The State government will take up the Upper Krishna Phase-3 project, which envisages irrigating about 5.3 lakh hectares, in the current financial year, Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda said on Fr

Union Minister of State for Railways K H Muniyappa announced that the State government had agreed to provide land for the construction of three new lines, for which the survey has been completed.

The Karnataka government is still looking at acquiring land in Halligudi village of Gadag district for South Korean steel maker Posco’s proposed Rs 32,300-crore plant. Last month it had said it would not acquire land forcibly to set up the plant.

Bangalore The fate of South Korean steelmaker Posco's proposed plant in Karnataka remains uncertain with two groups of farmers holding different views on the project.
The government has already assured protesting farmers that the project would not come up in Gadag district.

Cost of development: Many suffer from serious health hazards
centre of controversy: The area where uranium mining was conducted at Gogi in Shahpur village of Yadgir district.

Chief Minister asks them to get ‘approval' from head of Tontadarya Math Chief Minister B.S.  Yeddyurappa, who on Wednesday ordered a halt to land acquisition for the POSCO steel plant project in Gadag district following protests by farmers led by the head of the Tontadarya Math, on Thursday told a section of farmers who are ready to give their land for the project that they should ge

The Karnataka government today seemed to have succumbed to protests by a section of farmers at Halligudi in the Gadag district against Posco's Rs 32,000 crore steel plant.

Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa said in Bangalore the state government has decided to stall the Posco project in Halligudi.

Nirani, unmoved over Gadag, withdraws notification of 2,035 acres for MSEZ
In stark contrast to its flat refusal to review its decision to acquire land for Posco in Gadag district, the State government on Tuesday withdrew the process of acquiring land for the second phase of Mangalore Special?Economic Zone (MSEZ) hours after Pejawar Mutt seer Vishwesha Teertha threatened to go on an indefinite fa

Bangalore : Worried over the Gadag farmers

Land acquisition: Farmers, govt differ in their views; struggle set to intensify next week

in a ROw: A farmer ploughs his land at Halligudi following showers.