Karnataka News

Karnataka iPhone plant vandalised by employees; know the reason

Karnataka iPhone plant vandalised by employees; know the reason

Angered over the salary-related issue, the employees went on a rampage at the plant, destroying furniture and assembly units and even attempting to set fire to vehicles. 

Dec 12, 2020, 14:52 PM IST
Karnataka: Transport corporation employees strike enters third day

Karnataka: Transport corporation employees strike enters third day

Employees of the state-owned transport corporations continued their strike for the third consecutive day. KSRTC, BMTC corporations have suffered a loss of about Rs 6 crore in the last three days.

Dec 12, 2020, 14:20 PM IST
Karnataka bandh: Over 100 pro-Kannada activists detained; shutdown call gets lukewarm response

Karnataka bandh: Over 100 pro-Kannada activists detained; shutdown call gets lukewarm response

Auto rickshaws, cabs, public transport buses and metro services are available as of now, also hotels and provision stores were open.

Dec 05, 2020, 14:19 PM IST
Pro-Kannada activists call Karnataka bandh today; here's everything you need to know

Pro-Kannada activists call Karnataka bandh today; here's everything you need to know

Elaborate security arrangements have been made, including the deployment of additional police personnel across the state, especially in Bengaluru and other cities to prevent untoward incidents and

Dec 05, 2020, 07:26 AM IST
Karnataka local body poll 2020 dates out; elections to be held in 2 phases

Karnataka local body poll 2020 dates out; elections to be held in 2 phases

Terms of gram panchayats ended in June and elections to gram panchayats were to be held this year but had to be postponed due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. 

Nov 30, 2020, 12:53 PM IST
Karnataka CM's Political Secretary NR Santosh stable after a suicide attempt

Karnataka CM's Political Secretary NR Santosh stable after a suicide attempt

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa's political secretary and relative NR Santosh is stable after attempting suicide.

Nov 28, 2020, 15:50 PM IST
Unlock 5.0: All schools, pre-University colleges across Karnataka to remain closed until this date; check details here

Unlock 5.0: All schools, pre-University colleges across Karnataka to remain closed until this date; check details here

The next decision on reopening would be taken in the third week of December after the State technical advisory committee meets again.

Nov 23, 2020, 15:50 PM IST
Former Karnataka Home Minister Roshan Baig arrested by CBI in IMA Ponzi scam

Former Karnataka Home Minister Roshan Baig arrested by CBI in IMA Ponzi scam

The 7-time MLA from the Shivajinagar Assembly Constituency has been held in connection with Rs 4,000 crore IMA Ponzi scam case.

Nov 22, 2020, 20:52 PM IST
Crossed big hurdle in securing VK Sasikala’s release, says counsel after Bengaluru court accepts Rs 10 cr fine

Crossed big hurdle in securing VK Sasikala’s release, says counsel after Bengaluru court accepts Rs 10 cr fine

If all goes well for Sasikala, she could be released from prison by end of January 2021 or earlier. 

Nov 18, 2020, 23:37 PM IST
Bengaluru riots: NIA conducts searches at 43 locations including four offices of Social Democratic Party of India

Bengaluru riots: NIA conducts searches at 43 locations including four offices of Social Democratic Party of India

"During the searches, incriminating materials relating to SDPI/PFI as well as certain instruments for attacks like a sword, knife, iron rods etc were seized," said NIA.

Nov 18, 2020, 19:28 PM IST
Ex-Congress Mayor Sampath Raj, absconding for days, arrested in Bengaluru violence

Ex-Congress Mayor Sampath Raj, absconding for days, arrested in Bengaluru violence

Congress leader and former Bengaluru Mayor Sampath Raj has been arrested in connection with DJ Halli and KG Halli violence case, Central Crime Branch (CCB) Joint Commissioner Sandeep Patil said. 

Nov 17, 2020, 08:24 AM IST
Karnataka will ban the use of firecrackers during Diwali, says CM Yediyurappa

Karnataka will ban the use of firecrackers during Diwali, says CM Yediyurappa

The State Health Minister said that the use of firecrackers will increase pollution which will affect the health of those infected by coronavirus. 

Nov 06, 2020, 14:49 PM IST
Thief, who boarded train with Rs 1.3 cr stolen jewellery, arrested by cops who opted for flight to nab him

Thief, who boarded train with Rs 1.3 cr stolen jewellery, arrested by cops who opted for flight to nab him

According to reports, the accused, who originally hails from West Bengal's Burdwan, worked as a domestic help at a builder's house in Bengaluru, where he committed the crime.

Oct 20, 2020, 09:08 AM IST
Centre's high-level teams arrive in Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal to check surge in COVID-19 cases

Centre's high-level teams arrive in Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal to check surge in COVID-19 cases

The teams will support the State efforts towards strengthening COVID-19 containment, surveillance, testing, infection prevention and control measures.

Oct 17, 2020, 15:33 PM IST
Karnataka idol makers face loss as sales dip by half ahead of Dussehra

Karnataka idol makers face loss as sales dip by half ahead of Dussehra

Few days ahead of Durga Puja, the idol makers in Karnataka struggle to sell big idols of Goddess Durga as people decide to limit the celebration to their homes.

Oct 12, 2020, 10:55 AM IST
Speeding Ferrari car kills pedestrian in Hyderabad; driver arrested

Speeding Ferrari car kills pedestrian in Hyderabad; driver arrested

The deceased was a 50-years-old man who worked as a watchman at an under-construction building in Hyderabad's Madhapur. 

Oct 12, 2020, 07:34 AM IST
3-week holiday for Karnataka schools from October 12-30 as COVID-19 cases surge

3-week holiday for Karnataka schools from October 12-30 as COVID-19 cases surge

Karnataka has announced a three-week mid-term holiday for all types of school activities from October 12 to 30 due to reports of a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases among teachers. The order was

Oct 11, 2020, 16:57 PM IST
Karnataka 2nd PUC supplementary result 2020 declared at pue.kar.nic.in; 41.28 percent students clear exam

Karnataka 2nd PUC supplementary result 2020 declared at pue.kar.nic.in; 41.28 percent students clear exam

Karnataka 2nd PUC supplementary results are now available on karresults.nic.in. Nearly 2.12 lakh students took the Karnataka PUC supplementary examinations this year.

Oct 10, 2020, 07:08 AM IST
Rs 50 lakh recovered during CBI raids at 14 locations against Congress leader DK Shivakumar

Rs 50 lakh recovered during CBI raids at 14 locations against Congress leader DK Shivakumar

The CBI is carrying out searches at 14 locations in Karnataka, Delhi and Maharashtra in the case that pertains to amassing of disproportionate assets, officials said.

Oct 05, 2020, 11:33 AM IST
CBI raids Congress leader DK Shivakumar’s premises across India in alleged corruption case

CBI raids Congress leader DK Shivakumar’s premises across India in alleged corruption case

In a fresh trouble for senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday raided the premises of Karnataka Congress chief in connection with the alleged

Oct 05, 2020, 10:44 AM IST