid a visit to the Chennakeshava temple in Karnataka’s Belur district on Tuesday. The Union Minister was seen inspecting the temple site as well. The Chennakeshava temple was consecrated by Hoysala king Vishnuvardhana to mark his victories in 1116 AD against the Cholas. The Chennakesava temple is a fine example of […]

Karnataka govt releases 2.75 TMC of water from Almatti Dam

 To address the concerns of the farmers in the Krishna basin (Bagalkote, Kalburgi and Vijayapura), Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Water Resources of Karnataka, DK Shivakumar, announced the release of 2.75 TMC of water from Almatti dam at around 10:50 a.m. on Sunday. In response to the critical water shortage in the Krishna basin, DK Shivakumar, Deputy Chief […]