Karnataka

A museum in the shape of a human face

A museum in the shape of a human face

It will give an overview of speech and hearing, and problems affecting communication A museum in the shape of a human face is coming up at the All India Institute of Speech and Hearing (AIISH) here. Reckoned to be one of a kind, the museum has been proposed at a …

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Island residents strandedas Krishna is in spate

Island residents strandedas Krishna is in spate

16 gates of Narayanpur reservoir opened to discharge water Neelakantarayanagaddi Island residents are still stranded as the Krishna is in spate. The Deputy Commissioner held a meeting of officials at Narayanpur to ascertain the flood situation. Meanwhile, officials of the Krishna Bhagya Jala Nigam Limited (KBJNL) released more quantum of …

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CM seeks ₹1,000 cr. for dryland farming

CM seeks ₹1,000 cr. for dryland farming

HDK: Got positive response on getting defence land for metro Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has sought ₹1,000 crore from the Centre for the development of natural farming on over 70 lakh hectares of arid or dryland in the State. He said the funds would be needed to encourage the method …

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Why is a particular section of society opposing me: Kumaraswamy

Why is a particular section of society opposing me: Kumaraswamy

The Karnataka Chief Minister wonders why these citizens are seeing him with bad intention, and says the Congress is not responsible for the tears he shed recently. Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy confessed to a feeling of relief at the bountiful rainfall that the State has received this year, which also …

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‘Tough in taking decisions, but emotional at times too’

‘Tough in taking decisions, but emotional at times too’

Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy says his emotional speech at JD(S) programme was not aimed at the Congress Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Tuesday said that his emotional speech at a Janata Dal (Secular) programme, where he described his position as “swallowing pain like Lord Shiva who drank poison”, was not …

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iPhones as gifts spark row in Karnataka

iPhones as gifts spark row in Karnataka

BJP MP asks State to pay civic workers first, CM says govt. being maligned by lies A seemingly generous decision to present expensive iPhones to State MPs seems to have boomeranged on the Karnataka government. The gift package, comprising an iPhone, a ‘Moochies’ laptop bag, and a folder, costing over …

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Flood alert along the banks of Cauvery and Hemavati

Flood alert along the banks of Cauvery and Hemavati

Residents of at least 30 villages of Srirangapatna, Pandavapura and K.R. Pet taluks in the district are living in fear of floods as the water levels in the Cauvery and Hemavati are continuously rising. The Cauvery has been brimming ever since the crest gates of the Krishnaraja Sagar (KRS) were …

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IPS officer in the dock for alleged extra marital affair

IPS officer in the dock for alleged extra marital affair

A senior officer heading the Bengaluru Rural district police has caused much embarrassment to the force after a software engineer filed a complaint with the Koramangala police accusing him of having an affair with his wife. The complainant submitted a video clip allegedly showing Superintendent of Police Bhimashankar Guled with …

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Except for 2019 polls, no other alliance with Congress: Gowda

Except for 2019 polls, no other alliance with Congress: Gowda

JD(S) supremo H.D. Deve Gowda says prevailing national circumstances forcing party to align with Congress The Janata Dal (Secular) will not have an pre-poll alliance with the Congress for any elections except for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, national president H.D. Deve Gowda said here on Sunday. He told presspersons …

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