Karnataka News


Landslide: Talacauvery temple priest’s body retrived

After five days of the tragedy that struck Kodagu, Talacauvery temple priest Narayana Achar’s dead body was retrieved from the landslide site on Tuesday.

published : 12 Aug 2020

Fishing labourers entering Karnataka from other states to be quarantined in boats on arrival

They have to undergo 14-day of quarantine inside the fishing boats before they venture into the sea for fishing activities.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Karnataka to work towards bringing down COVID-19 death rate, enhance contact tracing, says minister

The COVID-19 death rate in the country is about 1.99 per cent, while in Karnataka it is 1.8 per cent, and in Bengaluru it is 1.7 per cent.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Excited petrol pump staffer fills diesel instead of petrol in actor Vijay Raghavendra's car

Later, the owner of the petrol pump intervened and sent the actor and his family to Bengaluru in another car. Vijay’s car was taken for repair and servicing.

published : 11 Aug 2020

BSNL to be privatised as 'traitor' staff are unwilling to work: BJP MP Ananthkumar Hegde

According to Hegde, more than 88,000 employees will be fired from the public sector unit (PSU), as the government will privatise the company.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Let's not equate Hindi with nationalism, says S M Krishna on Kanimozhi episode

Kanimozhi had said she was asked whether or not she was an Indian after she told a CISF official at the airport to speak in Tamil or English as she did not understand Hindi.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Activists urge tiger conservation body to stop highway widening by Goa on Karnataka border

Activist Giridhar Kulkarni said the forest areas in and around the proposed highway alignment are home to species like tiger, leopard, gaur, dhole and great Indian hornbill among others

published : 11 Aug 2020

Gujrat boy scores cent percent in Kannada, Hindi, and English in Karnataka SSLC exams

"My father runs a small business and we have become Kannadigas. Hence I chose Kannada instead of Hindi or Sanskrit," remarked Sarthak.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Guests astonished as bizman 'brings back' late wife for house-warming ceremony in Karnataka

Soon after construction of the house, Gupta left no stone unturned to ensure the presence of his late wife in the form of a statue.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Pulse check: Congress to launch Jana Dhwani

He termed the labour, land and APMC ordinances as anti-labour and anti-farmer.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Flood damage: Ministers moot long-term solutions

Ashoka, Bommai speak to PM Modi during video conference, seek relief

published : 11 Aug 2020

Karnataka pegs rain damage at Rs 4,000 crore

The state has sought a special package to overcome losses and damage caused due to floods since 2018 till the Covid crisis.

published : 11 Aug 2020

SWR proposes 10 pairs of long-distance trains

The green signal for the proposal, sent a few weeks ago, is still pending with the Railway Ministry.

published : 11 Aug 2020

BSY to remain in quarantine, will skip video conference with PM Modi

Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar to take part. The conference, to be held at 11 am, is likely to discuss the Covid-19 situation.

published : 11 Aug 2020

50 fake agencies may sour your foreign job dream

There are 16 registered foreign employment agencies in Karnataka, the names of which can be found at the emigrate.gov.in.

published : 11 Aug 2020