Kolar(Search results - 102)
India16, Nov 2020, 3:24 PM
Karnataka: Heavy rains predicted from November 16 to 18
Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Kodagu, Bengaluru, Bengaluru rural, Kolar, Chikkaballapur, Tumakuru, Ramanagara, Mandya, Mysuru and Chamarajanagar districts are likely to receive heavy rains till November 18.
India9, Oct 2020, 1:29 PM
Amazon India opens its largest fulfilment centre in Karnataka; CM BS Yediyurappa inaugurates
Amazon India has announced that it is opening its largest specialized fulfilment centre in India at Kolar in Karnataka. The fulfilment centre was virtually inaugurated by Chief Minister of Karnataka BS Yediyurappa in Bengaluru on Thursday.
India29, Sep 2020, 12:12 PM
Mineral exploration starts at Kolar Gold Fields after 16 years
Mineral exploration has started at the Kolar Gold Fields after 16 long years. Union minister Pralhad Joshi said the mining would help resolve Bharat Gold Mines Limited (BGML) issue over exploration in KGF.
Coronavirus India29, Aug 2020, 5:47 PM
COVID-19 rules violated during minister’s visit to propose industrial park setup in KGF
A minister was honoured in KGF, but social distancing rules were violated. Industry minister Jagadeesh Shettar along with Kolar MP Muniswamy had arrived here to propose a 3200-acre land acquisition from Bharat Gold Mines Limited in KGF to set up an industrial park. However, hundreds of supporters violated social distancing rules and garlanded the minister.
India29, Aug 2020, 2:55 PM
Karnataka government to set up 3,200-acre industrial park in land of gold
Karnataka minister of large and medium scales industries Jagadish Shettar initiated talks with Union minister for mines Pralhad Joshi. 3,2000 acres of land in Kolar will be used for industrial development.
India13, Aug 2020, 4:08 PM
Karnataka: Girl kidnapped in broad daylight in Kolar; incident caught on CCTV
A girl's kidnap in broad daylight in Karnataka’s Kolar, about 70km from Bengaluru, has shocked many as the incident was caught on CCTV. In the video, a silver colour Innova stops when two girls are walking and suddenly a man comes out and pulls one of the girls into the car. Gulpet police arrived at the spot and have begun investigations.
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.
India30, Jul 2020, 11:44 AM
Viral video: Auto driver thrown off by dangling roadside cable, lands on woman
In total negligence by the authorities, an auto driver and a woman became victims of a dangerously dangling cable on a road side in Karnataka’s Kolar.
India21, Jul 2020, 6:33 PM
Rains change parched Kolar into lush scenic beauty, bring Anthargange back to life (see pics)
Far away from the COVID-19 scare and gory images of bodies of patients on social media, Antargange mountain range now greets Kolar residents with its beauty and brimming streams.
During summer, the land was parched with monkeys struggling to get water from nearby ponds that depend on the Shathashrunga mountain range.
Rains on Saturday and Sunday has ensured water flow to the streams connected to this mountain range, which is just 70 kilometres from Bengaluru and is now full of life.
The sound of water flowing, birds chirping, and lush greenery adds peace amid the gloom of COVID. Certain spots give people a feeling of staying at hill stations like Kodagu or Ooty.
Coronavirus India21, Jul 2020, 5:15 PM
Bakrid: Livestock sales banned in Bengaluru; head to Hoskote, Kolar
With a rise in COVID-19 positive cases, the BBMP will not allow any gathering of livestock inside Bengaluru. However, for people to buy and offer animal sacrifice during the Bakrid festival, they can either go to Kolar or Hoskote for purchase. Keeping last year's animal waste load of about 90 tonnes, the palike will stick to last year's plan and pick the waste from designated spots and dispose of it on city’s outskirts
Crime25, Jun 2020, 11:43 AM
Karnataka: Residents foil suicide attempt by mother of two
A woman along with two children had come to a lake to attempt suicide in Karnataka. However, alert residents who saw the mother along with her two daughters, rushed towards her and stopped her as she was about to push her elder daughter into the lake. The woman was later handed over to Kolar rural police.
India29, May 2020, 1:43 PM
Hundreds of insects in Kolar farms: Karnataka farmers worried of locust attack
The video posted by Kolar farmer shows hundreds of grasshoppers in what is believed to be a locust attack near Dimba-Kolar-Bangarpet Main Road. This has left the entire farming community in Karnataka and neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and TN in fear as Kolar shares the border with both the states. Officials say no need to worry as these are not locusts that are wrecking havoc in the North Indian states.
India21, May 2020, 11:07 AM
Karnataka minister humiliates woman farmer leader by abusing her in public
JC Madhuswamy, Karnataka's law and water resources minister, who was on inspection at KC Valley pump house in Kolar district, abused the woman farmer leader as he asked her to shut up. He further called her 'rascal' in public.