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Noted Kannada scholar Chidananda Murthy dies at 88

January 11, 2020 1:41 pm

Chidananda Murthy, who was known for his campaign to save the monuments of Hampi, passed away due to age-related ailments at around 3.30 am.

In rural Karnataka — AI answers complaints in Kannada

November 25, 2019 7:48 am

Telephone helplines manned by humans tend to be inaccessible as small groups of workers who man the helplines cannot respond to the flood of calls.

Kannada Rajyotsava 2019 highlights: PM Modi greets Karnataka on foundation day

November 02, 2019 1:42 pm

Get latest updates of Karnataka state formation day LIVE updates here.

Bengaluru: Nameplates in Kannada made compulsory for commercial establishments

October 15, 2019 6:30 pm

The Kannada Development Authority (KDA) had conducted a meeting with the BBMP officials and instructed them to cancel the license of the shops that do not have 60 per cent of the name board in the state language.

Bengaluru: Arrest of Kannada activists for vandalising Hindi hoarding takes political turn

August 20, 2019 11:21 am

According to the FIR filed at Commercial Street police station, the complainant, from an organisation called Trilok Chand, alleges that the activists tried to provoke enmity on religious and linguistic grounds.

Veteran Kannada actor and political satirist Master Hirannaiah passes away at 85

May 02, 2019 4:02 pm

Better known as the pioneer in bridging social and political issues to professional theatre, Master Hirannaiah's plays and hard-hitting dialogues possess irreplaceable relevance. He shot to popularity when his play "Lanchavatara" began to feature satirical commentary on contemporary political scenarios since the late 1960s.

Kannada actor Huccha Venkat attempts suicide for 'failed marriage proposal'

June 19, 2017 4:55 pm

Venkat tried to kill himself after his reality TV show co-star Rachana rejected his marriage proposal. He attempted suicide after reportedly sending her a text message. He became famous after his rant over his 2014 film Huccha Venkat went viral.

Kannada becomes mandatory subject in Karnataka schools

April 01, 2015 9:22 am

SC had last year ruled that the state cannot impose regional language in a state for imparting primary education.

Police question Karthik Gowda over accusations by actress

September 12, 2014 9:48 pm

The railway minister's son was subjected to a marathon interrogation session in connection with the rape and cheating case

Outsiders in Karnataka should learn Kannada,says Siddaramaiah

November 02, 2013 5:12 am

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday said outsiders settled in Karnataka should learn local language Kannada.