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Sowjanya case : Home Minister goes back on his words

Sowjanya case : Home Minister goes back on his words

The State Home Minister KJ George who had promised stern action in rape cases in the state, close on the heels of the Manipal gang rape case, has however gone back on his words as far as the Sowjanya case is concerned.

Fresh probe into Sowjanya case after Forensic report is out

Fresh probe into Sowjanya case after Forensic report is out

CID officials have informed that there would be a fresh probe into the Sowjanya rape and murder case after the Forensic Science Lab report is available.

Palemar in trouble over Belekeri ore case ; arrest likely

Palemar in trouble over Belekeri ore case ; arrest likely

It has been reliably learnt that former minister Krishna Palemar who is the BJP candidate from Mangalore North constituency and an accused in the Belekeri ore theft case, was likely to be arrested by the CBI sleuths at any point of time.

Ramanatha Rai among probable CM candidates of Congress !

Ramanatha Rai among probable CM candidates of Congress !

The Congress in the state is reportedly in search of an alternate candidate for the Chief Ministerial post in the event of it coming to power, particularly in the backdrop of the soaring differences between KPCC Chief G Parameshwar and Opposition leader Siddaramaiah. Sources now reveal that the name of Bantwal MLA and DK District Congress President Ramanatha Rai is prominent among the names of the probable leaders who can become CM in case Congress is voted to power.

Yogish Bhat, Palemar, Raghupathi unlikely to get tickets

Yogish Bhat, Palemar, Raghupathi unlikely to get tickets

It has been reliably learnt from sources within the Sangh Parivar that the sitting BJP MLAs from DK and Udupi districts have little chance of getting the party tickets to contest the next elections.

New twist to domestic help brutality case

New twist to domestic help brutality case

The case of brutality on a 17 year old domestic servant by her employer, has taken a new turn with reports now revealing that the girl who was admitted to hospital in a battered state and now handed over to the CWC, was in reality working in the residence of one Sharatha at Mukrampady in the outskirts of the town. What makes the case more interesting is the news that Sharatha is the sister of ZP CEO KN Vijayaprakash.

Huge protest in Bangalore against Aboobakker’s ‘misdeeds’

Huge protest in Bangalore against Aboobakker’s ‘misdeeds’

A huge protest was staged in front of the Town Hall in Bangalore against the misdeeds of the State Minorities Development Corporation Chairman NB Aboobakker who hails from Angaragundi in Mangalore. The agitators also included several from Mangalore and Udupi. They burnt an effigy of Aboobakker and also proceeded towards the Rajbhavan in a procession and submitted a memorandum to the governor seeking action against Aboobakker for his misdeeds and criminal acts.

Transcript of Kalladka Bhat’s hate speech submitted to HC

Transcript of Kalladka Bhat’s hate speech submitted to HC

The transcript of the hate speech delivered by RSS leader Kalladka Prabhaker Bhat at Uppinangady nearly a year ago, has been furnished to the High Court as per its orders.

HC directive to furnish video footage of Kalladka Bhat’s hate speech at Uppinangady

HC directive to furnish video footage  of Kalladka Bhat’s hate speech at Uppinangady

In a significant development, the State High Court has directed that the transcript of the ‘hate’ speech delivered by RSS leader Kalladka Prabhaker Bhat during the Uppinangady Samajotsav in January this year, be produced before the court within two weeks.

HC dismisses 11 yr old Someshwar sambar hunting case

HC dismisses 11 yr old Someshwar sambar hunting case

The State High Court has dismissed a case pertaining to hunting of stag in Someshwar wildlife division of Udupi district, following the delay in filing the charge sheet by 11 years. The court in its ruling has also expressed its strong disapproval of the failure of the lower court in settling the case.

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