Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, who recently hinted at his government’s intentions to slash taxes on fuel, is said to have directed the finance department to take necessary steps to reduce duty on petrol and diesel by at least Rs 2 to Rs 2.50 per litre.
The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has “not much credit” left as some members are turning it into “a tool for the US”, a senior Iranian official said in comments published on Saturday.
The Reserve Bank has refused to be part of a high-level committee headed by the Cabinet Secretary which was constituted to resolve stress in the power sector as it is not willing to relax norms to deal with bad loans, according to a source.
CBI is all set to name senior bank officials who had dealt with loans given to Vijay Mallya’s Kingfisher Airlines in a fresh charge sheet to be filed soon, officials said on Sunday.
With potholes and uneven patches marking the entire stretch of Tumakuru Road, motorists are having a harrowing time driving on it.
Despite relentless efforts and intervention by citizens, work on a flyover at Doddanekundi is getting delayed endlessly. Although the flyover is open for public use, the ongoing work under the structure has turned into a nightmare for commuters.
At a time when Congress and BJP continue to trade allegations over Rafale fighter aircraft deal, the Defence Ministry has informed the Parliament that the project is progressing as scheduled and all the 36 jets are expected to be delivered by April 2022.
Forest officials have rejected the National Highway Authority of India’s elevated road project over Bannerghatta National Park (BNP) saying the fragmented forest patch is already under pressure.
Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has set a 2019-deadline for the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to complete ongoing highway projects spanning around 4,000 km in the state, the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) said on Friday.
Increase in sales tax on petrol and diesel will not burden the common man, former chief minister and Congress Legislature Party leader Siddaramaiah said on Thursday.