Top Stories from Karnataka: Vijayapura man denies IS links, another IB goof up?
news Friday, June 12, 2015 - 05:30
Image for representation 1. In what could possibly be another embarrassment for the IB, one of the three youngsters from Karnataka who were said to be a part of a report stating they were fighting with the ISIS has called home to convince the family that he is working in Riyadh. 2. CM Siddaramaiah holds a meeting with Karnataka cineplex owners over the "raw deal" given to Kannada films as they do not always get prime slots for screening. Will Karnataka go the Maharashtra way? 3. A report released by NGO Child Rights and You states that an analysis of census data shows that Bengaluru leads the state in child labour, with urban areas seeing a 53% raise between 2001 and 2011. 4. Siddaramaiah sides with his officers, refuses to allow Lokayukta to take action against 5 bureaucrats facing charges of financial irregularities and misuse of power. 5. One of the men accused in the Hubballi terror conspiracy case has slammed the state police for falsely implicating him in a terror case. He has also pointed fingers at controversial cop Alok Kumar for the false case.