ED arrests Kolkata businessman in Rs 25 crore money laundering case
The Enforcement Directorate has arrested a Kolkata-based businessman here in connection with alleged coversion of over Rs 25 crore in old currency in new notes as part of its probe under money laundering laws after demonetisation. Officials identified the ...Continue Reading...
PM likens parties opposing note ban to Pak helping terrorists
In a scathing attack on opposition for stalling Parliament over demonetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today alleged they were trying to “rescue the corrupt” like Pakistan gives cover fire to terrorists to cross border and said the note ...Continue Reading...
Two arrested for looting Rs 2 cr of diamond jeweller
A woman, posing as a police inspector, and her male associate have been arrested for allegedly looting Rs 2 crore belonging to a diamond jeweller, police said today. The complainant, Kamal Kultiya, told police that he had given Rs 2 crore in cash for ...Continue Reading...
Karnataka Govt to distribute cash coupons instead food grains at ration shops
Karnataka government will modify Anna Bhagya scheme and according to the new decision taken by it will distribute cash coupons instead of food grains being distributed at ration shops in the state. As many as 3,000 beneficiaries of the scheme in three ...Continue Reading...
Noted criminal Pradeep Mendon arrested
Noted criminal Pradeep Mendon (46) from Ambalpady in Udupi was arrested by CCB police here on Wednesday, December 22. As per police records, Pradeep has several cases registered against him including murder and murder attempt. He had secured bail some ...Continue Reading...
Man convicted for killing wife based on dying declaration
A man was convicted here on Wednesday, December 21 for killing his wife under section 302 and 498 A of Indian Penal Code. Raja (44) from Moodushedde, a cobbler by profession, is the person convicted. Second sessions court which pronounced the verdict here ...Continue Reading...
Amid opposition, MCC approves 15 percent hike in SAS tax
Amid strong opposition from the BJP, the Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) on Thursday December 22 gave its approval for 15% rise in self-assessment scheme (SAS) tax in the special council meet held at the Mangala auditorium of MCC here. The hike will be ...Continue Reading...
RBI slaps fine on 5 foreign banks for violating FEMA
The Reserve Bank on Wednesday imposed penalty on five foreign banks, including Deutsche Bank and Standard Chartered Bank, for violation of its instructions on reporting requirements of the FEMA. The three other banks are: Bank of America, Bank of Tokyo ...Continue Reading...
New Netravathi river-front ring road to have a bicycle track
Mangaluru South MLA J.R. Lobo on Monday said that the proposed new road on the banks of the Netravathi from the Netravathi bridge on National Highway 66 to Kannur on National Highway 75 would also have a bicycle track. He was speaking after laying the ...Continue Reading...
Gram panchayats in Udupi district to go digital soon: Udupi-Chikkamagaluru parliamentarian Shobha Karandlaje
It is reported that all 158 gram panchayats in Udupi district are on the threshold of becoming digitised and the process will be completed in the present fiscal year. Raising the issue at the District Developmental Coordination and Monitoring Committee, ...Continue Reading...
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