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7-day mourning in Karnataka, holiday declared for schools, colleges, govt offices tomorrow

Bangalore | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

The Karnataka government announced a seven-day mourning of the state from August 16 to 22 following the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The government also declared holiday for s

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Southwest monsoon has been vigorous over Telangana, Kerala and active over Karnataka and Rayalaseema

Chennai | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

Following is the summary of observations recorded by the weather office here at 0830 hrs today. Rainfall occurred at most places over Kerala, Lakshadweep, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana an

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Karnataka government releases RS 200 crore for relief operations due to floods, rain havoc

Bengaluru | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

Karnataka Government on Thursday released Rs. 200 crore released to take up relief measures in rain affected districts such as Kodagu, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Hassan, Shivamogga, Chikkamagaluru and U

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Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala condoles demise of Mr Vajpayee

Bengaluru | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala today condoled the demise of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee saying that in his death the nation had lost a great visionary statesman and pious lea

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Karnataka governor, CM, Yeddyurappa mourn Vajpayee's death

Bengaluru |Thursday, 2018 10:15:05 PM IST

Karnataka Governor Vajubjai Vala, state Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy, BJP's state unit president B.S. Yeddyurappa and other leaders mourned the death of Atal Bihari Vajpayee in New Delhi on Thursda

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4 dead in Karnataka due to heavy rain

Bengaluru |Thursday, 2018 11:15:05 PM IST

Four people have died due to the heavy rain lashing the coastal and south interior districts of Karnataka over the past few days, an official said on Thursday.

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Life thrown out of gear in coastal and western ghat region of Karnataka

Bengaluru | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

Torrential rains in coastal and Western Ghat region of South Karnataka has thrown life out of gear in several districts with West flowing rivers, while downstream Cauvery huge tracts of land came u

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Karnataka releases Rare Photos of Mr Vajpayee's visits to the State

Bengaluru | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

The Karnataka Information and Public Relations department, paying a rich tribute to former Prime Minister A B Vajpayee has released rare photos taken during his visits to the State. The Photos from

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Army called in for rescue operations in Madikeri, rain havoc severe in Karnataka

Bengaluru | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

Army personnel have been sought to take up rescue operations as massive landslides near Madikeri in Kodagu district causing extensive damages and relief operations hampered by an unfavourable weather

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Karnataka to shift flood-hit people to safer places

Bengaluru |Thursday, 2018 6:45:12 PM IST

With heavy rains upto 25 cm lashing coastal and south interior districts of Karnataka, the state is working to shift people stranded in flood-hit regions, an official statement said on Thursday.

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Karnataka Governor opens Raj Bhavan to public in Bengaluru

Bengaluru |Thursday, 2018 10:15:05 PM IST

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai R. Vala on Thursday opened his official residence, Raj Bhavan, in the city centre for the public to visit the historic building.

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Special prayers held in Karnataka for the well being of Mr Vajpayee

Bengaluru | Thursday, Aug 16 2018 IST

Special prayers were offered at various templs in Karnataka for the well being of former Prime Minister A B Vajpayee who is under critical condition with life support system at AIIMS, Delhi. While BJ

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