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Hubballi: Three Karnataka police officers arrested for facilitating murder accused to spend time with woman
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Hubballi: Three Karnataka police officers arrested for facilitating murder accused to spend time with woman

Police said that the cops who accompanied Bachcha Khand heeded to his request to allow him to spend some time with his companion. During the period, they stood guard outside the suit

COVID-19: 66 fully-vaccinated medical students in Karnataka test positive; cases in Odisha's Vimsar climb to 54
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COVID-19: 66 fully-vaccinated medical students in Karnataka test positive; cases in Odisha's Vimsar climb to 54

The alarming reports come in the backdrop of declining cases of COVID-19, India registered 9,119 cases on Thursday, and states starting to reopen the educational intuitions

MM Kalburgi was killed over 2014 speech against superstition, says SIT; chargesheet filed against hitman Ganesh Miskin, 6 others
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MM Kalburgi was killed over 2014 speech against superstition, says SIT; chargesheet filed against hitman Ganesh Miskin, 6 others

SIT files charge sheet against six accused in MM Kalburgi murder case, says Ganesh Mishkin was involved in both Kalburgi and Gauri Lankesh's death.

Seven killed, one injured as SUV crashes into tree near Mumbai-Bangalore highway; identities of deceased yet to be established
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Seven killed, one injured as SUV crashes into tree near Mumbai-Bangalore highway; identities of deceased yet to be established

Seven people were killed and another one was injured, when the SUV they were travelling in crashed into a roadside tree near Satara on Mumbai-Bangalore highway in Maharashtra, police said.

Dharwad building collapse: Toll climbs to 16; joint search ops by NDRF and state Disaster Response Force rescues 57
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Dharwad building collapse: Toll climbs to 16; joint search ops by NDRF and state Disaster Response Force rescues 57

Deputy Commissioner Deepa Cholan, who is monitoring the rescue operation at the Dharwad building collapse site said on Sunday: "A total of 57 people have been rescued so far by the state Disaster Response Force and the National Disaster Response Force."

Dharwad building collapse: Karnataka govt suspends seven corporation officers for negligence
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Dharwad building collapse: Karnataka govt suspends seven corporation officers for negligence

The Karnataka government has suspended seven corporation officials for negligence in connection with the collapse of a building in Dharwad, which killed 15.

Dharwad building collapse: Toll rises to 14, rescue ops continue; HD Kumaraswamy announces magisterial inquiry
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Dharwad building collapse: Toll rises to 14, rescue ops continue; HD Kumaraswamy announces magisterial inquiry

The Dharwad building collapse death toll mounted to 14 on Friday after one more body was found from the debris as the rescue operation continued for the fourth consecutive day.

Dharwad building collapse: Toll mounts to ten; 61 people rescued; search ops continue as over 10 missing
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Dharwad building collapse: Toll mounts to ten; 61 people rescued; search ops continue as over 10 missing

The operation for Dharwad building collapse is being conducted jointly by NDRF and the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF).

Toll rises to three in Dharwad building collapse: Police say most of the trapped are migrant labours from north India
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Toll rises to three in Dharwad building collapse: Police say most of the trapped are migrant labours from north India

The building came down crashing Tuesday evening, giving rise to a thick cloud of dust at Kumareshwaranagar in the heart of Dharwad, triggering widespread panic among neighbours and passers-by.

MM Kalburgi killing: SC slams Karnataka govt for 'doing nothing and just fooling around', asks for status report in two weeks
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MM Kalburgi killing: SC slams Karnataka govt for 'doing nothing and just fooling around', asks for status report in two weeks

Scholar and epigraphist, MM Kalburgi, was shot dead in broad daylight at his residence in Kalyan Nagar in Dharwad, Karnataka, on 30 August 2015.

Forensic reports say same gun was used to kill Gauri Lankesh, MM Kalburgi; SIT arrests two
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Forensic reports say same gun was used to kill Gauri Lankesh, MM Kalburgi; SIT arrests two

The forensic science laboratory confirmed that the same gun was used to kill both journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh and rationalist MM Kalburgi though the murders have a gap of two years between them

Bandh over Mahadayi river row disrupts normal life in Karnataka; Amit Shah holds rally despite shutdown
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Bandh over Mahadayi river row disrupts normal life in Karnataka; Amit Shah holds rally despite shutdown

The state-wide bandh called by pro-Karnataka groups and activists supporting the demand to supply Mahadayi water to north Karnataka’s farmers paralysed life in the southern districts of Bengaluru and Mysuru on Thursday

Karnataka bandh: Normal life hit, public services paralysed across state as pro-Kannada outfits take to streets to protest Mahadayi river row
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Karnataka bandh: Normal life hit, public services paralysed across state as pro-Kannada outfits take to streets to protest Mahadayi river row

Normal life was disrupted in different parts of Karnataka on Thursday due to a state-wide bandh called by pro-Kannada outfits

Kannada editor Ravi Belagere arrested for plotting to kill colleague: Daughter says he will 'come out of case safely'
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Kannada editor Ravi Belagere arrested for plotting to kill colleague: Daughter says he will 'come out of case safely'

The daughter of a leading Kannada tabloid editor Ravi Belagere, who was arrested for allegedly hiring a contract killer to eliminate his journalist colleague, on Saturday said that her father was "not guilty."

Gauri Lankesh to get Anna Politkovskaya Award; first Indian to receive honour posthumously
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Gauri Lankesh to get Anna Politkovskaya Award; first Indian to receive honour posthumously

Gauri Lankesh, who was gunned down outside her home in Bengaluru in September, will be posthumously given the Anna Politkovskaya Award this year

Cost of damaged crops in drought-hit Karnataka: One rupee
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Cost of damaged crops in drought-hit Karnataka: One rupee

Farmers in Karnataka received a compensation of Rupee 1 for damaged crops in their bank accounts, while the govt calls it a test run

Nation pays tribute to Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Koppad; last rites today
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Nation pays tribute to Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Koppad; last rites today

The last rites of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who passed away on Thursday are being held at his native village in Dharwad district on Friday with full state honours. Koppad battled for life since his miraculous survival in Siachen.

Hanumanthappa's life should lead to some pondering over ordinary soldiers' plight
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Hanumanthappa's life should lead to some pondering over ordinary soldiers' plight

Koppad is a hero, not just for serving in a place which is considered to be a badge of honor among soldiers, but also for surviving for very long under the 30 feet blue ice.

Lance Naik's family reaches army hospital in Delhi
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Lance Naik's family reaches army hospital in Delhi

Family members of Siachen avalanche survivor Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad flew to New Delhi on Tuesday night from Panaji to be with him as he battles for life in an army hospital, an official said.

Karnataka govt orders CID probe into murder of scholar MM Kalburgi
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Karnataka govt orders CID probe into murder of scholar MM Kalburgi

A CID probe was on Friday announced by the Karnataka Chief Minister into the murder of progressive Kannada thinker and scholar MM Kalburgi at his residence at Dharwad in north Karnataka.