Karnataka Government

Irked by Karnataka government's delay, 62-year-old Syed Issaq starts rebuilding library on his own

On April 9, Syed Issaq, a popular face among the residents of Rajiv Nagar and Shanti Nagar in Mysuru, was in shock when his old library, consisting of over 11,000 books, was reduced to ashes.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Omicron threat: Karnataka CM to fly to Delhi to discuss Covid booster dose for frontline workers

The issue of vaccinating health and frontline workers has come foreword after the new variant of Covid-19 'Omicron' is making headlines.

published on : 1st December 2021

COVID effect: Karnataka government tells educational institutions to postpone all events

The State Government has directed that all social and cultural events at educational institutions should be postponed for the next two months. 

published on : 29th November 2021

Covid 'Omicron' fears: Karnataka government asks Centre to ban passengers from South Africa, Hong Kong, Botswana

Karnataka CM Bommai said that an increase in Covid cases is being noticed among the paramedical staff and students who arrived from Kerala.

published on : 28th November 2021

Karnataka government partners with Sattva Consulting for CSR initiatives

The Karnataka government, through the Department of Planning, Programme Monitoring & Statistics, signed an MoU with the company.

published on : 10th November 2021

Karnataka government mandates COVID test on arrival for travellers from nine risk countries

A circular which comes into effect from October 25th onwards says that the passengers from these countries will have to be on home quarantine for seven days and undergo COVID testing on Day 8.

published on : 26th October 2021

Lesser known tourism spots to be popularied, water sports in Cauvery to be improved

The Karnataka tourism department is keen to poularise it on the lines of Hoganekal falls and even to share its tourism footfall among other places.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Karnataka Lorry owners threaten strike from Oct 24 if CM fails to reduce fuel tax

Lorry owners have threatened to go on an indefinite strike from October 24 if Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai does not intervene to reduce the price of diesel.

published on : 18th October 2021

Karnataka government to decide on easing Covid curbs after consulting experts

After obtaining everyone's approval, an appropriate decision will be taken, Karnataka chief minister Bommai said.

published on : 16th October 2021

Must work together to increase green cover in Karnataka, says forest minister Katti

Speaking at the inauguration of the 67th Wildlife Week, Karnataka Forest Minister Umesh Vishwanath Katti said 'tree cover will be enhanced in private areas by encouraging and incentivizing farmers.'

published on : 2nd October 2021

Karnataka government enhances ex-gratia to families of those who died of Covid-19

To claim compensation under Karnataka’s Sandhya Suraksha Scheme, the victim should have been an earning member of the family and above 18 years of age.

published on : 28th September 2021

Sugar Commission office to be operational in Belagavi from October 3, says CM Bommai

The office of the sugar commissioner has already been ordered to relocate to Belagavi and it will start functioning from October 3, said chief minister Basavaraj Bommai.

published on : 26th September 2021

Price rise is 'continuous', announce special package for distressed: Ex-Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy

Kumaraswamy urged the government to announce a special financial package and come to the rescue of poor and weaker sections.

published on : 16th September 2021

5,000 teachers to be recruited, announces Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai

Basavaraj Bommai appreciated the ‘Namma Shale, Nanna Koduge’ (My school, my contribution) app for helping donors contribute to the development of government schools.

published on : 6th September 2021

Mission smart students: Private e-learning programme gives Karnataka government schools an edge during pandemic

The beneficiaries are aged up to 18 years. Scholarships are given to the top one percent from the economically weaker sections to study till their post-graduation.

published on : 5th September 2021
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