Ahead of the Karnataka state Assembly election that is to be held this year, the state government has proposed to take technology to the gram panchayat level by providing the rural youth with free Wi-Fi and better employment opportunities.
According to a report, the state cabinet has approved of Internet connection to almost 2,650 gram panchayats.
Here's all about it.
The dead body of a local journalist from Gadag district of Karnataka was shifted to a hospital in a garbage truck by the police on Sunday, triggering fury and anger amongst the media fraternity and his family.
The 28-year-old journalist Mounesh Potharaj was killed in a road accident after his bike rammed into a tree. He was travelling to Haveri from Sirsi.
Ajitabh Kumar, a 29-year-old Bengaluru-based software engineer, had gone missing last Monday (18 December) in a rather mysterious manner.
He wanted to sell his car and listed it on OLX. He left his residence in Bengaluru's Whitefield Area at 6:30pm on 18 December and reportedly went out to meet a prospective buyer.
It has been a week, but Ajitabh is still untraceable.