Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 20:23
Karnataka is facing twin challenges of floods and drought at the same time, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said as he exhorted the district machinery to galvanise efforts to deal with the situation.
Last Updated: Friday, August 24, 2012, 21:14
Yeddyurappa asked the central government to extend special pilot scheme for distributing ration to all drought affected districts of the state.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 14:18
Karnataka government has drawn an action plan for providing succour to the affected people, including farmers, Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 14, 2012, 17:45
Rajasthan has declared drought in 5 districts while Karnataka has done so in 142 talukas, Parliament was informed on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 08, 2012, 19:21
Karnataka government has sought a Central assistance of Rs 11,489 crore on drought relief works, Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar said.
Last Updated: Friday, August 03, 2012, 15:37
The country as a whole has received 378.8 mm rainfall as against the normal of 471.4 mm, a deficiency of 20 per cent.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 02, 2012, 18:54
Sharad Pawar asked the Karnataka govt to rework its proposal seeking Central funds for drought relief.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 02, 2012, 17:19
Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Thursday asked Karnataka Government to rework its memorandum seeking Central funds for drought relief.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 28, 2012, 22:18
Karnataka Government on Saturday declared 19 more taluks as drought-hit taking the total taluks affected by scarcity conditions to 142.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 17:00
The Congress on Thursday said Karnataka is facing its worst drought in more than four decades and dubbed the BJP government "irresponsible".
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 17, 2012, 10:15
Karnataka on Tuesday sought interim relief of over Rs 2,000 crore from the Centre to deal with deficient Monsoon rains.
Last Updated: Monday, May 14, 2012, 22:09
A 12-member Central team, deputed to study drought conditions in parts of Karnataka, on Monday visited parts of Chikkaballapura and Tumkur districts.
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