Karnataka tourists shell out Rs 10K to cross Goa border

Karnataka tourists, who were taking taxis to Goa, were forced to pay Rs 10,262 fine and penalty per vehicle to get a special permit to cross the border.

17 Apr 2022

Rain delays start of Bengaluru Karaga

A tight security was in place, CCTVs were installed and BBMP health staff were deputed along the procession route.

17 Apr 2022

On Day 1, booster doses sold at higher prices

A resident of Jeevan Bhima Nagar, was happy to be the first person to take the Covid-19 booster dose. The drive began for those above 18 years across private hospitals in the state on Sunday.

11 Apr 2022

Parkinson's disease among youth on rise

The symptoms have also aggravated among those suffering from Parkinson’s since they were confined to home due to the pandemic.

10 Apr 2022

Child panel to file suo motu case in Bengaluru schools' bomb threat case

The Commission will also conduct a parallel probe over the creation of panic, anxiety and fear among children, she said.

10 Apr 2022

Anxiety grips Bengaluru schools after bomb scare, parents ferry kids home

Easy to trace mail, says minister; Could be a prank by student unprepared for exam  

09 Apr 2022

Booster dose available for 18+ age group from Sunday

Sources in the state health and family welfare department said they are yet to receive official communication on this.

09 Apr 2022

No cases of Covid variant XE detected in Karnataka

Anxiety among citizens after new strain reportedly found in Mumbai

09 Apr 2022

Bengaluru gears up for festival of harmony - Karaga - on April 16

Bengaluru is gearing up for a full-fledged Karaga festival, which is a symbol of communal harmony, this time after two years of muted celebrations because of the Covid pandemic.

08 Apr 2022

Hijab row didn’t hit SSLC exam turnout: BC Nagesh

Nagesh said a survey by the education department and Central government indicates that the quality of learning among schoolchildren had dropped during the Covid pandemic.

07 Apr 2022

Eating out in Bengaluru? Shell out 10% more

With the rise in prices of essential commodities, including LPG, cooking oil and others, Bengalureans will now have to shell out 10 per cent more for eating out at hotels.

05 Apr 2022