Karnataka grants 90 days extension to Fast Track Courts

The state government has extended the March 2013, deadline to abolish Fast Track Courts (FTCs) by three months, reportedly to ensure that the ad hoc judges and staff attached to these courts are accommodated elsewhere.

05 Apr 2013

Parched forests spell doom for wildlife

Forest Department authorities seek expert opinion on how to deal with forest fires and impact of drought.

21 Jan 2013

Translocation of leopards offence: Experts

The movement of only one of the eight leopards that were relocated to Kaimara, the core area of Nagarahole National Park, from Mysore, has been traced.

31 Dec 2012

50 percent decline in winged visitors

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary, an abode for migratory birds has recorded the lowest number of birds this season which began in mid-December, due to drought and decline in the water level of the KRS and Kabini reservoirs, after the release of water to Tamil Nadu.

27 Dec 2012