Cooperative Bank scam: ED attaches properties worth Rs 45.32 crore in Karnataka

New Delhi, Sep 19: The Enforcement Directorate has attached assets worth Rs 45.32 crore in connection with a cooperative bank fraud case.

The attachments were made under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act 2002. 

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Plot to kill BJP leader: ATS arrests four from Maharashtra, Karnataka

arrestNew Delhi, Aug 25: The Gujarat Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) has picked up four suspects from Karnataka and Maharashtra after a plot to kill a BJP leader was unearthed.

The four were picked up after the arrest of a Chhota Shakeel gang member in Ahmedabad. The sharpshooter was picked up after the ATS learnt that he had been hired to kill Gordhan Zadafia, who was the home minister of the state in 2002, when the Gujarat riots took place.

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Problems create opportunities, lets seize it: Dr. Ashwathnarayan on Karnataka’s COVID-19 battle

ashwathnarayanBengaluru, May 04: COVID-19 has been one of the biggest challenges for the government and the people of the country.

As India entered into the third phase of the lockdown, with many more relaxations, two key issues would continue to remain the focus-save lives, revive the economy.

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Don’t let lockdown lock your dreams: Karnataka launches GetCETGo for CET, NEET students

karnataka-CETBengaluru, Apr 20: The lockdown has been hard on all of us. Students have been losing precious time due to the lockdown as all educational institutions and coaching centres have been ordered to be shut down.

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Extension of lockdown imminent in Karnataka: Final call after report submitted to PM says BSY

BSyeddiyurappaBengaluru, Apr 09: The lockdown is likely to continue in Karnataka in all probability. Karnataka Chief Minister, B S Yediyurappa following a Cabinet meeting said that all the ministers were in favour of extending the lockdown.

Yediyurappa however said that he would first submit the report of the expert panel to the Prime Minister and then take a final call on extension of the lockdown.

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How Karnataka should exit the lockdown: This is what the expert committee says

karnataka-1aBengaluru, Apr 09: An expert committee has submitted its report to the Karnataka government on the phased exit strategy after the 21 day lockdown ends on April 14.

The panel said, phase-wise lifting of lock down is essential to prevent public frustration, instil confidence, provide livelihood to many and consolidate the gains made so far.

The report is divided into 7 categories- General public, officers and educational institutions, industry clinical management, COVID-19 testing, quarantine and transport.

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ISIS planned murder of Hindu leaders to create communal tension in India

isis-newNew Delhi, Feb 25: The National Investigation Agency conducted raids at 25 different locations in South India in connection with an Islamic State related case.

Raids were conducted in 10 different locations in Tamil Nadu and 25 places in Karnataka.

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Modi’s 2-day Karnataka visit starts today; Unmanned aerial vehicles banned

modilaughingBengaluru, Jan 02: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s two-day visit to Bengaluru and Tumakuru, the Karnataka government has made elaborate security arrangements.

Citing security concerns, the Bengaluru city police commissioner Bhaskar Rao, IPS said that unmanned aerial vehicles including drones, balloons, unmanned aircraft systems etc will be banned during Modi’s visit.

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Taking a cue from Yogi, Karnataka plans to make rioters pay

violenceBengaluru, Dec 27: Now Karnataka too has decided to make the rioters pay. Taking a cue from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath, Karnataka too has decided to recover the damages from those who destroyed public property during the violence during the protests against the new citizenship law.

Karnataka minister, R Ashoka said that the government would soon decide on a legislation to seize the properties of those involved in damaging public property. We will also bring a similar rule here, Ashoka also said.

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An impressive BJP and a hopelessly divided Congress: Analysing the Karnataka by-poll

Inset pic: Dr Sandeep Shastri

Bengaluru, Dec 09: The thumping win by the BJP has ensured that it would continue to rule in Karnataka with a majority. Karnataka, no doubt has a history of electing the party in power during a by-election.

However, the fact here is that the Congress has yet proven that in Karnataka no one defeats the party, but it ends up defeating itself.