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Saturday, May 25, 2019
news about Lingayat
May 22, 2019 06:34
Baig, a senior MLA, also slammed former chief minister Siddaramaiah for “dividing” the Hindu society by attempting to give separate religion tag to Lingayat community read more
Mar 17, 2019 05:53
Currently, the SDMC has 37 Hindu cremation grounds and four Muslim burial sites, most of which are in Punjabi Bagh, Green Park, Dakshinpuri, Madanpur Khadar and Mongolpuri. Besides, there is one Christian cemetery in Dwarka. read more
Jan 21, 2019 16:32
The supercentenarian pontiff Shivakumara Swami of the powerful Siddaganga Matha in Karnataka was the force that built the Matha into a powerful centre with his institution building abilities and ability to shape lives. read more
Dec 11, 2018 00:35
Karnataka’s previous Siddaramaiah-led Congress government had in March notified Lingayats and Veerashaivas as a minority religion and forwarded a recommendation to the Union home ministry for approval. read more
Jul 31, 2018 19:26
Karnataka BJP president BS Yeddyurappa sought to know what contribution JD(S) supremo HD Deve Gowda had made as the country’s Prime Minister. Yeddyurappa was addressing Lingayat seers who staged a demonstration at Belagavi against alleged injustice meted... read more
Jul 04, 2018 18:20
Gundu Rao, considered a safe and non-controversial choice, enjoys the backing of former chief minister Siddaramaiah. Both he and Khandre were contenders for ministerial berths in the Kumaraswamy government. read more
May 20, 2018 23:18
BJP insiders and political analysts say the BJP might need Yeddyurappa till the 2019 general elections to consolidate Lingayat votes, but may dump him thereafter and groom younger leaders. read more
May 16, 2018 07:56
After the BJP emerged as the single largest party just short of a majority, BS Yeddyurappa appeared within a striking distance of the Karnataka chief minister’s post. read more
May 16, 2018 00:17
The Congress had banked on the support of the influential mutts (monasteries) of the community to back its decision and help sway a significant chunk of Lingayat votes in its favour. read more
May 11, 2018 00:50
An e-mail has been doing rounds on social media which speaks about the role of Roman Catholic Church in demanding a separate religion status for Lingayats read more
May 08, 2018 22:16
The high-pitched campaign for the Karnataka assembly elections heated up on Tuesday after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leader Sonia Gandhi squared off in the Lingayat stronghold of Vijayapura read more
May 06, 2018 19:12
Yeddyurappa said it was clear that the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah was helping sway opinion in favour of the party ahead of the May 12 elections. read more
May 05, 2018 23:39
The Lingayats are the most dominant and politically influential community in Karnataka. read more
Apr 30, 2018 23:04
Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah has a battle on his hands as he is pitted against B Sriramulu of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Badami. is the second seat from where Karnataka chief minister Siddaramiah is contesting. read more
Apr 30, 2018 16:29
Lingayat strongman Yeddyurappa said the issue of religious minority status for the community would not hurt the electoral prospects of the saffron party and instead “backfire” on the ruling Congress. read more