Hubli

  • Evangelist Benny Hinn's visit kicks up conversion row 12-01-2014 08:37 AM

    Bangalore: Saffron groups have raked up protests in parts of Karnataka over the proposed visit of American evangelist Benny Hinn to Bangalore. The protests come in the wake of miracle healing sessions by Hinn during his last visit to the IT city nine years back, in 2005. Right-wing groups claim...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 3rd Test 12-10-2013 09:13 AM

    West Indies A Second Innings (WI A started the final day at 116 for 3, still 180 runs behind, with Deonarine on 44* and Fudadin on 36*) 1:30 p.m. It's a brisk end to the match, with Zaheer Khan coming in to trigger a late-order collapse, beginning with the wicket...
  • 3rd unofficial Test, Day 2: As it happened 10-10-2013 09:18 AM

    India A Second Innings (Day 2) (VA Jagadeesh (8*) and Gautam Gambhir (2*) resumed India A innings at 10 for no loss after the hosts bowled out West Indies A for 268.) 4:21 p.m: Cheteshwar Pujara bounced back to form with a century, while earlier Gautam Gambhir got out at...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 3rd Unofficial Test, Day 1 09-10-2013 09:13 AM

    India A innings: End of over 5, India A 10 for 0: India A reached 10 for 0...
  • Corruption has hit development in Karnataka: PM 29-04-2013 01:24 PM

    Hubli: "Development has taken a backseat in Karnataka due to bad governance and corruption," said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh attacking the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday. He was speaking at a public rally in Hubli. Karnataka will go to polls on May 5 and results will be declared...
  • Karnataka polls: PM to address two public meetings today 29-04-2013 08:07 AM

    Bangalore: With just a week before the state goes to polls, campaigning in Karnataka picks up steam. After Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will start his tour of the state on Monday. Singh will address two public meetings on Monday. He will first make a speech...
  • Karnataka: Maya says EC targeting her because she is 'a Dalit woman' 27-04-2013 07:59 PM

    Gulbarga: A "flying squad" of the Election Commission on Saturday subjected Mayawati to checking for a second time in quick succession, following which an angry BSP supremo hit out at the poll watchdog, playing the Dalit card. As soon as Mayawati, who is in Gulbarga for campaigning for the May...
  • Karnataka: Lingayat mutts could determine outcome of polls 23-04-2013 10:44 AM

    Hubli/Dharwad: The twin cities of Hubli and Dharwad in Karnataka are known for their heritage in Hindustani music and art. But they have also been the epicentre of the Bharatiya Janata Party's growth in north Karnataka. In the 1990s, BJP surged here using local communal disputes, which threw up leaders...
  • B'lore: Terror suspects got arms training near Hubli 03-09-2012 09:47 AM

    Bangalore: Interrogation of terror suspects arrested by the CCB teams on Wednesday has revealed that a firearms training camp was conducted near Hubli recently where some of them were trained in handling small arms like pistols, sources said. "In the training camp, two or three of the arrested suspects were...
  • B'lore terror crackdown: Group seeks fair probe 01-09-2012 12:03 PM

    Bangalore: A Muslim federation of over dozen organisations on Friday sought a quick and fair investigation into the arrest of 11 youth suspected to have links with banned terror outfits LeT and HuJI and plotting to carry terrors attacks in the city. "We demand a quick and fair investigation of...
  • Rahul Gandhi to meet Youth Cong leaders today 02-06-2012 09:57 AM

    Bangalore: AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi is on a two-day visit to Karnataka. On Saturday, Rahul will be attending the Indian Youth Congress (IYC) and National Students' Union Of India (NSUI) - the national executive of Congress' student wings and state Youth Congress convention. Rahul's visit is being seen as...
  • 7 officials suspended in AP train accident 27-05-2012 06:11 PM

    New Delhi: Seven officials, including two loco drivers, have been suspended by the Railways in connection with last Tuesday's rail mishap in Andhra Pradesh that claimed 25 lives. The May 22 accident of Hubli-Bangalore Hampi Express at Penukonda station in Anantapur district of South Western Railway also injured 55 people....
  • Hampi Express accident: death toll rises to 16 22-05-2012 07:33 AM

    Hyderabad: The Hampi Express collided with a goods train near Penukonda in Andhra Pradesh early on Tuesday morning on its way from Hubli to Bangalore. The death toll has risen to 16 and over 25 were injured in the collision, according to a railway spokesperson. The accident happened at around...
  • Yeddyurappa not to leave, but work for party 12-03-2012 08:38 AM

    Hubli: Going on the defensive, former CM BS Yeddyurappa, without giving any room for speculation about his plans, reiterated that he would not leave the party, but would help build it by touring the state in the future, sans power. Addressing the gathering at Nehru stadium here as part of...
  • K'taka: BSY to hold rally in Hubli today 11-03-2012 10:47 AM

    New Delhi: Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa is making a fresh bid for his old post. He has planned a massive show of strength in Hubli on Sunday after the High Court quashed an FIR in an illegal mining case against him. His supporters have been exerting pressure on...
  • How cameras caught ministers watching porn 10-02-2012 12:17 PM

    Bangalore: Allowing TV channels to cover the legislature proceedings from the visitors' gallery cost the BJP government in Karnataka dear, as video cameras caught its two ministers watching porn in the Assembly. The state legislature secretariat, which for security reasons banned video and photo journalists from covering the proceedings from...
  • 9/11-type terror threat looms over Mumbai highrise 26-09-2011 08:26 AM

    Hubli: The Intelligence Agencies on Sunday received a tip off that a hijacked private plane from Hubli airport in North Karnataka could be used to carry out a terror strike on a high rise building in Mumbai, along the lines of 9/11. Following the alarming terror threat, the security was...
  • Police foil jailbreak attempt in Hubli 18-02-2011 03:20 PM

    Hubli: The police foiled a jailbreak attempt in Hubli in Karnataka and ninety seven inmates and twenty five policemen were injured in the incident. When two inmates were being shifted from the Hubli jail to the Gulbarga jail, the inmates, allegedly unhappy on being shifted, created a rowdy scene and...
  • CJ video: Farmers riot over shortage of fertilisers 11-06-2008 11:53 AM

    Hambantota: Nuwan Kulasekara has been ruled out of the rest of the five-match One-Day International series against India after he picked up a groin injury during the first ODI on Saturday. Mahela Jayawardene, Sri Lanka's captain said after the match, Nuwan picked up a groin injury today, and has been...
  • Bomb explodes in Hubli court, no casualty 10-05-2008 05:48 PM

    Visakhapatnam: Both Mumbai Indians and Deccan Chargers captains said that there was no bad blood among the players after the controversial dismissal of home side skipper Kumar Sangakkara in their IPL 5 match on Monday. Rohit Sharma struck a six off the final ball of the match as the Deccan...
  • CJ doctor heals the road to his nursing home 11-02-2008 05:03 AM

    New Delhi: No conversation about the Indian cricket folklore is complete without a suitable amount of time being spent on debating the phenomenon that brought about the push-pull tactics to the fore. India's greatest transformation in the past decade can be attributed to the fearless Sourav Ganguly, who turned 39...