Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 | Last Update : 09:54 AM IST


Beer to be costly, excise duty on production unit doubled: K'taka CM

The Chief Minister said excise duty on beer manufactured in a micro-brewery would be doubled to Rs. 10 per bulk litre.

09 Feb 2019 11:15 AM

Siddaramaiah calls for suspension of 4 ‘missing’ K'taka Cong MLAs

Siddaramaiah said, 'All four dissenting lawmakers wrote a letter to me in which they said that they can't come before February 15.'

08 Feb 2019 3:20 PM

RBI to cut rates again before elections, but no more: report

RBI unexpectedly reduced interest rates by 25 basis points - showed the central bank will make the same move next quarter.

08 Feb 2019 11:47 AM

What prevents BJP from moving no-confidence motion? asks Cong leader Siddaramaiah

During the uproar, the BJP MLAs claimed that the state government is a minority government and it does not have the required numbers.

07 Feb 2019 3:50 PM

Karnataka coalition edgy as rebel MLAs skip session

Another Congress legislator, B.C. Patil, too, skipped the proceedings but sources in the party explained that he was busy with his daughter’s wedding.

07 Feb 2019 4:08 AM


‘Let them try’: Cong leader Shivakumar on BJP moving no-confidence motion

Siddaramaiah has issued another notice to four dissenting party MLAs seeking an explanation before or after Assembly Session.

06 Feb 2019 5:38 PM

India successfully launches latest communication satellite GSAT-31

GSAT-31 is the country's 40th communication satellite which is configured on ISRO's enhanced 'I-2K Bus'.

06 Feb 2019 9:52 AM

No incidents of security breach reported, says SBI chief

On the bank’s digital push, the chairman said, some 85 per cent of its entire transactions take place outside branches.

05 Feb 2019 10:37 AM

No threat to JDS-Cong govt;Cong MLAs happy with me: Kumaraswamy

The Karnataka chief minister says he is in regular touch with the Congress MLAs.

04 Feb 2019 6:43 PM

Both pilots dead as IAF mirage aircraft crashes near Bengaluru’s HAL airport

Both were test pilots- Squadron leader Negi and Squadron leader Abrol.

01 Feb 2019 11:27 AM


H-1B rule change keeps qualification in, talent out

The change in rule will lead to an estimated increase of up to 16 pc in the number of selected petitions for H-1B beneficiaries.

01 Feb 2019 11:01 AM

Can't keep quiet anymore: Deve Gowda over jibes from Karnataka Congress

The Janata Dal (Secular) chief claimed that he has been 'in pain' ever since his son became the Chief Minister.

01 Feb 2019 10:21 AM

Kumaraswamy bats for Bharat Ratna for Siddaganga seer

This is seen as a bid to woo the politically and numerically strong Lingayat community in Karnataka ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.

31 Jan 2019 5:24 PM

Not advisable to speak against wishes of party high command: Kharge on Kumaraswamy

This comes after CM Kumaraswamy said that he is ready to step down after Congress MLAs hailed Siddaramaiah as their leader.

28 Jan 2019 4:03 PM

‘Ready to step down’: Kumaraswamy on Cong MLAs hailing Siddaramaiah as CM

This came after Congress MLAs at an event on Sunday claimed that they believed Siddaramaiah as rightful CM.

28 Jan 2019 12:45 PM


'Operation Kamala' still on claims K'taka CM, BJP refutes it

Former state chief minister and CLP leader Siddaramaiah also accused BJP of attempting to poach legislators.

26 Jan 2019 1:13 PM

Notice served to 4 MLAs, no problem to govt, says Siddaramaiah

Siddaramaiah said 3 of the MLAs had responded to notice with exception of Umesh Jadhav, who has not replied yet.

25 Jan 2019 12:14 PM

K'taka Dy CM to head enquiry panel on brawl between Ganesh and Anand Singh

Ganesh and Anand Singh had reportedly entered into brawl at Eagleton Resort on city outskirts where Congress MLAs were herded together.

24 Jan 2019 4:09 PM

'Of course, our mission is to see Rahul as PM 2019 LS polls': Kumaraswamy

'My party's decision is we want to support Rahul as PM candidate. This is our commitment and it remains so," said Kumaraswamy.

24 Jan 2019 11:32 AM

RBI making u-turn, seen shifting to neutral in Feb, cutting rates by mid-year: report

The RBI’s mandate is to control price pressures, which historically have been difficult to tame in India.

24 Jan 2019 10:49 AM