Bengaluru News


Monsoon to arrive in Bengaluru by first week of June

An expert cited that under normal circumstances, after the monsoon touches the Kerala coast, it takes about 5-7 days to reach Bengaluru and can be expected by June 7.

published : 14 hours ago

With no PHCs even during pandemic, Electronics City a tech hub only for name?

Residents around township decry lack of medical facilities amid the pandemic

published : 14 May 2021

Team of 50 doctors from Mumbai to soon help BBMP in triaging

BBMP Chief Commissioner Gaurav Gupta clarified that people need not take appointments for triaging.

published : 14 May 2021

Bengaluru at peak, Covid surge in Karnataka districts later this month: Experts

Interestingly, Dr Manjunath CN, Director of Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, points out that it is too early to rejoice over the health department’s bulletin.

published : 14 May 2021

Bengaluru school teams up with hospital to launch free oxygen buses

Each patient will be able to use the oxygen for two hours and will also be given a free nasal cannula for the oxygen flow to be connected to the flow meter and regulator.

published : 14 May 2021

COVID-19 vaccination grinds to a halt at Bengaluru Railway Hospital and its centres

“BBMP officials have attributed the non-supply to a shortage and from the indications given to us, it looks like we will be able to resume only by Monday (May 17),” said a source

published : 13 May 2021

Residents welfare group to offer free car ride, ambulance service in Bengaluru amid pandemic

A popular ambulance service the group ran during the COVID outbreak last year to cater to its residents, which stopped two months ago owing to a dip in cases, will be revived again in a week's time

published : 13 May 2021

Kin of deceased Covid patient destroy equipment worth Rs 4 lakh

However, Chief Medical Superintendent Dr Meera Patil claimed that no untoward incident had taken place. 

published : 13 May 2021

No ID required at Indira Canteens to get free food: BBMP chief

Earlier, the commissioner visited Indira Canteens in the city to check the quality and process of distributing free food packets to the poor.

published : 13 May 2021

SHOCKING: Woman spends two days with dead bodies of mother, brother

Police rushed to the spot and found Harish’s partially decomposed near the window of the living room.

published : 13 May 2021

Come out with plan for third Covid wave: Karnataka HC tells govt

A special division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice Aravind Kumar issued this directive.

published : 13 May 2021

Ready for Covid Care Centres, but where’s staff? Hotels ask govt

Hotel association president P C Rao said that already, with the help of 13 hospitals, around 1,200 hotel bed have been kept ready.

published : 13 May 2021

Serving up safety

Restaurants and cafes are temporarily shutting shop, choosing to prioritise staff safety, or using resources to help any way they can

published : 13 May 2021

Covid call 

Theatre practitioner Abhishek Iyengar whose team has turned Covid volunteers, tells CE why plays and writing have taken a backseat for the moment

published : 13 May 2021

Changing with the times

Regular stores have embraced technology to offer customers a unique online shopping experience for Eid-ul-Fitr and Akshay Tritya

published : 13 May 2021