Virginia Indian Community - VirginiaIndian.net
| | |
 


 

Karnataka News and Articles


Categories
International
Bollywood
Art/Culture/Books
Business/Economy
Cinema/Showbiz
Crime/Disaster/Accident
Defence/Security
Diaspora
Diplomacy
Education
Environment/Wildlife
Features
Health/Medicine
Human Interest/Society
Immigration/Law/Rights
Interviews
Kashmir
Lifestyle/Fashion
Media
Opinion/Commentary
Politics
Religion
Science/Tech
South Asia
Sports
State Elections 2013
Terrorism
Tamil Nadu
National
Turkey
Other Sports
Orissa
Southern Cinema
Delhi
West Bengal
Myanmar
Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Tripura
United Kingdom
Bihar
China
Jammu And Kashmir
Himachal Pradesh
Mumbai
New Delhi
Gujarat
Punjab
Slovakia
Spain
United States
Germany
Togo
Israel
Pakistan
Goa
United Arab Emirates
Russian Federation
Dharamsala
Indonesia
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Kolkata
Malta
India
Syrian Arab Republic
Singapore
Karnataka
Assam
Rajasthan
Thailand
Uttar Pradesh
Bangladesh
Mexico
Niger
Iraq
Egypt
Sri Lanka
Japan
Netherlands
Cuba
Nagaland
Meghalaya
Haryana
Poland
Nepal
France
Kenya
New Zealand
Hollywood
Brazil
Canada
Maharashtra
Yemen
South Africa
Australia
Latvia
Ireland
Uttarakhand
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
South Korea
Hong Kong
Jordan
Central African Republic
Italy
Norway
North Korea
Sudan
Philippines
Madhya Pradesh
Mizoram
Azerbaijan
Portugal
Cambodia
Zimbabwe
Greece
Ethiopia
Sweden
Sikkim
Malaysia
Monaco
Belgium
Denmark
Uruguay
Morocco
Colombia
Switzerland
Qatar
Albania
Lebanon
Costa Rica
Saudi Arabia
Rwanda
Cameroon
Cyprus
Congo
Nigeria
Hungary
Oman
Bulgaria
Bahrain
Somalia
Finland
Holy See (vatican City State)
Tunisia
Bahamas
Paraguay
Taiwan
Province Of China
Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
Puerto Rico
The Democratic Republic Of The
Honduras
Ghana
Cricket
IPL
Technology
Badminton
Football
Tennis
Roquebrune
Athletics
Golf
Serbia And Montenegro
Usa
Rroquebrune-cap-martin
Manipur
Hockey
Panama
Arunachal Pradesh
Motorsports
Viet Nam
Argentina
--select--
Kazakhstan
Leicestershire
US Elections
Afghanistan
Iceland
Florida
Venezuela
Czech Republic
Bhutan
Shakmir
Ecuador
Hyderabad
2016 In Retrospect
Ukraine
Jharkhand
Kyrgyzstan
Fiji
Gabon
Burkina Faso

Celebrity Photos
Supriya Pilgaonkar
Shatrughan Sinha
Sophie Choudry
Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Fawad Khan
Preity Zinta
Manoj Bajpayee
Manoj Joshi
Sachin Khedekar
Armaan Jain
Headline
New 'KGF 2' poster released on actor Yash's birthday
Bengaluru, Jan 8 (IANS) The new poster released by the 'KGF 2' team on the birthday of 'Rocking Star' Yash has been well received by fans who are looking forward to the release of the highly-awaited pan-India movie.
