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Friday, September 24, 2021



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.

Sumalatha Ambareesh: In Mandya, standing between the CM Kumaraswamy’s son and a win, a star wife

April 13, 2019 8:18 am

Sumalatha says the Vokkaliga votes will split, and she is banking on the Dalits and Kurubas, who make up the traditional Congress vote bank.

Girl attacked with machete by jilted lover in Bengaluru, still nabs him

November 06, 2015 10:57 am

A girl, who was attacked with a machete by three persons, including a man whose proposal she had spurned, managed to nab him despite suffering deep injuries

In Mandya, discordant notes in show of Cong unity

April 15, 2014 5:04 am

Ramya is still a young girl learning politics. She is arrogant and sometimes fights with me. She will learn gradually, Ambreesh said.