JSW Steel covid- 19 cluster in Ballari grows to 244 positive cases

Bengaluru, June 19 -- The number of covid- 19 positive cases in JSW Steel Ltd's factory in mineral-rich Ballari district, in Karnataka, has now grown to 244 that makes it one of the biggest clusters i... Read More

Tone down nationalist rhetoric, reactionary language on China issue: Deve Gowda

Bengaluru, June 19 -- Former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Friday said that the Centre should tone down its nationalist rhetoric and not politicise the armed forces and stop baying for revenge aga... Read More

Six lakh students appear for pre-university English exam across Karnataka

BENGALURU, June 18 -- Nearly 6,00,000 students in their second year pre-university college are taking their English exam on Thursday across Karnataka. This is the first time that students would step ... Read More

Toyota suspends ops at Karnataka plant as two employees test positive for covid

Bengaluru, June 18 -- Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd has temporarily shut its plant in Bidadi, near Bengaluru, after two employees tested positive for covid-19. The employees last attended work on 7... Read More

BJP shortlists 4 candidates for Karnataka legislative council by polls

BENGALURU, June 18 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday approved four candidates for the legislative council bypolls in Karnataka - Prathap Simha Nayak, N.Nagaraju (M.T.B), R.Shankar, and S... Read More

12 covid-19 related fatalities in Karnataka, eight in Bengaluru

New Delhi, June 18 -- Karnataka confirmed 12 covid- 19 related deaths on Thursday, including eight in Bengaluru, marking the highest single day toll in the state. A total of 118 people have lost thei... Read More

Toyota plant near Bengaluru suspends ops as two employees test covid positive

BENGALURU, June 18 -- Two employees at the Toyota Kirloskar Motor India Ltd have tested positive for covid-19, forcing a temporary suspension of operations at its plant in Bidadi, near Bengaluru. The... Read More

Convene meeting with telcos to boost connectivity and enable work-from-anywhere: BSY

Bengaluru, June 17 -- Karnataka chief minister B.S.Yediyurappa on Wednesday said that the state will convene a meeting of all stakeholders related to telecommunications, to further improve infrastruct... Read More

Bengaluru to convert stadiums, exhibition centres into covid care facilities

BENGALURU, June 17 -- The Karnataka government will convert stadiums, exhibition centres and other such large spaces in the city into covid- 19 facilities to quarantine asymptomatic patients. Kanteer... Read More

Eight more covid-19 related casualties in Karnataka

Bengaluru, June 17 -- Karnataka reported eight more covid-19 related casualties on Wednesday, that takes the total number of casualties to 106 in the state so far. This includes five casualties from ... Read More