Hubballi: The BJP team led by its State President B S Yeddyurappa will embark on a drought study tour in Dharwad district from May 25. As a part of it, party workers' meeting, public meeting and visit of leaders to Dalit houses have been chalked out.
Dharwad: Inspite of severe drought for the fourth consecutive year in state, the Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank (KVGB) has performed well by achieving growth in all parameters in the financial year 2016-17.
Bengaluru: As per the National Green Tribunal (NGT) directions, the BESCOM has disconnected power connections given to 114 industries, which were releasing untreated water directly to Bellandur lake.
Bengaluru: “The 12% GST on agarbathi is inconceivable while other puja items enjoy 0% tax. If the industry cannot be given 0% rate, it can be brought in the 5% bracket at least,’’ said Indian Agarbathi Manufacturers’ Association president Sarath Babu.
Mangaluru: The big real estate boom during the past one or two decades in Mangaluru has seen many ups and downs.
Bengaluru: The safety certificate will determine the date for the government to throw open the 42-km network to the public which means the long-pending phase 1 of the Namma Metro project will get completed.
Bengaluru: Water Resources Minister M.B. Patil denied BJP State president B.S. Yeddyurappa’s allegations of large-scale irregularities in the Malaprabha canal modernisation work saying tenders for the work had not yet been floated.
Bengaluru: Mathai has alleged that the harassment was a result of exposing a senior IAS officer’s role in an illegal advertisement scam in the city in 2015. He also said other IAS officers were working as a mafia and harassing him.
Mangaluru: A shop owner was stabbed by a group of five miscreants at Harekala within Konaje police station limits on late Wednesday, May 24 night.
Bengaluru: The state Congress on Wednesday warned of strict disciplinary action against leaders indulging in airing grievances publicly.
Bengaluru: The Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) on Wednesday shut down 38 more industries for polluting the Bellandur lake in the city’s south-east suburb as ordered by the National Green Tribunal on April 19, 2017.
Madikeri: The state government has allocated Rs 20 Crore to provide world class facilities at Bagamandala, the famous tourist and religious destination, where the River Cauvery takes birth and joins its tributaries.
Kolar: A part of the roof plastering of the hospital building caved in near the wash basin inside the Post Natal Ward.
Mysuru: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday filed a chargesheet against three persons for the Mysuru court blast in August last year.
Shivamogga: Four wardens of Shivamogga prison have been suspended for their alleged involvement in a Bangladeshi detainee’s escape from district jail.