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Confined to rehab by daughter, woman tells Karnataka High Court

The petition was filed by a relative of the victim following which the court asked the police to trace the victim.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka should go ahead with Mekedatu project: Made Gowda on Cauvery verdict

He also thanked the SC Judges and also the legal team headed by senior counsel Fali Nariman and irrigation experts for the verdict in favour of Karnataka.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah (File | EPS)
No victory, no loss, says Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

The Supreme Court’s verdict on the Cauvery river water dispute was neither a victory nor a loss, according to Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

17 Feb 2018

Farmers perform puja to Cauvery river in Srirangapatna after the favourable verdict on Friday | Udayshankar S
More water for Karnataka, Bengaluru too will get extra

The apex court has also considered the water scarcity in Bengaluru and allocated 4.75 tmcft more to meet its drinking water needs.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah. (File)
Cauvery verdict brings smile to Karnataka, CM Siddaramaiah rains sops in 13th budget

Living up to the expectations in his poll budget, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who also holds the Finance portfolio, doled out goodies for all castes and classes, casting his vote net wider.

17 Feb 2018

How Finance Ministers presented budgets over years

They had their own styles, and through the budget they made their own statements. Here’s a look at some of the best.

17 Feb 2018

Security was beefed up in Krishnaraja Sagar in Mandya on Friday ahead of Supreme Court’s verdict on the Cauvery water dispute   | Express
Cauvery verdict a timely boost for Chief Minister Siddaramaiah ahead of election

Opposition disarmed in Cauvery basin in Karnataka; government may now vigorously pursue Mekedatu project.

17 Feb 2018

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Bengaluru seat of intellectual excellence, observes SC  

The Supreme Court’s verdict marginally in favour of Karnataka was influenced significantly by global status Bengaluru and its growing water requirements.

17 Feb 2018

SC ruling has taken pressure off: Brijesh Kalappa, member of Karnataka’s legal team

THE Supreme Court verdict in all important Cauvery inter-state river water sharing dispute has brought some relief to the government and the people, especially to the farmers of the Cauvery basin in t

17 Feb 2018

Cauvery water sharing dispute: Apex court Verdict reasonable, feel legal eagles

Former advocate general Uday Holla said the verdict was quite balanced but the quantity of water should have been 30 tmcft instead of 14.75 tmcft.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka: Campaign against Tree Act amendment from today

A mass campaign is being launched from Saturday against the state government’s move to amend the Karnataka Preservation of Trees Act, 1976.

17 Feb 2018

Admit all rural students, Karnataka-run residential schools told

Justice B V Nagarathna passed this interim order after hearing the petition filed by the parents of some minor children aspiring to be admitted to the VI standard of Morarji Desai Residential Schools.

17 Feb 2018

A look at Cauvery water dispute over the years

A century-old dispute, the Cauvery water sharing issue between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu has been a volatile and violent one.

17 Feb 2018

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Getting that high just got a bit costlier, liquor prices to go up in Karnataka

Here is bad news for those who consume alcohol. Now, you will have to shell out more money if you plan to get drunk and make merry.

17 Feb 2018

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah arrives at Vidhana Soudha to present the state budget in Bengaluru on Friday | PTI
Karnataka CM Siddu’s ‘Bhagya’ budgets swell debt burden to Rs 2.86 lakh crore

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s welfare-oriented budgets loaded with ‘Bhagyas’ in the last five years have pushed the state economy to borrow heavily in order to fulfil his promises.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka budget: All those numbers tell you nothing, says Kathyayini Chamaraj 

The budget continues to sound like a laundry list. It gives you figures of amounts allocated, revised or spent.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah (File | EPS)
Not an election budget, claims Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah dismissed the opposition charges that it was a budget presented keeping assembly elections in mind.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka budget : Emphasis on ongoing infra projects

In terms of announcing new projects, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s budget has been less generous on Bengaluru.

17 Feb 2018

B S Yeddyurappa (File Photo)
It’s an election budget: Karnataka BJP president B S Yeddyurappa

The opposition BJP has termed Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s budget as an election budget.

17 Feb 2018

Karnataka: Rs 349 crore sanctioned for Suburban Rail project

The state government sanctioned Rs 349 crore in the state budget towards the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) for the city’s suburban rail network.

17 Feb 2018

BMTC buses| Vinod Kumar T
Karnataka budget: No budgetary allocation for BMTC this time

The state budget might have a lot of proposals for improving the city’s roads, but one announcement that a large section of commuters were hoping for was ignored this time.

17 Feb 2018