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Congress and JDS file fresh plea in the Supreme Court

Congress and JDS file fresh plea in the Supreme Court

The Congress and the JDS have filed a fresh plea in the Supreme Court, this time challenging the decision of the Karnataka Governor to nominate an Anglo-Indian MLA to the Karnataka Assembly. The apex court, however, will hear the plea on Friday alongside the main case challenging the Governor's decision to invite the BJP to form the government.
Karnataka: Congress, JD(S) get ready

Karnataka: Congress, JD(S) get ready

The Congress-JD(S) alliance is all set to form a new government in Karnataka on Wednesday. On Wednesday, HD Kumaraswamy will be sworn in as the new chief minister of Karnataka. A few days ago, BJP's BS Yeddyurappa was sworn in as the CM, but he resigned two days later just before the floor test on Saturday.

Petrol and diesel prices at record high

Petrol and diesel prices at record high

Petrol and diesel prices are at record high as petrol price is increased by 30 paise to 84.70/litre and diesel is now costing 72.48/litre in Mumbai. The prices of petrol on Monday stood at Rs 79.13 per liter in Chennai, Rs 78.91 per litre in Kolkata and Rs 76.24 per litre in Delhi.Diesel price in Bangalore is increased by +0.27 piase to Rs. 69.25 per litre.

Liverpool to 'fly from the blocks'

Liverpool to 'fly from the blocks'

Captain Jordan Henderson believes Liverpool will benefit from taking the long route to the Champions League final and says his team are ready to "fly out of the blocks" against Real Madrid. Jurgen Klopp's side had to come through a qualifying play-off against Hoffenheim to take their place in the group stages.