Karnataka man smuggled fake currency from Bangladesh: DRI

fakecurrency2000The man arrested with fake Rs 2,000 notes worth Rs 7.56 lakh is said to have smuggled the same from Bangladesh.

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2,800 liquor shops in Karnataka to down shutters, HC rejects plea on highway denotification

Liqour-shop-ban-on-HighwaysIt was the end of the road 2,800 liquor shops with the Karnataka High Court striking down a batch of petitions that sought for the de notification of highways passing through city limits.
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Man arrested for selling Karnataka woman in Doha

arrestA man from Karnataka has been arrested for allegedly selling a woman in Saudi Arabia. The city police arrested a man from Kulashekar for allegedly cheating a woman on the pretext of getting her a nurse’s job in Doha, Qatar and “selling her as a slave” in Saudi Arabia.

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IT raids on D K Shivakumar end, Karnataka minister thanks supporters

dkshivakumar2The raids at the residence of Karnataka minister D K Shivakumar have ended. The Income Tax department had carried out raids for the past three days at his residence and 63 other locations.

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The Lingayat Veerashaiva rift worsens as thousands hit streets in Karnataka

lingayatveerThousand of people took to the streets of Hubbali in northern Karnataka and the split between the pontiffs of various maths or Veerashaivas and Lingayats was evident. Followers of the Rambhapuri seer took to the streets to protest against attempts to break the unity under the guise of according religious status. The protestors also raised slogans against Mathe Mahadevi for insulting the Rambapuri seer after he had made controversial comments against her. Booklets depicting her in a derogatory manner were displayed during the protest.

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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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