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With India’s profile growing, foreign service strength will double: S M Krishna (Interview)


June 10th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) With more countries supporting New Delhi's quest for a permanent seat in the UN Security Council and its global profile growing, India will expand its ... Read more...

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Will get justice from CBI probe, says Yeddyurappa


May 11th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Nanjangud (Karnataka), May 11 (IANS) Former Karnataka Chief Minister and BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa Friday said he was confident of getting justice from the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

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Israel’s gift for Krishna: A tennis racquet


January 10th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 10 (IANS) Blending diplomacy with sports, Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman presented a tennis racquet embossed with signatures of leading national players to his Indian counterpart S.M. Krishna, ... Read more...

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My Bangalore trip is on: Advani


October 23rd, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 23 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Sunday denied that he would not visit Bangalore as part of his ongoing Jan Chetna Yatra and said ... Read more...

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Government trying to resolve heritage sites dispute


September 6th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The government is trying to resolve the dispute over the inclusion of 39 sites in the Western Ghats in the list of Unesco's World Heritage ... Read more...

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Sadananda Gowda to be BJP’s new Karnataka chief minister (Second Lead)


August 3rd, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 3 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP D.V. Sadananda Gowda will be the new chief minister of Karnataka after he was elected the BJP legislature party leader, ... Read more...

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Karnataka’s new chief minister is Yeddyurappa loyalist


August 3rd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 3 (IANS) Karnataka's new chief minister, D.V. Sadananda Gowda, is a known loyalist of his scandal-hit predecessor B.S. Yeddyurappa who has been involved in politics since the ... Read more...

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Gowda to be new Karnataka chief minister (Lead)


August 3rd, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 3 (IANS) D.V. Sadananda Gowda was Wednesday set to be the new chief minister of Karnataka after he was elected leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Gowda family involved in iron ore exports: BJP


June 14th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 14 (IANS) Former prime minister and Janata Dal-Secular leader H.D. Deve Gowda's family exported over 150,000 tonnes of iron ore soon after his son became chief minister ... Read more...

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Santosh Hegde threatens to quit panel (Lead)


April 21st, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 21 (IANS) Karnataka Lokayukta and member of the joint Lokpal Bill drafting committee, justice N. Santosh Hegde Thursday said he was very hurt by the remarks of ... Read more...

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Arjun Singh stood for marginalised sections: Krishna


March 5th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Saturday mourned the death of veteran Congress leader Arjun Singh and said he was an "able administrator" who stood for ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa should be jailed for corruption, says Congress leader


January 29th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 29 (IANS) All India Congress Committee (AICC) secretary in charge of Karnataka Shantaram Naik has demanded the arrest of Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa on corruption charges. Speaking to reporters ... Read more...

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After letter war, Bhardwaj, Yeddyurappa gear for longer battle


January 22nd, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic Bangalore, Jan 22 (IANS) Months of verbal duel and exchange of letters, and now street battles ahead of a long legal tussle. That in a nutshell is Karnataka these ... Read more...

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Karunakaran a tall leader of Congress: Krishna


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Thursday expressed grief at the death of "good friend and colleague" veteran Congress leader K. Karunakaran and praised his role in bringing ... Read more...

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Karnataka Lokayukta questions Yeddyurappa on parallel probe into land scam


November 27th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Hassan (Karnataka), Nov.27 (ANI): Karnataka's Lokayukta Justice N Santosh Hegde has questioned the state government and particularly Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa over the issue of a parallel investigation into land ... Read more...

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BJP declines to replace Yeddyurappa in Karnataka (Lead)


November 24th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Beleageured Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa got a breather Wednesday with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) declining to replace him despite allegations of corruption ... Read more...

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BJP says Yeddyurappa to stay on as Karnataka CM


November 24th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday said B S Yeddyurappa will continue as Chief Minister of Karnataka."After consultations with senior party leaders and state leaders, ... Read more...

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Deve Gowda says CBI inquiry in mining scandal justified


July 14th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, July 14 (ANI): H. D. Deve Gowda, chief of opposition Janata Dal party in Karnataka, said their demand of an investigation of the illegal mining scandal by the Central Bureau ... Read more...

