Bangalore, March 9 : Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani formally joined the Congress party here Sunday as a primary member to contest from the Bangalore South parliamentary constituency in the Lok Sabha election.
New Delhi, March 8, : Criticizing Bharatiya Janata Party's decision to nominate former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yedyurappa, as a Lok Sabha candidate from Karnataka in the upcoming general elections, Congress leader and Union minister of state for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Shukla on Saturday termed the decision of the saffron party as a cruel joke on the democracy.
New Delhi, March 8 : The BJP Saturday released its second list of Lok Sabha candidates, fielding former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa from Shimoga in the state and Rajya Sabha MP Chandan Mitra from Hooghly in West Bengal.
Bangalore, Mar 7 : Lavasa Women's Drive (LWD), the biggest all-women car drive in the country, organized by Lavasa Corporation Limited has set a Guinness World Record for 'Most female participants in a motor sport event'.
Bangalore, March 1 : Ailing Kannada actor-turned-politician M.H. Ambareesh, who has been undergoing treatment at a hospital here for breathing-related problems for over a week, may be shifted to Singapore Saturday for further treatment.
New Delhi, Feb 28 : the Union Cabinet on Friday gave its approval for setting up a new rail coach manufacturing unit at Kolar in Karnataka to manufacture 500 coaches per annum at an estimated cost of Rs 1460.92 crore (excluding cost of land) with active participation of the state government.
Bangalore, Feb 28 : State-run Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) Friday began operating an electrically-charged bus service to provide eco-friendly public transport to commuters. Initially, only one bus will be run.
Bangalore, Feb 24 : India's leading corporate healthcare entity Narayana Hospital has extended its footprint beyond the shores by setting up a tertiary care multi-specialty hospital at Grand Cayman in the Caribbean.
Bangalore, Feb 23 : Kannada star and Karnataka Housing Minister M.H. Ambareesh is recovering from a breathing problem caused due to lung infection, a senior doctor at a private hospital here said Sunday.
Bangalore, Feb 21 : Primary care clinics chain Modern Family Doctor (MFD) Friday announced securing $4 million (Rs.24 crore) from Luxembourg-based Bamboo Finance and Silicon Vally-based investor Saama Capital in the second round of funding.
Bangalore, Feb 21 : A high-level Russian military aircraft manufacturers' delegation visited the Sukhoi-30 MKI fighters production and overhauling facility of state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) in Maharashtra's Nasik this week, the HAL said Friday.
Mangalore, (Karnataka), Feb. 18 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the Congress Party has ruined the country, and that it could not tolerate the people questioning them.
Mangalore, Feb 18 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address the Bharatha Gellisi rallies in Davangere and Mangalore in Karnataka today.
Belgaum (Karnataka), Feb 15 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandi Saturday appealed to the opposition parties, especially the BJP, to allow the passage of six crucial anti-corruption bills in the ongoing parliament session.
Bangalore, Feb 14 : India's economic slowdown is having a cascading effect on Karnataka, as the state's revenue receipts for fiscal 2013-14 are projected to decline by a whopping Rs.8,095 crore to Rs.112,422 crore from the budget estimate of Rs.120,717 crore.
Bangalore, Feb 14 : The Karnataka budget for 2014-15 proposes to invest Rs.3,577 crore for the infrastructure development of Bangalore, including roads, flyovers, underpasses and bridges across railway crossings, protection of lakes and waste disposal.
Bangalore, Feb 13 : State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) Thursday said it has delivered to the Indian space agency a maiden crew module it designed and built for the human spaceflight programme in the future.
Bangalore, Feb 12 : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Wednesday lauded union Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge for presenting a pro-passenger interim budget with a slew of new trains and projects for his home state.