Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022



Karnataka: Woman arrested for killing 'lover's' wife, 4 children, say police

February 10, 2022 5:55 am

The accused was having an extra-marital affair with the victim Lakshmi's husband Gangaram, a plastic goods trader, and his refusal to marry her despite repeated efforts to convince him forced her to commit the crime, said the police

Headmistress in Karnataka strips girl student for carrying cellphone

January 07, 2022 6:29 pm

The incident was reported at a government school in Mandya district where about 47 students study in 8, 9 and 10 grades.

Karnataka: 5 of same family die in road accident

November 20, 2021 4:37 pm

A tipper heading towards Maddur from Malavalli rammed into the autorickshaw from the front. The intensity of the accident left the autorickshaw mangled.

KRS dam row: Karnataka minister Murugesh Nirani to visit mining areas in Mandya acknowledging MP Sumalatha's demand

July 13, 2021 2:53 pm

Sumalatha, the independent MP from Mandya, had submitted a memorandum to Murugesh Nirani demanding action to stop alleged illegal mining in the environs of the Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) reservoir.

Mandya MP Sumalatha Ambarish says her phone was being tapped during JDS-Congress tenure

July 10, 2021 12:41 am

Sumalatha Ambarish also said that the phone of an important seer of the Vokkaliga community Nirmalananda Swami was also tapped illegally during the tenure of the Congress-JDS government.

Karnataka: Three found dead inside Mandya temple, robbery suspected

September 12, 2020 9:18 am

According to the police, the bodies of Ganesh, Prakash, and Anand were found with severe head injuries, inside Arkeshwara Swamy Temple in Guttalu earlier today. 

Karnataka big fight: BJP sweeps state, Congress-JD(S) fails to hold fort

May 24, 2019 12:42 am

BJP has secured 25 out of 28 seats in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections while coalition partners Congress and JD(S) struggled by winning only one seat each.  Sumalatha Ambareesh, the lone independent candidate, who won from Mandya, is also backed by the BJP.

'Nikhil Ellidiyappa' : JD (S) plans to pre-empt trolls targeting Kumaraswamy's son

May 12, 2019 3:07 pm

The phrase was originally coined in 2016 by CM Kumaraswamy when he uttered “Nikhil ello kanthaella, ellidiyappa?,” (Nikhil, you can’t be seen, where are you?) during the launch of the music album for a movie titled ‘Jaguar’. The Kannada-Telugu bilingual film which marked Nikhil's debut in Sandalwood interestingly was produced by Kumaraswamy himself.

Lok Sabha elections Karnataka Highlights: BJP, Congress, JD (S) fire up campaigns as poll dates near

April 15, 2019 8:12 pm

Karnataka elections 2019: As the election heats up, Karnataka Congress has sought the EC to intervene and transfer the IT chief of the Karnataka region for a free and fair poll in the state.

Sumalatha to gain from discord among Cong-JD(S) workers in Mandya, says son

April 13, 2019 12:25 pm

"At the top level, whatever alliance Congress and JD(S) may have had, on the ground, day by day, the discord among grassroots workers is growing over Nikhil's candidature. This is benefiting my mother's electoral prospects," Abhishek, Sumalatha's son said.