Politics21, Mar 2019, 8:53 PM IST
BJP's first list for election 2019: Modi from Varanasi, Shah replaces Advani, most ministers, sitting MPs renominated
While there is no surprise in repeating Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi, Amit Shah replacing LK Advani in Gandhinagar is significant. Several ministers and sitting MPs have been renominated except in Chhattisgarh. Smriti Irani, who had in 2014 remarkably reduced Rahul Gandhi's victory margin when compared to his 2009 figures, if fighting the Congress president again in Amethi. Read on for the rest of the list.
India21, Mar 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Kumaraswamy not sure where Deve Gowda will contest from
Karnataka chief minister Kumaraswamy said that Deve Gowda has Bengaluru North or Tumakuru to choose from. But he is also interested in Hassan, but for the promise he made to his grandson Prajwal Revanna, Kumaraswamy added.
India21, Mar 2019, 4:29 PM IST
Obscene attack on Dinesh Gundu Rao's wife Tabassum on Facebook
Bengaluru's cyber crime police arrested a youth from RT Nagar, Bengaluru, for allegedly posting vulgar and derogatory comments on his Facebook account against Dinesh Gundu Rao's wife Tabassum. The arrested person has been identified as 41-year-old R Mallikarjun, who used to work as a driver at the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee office.
Politics21, Mar 2019, 9:54 AM IST
BJP puts up all-star candidates' list in Bengal with eye on recouping possible losses elsewhere
BJP so far has decided the names for only those constituencies that will go to vote in the preliminary phases. Though the final decision is left to Amit Shah, sources say that the others seem to have arrived at a broad consensus with respect to a few names.
Elections20, Mar 2019, 12:40 PM IST
Deve Gowda may have pushed himself towards insignificance by sacrificing Hassan
Deve Gowda is most likely to contest from Bengaluru North or Tumakuru. With Siddaramaiah's followers waiting to avenge his defeat in Chamundeshwari Assembly and Tumakuru being a BJP belt, Deve Gowda seems to have put himself in a spot of bother ahead of the Lok Sabha election
Karnataka19, Mar 2019, 5:04 PM IST
Siddaramaiah will ensure Deve Gowda loses election from Bengaluru, Tumakuru: BJP
It is highly likely that HD Deve Gowda might return to his tried and tested constituency of Hassan for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. There are talks that the former Prime Minister is diffident about his chances from the three other constituencies. But BJP’s R Ashoka said that a "vengeful Siddaramaiah might ensure Deve Gowda loses in Bangalore North and Tumakuru" to avenge his defeat in Chamundeshwari during the recent Assembly polls
South Movies19, Mar 2019, 4:06 PM IST
Kannada actor Pooja Gandhi in trouble for not paying five-star hotel bill, case filed
Pooja Gandhi is accused of not paying Rs 3 lakh bill at Hotel Lalit Ashok in Bengaluru. Here are the details
Politics19, Mar 2019, 2:55 PM IST
Babul Supriyo slapped with FIR for a song in Mamata's Bengal
BJP leader Babul Supriyo is facing a police complaint for singing a song. Complainants, who are believed to have an affiliation to the Trinamool Congress (TMC), allege the lyrics of the song are defamatory.
India19, Mar 2019, 2:44 PM IST
Unhygienic Indira Canteens risk thousands of lives in Karnataka
Quality of the food served at Indira Canteens in Bengaluru is now under scrutiny. Lab reports say that certain items served in the canteen are not fit for consumption. But Congress-led municipal corporation continues to deny it.
Politics19, Mar 2019, 10:50 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi's meeting with techies doesn't go as planned, pro-Modi slogans raised
When Congress president Rahul Gandhi entered Manyata Tech Park in Bengaluru, he was in for a shock after hundreds of employees raised slogans praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Rahul Gandhi was in the venue to address the techies, but was greeted by a whole lot of them outside with pro-Modi slogans.
India18, Mar 2019, 8:02 PM IST
Goa CM crisis to Aligarh MLC disowning son; watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Baichung Bhutia, former captain of the Indian football team and the head of the Bhutia’s Hamro Sikkim Party has fielded seven candidates in the first list for the 2019 Sikkim Legislative Assembly polls to be held on April 11. Congress MLA Narayanrao has made a scathing attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He went on to indicate that PM Modi is impotent. In response to such crass remarks, BJP spokesperson S Prakash said that these comments are made by frustrated Congress party members due to their inability to come to power. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds.
Politics18, Mar 2019, 12:43 PM IST
Bengal to witness four-cornered contest after Congress fails to woo CPI(M)
Congress called off seat sharing talks with Left front led by CPI(M) on Sunday citing displeasure in seat distribution for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
India18, Mar 2019, 11:42 AM IST
Class 9 student’s project on Kerala flood makes it to United Nations summit
15-year-old Ira Rathnaparkhe, a student of Stonehill International School near Yelahanka, presented her project Tarajeevanam, based on the Kerala floods of 2018, at the Active Summit 2019 held at the United Nations headquarters in New York
India16, Mar 2019, 7:25 PM IST
Bengaluru protests against Karnataka government's Elevated Corridor project
Rs 27,000 crore project running through the length of 80 km has been proposed by the Kumaraswamy government. Residents say this Elevated Corridor may destroy several trees.