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Attacking the Karnataka government as a "40% commission government", the Congress MP said the biggest responsibility of state Congress leaders is to fight unitedly and win 150 seats in the Assembly polls next year.
Rural Development Minister KS Eshwarappa made the remark after Speaker Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri told Congress MLA Zameer Ahmed Khan that the day was not far when everyone would have to accept the RSS—a statement Congress members took exception to.
Following the interim order of the Karnataka High Court on Tuesday that banned hijab and saffron shawl in colleges where uniform is prescribed, several Muslim girl students boycotted classes and exams across Karnataka.
The Opposition party points out epics are already part of the syllabus and says though ‘people have a right to know about the culture of all religions, there is no need for including the whole the Gita in the curriculum’.
Superintendent of Police Arun K said, “Some miscreants had painted graffiti against the Court’s judgment on the walls of Vijayanagara College, Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel School, district stadium and Guru Undergraduate College.
Udupi BJP MLA Raghupathi Bhat said that the Karnataka High Court's interim directions, that 'students will not insist on wearing religious garments' till the case is pending, will be enforced in schools and colleges that have a specific uniform.
The Karnataka Rakshana Vedike (KRV) members submitted a memorandum to the AIR Bengaluru officials stating that closing the Rainbow channel will affect the freedom of expression of the people of Karnataka.
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🔴 According to police, Soundarya was found hanging in her bedroom around 10 am by her husband, Dr Neeraj, when he rushed back from work on being informed by their house help that she wasn’t responding despite several knocks on the door.
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