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Bangalore, Apr 17 As many as seven people, including two polling personnel, died during election to 28 Lok Sabha seats held today in Karnataka.
Russia's OAO Severstal and India's NMDC Ltd. have agreed to establish a joint venture company to build an integrated steel plant in India.
Panaji, April 17 : Bringing relief to Goa, the Karnaraka government was Thursday told by a specially designated tribunal, to erect a brick wall to stop diversion of water from the Mhadei river basin to the Malaprabha river basin, until the water dispute between both states is resolved.
So far polling has been held in 111 constituencies in four phases. In the last round 91 seats went to polls on April 10. Nandan Nilekani , Maneka Gandhi, former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda , Union Minister Veerappa Moily and Srikant Jena, Supriya Sule and Lalu Prasad's eldest daughter Misa Bharti figure among the 1,769 candidates in the fifth of ... (more)
India's imports of Iranian crude tumbled about a fifth in the fiscal year ended in March, despite a surge of shipments in recent months that came after a deal easing sanctions on Tehran.
Sriramulu, a BJP lotus attached to the lapel of his kurta, greets Muslims as they leave a mosque in Hospet last week.
Belgaum, Apr 16 : While sitting Bharatiya Janata Party MP Ramesh Katti exudes confidence of regaining his seat in Chikkodi constituency, his Congress counterpart Prakash Hukkeri is going all out in his effort to recover the seat which he had lost in the last election.
In a tragic incident, a AC bus traveling from Davangere in Karnataka to Banglore caught fire, in the wee hours today at Hiriyur town in Chitradurga district.
The one region in Karnataka where the Narendra Modi factor is clearly in play for the Lok Sabha elections is in the coastal districts - encompassing the Dakshina Kannada and Udupi-Chikmagalur constituencies - where Hindutva and nationalistic streaks run strong.
The cool wind that blows from the Malnad camouflages the electoral heat in Shimoga, where the daughter of a former chief minister is engaged in the task of avenging her father's defeat.
Bangalore, Apr 14 : More than 60,000 police personnel, including 104 companies of para military force, will be deployed to ensure trouble free polling on April 17 to the 28 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka, Director General of Police M N Reddy said today.
Mumbai: A goods train derailed at Ukashi near a tunnel between Sangameshwar and Nivsar in Maharashtra today morning, disrupting traffic on the Konkan Railway route.
From a four-each score in 2008 to a 7-1 drubbing in 2013, the BJP, which had once proclaimed that Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka is its stronghold, appears to be on a weak footing today.
One of the key side plots of the Lok Sabha polls in Karnataka is whether the return of B S Yeddyurappa to the BJP after an year long estrangement will see the single largest community in the state, the Lingayats, return to form the bulwark of the BJP vote base in the state.