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Govt has taken ‘extreme care’ regarding reopening schools: Karnataka CM.

BENGALURU: With schools in Karnataka reopening from August 23, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Saturday said the government has taken “extreme care” to ensure classroom learning for students while protecting them from the Covid pandemic. “Preparations have been made for ...

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Kasargod: ISIS propagation – Two women from Kannur handed over to NIA

Kasargod, Aug 21: The two women arrested by a National Investigation Agency (NIA) team from Kannur on the allegation of canvassing for ISIS have been remanded to NIA custody for seven days. They were produced in the NIA court in New ...

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Planning a Trip to UAE? Etihad Announces Visa on Arrival for Passengers From 70 countries.

International Flights Update:  If you are planning to travel to UAE, note that the Abu-Dhabi based Etihad airways has recently updated Covid-related travel rules and announced to issue visas on arrival for passengers arriving from 70 countries including the US, China, ...

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United Arab Emirates bans IndiGo flights till August 24.

According to sources, the suspension came into effect from Tuesday for carrying passengers who had not undergone a rapid-PCR test at the departure airport IndiGo has been banned for operating flights to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a week. According ...

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Flying to Dubai? Air India to resume flight operations from today.

As Dubai eases travel curbs for passengers from India, Air India will resume its flight operations from UAE Thursday onwards, weeks after the nation had suspended incoming flights from India due to the surge in coronavirus cases, an official statement ...

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Mangaluru airport’s rapid rt-pcr test gets approval from UAE flights to Dubai from Wednesday.

MANGALURU 18 August 2021 : With the UAE Civil Aviation Authority giving nod of approval for the Speedy RT-PCR take a look at performed on the Mangaluru International Airport (MIA), expats can heave a sigh of aid as low price ...

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Udupi: Vistadome train extended upto Karwar

Kundapur/ Udupi, Aug 14: Southwest Railway authority informed that the Bengaluru-Karwar (06211/12), day time train, which was partially stopped due to Covid, will start commuting again with new vistadome coach. Konkan railway gave its agreement to this move. The pressure exerted ...

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Dubai to extend validity of expired residence visas

Dubai: In a timely relief to expats from stuck in India and other countries due to Covid-related travel restrictions, Dubai has extended the validity of all expired residence visas for a month till December 9 Indications are that as per ...

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Photos: Navodesk showroom opens in Dubai

Dubai-based Eastland group recently celebrated the opening of its latest business venture – Navodesk – a premium furniture brand. The company hopes to provide turnkey fit-out solutions and transform workspaces with its innovative products. Providing insights about the concept, Mohammed ...

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High court orders 16 Bengaluru mosques to submit affidavit on loud speakers

Bengaluru, Aug 11 (IANS): The Karnataka High Court has ordered the management of 16 mosques in Bengaluru to submit an affidavit in connection with sound pollution on Tuesday. The divisional bench headed by Chief Justice A.S. Oka and Justice Sanjay Gowda ...

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NIA searches in Karnataka in Bangladeshi human trafficking case

Bengaluru, Aug 8 (IANS): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has siezed documents and devices used for forging documents in a human trafficking case involving Bangladeshis. NIA had on Saturday conducted searches at two locations in Bengaluru City at the premises of ...

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Bad news for UAE pax: Rapid Covid testing facilities not ready at Mangaluru airport?

Dubai, Aug 5: UAE authorities have recently lifted the travel ban on six countries including India and allowed passengers from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Nigeria and Uganda from August 5 with some strict conditions. But UAE residents who are stuck ...

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29 ministers sworn into Basavaraj Bommai Cabinet at Raj Bhavan

Bengaluru, Aug 4 (IANS): Karnataka’s new government headed by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai took shape on Wednesday, when 29 ministers were sworn into the state Cabinet by Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot at Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru. The team is a mixture of ...

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UAE flights: New exemptions for stranded residents from India, Pakistan, 4 other countries

Dubai: 3 August 2021 (Khaleej Times) More UAE residents from six countries from where passenger entry is suspended can return to the emirates, authorities announced on Tuesday. Travellers who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and hold valid UAE residency permits ...

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