Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 8 (ANI): In what appears to be a last-ditch attempt
to save the coalition government in the state, Congress leaders KC Venugopal, Dinesh Gundu Rao, Siddaramaiah, G Parameshwara, MB Patil, and Eshwara Khandre held a meeting at an undisclosed location with legal advisers on Monday.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a last-ditch attempt
to win voters with possible populist spending measures in Friday's budget, risking his debt targets in the process.
The prime minister launched the amnesty scheme and reforms package in a last-ditch attempt
at broadening the government's revenue base.
But having had one attempt to try to appeal his conviction and sentence turned down, Gregg has now renewed his application to the Court of Appeal in a last-ditch attempt
to clear his name.
President Nicos Anastasiades will make a last-ditch attempt
in the coming days to convince electricity company unions to call off their strike, which could affect the supply of power, a presidential palace source said.
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) and its 159 members have been working around the clock in Geneva in a last-ditch attempt
to finalise the draft agreements that will be proposed at the ministerial meeting to be held in Bali, on 3-6 December.
ROBERTO Martinez is hoping he will still be able to complete a deal for striker Arouna Kone despite a last-ditch attempt
by Newcastle United to hijack the move.
Summary: Lawyers have failed in a last-ditch attempt
at the High Court to prevent the eviction of families from the UK's largest unauthorised traveller site in Dale Farm, Essex.
Mr Mann's lawyers failed in a last-ditch attempt
to secure a judicial review at the High Court last week.
The dramatic intervention by the British and Irish leaders followed a last-ditch attempt
by Sinn Fein and the Democratic Unionists to find agreement over the devolution of policing powers failed.
TOMMY Freeman will turn to the DRA in a last-ditch attempt
to play for Monaghan against Armagh on Saturday after the CAC last night threw out his appeal.
Outgoing Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert on Saturday decided to dispatch two senior negotiators to Egypt in a last-ditch attempt
to release a soldier held by Palestinian groups in the Gaza Strip.
BOXING: David Haye has made a last-ditch attempt
to schedule a fight with WBO cruiserweight champion Enzo Maccarinelli.
The barriers, which can be raised and lowered remotely by CCTV operators, were a last-ditch attempt
by Bridgend council to stop people illegally entering the town centre's pedestrianised area.
Apprentice electrician Matt, 20, said that before burying the tortoise he tried mouth-to-mouth as a last-ditch attempt
. "I just blew into his beak and it seemed to do the trick," he said.