Karnataka

No more sarees, all K'taka women police officers to wear shirts and pants

DG/IGP Neelamani Raju held discussions with senior police officers including women police personnel before an order was issued to this effect.

Arjun Sarja to file for defamation against Sruthi Hariharan over Me Too allegation

Supporting Arjun Sarja, director of Vismaya, Arun Vaidyanathan claims the actor had requested him to tone down the intimate scene with Shruti Hariharan during the scripting stage.

Lingayat Mahasabha criticises DK Shivakumar for apology on minority status issue

The sharp reaction from the Lingayat Mahasabha comes after DK Shivakumar apologised on behalf of the Congress for interfering in the Lingayat issue.

‘Men Too’: An anti-Me Too protest in Bengaluru that’s quite confused about its aim

While a platform for male survivors of sexual crime is not a bad idea, ‘Men Too’ seems to be quite confused about what it wants to do.

Youth slaughter buffalo for success of Kannada film 'The Villain', makers condemn act

Videos of the act have emerged on social media. It shows a group of youth smearing and throwing the blood of a slaughtered calf on the posters of 'The Villain'.

Lingayat seer Siddalinga Swamiji of Tontadarya mutt in Gadag dies at the age of 69

Siddalinga Swamiji was known for providing free education and for his progressive ideas on various issues.

Ran his hands over my back: Sruthi Hariharan accuses Arjun Sarja of sexual misconduct

In a Facebook post, actor Sruthi Hariharan accused popular pan-south India actor Arjun Sarja of sexually assaulting her during the shoot of the bilingual film 'Vismaya'.

‘Common enemy is BJP’: HD Deve Gowda and Siddaramaiah bury the hatchet before bye-polls

In a joint press conference, the two former political rivals looked to show a united front for the new coalition to party workers.

‘Not the official stand’: Cong distances itself from DK Shivakumar’s Lingayat remark

Water Resources Minister and influential Congress leader DK Shivakumar termed the former Siddaramaiah government’s stance on the issue as a “big mistake.”

Karnataka to give land for new airport at Mysuru: Suresh Prabhu

The Civil Aviation Minister stated that CM Kumaraswamy has agreed to give about 300 acres of land for building a new airport in Mysuru/