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POLITICS

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BJP, Karnataka, Tipu jayanti, Tipu Sultan

It's that time of the year: Congress, BJP spar over Tipu Jayanti in Karnataka. Again

What is curious, however, is that year after year, the state government has never actually stopped celebrating it.

POLITICS

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Rahul Gandhi, Karnataka, Gujarat, Assembly Polls

Ahead of MP Assembly polls, Congress has a new strategy

Rahul Gandhi will play a central role in the poll campaign that is expected to borrow heavily from the Gujarat-Karnataka template.

POLITICS

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Lok Sabha elections 2019, BS Yeddyurappa, Karnataka, Dk shivakumar

Is BJP trying to breach Karnataka by pushing money laundering charges against Congress' DK Shivakumar?

B S Yeddyurappa has already called for Shivakumar's arrest and claimed that BJP will soon form a government in the state.

VARIETY

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Tumkur, Acid attack, Urban local body polls, Karnataka

Acid attack on Congress workers during victory rally in Karnataka: A curtain raiser for 2019?

The Congress won the Karnataka urban local body elections by bagging 954 seats. The BJP's secured 905 while JD(S) won 364.

ART & CULTURE

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Hd kumaraswamy, Siddaramaiah, Mysore, Ramanagara

Why Siddaramaiah and HD Kumaraswamy are divided over Karnataka's new film city

While the former chief minister wants the project to be set up in Mysore, the incumbent wants it to be set up in Ramanagara district.

VARIETY

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Karnataka, Coorg, Healthy eating, Cuisine

Eat local. Why the eating principles of the Kodavas are worth emulating

What stands out about this cuisine is the heavy use of spices and coconut.

POLITICS

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Liberals, Intellectuals, Karnataka, BJP

Shooting season: BJP MLA says intellectuals would be shot if he became Home Minister

Basanagouda Patil Yatnal's words are symbolic of what has been the BJP’s stance on liberal dissenters.

POLITICS

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Cauvery water management authority, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Cauvery river water-sharing

Why Cauvery river needs cleaning, not war over water-sharing

It's sad the river has been silently witnessing its death while politicians continue to fight over it.

POLITICS

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Opposition unity, Karnataka, JD(S), Congress

The Congress can’t afford to fail in Karnataka. But it’s sure trying hard

If two parties cannot run one state, how are voters to trust a ‘rainbow coalition’ to govern the country?

POLITICS

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Kaala, Cauvery water dispute, Karnataka, Rajinikanth

Why banning release of Rajinikanth's Kaala in Karnataka is futile

The south superstar is not the first actor to talk about Cauvery river dispute (and he won't be the last).