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Karnataka MLA Somasekhara Reddy held in cash-for-bail scam


August 6th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Andhra Pradesh Monday arrested Karnataka legislator G. Somasekhara Reddy in a cash-for-bail scam involving his brother and former Karnataka minister G. ... Read more...

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Congress slams BJP Karnataka government for Mangalore assault


July 31st, 2012 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Congress Monday slammed the BJP government in Karanataka over assault on students by a Hindu group activists, saying that such incidents had taken ... Read more...

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Gangster arrested in Uttar Pradesh


July 10th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) In a joint operation, the Uttar Pradesh Police and the Karnataka Police Monday arrested a member of the notorious Raja Shetty gang here, an official said.Akash ... Read more...

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Uttarakhand, Haryana in quarters of National Basketball


December 21st, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) Uttarakhand and Haryana in the men's section, and Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh in the women's division advanced to the quarter-finals of the 62nd senior National basketball ... Read more...

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Scams, price rise tarnish UPA-II image


May 22nd, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The Manmohan Singh-led United Progressive Alliance-II (UPA) completed two years in power Sunday amid slew of corruption scandals and public disenchantment over rising prices.As ... Read more...

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Industrialist Sivasailam dead


January 12th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) A. Sivasailam, chairman of the Rs.7,000 crore diversified industrial group Amalgamations, passed away Wednesday at Sringeri in Karanataka. He was 76.According to group officials, Sivasailam had gone to ... Read more...

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Congress decides to avoid hasty decision on the fate of Karanataka Govt.


October 11th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.11 (ANI): The Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Monday evening held discussions on the situation arising after the controversial win by the B.S. Yeddyurappa-led Government during the trust vote ... Read more...

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Several skeletons recovered in Dharwar in Karnataka


September 1st, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Jaipal SharmaDharwar (Karnataka), Sep 1 (ANI): Around 60 to 75 human skeletons were recovered from the outskirts of Annagiri town in Karanataka's Dharwar District.The first 20 skeletons were discovered on Saturday ... Read more...

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Chennai firm to build Bellary airport in Karnataka (Lead)


August 6th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 6 (IANS) An airport will come up in Bellary, one of Karanataka's most backward districts but in the news over illegal iron ore mining, at a cost of Rs.320 ... Read more...

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BJP national executive meets in Patna (Lead)


June 12th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 12 (IANS) A two-day National Executive meeting of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) began here Saturday with an address by party president Nitin Gadkari. The meeting, at the Maurya Hotel, ... Read more...

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Nine persons feared killed, 30 injured in Carlton Towers blaze in Bangalore


February 23rd, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Feb.23 (ANI): At least nine persons were feared to have died and over 30 injured in Tuesday's fire tragedy which occurred in Bangalore's Carlton Towers building.The late evening media channel ... Read more...

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Karanataka’s urban development plan seeks balance


November 20th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 20 (IANS) The Karnataka government has to walk a tightrope so that the state gets over its Bangalore-centric development without hurting the nation's IT capital. It hopes to do this ... Read more...

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Two swine flu deaths take India’s toll to 477


November 3rd, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Two more people succumbed to the contagious swine flu Tuesday, taking the toll in India to 477, health authorities said here. At least 76 new cases were reported ... Read more...

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Kerala’s cruise capsize toll hits 42 amid confession of lapses (Roundup)


October 1st, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Thekkady (Kerala), Oct 1 (IANS) The pleasure cruise that ended in a watery grave for 42 tourists in the famed Periyar wildlife sanctuary here could have been avoided, experts said Thursday, ... Read more...

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Two more deaths take India’s swine flu toll to 25 (Lead)


August 15th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore Aug 15 (IANS) With two more deaths in Bangalore, India's swine flu toll has reached 25, even as 165 people tested positive for the virus Saturday to take the total ... Read more...

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Chemicals sector attracts highest foreign investment


July 12th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Despite the global slowdown, the chemicals sector witnessed the highest growth in foreign investment in 2008-09, says a report by an industry lobby. The report by the ... Read more...

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Did not discuss Cauvery water issue with Karunanidhi: Yeddyurappa


July 2nd, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 2 (IANS) Even as the two neighbouring states bicker over sharing of Cauvery river water, the issue did not figure in a meeting between Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa and ... Read more...

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Indian football team likely to fly out to Dubai Friday


June 25th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The Indian football team is expected to fly out to Dubai Friday armed with Spanish visas as a majority of the players got their passports stamped Thursday ... Read more...

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Visa glitches may delay Indian football team’s Dubai trip


June 24th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Indian football team's preparatory tour to Dubai and Spain is likely to be delayed by a day as some of the players are yet to get Spanish ... 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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Sri Ram Sene chief Muthalik held ahead of V-Day in Karnataka


February 13th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 13 (IANS) The chief of right wing Sri Ram Sene Pramod Muthalik, who had threatened to disrupt Valentine's Day celebrations in Karnataka, was arrested Friday, state home minister V.S. Acharaya ... Read more...

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Delhi blast suspect Saif taken to Karnataka, many questioned (Lead)


September 22nd, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Police and intelligence personnel Monday questioned suspects in Karnataka's Manipal town where Mohammed Saif, arrested after a shootout in Delhi, was taken to find the source of ... Read more...

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Karnataka governor’s clearance to road project stayed


May 9th, 2008 - 7:28 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, May 8 (IANS) The Election Commission Thursday stayed the Karanataka governor's clearance for the controversial Bangalore-Mysore corridor project on the ground that it violated the model code of conduct now in ... Read more...

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Karnataka Assembly polls to be held in May


March 20th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Mar 20 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) has decided to hold Karnataka Assembly Elections in the third week of May this year. EC sources said the decision has been taken ... Read more...

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