Karnataka News

K’taka Cong chief deletes tweet labelling PM Modi as “angootha-chhaap”

K’taka Cong chief deletes tweet labelling PM Modi as “angootha-chhaap”

Bengaluru: Congress in Karnataka has removed a tweet describing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as “angootha-chhaap” or illiterate, as well as expressed regret for a “rude tweet” posted by a “novice social media manager”. . Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar, withdrawing the controversial post, admitted last night that it fell short

Watch: K’taka Cong leaders discuss party chief’s involvement in scam

Watch: K’taka Cong leaders discuss party chief’s involvement in scam

Bengaluru: The Congress in Karnataka on Wednesday lands itself in trouble after a video went viral showing a purported conversation between the party media coordinator M A Saleem and former Lok Sabha member V S Ugrappa talking about the Congress state president D K Shivakumar’s involvement in a scam during

Bengaluru extends Covid curbs, night curfew till 11 Oct. Deets here

Bengaluru extends Covid curbs, night curfew till 11 Oct. Deets here

The Bengaluru city police commissioner on Monday extended the coronavirus-related restrictions, including night curfew till October 11, news agency ANI reported. Bengaluru Urban on Sunday reported 255 fresh infections and three more deaths, while the Karnataka state saw a total of 775 infections. The total number of infections in state

k’taka cabinet expansion: CM Bommai inducts 29 ministers with six new faces

k’taka cabinet expansion: CM Bommai inducts 29 ministers with six new faces

Karnataka: Twenty-nine Karnataka MLAs on Wednesday took oath as ministers to join Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai’s cabinet. The expansion of the cabinet took place after several days of discussions and discussions between the party leadership to finalize the list. Bommai got the new team of ministers just a week after

K’taka mandates negative test report for all travellers from Maha’tra, Kerala

K’taka mandates negative test report for all travellers from Maha’tra, Kerala

Bengaluru: Irrespective of people’s vaccination status, the Karnataka government on Saturday made it mandatory for all, travelling from Maharashtra and Kerala, to produce a negative RT-PCR test report to enter its state boundary. The move, part of measures to increase pandemic related surveillance at entry points, follows reports of a

Basavaraj Bommai elected as new K’taka CM, will take oath today

Basavaraj Bommai elected as new K’taka CM, will take oath today

Bengaluru: Basavaraj Somappa Bommai was on Tuesday chosen as the new Chief Minister of Karnataka, succeeding B.S. Yediyurappa. The designated candidate for the post will take oath at 11 a.m. in the Raj Bhawan today, on Wednesday. A strong Lingayat leader from north Karnataka, he was elected to the post

Key K’taka BJP MLAs’ meet on BS Yediyurappa successor tonight

Key K’taka BJP MLAs’ meet on BS Yediyurappa successor tonight

New Delhi: The BJP legislature party in Karnataka will meet this evening to elect a new Chief Minister for the state after veteran leader BS Yediyurappa resigns last evening ending weeks of speculations. Meanwhile, BJP has deputed two union ministers — Dharmendra Pradhan and G Kishan Reddy — as central