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Karnataka’s new minister gets bail in land grab case


July 18th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 18 (IANS) Karnataka's new minister C.T. Ravi, who is also the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) state unit spokesperson, Wednesday secured anticipatory bail from the ... Read more...

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Gowda safe for now; Yeddyurappa insists on reinstatement (Second Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister D. Sadananda Gowda may be safe for now even as his predecessor B.S. Yeddyurappa dug in his heels and met Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Gowda safe for now, Yeddyurappa insists on reinstatement (Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Sadanand Gowda may be safe for now even as his predecessor dug in his heels and met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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No change in Karnataka leadership: Gowda


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Amidst the crisis in Karnataka's Bharatiya Janata Party unit, Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda Thursday said the party high command had ruled out any ... Read more...

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Over 60 percent voting in Karnataka Lok Sabha bypoll (Second Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 18 (IANS) The bypoll to Karnataka's Udupi-Chikmagalur Lok Sabha seat ended peacefully Sunday with over 60 percent of 1.24 million voters casting their ballots."Around 60 percent voting ... Read more...

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Voting picks up in Karnataka Lok Sabha bypoll (Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 18 (IANS) The bypoll to Karnataka's Udupi-Chikmagalur Lok Sabha seat saw brisk voting after a dull start Sunday, with around 45 percent of 1.24 million voters casting ... Read more...

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Dull voting in Karnataka Lok Sabha bypoll


March 18th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 18 (IANS) The bypoll to Karanataka's Udupi-Chikmagalur Lok Sabha seat saw a slow start Sunday, with around 10 percent of 1.24 million voters casting their ballots in ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP split wide open (Lead)


March 11th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hubli (Karnataka), March 11 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party Sunday showed it functions as two units with former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa keeping open the option of leaving ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP crisis heads for flashpoint


March 11th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hubli (Karnataka), March 11 (IANS) The leadership battle in Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is heading towards boiling point with former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa stating only time will ... Read more...

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BJP scandals versus Congress scams in Karnataka bypoll


March 1st, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 1 (IANS) Udupi is known for temples and Chikmagalur for enchanting coffee plantations, but over the next two weeks a battle of controversies will unfold in the ... Read more...

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Rural job scheme causing farm labour shortage: Study


February 12th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 12 (IANS) India's flagship rural job scheme is causing a labour shortage, besides increasing farm production costs by about 20 percent, a study by a city-based research institute ... Read more...

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National Rally Championship: Master class from Gaurav Gill


November 18th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chikmagalur (Karnataka), Nov 18 (IANS) Gaurav Gill (co-driver Musa Sherif) lived up to his nickname "sideways" as he put in a spectacular display of controlled aggression to post the quickest ... Read more...

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Maoists kill policeman in Karnataka


October 9th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mangalore, Oct 9 (IANS) A policeman of Karnataka's anti-Maoist force was killed in a shootout in the forests in the coastal district of Dakshina Kannada early Sunday, police said.The Maoists ... Read more...

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Bypoll turns into supremacy battle in Karnataka BJP (Karnataka Newsletter)


September 11th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 11 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's problems in Karnataka seem to be only multiplying with time. The latest to haunt it is who should lead the ... Read more...

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No consensus in BJP on Yeddyurappa’s successor


July 31st, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 31 (IANS) Hours after B.S. Yeddyurappa quit as Karnataka chief minister, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday evening was still struggling for a consensus candidate to lead ... Read more...

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BJP’s 2nd chief minister in 3 years for Karnataka


July 29th, 2011 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 29 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Friday selects its second chief minister for Karnataka in three years to succeed B. S. Yeddyurappa who is quitting over ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa to complain to president against Bhardwaj


December 23rd, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shimoga, Dec 23 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Thursday said he will write to President Pratibha Patil Friday against Governor H.R. Bhardwaj's repeated public criticism of his government."Tomorrow (Friday) I ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa drops cabinet expansion plan


November 2nd, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 2 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Tuesday dropped plans to fill up vacancies in the ministry, apparently in the face of a growing number of aspirants."The cabinet expansion, ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa’s cabinet expansion plan facing hurdles


November 1st, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 1 (IANS) Rumblings of discontent have again begun as Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa prepares to fill up vacancies in the ministry - nearly six weeks after cabinet changes ... Read more...

