Karnataka

Bengaluru, Oct 14: The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation's (KSRTC) initiative to convert old buses into women's toilet and mobile fever clinic has brought recognition at national level by winning the National Public Undertakings Award under the category 'CSR for Social Development'.

Bengaluru, Oct 14: Taking strong exception to the Bengaluru police naming Congress party leaders in its B'luru riots case charge-sheet, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee president D. K. Shivakumar on Wednesday said they won't succumb to such unethical pressure tactics.

Bengaluru, Oct 14: Heavy rains for the past three days wreaked havoc in some parts of north Karnataka causing inundation, crop loss, and damage to houses, sources in the Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre (KSNDMC) said.

Bengaluru, Oct 14: Central Crime Branch (CCB) sleuths have arrested Ashwin Bhogi, a suspect in the Sandalwood drugs case, from Chikkamagaluru.

Bengaluru, Oct 14: The Central Crime Branch of police probing the attack on the house of MLA R Akhanda Srinivas Murthy during the violence that rocked Bengaluru in August following his kin’s provocative Facebook post has come to a conclusion that rivalry within Congress party had resulted in brazen attack.

Bengaluru, Oct 14: The National Investigation Agency, which has taken up two cases of DJ Halli and KG Halli violence in East Bengaluru, has questioned two congress MLAs, B Z Zameer Ahmed Khan of Chamarajpet constituency and Rizwan Ahmed of Shivaji Nagar constituency.

Bengaluru, Oct 14: Karnataka's health and medical education departments would jointly fight Covid-19 across the state, said its minister K. Sudhakar on Tuesday, a day after he was entrusted with both ministries in a minor cabinet reshuffle on Monday.

Bengaluru, Oct 13: After the Central Crime Branch named Congress leader Sampath Raj as one of the main accused in Bengaluru violence that erupted on August 11, MLA A Srinivasamurthy requested leaders to expel him from the party.

Bengaluru, Oct 13: A case has been registered against Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut in Karnataka over her tweet allegedly targeting farmers protesting against contentious central farm laws, police said on Tuesday.

Bengaluru, Oct 13: The Central Crime Branch, probing the violence here over an inflammatory Facebook post, has named former Mayor and sitting Congress corporator R Sampath Raj as one of the accused in the case, police said on Tuesday.