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Coronavirus COVID-19: BS Yediyurappa asks citizens to make Janata Curfew a success

Coronavirus COVID-19: BS Yediyurappa asks citizens to make Janata Curfew a success

Earlier on March 19, PM Modi asked the nation to follow 'Janata Curfew' from 7 am-9 pm on March 22 to curb COVID-19 spread.

Mar 21, 2020, 15:23 PM IST
Two more positive Coronavirus cases reported from Karnataka, total cases now stand at 10

Two more positive Coronavirus cases reported from Karnataka, total cases now stand at 10

The two fresh cases include a 20- year-old woman with a travel history to the United Kingdom and a person who came into contact with the 76-year-old man from Kalburgi who died last week from the

Mar 17, 2020, 09:21 AM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: Hyderabad University suspends all academic activities until March 31

Coronavirus outbreak: Hyderabad University suspends all academic activities until March 31

The University also reiterated its earlier directive to all stakeholders who have a history of travel to Covid-19 affected areas to inform the same to Chief Medical Officer of the University so that

Mar 15, 2020, 22:37 PM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: Karnataka under shutdown for a week, restrictions imposed on marriage functions

Coronavirus outbreak: Karnataka under shutdown for a week, restrictions imposed on marriage functions

The total number of cases reported in Karnatak till now is 6 and the state reported first death due to coronavirus in India after a 76-year-old from Kalburgi died on March 13. 

Mar 15, 2020, 16:09 PM IST
Mysore Palace to remain closed for tourists till March 22 due to Coronavirus outbreak

Mysore Palace to remain closed for tourists till March 22 due to Coronavirus outbreak

The renowned Mysore Palace will remain closed for tourists for a week from March 15 to 22, in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, Mysore Palace committee said on Saturday.

Mar 15, 2020, 08:57 AM IST
RSS calls off annual meeting in Bengaluru amid Coronavirus outbreak

RSS calls off annual meeting in Bengaluru amid Coronavirus outbreak

The three-day ABPS meeting was scheduled to be held in Janaseva Vidya Kendra in Channanahalli in Bengaluru starting March 15. 

Mar 14, 2020, 10:11 AM IST
Breaking news: Karnataka bans public gathering, cancels leaves of health dept staff amid coronavirus outbreak

Breaking news: Karnataka bans public gathering, cancels leaves of health dept staff amid coronavirus outbreak

The government has also cancelled the leaves of all health staff due to coronavirus emergency. The order applies to all government hospital doctors, nurses, medical staff and contract workers across

Mar 13, 2020, 16:06 PM IST
Karnataka government declares holiday for KJG and UKG classes amid coronavirus fear

Karnataka government declares holiday for KJG and UKG classes amid coronavirus fear

Karnataka is not the first state to take such step after the coronavirus cases reached India. Earlier, the primary schools in the national capital and Jammu and Kashmir were also shut till March 31. 

Mar 09, 2020, 08:42 AM IST
South Western Railway launches new daily train between Bengaluru and Goa

South Western Railway launches new daily train between Bengaluru and Goa

Originating from Bengaluru, the Yeshwantpur-Karwar-Vasco Da Gama special express offers direct connectivity to Bengaluru, Udupi, Kundapur and Karwar.

Mar 07, 2020, 17:25 PM IST
Tirumala temple withdrew Rs 1,300 cr from Yes Bank in October

Tirumala temple withdrew Rs 1,300 cr from Yes Bank in October

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which manages the affairs of Tirumala temple, on Friday said the money was withdrawn in October and it had nothing to do with the crisis in the bank.

Mar 06, 2020, 19:55 PM IST
13 killed in collision of cars in Karnataka's Tumakuru

13 killed in collision of cars in Karnataka's Tumakuru

The mishap occurred when an SUV collided with a car that had crashed against a road divider at Amruthur near Kunigal in Tumakuru district.

Mar 06, 2020, 16:52 PM IST
12 killed in road accident on Bengaluru-Mangaluru national highway

12 killed in road accident on Bengaluru-Mangaluru national highway

12 people including a one-year-old boy were killed in a road accident in Byaladakere village on Bengaluru-Mangaluru national highway on Friday (March 6, 2020). The accident took place after the

Mar 06, 2020, 09:09 AM IST
Karnataka: CBI arrests six accussed in  BJP Zila Panchayat member Yogesh Gowda muder case

Karnataka: CBI arrests six accussed in BJP Zila Panchayat member Yogesh Gowda muder case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday (March 3, 2020) informed that it has arrested six accused in connection with Yogesh Gowda muder case on Sunday (Februray 29, 2020). The names of

Mar 03, 2020, 18:14 PM IST
Karnataka BJP MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal sparks row, calls freedom fighter HS Doreswamy 'Pakistan agent'

Karnataka BJP MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal sparks row, calls freedom fighter HS Doreswamy 'Pakistan agent'

Opposition parties thronged the well of the House, demanding that they be allowed to raise the matter and forcing repeated adjournments.

Mar 03, 2020, 09:07 AM IST
Pakistan Zindabad slogan: Court extends judicial custody of Amulya Leona till March 5

Pakistan Zindabad slogan: Court extends judicial custody of Amulya Leona till March 5

Amulya was sent to 14-day judicial custody for her actions in the presence of All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi.

Mar 01, 2020, 11:31 AM IST
Medical kiosks to open at Karnataka railway stations for quick check-ups

Medical kiosks to open at Karnataka railway stations for quick check-ups

Space for medical kiosks has been allotted at Dharwad, Belagavi, Vasco Da Gama, Ballari, and Hosapet railway stations.

Feb 29, 2020, 18:19 PM IST
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates HAL-developed Light Combat Helicopter production hangar

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates HAL-developed Light Combat Helicopter production hangar

The LCH comes equipped with two powerful engines, which are more compact as compared to the engines of other attack helicopters. There is a 3-wheeled landing gear to withstand the pressure of a crash

Feb 27, 2020, 23:22 PM IST
Fugitive don Ravi Pujari to be extradited to India soon; Karnataka police team in Senegal

Fugitive don Ravi Pujari to be extradited to India soon; Karnataka police team in Senegal

In a big win for Indian Intelligence agencies, fugitive gangster Ravi Pujari is likely to be extradited to India soon.

Feb 23, 2020, 09:46 AM IST
Former Karnataka Minister C Channigappa dies in Bengaluru

Former Karnataka Minister C Channigappa dies in Bengaluru

Channigappa was a three-time MLA from Koratagere. Earlier, he served as the Forest Minister of Karnataka.

Feb 21, 2020, 11:27 AM IST
Expel Anand Singh from Karnataka cabinet as forest minister: Siddaramaiah to CM Yediyurappa

Expel Anand Singh from Karnataka cabinet as forest minister: Siddaramaiah to CM Yediyurappa

This comes amid a number of cases, pending against Singh, including those under the Karnataka Forest Act.

Feb 17, 2020, 20:37 PM IST