Don’t go for unilateral demolitions: Revenue Minister

Thursday, September 16th, 2021
R Ashoka

Bengalur :  Revenue Minister Mr R Ashoka said, “It is our duty to follow the Supreme Court directive. However, the Apex court has given a lot of options which need to be considered before demolition. Speaking to the media, he said, I have already held discussion with the Chief Minister on the issue and the […]

Supreme Court grants bail to 21 accused in Mangaluru riot

Thursday, September 10th, 2020
lati Charge

Mangaluru : The Supreme Court Wednesday granted bail to 21 persons accused of indulging in violence in Mangaluru on December 19 during anti-CAA protests. The accused had already been granted bail by the Karnataka High Court on February 17. However, the apex court stayed this order on March 6 on an appeal filed by the […]

SC to Appoint Retired Apex Court Judge to enquire Encounter in Hyderabad Rape-Murder

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it was considering to appoint a former apex court judge to enquire into the encounter killings of four accused persons in the sensational gangrape-and-murder case of a veterinarian in Telangana. “We are conscious of the fact that the Telangana High Court had taken note of it,” […]

218 liquor shops still functiong in highway

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
liquor shops

Bengaluru : The state government has not been able to relocate all liquor shops along highways in accordance with a Supreme Court directive, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy told the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday. There are 218 liquor shops that continue to function even after the apex court banned the sale of liquor within 500 […]

Former Karnataka CM Dharam Singh dies

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Bengaluru : The 80-year-old Congress leader died in a Bengaluru hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest. Former Karnataka CM Dharam Singh, accused in iron ore mining case, dies Former Karnataka Chief Minister Dharam Singh died at Bengaluru’s MS Ramaiah Memorial Hospital on Wednesday after suffering a cardiac arrest. The 80-year-old Congress leader, who was the […]

Total 430 Bars to close in Udupi, Dakshina Kannada Districts

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

Mangaluru : Around 430 bars located within the area of 500 and 220 meter distance from national and state highways respectively in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts were seen closed after June 30 midnight following last year’s Supreme Court order. The order was released by the Apex Court last year in the wake of steep […]

Supreme Court bans liquor shops on national, state highways across India

Thursday, December 15th, 2016
liquor shops

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today ordered a ban on all liquor shops on national as well as state highways across the country and made it clear that licenses of existing shops will not be renewed after March 31 next year. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur also directed that all […]

Release 15,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to TN, says apex court to Karnataka

Monday, September 5th, 2016
UU Lalith

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, on Monday, directed the Karnataka government to release 15,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu for the next 10 days to ameliorate the plight of farmers. Noting that the samba crops in Tamil Nadu would be adversely affected, a Bench — comprising Justices Dipak Misra and U.U. […]

The government will write AWBI about ban on Kambala : Rai

Monday, November 24th, 2014
Rai Kambala

Mangaluru : The government will write to the Animal Welfare Board of India explaining that animal cruelty was not a part of Kambala as it is with Jallikattu which was explicitly banned by the (May 7) Supreme Court order , said B. Ramanath Rai, Minister for Forests, Ecology and Environment here on Saturday, Nov 22. […]

Kambala in the state or outside is banned as per SC order : AWBI

Saturday, November 15th, 2014
Kambala Ban

Mangaluru : The Apex Court’s ban on the exhibition and training of bulls as performing animals has been extended to Kambala by the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI), Chennai. This has cast a shadow on the Shirva Kambala to be held on Saturday. The Chennai-based body has directed state chief secretary to issue directions […]