12 DCCs in state to get new presidents soon
Bengaluru: According to the Congress sources, party has decided to appoint new presidents for Belagavi( after bifurcation), Mandya, Hassan, Hubballi-Dharawada, Chikkodi, Gadag, Haveri etc
SC upholds K'taka HC decision to ban Mathe Mahadevi's book
Bengaluru: In a major setback to Mathe Mahadevi, who is leading the demand for separate religion tag for Lingayat community, on Wednesday, the Supreme Court decided not to quash Karnataka government's decision to ban her book titled 'Vachana Deepthi'
IMD to have radars in Mangaluru, Bengaluru
Bengaluru: Indian Meteorological Department has decided to install two weather radars in Bengaluru and Mangaluru. According to sources, these radars can be able to issue weather warnings three hours in advance.
State Govt likely to slash RTE quota by 25 pc
Bengaluru: State government is likely to cancel 25% seats in private schools for students from disadvantaged groups as per the provisions of the Right to Education (RTE) act from next academic year.
Metro trains to get three new coaches soon
Bengaluru: According to the BMRCL officials, by December all metro trains will have these three coaches. One among these three additional coaches will be reserved for women passengers.
Veerashaiva-Lingayat leaders' meet fails to yield fruit
Bengaluru: The Veerashaiva and Lingayat leaders who met at medical education minister Dr. Sharan Prakask Patil's residence in the city failed to come to any consensus on the separate religion issue. Meeting decided to form an expert committee to submit a report.