Karnataka Govt(Search results - 73)
Top StoriesAug 24, 2021, 2:44 PM IST
Karnataka govt asks IT companies to extend WFH till December 2022 to reduce traffic on Bengaluru’s ORR
Presently, many companies are utilising the WFH option till October or December this year.
India NewsAug 17, 2021, 6:36 PM IST
Bad news for motorists as Karnataka govt not to slash taxes on petrol and diesel
Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Tuesday has made it clear that his government under no circumstance will reduce tax rates on petrol. Recently, the Tamil Nadu government announced a cut on tax rates and there is a reduction of Rs 3 per litre on petrol across the state.
India NewsAug 13, 2021, 6:32 PM IST
Karnataka govt bans Ganesha pandal and Muharram procession in view of COVID-19
With over 1,500 daily Covid cases across state and Bengaluru city and Karnataka-Kerala border district Dakshina Kannada reporting over daily 300 cases, the state government has banned Ganesha pandal and Muharram procession.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 1:49 PM IST
These are top contenders for the Karnataka Chief Minister's post
With BS Yediyurappa resigning from the Karnataka Chief Minister's post on the day when the BJP government completed two years in power, the party high command has gone into a huddle to zero in on his successor.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 1:05 PM IST
Karnataka Chief Minister Yediyurappa resigns, denies any pressure from BJP HQ
"I resigned voluntarily. I was not told to step down. I stepped down today because I wanted to wait till the government completes its two years," Yediyurappa said.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Yediyurappa's exit will shrink BJP's social base; golden opportunity for Congress, JDS: Experts
Experts say that BS Yediyurappa resignation from the Karnataka Chief Minister's post will definitely antagonize the dominant Lingayat community and the mutt seers who idolize him.
Top StoriesJul 18, 2021, 2:23 PM IST
Karnataka govt announces more relaxations in COVID curbs; theatres and cinema halls to open with 50% capacity
Night curfew in Karnataka will now be from 10 pm to 5 am as the restrictions were eased.
India NewsJul 8, 2021, 5:32 PM IST
IMA scam accused Roshan Baig's reputation down to dust as Karnataka govt attaches his properties
Controversial politician R Roshan Baig involved in the IMA ponzi scam received another blow after the Karnataka government attached his assets as per the election affidavit details. Once a hero of Shivajinagar Assembly, Baig is now being termed as a 'cheat' after thousands of depositors lost money to IMA, a Ponzi firm after Baig allegedly took Rs 400 crore of depositors' money from the promoter Mansoor Khan.
Top StoriesJul 4, 2021, 10:23 AM IST
Karnataka govt eases COVID restrictions, weekend curfew lifted; know what's allowed and timings
These relaxations will be in effect from July 5 to July 19, he said. While the night curfew will continue on weekdays between 9 pm and 5 am, the weekend curfew has been lifted.
India NewsJun 15, 2021, 6:39 PM IST
HC pulls up Karnataka govt for failing to take over Roshan Baig's properties in IMA Ponzi scam case
Despite the Karnataka High Court directing the state government to confiscate the property of former Minister and accused in IMA ponzi scam Roshan Baig, the bench pulled up the government for failing to do so and giving a lame excuse. Under the provisions of the Karnataka Protection of Interest of Depositors in Financial Establishments (KPIDE) Act, the government should have attached the former Congress leader's property.
Top StoriesJun 8, 2021, 10:11 AM IST
Karnataka govt to spend Rs 1500 crore to upgrade 149 taluk, 19 district hospitals anticipating 3rd COVID wave
Addressing a press conference after convening a meeting of the task force on Monday, Narayana, informed that the state intends to update the hospitals within a maximum timeline of three months.
Top StoriesMay 22, 2021, 10:31 AM IST
Karnataka govt extends lockdown till June 7, CM Yediyurappa says did it as per experts' advise
As expected, Karnataka CM announced the extension of lockdown to contain the spread of Covid infection. The existing lockdown was supposed to end on May 24, however, now the unlocking of the same has been pushed till June 7.
Top StoriesApr 27, 2021, 4:03 PM IST
Karnataka govt donates over 8,000 books to 'Library Man' of Mysuru who lost library in fire incident
On April 9, a fire destroyed hundreds of books, including Kannada copies of religious scripts like the Bhagwad Gita and Quran, that had been collected by 62-year-old Syed Ishaq at his library in Shantinagar area over the last ten years.
Top StoriesMar 17, 2021, 6:11 PM IST
Karnataka govt to open 3 COVID Care Centres in Bengaluru, to focus on controlling cases surge
Raising concern over the rise of novel coronavirus cases in a few states in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked Karnataka to focus on Bengaluru, Kalaburagi and Bidar in view of the rising coronavirus cases in these regions, Yediyurappa said on Wednesday.