Karnataka News

Five Karnataka districts announce full lockdown for four days

To be in force till May 24; people can buy essentials only on 3 days; exemptions given to farmers, dal mill workers

published : 44 minutes ago

Jury still out on plasma therapy in Karnataka

The Centre’s move to drop convalescent plasma therapy from the list of treatment procedures for the management of Covid- 19, has evoked mixed views among experts in Karnataka.

published : 51 minutes ago

Mysuru to share Covid Mitra model with PMO

After the video conference, Sindhuri said that the PMO sought details of the best and innovative practices adopted in the district.

published : 55 minutes ago

Karnataka ranks first in executing Ayushman Bharat

The Centre had set a target of upgrading 2,096 PHCs to HWCs.

published : 57 minutes ago

Take steps to check illegal sale of life-saving drug: Karnataka HC

The Karnataka High Court said that all steps need to be taken to eradicate black-marketing of life-saving drug Remedesivir, and also the sale of spurious or fake drugs.

published : 57 minutes ago

Mysuru farmers waiting for Kerala's Pinarayi govt to clear dues

With the Pinarayi Vijayanled government set to come to power in Kerala again, far away in Mysuru, a group of farmers are eagerly waiting for his government to take oath.

published : 59 minutes ago

Karnataka seeks more vaccines, oxygen in PM's meeting with district authorities

We have to pay a lot of attention to rural, remote regions in the second wave of COVID-19. If you think any reform is needed in policy, share feedback without any inhibition, the PM said.

published : 8 hours ago

COVID hits staff at Madikeri hospital, 3 nurses work double shifts to treat 57 dialysis patients

“A week ago, a COVID positive patient underwent dialysis treatment at the centre. This resulted in the spread of COVID-19 to the staff,” explained one of the nurses

published : 12 hours ago

Kolar police arrest six persons for selling Remdesivir in black market

The police found out that the accused were charging Rs 40000 for one vial of Remdesivir. 

published : 16 hours ago

24-year-old probationary sub-inspector dies of Covid-19 in Karnataka

Shamili, who was attached to Dakshina Kannada station died at a Kolar hospital where she was undergoing covid treatment. She was also 7-months pregnant because of which was not given the vaccine.

published : 16 hours ago

Minister Nirani favours extending lockdown

The minister said he had spoken with the health minister and home minister.

published : 21 hours ago

Declare teachers as Covid-19 warriors: Horatti

State Legislative Council Chairman Basavaraj Horatti on Monday expressed concerns over the deaths of teachers due to Covid-19.

published : 21 hours ago

Govt failed the people, say Siddaramaiah, DK Shivakumar

The BJP has failed to protect the interests of the people, Opposition Leader and former chief minister Siddaramaiah said here on Monday.

published : 21 hours ago

BSY to decide on relief for Chamarajanagar victims’ kin

Kumar said they have decided to step up RAT and RT-PCR tests to contain the spread of the virus.

published : 21 hours ago

Pull up your socks to stop Covid spread: Yediyurappa tells DCs

On eve of their interaction with PM, Chief Minister asks officials what will they show Modi regarding measures in Covid fight

published : 21 hours ago