400 kv power transmission lines from Udupi to Shantigrama to be inaugurated tomorrow

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Mangalore: The much awaited 400 kv power transmission lines between Udupi and Shantigrama in Hassan district will be inaugurated on September 12, Wednesday. The power line covering a distance of 186 kms  will enable operation of the second unit of UPCL thermal plant  with a generating capacity of 600 mw and helps the transmission of […]

Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje visits UPCL, inspects safety measures

Saturday, August 25th, 2012
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Udupi: State Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje visited the UPCL thermal plant on August 24, Friday and inspected the various operations as well as the safety measures initiated by the company to check environment pollution. She also addressed the UPCL officials on the occasion and directed the company to provide compensation to all those who have […]

Plaint against Shobha alleging filing of false affidavit before Election Commission

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
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Bangalore:  An RSS activist has filed a complaint with the Chief Electoral Officer against the State Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje accusing her of filing a false affidavit to the election commission prior to the 2008 assembly elections. Hanume Gowda, the complainant has said that Shobha, in the affidavit had hidden her actual assets. He has […]

UPCL power line drawing works: Shobha assures justice to farmers

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
UPCL power line drawing works: Shobha assures justice to farmers

Belthangady: State Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje has said that  compensation would be provided to farmers  and also every effort would see that no injstuice was done to farmers during the power line drawing works to Nandigrama in Hassan to transmit  power generated by UPCL. Shobha on Monday visited Neriya and heard the  problems of rubber […]

Yeddy to be arrested any moment ?

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Bangalore : Close on the heels of CBI raids on the residences of former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa, reports say the former CM might be arrested any moment on May 16, Wednesday. It has been leant that the raiding team found that several vital documents and files have been missing and  in this backdrop the […]

Shobha’s meeting with Ahmed Patel arouses curiosity

Monday, May 14th, 2012
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New Delhi: A Public TV report which mentions of a secret meeting of Karnataka Energy Minister and Yeddyurappa confidante Shobha Karandlaje with Ahmed Patel, Political Secretary to Congress President Sonia Gandhi has aroused much curiosity. Shobha had earlier stated that Yeddy would make his next move public on Monday evening. In this backdrop, her meeting […]

High Command reassures Sadananda Gowda

Monday, May 14th, 2012
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New Delhi :  The BJP high command has once again stood by the side of Karnataka Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda and has  asked him to take everyone into confidence and move ahead. At a meeting held at party president Nitin Gadkari’s residence here on May 13, Sunday night, the demand of the Yeddyurappa camp […]

Will not hesitate to resign if situation demands, says Shobha

Thursday, May 10th, 2012
 Will not hesitate to resign if situation demands, says Shobha

New Delhi :  “ I already have an experience of resigning from the state cabinet and will not hesitate to resign again if the situation needs so,” this was the categorical statement made by Karnataka Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje  who is in Delhi to meet the high command leaders. Shobha’s Delhi visit is in the […]

Yeddyurappa convenes meeting of loyalists

Sunday, March 18th, 2012
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Bangalore: In a renewed bid to get the party to reinstate him as Chief Minister, BJP Karnataka strongman BS Yeddyurappa on Sunday convened a meeting of his loyalists, including BJP legislators and MPs, here to remind the central leadership of its promise to give him justice. Sources close to him said ministers V Somanna, Shobha […]

Shoba’s tantrums: Wants to resign or leave politics

Monday, February 27th, 2012

Bangalore: There is high expectation about Shobha Karandlaje following her political guide and mentor, former CM BS Yeddyurappa into oblivion. She had waited, till Gadkari forcefully stated during the brain storming session that CM DVS Gowda would not be changed at any cost. Shobha is on the brink of resignation, following her Guru Yeddyurappa pushed […]