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Jan 16, 2017
Petition against illegal mining draws attention to poor resource management, environmental impactThe Mines Minerals & People (MM&P) is a growing alliance of individuals, institutions and communities who are concerned and affected by mining.
Jan 12, 2017
SC to Vijay Mallya: Explain transfer of $40 mn to your childrenIn October last year the court had rapped Mallya for not making full disclosure of his overseas properties and had asked him to do so within a month.
Jan 11, 2017
Sagarmala Project: Karnataka seeks Rs 8,741 crores for fresh skill development projectsSagarmala,the port-led industrialization project is expected to create more than 1 crore jobs throughout India and Karnataka expects to tap a chunk of it by investing in fresh ideas.
Jan 08, 2017
Molestation cases being viewed "seriously": Karnataka CM SiddaramaiahWith the recent spate of alleged molestation cases here triggering national outrage, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Sunday that the incidents were being viewed seriously and protecting the dignity of women is his government's top priority.
Jan 08, 2017
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah seeks concessions for NRI, PIO community in Union BudgetKarnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah urged the Union Government to announce suitable concessions for the NRI and PIO community in the general budget.
Jan 06, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: Only 1 in 100 sexual assaults in Karnataka ends in convictionThe new year’s eve sexual attacks against female revellers in Bengaluru may have generated nationwide outrage, but most such cases end up with no punishment: No more than one in 100 cases registered in Karnataka under Section 354 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)–“Assault on women with intention to outrage her modesty–” ended in a conviction in 2015, according to National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data.
Jan 05, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: No, G Parmeshwara didn't 'defend' New Year's Eve incidentwas actually referring to old incidents that have happened in the past. And when he said "These kind of things do happen", he is very plausibly referring to the often occurrence of a crime (in this case molestation). Like, in his words molestations do happen in New Year just like drunk driving, thefts, etc. But accepting the occurrence of certain types of crimes is not defending it
Jan 04, 2017
Cauvery dispute: SC to conduct day-to-day hearing on appeals filed by TN, Karnataka, KeralaThe Supreme Court on Wednesday said that it will conduct day-to-day hearing on the appeals filed by Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala against the 2007 award of the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal (CWDT) on sharing of water.
Jan 04, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: Misogynistic officials offer no solutions, only pass moral judgmentIn yet another horrifying incident of gender-based violence, scores of women were molested by drunken revellers on New Year's Eve in Bengaluru. In response, politicians and law enforcement officials exposed their callous indifference
Jan 03, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: NCW issues notices to Abu Azmi, G Parameshwara for sexist remarksThe National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday issued notices to Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara and Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi for allegedly making sexist comments regarding the molestation of women by a mob on New Year's Eve.