Due to Sunday's heavy downpour, the central government-sponsored, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), its authorities and students witnessed the loss of equipment, their years of research and genetic samples been marooned. Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai who is on Bengaluru rounds to take stock of the flood situation has promised help to the institution.
Top Stories Nov 23, 2021, 5:39 PM IST
Following heavy rains that marooned Bengaluru's Yelahanka Zone area on Sunday midnight and Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah had dialed Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai and sought details about the rain-related damages in Bengaluru and state.
Top Stories Nov 23, 2021, 5:37 PM IST
With motorists complaining about bad roads in Karnataka and especially in Bengaluru which also has reported pothole-related deaths, a seven-year-old girl has offered to give her pocket money to CM Bommai to fix roads. The girl is from Tumakuru, some 80 kms from Bengaluru and her mother shot a video of the girl appealing to CM Bommai to fix roads. The video has gone viral.
Top Stories Oct 25, 2021, 6:07 PM IST
Hindu Mahasabha leader Dharmendra from Karnataka landed in controversy after he allegedly issued life threats to CM Bommai. The leader, while addressing the media to protest against temple demolition in Mysuru, issued a serious warning to CM Bommai and Minister Shashikala Jolle. A case has been registered in Bengaluru in this regard and Dharmendra has been arrested.
India News Sep 19, 2021, 7:25 PM IST
As a result, the state government has set up a 'Vathsalya' scheme in Udupi and Haveri districts to completely monitor children.
Top Stories Aug 13, 2021, 3:39 PM IST
Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar and Karnataka CM Sharad Pawar held a meeting yesterday on the water sharing from Mahadayi and others that originate in the Maharashtra-Karnataka border. Both the leaders pitched for mutual understanding on the issue.
India News Aug 7, 2021, 4:03 PM IST
There are certain conditions for opening schools, as per which classes are going to be held in batches on alternate days and details are going to be given within the order, Karnataka CM Bommai said.
Top Stories Aug 6, 2021, 5:00 PM IST
Tamil Nadu has been opposing the Mekedatu project for political gain. The project was proposed by the Karnataka government for providing drinking water to residents of Bengaluru and surrounding districts, power generation and not for increasing irrigation area, Bommai told media.
Top Stories Aug 5, 2021, 2:19 PM IST
The highly anticipated Basavaraj Bommai Cabinet will have 29 ministers. Interestingly, the much-debated deputy CM post will not be there in Bommai's Cabinet and BS Yediyurappa's son BY Vijayendra name does not feature in the list.
Top Stories Aug 4, 2021, 12:23 PM IST
The highly anticipated Cabinet expansion under CM Basavaraj Bommai will take place today at 2:15 pm. The CM informed reporters that by 11 or 11.30 am, the official list will be sent by high command. The CM was told by central leaders that they will give a nod for the oath-taking of new ministers by the first half of the day. Eight lawmakers have received a call from the CM so far.
Top Stories Aug 4, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
With mounting pressure from legislators for Cabinet expansion and inclusion in the team, Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai arrived in Delhi and met BJP General Secretary BL Santosh. Bommai, who will be meeting BJP National President JP Nadda by evening, stressed that if he gets approval, the swearing-in ceremony of new ministers will be held on Wednesday. He also hinted that ministers' post will not be limited to Bengaluru and Belagavi districts.
Top Stories Aug 2, 2021, 2:48 PM IST
With over 1,900 cases on Saturday, Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai has imposed restrictions on travelers coming from Kerala and Maharashtra saying that the latest RT-PCR certificate is a must to enter Karnataka. Besides, he also hinted at imposing curbs after monitoring the situation till August 15.
Top Stories Aug 1, 2021, 6:42 PM IST
Newly appointed Karnataka CM Bommai made his first official Delhi trip to meet PM Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Rajnath Singh and BJP National President JP Nadda to express his gratitude for appointing him CM. The CM addressing news reporters stressed that the Cabinet expansion will be done only after consultation with national president JP Nadda.
Top Stories Jul 30, 2021, 1:36 PM IST