Rural auto rickshaws can ply in city: High court

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Mangaluru: The Karnataka high court has directed the Regional Transport Office (RTO) not to put any restrictions on the movement of Mangaluru Rural auto rickshaws within the city. Earlier the RTO used to fine Mangaluru rural auto-rickshaws, if they entered the city, Following which a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed by Mangaluru Rural Auto […]

Bengaluru : Arrested Bangla immigrants move high court for bail

Friday, November 1st, 2019

Bengaluru : Twelve Bangladeshi immigrants arrested last year by the Sarjapur police have moved the high court for bail. Hearing the bail applications of Babul Khan and Thania — arrested on August 22, 2018, at Kommasandra village in Anekal taluk — the single-judge bench of Justice K N Phaneendra directed the Union government to provide […]

Bengaluru : High Court notice to Centre on Bangla immigrants

Friday, October 11th, 2019

Bengaluru : The High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the secretary of the Union Ministry of Home Affairs on a public interest petition on illegal immigrants from Bangladesh in Karnataka. Advocate K B Vijay Kumar filed the PIL, seeking identification, isolation and deportation of illegal Bangladeshi immigrants in the city. The division bench comprising […]

Money laundering case : DK Suresh appears before ED

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

New Delhi : Congress MP DK Suresh appeared before Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with the investigations into allegations in a money laundering against his brother and Congress leader DK Shivakumar in Delhi on Thursday. The ED had arrested Shivakumar, in connection with an alleged money laundering case on Sep 4 and is presently lodged […]

IPS officer Rajeev Kumar still untraceable, special CBI team returns to Delhi

Friday, September 27th, 2019

Kolkata : A 10-member CBI team sent to Kolkata to track down former city police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, who has been evading summons in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam, has returned to its headquarters in New Delhi, an agency official said. The special team, which came down to the State capital on […]

Waste processing : High court slams BBMP

Friday, September 27th, 2019

Bengaluru : The high court slammed the BBMP for its failure to scientifically process two-third of the 5,700 metric tonnes of solid waste generated by the city every day. Hearing several PILs on the matter, a division bench of Chief Justice Abhay S Oka and Justice S R Krishna Kumar observed that the city generates […]

16,000 constables to be recruited in 2 years : Basavaraj Bommai

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Bengaluru : Home Minister of Karnataka Basavaraj Bommai has on Monday said, a total of 16,000 constables and 630 PSIs will be recruited in the next two years. Speaking to reporters here, he said, the process of recruiting about 6,000 constables is underway. The High Court has been informed in this regard and Finance Department […]

Preparations begin for Mangalore City Corporation election

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

Mangaluru : The state election commission has asked Dakshina Kannada district deputy commissioner to make preparations for holding election for the city corporation council here. Preparations have therefore been set into motion for holding the local body election here. The state election commission has requested deputy commissioners of the districts where the terms of the […]

High Court govt : A month to decide on draft solid waste management bylaws

Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Bengaluru : The High Court of Karnataka on Friday set a one-month deadline for the State government to examine the draft Solid Waste Management (SWM) Bylaws of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) and take a decision on approving the draft for notifying it in the gazette to invite suggestions and objections from the public. […]

INX Media case : SC denies pre-arrest bail to Chidambaram

Thursday, September 5th, 2019

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to intervene against a Delhi High Court order to protect former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) probing money laundering charges against him in the INX Media case. In a short order, a Bench of Justices R. Banumathi and A.S. Bopanna […]