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The dream for having an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in the State has got longer as the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, in his maiden budget on Thursday, did not include Karnataka in the five states where the coveted institutions would be established. The declaration elicited mixed rea..
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said recently that show-cause notices have been served on All India Service and KAS officers for not submitting the annual property returns. But, his own colleagues in the ministry have missed the date for mandatory submission of assets and liabilities to the Lokay..
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Tuesday dubbed the railway budget for 2014-15 disappointing as its proposals failed to meet the expectations of the people in the state. "The first rail budget, presented by D.V. Sadananda Gowda, who hails from the state, is disappointing, as it falls short of ..
Karnataka from where Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda hails, got only one premium train, four express trains and three passenger trains in the maiden railway budget he presented Tuesday. The premium express train will run from Bangalore to Kamakhya at Maligaon near Guwahati in Assam and pass t..
Karnataka Health Minister U.T. Khader Sunday came to the aid of an old couple, involved in an accident, sending them to a hospital in his official car and himself taking an auto to reach his destination. "The minister was going for 'namaaz' prior to the breaking of the Ramadan fast when he saw th..
Karnataka Friday sought the central government's support in increasing its iron ore production to meet the needs of the steel plants in the state. "I have urged the union ministry of mines to plead our case in the Supreme Court to raise the cap on production of iron ore to 40 million tonnes from 30..
“Isn’t our roads in good condition?” This was how Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who is also holding the Bangalore development portfolio, reacted in the Legislative Council on Thursday when Opposition parties raised the issue of bad roads in the City. Siddaramaiah initially tried to..
The State government will constitute an experts’ committee to recommend amendments to the existing laws for assuring punishment to those who commit atrocities against women. Replying to a call attention notice on the increasing crimes against women, Home Minister K J George told t..
Two years has passed since the Central government ordered boats to be colour-coded for each State but the district is yet to see its complete implementation. A little more than half of about 1,500 trawlers registered in the district had implemented the colour-code order as dictated by Central and S..
Tamil Nadu Governor Konijeti Rosaiah Sunday took over additional charge of neighbouring Karnataka too following incumbent H.R. Bhardwaj's five-year tenure coming to an end. Karnataka High Court Chief Justice D.H. Waghela administered the oath of office in English to the octogenarian Rosaiah at a si..