17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Renewal of 89 mining leases by Goa government has come under scanner with the Supreme Court today seeking response from the state and several mining companies on petitions challenging their renewal.
10 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Enhancing coal output, expediting crucial rail links for evacuation and status of coal mining projects, involving big-ticket investment figured prominently in the review meeting held by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
10 Nov 2015
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has restrained the civic body in neighbouring Virar from demolishing Kargil Nagar Cooperative Housing Society buildings, which stand illegally on a state government land, till December 31.
16 Nov 2015
Mangaluru: The situation in Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka is limping back to normalcy after the incidents of violence in the last few days, as Hindu outfits came out heavily against the state government's decision to celebrate the birth anniversary of the 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan.
09 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The government today approved Rs 1,100 crore funds under the National Disaster Relief Fund for Karnataka and Gujarat, which recently faced drought and floods respectively.
06 Nov 2015
Bengaluru: A Karnataka minister was in a controversy yesterday after a 'sting operation' by a TV channel on his wife allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 7 lakh regarding a tender pertaining to his department.
23 Nov 2013
Bangalore: Facing heat over allegations of illegal mining, Karnataka Minister of State for Information and Infrastructure Development Santosh Lad resigned on Friday. The development comes as the first political casualty of the six-month-old Congress government of the state.
19 Aug 2015
Ballari (Karnataka): Thirty-three persons from Bihar, who were engaged as labourers illegally at a private company at Kuditini near here, were rescued by district administration officials today.
13 Nov 2015
Bengaluru: Security was stepped up yesterday for noted Kannada litterateur Girish Karnad and BJP lawmaker Prathap Simha following death threats to them on social media, police said.
17 Sep 2013
New Delhi: CBI has filed a chargesheet in a special court in Bangalore, slapping charges against a mining company, its top executives and two retired IAS officers in Rs 1232.39 crore mining scam in Karnataka.