2022-01-08
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
K'taka prepared to tackle Covid challenges ahead: CM
Mysuru (Karnataka), Dec 26 (IANS) The Karnataka government has said it is prepared to tackle possible third wave of the coronavirus.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Ruling BJP in K'taka all set to make temple authorities accountable
Bengaluru, Dec 26 (IANS) The ruling BJP in Karnataka is taking steps to bring accountability in the management of temples in the state. The government has decided to act tough against temple managements and initiate legal proceedings if they do not fall in line as far as bringing transparency is concerned.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Karnataka,National
Towards building a robust industrialised economy in Karnataka
Bengaluru, Dec 26 (IANS) We have the vision and passion to work towards our holistic goals that are set for 2022. Our ministry is dedicated to meeting the goals of building a robust industrialised economy in Karnataka that will be a benchmark for other states in the country.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Karnataka,National
K'taka to enforce 10-day 'night curfew' from Tuesday
Bengaluru, Dec 26 (IANS) With the Omicron Covid-19 variant gradually making its presence felt, the Karnataka government is taking pre-emptive steps in the form of a 'night curfew' which will come into effect from Tuesday.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Inter-department hockey: PSPB, Railways, PNB and SAI reach semis
Bengaluru, Dec 26 (IANS) Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB), Railways Sports Promotion Board (RSPB), Sports Authority of India (SAI), and Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Sunday advanced to the semi-finals of the 1st Hockey India Senior Men Inter-Department National Championship with hard-fought wins here.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Hockey
PKL 8: Gujarat Giants hold Dabang Delhi KC 24-24
Bengaluru, Dec 26 (IANS) Gujarat Giants and Dabang Delhi KC played out a draw in the Pro Kabaddi League Season 8, here on Sunday. A last-minute blunder from the experienced defender Ravinder Pahal allowed Dabang Delhi's Naveen Kumar to secure a raid point that handed a 24-24 tie for his side.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: Pawan Sehrawat shines as Bengaluru Bulls beat Bengal Warriors
Bengaluru, Dec 26 (IANS) Bengaluru Bulls defeated defending champions Bengal Warriors 36-35 in a closely contested Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 match, here on Sunday. Pawan Sehrawats brilliant 15 points and a last-minute two-point raid by South Korean Dong-Geon Lee sealed the match for Bulls.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: Bengal Warriors beat Gujarat Giants
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) Bengal Warriors defeated Gujarat Giants 31-28 on Day 3 of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 held at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Friday. This was Bengal Warriors' second win in as many matches while Gujarat Gaints have one win and one loss. The Warriors have 10 points the same as Dabang Delhi but are placed second on a lower points-difference while Gujarat have six points.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Marshalls to be deputed at major churches in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) After introducing guidelines for Christmas and New Year celebrations, the Karnataka government has decided to depute marshalls at all major churches in Bengaluru to assist the managements in maintaining Covid guidelines amid fears of the Omicron variant.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,National
Sperm Whale vomit worth Rs 4 crore seized in K'taka, 3 held
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) Karnataka police arrested three persons and seized over 4 kg ambergris (whale vomit) worth Rs 4 crore, here on Saturday.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
K'taka HC grants interim approval for holding service prayers at residence
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) Karnataka High Court has granted interim approval to a woman for holding prayers at her residence in Udupi district of Karnataka on Friday.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
'Technology to be used effectively to empower citizens'
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) Former Prime Minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a great visionary with a proactive approach towards development, C.N. Ashwath Narayan, Minister of Higher Education, IT/BT and Skill Development of Karnataka, said here on Saturday.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Bommai to hold meeting on Sunday over Omicron threat
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai will hold a meeting with the experts on Sunday to discuss measures to control the spread of the new Omicron variant of Covid-19.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
PKL 8: Dabang Delhi, Bengal Warriors seek to maintain perfect run
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) The first double-header Sunday of Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 will see Dabang Delhi K.C. led by the brilliant Naveen Kumar take on Gujarat Giants' experienced defence at the Sheraton Grand, Whitefield. The match will be followed by defending champions Bengal Warriors' face-off against Bengaluru Bulls.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: UP Yoddha beat Patna Pirates with the last raid of the match
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) U.P. Yoddha beat Patna Pirates 36-35 in the final move of the match to clinch much-needed five points in the first match of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Christmas Day triple-header at The Sheraton Grand Whitefield here. Patna thought they had managed to claw their way back into a tie in the last move of the match when they tackled Surender Gill but the U.P. raider ensured he got a bonus point in the process to keep that one-point lead alive. Pardeep Narwal, former Patna raider, was the highest point scorer for U.P. Yoddha with 12 points.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: Aslam Inamdar stars as Puneri Paltan beat Telugu Titans
