Karnataka

State in southern India

Karnataka, also known colloquially as Karunāḍu, is a state in the southwestern region of India. It was formed as Mysore State on 1 November 1956, with the passage of the States Reorganisation Act, and renamed Karnataka in 1973. The state is bordered by the Lakshadweep Sea to the west, Goa to the northwest, Maharashtra to the north, Telangana to the northeast, Andhra Pradesh to the east, Tamil Nadu to the southeast, and Kerala to the southwest. With 61,130,704 inhabitants at the 2011 census, Karnataka is the eighth-largest state by population, comprising 31 districts. The state was part of the Carnatic region in British terminology. With 15,257,000 residents, the state capital Bangalore is the fourth-most populated city in India.

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PM Modi took a dig at Congress MP Rahul Gandhi during a campaign rally, remarking that following his departure from Amethi, the "Congress prince" would also need..
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The Congress in Karnataka is under pressure as the opposition BJP intensified its focus on law and order, highlighting it as a key election concern. This comes..
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KPCC accuses BJP State President Vijayendra of criticizing guarantee schemes, threatens voters, seeks legal action for free and fair elections in Karnataka.
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Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah critiques JD(S)-BJP alliance, citing anti-incumbency against Modi. Questions BJP's governance, accuses JD(S) of communalism. Emphasizes..
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Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shehzad Poonawalla on Saturday slammed the Congress party over the Hubballi murder incident and said that the manner in which women..
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Kartik Bakale, son of a BJP functionary, was among the four killed in Gadag, Karnataka. The assailants targeted the family, leading to a tragic incident with the..
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According to IMD data from March 14-April 10, 2024, around 125 districts across 23 states and UTs in India are facing drought-like conditions, marking a..
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Fayaz stabbed Neha at BVB campus, leading to her death. Security measures will be enhanced. MLA Abbayya expressed shock over the incident.
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Congress criticized Kumaraswamy's remarks on rural women, sparking protests. Workers demanded his exit. CM Siddaramaiah condemned his mindset. Kumaraswamy..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticised INDIA bloc on Sunday for advocating the elimination of nation's nuclear deterrence when a strong India is needed amidst..
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Modi campaigns in Mysuru, questioned by Siddaramaiah for Karnataka actions. Criticizes unfulfilled promises, urges voters to choose Congress over BJP in..
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Congress leader P Chidambaram predicts that the party's seat will increase in the upcoming general election. INDIA bloc's wins in Tamil Nadu, Kerala shared by..
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Siddaramaiah predicts NDA's lack of majority in upcoming elections. Opposition alliance and anti-BJP parties expected to win. Bengaluru cafe blast suspects in..
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"All of us can survive only if democracy is saved," CM Siddaramaiah stated while speaking at a rally in Chamarajanagar
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After cafe blast, suspects tied to Al Hind-Karnataka module were investigated in Thirthahalli. Shazeb, with family roots in Kengatte, runs a clothes business...
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Eshwarappa, accompanied by his wife Jayalakshmi submitted his nomination papers to the district Returning Officer Gurudatta Hegde at the deputy commissioner's..
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Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister and Congress leader DK Shivakumar on Friday denied of having any kind BJP wave in the state and said there is only Congress and..
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