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Karnataka: State in southern India
Karnataka is a state in the south western region of India. It was formed on 1 November 1956, with the passage of the States Reorganisation Act. Originally known as the State of Mysore, it was renamed Karnataka in 1973. The state corresponds to the Carnatic region. The capital and largest city is Bangalore (Bengaluru).

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Rahul Gandhi likely to contest from Wayanad in Kerala

The Wayanad seat has a strong presence of Muslim and Christian voters and the decision to field Rahul comes after party units in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka also sought his candidature. The move, said..
IndiaTimes - Published

IT dept dismisses 'Yeddyurappa diary' as 'forgery document' and a 'set of loose papers'

The Congress, citing a media report, had Friday demanded a Lokpal probe into the charge that the state BJP chief had paid Rs 1,800 crore as bribe to the party top brass, which Yeddyurappa had dismissed..
DNA - Published

Videos for Karnataka

Indian air force planes collide in air show rehearsal, one pilot dead [Video]Indian air force planes collide in air show rehearsal, one pilot dead

A pilot was killed and two people injured after two Indian Air Force planes collided in the southern state of Karnataka on Tuesday (February 19). Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:45Published

 

Karnataka: Sitting Congress MP in Tumkur objects to alliance candidate Deve Gowda

Hours after Janta Dal (Secular) announced that former Prime Miniser H D Deve Gowda will be the alliance's candidate from Tumkur Lok Sabha seat, the sitting Congress MP raised strong objection to the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Dharwad building collapse: Death toll rises to 15, rescue operation under way

At least 15 people have lost their lives due to the collapse of an under-construction building in Dharwad, Karnataka on Tuesday.
DNA - Published

BJP denies Congress' charge Yeddyurappa paid Rs 1,800 crore to party, leaders

A political fight broke out on Friday over pages of an alleged diary that purportedly referred to huge payments to BJP leaders by B S Yeddyurappa, a charge denied by the former Karnataka chief minister..
IndiaTimes - Published

Citing media report, Cong seeks probe into allegations of pay-offs to BJP leaders

Congress spokesperson Surjewala said the report by Caravan magazine cited a diary containing details of the alleged pay-offs to senior BJP leaders and it was seized by the Income Tax Department during..
IndiaTimes - Published

I don't sleep with men: Karnataka Speaker


IndiaTimes - Published

Karnataka collapse: Magisterial probe on, toll touches 12


IndiaTimes - Published

3 new entrants from Congress given BJP tickets in Karnataka


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In Karnataka's Dharwad building collapse, death toll mounts to 10

The bodies of Divya Unakal (8), Dakshayini (45) and an unidentified person were retrieved from the debris as the rescue operations entered the third day
DNA - Published

Congress, JD(S) to portray their nominees as ‘coalition candidates’ in Karnataka

The ruling allies in Karnataka, the Congress and the JD(S), are in a course-correction mode: both parties will be introducing their candidates in the upcoming LS polls as “coalition candidates” and..
IndiaTimes - Published

Dharwad building collapse: 3 dead, 56 admitted as rescue operation continues

An under-construction building collapsed on Tuesday evening in Kumareshwar Nagar area of Karnataka's Dharwad district
DNA - Published

Dharwad building collapse: 3 dead, injured to be treated free of cost announces Karnataka govt

An under-construction building collapsed on Tuesday evening in Kumareshwar Nagar area of Karnataka's Dharwad district
DNA - Published

Under-construction Karnataka building crashes, 2 killed, 70 trapped

Two people died and over 70 others were trapped under debris after a four-storey under-construction commercial complex building collapsed in Dharwad, Karnataka, at around 3.50 pm on Tuesday.
IndiaTimes - Published

Karnataka: Many feared trapped after under-construction building collapses in Kumareshwar Nagar, Dharwad

Many are feared trapped after an under-construction building collapsed in Kumareshwar Nagar, Dharwad in Karnataka on Tuesday. The concerned authorities have launched a search and rescue operation.
DNA - Published

Karnataka: Under-construction building collapses in Dharwad, 1 dead, 14 rescued, many trapped

Many are feared trapped after an under-construction building collapsed in Kumareshwar Nagar, Dharwad in Karnataka on Tuesday. The concerned authorities have launched a search and rescue operation.
DNA - Published

Coalition troubles, family politics and lack of winnable candidates makes parties scout for candidates

The troubles associated with coalition politics between JD(S) and Congress, the family politics in JD(S) and lack of winnable horses in the BJP stable is hurting the three major political parties...
IndiaTimes - Published

BJP shortlists candidates for all 28 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka


IndiaTimes - Published

Lok Sabha polls 2019: Transfer of votes a challenge for JDS-Congress alliance in Karnataka, agrees JDS leader

The Congress and the JD(S), which had bitterly fought each other in the May 2018 assembly polls, had sewed up a post-election alliance after a hung verdict with the BJP emerging as the single largest..
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

30 rescued from ocean research ship off Karnataka coast after fire

The vessel belongs to an institute under the Ministry of Earth Sciences.
DNA - Published

Research ship off Karnataka coast catches fire; 30 crew members, 16 scientists rescued

A fire broke out on a marine research vessel off Karnataka's New Mangalore coast, following which 30 crew members and 16 scientists were rescued by the coast guard
DNA - Published

Fight polls from Karnataka: Siddaramaiah's invite to Rahul

Interestingly, both contested two decades apart and it would be 20 years after Sonia if Rahul were to indeed contest in Karnataka.
IndiaTimes - Published

Karnataka seat-sharing deal: Deve Gowda urges Rahul to cool 'resentment' of Congress MLAs


IndiaTimes - Published

In five days, EC records 31,000 violations reported

Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Karnataka Sanjiv Kumar on Friday said that 53,269 arms have been deposited, 298 arms impounded and 9 arms licences cancelled till date. According to him, 30616 cases..
IndiaTimes - Published

Siddaramaiah wants Rahul Gandhi to contest LS polls from Karnataka

Former chief minister Siddaramaiah on Friday said the Karnataka Congress wants party president Rahul Gandhi to contest the coming Lok Sabha polls from the southern state.
IndiaTimes - Published

'Modi factor will play decisive role in Lok Sabha poll in Karnataka'


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Women candidates have highest chances to win in Bengal, lowest in Karnataka


IndiaTimes - Published

JD(S) seals poll pact with Congress, gets 8 Karnataka seats

JD(S) will contest in Hassan, Mandya, Bengaluru North, Tumakuru, Udupi-Chikkamagaluru, Shivamogga, Uttara Kannada and Vijayapura.In the remaining 20 constituencies, it will back Congress. Congress will..
IndiaTimes - Published

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