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K'taka shutdown call by pro-Kannada activists fails to evoke much response

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

The statewide dawn to dusk shutdown, called by the pro-Kannada activists in Karnataka on Saturday, turned out to be a damp squib with no major impact on normal life across the state.

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India right in calling Chahal as concussion substitute: Kumble

Bangalore |Sunday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST

Yuzvendra Chahal replacing Ravindra Jadeja as a concussion substitute diring India's first T20 match against Australia was justified as a like-to-like replacement, and there is no issue in a spinner c

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K'taka mulls cancelling all celebrations between Dec 20 to Jan 2 fearing Covid resurgence

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST

Following the expected Covid -19 second wave scenario in month of January or February, Karnataka Health and family welfare minister K. Sudhakar on Friday said that the government is mulling over susp

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K'taka ex-minister Baig gets bail in IMA ponzi scam case

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST

A special CBI court in Bengaluru on Saturday granted conditional bail to former Karnataka Home Minister R Roshan Baig in the multi-crore I-Monetary Advisory (IMA) ponzi scam case.

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K'taka BJP leaders term GHMC polls as 'Spectacular Victory'

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 6:15:06 AM IST

After registering decent show in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation elections on Friday several Karnataka BJP leaders including Chief Minister, B. S Yediyurappa hailed it as "Spectacular Victory"

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Deve Gowda bats for free Covid vaccine to the poor

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 6:15:06 AM IST

Lauding the Union government's efforts to get the Covid vaccine rolled out early, former Prime Minister and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) supremo H.D. Deve Gowda on Friday said the vaccine should be given

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NDPS court permits B'luru police to carry hair test of accused

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 6:15:06 AM IST

The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) special court on Friday granted permission to the Bengaluru Central Crime Branch police to carry out a hair sample test of an accused involved in

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K'taka shutdown call gets lukewarm response

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST

A call for a statewide dawn-to-dusk shutdown given by pro-Kannada outfits received a poor response across Karnataka, though it was partly successful in Bengaluru, Belagavi, Chitradurga and Koppal dist

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Hold local body elections within 10 weeks: K'taka HC to poll panel

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST

The Karnataka High Court on Friday directed the State Election Commission (SEC) to declare elections to 198 wards of the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) as early as possible, within two-and-

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Karnataka logs 1,446 new Covid cases; 894 recover

Bengaluru |Friday, 2020 6:15:06 AM IST

Karnataka registered 1,446 new Covid cases while 894 recovered in a day, taking its Covid tally to 8,89,113, including 24,689 active cases on Wednesday, said the state health bulletin on Thursday.

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After backlash, K'taka minister backtracks on statement about farmer suicides

Bengaluru/Kodagu |Friday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

After receiving flak from the opposition, Karnataka agriculture minister, B. C. Patil on Thursday made a "U turn" by issuing a clarification that he has not termed "farmers as cowards" but stated tha

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Flipkart launches '2GUD Local' to digitise offline retailers

Bengaluru |Friday, 2020 9:45:06 PM IST

Flipkart's independent value-driven platform, 2GUD on Friday launched 2GUD Local to connect popular offline retailers scattered across the country with online shoppers.

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