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What is Mother Cauvery statue?

The Cauvery river, which originates in the foothills of the Western Ghats in Karnataka’s Kodagu, is the third largest after the Godavari and Krishna in south India. (File Photo) The Karnataka gover...

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Karnataka: BJP hard-pressed to find Yeddyurappa's Lingayat successor

BENGALURU: With the demise of Union minister HN Ananth Kumar, the BJP has embarked on a hunt for an “acceptable” successor to its state president and .

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Arrested for Dabholkar, Lankesh murders, Amol Kale also named in Pansare case

Amol Kale, one of the alleged key conspirators in the murders of anti-superstition activist Dr Narendra Dabholkar and journalist Gauri Lankesh, has been named as an accused in the murder case of ve...

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"Can't Rule Out Anything": Ajit Jogi On BJP Support In Chhattisgarh

Former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Ajit Jogi, who fancies himself as kingmaker - if not king - in case of a split verdict in next month's state election, says he will not rule out anything, even a ...

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Now Karnataka plans 1,200 crore Cauvery statue, it will be 125-ft tall

The Mother Cauvery statue — and a 200-feet high pedestal that will house a museum, a glass house, an indoor stadium and other amenities — will be built to promote tourism near the famous Krishna Ra...

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IPL 2019: Yuvraj, Finch Among Players Released By KXIP, Nine Retained

The Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) on Thursday released star players such as Yuvraj Singh and Aaron Finch among others ahead of the IPL 2019 players auction to be held...

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Karnataka is a state in South West India. It was created 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 capital and largest city is Bangalore.