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Coronavirus India5, Aug 2020, 3:52 PM
Bengaluru: As COVID-19 spreads, BBMP runs campaign to kill larvae before dengue bomb explodes
With rains comes reason for viruses like dengue to spread. The BBMP, in advance, has taken measures to contain the spread. Health officials have been given instructions to spray chemicals at low lying areas and drains where mosquitoes breed.
India5, Aug 2020, 3:29 PM
Coronavirus: Bengaluru COVID-19 mortality rate lowest among metros, says medical education minister
According to Sudhakar, Bengaluru recorded 115 virus deaths per million population, compared to Kolkata's 182, Ahmedabad's 223, Pune's 242, Chennai's 306 and Mumbai's 521.
India5, Aug 2020, 1:31 PM
Bengaluru: Sangh Parivar youths celebrate Ram Temple’s Bhoomi Pujan; burst crackers, distribute sweets
Youths belonging to the Sangh Parivar elated over Bhoomi Pujan for Ram Temple in Ayodhya today (August 5)
Crime5, Aug 2020, 11:06 AM
Bengaluru woman, 2 African men arrested during raids; fake currencies recovered
Bengaluru Police have arrested an Indian woman and two African nationals for possessing fake Indian currencies. Also, 27 foreign nationals were found staying in the city without passports and visas
Crime5, Aug 2020, 10:57 AM
West Bengal: BSF jawan shoots dead 2 colleagues in Raiganj
A shocking incident of a BSF jawan killing two of his colleagues has been reported from Raiganj in West Bengal. The victims were identified as Mahinder Singh Bhatti and Anuj Kumar. The BSF jawan has surrendered to police
India4, Aug 2020, 6:06 PM
Bengaluru: The Freethinking School starts ‘pay as you wish’ fee model
The ‘Freedom from Fees’ concept breaks key barriers of education and helps in educational inclusivity to the fullest
India4, Aug 2020, 3:27 PM
Coronavirus: CM is stable, leader of Opposition Siddaramaiah suffering from high fever, says Sriramulu
Karnataka health minister Sriramulu was speaking to reporters after holding a meeting with doctors of Manipal Hospital in Bengaluru. Both the political leaders are admitted at the hospital.
India4, Aug 2020, 3:10 PM
Water woes: Smelly water flows from taps in this Bengaluru locality
With the UFW projects in full swing and rains in the last few days, the residents of Annasandrapalya Rama Temple area have noticed coloured and smelly water flowing from their taps. They think it is the result of sewage getting mixed due to ongoing projects
Crime4, Aug 2020, 12:51 PM
Fake currency notes seized from African nationals in Bengaluru
A team of 120 CCB Police officers raided around 35 house of African nationals against illegal staying of foreigners
India4, Aug 2020, 10:24 AM
Karnataka government transfers 20 IPS officers in a major reshuffle
The state government on August 3 transferred 20 IPS officers, three days after Kamal Pant took over as Bengaluru City Police Commissioner
India3, Aug 2020, 8:24 PM
19 people on IISc Bengaluru campus test positive for COVID-19
19 people including students of the Indian Institute of Science campus Bengaluru have tested positive for the novel coronavirus
India3, Aug 2020, 7:55 PM
BJP demands withdrawal of lockdown in West Bengal on August 5 for celebration of Bhoomi Pujan in Ayodhya
Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh said the decision (August 5 for lockdown) reflects the ruling party's strategy to turn 'West Bengal into Bangladesh'.
Coronavirus India3, Aug 2020, 6:38 PM
Double trouble: This Karnataka village battles COVID-19, dengue; authorities stay away
Bengaluru: Due to the fear of COVID-19 infection, the authorities in Karnataka’s Kodagu district are turning a blind eye to dengue cases. And, both these diseases have no specific treatment. The villagers of Siddapura in Somwarpet taluk have alleged that the colony has 30 dengue cases but no one comes to treat them fearing COVID infection. As of now, the district has 400 COVID cases.
Due to incessant rains, water is everywhere in the hilly region and thus the rise in dengue cases. A person gets infected with dengue virus if he is bitten by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that usually breed in clean and stagnant water.
India3, Aug 2020, 5:02 PM
Warning! Remove dangerous cables before it proves costly: Bengaluru mayor to officials
In the backdrop of the Kolar incident in which an auto driver became victim of civic negligence and was thrown into the air by a wire, the Bengaluru Mayor has said he will direct officials concerned to ensure such cables are removed.