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17 November, 2017 4:41 PM Karnataka Doctors Call Off Strike After Meeting Siddaramaiah

Doctors in Karnataka had announced a strike over proposed amendments to an act aimed at making them accountable for medical negligence but criticised by some for being draconian. Dr Sudarshan Ballal of the Manipal Group of Hospitals, told NDTV, "We are hopeful that our concerns will be addressed and we have called off the protest." The protest had crippled 29

16 November, 2017 7:32 PM No infringement of the State’s rights, says Forests Minister

“There is nothing wrong in the Governor reviewing schemes and works and there is no infringement of the State’s rights or autonomy. Take it easy,” Minister for Forests Dindigul C. Sreenivasan here on Thursday. Participating in a function here, he said the Governor’s plans to visit all districts were “100 per cent welcome.” Justifying the Governor’s review 24

13 November, 2017 2:45 AM BC panel will be a reality soon, says Ram Madhav

‘Work for party’s growth in State while respecting coalition dharma’ The National Commission for Backward Classes Bill, which has been passed in the Lok Sabha and is awaiting the assent of the Rajya Sabha, will be a reality soon, BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav has said. “We will get it passed by the end of 2017,” Mr. Madhav said amid applause 33

11 November, 2017 6:36 PM Funds released under schemes for Muslims

Dy. CM, Ministers give away cheque at Azad birth anniversary fete Government assistance under various schemes for Muslim minorities has been released by Deputy Chief Minister K.E. Krishnamurthy here marking the 129th birth anniversary of former Union Education Minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. Speaking at an event at the Osmania College on Saturday 46

8 November, 2017 8:02 PM Decisions taken by welfare board slammed

Ayanur Manjunath, a former member of the Rajya Sabha, has alleged that the Karnataka Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board, headed by Minister for Labour Santosh Lad, had taken irrational decisions regarding utilisation of funds with it. He said a meeting of the Board on June 22, 2017, chaired by Mr. Lad, had taken flawed decisions on utilisation 58

2 November, 2017 11:49 AM Delhi LG cannot simply sit on files and stultify governance: Justice Chandrachud

The Lieutenant Governor (LG) of Delhi cannot stultify proposals or schemes forwarded by the Council of Ministers to him by simply sitting on them, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud orally observed on Thursday. “He [LG] is bound to pass the difference of opinions [between the LG and the Delhi Council of Ministers] to the President for early resolution,” he said. Justice 41

1 November, 2017 5:46 PM Kannada version of TTD website launched

To help Karnataka devotees book various sevas online The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) on Wednesday formally launched the Kannada version of its website,, to facilitate devotees from Karnataka to book Srivari Sevas, darshan, laddu, and rooms. While the Telugu version of the website was launched on September 23 by Chief Minister 35

1 November, 2017 3:22 AM BSNL Rs 429 Recharge: Unlimited Calls, 90 GB Data For 90 Days In Latest Offer

Amid intensified competition in the telecom industry led by Reliance Jio, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is offering 90 GB or gigabytes of mobile data for 90 days at Rs 429. Under its special tariff voucher or STV priced at Rs 429, BSNL is offering 1 GB of mobile data per day for a validity period of 90 days, according to its website - BSNL's 49

31 October, 2017 5:59 AM Aadhaar a threat to national security, will approach PM Modi: Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy took to Twitter and tweeted that he will soon write a letter to PM Modi detailing how compulsory Aadhaar poses a threat to the country. New Delhi: BJP Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday said that compulsory Aadhaar is a threat to the country's security and expressed hope that the Supreme Court will strike it down when its larger 46

30 October, 2017 7:13 PM Railways to introduce six new trains, enhance frequency of two

The Indian Railways announced it will introduce six new trains under the Tejas, Humsafar and Antyodaya schemes while enhancing the frequency of two trains. New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Monday announced it will introduce six new trains under the Tejas, Humsafar and Antyodaya schemes while enhancing the frequency of two trains. The new trains to be introduced 59