Updated : 3 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Kalaburgi (Karnataka) [India], Jan 26 (ANI): It is disappointing that the Central government did not announce to confer the Bharat Ratna award on Shivakumara Swami, iconic Lingayat seer who died recently, said Congress veteran Mallikarjun Kharge on Saturday.
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Tumkur (Karnataka) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara on Wednesday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not attending the last rites of the highly revered Lingayat seer Shivakumara Swami.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
Davanagere (Karnataka) [India], Jan 14 (ANI): MB Patil, who was recently allotted the Home portfolio in the Karnataka government, had won elections by spending crores, former state minister and senior Congress leader Shamanur Shivashankarappa has alleged.
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 12 (ANI): The Lingayat Dharma Sabha on Wednesday sought the support of the National Minority Commission for legal recognition of Lingayats as a distinct religion.
New Delhi [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Seers and members of Lingayat community held a protest on Wednesday at Jantar Mantar seeking independent status for Lingayat religion.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Gadag (Karnataka) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Lingayat community seer Siddalinga Swamiji of Tontadarya Mutt passed away in Karnataka's northwest Gadag region following a cardiac arrest.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): The crucial May 12 Karnataka assembly election is being looked at as a game changer for the Congress across the country and as a gateway for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) into the south.
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Kalaburagi (Karnataka) [India], May. 01 (ANI): Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's three rallies in the poll-bound Karnataka, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday said that he has no objection with his rallies, while adding that it would not have any impact on the people of the stat
Updated : 9 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Mysuru (Karnataka) [India], April 28 (ANI): Congress Party President Rahul Gandhi visited the Suttur Mutt in Mysuru on Friday evening.
Updated : 10 months ago IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Apr 26 (ANI): Taking a jibe at his prime contender in the upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa on Thursday said that Chief Minister Siddaramaiah chose two seats to contest from, out of
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], April 25 (ANI): The Rashtriya Basava Sena on Tuesday claimed that the Lingayat community in poll-bound Karnataka no longer sees former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa as a leader.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], April 25 (ANI): At a time when the political temperature in Karnataka is soaring and the Lingayat issue is adding on to the heat, Siddalinga Swami, the junior pontiff of the influential Lingayat - Siddaganga mutt, clarified that "the mutt only blesses politi