Tumkur

  • Karnataka: Rahul woos women voters, promises empowerment 16-02-2014 02:23 PM

    Tumkur: Wooing women voters, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday sought their empowerment and said the party's aim was to bring more women forward in the election process. "India can't be a superpower until we empower women. Wherever women are being empowered and given a chance, those states are...
  • Supreme Court cancels Karnataka's 49 mining leases 19-04-2013 01:56 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday cancelled all the leases for iron ore extraction in 49 category C mines - with the highest degree of illegal mining - in Bellary, Tumkur and Chitradurga districts of Karnataka. The apex court's forest bench of Justice Aftab Alam, Justice KS Radhakrishnan and...
  • Karnataka: Telugu actor dies in road accident 19-12-2012 03:59 PM

    Bangalore: Telugu actor Bharath alias Yasho Sagar, whose debut film 'Ullasanga Utsahanga' was a blockbuster, died in a road accident near Tumkur in Karnataka in the wee hours today. Besides Sagar, in his mid 20s, his assistant Vishvanath Reddy was also killed and another person injured when their car rammed...
  • Karnataka: MBBS students pay Rs 1 lakh to pass 14-06-2011 08:02 PM

    Bangalore: One lakh rupees for every mark added - that's the going rate in the fake marks scam in Karnataka. If you are an MBBS student, you could pass the university exam by just shelling out money. Evaluating officers will change the marks when they get the copies for retotalling....
  • Victims bring Railways to a stop 06-04-2007 07:05 PM

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