Karnataka Bangalore

Right wing Hindutva activist held for posting objectionable comments on social media

Bangalore, Aug 2, 2014,
Right wing activist-cum-columnist V R Bhat was arrested on Saturday for posting objectionable comments on a social media site against a woman activist recently.
The police arrested him around 10.45 am near his house in Nandini Layout. He will be produced before the First Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court on Sunday morning, said the police.

FKCCA asks Cardinal Gracias for excommunication of Karnataka Catholikara Yajakara Balaga priests


Bangalore, May 3: A delegation of Federation of Karnataka Christians and Catholics Association led by its President T J Abraham, comprising Catholic leaders of different linguistic groups of Kannadigas, Malayalis and Konkanis, met His Eminence Oswald Cardinal Gracias and demanded that steps for the Excommunication of the priests of Karnataka Catholikara Yajakara Balaga for their ''unchristian conduct and behaviour."

Elections in Karnataka: people say enough to the Hindu fundamentalists


» 05/09/2013 11:50

by Nirmala Carvalho
Sajan George, president of the Global Council of Indian Christians (GCIC), comments on the defeat of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the last election in the state. The results of the vote are a warning to all parties "not to misuse religion, protect minorities and work for the common good."

Bangalore Chitra Kala Parishath(CKP) removes paintings of Hindu Gods from show

Bangalore, Feb 4, 2013,

Calls from unidentified persons to the High Grounds police and a subsequent “intelligence report” saw a young artist from Delhi––Anirudh Sainath Krishnamani––scamper for help at the Chitra Kala Parishath (CKP) here on Monday.Continuing trend of expressing dissent over art forms in the country, three out of the many works exhibited by Anirudh, in his 20s, at CKP, were removed from the gallery.