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Karnataka leaders angry over loyalists being ignored


September 21st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) Ministerial aspirants from within the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka Tuesday mounted pressure on the state leaders for a cabinet berth in the shuffle slated ... Read more...

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Karnataka cabinet reshuffle exercise shifts to Delhi (Lead)


September 19th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 19 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state unit chief K.S. Eshwarappa late Sunday left for Delhi to seek the party's central leaders' help ... Read more...

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Karnataka assembly by-polls Monday, prestige of 3 parties at stake


September 12th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 12 (IANS) Voting will take place Monday for two assembly seats in Karnataka, the outcome of which will impact the prestige and morale of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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Karnataka minister offers to quit over recruitment scandal


September 12th, 2010 - 2:10 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 12 (IANS) Karnataka Medical Education Minister Ramachandra Gowda has offered to quit over alleged irregularities in recruitment of over 350 non-medical staff to two government run-colleges, ruling Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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BJP accuses Salman Khurshid of poll code violation


September 10th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 10 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), fighting two assembly by-polls in Karnataka, Friday charged union Minister of State for Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid with violating ... Read more...

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Two held in Bangalore, terror-Maoist nexus exposed


August 13th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 13 (IANS) Two people have been arrested here for plotting terror acts in the country at the behest of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), Bangalore Police Commissioner Shankar Bidari said Friday. "Bangalore ... Read more...

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Karnataka to help fight AIDS with folk art


October 23rd, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 23 (IANS) Music passes the message quick and well, and Karnataka intends to do just that by using state's popular folk art to spread awareness among the masses about HIV-AIDS ... Read more...

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The launch of Ellelloo Neene, Nannalloo Neene


August 24th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Managing Director of Mosaco Shipping and Forwarding, which has operations in Dubai and UAE- Frank Fernandes, announced on his 58th birthday on August 18 that he is set to produce a ... Read more...

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National Rally Championship 2009 begins in Coimbatore


June 27th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, June 27 (ANI): With 60 participants from across the country, the first round of the National Rally Championship 2009 began in Coimbatore on Saturday.National champion Vikram Mathias and winner of Malaysian ... Read more...

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BJP retains hold in Karnataka, Congress slips (Third Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday retained its stronghold in Karnataka by winning 19 of the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state, one more than what ... Read more...

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Google’s Internet bus rolls into Karnataka


May 5th, 2009 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 5 (IANS) How to browse the net, search, e-mail, social networking, browse maps or track stock market trends - this is what global web-based search engine Google is going to ... Read more...

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60 percent polling in Karnataka final phase (Fourth Lead)


April 30th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) Over 60 percent of an estimated 15.5 million voters cast their ballots Thursday in 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka when 10-hour polling ended 5 p.m. peacefully, ... Read more...

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About 45 percentn voting till 3 p.m. in Karnataka (Third Lead)


April 30th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) About 45 percent of an estimated 15.5 million voters had cast their ballots by 3 p.m. Thursday in 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka, officials said. The coastal ... Read more...

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Voting underway for Karnataka’s general poll final phase (Lead)


April 30th, 2009 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) Polling got underway Thursday in 18,452 booths in 11 parliamentary constituencies in the central, coastal and southern parts of Karnataka in the final phase of Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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Polling begins in Karnataka


April 30th, 2009 - 8:54 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) Polling booths opened at 7 a.m. Thursday in 11 Lok Sabha constituencies across Karnataka to decide the fortunes of 156 candidates in the final phase of voting for ... Read more...

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Campaign ends in Karnataka for last phase polling


April 28th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 28 (IANS) Campaigning for the 11 Karnataka Lok Sabha seats going to polls April 30 ended Tuesday on an ugly note with a slipper thrown at Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa ... Read more...

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