Eight women, 2 kids killed as tractor-trolley enroute to mundan function falls into pond in UP

37 out of the 47 people who were travelling in the vehicle sustained injuries; they were on their way to attend the ceremony at a Durga Devi temple in Unnaee village.

published on : 26th September 2022

Engineering works in GHMC limits stopped over arrears

Contractors launch strike over pending bills worth `800 cr, demands immediate payment

published on : 16th September 2022

Telangana: Contractor locks school over unpaid bills by government

The contractor, Srikanth, is said to have spent Rs 4.5 lakh on the development work and ran from pillar to post for getting his bills cleared. 

published on : 7th September 2022

Stop work, teach government a lesson: JDS leader H D Kumaraswamy

The saffron party should answer to its conscience as it has developed a thinking that anything can be done with money after the success of Operation Lotus in the state, he said.

published on : 27th August 2022

BJP ministers band against Kempanna, seek details of his work as contractor

BDA chairman S R Vishwanath alleged that it was the Congress that was giving commission to Kempanna to make such allegations against the state government.

published on : 27th August 2022

Karnataka CM hits out at Congress, contractors’ association, seeks proof to order probe

Says Oppn can approach Lokayukta instead of making politically motivated allegations

published on : 26th August 2022

Will get clean chit from court in contractor suicide case: Karnataka MLA KS Eshwarappa

Reacting to Patil’s wife Jayashree approaching the court, Eshwarappa said he learnt about it from newspapers.

published on : 25th August 2022

Congress using Karnataka contractors’ association for political gains, says BJP

CM Bommai responded to suggestions given by Kempanna and implemented them, he said and added that the government constituted a committee headed by a retired judge to scrutinise tenders.

published on : 25th August 2022

BBMP babus seek 50 per cent commission: Karnataka contractors

BBMP Contractors’ Association alleged that to move files and get them cleared from different ‘tables’, the commission cut goes up to 50 per cent.

published on : 25th August 2022

MP stopped on way to meet fasting IIIT-Basara students

The MP objected to the police obstructing his movements in his own Parliamentary constituency and said that the State was behaving in an autocratic manner.

published on : 1st August 2022

Union ministry seeks details of 40 per cent commission scam

It was initially reported that the Prime Minister’s Office is monitoring the case and some officials from the PMO called Kempanna seeking details.

published on : 29th June 2022

BBMP slaps Rs 3 lakh fine on contractor for shoddy roadworks during Modi's Bengaluru visit

The roads freshly laid by spending Rs 11.50 crores started peeling off-- while one road even caved in --forcing the authorities to take action.

published on : 25th June 2022

Mahindra rolls out 3,00,000th TS-made tractor

As we move along, we look forward to Mahindra’s next milestone in tractor production in the next few years,” Rama Rao said.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Vegetable oil imports fall 13% in April 

Imports of vegetable oils, comprising edible and non-edible, have fallen 13% to nearly 9.12 lakh tonne during April, shows industry data.

published on : 14th May 2022

Contractor, assistant held for sub-standard construction of anganwadi 

The arrests were made after an FIR was lodged by Moroda BDO Sagar Pal  against the contractor Jayanta Kumar Das and his assistant Chakradhar Pal of Gadigoan village. 

published on : 8th May 2022

Contractors halt GHMC projects as prices spike

Costlier construction material hits works worth about Rs 500 crore; major projects continue as they don’t rely on local firms.

published on : 8th May 2022

Tractor sales up in April on better crop price

India’s largest tractor seller Mahindra & Mahindra sold 39,405 units in the domestic last month, as against 26130 units during April 2021, a growth of 51%.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Edible oil industry suggests government initiate dialogue with Indonesia over palm oil ban 

The Indonesian oil ban will have a "devastating effect" unless sorted out quickly, an edible oil refiner official said.

published on : 25th April 2022

Police step up probe into suicide that cost Karnataka minister KS Eshwarappa his post  

ADGP Pratap Reddy said that seven teams have fanned out to various parts of the state to collect evidence.

published on : 16th April 2022

Contractor suicide case: CM Bommai refutes alleged interference in investigation

Accusing the state government and Bommai of trying to protect Eshwarappa, the Congress on Friday had demanded his arrest and that a case be registered against him.

published on : 16th April 2022
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