13 Apr 2012
The Supreme Court on Friday accepted the recommendations of a Central Empowered Committee (CEC), appointed by it, which had suggested that no new mining leases should be granted in Bellary, Tumkur and Chitradurga districts of Karnataka unless rehabilitation plans for the existing leases were executed.
08 Jul 2016
Bengaluru: Heavy rains will continue in coastal and central parts of Karnataka for the next 24 hours, the Met office said today.
07 Sep 2016
Bangalore: Following the ruling of the Supreme Court, Karnataka has released Cauvery water to neighbouring Tamil Nadu, even as angry farmers are up in arms against the move.
03 Apr 2016
Melbourne: Indian mining giant Adani today moved one step closer to realising its 21.7 billion dollars coal mine in Australia after the local government granted three mining leases for the controversy-hit project.
17 Mar 2016
Panaji: The measures proposed in Goa budget will help in resumption of mining industry which has been undergoing a critical phase, the state's business community feels.
23 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The slowdown in the mining sector, particularly in China -- the world's biggest metal consumer – will lead to an "unprecedented shift in the industry, Moody's Investor Service said today.
08 Sep 2016
Bangalore: In a bid to pacify the farmers, who are holding protests against the Supreme Court ruling to release water for Tamil Nadu, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday ordered Irrigation Ministry officials to release Cauvery water to state farmers.
06 Jan 2016
Visakhapatnam: Maoists shot dead a former sarpanch (village headman) of the ruling Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh's Viskhapatnam district late last night, police said today.
25 Jun 2016
Kozhikode/Bengaluru: The Karnataka Police has arrested three female nursing students for allegedly ragging and forcing their junior, Aswathi KP, to drink a disinfectant, reducing her to a critical condition.
23 Feb 2016
Bengaluru: Counting of votes in the Taluk Panchayat and Zilla Panchayat elections held in two phases on February 12 and 20 is underway here.