Ranjani Madhavan

Karnataka Budget 22-23: Backward classes upset with allocation

CM Basavaraj Bommai said that each year, 24.01% of budgetary allocation is reserved for SC/STs as per norms.

05 Mar 2022

Pre-term baby undergoes heart surgery in Bengaluru

A premature infant weighing 1.18kg underwent open heart surgery — one with the lowest birthweight to do so in India — for a complex congenital heart disease in a hospital in Bengaluru. 

03 Mar 2022

Karnataka medical students return from Ukraine, but colleges not likely to accommodate them

We cannot admit more students unless a bill is passed in Parliament to allow the accommodation of additional students.

01 Mar 2022

Three kids get life-saving Rs 16-crore injections for free at Bengaluru hospital

The cost for treatment for rare diseases is high as it takes 8-10 years to develop a drug, explained Prasanna Shirol, founder of Bengaluru-based Organization for Rare Diseases India.

18 Jun 2021

Bengaluru citizens to break footpath to let trees breathe

On Sunday, citizens will take law into their own hands by breaking concrete footpaths that suffocate trees in Jeevanbheemanagar.

24 Mar 2018