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Karnataka honours seven Bengaluru unicorns

Karnataka honours seven Bengaluru unicorns

🕔12:32, 21.Nov 2019

Bengaluru, Nov 21  The Karnataka government on Wednesday honoured seven unicorns that were incubated in this tech hub over the years as the country’s startup capital. Instituted by the state’s Department of IT, Biotechnology and, Science and Technology, Bengaluru Impact

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Karnataka renews technology pact with Netherlands

Karnataka renews technology pact with Netherlands

🕔12:30, 19.Nov 2019

Bengaluru, Nov 19  Karnataka government on Monday renewed a 2016 agreement with the Netherlands for collaboration in the fields of health, cybersecurity, agri-tech and peace and justice. “Parties of today’s cooperation shall further grow our mutually beneficial relationship in the

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Yediyurappa to prove majority on July 29

Yediyurappa to prove majority on July 29

🕔07:52, 27.Jul 2019

Bengaluru, July 27  Karnataka’s new Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Friday said he would hold a floor test to prove his majority in the state Assembly on Monday (July 29). “At the cabinet meeting held soon after I took oath

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HDK loses trust vote, BJP to stake claim in Karnataka

HDK loses trust vote, BJP to stake claim in Karnataka

🕔20:30, 23.Jul 2019

Bengaluru, July 23 The head of the Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition, H.D. Kumaraswamy on Tuesday resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister an hour after losing the trust vote in the Assembly on the confidence motion he had moved on July 18 to

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Karnataka CM may have to prove majority on July 17 as crisis festers

Karnataka CM may have to prove majority on July 17 as crisis festers

🕔06:58, 10.Jul 2019

Bengaluru/New Delhi, July 10  The 13-month-old H.D. Kumaraswamy government, which remained on the edge, could be asked to prove its majority in the Assembly on July 17 by Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar who refused on Tuesday to accept resignations of

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Karnataka eyes farmlands to set up industries: CM

Karnataka eyes farmlands to set up industries: CM

🕔16:00, 24.Jan 2019

Bengaluru, Jan 24  To be a premier investment destination, the Karnataka government began identifying farmlands in rural areas to set up industrial units, Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy said on Thursday. “To make Karnataka a premier investment destination, our government has

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Karnataka to give funds for Bengaluru suburban train network

Karnataka to give funds for Bengaluru suburban train network

🕔08:04, 4.Jan 2019

Bengaluru, Jan 4  The Karnataka government on Thursday agreed to give its share of the Bengaluru suburban train project cost from the state budget for fiscal 2019-20, an official statement said. “The state government will clear the city’s suburban train

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Karnataka hosting trade fair to promote organics, millets

Karnataka hosting trade fair to promote organics, millets

🕔08:18, 6.Oct 2018

Bengaluru, Oct 6  The Karnataka government will hold an international trade fair on organics and millets on January 18-20, 2019 in Bengaluru to promote them in a big way, a state minister said on Friday. “The three-day fair will pitch

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Karnataka waives Rs 34,000 crore farm loans

Karnataka waives Rs 34,000 crore farm loans

🕔14:10, 5.Jul 2018

Bengaluru, July 5  The Karnataka government on Thursday waived farm loans up to Rs 34,000 crore, giving relief to lakhs of farmers across the state. “I propose to waive farm loans up to Rs 34,000 crore, with Rs 2 lakh

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Karnataka coalition ministry expanded with 25 cabinet ministers

Karnataka coalition ministry expanded with 25 cabinet ministers

🕔17:47, 6.Jun 2018

Bengaluru, June 6  The Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S)-Congress coalition government in Karnataka was expanded on Wednesday, with the induction of 25 legislators as cabinet ministers including 23 from the alliance partners and one BSP MLA and an Independent. Of the 23

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Karnataka to create ecosystem for using nanotechnology across verticals

Karnataka to create ecosystem for using nanotechnology across verticals

🕔10:09, 3.Nov 2017

Bengaluru, Nov 3 The Karnataka government would create an ecosystem for bringing all stakeholders to use nanotechnology across verticals, including engineering, medicine, energy, transport and communication, said renowned scientist C.N.R. Rao here on Thursday. “Our endeavour is to create an ecosystem

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Karnataka to gift laptops to 1.5 lakh ‘poor’ students

Karnataka to gift laptops to 1.5 lakh ‘poor’ students

🕔09:34, 20.Jul 2017

Bengaluru, July 20  The Karnataka government will gift laptops to 1.5 lakh students of ‘poor’ families joining colleges across the state this academic year, Law Minister T. B. Jaychandra said on Wednesday. “The state cabinet has approved to distribute laptops

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Karnataka unveils online platform to boost tourism

Karnataka unveils online platform to boost tourism

🕔10:26, 27.Sep 2016

Bengaluru, Sep 27  Karnataka on Monday launched ‘Prathama’ — an online platform to collect, collate and disseminate information on the tourism sector for attracting more tourists to the southern state.“Besides providing basic information, the platform will be used to plan

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Karnataka eyes Rs.1 lakh crore at investors’ meet

Karnataka eyes Rs.1 lakh crore at investors’ meet

🕔10:02, 24.Dec 2015

Bengaluru, Dec 24  The Karnataka government on Wednesday set a target of Rs.1 lakh crore in investments at the upcoming Global Investors’ Meet (GIM) to be held here from February 3-5, an official said on Wednesday.“In view of the overwhelming

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Karnataka clears Rs.2,050 crore worth of investments

Karnataka clears Rs.2,050 crore worth of investments

🕔13:00, 18.Jun 2015

Bengaluru, June 18  The Karnataka government on Wednesday cleared five investment proposals worth Rs.2,050 crore in diverse sectors with job creation potential for 3,532 people. “The five proposals were cleared by the state high-level clearance committee at a meeting here

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Karnataka to tackle Bengaluru infrastructure woes

Karnataka to tackle Bengaluru infrastructure woes

🕔11:25, 3.Feb 2015

Bengaluru, Feb 3  The Karnataka government is taking measures to tackle the various problems of Bengaluru, especially its infrastructure and waste disposal, Governor Vajubhai Vala said. “Under the Nagarothanna scheme, Rs.1,000 crore has been allocated to improve the infrastructure of

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Karnataka to develop infrastructure to boost tourism

Karnataka to develop infrastructure to boost tourism

🕔12:41, 25.Dec 2014

Bengaluru, Dec 25  The Karnataka government is setting up a special purpose vehicle (SPV) to develop infrastructure at tourist destinations across the state under the public-private partnership (PPP), a senior official said Wednesday. “The state cabinet Tuesday approved the proposal

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Karnataka clears 13 projects worth Rs.9,912 crore

Karnataka clears 13 projects worth Rs.9,912 crore

🕔10:16, 16.Oct 2014

Bangalore, Oct 16 The Karnataka government cleared 13 projects with a combined investment of Rs.9,912 crore and a potential to generate employment to 5,986 people in nine of the 30 districts across the state. “The state high level cabinet committee,

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Karnataka takes steps to curb use of river sand

Karnataka takes steps to curb use of river sand

🕔09:53, 7.Jun 2014

Bangalore, June 7  The Karnataka government decided to encourage increasing use of manufactured sand in construction activity to curb illegal sand mining across the state. “To conserve riverbed sand and protect the environment, we will educate the people to use

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