Truck from Kerala carries 15 sacks of waste to dump in Karnataka forest, 2 booked

The driver and cleaner of a garbage-laden truck were booked after the vehicle was intercepted near the Makutta checkpost near the Kerala-Karnataka border. Two people were booked in Karnataka’s Kodagu district on Monday, January 30, for allegedly trying to throw 15 plastic bags in a reserve forest area in the district. The waste is said … Read more

UAPA a political tool, truth will come out, says Siddique Kappan

A special court in Lucknow ordered the release of Siddique Kappan more than five weeks after he got bail in a case filed under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (ED) by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). File | Photo: Special Arrangement Almost 28 months after he was arrested under the stringent Unlawful Activities Prevention Act … Read more

South Africa beat India as preparations continue ahead of the Women’s T20 World Cup in February

Tyrone made his debut for South Africa against the West Indies in 2010 and has played 180 times for his country. Women’s International T20 Match, East London: India 109-4 (20 overs):Deol 46; Mlaba 2-16 South Africa 113-5 (18 overs):Tyron 57; Rana 2-21 South Africa won by five wickets Scorecard Before South Africa’s final T20 tri-series … Read more

Explainer: Adani Group Cancels FPO: What Does This Mean?

The findings of the Hidenburg Research report seem to have hit the Adani group hard. The report opened a pandora’s box for Adani after allegations of Adani Group stock manipulation and accounting fraud. After that show, the Adani group’s shares fell to an all-time low. Now, in a latest development, Adani Enterprises Group (AEL) announced … Read more

YSR Telangana Chief YS Sharmila ‘Gifts’ Shoes To CM K Chandrashekar Rao And Dares Him To Walk With Her

YSR Telangana party chief YS Sharmila on Thursday dared Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao to walk with her to witness the plight of the people as she “gifted” him a new pair of shoes. While interacting with the media, Sharmila displayed a box containing a pair of sports shoes, urging KCR to join her ‘Praja … Read more

Tamil Nadu State Agricultural Marketing Board files three applications seeking GI tags

The Tamil Nadu State Agricultural Marketing Board has submitted three applications to the Geographical Indications Registration office in Chennai for Kavindhapadi Nattu Sakkarai (country sugar), Ramnad Chithiraikar Rice and Salem Kannadi Kathiri (brinjal). Local associations from the origin of these products were the applicants and the NABARD Madurai Agri Business Incubation Forum was the facilitator. … Read more

Budget met expectations of state, says CM; Cong counters | Latest News India

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday said the Union budget has met the expectations of the state government in all key priority sectors and is now focused on presenting a “people-friendly” state budget. He said that the Union budget lays a strong foundation of ‘Amrit Kaal’, with the vision of Prime Minister Narendra … Read more

Expresso Regional Cinema News Update at 3:30 pm on 2 February 2023

Today’s transcript of the latest regional cinema news at 15:30 on February 2, 2023 Let’s start with the latest news. Malayalam superstar Mammootty’s much-awaited film Christopher received a U/A certificate and will release worldwide on February 9. The makers also shared a poster of the film, with Mammootty wearing a brown shirt with matching denim. … Read more

After India Ban US Now Forcing Apple And Google to Kick TikTok Out Off App Stores

Last update: February 2, 2023, 5:15 PM IST TikTok faces the same fate as India, as the US Ministry is worried about its popularity TikTok, owned by China’s ByteDance, should be removed from app stores run by Apple Inc and Alphabet’s Google, saying the short video social media app poses a national security risk. WASHINGTON: … Read more