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‘Govt. will collapse on the day of Cabinet expansion’

BJP will not launch ‘Operation Kamala’, says Eshwarappa BJP leader K.S. Eshwarappa has said that the Congress-Janata Dal(S) coalition government in the State would collapse on the day Cabinet expansion takes place. Speaking to presspersons here on Friday, Mr. Eshwarappa clarified that the BJP would not launch “Operation Kamala” as the coalition government would collapse […]

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Funds for drinking water schemes reduced: Minister

Accusing the Union government of sharply reducing funds to the State for taking up drinking water scheme, Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Minister Krishna Byre Gowda has said that while the UPA government at the Centre gave 70 % funds of the total project cost, the NDA government has brought it down to only 13 […]

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Seven-year contract with Antony Waste Cell surprising, says NSKC

The National Safai Karamchari Commission (NSKC) will ask the Karnataka Urban Development Department to examine whether the contract between Mangaluru City Corporation and Antony Waste Handling Cell on solid waste management can be re-framed. Commission member Jagadish Hiermath, who held a meeting with officials of urban local bodies of the district here on Friday, later […]

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engagements

Mysore Saturday Indian Oil Corporation and The Hindu: Vigilance Awareness Week -2018; talk on ‘’Eradicate Corruption to Build New India’’ by Dr.Bhamy V Shenoy, Regional Institute of Education, 10 a.m. Mysuru Bunts Association: Chief Minister H.D.Kumaraswamy inaugurates Bunts Convention Hall, Dr.Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadhikari of Dharmasthala, presides, Vijayanagar 3rd stage, 9.30 a.m. Vidyavardhaka Law College: Chikkaboraiah […]

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DC urges need to preserve plural cultural tradition

The Karnataka Rajyotsava was celebrated in the city on Thursday. Addressing a programme, at the parade ground of District Armed Reserve Police, K.A. Dayanand, Deputy Commissioner, said Karnataka is known for the peaceful coexistence of people from diverse social backgrounds. He stressed on the need to preserve the plural cultural tradition of the land. Mr. […]

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Electioneering ends in Mandya, Ramanagaram

Curtains came down on campaigning for the November 3 byelections to Mandya Lok Sabha and Ramanagaram Assembly constituencies on Thursday after some hectic political activities in both the constituencies over the last few weeks. The last day was noisy with candidates and their supporters intensifying electioneering to woo the voters. The major attraction in Mandya […]

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Village residents to boycott bypolls

The residents of Hadonahalli village have decided to boycott the byelections to Shivamogga parliamentary seat to register their protest against the alleged apathy of elected representatives and officials towards their problems. Jagadish, a resident of the village, told presspersons here on Monday that sand was being extracted from the banks of Tungabhadra river on the […]