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Sunday shutdown in Karnataka on Modi’s ‘Janata Curfew’ call

Sunday shutdown in Karnataka on Modi’s ‘Janata Curfew’ call

🕔14:50, 21.Mar 2020

Bengaluru, March 21  Karnataka is braced for a shutdown on Sunday following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s janata curfew (people’s curfew) call. Super markets, Indira canteens, shops, hotels, eateries, bakeries and others will remained closed. Bengaluru Metro has suspended operations on

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Karnataka to allow women to work in night shifts soon

Karnataka to allow women to work in night shifts soon

🕔13:09, 31.Dec 2019

Bengaluru, Dec 31  Karnataka is amending the law to allow women to work in night shifts in shops and commercial establishments across the state, an official said on Tuesday. “The state cabinet on Monday decided to introduce an amendment to

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440-MW of Nuclear power plants in TN, Karnataka soon

440-MW of Nuclear power plants in TN, Karnataka soon

🕔13:03, 25.Nov 2019

Chennai, Nov 25  A total of 440-megawatt (MW) of Nuclear Power generation is expected to begin in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka between November 27 and December 1 this year, as per Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO). The two units

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Centre to give flood-hit K’taka, Bihar Rs 1,813.75 cr more

Centre to give flood-hit K’taka, Bihar Rs 1,813.75 cr more

🕔07:17, 5.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 5  The Centre has approved additional financial assistance of Rs 1,813.75 crore to flood-hit Karnataka and Bihar, a Home Ministry statement said on Friday. The amount has been given from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF). Keeping

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Karnataka’s BJP Cabinet expanded with 17 ministers

Karnataka’s BJP Cabinet expanded with 17 ministers

🕔14:37, 20.Aug 2019

Bengaluru, Aug 20  Karnataka’s over three-week-old BJP ministry was expanded on Tuesday with the induction of 17 legislators, including one Independent, as Cabinet ministers at a simple ceremony here. “State Governor Vajubhai Vala administered the oath of office and secrecy

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Cafe Coffee Day founder Siddhartha reportedly goes missing in Karnataka

Cafe Coffee Day founder Siddhartha reportedly goes missing in Karnataka

🕔11:15, 30.Jul 2019

Bengaluru, July 30  Cafe Coffee Day retail chain outlets founder V.G. Siddhartha was found reportedly missing since late on Monday from near Mangaluru in Karnataka, police said on Tuesday. “A case of Siddhartha missing since Monday night has been filed

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Governor directs Kumaraswamy to prove majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m.

Governor directs Kumaraswamy to prove majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m.

🕔07:15, 19.Jul 2019

Bengaluru, July 19  In a day of high drama in the Karnataka Assembly and swift developments later, Governor Vajubhai Vala on Thursday directed Chief Minister H.D.A Kumaraswamy to prove majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m. “I require you to prove

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Third phase polling on Tuesday across 15 states

Third phase polling on Tuesday across 15 states

🕔18:56, 22.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 22  People in 15 states will vote on Tuesday in the third phase of Lok Sabha elections scheduled for Tuesday which will see a maximum of of 117 seats going to the polls in a single phase

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68% turnout in Karnataka, Mandya tops with 80%

68% turnout in Karnataka, Mandya tops with 80%

🕔06:41, 19.Apr 2019

Bengaluru, April 19  Karnataka saw almost 68 per cent voter turnout in the state’s 14 Lok Sabha seats which went to polls on Thursday. “The estimated voter turnout at the end of polling in 30,164 booths spanning 14 parliamentary seats

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Modi to visit Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, launch several projects

Modi to visit Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, launch several projects

🕔21:16, 5.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 5  Ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday visit Kalaburagi in Karnataka and Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu to launch various development projects. The projects encompass sectors like energy, health and

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Karnataka set for stormy budget session in Bengaluru

Karnataka set for stormy budget session in Bengaluru

🕔09:00, 5.Feb 2019

Bengaluru, Feb 5  Foiling an alleged opposition BJP’s bid to topple it recently, the ruling JD-S-Congress government in Karnataka is bracing up for a 10-day stormy budget session of the state legislature here from Wednesday. “The ruling allies are upbeat

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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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Voting underway for Karnataka by-polls

Voting underway for Karnataka by-polls

🕔10:10, 3.Nov 2018

Bengaluru, Nov 3 Voting was underway on Saturday for the by-election to three Lok Sabha and two Assembly seats in Karnataka, an Election Commission official said. “Voting began at 7 a.m. on a moderate pace amid tight security,” the official

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Karnataka takes lead in renewable energy, says IEEFA

Karnataka takes lead in renewable energy, says IEEFA

🕔12:24, 24.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 24  Karnataka is the new national leader in renewable energy generation, US-based Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) said on Tuesday. It has overtaken Tamil Nadu that had long been India’s top renewables market. With

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Kumaraswamy wins trust vote amid BJP walkout in Karnataka Assembly

Kumaraswamy wins trust vote amid BJP walkout in Karnataka Assembly

🕔07:44, 26.May 2018

Bengaluru, May 26  Putting an end to weeks of political turmoil in Karnataka, Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Friday won the confidence motion with a voice vote in the new Assembly, after opposition BJP members walked out ahead of the

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Income Tax sleuths seize cash, gold in poll-bound Karnataka

Income Tax sleuths seize cash, gold in poll-bound Karnataka

🕔19:38, 21.Apr 2018

Bengaluru, April 21  Income-Tax (I-T) sleuths seized Rs 4.13 crore in cash and 4.52 kg gold jewellery valued at Rs 1.32 crore during raids conducted over the last three weeks in poll-bound Karnataka, an official said on Saturday. “Of the

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Nine states account for 82% of e-way bills: Sushil Modi

Nine states account for 82% of e-way bills: Sushil Modi

🕔11:09, 18.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 18  Nine states, including Gujarat, Karnataka and Maharashtra, contribute around 82 per cent of all e-way bills being generated, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said on Tuesday. “The highest number of e-way bills have been generated

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Karnataka to provide healthcare to all soon

Karnataka to provide healthcare to all soon

🕔10:18, 17.Feb 2018

Bengaluru, Feb 17  In line with the ‘Modicare’ of the Central government, Karnataka too would provide healthcare to all people in the state soon, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Friday. “The universal health coverage scheme under the name ‘Arogya Karnataka

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6 states to tell SC they abide by Godavari water award

6 states to tell SC they abide by Godavari water award

🕔13:41, 15.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 15 The Supreme Court on Thursday asked Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Odisha, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh to file an affidavit stating they are bound by the 1980 Godavari River Water Tribunal Award in terms of the Interstate River Water

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President to flag off Gomateshwara fete in Karnataka

President to flag off Gomateshwara fete in Karnataka

🕔20:21, 6.Feb 2018

Shravanabelagola (Karnataka), Feb 6  President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday will flag off the celebrations to anoint the Gomateshwara statue in this Jain pilgrim town in Karnataka’s Hassan district, an official said on Tuesday. “The President will be flown in

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