Ashwini M Sripad 

30 test Covid positive in Bengaluru govt office

As many as 30 officials in the Chief Engineer’s office, Water Resources Department, have tested positive for Covid-19.

15 Oct 2020

DKS hopes to conjure a win with woman power and vaastu  

 Armed with astro advice, KPCC president and Congress troubleshooter D K Shivakumar has plunged into the bypoll battle, undeterred by the recent CBI raids.

08 Oct 2020

BS Yediyurappa may visit Delhi ahead of Karnataka Assembly session

Matters like cabinet expansion, PFI ban and floods in state to be on agenda

21 Aug 2020

Mysuru to Bengaluru in 90 minutes: Wait gets longer

The NHAI has taken up the work at an estimated `7,400 crore. The stretch includes nine major bridges, 44 minor bridges and four road over bridges.

19 Jul 2020

Go desi, buy namma products: Minister CT Ravi starts Twitter campaign

The State is taking Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Vocal for Local’ call seriously, and adopting it to encourage local industries and artisans.

25 Jun 2020

A year on, no results for 20,000 aspirants

After facing legal hurdles to recruit engineers, state now seeks opinion of Advocate General

23 Jun 2020

No date for gram panchayat polls, but SEC to get new car

Elections to 5,800 of the 6,025 gram panchayats in the state have been necessitated as their tenure expires between May and June.

05 Jun 2020

Assembly to get a Covid seating makeover

For monsoon session, public gallery likely to be used to maintain social distance between legislators

16 May 2020

Employers to get notice for not paying wages

Employers who had either not paid salaries, or reduced payment for the month of April, are under the scanner of the state government.

08 May 2020

Tourism plan: For the local, by the local, of the local 

Call it inspired or forced by the Covid-19 lockdown, the Karnataka tourism department has come up with a plan to revive the sector after the lockdown is lifted on May 4.

01 May 2020

Baby Bhima comes home to Baiyappanahalli police station

In a nice break from the usual thugs that they deal with, Baiyappanahalli police station has a downright loveable guest: a little calf which has now been with them for two weeks.

18 Apr 2020

Rider cop from Bengaluru gets cash reward

A man named Adoksh Shastry collected contributions from his friends and family and transferred Rs 46,000 to Kumaraswamy by Friday evening. 

18 Apr 2020

Muslim leaders use tech to reach people

Speaking to The New Indian Express, Mohammed Maqsood Imran Rasheedi, Maulana of Jama Masjid in Bengaluru said they are using technology to spread awareness.

11 Apr 2020

Not more than 10 can attend last rites: BBMP

who is in-charge of the crematorium in Chamarajapete firewood is used, said on an average everyday, 15-20 bodies are cremated.

02 Apr 2020

Education to get tech thrust, 'Happiness Syllabus'; Bicycles may be dropped

The annual budget for the Department of Public Instruction is around Rs 20,000 crore, of which close to Rs 18,000 crore goes towards teachers’ salaries.

28 Feb 2020