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Citizens’ groups yet to receive compensation

The Kasavanahalli building collapse in February this year left five dead and more than a dozen injured, who were admitted to Stanford Hospital off Sarjapur Road.

21 Jun 2018

NGT probe team slams Karnataka government for failure to protect Bellandur Lake

Report submitted to commission found that storage capacity of lake had diminished by 71.45 per cent

14 Jun 2018

Scientists try to demystify Science in Kannada

The objective is to take Science to those students who have only studied in Kannada medium.

08 Jun 2018

Commute below this flyover in Bengaluru at your own risk

Absence of streetlights, lack of barricades and .signanges turn Doddanekundi flyover into a commuters’ nightmare

07 Jun 2018

Wheelchair basketball camp sees no enthusiasts from Bengaluru

Wheelchair Basketball Federation of India is conducting a free training camp for women under 23 years in Chennai.

07 Jun 2018

Karnataka government's Swasthya Bima Yojana to operate as a standalone scheme till August

The Centre’s NHPS operates on an insurance model where insurance companies will function as an intermediary between the beneficiaries and the government.

04 Jun 2018

Empanelment criteria of Arogya Karnataka objected

Of the 182 hospitals that were previously empanelled with Vajpayee Arogyashree, only 106 have empanelled for Arogya Karnataka. The hospitals have raised objections with the empanelment criteria.

01 Jun 2018

Contaminated water leaves 270 ill

All women taken ill work at a garment factory in Sarjapura; case filed against management, production stopped.

30 May 2018

Packing light and sound into needles to treat brain and liver

Hydrocephalus is a condition where there is build-up of fluid in the brain and surgeons typically treat it by inserting a shunt (tube) inside the ventricle and draining excess fluid; but once they are

29 May 2018

Food safety body launches workplace initiative for safe, nutritious food

This initiative is an effort to prevent an increase in obesity and non-communicable diseases across the country.

27 May 2018

Karnataka: Plan to ban smoking in bars goes up in smoke, courtesy BBMP apathy

Three months after the high-powered committee for tobacco control wrote to the BBMP to ban smoking zones, the civic body is still dragging its feet to implement it.

26 May 2018

Petition urges Infosys to revoke award to Liang who was found guilty of sexual harassment

Liang was found guilty of sexually harassing a student by Ambedkar University, Delhi, in March this year.

24 May 2018

BBMP to clear illegal settlements on Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake

The settlements, allegedly of Bangladeshi immigrants, started coming up last Monday, to the surprise of residents, who informed lake marshals.

23 May 2018

3,000 patients waiting for organ transplant in Karnataka

Jeevasartakathe, the state organ transplant body for cadaveric donations, is still taking calls manually from patients and family members concerned on where they stand in the list.

22 May 2018

Children of this township encouraged 210 to vote

The children went back houses, knocked on their doors and asked them if they need transport or any other assistance to vote.

13 May 2018