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Karnataka: State in southern India
Karnataka is a state in the south western region of India. It is the largest state in South India and seventh largest in India. It was formed on 1 November 1956, with the passage of the States Reorganisation Act. Originally known as the State of Mysore, it was renamed Karnataka in 1973. The state corresponds to the Carnatic region. The capital and largest city is Bangalore.

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Farmers stage protest in Punjab, Karnataka over farm bills [Video]

Farmers stage protest in Punjab, Karnataka over farm bills

On September 25, a nation-wide protest is observed in wake of farm bills passed in Parliament. Farmers, under aegis of Bharatiya Kisan Union and Revolutionary Marxist Party of India (RMPI), blocked..

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Union Minister Suresh Angadi dies due to Covid; PM Modi, others pay tributes [Video]

Union Minister Suresh Angadi dies due to Covid; PM Modi, others pay tributes

Minister of State Railways Suresh Angadi dies due to Covid-19 on Wednesday aged 65. Tributes started pouring in after Angadi’s death. Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Angadi an “exceptional..

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COVID: PM Modi suggests CMs to hold virtual conference with people at district, block level [Video]

COVID: PM Modi suggests CMs to hold virtual conference with people at district, block level

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level virtual meeting with Chief Ministers and Health Ministers of seven COVID-19 high burden (States/UT Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttar..

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MoS Railways Suresh Angadi passes away after testing COVID-19 positive [Video]

MoS Railways Suresh Angadi passes away after testing COVID-19 positive

The Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi passed away at Delhi's AIIMS on September 23. As per AIIMS top official, he was tested positive for COVID-19. Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his..

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'Want to extend Karnataka Assembly session for 1 more week': DK Shivakumar [Video]

'Want to extend Karnataka Assembly session for 1 more week': DK Shivakumar

While speaking to media in Bengaluru on September 21, Karnataka Congress president and Congress leader DK Shivakumar spoke on Karnataka Assembly session. He said, "1,600 questions put before the..

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Heavy rainfall lashes several parts of Karnataka, IMD issues alert [Video]

Heavy rainfall lashes several parts of Karnataka, IMD issues alert

Heavy rainfall lashed several parts of Karnataka on September 20. State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre has issued alert of very heavy to extremely heavy rainfall over coasts and parts of Malnad..

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Rescue operation underway in Karnataka's Udupi following incessant rainfall [Video]

Rescue operation underway in Karnataka's Udupi following incessant rainfall

Rescue operations are underway by State Disaster Relief Force in Karnataka on September 20, following heavy rainfall in the region. SDRF along with local youth rescued people in low-lying areas of..

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BS Yediyurappa meets Vice President Venkaiah Naidu [Video]

BS Yediyurappa meets Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Chief Minister of Karnataka, BS Yediyurappa met Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu in Delhi. Yediyurappa met Naidu on Sep 19 before returning to Bengaluru. While talking to media persons, BS Yediyurappa..

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COVID-19: Recovery cases continue to increase across country [Video]

COVID-19: Recovery cases continue to increase across country

As coronavirus cases continue to surge in the country, the recovery graph of states in parallel shows a steady picture. Maharashtra reported 21,656 new coronavirus cases taking total cases to..

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Rajya Sabha Chairman, MPs pay tribute to Ashok Gasti [Video]

Rajya Sabha Chairman, MPs pay tribute to Ashok Gasti

The Member of Parliaments (MPs) paid tribute to Rajya Sabha MP Ashok Gasti on September 18. He passed away on September 17 due to coronavirus. Addressing in Rajya Sabha, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said,..

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BS Yediyurappa lays foundation stone of 'Cauvery Karnataka Bhavan' in New Delhi [Video]

BS Yediyurappa lays foundation stone of 'Cauvery Karnataka Bhavan' in New Delhi

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa laid the foundation stone for new building of the Karnataka Bhavan in New Delhi. Union Ministers Pralhad Joshi and DV Sadananda Gowda were also present at the..

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BS Yediyurappa participates in 'Kalyan Karnataka' festival celebrations [Video]

BS Yediyurappa participates in 'Kalyan Karnataka' festival celebrations

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa participated in the 'Kalyan Karnataka' festival celebrations in Kalaburagi. The festival was organised at DRA ground to celebrate the occasion of Kalayan..

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Maharashtra COVID toll reaches 11,21,221, reports 23,365 new cases [Video]

Maharashtra COVID toll reaches 11,21,221, reports 23,365 new cases

With continuous rise in COVID-19 cases, India crossed 50 lakh mark on September 16. Maharashtra reported 23,365 new COVID-19 cases and 474 deaths today. The total number of cases in the state rose to..

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Maharashtra reports 17,066 new COVID cases, toll reaches 10,77,374 [Video]

Maharashtra reports 17,066 new COVID cases, toll reaches 10,77,374

With continuous rise in COVID-19 cases, India crossed 48 lakh-mark on September 14. Maharashtra reported 17,066 new COVID-19 cases and 257 deaths today. The total number of cases in the state rose to..

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India limits COVID cases, deaths to 3,328 and 55 deaths per million population respectively: Harsh Vardhan [Video]

India limits COVID cases, deaths to 3,328 and 55 deaths per million population respectively: Harsh Vardhan

While addressing in the Lok Sabha during 1st day of monsoon session, Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan spoke on COVID-19 pandemic. He said, "Maximum cases and deaths primarily reported from Maharashtra,..

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Mallikarjun Khadge welcomes Surjewala's appointment as AICC general secretary [Video]

Mallikarjun Khadge welcomes Surjewala's appointment as AICC general secretary

Congress appointed general secretaries and in-charges of All India Congress Committee (AICC) on September 12. However, Congress leaders like Gulam Nabi Azad, Ambika Soni, Moti Lal Vohra, Luzenio..

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