Two persons who went on a drive in a luxury sedan during the lockdown in the wee hours of Saturday were injured after it crashed into a pillar under the railway underbrid
Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Saturday said the state government will double down for 100% compliance to the lockdown in the next 10 days, warning action against those
The Karnataka government on Saturday reported 16 new cases of coronavirus taking the total number of cases in the state to 144. The Health Department also confirmed one m
Bengaluru police arrested two people for selling liquor at high prices during the 21-day lockdown, where liquor sale has been banned. Sandeep Patil, Bengaluru Joint
The feud between Karnataka's Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar and Health Minister B Sriramulu has reached a stalemate with Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa appointin
(This story originally appeared in BangaloreMirror on April 4, 2020)
The lockdown has had its impact on Benglaurus burgeoning cybercrime, but not all tech-savvy criminals, especially banking fraudsters resorting to phishing and vishing, se
The Minister of State for AYUSH and Goa's Lok Sabha MP Shripad Naik courted controversy after his statement that Ayurvedic treatment cured Prince Charles, who has COVID-1
They dont follow the law or the system, they are enemies of humanity, U.P. Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Awasthi said in an official WhatsApp group quoting Ch
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Over 700 food camps in Karnataka supplied free meals to the poor every day last week, a huge effort to help struggling communities cope with loss of work and income in th
Around 10 faculty members and researchers of Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad came together to produce 500 face shields that adhere to the World Health Organizatio
The Bengaluru civic body, , Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike on Friday decided to shut down Russell Market till April 14 midnight as shopkeepers were not following the
With the last international traveller to have landed in Bengaluru set to complete 14 days of home quarantine on April 6, isolation for suspected Covid-19 cases will focus
A 75-year-old man from Karnatakas Bagalkote, who had tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday, died later that night. According to Bagalkote Deputy Commissioner K Rajendra,
An IPS officer disguised as a truck driver to monitor his subordinates posted at Covid-19 checkposts in and around Nelamangala taluk on Thursday night.
Braving the scorching sun, around 70 senior citizens from Kanmanike village, on the outskirts of Bengaluru, walked 4-5km to reach the Kumbalgodu post office on Friday mor
Seven people have been arrested in two different incidents for allegedly manhandling health workers conducting a coronavirus survey at a layout near Bangaluru and threate
After a 'disinfection tunnel' was set up in Tirupur district of Tamil Nadu, a similar tunnel was set up in Mysuru in Karnataka at the entrance of the Mysuru exhibition gr
The Karnataka State Animal Welfare Boards member Shivanand was shocked at the sight of dead animals, dogs and cats that were starved for days, and animals cooped up in 10
The Karnataka government has roped in block level officers, who are generally deployed for election duty, to be part of surveillance teams tracking secondary contacts of
While there is news worldwide some fake and some real that nature is reclaiming public spaces amidst the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic induced restrictions to vehicul
The 21-day nation-wide lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic seems to have a positive side to it. It is teaching some of the tech-challenged politicians in Ka
(This story originally appeared in BangaloreMirror on April 03, 2020)
Navya Murali, 12 and Nirva Murali, 10, sisters and students of Vidyashilp Academy, have chosen to keep themselves occupied during the lockdown. The siblings stitch masks
While most of the state machinery in Karnataka like in other places in the country is geared towards tackling the COVID-19 pandemic, some arid places in the state are hav
The lockdown has left many people in urban areas with no food, especially those who live a hand to mouth existence, as their incomes have dried up. While governments were
The Karnataka government has moved the Supreme Court challenging the Kerala High Court order directing the Central government to intervene and remove blockades erected on
Amid prevalent chaos and uncertainty over access to the essential services and commodities during the lockdown, we bring you the latest updates from Bengaluru.
She is among the thousands of community-based health workers who are now scared to step out to do their job.
The Karnataka government on Thursday indicated it may relax lockdown in phases after the 21-day shutdown period enforced by the central government across the country ends
Authorities had a hard time convincing 10 Indonesians and nine Kyrgyzstan nationals, who had attended the Tablighi Jamaat conference in New Delhi in February-March, to ge
While most of us have our waking hours split between working from home and Netflix these days, loco pilot Surendra Kumar Chauhan reports for eight-hour shifts like nothin
A 45-year-old alcoholic is battling for life in a private hospital after attempting suicide over the non-availability of liquor due to the Covid-19 lockdown.
Hundreds of tonnes of medicines, medical equipment, perishables and other essential goods fly in and out of airport over past week
We have identified 391 Tablighis in the state who went to Nizamuddin mosque in March. Of them, 91 from Bidar in the state's northern region were tested and 11 of them rep