Karnataka Cabinet expansion: Jarkiholi gets water resources, Byrati to steer urban affairs
Ramesh Jarkiholi (Gokak) and Byrati Basavaraj (KR Puram) got water resources and urban development, respectively. Basavaraj, however, will handle statewide urban affairs except that of the meaty Bengaluru. His friend and Yeshwanthpur MLA ST Somashekar had eyed Bengaluru city development, but got cooperation instead.
TruJet starts daily flights from Belagavi to Tirupati, Mysuru, Hyderabad
Hyderabad-based regional carrier TruJet on Friday commenced its daily flight operations from Belagavi to Tirupati, Mysuru and Hyderabad under the government's regional connectivity scheme UDAN, a release from Civil Aviation Ministry said.
Bypoll numbers show BJP making inroads into old Mysore region
Several districts including Chikkaballapura and Mandya have witnessed BJP's victory with a strong referendum. Some feel foray a temporary phenomenon, but party leaders insist they will use opportunity to deepen presence. The BJP’s first breakthrough in the Old Mysore region happened in the 2018 by-election to the Mandya Lok Sabha constituency.
Fate of Karnataka’s 13 disqualified legislators sealed in EVMs
Results of the bypolls to 15 seats to be declared on Monday
BJP tries to break into JD(S) citadel in Mandya, Mysuru
The ruling BJP is pulling out all stops to win both KR Pet and Hunsur. The party leaders are seeing an opportunity in the disqualified JD(S) MLAs KC Narayana Gowda (KR Pet) and AH Vishwanath (Hunsur) contesting with a BJP ticket to rein in JD(S)-Congress in this region.
IAF helicopter, deputed for Mysuru Dasara air show, makes emergency landing
Mysuru Dasara, Karnataka's official festival, was inaugurated on September 29 and will go on till October 8.
Karnataka to remove textbooks of Tipu Sultan
"We are not going to allow anything about Tipu in textbooks," CM Yediyurappa said in response to a question at the meet.
Anand Mahindra offers car to man who takes mother on pilgrimage
According to a report on the Internet, Krishna Kumar has quit his banking job to take his mother on the pilgrimage in January last year, and the two have together covered many holy places in India. The mother-son duo travelled through many states.
It seems our stars are not good: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on rain-fury again
The heavy downpour in August this year in Karnataka led to floods in 22 districts, leading to the deaths of 84 people in rain related incidents. About 5.5 lakh acres of land were inundated, while crops in about 2.3 lakh acres was completely ruined.
View: What ghost cities tell us about India's economy
In India, deindustrialisation & lack of manufacturing is majorly responsible for the ghost city phenomenon.
Rose Valley ponzi scam: ED grills, records statement of KKR CEO
The ED had registered an FIR against the Rose Valley group, its chairman Gautam Kundu and others in 2014 under the PMLA. Kundu was arrested by the agency in Kolkata in 2015. Multiple charge sheets have been filed by the ED in courts in Kolkata and Bhubaneswar in this case.
Why you should give the yellow pea a chance
Even among pulses, the vast protein rich and flatulent family it falls in, dried yellow peas rarely receive the attention given to other beans and lentils, or even fresh or frozen green peas.
Traffic ban on highway through Bandipur reserve causing hardship to people in Kerala, Karnataka: Rahul
The movement of traffic through the tiger reserve is banned on this stretch from 9 pm to 6 am.The ban through the reserve forest was intended to reduce disturbance to wildlife.
Muthoot Finance appoints three new independent directors
V.A. George is a certified director in corporate governance (by INSEAD, Paris). with more than four decades of experience in the corporate field, in both the private and public sectors.
Losing its shine? Goa no longer big with travellers; Ooty, Rishikesh gaining points
Varanasi, Chandigarh, Tiruchchirappalli, Palolem and Nedumbassery are some of the fastest growing destinations.
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