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    Congress leaders detained after trying to lay siege to Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru

    Senior Congress leaders Siddaramaiah and D K Shivakumar were detained along with scores of others when they attempted to proceed to Raj Bhavan to lay siege to it on Wednesday protesting the contentious farm laws of the Centre. Several congress workers and farmers from across the state descended on the city following a call given the state unit of the national party to...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    Karnataka tops Niti Aayog innovation ranking for the 2nd time in a row

    Karnataka topped Niti Aayog's Innovation Index for the second year in a row. Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu secured the second and the third position. Telangana and Kerala were the other states that made it to the top 5 states in terms of innovation. More to follow...

    • 13 hrs ago
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    With 80,686 inoculated so far, Karnataka leads nation in Covid-19 vaccination efforts

    As many as 15,223 beneficiaries were vaccinated on day 4 of Covid vaccination on Tuesday, which was 47% of the target beneficiaries. Despite this, Karnataka till 6 pm on Tuesday had vaccinated 80,686 beneficiaries which is the highest in the country, according to figures put out by the Press Information Bureau. Tumakuru vaccinated the highest number on Tuesday...

    • 13 hrs ago
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    Communicate with other states about UK returnees, Karnataka High Court to govt

    The High Court has asked the state government to provide information to the other states about the travellers from the United Kingdom, who were allowed to leave the Kempegowda International Airport without RT-PCR test. A division bench, headed by Chief justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka, passed this direction after going through the submissions made by the state government....

    • 23 hrs ago
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    Wildlife Board approves Karnataka's first wolf sanctuary

    To conserve the dwindling population of wolves across the state, the Karnataka State Wildlife Board on Tuesday approved the formation of the first-ever 'Wolf Sanctuary' at Bankapur in Gangavathi taluk of Koppal district. The board, headed by Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa which met on Tuesday, cleared the proposal of the forest department to declare 822.03 acres of reserve forest area as...

    • 23 hrs ago
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    Karnataka: 47% of designated beneficiaries vaccinated on Tuesday

    An estimated 47 per cent of the designated beneficiaries earmarked for Tuesday have been administered the Covid-19 vaccine in Karnataka, taking the total number of those vaccinated in the state so far to 80,686, official data showed. According to data released by the office of the state Health Minister, out of 32,205 targeted beneficiaries for vaccination, 15,223 was achieved on...

    • yesterday
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    Farm laws: Congress in Karnataka to 'lay siege' to Raj Bhavan on January 20

    The Karnataka unit of Congress will lay siege to Raj Bhavan on Wednesday against the three contentious farm laws, Congress state chief D K Shivakumar said on Tuesday. "Tomorrow (Wednesday) we are laying siege to the Raj Bhavan against the three laws and the failure to release grants for the control of coronavirus in the state," Shivakumar told reporters....

    • yesterday
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    2 BJP MLAs press for reconstitution of Yediyurappa cabinet

    The resentment over the expansion of the B S Yediyurappa Ministry in Karnataka refused to die down with a couple of ruling BJP MLAs on Tuesday demanding that the cabinet be reconstituted to make way for new faces. Six-time MLA from Chitradurga G H Thippareddy and Shivanagouda Naik, representing Devadurga constituency, pitched for a new look to the cabinet. They made the demand even as...

    • yesterday
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    Karnataka targets 10% industrial growth annually; releases new industrial policy

    In a bid to attract Rs 5 lakh crore investment and create 2 million jobs over the next five years, the Karnataka government on Tuesday released a new industrial policy 2020-25. The government also aims to become the third top merchandise exporter in the next five years. The government is also aiming at maintaining an industrial growth rate of 10% per annum, Jagadish...

    • yesterday
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    Sudhakar bats for Covaxin's safety

    State Health and Medical Education Minister K Sudhakar said both vaccines approved by the Drug Controller General of India are equally safe and there is no need for any apprehensions against Covaxin. Speaking to media persons after chairing a review meeting of district health officials and Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, in Hubballi on Tuesday, Sudhakar reiterated that Covaxin of Bharat Biotech, which...

    • yesterday

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