Over 91k ration cards cancelled, dept cuts out wealthy, landholders

Food and civil supplies department looking for more such cases; checks I-T dept data 

02 Jul 2021

Easy availability, peer pressure: Youth prefer one vaccine over other

Many youngsters prefer Covishield over others because it is recognised by many other countries where students are pursuing higher studies.

01 Jul 2021

Being told to go to MLA’s office for Covid jab, say RR Nagar residents

 Residents  of Rajarajeshwari Nagar (RR Nagar) have alleged that they are being asked to take the Covid vaccine at the local MLA’s office after producing their voter identity cards.

30 Jun 2021

I’m happy SSLC exams will be held, says teen flower seller

The lockdowns and pandemic over the last one year has made 14-year-old Banashankari only stronger and more confident.

30 Jun 2021

How Forest Department moved ‘Mountain’

Reason: Mountain had moved out of CWS and was exploring new areas or trying to find its way back home (to Sakleshpur).

29 Jun 2021

BBMP to increase manpower on ground to fight Covid

Amid fears of Covid-19 cases once again increasing owing to the Delta-Plus variant, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has realised the need to increase its staff on the ground.

29 Jun 2021

With hopes of better life, tribals to shift out of forests in Karnataka's Male Mahadeshwara Hills

After nearly two years of persuasion, tribal families and villagers staying inside the core forest areas of Male Mahadeshwara Hills (MM Hills) Wildlife Sanctuary have agreed to move out.

28 Jun 2021

Smart City internship win-win for youth, urban planners

Bengaluru is not just a smart city in the making, in terms of function or infrastructure, but is getting smarter in its recognition of young talent as well. 

27 Jun 2021

BSY plans Basavanna statue at Vidhana Soudha

The letter to the secretary, signed by the CM on June 9, reached the office of the Kannada and Culture Department three days ago.

27 Jun 2021

Planning jungle safari in Karnataka? Take Covid vaccine report too

The safari and forest guest houses opened up on Thursday at the Kali Tiger Reserve.

26 Jun 2021

Genome sequencing to be intensified in Bengaluru

A member of the task force explained that samples for genome sequencing are chosen based on the area where the cases are reported, the clusters and the regions.

26 Jun 2021

In a first, rescued Egyptian vulture released in sanctuary at Ramanagara hillocks near Bengaluru

The bird was found abandoned, dehydrated and in a bad condition in an apartment complex in Whitefield when it was around two-and-a-half months old, said Dr. Col. Nawaz Shariff, chief veterinarian, PFA

23 Jun 2021

65% of 18+ in Bengaluru to get Covid jab by June-end

In Bengaluru at the special mela, 1.68 lakh people in BBMP limits and 2.17-2.18 lakh people in urban Bengaluru were vaccinated.

23 Jun 2021

Bengaluru cops collect Rs 10 lakh fine in three days for lockdown violations

Pertaining to the cases against vehicles, the police official explained that there are certain people who are moving around the city during lockdown hours.

20 Jun 2021

Citizen participation must for clean Bengaluru, says new chief

Kumar said citizen participation is needed at all levels to improve the city.

20 Jun 2021