Women have to sleep with someone to get govt job in BJP-ruled Karnataka: Congress

Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee spokesperson and MLA Priyank Kharge on Friday made serious allegations against the BJP-led state government that “men have to bribe while young women have to sleep with someone to get a government job in the State.” Kharge demanded judicial investigation or probe by a special investigation team […]

Karnataka HC abolishes ACB formed by Siddaramaiah govt, transfers cases to Lokayukta Police

The Karnataka High Court on Thursday abolished the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), formed by the Congress government headed by Siddaramaiah in 2016 and transferred all pending cases before the ACB to the Lokayukta Police division. In 2016, the Siddaramaiah government formed the ACB, curtailing the powers of the Lokayukta. A division bench comprising […]

Karnataka CM issues instructions for time-bound implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday instructed officials to implement the Jal Jeevan Mission project in a time-bound manner as it is an ambitious project. Speaking at the ‘Disha’ State level review meeting Bommai highlighted the total number of tap water connections in the southern state. “Tapped drinking water connections were provided […]

 Karnataka Minister calls for making ‘Punyakoti Dattu Yojana’ a success

Karnataka Animal Husbandry Minister Prabhu Chauhan on Wednesday called on authorities and concerned officials to work hard to make the Punyakoti Dattu Yojana being implemented by the state government a successful scheme. Addressing a meeting with officials in the auditorium of Pashupalana Bhavan at Hebbal, Bellary Road, he suggested that the scheme should be publicized […]