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Karnataka’s first vistadome coach chugs off from Mangaluru

MANGALURU:13 July,2021  Excitement was in the air, as people flocked to take pictures inside the vistadome coaches at the Mangaluru Junction railway station on Sunday. MP Nalin Kumar Kateel, Mayor Premanand Shetty, MLA D Vedavyas Kamath, Southern Railway, Palakkad division, ...

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Hours before swearing in, MP Shobha Karandlaje deletes all old tweets

Bengaluru, Jul 8: Newly sworn-in union minister of state for agriculture, Shobha Karandlaje, Karnataka’s one of the outspoken politician who does not mince words on issues – cow terrorism and love jihad – has reportedly deleted her Twitter time-line just hours ...

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Bengaluru: PU board decides to award grace marks, pass repeaters without exams

Bengaluru, Jul 4: With educational institutions still closed due to Covid, the government has decided to pass repeaters of second PUC without examinations, just like the freshers. The PU board will give grace marks to repeaters and pass them. Earlier, the ...

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No reopening of schools without vaccines for below 18: CM Yediyurappa

Bengaluru, Jun 22 (IANS): Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Tuesday said that no decision can be taken yet with regard to opening schools as those below 18 years cannot be vaccinated with clinical trials for this age group still on. ...

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SSLC exams: State issues fresh guidelines

The Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) has finalised the SSLC exam guidelines. As per the latest guidelines, a student scoring 90 to 100 marks will be declared as ‘A+’ grade, 80-89 as ‘A’, 60-79-’B’ and 35 to 59 as ...

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Dubai eases travel restrictions for passengers from India. Details here

New Delhi: 20 June 2021 (Agencies) Passengers travelling to Dubai from India are required to undergo a rapid PCR test four hours prior to departure. They must undergo another RT-PCR test on arrival in Dubai The Dubai government on Saturday ...

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Breaking: Karnataka Relaxes Lockdown in 16 Districts; Shops, Restaurants to Open Till 5 PM | Full List of Guidelines Here

Bengaluru: 19 June 2021 : The Karnataka government on Saturday announced further relaxation in the ongoing lockdown in the state and allowed the shops and hotels, clubs, restaurants to operate till 5 PM daily. Issuing unlock guidelines, Karnataka Chief Minister ...

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Times Now censured, two Kannada channels fined over Tablighi Jamaat coverage

On June 16 (Wednesday), the News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) censured English news channel Times Now and fined two Kannada channels — News 18 Kannada and Suvarna News — for their biased coverage of the coronavirus pandemic, in which ‘they ...

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Chief minister Yediyurappa announces Rs 1 lac ex-gratia for Covid victims’ families with BPL card

Bengaluru, Jun 14: The state government has taken a crucial decision of giving a compensation of Rs one lac each to the families of people, who were earning members of the family, and died of Covid. This scheme is limited only ...

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CM Yediyurappa directs completion of Shivamogga Airport by next June

Bengaluru, Jun 12: Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa has directed the engineers and officials to ensure that the work on the Shivamogga airport construction must be completed by next June. The Chief Minister, who is on a visit to his home ...

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Karnataka: After VHP’s protest, govt withdraws decision to pay Muslim clerics from Hindu temple funds

After the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) in Dakshina Kannada opposed the Karnataka government’s move to pay allowances as Covid relief to Imams of 41 Mosques and Madrasas from the funds of the Hindu religious endowment department, the state government has put its decision ...

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Karnataka HC permits release of 1.51 lakh vehicles seized for lockdown violations

In a partial relief to owners of around 1.51 lakh motor vehicles seized for violation of the recent lockdown norms across the State, the High Court of Karnataka on Tuesday permitted the jurisdictional police to release the vehicles by collecting ...

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Dubai: Family of doctors gets 10-year UAE Golden Visas

UAE resident Dr Ismail Kazia and his family are among the latest recipients of the coveted Golden Visa, thanks to his service in the field of medicine. Hailing from Bhatkal, a coastal town in the state of Karnataka, India, Dr ...

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Karnataka II PUC exam 2021 cancelled, SSLC exam to be held in July: Major change in SSLC exams

Bengaluru, Jun 4: The uncertainty over the SSLC and PUC examinations in Karnataka has finally been resolved. The State Government has cancelled the II year Pre-University Course (PUC) examinations. The Secondary Schools Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examinations will now be held in ...

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