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Anti-conversion law: BJP in K’taka takes on Congress

Bengaluru, Dec 11 | Anti-conversion law: BJP in K'taka takes on Congress. The ruling BJP in Karnataka has launched a scathing attack on opposition...

Cabinet expansion initiative after consulting top leadership: K’taka CM

Hubballi (Karnataka), Dec 6 | Cabinet expansion initiative after consulting top leadership: K'taka CM. Any initiative on ministry expansion in Karnataka would be...

50 medical students in K’taka test Covid positive

Dharwad (Karnataka), Nov 25 | At a time when life is almost bouncing back to normalcy in Karnataka, as many as 50 students studying...

Heavy rainfall to lash K’taka for 2 more days, schools shut...

Bengaluru, Nov 19 | As heavy rainfall are predicted in Karnataka for 48 hours, the government has announced holidays for schools and colleges in...

National swimming: Dhinidhi, Nina set national records; Karnataka emerge champions

Bengaluru, Oct 23 | Two new national records and one narrow miss were the highlights on the final day of the 37th Sub Junior...

Karnataka’s notification banning online gaming leaves the gaming industry disappointed and...

New Delhi, Oct 6 | The Karnataka government's notification banning all skill games that involve entry fees, has left the industry confused and disappointed...

Dalit CM ‘challenge’ bothers Karnataka Congress

Bengaluru, Oct 5 | The Karnataka Congress unit which has been already badly hit by the cold war between Opposition leader Siddaramaiah and state...

Girls’ college in Karnataka sealed as 28 students test positive

Mandya (Karnataka), Sep 30 | A girls college in Karnataka's Mandya was sealed by the Health Department on Friday as 28 of its students...

Karnataka HC notice on 10-yr-old’s petition against compulsory Kannada

Bengaluru, Sep 24 | The Karnataka High Court has issued notice to the state government in connection with the petition filed by a 10-year-old...

Environmentalist attacked in Karnataka, two arrested

Chikkamagalur, Sep 1 | The Karnataka police have arrested two persons in connection with the attack on environmentalist D.V. Girish near Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary...

Minor girl gang raped in Karnataka

Belagavi, Aug 27 | As Karnataka still continues to be in shock over the Mysuru gang rape, another incident of gang rape of a...

Hectic lobbying delaying Karnataka cabinet portfolio allocation

Bengaluru, Aug 7 | Days after the swearing in ceremony of 29 ministers of Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai's cabinet, the process of portfolio...

Karnataka to enforce weekend curfew in districts bordering Kerala, Maha

Bengaluru, Aug 6 | Amid the rising Covid-19 cases in districts that share a border with Kerala and Maharashtra, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai...

‘Pervert’ Karnataka headmaster thrashed for sending lewd messages to nurse

Belagavi (Karnataka), Aug 6 | A video of a headmaster of a government school being thrashed for allegedly sending lewd messages and pictures to...

We will go ahead with Mekedatu project, says Karnataka CM

Bengaluru, Aug 5 | Reacting sharply to Tamil Nadu BJP state president K. Annamalai's protest against the proposed Mekedatu balancing reservoir project, Karnataka chief...

Basavaraj Bommai sworn-in as 30th Chief Minister of Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 28 | Basavaraj Bommai, a senior BJP leader was sworn-in as the 30th Chief Minister of Karnataka by Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot...

Karnataka CM Yediyurappa announces resignation

Bengaluru, July 26 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S.Yediyurappa announced his resignation on Monday while delivering a speech at a function to mark completion of...

From Atlanta to Tokyo, this Karnataka institute has sent 7 Olympians

By MK AshokaBangalore, July 19 | An institution in the small town of Moodbidri in Mangaluru district of Karnataka has earned the...

Karnataka to teach professional courses in Kannada from 2022-23

Bengaluru, July 19 | Giving prominence to the promotion of local language, professional courses, including engineering would be taught in Kannada from next academic...

Active Covid cases dip below 30K in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 19 | With the pandemic's second wave plateauing, active Covid cases in Karnataka dipped below 30,000, as only 1,708 new cases in...

New Covid cases dip below 2K in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 17 | With the pandemic's second wave curve flattening, new Covid cases dipped below 2,000 in a day, while deaths declined to...

Karnataka bans TV cameras in Vidhana Soudha corridors

Bengaluru, July 17 | Citing "security and discipline", the Karnataka government on Friday banned media persons from filming or photographing the corridors of Vidhana...

Delta variant threat looms large in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 16 | Amid the increase in the number of cases infected with the Delta variant in neighbouring Maharashtra and Kerala, 725 people...

Elephant dies of electrocution in Karnataka

Chamaajnagar (Karnataka), July 16 | A 40-year-old female elephant died of electrocution at Alathuru village, in Gundlupet taluk, Chamarajanagar district, on Thursday.According to the...

Covid deaths cross 36,000-mark in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 16 | Even as the pandemic's second wave has been waning over the days, Covid deaths crossed 36,000-mark in Karnataka, with 48...

