Karnataka

BENGALURU: Karnataka’s minister of Youth Empowerment and Sports, KC Narayana Gowda, announced on Thursday that Sree Kanteerava Stadium, home turf of Hero Indian Super League franchise Bengaluru FC since the club's inception, will henceforth not be used for football.

Feb 11, 2022 20:02
MUMBAI: The politically directed chaos unleashed in Karnataka over college students who choose to wear a hijab were flagged Thursday by France and Manchester United football star Paul Pogba, who shared a story with his 51.5+ million followers on Instagram - "Hindutva mobs continue to harass Muslim girls wearing Hijab to college in India".
Feb 22, 2021 15:02
NEW DELHI: Karnataka will be the host state of the second Khelo India University Games (KIUG), scheduled to be held later this year. The announcement was made on Sunday by the state's chief minister BS Yediyurappa and Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju. The games will be held in Bengaluru's Jain University and other venues in the state, in partnership with the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
Oct 05, 2019 13:10
BENGALURU: The Department of Youth Empowerment & Sports (DYES), government of Karnataka, has issued a letter of consent to reigning Indian Super League champions Bengaluru FC (BFC) to hold its matches at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Sportstar reports.
Jan 05, 2018 14:01
BENGALURU: Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah, at a meeting held on Wednesday evening, granted the licence to the Bangalore Turf Club to conduct on-course and off-course betting activities with immediate effect, The Hindu reports. The club will conduct off-course betting on Mysore’s Friday races and on the first day of the Bangalore winter races on Saturday.