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Violence erupts at iPhone manufacturing plant in Kolar over salary; 132 workers detained
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Violence erupts at iPhone manufacturing plant in Kolar over salary; 132 workers detained

Deputy Chief Minister CN Ashwath Narayan said that a detailed investigation would be carried out to identify the reasons for the unrest among the workers, the situation that enraged those in the morning shift and cover aspects related to payment of salary

Bengaluru violence: 'We are everybody's punching bag,' says SDPI leader as Karnataka govt mulls banning party
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Bengaluru violence: 'We are everybody's punching bag,' says SDPI leader as Karnataka govt mulls banning party

The SDPI in its attempt to match the RSS, Bajrang Dal and Vishwa Hindu Parishad has allegedly drifted from promoting positive politics committed to empower the Muslims, Dalits and deprived communities

BS Yediyurappa reprimands senior Karnataka cabinet member for verbally abusing woman, calls behaviour 'unbecoming of a minister'
India

BS Yediyurappa reprimands senior Karnataka cabinet member for verbally abusing woman, calls behaviour 'unbecoming of a minister'

Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa on Thursday openly reprimanded his senior cabinet colleague JC Madhuswamy for verbally abusing a woman representing a farmers' organisation, saying his behaviour was "unbecoming of a minister."

Seat-sharing talks for LS polls could increase Congress-JD(S) woes as HD Kumaraswamy, others push for their kin
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Seat-sharing talks for LS polls could increase Congress-JD(S) woes as HD Kumaraswamy, others push for their kin

Late actor-politician Ambareesh's wife Sumalatha’s unexpected claim over Mandya constituency has resulted in a new headache for the JD(S)-Congress coalition in sharing the 28 LS seats in Karnataka

Narendra Modi, Yogi Adityanath's rallies in Karnataka gave fillip to BJP at some places, made no difference in others
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Narendra Modi, Yogi Adityanath's rallies in Karnataka gave fillip to BJP at some places, made no difference in others

Narendra Modi and Yogi Adityanath addressed several rallies in Karnataka. Here is an analysis of these rallies on the final voting pattern.

What the 2018 Karnataka polls have to do with Kolar Gold Fields, a mining town that time forgot
Life

What the 2018 Karnataka polls have to do with Kolar Gold Fields, a mining town that time forgot

The voters in Kolar Gold Fields (KGF), the once famous gold mining town, are a disillusioned lot. They have now come to terms with a bitter truth: No political leader has revived the defunct gold mines

Karnataka polls: Politicians employing religious gimmicks, treating voters like beggars, says Nidumamidi Mutt’s Veerabhadra Swami
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Karnataka polls: Politicians employing religious gimmicks, treating voters like beggars, says Nidumamidi Mutt’s Veerabhadra Swami

Nidumamidi Mutt’s Veerabhadra Swami talks about the Karnataka polls at a time when spiritual heads of state are in election spotlight like never before.

Fire breaks out in chemical factory in Karnataka's Malur town; several feared trapped
India

Fire breaks out in chemical factory in Karnataka's Malur town; several feared trapped

Several people are feared trapped inside a chemical factory in Malur after a cylinder blast started a fire in Malur town in Karnataka's Kolar district, reports said

Six people killed, four others injured as lightning strikes Mysuru village
India

Six people killed, four others injured as lightning strikes Mysuru village

Six people were killed and four injured when lightning struck a temple in a Mysuru village on Thursday, the police said.

Over 90 infant deaths reported in a Karnataka hospital since January, reveals state health department
India

Over 90 infant deaths reported in a Karnataka hospital since January, reveals state health department

Days after the Gorakhpur incident, the Karnataka health department has said 90 infant deaths were reported from a district hospital in Kolar since January

Farmers' protest in Bengaluru: How a severe water crisis caused an agitation
India

Farmers' protest in Bengaluru: How a severe water crisis caused an agitation

When about 10,000 farmers parked their tractors willy-nilly on the busy thoroughfares of Bengaluru on Thursday during peak school closing hours, it brought the city to a standstill.

IAS officer DK Ravi's death: Karnataka minister says case being controlled by nefarious Amit Shah
India

IAS officer DK Ravi's death: Karnataka minister says case being controlled by nefarious Amit Shah

Hitting back at BJP which has been pressing for a CBI probe into IAS officer D K Ravi's mysterious death, Karnataka Food Minister Dinesh Gundu Rao on Thursday wondered how the central agency could be trusted as it “is controlled by nefarious” BJP president Amit Shah.

Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi's death: Family demands CBI probe, threatens to commit suicide
India

Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi's death: Family demands CBI probe, threatens to commit suicide

Rejecting suicide theory and suspecting murder, family of DK Ravi who died under mysterious circumstances demanded a CBI probe as public anger over the incident swept across the state.

Karnataka: Minister gets EVM moved for 'vaastu', official transferred
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Karnataka: Minister gets EVM moved for 'vaastu', official transferred

The election official who allowed the change was shifted from a polling centre in Kolar Lok Sabha constituency.

Karnataka polls: Clashes reported in Kolar, Four arrested
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Karnataka polls: Clashes reported in Kolar, Four arrested

As polling continues in Karnataka, reports are coming in of clashes in Kolar between Congress workers and supporters of Independent candidate and minister Varthur Prakash.