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Tipu Sultan a 'mass rapist', keep me out of celebrations, Union Minister tells Karnataka

Tipu Sultan a 'mass rapist', keep me out of celebrations, Union Minister tells Karnataka

Oct 21,2017 , 05:53 PM IST | National
Union Minister Anantkumar Hegde has asked the Karnataka government to keep him out of the state's Tipu Jayanti celebrations, calling the erstwhile Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan a "brutal killer, wretched fanatic and mass rapist".
MoS Ananth Kumar Hegde asks K'taka administration to keep him out of Tipu Jayanti

MoS Ananth Kumar Hegde asks K'taka administration to keep him out of Tipu Jayanti

Oct 21,2017 , 11:14 AM IST | National
BJP leader and Union Minister of State for Skill Development Ananth Kumar Hegde on Saturday wrote a letter to Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's secretary and District Collector of Uttara Kannada district asking them not include his name in Tipu Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10.
Maharashtra: 10 killed as truck overturns in Sangli

Maharashtra: 10 killed as truck overturns in Sangli

Oct 21,2017 , 11:06 AM IST | National
At least 10 people, including three women and seven men, were killed and few injured after a truck overturned in Maharashtra's Sangli district in the wee hours of Saturday.
Gold Biscuits for MLAs: Siddaramaiah denies reports over proposal on gifting

Gold Biscuits for MLAs: Siddaramaiah denies reports over proposal on gifting

Oct 17,2017 , 06:51 PM IST | National
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday denied the reports about gifting gold biscuits to every legislator for the diamond jubilee of the Vidhana Soudha.
Karnataka: Three killed after part of roof collapses due to incessant rain

Karnataka: Three killed after part of roof collapses due to incessant rain

Oct 16,2017 , 03:58 PM IST | National
Three members of a family were killed after the roof of their residence collapsed because of incessant rain in the Gajendragarh area of Karnataka's Gadag district.
SIT releases sketches of suspects in Gauri Lankesh's murder

SIT releases sketches of suspects in Gauri Lankesh's murder

Oct 14,2017 , 12:41 PM IST | National
The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the Bengaluru Police on Friday released the sketches of the suspects in connection with the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh.
Police Mahasangha seeks sanction to prosecute Siddaramaiah for nepotism, misuse of power

Police Mahasangha seeks sanction to prosecute Siddaramaiah for nepotism, misuse of power

Sep 19,2017 , 02:59 PM IST | National
The Karnataka Police Mahasangha on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Bengaluru Governor seeking sanction to prosecute Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for nepotism and misuse of power.
Less than 6 medical seats for every lakh population

Less than 6 medical seats for every lakh population

Sep 15,2017 , 02:39 AM IST | News Analysis
Thousands of Indian students go abroad every year to pursue medical education. Inadequate number of medical seats in India is one of the reasons for students going abroad. For the 2017-18 academic year, there are just over 67,000 medical seats and over 27,000 dental seats across the country. This translates to less than 6 medical seats per one lakh population and fewer than 3 dental seats per one
Water management remains a litmus test

Water management remains a litmus test

Sep 11,2017 , 02:37 AM IST | News Analysis
Phew, as political India dissects Modi’s Cabinet reshuffle, our fellow countrymen let lose a volley of expletives and curses. Year after year, it’s the same sorry state of affairs. Take the on-going flood fury which has submerged Andhra Pradesh, Assam, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Odisha, Karnataka and Bihar under the deluge of torrential rain. Appallingly, it has already claimed over 900 lives count
Definitely Coorg!

Definitely Coorg!

Sep 02,2017 , 10:53 PM IST | Hans
Last week a friend asked me for travel advice on Coorg — when to go, what to see and buy and so on. It triggered many memories of the place and of the many trips I had made to it over the years.
Offshore wind farms proposed to meet energy demand

Offshore wind farms proposed to meet energy demand

Aug 27,2017 , 12:35 PM IST | Technology
Offshore wind - plentiful along the coast of southern India -- can be a potential source to meet the increasing energy demand in this region, scientists at the National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) in Chennai report.
TRS MP writes to Union minister against Karnataka

TRS MP writes to Union minister against Karnataka

Aug 25,2017 , 04:05 AM IST | Telangana
TRS MP Burra Narsaiah Goud on wrote a letter to Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharathi over the delay in the release of Krishna river water from Karnataka.
Amit Shah vows to free Karnataka from Congress

Amit Shah vows to free Karnataka from Congress

Aug 14,2017 , 07:54 AM IST | National
Addressing the state political affairs committee members, Shah said he would camp in the city from October onwards to tour and address public rallies across the state for bringing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) back to power.

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