Ashwini M Sripad

Karnataka stands last in South in poverty index: Report

Though Karnataka has improved in certain criteria over the last five years, it stands in fourth place among five Southern states. 

22 hours ago

Team BSY finds its way back to Bommai office

Of those who were relieved in August, half of them are back in the CMO and in other major postings. 

05 Dec 2021

Soon, you can flash your phone, make donations at Karnataka temples

“There are many issues to be looked into before implementation. Unlike most of the temples in Karnataka, Sabarimala is visited by devotees in a particular season.

03 Dec 2021

91-year-old Bengaluru govt school faces demolition

Intach offers to restore structure; Real estate lobby eyeing 15,500 sqft prime property   

01 Dec 2021

Bengaluru has no electricity to provide for this government school

The Government Tamil Higher Primary School, which was started in 1930, is situated on Commissariat Road in Ashok Nagar that is just 4 km from Vidhana Soudha.

27 Nov 2021

Panchayats to trace school dropouts, enrol them 

Members were told to take up literacy for the entire panchayat and encourage adult literacy programmes as part of Gram Panchayat development.

26 Nov 2021

Anti-Conversion Bill to be tabled in next Karnataka legislature session

Draft to be ready by Dec 5, says minister; CM indicates party will discuss the issue

23 Nov 2021

PM Narendra Modi may unveil housing project for poor in December

The project, envisaged during the tenure of the former chief minister and Congress leader Siddaramaiah in 2016, aims at constructing one lakh houses.

22 Nov 2021

Karnataka government looks to set up land banks in all districts

According to officials, more land means more investors investing in Karnataka, thus creating more employment opportunities.

20 Nov 2021

Happy yarn from UP for Karnataka silk farmers

As per data available with TNIE, the state has 1.38 lakh sericulture farmers, who raise cocoons, and 7,000 silk reelers, who make silk yarn from cocoons.

17 Nov 2021

Karnataka to tap satellite services for better internet coverage

He said software technology parks across Bengaluru have satellite internet connections, but there are challenges as regards connectivity elsewhere.

16 Nov 2021

Industrial township at KGF a step closer to reality

In August, Large and Medium Industries Minister Murugesh R Nirani submitted a memorandum to Union Minister for Coal and Mines Pralhad Joshi.

13 Nov 2021

Women to lead way for clean villages in Karnataka

Women will play a greater role at the panchayat level to help keep villages clean while also enabling them to be self-reliant.

11 Nov 2021

Make in Karnataka to stress on electronic manufacturing

Karnataka is known for design and development of electronics, but the stress is needed on manufacturing.

07 Nov 2021

PM Modi to unveil Mysuru sculptor’s Shankaracharya statue today

On Friday, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils a statue of Guru Adi Shankaracharya at Kedarnath, it will be a matter of pride for Mysuru.

05 Nov 2021