Karnataka News

Critically ill COVID-19 patient in Hubballi cured after plasma therapy, say doctors at KIMS

The doctors approached another patient from Hubballi who had suffered from COVID-19 and recovered about a month ago. The 63-year-old agreed to donate his blood.

published : 10 hours ago

Udupi sees biggest single-day COVID-19 spike with 230 new cases, district's tally nears 500 

Sources in the health department said Kundapur alone reported over 200 cases while the rest are from Udupi and Karkala taluk.

published : 11 hours ago

BSY hails Modi 2.0, hopeful of more funds for Karnataka

Says stringent lockdown curbed Covid spread; lists schemes, packages for State

published : 20 hours ago

No time for dissent in BJP: Yediyurappa

Yediyurappa said he was currently focused on containing the spread of Covid-19.

published : 20 hours ago

Mandarins at VTU: DyCM likely to seek report

Ashwath Narayan has decided to seek a report from VTU authorities in this regard.

published : 20 hours ago

Wife raises funds for ambulance driver’s rites by pledging mangalsutra

An ambulance driver’s wife in Gadag district had to pledge her mangalsutra to perform the last rites of her husband.

published : 20 hours ago

COVID-19 cases in Yadgir almost double that of Bengaluru

Sources said it has become difficult for the administration to manage a large number of people in institutional quarantine, so they were released even before test reports came in.

published : 20 hours ago

Reason to cheer! 110 patients discharged in Karnataka in one day

Just a day after the State saw its highest daily spike in cases, there was some good news — the number of daily discharges in Karnataka touched a high of 110.

published : 20 hours ago

Karnataka may weather the storm, monsoon by June 5

Just  a few days ago, Amphan hit the east, lashing West Bengal with ferocious rain.

published : 20 hours ago

PM Modi praises Karnataka for fighting Covid better

PM gives push for tele-medicine, warns mobs against attacking docs

published : 20 hours ago

KSRTC may restrict passengers from Maharashtra

Following the free movement guideline issued by the NHAI, other passengers coming  from other states will also have to home quarantine themselves for seven days, the corporation suggested. 

published : 20 hours ago

18.5 lakh in India didn’t get access to abortion facilities in lockdown

In some instances, where the pregnancy exceeded 20 weeks, the Karnataka High Court, gave relief during the lockdown.

published : 20 hours ago

Right stamp, but woman wrongly offloaded from Bengaluru-Belagavi train

The woman had returned to Bengaluru from Nagpur, and boarded a train to Belagavi, when authorities forcibly brought her back to Bengaluru, suspecting her of violating quarantine norms.

published : 20 hours ago

Swarm has 'diverted' to other states; need not be afraid of locust attack: Karnataka Minister

In the wake of locust attacks in many northern states, the Karnataka farmers were also worried, especially those from North Karnataka region such as Bidar and Kalaburagi.

published : 01 Jun 2020

PM Modi pitches for advances in telemedicine, condemns attacks on healthcare professionals

The PM also referred to the Make in India programme and said domestic manufacturers have supplied about 1 crore PPEs to COVID warriors and 1.25 crore N95 masks to all states

published : 01 Jun 2020