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Single-day record spikes: Karnataka sees 14,700 Covid-19 cases, Bengaluru hits 10,000

Karnataka and Bengaluru broke single-day cases record for the second consecutive day as the overall infections in the state breached the 11-lakh mark on Thursday, while the number of cases in April surpassed 1 lakh.

16 Apr 2021 9:24 am
Karnataka may see 13.5 lakh Covid-19 cases by end of April: US university

Mathematical projections by researchers from Michigan University, USA, suggest Karnataka may have a cumulative caseload of 13.5 lakh Covid-19 cases by April 30. The researchers, who have been working on mathematical models, say the figure is a conservative estimate. Karnataka has already reported nearly 10.5 lakh cases till date.

10 Apr 2021 12:56 pm
Bus strike in Karnataka from today, government rules out pay revision talks

Nearly four months after disrupting the public transport network for three days, thousands of Karnataka transport corporation employees will go on an indefinite strike from Wednesday seeking revision in pay. Shutting the door on negotiations, the government on Tuesday said it would strictly deal with the strike and ruled out implementing recommendations of the 6th Pay Commission.

7 Apr 2021 8:49 am
Moto Manipal students win national level prize for designing superbike

Students from Moto Manipal, the official electric superbike team of Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), have come first in the National Online E-Bike Design Competition, Season-2, organised by the Fraternity of Mechanical and Automotive Engineers (FMAE).

5 Apr 2021 6:00 pm
Fire breaks out at dumping site in Mangaluru's Pachchanady

A massive fire broke out at a dumping site in Mangaluru's Pachchanady area on Sunday late at night.

5 Apr 2021 10:00 am
Fresh Covid curbs in Bengaluru, Mysuru, 6 other districts till April 20

In the wake of Covid-19 cases rising sharply again, the Karnataka government on Friday notified a new set of restrictions to curb the spread of infection. These include suspension of offline classes for higher education and professional courses, closure of gyms and swimming pools, 50% seating in cinema halls in eight districts and restricted seating in pubs and restaurants.

3 Apr 2021 10:17 am
Mangaluru moral policing: Four Bajrang Dal men held for stabbing youth

A 23-year-old man was beaten and stabbed by a vigilante group in the coastal city, for travelling on an overnight bus to Bengaluru with a woman from another community. The woman, who tried to protect her former classmate and friend, was also thrashed.

3 Apr 2021 10:00 am
Muslim man from Kerala builds, prays at Hindu shrine

A 65-year-old man from Kerala built a shrine for demigod Koragajja and has been offering daily and special poojas for 19 years now, sending a strong message of communal harmony in Dakshina Kannada district.

3 Apr 2021 10:00 am
Karnataka: Man assaulted for travelling with woman of different religion in Mangaluru

A 23-year-old man was allegedly assaulted for travelling on a bus with a woman from another religion. Mangaluru Police has detained around eight people involved in the crime. Those detained are suspected to belong to a Saffron fringe outfit.

2 Apr 2021 10:36 pm