Karnataka crisis deepens as two MLAs withdraw support to govt

Bengaluru, Jan. 16 -- Two independent legislators in Karnataka on Tuesday withdrew their support to the Janata Dal (Secular), or JD(S)-Congress coalition, prompting speculation that more were on the w... Read More

Karnataka faces a fresh crisis after horse trading charges rear up again

Bengaluru, Jan. 15 -- Almost eight months after wresting power from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) following a fractured mandate in assembly elections, the Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress alliance is ... Read More

Isro set to launch Chandrayaan-2 by March-April

Bengaluru, Jan. 12 -- The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Friday said it has missed the January-February launch window for the second moon mission, Chandrayaan-2, which is now expected to... Read More

Why Karnataka's irrigation plans are no solution to farming woes

Bengaluru, Jan. 11 -- Since 2002, Karnataka's irrigation allocation has steadily increased from a little over Rs 1,600 crore to around Rs 16,000 crore in the current fiscal, showing an average annual ... Read More

ISRO set to launch Chandrayaan-2 in March-April

Bengaluru, Jan. 11 -- The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday said it missed the January-February launch window for the second moon mission,Chandrayaan-2, which is now expected to be c... Read More

Karnataka changes Bengaluru Metro route to city's airport

Bengaluru, Jan. 11 -- The Karnataka state cabinet on Thursday approved a change in the metro route connecting East Bengaluru with the city's airport at an additional cost Rs 5,000 crore. According to... Read More

Petrol, diesel prices to rise in Bangalore as Karnataka hikes fuel taxes

Bangalore, Jan. 5 -- The Karnataka government on Friday increased taxes on petrol and diesel to 32% and 21%, respectively, two-and-a-half months after it announced cuts to give some relief at petrol p... Read More

Karnataka: English medium government schools face criticism at Kannada literary meet

Bengaluru, Jan. 5 -- The decision of the H.D.Kumaraswamy-led coalition to implement English as a medium of instruction in Karnataka's government schools came under sharp criticism on Friday at the beg... Read More

Karnataka govt does a tightrope walk amid coordination troubles

Bengaluru, Jan. 3 -- The Congress and the Janata Dal (Secular), or JD(S) appear to be functioning independently of each other, thus exposing the coalition's vulnerabilities. This has been highlighted ... Read More

Income tax raids on Kannada film producers, actors

Chennai, Jan. 3 -- Around 30 teams of income tax (I-T) officials on Thursday carried out simultaneous raids across 27 locations in Bengaluru targeting actors and producers of recently released big-bud... Read More