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) An all-round performance by Aslam Inamdar (8 points) helped Puneri Paltan beat Telugu Titans 34-33 in a Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 match on Christmas day at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here. Siddharth Desai scored 15 points for the Telugu Titans but had no support from fellow raiders including captain Rohit Kumar as Pune secured a last-second victory. This was the first win of the season for Puneri Paltan.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 8: Haryana Steelers go down 38-40 against Jaipur Pink Panthers
Bengaluru, Dec 25 (IANS) The Haryana Steelers went down fighting 38-40 against Jaipur Pink Panthers in Pro Kabaddi League Season 8, here on Saturday.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Veteran Kannada director K.V. Raju passes away
Bengaluru, Dec 24 (IANS) Veteran Kannada director, writer K.V. Raju passed away on Friday at his residence in Bengaluru. Raju has directed Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 'Indrajeet' and directed Kajol and Jitendra in 'Udhar Ki Zindagi'.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz,Southern Cinema
K'taka HC orders action against officers for failing to act on illegal constructions
Bengaluru, Dec 24 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has directed the state government and heads of local bodies to initiate action through departmental inquiry on officers who turn blind eye towards illegal constructions and do not initiate legal action against them.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Automation Anywhere acquires US-based Cloud firm FortressIQ
Bengaluru, Dec 24 (IANS) Robotic process automation (RPA) provider Automation Anywhere on Friday said it is acquiring US-based FortressIQ, a Cloud-based process discovery and mining company, for an undisclosed sum.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Business/Economy,Technology
Cop who groomed minors as bike lifters held, 53 bikes seized in K'taka
Bengaluru, Dec 24 (IANS) The Karnataka police have arrested a cop who groomed a gang of bike lifters and recovered 53 bikes worth Rs 77 lakh in Bengaluru on Friday.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
K'taka: Shivakumar asks people to make protest for Mekedatu project success
Kodagu, (Karnataka) Dec 24 (IANS) Karnataka Congress President D. K. Shivakumar on Friday urged the people of the state to make the 10-day protest demanding implementation of the Mekedatu project a success.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
K'taka Assembly sitting ends, BJP to present Anti-Conversion bill in next session in council
Belagavi, (Karnataka) Dec 24 (IANS) The winter session held amid Omicron fears in Belagavi in north Karnataka for 10 days ended on Friday. Though the ruling BJP managed to present and get the Anti-Conversion bill passed in the assembly, it desisted from tabling the bill in the Legislative Council.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Belagavi session was fruitful for north K'taka's development: Bommai
Belagavi (Karnataka), Dec 24 (IANS) The Belagavi session of the state legislature proved fruitful for the development of northern Karnataka as many projects for the development of the region were approved, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Friday.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
PKL 8: Dabang Delhi KC beat U Mumba 31-27
Bengaluru, Dec 24 (IANS) Dabang Delhi KC defeated U Mumba 31-27 in a Pro Kabaddi League match at The Sheraton Grand, here on Friday. Raider Naveen Kumar fetched 17 points in the match and was the big difference in a tightly-fought contest.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Inter-departmental hockey: CRPF draw with ITBP; SSB drew with TN Poli
Bengaluru, Dec 24 (IANS) Fancied Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were held 1-1 by Indo-Tibetan Border Police in a clash between two teams representing two para-military forces in the 1st Hockey India Senior Men Inter-Department National Championship here on Friday.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Hockey
PKL 8: Bengaluru Bulls beat Tamil Thaliavas in Southern Derby
Bengaluru, Dec 24 (IANS) Season 6 winners Bengaluru Bulls beat Tamil Thalaivas 38-30 on Day 3 of Pro Kabaddi League Season 8 held at The Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, here on Friday.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
K'taka's Belagavi all set to witness job fair, over 4K candidates registered
Belagavi (Karnataka), Dec 23 (IANS) All arrangements have been made for 'The Belagavi Udyoga Mela' (Hybrid Job Fair) scheduled to be held at KLS Gogte Institute of Technology on Thursday in the bordering town of Karnataka.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Business/Economy
K'taka Cong chief vows to repeal anti-conversion law if voted to power
Belagavi (Karnataka), Dec 23 (IANS) Karnataka State Congress president D.K. Shivakumar on Thursday said that the proposed anti-conversion lawwill be repealed in 2023, after the party comes to power in the state.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
B'luru man arrested for sending threatening messages to Aditya Thackery
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) The Mumbai Police have picked up a Bengaluru-based youth on charges of sending threatening messages to Aditya Thackery, Maharashtra Minister for Tourism, Environment and Protocol, police sources said on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Trailer of Kannada web show 'Humble Politician Nograj' features Danish Sait
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) The trailer of Kannada actor Danish Sait's web series 'Humble Politician Nograj' is out. Helmed by Saad Khan, the series features Danish Sait, Varun Thakur, Prakash Belawadi, Vinay Chendoor and Disha Madan.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Cinema/Showbiz
Anti-conversion bill: BJP in K'taka turns table on Congress
