Indiramma-100: Cong will invoke Indira Gandhi to retain power in Karnataka

Indira-GandhiThe Karnataka Congress has decided to invoke Indira Gandhi in a bid to retain power in the state during the assembly elected slated for next year. The party will be celebrating Gandhi’s hundredth birth anniversary in November by organising a string of activities including ‘pada yatra (march)’ in all the assembly segments under the title “Indiramma-100.”

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Why are women breaking their ‘mangalsutras’ in Karnataka

magalIn a bid to save their husbands, women in Karnataka have started breaking the beads on their mangalsutras. Incidents such as these have been reported from Ballari, Davangere, Chitradurga, Koppal and Raichur. Thousands of married women destroyed the red …

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Who is Shafi Armar, the Karnataka born ISIS op declared global terrorist

An Islamic State operative from Bhatkal, Karnataka, Shafi Armar was declared a global terrorist by the United States of America. The man who is the primary recruiter for the IS was presumed dead a few years ago. However the intelligence that was gathered later on found that he had faked his death to avoid the heat of the intelligence agencies.

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Have come to my own home, Piyush Goyal says after having lunch at Dalit’s home in Karnataka

piyushI felt as though I have come to own home, Union Power Minister who had lunch at a Dalit’s home in Karnataka said. Goyal who was in Bengaluru on a two day on Monday and Tuesday also addressed booth level party workers in a bid to establish direct contact with the people.

Yeddyurappa is BJP’s candidate for Karnataka CM says Amit Shah

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B S Yeddyurappa will the chief minister if the BJP wins the Karnataka assembly elections in 2018. The name of the former chief minister of Karnataka was proposed by Amit Shah, the national president of the BJP.

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Jaya DA case: Here is how much the lawyers from Karnataka charged

acharyaThe state of Karnataka spent Rs 1,85,12,500 on advocate fees to conduct the trial in the Jayalalithaa Disproportionate Assets case. B V Acharya who was the first special public prosecutor in the case charged Rs 40,75,000, an RTI response has revealed.

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PU results 2017 Karnataka today at 3 pm

resultsThe 2nd PUC results will be announced today. The results would be announced at 3 pm on May 11, a day before the SSLC 2017 results are announced. The results would be made available at the colleges on May 12. The results on May 11 would however be available on the websites pue.kar.nic.in and karresults.nic.in.

The examinations were held between March 9 and 27. 6,84,490 students appeared for the examinations. There were 3,48,563 boys and 3,35,909 girls who took the examination.

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Clinging to the ‘lal batti,’ MLAs from Karnataka, Bihar ask how can Modi order them

lalbattiNot all are interested in losing the ‘lal batti’. After the Union Government decided that it was time to do away with the red beacon system in a bid to move away from the VIP to EIP culture, many politicians followed the order. However two politicians decided not to follow the orders and said that they are not bound by a Delhi cabinet decision.

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Karnataka is most corrupt state in India, reveals survey

corruptionKarnataka earned the dubious distinction of being the most corrupt state in the country. A survey which covered 20 states found that Karnataka was followed by Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. The survey conducted by the Centre for Media Studies covered around 3,000 persons in both rural and urban areas.

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Early polls in Karnataka: Here is how the Congress plans to fox BJP

siddThe Congress in Karnataka is likely to advance the assembly elections in Karnataka after its spectacular wins in the Gundlupet and Nanjangud by-elections. The party is hoping to capitalise on the wins as it feels that it is in with a good chance following the mammoth wins in the by-elections.

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