Amit Shah’s Karnataka visit prolongs suspense over cab expansion
The CM left for Davos on Sunday on a six-day trip to attend the world economic summit amid an uneasy lull. While Yediyurappa has said he will expand his ministry after his return, it has meant little by way of a message. Sections of BJP leaders are intrigued as to why the party leadership is not letting the CM go ahead with the much delayed expansion .
Karnataka: Amit Shah visits late Vishwesha Tirtha's Mutt in Bengaluru
Union Home Minister Amit Shah visited Swami of Pejawara Mutt. Chief Min...
Government pushes for zaid crops to mitigate Kharif deficit
The recent focus on zaid crops has paid off well as area under cultivation during...
Government mulls corporatising KVIC’s marketing unit
“KVIC and the government are now exploring the possibility of assigning the marketing function to a professional entity on a profit-sharing basis,” a government official closely associated with the development told ET.
Supreme Court forms committee to draft mediation law, will send to government
The panel, to be headed by mediator Niranjan Bhat, will recommend a code of conduct for mediators, who are legal experts. On January 12, the committee met in Hyderabad to consider suggestions for a legislation put forth by mediators from all over India. The mediators emphasised on confidentiality, the voluntary nature of the process, neutrality etc.
Government considering specific excise duty on ATF
Concessional rate of 2 per cent is applicable for ATF sold under Regional Connectivity Scheme. Ad valorem rate means that the impact of an increase in price of the fuel because of global rate hike translates into an even higher price for airlines as the tax incidence also rises.
CAA: Amit Shah to visit Karnataka tomorrow, to address rally at Hubballi
Shah will visit Hubballi (Hubli) where he will address a rally on the CAA. Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa will also be present during the rally, and may use the opportunity to discuss about the Cabinet expansion.
Karnataka Bank Q3 profit slips 12% to Rs 123 crore
Net NPA increased to 3.75 per cent from 3 per cent during September-December 2018.
Nalin Kumar Kateel takes charge as Karnataka BJP chief
Kateel said that one of the challenges is to ensure the BJP wins 150 seats in the 2023 assembly elections. “CM Yediyurappa’s goal of winning 150 seats in the assembly elections will be realised. The party will come to power again,” he told the media after taking charge.
Those opposing CAA are 'anti-Dalits', says Amit Shah
Union Home Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah dubbed those opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019, as...
SC verdict on Belgaum dispute will be acceptable to all: Raut
A day after a Maharashtra minister was detained in Belgaum in neighbouring Karnataka, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Saturday said the Supreme Court's verdict on the dispute between the two states over the region would be acceptable to all.
Posts of CLP, opposition leader should be held by one person: Siddaramaiah
Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah on Saturday said in his personal opinion, the post of Congress Legislature Party leader and Leader of Opposition in Karnataka should not be separated, and should be held by one person.
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut in Belagavi, asked not to speak on border dispute
Sanjay Raut's visit comes a day after Maharashtra Minister of State for Health Rajendra P. Yadravkar was prevented by the police from addressing a meeting of Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti.
CAA suit in Supreme Court: Kerala Governor seeks report from state government
The Governor has been at loggerheads with the government ever since the state assembly passed a resolution last month, seeking to scrap the new law. Khan had also publicly expressed his displeasure over the government not informing him moving moving the Supreme Court against the CAA.
Kashmiri Pandits observe 'holocaust day', seek early return and rehabilitation in Valley
The protest was part of the 'holocaust day' which is being observed by the displaced community who were forced to flee from Kashmir to Jammu and other states in the early 90s soon after the outbreak of militancy. Convenor of protest said this year the 'holocaust day was observed in the backdrop of historical decisions taken by the government with regards to J&K.
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