Karnataka and Bihar have apprised of the paucity of funds in the SDRF account resulting in delay in providing relief assistance to the affected people and requested for release of advance additional financial assistance from the NDRF.
Soon after winning the election, celebration broke out at Kumar's residence with distribution of sweets
There has been severe criticism to the 'hefty fine' from sections of the public, with many arguing that the government should first provide good road infrastructure.
Meanwhile, reacting to statements predicting mid-term polls, Minister and senior BJP leader KS Eshwarappa ruled out any possibility of such polls.
No casualties have been reported.
The judge told the ED that it should take care of Shivakumar's medical requirements first and only then ask him questions.
The former cabinet minister and sitting MLA from Kanakapura seat had appeared before the ED for questioning on September 3 for the fourth time at its headquarters in New Delhi.
Senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram has been sent to Tihar jail in the INX Media corruption case.
The matter pertains to the alleged illegal denotification of three acres and 34 guntas of land in Halage Vaderahalli village here. One acre is equal to 40 guntas of land.
Earlier today, the ED had sought ED sought 14-day custodial interrogation of Shivakumar, claiming that he was evasive and non-cooperative in the probe
On his part, Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa said law will take its own course and said he would be more happy than everyone if the former minister comes clear of the charges
Senior BJP leader and state Minister for Large and Medium Scale Industries Jagadish Shettar rejected the Congress charge, saying the institutions were doing their duty and if someone felt being victimised, he cannot help it.
The three Deputy CMs are Govind Karjol, Ashwath Narayan and Laxman Savadi
Yediyurappa has sought to reach out to the sulking MLAs, specifically eight-time Hukkeri MLA Umesh Katti, whom several legislators who could not make it to the Ministry reportedly met.
The Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka collapsed on July 22 after a confidence motion moved by then CM HD Kumaraswamy was defeated in the assembly
In the short term, the BJP-led Karnataka government will be accessed on how it runs relief and rehabilitation in flood-affected areas. In the long term, it will be judged on whether it can bring in investment and development.
According sanction to the CBI, the government in its order said it would investigate all the FIRs registered against the IMA and its group entities
Dalit leader Prabhu Chavan is a new inductee and Shashikala Jolle, a Lingayat, is the only woman in the cabinet
This will be the first ever expansion of Yediyurappas ministry after he assumed office on July 26 and proved his government's majority on the floor of the Assembly on July 29.
Over five lakh people have been housed in 1,758 relief camp in these three states.
Updates of the floods in various parts of India
The scheme of the government of India was aimed at providing financial benefit of Rs 6,000 per year to eligible farmer families in three installments.
The meeting of GT Devegowda and BS Yediyurappa has fueled speculation in the state political arena that the JD(S) MLA may be getting in touch with the BJP.
The death toll in Kerala rose to 83, while in Karnataka, Gujarat and Maharashtra, 122 people have lost their lives so far due to monsoon fury
With the situation improving, search was on for the missing people and efforts were made to reach out to those who need to be evacuated, officials said.