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Karnataka hitches star to coastal travel bandwagon

The tourism department is now working to make the most of the modifications in coastal zone guidelines, which allow temporary structures like shacks to come up along the coast.

28 Sep 2022

Leopard kills man, eats parts of his body in Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

In one of the rare cases, a man-eating leopard killed a 65-year-old man and consumed parts of his body at the Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) on Thursday.

25 Sep 2022

Karnataka: Power tariff to be hiked in all Escoms for fuel adjustment charges

The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission in an order dated September 19, 2022 has ordered to allow all electricity supply companies (Escoms) to make adjustments in the power tariff.

24 Sep 2022

Stonewall to arrest sea erosion hits a wall in Karnataka

Experts and officials from the Fisheries Department of Karnataka have also raised similar concerns.

23 Sep 2022

Project Cheetah has strong Karnataka connect

Karnataka may not have become home for the eight cheetahs that arrived with much fanfare in Madhya Pradesh last week.

22 Sep 2022

INTERVIEW | 'Civil society has to play its role to make Bengaluru liveable': Expert on city's road ahead post floods

If allowed to continue, it will be difficult to live in this city. The government ignored climate change warnings which led to this situation, apart from poor planning and governance.

18 Sep 2022

Karnataka spotless, may not get cheetahs

Foresters and experts explained that the species brought to the Kuno National Park are not the Asiatic which thrive in the Indian subcontinent.

18 Sep 2022

No need to serve notices to clear encroachments: NGT

The Revenue Department and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) have started encroachment clearance drive by demolishing properties as per High Court directions.

15 Sep 2022

No Master Plan, no Master Plan Scheme...Reason why Bengaluru is flooding

State capital Bengaluru has not had a Master Plan since 2015, but most interestingly, the city never had a Master Plan Scheme drawn up.

11 Sep 2022

Dakshina Pinakini river in spate, cuts off e-store godowns

This has occurred as Dakshina Pinakini river is overflowing, causing the Channasandra bridge a prime link connecting the panchayat limits with Bengaluru to be submerged.

08 Sep 2022

BBMP chief Tushar Girinath seeks two more days to clear water

Citizens now scan the sky every evening to look for dark clouds, fearing the next spell of rain could add misery to their plight.

07 Sep 2022

Elephant calf a new plaything for tribal kids

They say a wild animal becoming friends with human beings and seeking care and attention is not a usual sight either. 

06 Sep 2022

Karnataka: Scan codes to know more about trees in your neighbourhoods

The state Environment department is working on such codes for trees to give out information on their ecological importance which will help in better protection of the green cover in Bengaluru.

05 Sep 2022

Bengaluru’s skies puzzle even weathermen

Bengaluru wears many caps — of being known as the tech capital of the country, a startup hub and most of all for its salubrious climate.

01 Sep 2022

Copious rain, poor infra work leaves Karnataka flooded

Ramanagara recorded 35mm rainfall against the normal of 3mm, and Chamarajanagar received 32mm against the normal of 2mm.

30 Aug 2022