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Karnataka: State in southern India
Karnataka, formerly Mysore State, is a state in the southwestern region of India. It was formed as Mysore State on 1 November 1956, with the passage of the States Reorganisation Act, and renamed Karnataka in 1973. The state was part of the Carnatic region in British terminology. Its capital and largest city is Bengaluru (Bangalore).

Mystery deepens over Couple & Three Children Found Lifeless in Karnataka Home | Oneindia [Video]

Mystery deepens over Couple & Three Children Found Lifeless in Karnataka Home | Oneindia

In a devastating incident in Karnataka, a couple and their three children were discovered dead at their residence in Tumakuru. Join us as we delve into the details of this tragic event, exploring the..

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MLC K Kavitha Calls Out Siddaramaiah's Inaccuracies in Telangana Visit| Oneindia [Video]

MLC K Kavitha Calls Out Siddaramaiah's Inaccuracies in Telangana Visit| Oneindia

BRS MLC K Kavitha criticizes Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah for inaccuracies during his visit to Kamareddy, where Telangana CM KCR is contesting. She urges him to do thorough research before discussing..

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Siddaramaiah Launches Year-Long Karnataka Sambhrama at Hampi Ceremony, Dances| Oneindia News [Video]

Siddaramaiah Launches Year-Long Karnataka Sambhrama at Hampi Ceremony, Dances| Oneindia News

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah defies superstitions at Hampi's Virupaksha Temple, launching Karnataka Sambhrama – 50, marking the State's 50th renaming anniversary. Lighting the same lamp as CM Devaraj..

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Bengaluru Fire: Massive blaze engulfs a pub in Koramangala | Watch Video | Oneindia [Video]

Bengaluru Fire: Massive blaze engulfs a pub in Koramangala | Watch Video | Oneindia

In a shocking incident, a massive fire broke out on the fourth floor of a building in Karnataka's Bengaluru on Wednesday afternoon. The fire erupted in the building which is located in the Koramangala..

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Watch| Fire Tragedy in Bengaluru| Blaze at Firecracker store Claims 14 Lives| OneIndia News [Video]

Watch| Fire Tragedy in Bengaluru| Blaze at Firecracker store Claims 14 Lives| OneIndia News

A tragic fire at a Bengaluru firecracker shop in Attibele resulted in 14 deaths, injuries, and extensive vehicle damage. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah expressed sorrow, promising Rs 5 lakh..

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Karnataka govt ads in Telangana trying to sway voters, BJP tells EC

BJP accuses Congress government in Karnataka of using Telangana media to influence assembly polls; urges Election Commission to take action. BJP delegation submits complaint, alleging violation of..
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EC seeks explanation from Congress govt in Karnataka over Telangana ads violating poll code

It has sought an explanation by 5 pm on Tuesday on the circumstances which led to the violation of the commission's Model Code of Conduct (MCC) instructions.
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Congress govt in Karnataka giving advertisements in Telangana to influence assembly polls: BJP

BJP has accused the Congress government in Karnataka of influencing Telangana assembly polls through advertisements in Telangana media; BJP delegation submitted a complaint to the Election Commission..
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Karnataka doctor who allegedly performed around 900 illegal abortions arrested

Bengaluru Police arrest doctor and lab technician for performing approximately 900 illegal abortions in Mysuru Hospital. The doctor, Dr Chandan Ballal, and lab technician, Nisar, charged Rs 30,000 for..
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Rahul unemployed, Congress job calendar a joke: KTR

Ahead of the November 30 Telangana assembly elections, BRS working president KT Rama Rao on Sunday called former Congress president Rahul Gandhi politically unemployed, and challenged him to tell how..
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Biker 75% guilty in bus hit, says HC, cuts payout by 3 quarters

The Karnataka high court reduced the compensation awarded to a motorcyclist in an accident case by 75% due to contributory negligence. The court found that the motorcyclist had swerved to the extreme..
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'Empathy, remorse' bring dog to dead man's mom

A stray dog in Karnataka's Davanagere mourns the death of a 21-year-old biker who fell to his death while trying to dodge the dog. The dog walks several kilometers to the biker's home, fights other..
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Massive political fight breaks out over Karnataka government decision to withdraw the CBI probe against DK Shivakumar

The Karnataka High Court has adjourned the hearing of the appeal filed by Deputy Chief Minister DK Shivakumar against the sanction accorded by the previous government to the CBI to prosecute him in the..
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Shakti scheme for women touches milestone of 100 crore free bus rides in Karnataka

Karnataka government's ambitious 'Shakti' scheme, which has made travel free of charge for women in the state in non-luxury public transport buses has achieved the milestone of logging over 100 crore..
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Cauvery panel directs Karnataka to release 3216 cusecs water every day to Tamil Nadu for next 38 days

The Cauvery Water Regulation Committee (CWRC) recommended the Karnataka government to release 3216 cusecs of water every day to Tamil Nadu for 38 days starting November 24, 2023. The committee also..
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Order for Karnataka Research Foundation soon, merger of organisations on cards

Karnataka science and technology minister announces the establishment of the Karnataka Research Foundation (KRF) to facilitate R&D activity in the state. The official order for the KRF is expected..
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Congress not implementing poll guarantees in Karnataka: JP Nadda warns Telangana of 'false promises'

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Missing papers, Congress fissures stall Karnataka caste census

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Don't fall for Congress' lies, says BJP leader Yediyurappa in poll-bound Telangana

Senior BJP leader B S Yediyurappa accused the Congress of deceiving the people of Karnataka by not fulfilling its pre-poll guarantees after coming to power. He warned the people of Telangana to not..
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'Vishwaguru' should answer why malnutrition is increasing in India: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

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Silent revolution against BRS in Telangana, BJP will form government: Kishan Reddy

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Girl dies after falling into vessel with hot sambar

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Will retire from politics, if proved I have taken money in single case of transfer: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

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Karnataka govt restricts all forms of head cover in recruitment exams; allows mangalasutra

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Kumaraswamy hits out at Congress CM Siddaramaiah for making tall promises in Telangana

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Eye on Lingayats, BJP names BSY's son Karnataka party chief

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah has stated that the Indian government will maintain a zero-tolerance stance towards illegal immigration. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) recently conducted raids..
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