Karnataka

Veerashaiva-Lingayats now seek 15% quota, say they do not want separate religion

Pontiff of the influential Pancha Peeta Mutts and several independent Mutts submitted a memorandum to CM Siddaramaiah.

Kolar infant deaths: Report says babies had sepsis due to unclean hospital

Two of the three infants were also suffering from sepsis – the infection spread due to use of unclean handlers and labour rooms at the time of delivery

Karnataka HC pulls up BBMP for allowing school in residential zone

The court questioned the BBMP about how such acts, which were in clear violation of zonal laws, could be done.

Infosys row won't hurt Brand Bengaluru, Karnataka is driving innovation: Priyank Kharge to TNM

Karnataka’s IT Minister spoke exclusively to TNM on a range of issues including its Elevate 100 initiative.

Liquor ban: With few places to relocate, Bengaluru bar owners may have to shut shop

With no other way out, pub owners in Bengaluru’s central business are struggling to relocate as there are rules against setting up bars near hospitals, temples and in residential areas.

Six newborns die in Kolar and Davangere hospitals in single day, doctors deny negligence

On Tuesday, CM Siddaramaiah ordered the Health Department to submit a report on why 33 infants had died in 75 days in the Kolar hospital.

Caught on camera grabbing woman MLC’s hand, K'taka Cong leader resigns from post

In his defence, TP Ramesh said that he had only been enquiring about the woman MLC’s health and the incident had been misconstrued.

Bengaluru couple who ran military hotel commit suicide, blame BBMP corporator in note

The couple hung themselves at their Mavalli residence.

K’taka bar owners forced to relocate as HC dismisses plea for denotification of highways

The plea was dismissed as the state could not provide alternative bypass routes to the stretches proposed for denotifictation.

Massive show of strength again by Lingayats in Belagavi, target RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

“We have not been part of Hinduism all these years? What status do we get in Hinduism?” asked a speaker.