23 firms to invest Rs 28K cr in Karnataka, create 15K...

Bengaluru, July 16 | Around 23 companies in diverse sectors spanning aerospace, defence, electric vehicles and data centres signed an agreement with...

Karnataka to convert 150 ITIs into technology hubs

Bengaluru, July 15 | Karnataka would convert 150 Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) across the state into technology hubs under the Udyoga (job creation) scheme...

Karnataka CM unveils e-bike taxi scheme in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, July 15 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Wednesday unveiled the state electric bike taxi scheme in this tech city for last-mile...

Karnataka logs 1,913 new Covid cases, 48 deaths

Bengaluru, July 14 | Maintaining its declining trend in the pandemic's second wave, Karnataka registered 1,913 new Covid cases in a day, while 48...

Karnataka bracing up to fight third Covid wave: Minister

Bengaluru, July 13 | Even as the Covid-19 pandemic's second wave abates, Karnataka is bracing up to fight a possible third wave of the...

Karnataka HC defers decision on Twitter MD’s plea

Bengaluru, July 13 | The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday deferred, to July 20, its judgment on the plea by Twitter India Managing Director...

Recoveries from Covid cross 28-lakh mark in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 13 | With 3,204 patients discharged, recoveries from Covid cross the 28-lakh mark across Karnataka, while 1,386 new cases were registered in...

New Covid cases dip below 2,000 in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 12 | For the first time in many weeks, new Covid cases dipped below 2,000 in a day, while deaths declined to...

Heavy rains lash Karnataka as monsoon revives

Bengaluru, July 11 | With the southwest monsoon reviving after a week-long break, moderate to heavy rains lashed Karnataka, disrupting normal life, an...

Karnataka administers 2.5-crore doses till day: Minister

Bengaluru, July 10 | By administering a record 2.5-crore doses till date since the vaccination drive was launched across the state on January 16,...

Karnataka issues guidelines to prevent Zika virus in state

Bengaluru, July 10 | Alarmed by cases of Zika virus in neighbouring Kerala, Karnataka on Friday issued guidelines to prevent the spread of the...

Karnataka to resume inter-state bus service to Kerala

Bengaluru, July 9 | The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) would resume inter-state bus service to Kerala from July 12 after suspending it...

Karnataka logs 2,530 new Covid cases, 62 deaths

Bengaluru, July 9 | With the pandemics second wave on the wane, only 2,530 new Covid cases were registered across Karnataka, while 62 patients...

Class 10 exams on July 19, 22 across Karnataka: Govt

Mysuru (Karnataka), July 6 | Karnataka Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar on Monday said that the state board's Class 10 (Secondary School Leaving Certificate...

Temples, mosques, churches open sans offerings in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 5 | After over two months gap, religious places -- temples, churches, gurudwaras and mosques were allowed to open for darshans (seeking...

Lockdown extended in Karnataka’s Covid-hit Kodagu district

Bengaluru, July 4 | Even as Karnataka readies to further unlock the economy by easing Covid restrictions in the state, including in Bengaluru, lockdown...

TN to urge Centre to resolve Karnataka’s Markandeya river dam

Chennai, July 3 | Tamil Nadu's Minister for Water Resources Duraimurugan on Saturday said the government will continue to urge the central government to...

New Covid cases dip below 3k in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 3 | With the pandemic's second wave on decline, new Covid cases dipped below 3,000 in Karnataka, while 88 succumbed to the...

Covid deaths cross 35,000 in Karnataka

Bengaluru, July 1 | Even as positive cases are declining by the day, deaths due to Covid-19 crossed 35,000 in Karnataka since the pandemic...

Karnataka makes written exams must for college principals, faculty

Bengaluru, June 30 | Karnataka has decided to recruit principals and faculty in state-run colleges through written exams and not interviews, Deputy Chief Minister...

Karnataka mulls to reopen temples in phased manner after July 5

Udupi (Karnataka), June 30 | Karnataka Hindu Religious Organisations and Endowments minister, Kota Srinivasa Poojary on Wednesday dropped hint that he was in discussions...

Karnataka to seek more vaccines from Centre to ramp up drive

Bengaluru, June 30 | Karnataka would seek more vaccines from the Centre to ramp up its drive to inoculate as many of its citizens...

Karnataka CM flags off ‘Kisan’ Rail service to Delhi

Bengaluru, June 30 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Tuesday flagged off a 'Kisan' Rail service to New Delhi, with 250-tonne...

Recoveries from Covid cross 27 lakh in Karnataka

Bengaluru, June 29 | As proof of the pandemic's second wave waning, recoveries from Covid crossed 27 lakh in Karnataka, while 93 died of...

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India, IRENA strengthen collaboration in renewable energy

New Delhi, Jan 17 | India has signed a strategic partnership agreement with International Renewable Energy Agency(IRENA) to further strengthen its collaboration with the...