30 Mar 2015
Coimbatore: Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) on Monday said it is the responsibility of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to prevent Karnataka from constructing a dam across the Cauvery at Mekeddatu, which would adversely affect the interests of Tamil Nadu farmers.
28 Mar 2015
Bengaluru: Terming Tamil Nadu's objection to the proposed Mekedatu dam project across Cauvery river as politically motivated, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday said the state government knows how to face the issue "legally and through other means".
26 Mar 2015
Malda: A distressed farmer in Malda district allegedly committed suicide as he failed to repay the loans he had taken for cultivation, taking the total number of distressed farmers committing suicide in the state to nine.
25 Mar 2015
Chennai: Terming as 'illegal' Karnataka's attempts to construct a check-dam across river Cauvery at Mekedatu, Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday assured of all steps, including legal, to 'thwart' its neighbour's attempts to build the reservoir.
23 Mar 2015
Bengaluru: Facing rising public outcry and pressure from Opposition, the Siddaramaiah government on Monday recommended a CBI probe into the mysterious death of upright IAS officer D K Ravi and asserted that it never intended to hush up the case or protect anyone.
12 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Ahead of General Budget, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday sought exemption of excise duty on farm machineries and interest free short term crop loans to small and marginal farmers.
16 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Drug major Lupin has inked a pact to acquire an additional 40 percent stake in South Africa's Pharma Dynamics, taking its holding in the company to 100 percent.
16 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Vijayan, a 65-year-old wayside tea-seller from Kochi along with his wife Mohana has visited almost every scenic destinations in 16 countries including Britain, France, Austria, Egypt and UAE, by borrowing loans from different banks in the country.
21 Mar 2015
Bengaluru: Amid growing chorus for a CBI probe into the mysterious death of an upright IAS officer, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday asserted that the government was not protecting anybody and would make its stand known in the Assembly on Monday.
18 Mar 2015
Bengaluru: Sticking to their guns, the Opposition in the Karnataka Assembly continued their dharna for the second day on Wednesday demanding a CBI probe into the mysterious death of an upright IAS officer, but the government refused to yield, maintaining a CID probe would do.