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Complex cancer surgeries performed by Kasturba Hospital Doctors

 The first center to perform this  type of surgeries  in this region Manipal, 2nd January 2021: Department of Surgical Oncology at Kasturba Medical College and Hospital, Manipal has been performing complex cancer surgeries, which are performed only in few reputed ...

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Congress leader C M Ibrahim hails cow slaughter ban, urges Muslims to shun beef

Hubballi, Dec 20 (IANS): Even as the Karnataka Congress is strongly opposing the proposed Bill to ban cow slaughter across the state, senior Congress leader, C.M. Ibrahim on Saturday welcomed the ruling BJP’s decision to ban cow slaughter in the state. ...

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Bengaluru: Educationists, organisation representatives seek school opening by December 15

Bengaluru, Dec 9: Educationists and representatives of various organisations have written to state education minister S Suresh Kumar, urging him to reopen classes right from pre-primary to second PU before December 15. They said that if the classes begin by December ...

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Fishing boat capsizes ; 6 fishermen missing

Mangaluru, Dec 01, 2020:    A fishing boat  which had set sail for deep sea fishing from the Mangaluru fisheries port on November 30 and was returning, has  capsized several nautical miles off the coast of Ullal on December 1, Tuesday morning. ...

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COVID-19: Karnataka ministers, legislators to take 30% pay cut for a year

Bengaluru: Ministers and Members of Legislature in Karnataka will take a 30 per cent cut each in their salaries and allowances to fund the fight against coronavirus in the state, for a year. An ordinance to reduce the salaries of ...

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Excise officials seize over 5k litres of illegally stored liquor during raids

Bengaluru: Excise officials have confiscated over 5000 litres of liquor during raids conducted between March 27 to April 5 at various places. Though liquor stores are shut due to the nation-wide lockdown, black marketers had hoarded alcohol stock at petty ...

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Karnataka HC fines psychiatrist for filing PIL to open liquor shops

Bengaluru: The Karnataka High court has directed a psychiatrist, Dr. Vinod G Kulkarni, to donate Rs 10,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund for filing a PIL, seeking directions to the state to open wine shops during the lockdown period. A ...

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Possibility of ending lockdown on April 14 looks unlikely: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday Apri 8 hinted that the lockdown might not end on April 14 amid rising number of coronavirus cases in the country. At an interactive meet held by Modi with floor leaders of ...

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12 new positive COVID-19 cases reported in Karnataka, tally rises to 175, 25 discharged so far

Bengaluru: Twelve new positive coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Karnataka, taking the total number of affected in the state to 175, the Health department said on Tuesday. Of the 175 positive cases, 25 have been discharged, it said. “Twelve ...

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Lockdown Effect: Elderly person in Karnataka dies of starvation

Belagavi: Beggars, refugees and the poor have been suffering ever since the announcement of country-wide lockdown due to the spread of Coronavirus. An elderly man on Sunday was found dead inside a KSRTC Bus Stand at Athani town here. It ...

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Covid-19 hotspot: #FreeKasargodFromKL trends on Twitter

Mangaluru: Since Tuesday, March 31 #MakeUTOfKasargod #FreeKasargodFromKL has started trending. It is alleged that certain residents of the district, fed up by Kerala government’s inaction in preventing the spread of COVID-19, have started this new movement. Various accounts and pages too ...

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Infosys Foundation partners Narayana Health City to open quarantine facility for COVID-19 patients

Bengaluru: Infosys Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Infosys, on Wednesday said it has partnered Narayana Health to open a 100-room quarantine facility for COVID-19 patients in the vicinity of Narayana Health City in Bengaluru. The facility, aimed at serving patients ...

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COVID-19 lockdown: State govt postpones second PU exam

Bengaluru: The Karnataka Education Minister Suresh Kumar on Sunday, March 22 informed that the 2PU exam which was scheduled to take place on Monday, March 23 has been postponed. The move comes after a lockdown was announced in nine districts of ...

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COVID-19: BSY announces free ration for all for 2 months

Bengaluru: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Sunday informed that the government will be giving free ration to all in one go for the next two months as the number of positive cases in the state reached 20. Addressing media persons he ...

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