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Killing the Kisan, the Madhya Pradesh Govt Way?

When Madhya Pradesh denied entry to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, it was not without reason as the state government was aware of the impending crisis. Though it denied the firing ...

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COMEDK 2017 Admission Test on May 14, 2017; Indicative Cutoff Rank to Go Up

Karnataka private engineering colleges’ entrance exam for admissions under COMEDK UGET will be held on May 14, 2017, in 153 cities across the country, perhaps for the last time in ...

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RV College of Engineering to Conduct Uranium Research in Karnataka

Board of Research in Nuclear Science has granted Rs.25 lakh to Bangalore-based RV College of Engineering for conducting research on spatial distribution of uranium and its impact on water in ...

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Bangalore Schools to Re-open, No Holiday on Thursday

As Wednesday turned out to be normal with any violence reported, re-opened offices functioning as usual, private schools have finally decided to re-open schools on Thursday and parents may prepare ...

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Bangalore Schools, Colleges to be Closed Tomorrow, Wednesday; Offices May Open

Following Bakrid holiday on Tuesday and the State government of Karnataka declaring that it would obey the Supreme Court order and also deal with an iron hand to stop riots ...

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Bangalore Under Curfew, Karnataka Bleeds as Water Flows to Tamil Nadu

After a hectic day of fear, social media rumours, TV footage of attacks on stores, buses and vehicles, the day of violence ended with the firing opened on a group ...

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Bangalore: Schools, Colleges, Offices Closed/Holiday Tomorrow

Following Monday’s riots and fire on the roads of Bangalore over Cauvery verdict by the Supreme Court, for those fearing whether to send their wards to schools or colleges, it ...

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Bangalore Shocked – Five Sudden Developments Grip City Today

Supreme Court tweaks its Order on Monday reducing water to be released by Karnataka from 15,000 to 12,000 but increasing the number of day, which effectively means 30,000 more cusecs ...

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Cauvery Water Dispute Turns Ugly, Dangerous in Bangalore, Chennai; Some Precautions

The ongoing dispute over water sharing by Karnataka to Tamil Nadu as per the Supreme Court verdict has turned violent with attacks and counter-attacks plaguing both states alike and another ...

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Banashankari in Bangalore Home to Man 400000 Years Ago, Claims Retired Archaeologist

The city of Bangalore has a history longer than expected as new stone-age implements discovered by archaeologists show that man wandered in the area 400,000 years ago. Dr K B ...

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Ola, Uber on License Roller Coaster Now in Karnataka

For cab aggregators Ola and Uber, the message has finally come from the state transport department which has implemented the Karnataka On-demand Transportation Technology Aggregator Rules 2016 that they would ...

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4 Dalit Women Fined for Temple Entry; Govt Funded Community Hall Encroached by ‘Vokkaligas’ in Karnataka: Report

Sigaranahalli, just 2-km away from Haradanahalli, the native of former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda was in news for banning entry of dalits into a local temple and a community ...

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Jayalalithaa to be Sworn-in Tomorrow as Tamil Nadu CM Again

AIADMK leader J. Jayalalithaa will return as Tamil Nadu chief minister once again with the oath taking ceremony scheduled to be held in Chennai at 11 am on Saturday, May ...

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Karnataka to hold Municipal / Panchayat Elections in 2 Phases

Karnataka will hold election to 5,844 rural local bodies (gram panchayats) in two phases on May 29 and June 1, said the government ending months-long speculation on civic polls. Counting of ...

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New Type Lizard Species Discovered in Hampi, Named Cnemaspis Adii, After Student

The ruins of Hampi, known for Vijayanagara Empire, are in news this time for a new species of day-gecko lizard by a team of researchers from Osmania University, Hyderabad and ...

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Mekedatu Water Row: Karnataka to Observe Counter Bandh Saturday

Karnataka organisations and pro-Kannada outfits have called for a bandh on Saturday in the state and Bangalore from 6 am to 6 pm for 12 hours in protest against what ...

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Is Rahul Gandhi in Bangalore?

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has been on sabbatical with his mother Sonia Gandhi’s permission but BJP is in a hurry to make him come out of his hiding as ...

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DK Ravi’s Death: Why Did Siddaramaiah Visit Post-Mortem Place? Asks Kumaraswamy

Janata Dal (Secular) leader HD Kumaraswamy came out in the open to accuse the chief minister of Karnataka and his bete noir on Wednesday for visiting the place where post-mortem ...

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Mysterious Mekedatu Throws up Dead Bodies, Who’s Behind?

Every weekend, Bangalore wakes up to listen to the sad news of some teenagers who went to Mekedatu returning dead and in some cases even their dead bodies are not ...

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Swine flu spreads to neighbouring Karnataka, claims six lives

The dreaded swine flu has begun spreading in neighbouring Karnataka from Andhra Pradesh and claimed six lives in the state, including 4 in Bangalore and one each in Bidar and ...

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