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Karnataka health minister urges medical students to take vaccine, find out why

Karnataka health minister urges medical students to take vaccine, find out why

"Medical students in the state should lead the anti-Covid vaccine drive as its ambassadors by getting vaccinated," said Sudhakar.  Though the vaccination drive was launched across the state on

Feb 11, 2021, 15:55 PM IST
VK Sasikala, who tested COVID-19 positive, is now asymptomatic: Hospital

VK Sasikala, who tested COVID-19 positive, is now asymptomatic: Hospital

"Sasikala Natarajan is asymptomatic. She`s conscious and alert. Her vital parameters are stable and her blood sugars under control. She is maintaining saturation without oxygen and is walking with

Jan 30, 2021, 18:15 PM IST
Schools for class 9 and 10, PUC students to start from February 1 in this state, read details

Schools for class 9 and 10, PUC students to start from February 1 in this state, read details

The decision was taken in consultation with the state Technical Advisory Committee for COVID-19, keeping in mind the health and educational future of the students. The Education Minister stated that

Jan 29, 2021, 14:09 PM IST
Row over naming of Belgaum region: We're all Indians, says Karnataka Deputy CM Ashwathnarayan after Uddhav Thackeray threatens to make it part of Maharashtra

Row over naming of Belgaum region: We're all Indians, says Karnataka Deputy CM Ashwathnarayan after Uddhav Thackeray threatens to make it part of Maharashtra

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray had said, "Despite the matter being in court, the Karnataka government deliberately changed the name of the disputed region to Belgaum. They made Belgaum the second

Jan 27, 2021, 19:41 PM IST
Ready to dismiss them from service: BS Yediyurappa on officials involved in FDA paper leak

Ready to dismiss them from service: BS Yediyurappa on officials involved in FDA paper leak

The exam conducted by the Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) was to take place today but ahead of it, the city police arrested six people with Rs 24 lakh in cash and the question papers. 

Jan 24, 2021, 15:22 PM IST
Karnataka Public Service Commission postpones FDA Exam as paper gets leaked

Karnataka Public Service Commission postpones FDA Exam as paper gets leaked

Karnataka Public service Commission has released a statement on Saturday (January 23) for cancellation of the First Division Assistant (FDA) examination which was held on Sunday (January 24). The

Jan 23, 2021, 22:10 PM IST
Karnataka political leaders blast Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray over his statement on border issue

Karnataka political leaders blast Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray over his statement on border issue

Thackeray said on Sunday his government is committed towards incorporating into the state the areas of Karnataka where Marathi-speaking people are in majority.

Jan 18, 2021, 23:47 PM IST
Karnataka health department employee dies after COVID-19 vaccine jab, officials say death not related

Karnataka health department employee dies after COVID-19 vaccine jab, officials say death not related

According to the Union Health Ministry, 580 cases of Adverse Event Following Immunization have been reported across the country so far.

Jan 18, 2021, 23:32 PM IST
BJP govt will complete term and return to power with absolute majority in Karnataka: Amit Shah

BJP govt will complete term and return to power with absolute majority in Karnataka: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said the government would not only complete its five-year term but return to power with an absolute majority.

Jan 17, 2021, 00:02 AM IST
CBI books Bengaluru based company for causing loss of Rs 200.38 crore to banks

CBI books Bengaluru based company for causing loss of Rs 200.38 crore to banks

Searches were also conducted at the residential and official premises of the accused at Bangalore 

Jan 13, 2021, 23:53 PM IST
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa meets Amit Shah, JP Nadda in Delhi, hints at cabinet expansion soon

Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa meets Amit Shah, JP Nadda in Delhi, hints at cabinet expansion soon

"There was a detailed discussion on cabinet expansion. You will get good news soon," Yediyurappa said.

Jan 11, 2021, 00:05 AM IST
Gold worth Rs 67 lakh seized from two passengers at Mangaluru airport

Gold worth Rs 67 lakh seized from two passengers at Mangaluru airport

Gold worth Rs 67 lakh has been seized from two passengers at the international airport here, an official of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) said on Wednesday (January 6).

Jan 06, 2021, 16:16 PM IST
Union Minister Sadananda Gowda hospitalised after collapsing due to low blood sugar

Union Minister Sadananda Gowda hospitalised after collapsing due to low blood sugar

67-year old Gowda is currently stable and is undergoing further tests at the hospital.

Jan 03, 2021, 18:37 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to dedicate Kochi-Mangaluru Natural Gas Pipeline to nation on January 5

PM Narendra Modi to dedicate Kochi-Mangaluru Natural Gas Pipeline to nation on January 5

The 450 km long pipeline has been built by GAIL (India) Ltd and has a transportation capacity of 12 Million Metric Standard Cubic Metres per day. 

Jan 03, 2021, 15:05 PM IST
Good news! Karnataka permits all shops, commercial establishments to remain open 24 hours all days a week

Good news! Karnataka permits all shops, commercial establishments to remain open 24 hours all days a week

The employer shall appoint additional staff in order to allow every employee to avail one day holiday in a week on a rotation basis.

Jan 02, 2021, 18:08 PM IST
Schools reopen after a gap of 9 months in this state, masks, washing hands frequently mandatory

Schools reopen after a gap of 9 months in this state, masks, washing hands frequently mandatory

As part of the government's instructions, classes for 10th and 12th standards began in schools across the southern state with limited hours and restricted number of students.

Jan 01, 2021, 14:54 PM IST
Karnataka Legislative Council deputy chairman SL Dharme Gowda found dead on rail track, police claims suicide

Karnataka Legislative Council deputy chairman SL Dharme Gowda found dead on rail track, police claims suicide

Karnataka Legislative Council Deputy Chairman S L Dharme Gowda was found dead on a rail track in Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka.

Dec 29, 2020, 20:37 PM IST
Bengaluru riots: NIA arrests 17 SDPI members in connection with August violence

Bengaluru riots: NIA arrests 17 SDPI members in connection with August violence

The case was originally registered by PS KG Halli on August 12 and was re-registered by NIA on September 21.

Dec 21, 2020, 21:38 PM IST
Massive chaos inside Karnataka Legislative Council, Deputy Chairman forcibly evicted from seat by Congress leaders

Massive chaos inside Karnataka Legislative Council, Deputy Chairman forcibly evicted from seat by Congress leaders

As the House met for the day, Gowda occupied the Chairman's seat, which angered the Congress MLCs who rushed to the chair demanding that he vacate it, following which BJP and JD(S) members came to

Dec 15, 2020, 14:23 PM IST
Thousands of iPhones looted, cars destroyed at Wistron's Kolar plant, company suffers loss of Rs 437 cr

Thousands of iPhones looted, cars destroyed at Wistron's Kolar plant, company suffers loss of Rs 437 cr

Accordin to the police, the employees, who were angered over salary issue, allegedly ransacked the building, damaged vehicles, set them on fire, damaged costly equipment including machines and

Dec 14, 2020, 15:28 PM IST