F or the last few years, I have managed teams of Balinese workers in India . Every now and then, I force them to embark on a bit of a cultural jaunt: the truth is that they would much rather stay in their quarters reading old Bali Posts but I usually convince them that their minds need exercising too.
Gaining confidence as he nailed questions about obscure island chains, bodies of water, global trade and culture, 12-year-old Sathwik Karnik cruised to victory Wednesday in the 2013 National Geographic Bee.
D. Suresh Babu explores the world of mummies and pharaohs through the eyes of the medical practitioners and the investigating generations of today Hailing into this world in the year 1967 on the 6th of June, this talented writer is originally a lab technician and a Radiographer practicing at the Kolar Gold fields, which are also popularly referred ... (more)
The USC Price School of Public Policy's Judith and John Bedrosian Center on Governance and the Public Enterprise on Tuesday created a new partnership with India's Emergent Institute to launch an exchange program between government leaders in California and the Indian state of Karnataka.
The state government of Chhattisgarh, India has ordered a judicial inquiry into the killing of eight people in Edasmeta on Friday night and has announced a compensation of 500,000 Indian rupees to the next of kin of the victims.
NEW DELHI: India's Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals plans to begin processing oil from Iraq and Latin America from next year, helping the state-owned refiner to partly offset Iranian supplies choked off by pressure from western sanctions.
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, who is the executive editor of party's mouthpiece Saamana, on Sunday wrote that the BJP's decision to shun hardcore Hindutva ideology was responsible for its defeat in Karnataka elections.
Hubli, May 11 : In a ghastly road accident, three people died on the spot and ten sustained injuries when a KSRTC bus dashed against a parked tipper lorry in the early hours today near Bankapur village of Shiggaon taluka in Haveri district, about 65 km from here.
Subversion of 2008 mandate 'Operation Kamala', getting elected Congress MLAs to resign and contest on a BJP ticket to shore up numbers, insulted the voter 'Resort' politics Every few months, BJP loyalists and dissidents in blackmailing moves were pushing off to plush clubs and resorts with scant concern for public perception Corruption The mining ... (more)
Mysore, May 10- Within days of completion of the elections to the Karnataka Legislative Assembly, Deputy Commissioner C. Shikha yesterday urged citizens to use water judiciously as the level at the KRS reservoir was fast depleting and thus severely affecting pumping facility at the Hongalli Pumping Station.
Bangalore, May 8 : Waiting in hibernation for eight years, the Congress, despite severe setbacks to the party-led UPA government at the Centre, bounced back to power in Karnataka with a thumping majority of 121 seats in the 14th Assembly packing the ruling BJP to an ignominious defeat.
The BJP's rout in Karnataka Wednesday has taken some sheen off the party's poster boy Narendra Modi, who had been billed as a star vote-getter. The Gujarat chief minister addressed only three public meetings, one each in Bangalore, Mangalore on the west coast and Belgaum in the north.