Denied money, alcoholic son stones mother to death
Dharwad: In a horrifying incident, an alcoholic son, angered by his mothers' refusal to give him money to purchase liquor is said to have battered the latter to death in Yalavadala village of Kalagatigi taluk in Dharwad district.
Farmer chases cattle thieves, recovers meat from getaway car
Shivamogga: Chandrashekar, a farmer from Shivamogga near Mandlikaluru, on July 1, found that his bullock was missing from the shed where he had tied it. Surprised, he went in search of his bullock when he spotted some thieves who had killed his animal and were loading its meat into a car, a Maruthi 800.
NIA raids customs officer's house In Kalaburgi in 'Love Jihad' case
Kalaburgi: An investigation into an alleged case of 'Love Jihad' involving a 25-year-old Hindu woman, led the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to raid the house of Irshadullah Khan, the deputy commissioner of the commercial tax department in Kalaburgi. It is learnt that the raid was conducted on June 6 and 7.
Hassan DC to test teachers for their competency
Hassan: In an unconventional move, teachers in the Hassan district will have to undergo examinations to prove their mettle as per a decision taken by the now reinstated Hassan Deputy Commissioner Rohini Sindhuri.