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The case has been filed based on a complaint by RTI activist Raju Mahanta, alleging that Kharge has hurt sentiments of Assamese people.
Updated on Jan 27, 2019 11:48 PM IST
Morigaon (Assam) |Press Trust of India
The 111-year-old seer of the Lingayat community was laid to rest on Tuesday with full state honours at the premises of the seminary he headed for over seven decades.
Updated on Jan 24, 2019 07:31 AM IST
Tumakuru | HT Correspondent
Karnataka is observing a three-day mourning since Monday as a mark of respect to the seer and all official engagements have been cancelled till Wednesday.
Updated on Jan 22, 2019 06:46 PM IST
Tumakuru |Indo Asian News Service
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.
Updated on Jan 22, 2019 07:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru |Venkatesha Babu
Fondly called Nadedaduva Devaru or ‘the Walking God’, his influence on politics was visible when HD Kumaraswamy of JD(S) announced his death along with BJP’s BS Yeddyurappa and Congress leaders.
Updated on Jan 21, 2019 06:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | HT Correspondent
Congress president Rahul Gandhi also expressed his condolences on Twitter, saying that Shivakumara Swami’s passing has left behind a deep spiritual void.
Updated on Jan 21, 2019 04:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Shivakumara Swamiji, the 111-year-old revered seer had been on life support for the last 15 days after his condition deteriorated on Monday.
Updated on Jan 21, 2019 03:53 PM IST
Indo Asian News Service |Agencies