Namrata Sindwani

'One Health' initiative need of the hour for preventive healthcare: BBMP special commissioner

'There is a need to enhance the surveillance towards, zoonotic, environment and human related diseases (one health) and hence creating a sensitive environment and a climate proof Bengaluru'

19 Nov 2022

Hoteliers want discounts on commercial LPG to be restored

Murthy, a supervisor at Vidya Cafe in Bengaluru, said that their customers were complaining about high prices.

14 Nov 2022

Majestic Kempegowda bus stand halts service for two hrs, leaves passengers in lurch 

Another passenger, Vaibhav, who was travelling to Hindupur in Andhra Pradesh, also complained about waiting for too long.

13 Nov 2022

No plan to translate MBBS books into Kannada: Karnataka govt

FAIMA noted that the current Hindi translations had issues and standardisation of medical terms was their primary concern.

13 Nov 2022

Train and terminal to take Bengaluru to next level

PM flags off South India’s first Vande Bharat Express; Swanky Terminal-2 of Kempegowda International Airport inaugurated

12 Nov 2022

Rs 3,000 crore for roads, BBMP tells Karnataka HC

450 km of arterial & sub-arterial & 2,500 km of ward roads to be asphalted: Chief Engg

11 Nov 2022

Disabled denied entry at railway station in Bengaluru

Even as foundation representatives argued with the officials, they also had to take care of helpless disabled members. Only two of them had the ability to verbally express themselves.

09 Nov 2022

Higher footfall, sale make Krishi Mela a hit

Goutham Chand Gathiya, a farm owner from Mandya district, registered a sale of over one lakh, and was overwhelmed since it was his first time.

07 Nov 2022

Krishi Mela in Bengaluru: ‘Innovation in Agriculture’ gives farmers the edge 

Using drones for farm management, reducing salt content in soil, and solar energy usage have become popular

05 Nov 2022

Karnataka betters school performance index, placed 14th rank

The aim is to provide insights on school status, including critical areas of performance and gaps, in the system.

04 Nov 2022

60-plus? Check for prostate cancer 

The incidence and prevalence of cancer cases reportedly increased by 2,000 in urban Bengaluru in 2021, with prostate cancer being in the list of top five types in Karnataka.

03 Nov 2022

Just 3,673 pourakarmikas to be made permanent in Karnataka

The state government had agreed to employ pourakarmikas, currently working on contract basis, as permanent employees in the state cabinet meeting in September.

02 Nov 2022

Bengaluru: ‘School adoption drive unsuccessful’, says expert

Prof Doreswamy said the adoption drive was still relatively new, and will take time to show improvements.

02 Nov 2022

Highway hospitals unfit for treating trauma patients, says CAG report in Bengaluru

The report also noted that an efficient emergency response system in providing proper medical care would improve chances of survival.

02 Nov 2022

India in top 30 with highest Tuberculosis burden

India stands in the top 30 countries carrying the highest burden of tuberculosis (TB) cases across the world.

29 Oct 2022