BJP claims success in Tipu Sultan Jayanti showdown against Congress as JD(S) leaders sit out of celebrations
The Karnataka government celebrated Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary on Saturday amid tight security despite stringent opposition by BJP and other organisations
Karnataka bypolls: Low turnout seen in all five constituencies till 3 pm; BJP alleges election code violation in Ramanagara
Thirty-one candidates were in the fray across the five constituencies in Karnataka. The number of eligible voters was recorded at 54,54,275.
Karnataka polls: Narendra Modi's Hassan visit aimed at breaching JD(S) stronghold, outmanoeuvring Congress
Ahead of upcoming Karnataka polls, Narendra Modi's speech at a massive religious event in Hassan is being seen as BJP's attempt to breach JD(S)' stronghold.
Having finished his fifth term as Paryaya Swami of the Udupi Sri Krishna temple, Vishwesha Theertha Swami now wants to campaign for the Ram Janmabhoomi temple in Ayodhya.
While Kambala, the sport popular in coastal, Karnataka is mired in controversy it has had an unexpected positive outcome in a village bereft of development.
Kambala row, Part 1: Ahead of Supreme Court verdict on the practice, bulls hit slush track in Karnataka
Kambala is a long-cherished annual event across coastal Karnataka and sees rural men spurring their buffaloes in a 100-metre-sprint on slush farmland.
Coastal Karnataka regions like Mangaluru act as a gauge that can throw up valuable insights into the outcome of General Elections on a national scale.
Karnataka's coastal belt, especially Mangaluru, has of late become infamous for communal vigilantism by Hindutva fringe groups.
After 2000, polarisation along religious lines became more pronounced in Mangaluru and coastal Karnataka. The battle lines based on religion were drawn.