State govt to woo investors during World Economic Forum summit : Jagadish Shettar

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Bengaluru : The Karnataka government would call on industry leaders and business tycoons for investments during the World Economic Forum summit at Davos in Switzerland from January 21 to 24, said Minister for Large and Medium Industries Jagadish Shettar on Friday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, some central ministers and a few Chief Ministers would attend […]

Karnataka High Court directs state govt to reconsider move to scrap Tipu Jayanti

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Bengaluru : The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday directed the state government to reconsider its decision to cancel the birth anniversary celebrations of Tipu Sultan, the controversial 18th-century ruler of the erstwhile Mysore Kingdom, but declined to stay the order. A division bench, comprising Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice SR Krishna Kumar, issued […]

State govt has failed to problems address people’s woes : Dinesh Gundu Rao

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Mangaluru : The state government is currently in coma and has miserably failed to tackle problems faced by the people seriously, opinioned Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president, Dinesh Gundu Rao speaking to the media here on Friday October 25. “Shortly, elections will be held for two city corporation councils in the state, one at […]

State govt. wants to give comprehensive relief to flood-affected people : MLA K. Raghupati Bhat

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Udupi : K. Raghupati Bhat, MLA, said on Monday that the State government wanted to provide immediate and comprehensive relief to those whose houses have been damaged by floods. He was speaking at a programme at the Taluk Panchayat here to distribute cheques to 64 persons whose houses have been damaged by floods in the […]

Substances dangerous to humans found in temple prasad: State Govt

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

Belagavi: The Karnataka government on Monday, December 17 said that the prasad in the food poisoning incident at a temple in Chamarajnagar district contained substances dangerous for human consumption. The death toll in the incident today reached 14. Samples of the prasad sent for forensic examination were found to be laced with monocrotophos and organophosphate […]

State govt urged to drop land acquisition for MRPL Phase IV

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Mangaluru : The Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) has urged the State government to immediately rescind the land acquisition order in favour of Mangalore Refineries and Petrochemicals Ltd., (MRPL) for its proposed Phase IV expansion. In a statement here on Wednesday, DYFI State President Muneer Katipalla said the government has accepted Mangalore Refineries and […]

State govt has lost people’s faith, says Shobha

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Udupi : Speaking to mediapersons here on Tuesday, she said the government has also lost the faith it had secured among the people in Karnataka. The end of the Congress-led government in the state is not too far, she predicted. Karandlaje said the government has hampered the implementation of development works and it has disappointed […]

State govt least concerned on farmers problem: HDK

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Mangalore : JD(S) chief H D Kumaraswamy said that chief minister Siddharamaiah and state government is least bothered towards affected farmers of the state. Speaking at the press meet held at Circuit House on Sep 3, Tuesday after visiting the city as part of his tour to districts affected by floods and drought he said […]

State Govt must give special package for areca growers as compensation: K.S. Eshwarappa

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Mangalore : Former Deputy Chief Minister K.S. Eshwarappa said that the areca growers have faced a huge loss due to the Yellow leaf disease and demanded the State government to introduce special package for the farmers as the compensation. Speaking at the press club held at Hotel Saffron on August 30, Friday he said that […]

Rules for BPL status relaxed by state govt

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013
Dinesh Gundu Rao

Bangalore : There is some good news for people who  say they are deprived of BPL cards for no reason. As per the relaxed norms those having RCC house or two-wheeler or TV set can also apply for BPLK status. Informing this, Minister of State for Food and Civil Supplies Dinesh Gundu Rao the status […]