Belagavi (Karnataka), Dec 23 (IANS) The ruling BJP in Karnataka which was expected to face the heat in the assembly on Anti-conversion Bill, turned the tables on Congress party on Thursday by stating that 'The Karnataka Protection of Right to Freedom of Religion Bill, 2021', popularly known as Anti-conversion bill, is a mere extension of the draft proposal prepared by the Congress back in 2016.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
New employment policy on anvil in K'taka: Bommai
Belagavi, Dec 23 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai announced on Thursday that the state government plans to introduce a new employment policy soon, which will lay impetus on job creation and reduce unemployment in the state.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
12 fresh cases of Omicron confirmed in Karnataka, tally now 31
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) A total of 12 new cases of Omicron variant have been confirmed in Karnataka, taking the state's tally to 31, Health Minister K. Sudhakar said on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
PKL: Gujarat Giants beat Jaipur Pink Panthers 34-27
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) Gujarat Giants defeated Jaipur Pink Panthers 34-27 in the Pro Kabaddi League match at the Sheraton Grand, here on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Inter-Department National Hockey: SSCB, Punjab & Sind Bank, SAI, RSPB register win
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) Services Sports Control Board (SSCB), Punjab & Sind Bank, Sports Authority of India (SAI) and Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) registered wins on Day 6 of the 1st Hockey India Senior Men Inter-Department National Championship, here on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Hockey
PKL: Naveen Kumar shines in Dabang Delhi's win
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) Dabang Delhi KC defeated Puneri Paltan 41?30 in the Pro Kabaddi League match at the Sheraton Grand, here on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
PKL: Haryana Steelers go down 39-42 against Patna Pirates
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) The Haryana Steelers played out a close encounter against the Patna Pirates in their first match of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 8, here on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Anti-conversion Bill passed in K'taka Assembly amid Oppn uproar
Belagavi (Karnataka), Dec 23 (IANS) The Karnataka Assembly on Thursday passed the Anti-conversion Bill amid uproar by the Opposition during the ongoing Winter Session of the Asembly. The day was reserved for discussion on the Bill.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
PKL: Naveen Kumar stars in Dabang Delhi's win (Ld)
Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) Dabang Delhi KC defeated Puneri Paltan 41-30 in the Pro Kabaddi League match at the Sheraton Grand, here on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Other Sports
Congress is an irresponsible opposition party: Bommai
Belagavi (Karnataka), Dec 22 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Tuesday lashed out at the Congress over its conduct in the ongoing Assembly session, calling it an "irresponsible opposition party".
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
'Belaku' lighting up rural homes: K'taka CM Bommai
Belagavi, Dec 22 (IANS) About 1,44,000 houses have been provided electricity connection under the 'Belaku' programme, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said here on Tuesday after launching the 'State Level Belaku Programme' in the Dastikoppa vilage in Belagavi district.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Kerala youth trying to fly to UK on fake documents held in K'taka
Bengaluru, Dec 22 (IANS) Immigration officials in Bengaluru international airport have arrested a 22-year-old youth from Kerala who tried to fly off to the UK after producing fake documents through student visa, sources at the KempeGowda International Airport (KIAL) said on Wednesday.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Law graduate sexual harassment case: K'taka HC rejects bail plea
Bengaluru, Dec 22 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has rejected the anticipatory bail plea of accused senior advocate K.S.N. Rajesh Bhat in connection with the sexual harassment case filed against him by a law graduate student.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Slight intensity earthquakes hit K'taka
Chikkaballapura (Karnataka), Dec 22 (IANS) Two slight intensity earthquakes hit Chikkaballapur, the neighbouring district of Bengaluru on Wednesday morning.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Environment/Wildlife
Mohandas Pai invests in Monster.com as it raises Rs 137.5 cr
Bengaluru, Dec 22 (IANS) Online job platform Monster.com on Wednesday said that it has raised Rs 137.5 crore in a funding round led by Mohandas Pai of Meridian Investments and Akash Bhanshali of Volrado Venture Partners, with participation from Quess, its parent company.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,Business/Economy,Technology
Security tightened as Maratha activists threaten to cross K'taka border
Belagavi (Karnataka), Dec 22 (IANS) The Karnataka Police on Wednesday made elaborate security arrangements in the Belagavi district in view of the Maratha activists from Maharashtra threatening to cross the border and hold protests here.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
6 int'l arrivals test positive for Covid-19 at B'luru airport
Bengaluru, Dec 22 (IANS) Six international passengers who have tested positive for Covid-19 have been sent to home isolation in a designated hospital in Bengaluru, Health department sources said on Wednesday.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine
Kannada groups call for 'bandh' on Dec 31 for ban on Maharashtra Ekikarana Samithi
Bengaluru, Dec 22 (IANS) The Federation of Kannada Organisations on Wednesday announced a 'bandh' on December 31 demanding a ban on the Maharashtra Ekikarana Samithi (MES) in Karnataka.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics