“It seems that he did not want to quit but was asked to do so by Mayawati who wants to maintain a distance from the Congress,’’ the sources said.
The state government has been under pressure from Kerala to lift its June 2009 ban on night traffic movement in Bandipur.
On September 29, Social Welfare Minister Priyank Kharge had written to the CM, saying a five-day week “will boost the work capacity of state government employees”.
The rebellion of the Jharkiholi brothers — sugar barons, who have till now had little political interest outside the confines of Belagavi district — is centred around the alleged interference by Shivakumar, state Minister for Irrigation and Medical Education, in their fiefdom.
The maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to be around 36 degrees Celsius and 25 degrees Celsius respectively.
The department has also predicted chances of a thunderstorm with lightning at isolated places across Tamil Nadu and Puducherry
After a close fight with the BJP, the Congress Monday gained control over a majority of the urban local bodies (ULB) in Karnataka by bagging 982 out of 2,662 seats, including the northern region of the state.
In this small village, cloistered in the district of Shimoga, on the banks of river Tunga, exists a world that is united by elements of both Vedic times and modern science.
The village, with its 94 homes and an official population of 460 adults, have managed to get a temporary ban on these bars until September 20, but now wants them permanently closed.
About 123 km of roads are estimated to be damaged due to the rains, while more than 800 homes have been destroyed. Most of the district’s arterial roads have been damaged due to landslides, delaying the rescue operations, officials said.
As many as 317 people, including a two-month-old infant, were rescued and shifted to relief centres since yesterday and rescue operations were on in and around Makkandooru and other affected areas.
Flagging the alleged discrimination to the North in the state Budget, a couple of organisations raised a demand for a separate state of North Karnataka last month.
Bandipur sanctuary’s checks on vehicle movement on highways that run through it must stay
Kumaraswamy also announced his intent to go ahead with a decision he took as chief minister in 2006 to use Belagavi as the state’s second capital.
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The cellphones were given to the MPs along with a leather bag containing papers with respect to Karnataka’s position on the Cauvery dispute.