KARANTAKA

  • Karnataka polls: Big win for Cong, BJP decimated March 11, 2013

    Bangalore: In a major boost to the Congress, the party not only emerged victorious in Karnataka urban body elections but also dealt a massive blow to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by relegating the ruling party to a distant second place. The Congress won three out of seven major city...
  • Karnataka local elections: Congress trounces BJP and JDS March 11, 2013

    Bangalore: In a morale-boosting performance ahead of Assembly polls, the opposition Congress in Karnataka on Monday put up an impressive show in the elections to urban local bodies, leaving JDS and the ruling BJP way behind. With results in around 4,500 wards of a total of nearly 5000 announced on Monday...
  • Karnataka polls: Congress deals a big blow to BJP March 11, 2013

    Bangalore: The Congress dealt a massive blow to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka urban local body elections by winning four major city corporations. The Congress not only made huge gains by winning the highest number of wards across the state, but the party also routed BS Yeddyurappa's Karnataka...
  • Early assembly polls will not worry Karnataka BJP: CM June 18, 2012

    Bangalore: Maintaining that early elections to the assembly would not "worry" the state BJP, Karnataka Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Sunday said it was left to the Election Commission to take a decision on the matter. "Early election to the state assembly will not worry the...
  • Karnataka government regulates school fees February 6, 2012

    Bangalore: As school admission fees are becoming a burden on the parents, the Karnataka government has fixed a 30 per cent profit margin for private schools. This after parents protested against the alarming rise in the admission costs. The ever rising cost of a school education is a biting reality for...