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    Karnataka lockdown: KSRTC to run services till 9 pm

    In view of the increasing demand, the KSRTC has extended its services by two hours with the last buses departing at 9 pm instead of 7 pm. The KSRTC has increased number of services steadily over the last few days as more number of people are getting on board the buses for inter-district travel. 'We had planned to operate 3,500 buses on Monday and ended up plying an additional 100 buses,' a...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    State records 187 cases, death toll goes up to 52

    As many as 187 new Covid-19 cases were reported from Karnataka on Monday along with one death. The death toll is now 52 apart from two suicides. A 90-year-old man from Bengaluru Urban who had spent over a month in hospital after testing positive for Covid-19, died due to multi-organ failure. Of the new cases, 115 new patients had a travel history to Maharashtra. The source of transmission is yet...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Finance department mulls half salaries for transport staff

    A proposal by the B S Yediyurappa-led Finance department to cut costs in the state-run road transport corporations has irked not only the unions, but also Deputy Chief Minister Laxman Savadi. The Finance department has suggested employing half the staffers for 15 days of a month and the other half for the next 15 months - over the next four months. While only half salaries will be paid...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Online system for ECs puts farmers in quandary

    Nrupathunag SK, The government has introduced online system to get Encumbrance Certificates (ECs). This is aimed at preventing people thronging sub-registrar offices in the wake of Covid-19. But people in general and farmers in particular are struggling to get ECs due to the lack of publicity about online process and technical snags. It's an open secret that majority of farmers lack knowledge of...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Government employees to protest on June 4

    DHNS, The All Karnataka State Government Employees' Federation has announced that its members will show up to work wearing 'black badges' on June 4 as a sign of protest against the 'anti-employees and anti-labour' decisions of the B S Yediyurappa government. The Federation has flayed the government's move to freeze dearness allowance increases from January 2020 to June 2021, disallowing employees to...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Coronavirus in Karnataka: Health check-up for students before SSLC exams

    DHNS, The department of primary and secondary education is thinking of conducting health check-up of students appearing for SSLC examinations. The department officials began thinking of the health check-up on Monday, following advice by Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai at a meeting of education and home departments convened to discuss the safety and security measures put in...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa ignores 'dissidence,' says he's too busy with work

    Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa appeared to remain indifferent to the dissident activity by a faction of BJP legislators, saying that he was not worried about such developments. "I am busy working for the development of the state and controlling the Covid-19 pandemic. As a result, I have decided not to worry about such developments and will not issue any statement...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    187 fresh COVID-19 cases, 1 death reported in Karnataka

    As many as 187 new coronavirus cases were reported from Karnataka on Monday along with one death. The death toll is now 52 apart from two suicides. A 90-year-old man from Bengaluru Urban who had spent over a month in hospital after testing positive for COVID-19 died due to multi-organ failure. Of the new cases, 115 new patients had a travel history to Maharashtra. The source of...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Investors' meet, planned in November to be deferred

    The 'Invest Karnataka' global investors' meet (GIM) proposed to be held at Palace Grounds in Bengaluru from November 3 to 5 will be postponed due to the crisis caused by Covid-19. "Organisning GIM requires a lot of preparations, including holding roadshows, meeting major industrialists and convincing them about the benefits of investing in the State, even amidst economic slowdown. Such...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    KMF rolls out turmeric milk to boost immunity

    DHNS, The Karnataka Milk Federation (KMF) on the occasion of world milk day introduced 'Nandini Turmeric Milk' and termed it as an immunity booster. The KMF, South India's largest milk union also launched mobile parlours to facilitate the sale of KMF products in various parts of Bengaluru. Balachandra Jarkiholi, Chairperson, KMF said that the new product—turmeric milk will lower the risk of...

    • 15 hrs ago

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