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Bharat Bandh: Buses, autos to stay off roads in Bengaluru, key services to be hit across Karnataka

KSRTC and BMTC buses and private autorickshaws will not ply on Tuesday.

Jan 08, 2019, 07:01 AM IST

Trade unions on 48-hour 'Bharat Bandh', key services likely to take big hit

The decision to organise a two-day general strike from January 8 was taken in the National Convention of Workers held on September 28, 2018.

Jan 07, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

Trade Unions' strike from Jan 8-9: Buses, autos to stay off roads in Bengaluru, banking services to be hit

The two-day strike has been called by ten major trade unions in protest against the Centre's alleged anti-labour policies.

Jan 07, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Shocker: Man dies on bus, conductor leaves body on the side of the highway

Man waits with friend's corpse by the highway for a passing ambulance.

Jan 11, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

Jayalalithaa health condition: Amma critical, Karnataka suspends KSRTC bus services to Tamil Nadu after stone pelting incident

As Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa remains critical after she suffered cardiac arrest on Sunday, the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) on Monday temporarily stopped the bus services to Tamil Nadu.

Dec 05, 2016, 10:04 AM IST

12 coaches of Thiruvananthapuram-Mangalore train derail in Kerala

At least twelve coaches of Thiruvananthapuram-Mangalore Express were derailed in the wee hours of Sunday near Karukutty station, Southern Railway said.

Aug 28, 2016, 09:18 AM IST

Oommen Chandy takes bus passengers by surprise as he turns out to be one

Having lost Kerala's chief ministership in the May elections, Oommen Chandy seems to be enjoying life's small pleasures, like taking a 75 km bus ride from Kollam to the state capital.

Jul 29, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

Abhibus bags KSRTC’s AWATAR project, an online bus ticket booking portal has been awarded with Any Time Any Where Advance Reservation (AWATAR) project by the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC).


Jul 20, 2016, 12:00 PM IST

KSRTC official suspended for airing grievances in public event

 A senior Kerala Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) official was suspended today for allegedly raising problems of the debt-ridden entity at a public function attended by state Finance Minister K M Mani.

Jun 05, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Kerala: 12-year-old takes Rs one lakh to buy laptop, leaves home

Angered over his father's refusal to buy him a laptop, a 12-year-old boy from Kondotty in Kozhikode district in north Kerala broke open the family safe and left home with Rs one lakh to buy a portable personal computer he had so much desired.

Jun 02, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

CPI(M) MLA apologises for insensitive remark on disabled

A senior CPI(M) MLA has tendered an apology for his remarks against differently-abled persons, which triggered a massive row across the state.

Apr 25, 2015, 14:00 PM IST

Hartal paralyses normal life in Thrissur dist

The dawn-to-dusk 12-hour hartal called by CPI(M) in Thrissur in protest against the murder of a party worker here paralysed normal life across the district on Monday.

Mar 02, 2015, 13:01 PM IST

LDF stages walkout in Kerala Assembly over KSRTC crisis

The Opposition on Monday staged a walkout in the Kerala Assembly accusing the state government of failing to tackle the crisis gripping the Kerala Road Transport Corporation.

Dec 08, 2014, 13:34 PM IST

Man jailed for shouting slogans in Kerala Assembly

 A man was on Wednesday arrested and sent to jail for a day for shouting slogans from the visitors' gallery of the Kerala Assembly.

Dec 03, 2014, 17:27 PM IST

Legal dispute brewing over 'KSRTC' monogram between Kerala, Karnataka

A legal dispute is on the cards between Kerala and Karnataka over use of the monogram 'KSRTC' in respect of state transport corporations run by the two governments.

Nov 29, 2014, 17:32 PM IST

Kerala suspends buses to Tamil Nadu fearing protests

The Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has decided to suspend all its services to Tamil Nadu by terminating these close to the border.

Sep 27, 2014, 16:08 PM IST

Scheme to revive KSRTC: Minister

Kerala Government has initiated steps to revive the state transport corpporation KSRTC, which is facing a financial crisis.

Jul 22, 2014, 19:24 PM IST

Hartal to demand early clearance of financial package for FACT

Private buses were off the roads and shops and commercial establishments remained shut in Ernakulam district Monday in support of the 12 hour hartal called by the `Save FACT Action committee`, demanding early clearance of the Rs 991 crore fianancial revival package for the ailing Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore (FACT).

May 12, 2014, 13:19 PM IST

Govt to take stock of SC order on diesel subsidy: Chandy

KSRTC has to pay Rs 17.43 more per litre of diesel from today for four lakh litres it needs daily.

Sep 17, 2013, 15:35 PM IST

Bus strike hits mobility of people in Kerala

An indefinite strike launched by private bus workers since midnight demanding wage hike has hit the mobility of people across Kerala.

Jan 07, 2013, 12:04 PM IST