Karnataka News


Heavy rain brings highway woes to fore

Though Khanapur taluk comes under the same parliamentary constituency, Hegde has not made many attempt to get clearance from the Centre to complete the work.

published : 17 Jun 2021

Two held for stealing copper wires from railway tracks 

The thefts had been carried out on the tracks between Anegere and Hulkoti Railway stations, which fall on the route between Hosapete and Gadag, police said.  

published : 17 Jun 2021

Not just fires, technology will help detect change in Karnataka forest cover too

Karnataka forest department is not just using technology to detect and control forest fires, they are also using it to check modification in land use.

published : 17 Jun 2021

Arrange public transport for staff: Industries to govt

A majority of the workers depends on public transport to reach their place of work situated on the outskirts of cities.

published : 17 Jun 2021

Students want to get back to campus after Covid vaccination for better mental health: Survey

More than half the students received their first doze of Covid-19 vaccine and about half the respondents believed that vaccinated students should be given an opporutnity to return back to campus.

published : 16 Jun 2021

Congress says COVID deaths suppressed in Karnataka, demands relief as per NDM Act

The party said the govt, instead of giving Rs 4 lakh as mandated under the NDM Act, has decided to pay only Rs one lakh to BPL families which lost its earning member to Covid.

published : 16 Jun 2021

Karnataka BJP united, state govt doing good job under CM Yediyurappa: Arun Singh

Speculation has been rife for some time now that a section of the ruling BJP is trying to push for unseating Yediyurappa.

published : 16 Jun 2021

Karnataka's Kolar district to have four oxygen generating plants 

Speaking to The New Indian Express, Arvind Limbavali, Kolar district incharge minister said that all the four plants are being sponsored under CSR.

published : 16 Jun 2021

No CET scores for BSc admission: Govt

The State Government has dropped the idea of making the Common Entrance Test scores a criterion for admissions to BSc.

published : 16 Jun 2021

BSY hints at further easing of curbs as Covid positivity rate dips in Karnataka

The CM had earlier stated that more relaxations will be introduced if people follow Covid-appropriate behaviour and the case positivity rates drop further.

published : 16 Jun 2021

Flu shots can reduce Covid infection in children: Doctors

Since the symptoms of both diseases are similar, influenza vaccination can protect the young, they say

published : 16 Jun 2021

In run-up to Arun Singh’s visit, seers back BSY; MLAs prepare list of woes

The chronology of events is leading up to the much-anticipated Arun Singh’s visit to take stock of the situation in Karnataka.

published : 16 Jun 2021

Udupi daily wage labourer spends life savings for needy suffering amid lockdown

Though the 42-year-old daily-wage worker had little for himself, he didn’t flinch for a second when it came to spending his earnings and savings on the poor families in his neighbourhood. 

published : 16 Jun 2021

With his son on death bed, this Mysuru ambulance driver stayed course

Over the last one-and-a-half months, he had transported more than 100 Covid and non-Covid patients, including many critically ill, across the city.

published : 16 Jun 2021

Covid cases dip in Karnataka fourth day in a row

The mortality rate, however, remained steady at 1.19 per cent in Karnataka with 115 deaths taking the State’s toll to 33,148 fatalities. 

published : 16 Jun 2021