Bengaluru: Vishwesha Tirtha Swami, who heads the influential Brahmin mutt, had remarked earlier this week that Lingayats should stay within the Hindu religion as its followers also worshipped Lord Shiva...
Hubballi: Speaking to reporters in Hubballi, Hiremath referred to the statement issued by advocate Arun Joshi in which it is said that the First Principal Judge and Principal Judicial Magistrate First Class had imposed a fine of Rs 500 in the defamation case filed by Pralhad Joshi against Hiremath.
Dharwad: Accompanied by the former Minister and MLC Basavaraj Horatti, president of the Dharwad Zilla Panchayat Chaitra Shirur and officials, Kulkarni paid a visit to the gruel centre and the temporary shelter provided for the displaced people.
Belthangadi: The film Kanoorayana will depict the intrinsic rural lifestyle delving into the problems of rural folk and showcase the positives of economic empowerment, said Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr. Veerendra Heggade and ruled out that it was a "publicity stunt."
Udupi: The National Students Union of India (NSUI), Udupi District celebrated this Diwali with orphans and abandoned elders at the Vishwasada Mane Orphanage, Shankerpura.
Karwar: The mangroves, which are called 'Kandla Vana' in Kannada have immense power to bring down the intensity and impact of natural calamities such as cyclone, floods, sea erosion, tsunami and others. But, such patches of life-saving mangroves are dying...
Karwar: Private Secretary to Union Minister of State for Skill Development Entrepreneurship Ananth Kumar Hedge has written to his counterpart to the Chief Secretary of Government of Karnataka not to print Hegde's name in Tipu Jayanthi programme invitation.
Bengaluru: The Janata Dal (Secular) is making elaborate preparations for the 2018 assembly elections in a bid to improve its performance. A high-tech bus has already been built for H D Kumaraswamy's election campaign which has many facilities within.
Bengaluru: The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) Commissioner has claimed that 50 percent of the deadly potholes in the city have been closed.
Belthangady: Entire Belthangady taluk is gearing up to celebrate the 50th anniversary of ‘Pattabhisheka’ of Dr D Veerendra Heggade, on October 24.
Mangaluru: City Crime Branch sleuths have foiled a robbery attempt and arrested seven aides of rowdy sheeter Akashabhavan Sharan.
Mangaluru: A man from Manjeshwara has been arrested by the customs officials in Mangaluru International Airport for making an attempt to smuggle Ganja.
Udupi: Eyeing the upcoming assembly elections in Karanataka, political leaders have started to switch sides. Among all the chatter in rumorsville, there is news that State minister for Sports, Fisheries and Udupi district in-charge Pramodh Madwaraj is likely to leave the Congress party and join the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Bengaluru: Shahrukh Khan, a 25-year-old painter from LR Nagar in Adugodi lost his sight when a lit rocket came out of nowhere and hit his left eye, causing a grievous injury.
Mangaluru: Sasikanth Senthil S assumed office as the Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada on Friday, Oct 20.
Mangaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Dharmasthala Sri Manjunatha Temple on October 29 and also take part in Dharmasthala Rural Development Programme in Ujire.
Bengaluru: A seven-year-old girl was killed after a rider knocked her down with his bike while performing a wheelie on the road at Uttanahalli village in Chikkajala police limits on Thursday evening.
Bengaluru: The Koramangala police on Thursday arrested two persons after finding one kilogram of hashish (charas) worth Rs. 3 lakh on them. The arrested are Rakesh, 26, a resident of Urundadigudde in Mangaluru, and Amul Hasan, 23, a resident of Seshadhripuram and a native of Mangaluru, the police said.
Mangaluru: The fisherman from Dakshina Kannada demanded a national fishing policy to remove disparities that exist between individual states, with due representation for the community in elected bodies.
Mangaluru: But, here in the coastal belt of Karnataka, Diwali is all about celebrating the 'home coming' of demon king Bali Chakravathy or Balindra, as the Tuluva call him.