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Special voter registration drive from today

It will be conducted between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. only on Sundays till December 13 The district administration will launch a special electoral enrolment drive on four Sundays starting November 22 till December 13, said Deputy Commissioner K.V. Rajendra. Speaking to reporters here on Saturday, the DC said the drive would be on between […]

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Time in Manipal helped in knowing real meaning of cooking: Vikas Khanna

The experience gained in Manipal helped in understanding the real meaning of cooking and food, said celebrated chef Vikas Khanna. Addressing a session at the alumni entrepreneurs’ summit, organised by the Welcomegroup School of Hotel Administration’s (WGSHA) Entrepreneurship Development Cell in Manipal on Wednesday, Mr. Khanna, who joined from New York, said the time he […]

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Ex-MP Ramesh Katti re-elected chariman of Belagavi DCC Bank

This victory makes him the longest-serving head of the cooperative body Ramesh Katti, former MP and BJP leader, was re-elected chairman of the Belagavi District Central Cooperative (DCC) Bank on Saturday. He was elected unopposed. The present victory makes him the longest-serving head of the cooperative body. His tenure ends in 2025 and he has […]

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Ensure sale and purchase of green firecrackers only: Karnataka HC

Green firecrakers have a distinct, green logo of CSIR-NEERI and PESO, and a Quick Response (QR) code on their packaging. The Karnataka High Court on Friday directed the State government to strictly ensure that only “green firecrackers”, containing the distinct, green logo of CSIR-NEERI and PESO, and a Quick Response (QR) code on their packaging, […]

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Hubballi Nagarika Horata Samiti condemns power tariff hike

It urges government to immediately roll back decision Conveners and members of the Hubballi Nagarika Horata Samiti have condemned the State government’s decision on hiking electricity tariff and have urged for an immediate rollback. Members of the samiti staged a demonstration in front of the Mini-Vidhana Soudha here on Saturday and condemned the hike in […]

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MSCL proposes to develop 8.5 km cycling route in city

Various clubs had called for creating such a route in Mangaluru To promote the concept of safe cycling, Mangaluru Smart City Limited (MSCL) has proposed to the Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT) of the State government to develop, on pilot basis, a 8.5 km cycling route that passes through narrow lanes of the city. […]

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CBI detains former Congress minister in Karnataka in murder case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) which probing a 2016 murder of a BJP Zilla Panchayat member Yogesh Gowda detained senior Congress leader and former minister in Siddaramaiah’s cabinet Vinay Kulkarni on Thursday, officials said. He was detained from his residence at Barakotri in Dharwad district of Karnataka by a six member CBI team led […]