Essential shops, liquor outlets to stay open till 2 PM in Karnataka

Night, weekend curfew back in state; Scheduled weddings allowed with cap of 40 people 

12 Jun 2021

Karnataka to get Rs 18k crore this fiscal to offset GST compensation shortfall

Despite this, the shortfall in revenue under the GST regime was an additional Rs 12,000 crore for Karnataka.

11 Jun 2021

Revenue dent may be lesser than last year in Karnataka

While the State government is diverting funds from other departments, delays and allocation cuts by the Centre are making things difficult.

10 Jun 2021

'Will quit as CM the day central leadership asks me to': Yediyurappa on replacement speculations

The strong and clear statement from the 78-year-old chief minister comes days after BJP Vice-President and his son BY Vijayendra met Party's national president JP Nadda.

07 Jun 2021

Bommai, Ashoka jump to BSY’s defence

Chief Minister was clearly hurt over repeated rumours of leadership change, says Home Minister

07 Jun 2021

Karnataka CM extends lockdown till June 14, announces additional economic relief package

"Cases have reduced but the infection rate is still high. As per expert advice, it has been decided to extend the current lockdown by a week," Yediyurappa said

03 Jun 2021

BY Vijayendra’s Delhi visit reignites leadership change murmurs

Trip assumes importance after BSY loyalists meet up on Sunday, but son says visit ‘personal’

02 Jun 2021

BJP MLAs with Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa, seek Yogeeshwara’s expulsion

In a clear and loud message of support to Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, 18 BJP MLAs visited his official residence on Sunday afternoon.

31 May 2021

BJP looks for smooth change of guard in Karnataka

As BSY nears 2 years in office, the party is looking at bringing in new face with the next Assembly polls in mind

27 May 2021

Karnataka announces Covid relief package of Rs 1250 crore for citizens hit by lockdown

Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa said announcement on lockdown extension will be made on May 23- one day before the existing 14-day lockdown is set to end.

19 May 2021

No Covid vaccine for 18+ age group in Karnataka for now

Available doses in govt health facilities will be used to administer second shot for 45+

13 May 2021

14-day ‘lockdown’ in Karnataka: Movement of private vehicles strictly prohibited

Movement of pvt vehicles strictly prohibited; Chief Secretary says curbs more stringent now

08 May 2021

Yediyurappa reconstitutes Covid task force

Despite Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar being part of the task force, Dr Ashwath Narayan will lead the team that is in charge of overseeing measures taken to curb the pandemic.

04 May 2021

18+, don’t storm hospitals, no Covid vaccine supply yet

If you are in the 18-44-year age group and have registered on the CoWIN portal to get vaccinated in Karnataka, you will have to wait for some more time. 

01 May 2021

Covid vaccine by mid-May for 18+ in Karnataka

Chief Minister says drive in state will be taken up in phases, depending on availability of vaccine stocks

30 Apr 2021