BLANKET BAN

  • Blanket ban haunts K'taka mining sector July 27, 2012

    Bangalore: Exactly a year since former Supreme Court Judge, Justice (Retd) Santosh Hegde submitted the second report on illegal mining in the Karnataka, the mining sector continues to rue the consequences that followed which resulted in a blanket ban on all iron ore mining activity. The turn of events in...
  • Karnataka to ban junk food too December 20, 2006

    Bangalore: The Karnataka Government is planning to ban all junk foods apart from carbonated beverages in academic institutions in the state. Talking to CNNIBN, Karnataka Health Minister R Ashok said the government is planning to put a blanket ban on all junk food as it is causing obesity among children....