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Krishna to address US high-powered industry meet


May 30th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (IANS) Indian External Affairs S. M. Krishna will deliver a keynote address at the US-India Business Council's (USIBC) 35th Annual General Meeting to share India's vision for the US-India ... Read more...

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Shekhawat was an elder statesman: Krishna


May 15th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Saturday condoled the death of former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat, saying the country had lost an elder statesman. "In him, we ... Read more...

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Karnataka CM wants to watch Aptha Rakshaka


April 23rd, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Recently, at the 50th day get together of Aptha Rakshaka, Dr. Vishnuvardhan's 200th film, at Bengaluru City Institute, Dr. BS Yediyurappa, the Chief Minister of Karnataka ... Read more...

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Chief Minister Kumaraswamy turns actor


April 19th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Kumaraswamy is all set to act and will be seen gracing the screens with his performance in the upcoming flick Sivakasi. He is the former ... Read more...

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Efforts to preserve 2000-Year old Tulu culture (Part-II)


December 22nd, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Many more professional training institutions have mushroomed, including dental, nursing and even fashion technology. Who has not heard of Aishwarya Rai and Shilpa Shetty who belong to the region? The two ... Read more...

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Bangalore hosting major international meeting after 23 years


October 27th, 2009 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 26 (IANS) India's IT hub of Bangalore is hosting a major international meet - the trilateral meeting between Russia, India and China (RIC) on Tuesday - after 23 years. ... Read more...

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M. Veerappa Moily: legal veteran, party voice, educationist


May 22nd, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Karnataka chief minister, Congress spokesperson, general secretary of the All India Congress Committee (AICC)... M. Veerappa Moily has held many positions in his 30 years in ... Read more...

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S.M. Krishna: US-educated, experienced politician


May 22nd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) A former chief minister of Karnataka, US-educated Congress leader S.M. Krishna makes his debut in the cabinet Friday, promising to bring to his new job administrative skills ... Read more...

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No takers for young leaders in Karnataka


May 16th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) There might be enthusiasm for young turks like Rahul Gandhi, Priya Dutt, Sachin Pilot and Jyotiraditya Scindia in their states but Karnataka seems to prefer the not-so-young ... Read more...

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BJP’s Shantha is sole woman to win from Karnataka


May 16th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) J. Shantha is the lone woman to win from Karnataka, with the other three known women candidates, including Margaret Alva, tasting defeat in ... Read more...

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Bangarappa resigns from SP to join Congress


February 12th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): Former Karnataka Chief Minister and Samajwadi Party MP S. Bangarappa on Thursday resigned from the Lok Sabha and the party as well. He announced plans to join ... Read more...

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Who will be the new finance minister? Three names doing the rounds


December 7th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Hunt is on for a new finance minister with the names of S.M. Krishna, C. Rangarajan and Kapil Sibal under consideration in the wake of P. Chidambaram's ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa criticises centre for advisory on Karnataka violence


October 13th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) B.S. Yeddyurappa, chief minister of Karnataka which has seen violence against Christians in the past month, Monday said the centre was singling out his state in sending ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa appeals for peace as church attacks continue


September 21st, 2008 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) With attacks on Christian churches continuing in Karnataka, Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Sunday asserted that those breeding intolerance in society will be dealt with mercilessly."Our government is ... Read more...

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Rangarajan, S M Krishna take oath as Rajya Sabha member


August 18th, 2008 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 18 (ANI): Noted economist and former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor C Rangarajan and former Karnataka Chief Minister S M Krishna took oath as members of the ... Read more...

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A seminar on Classical status for Kannada and Telugu Languages


July 16th, 2008 - 8:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Delhi Karnataka Sangha is organizing a seminar on the Classical Status for Kannada and Telugu languages in the national capital on Saturday (July 19). The day-long ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa to seek trust vote today


June 6th, 2008 - 10:40 am ICT by ANI
Bangalore, June 6 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister B. S. Yeddyurappa will seek a trust vote in the Assembly here today.Yeddyurappa will seek the trust vote in compliance with a directive ... Read more...

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