Bengaluru, July 28 : Leading personal transport provider Ola would be accessible through a mobile application only from August in 100 cities across the country in view of the app's increasing use for convenience, the taxi aggregator said on Tuesday.
Bengaluru, July 28 : President Pranab Mukherjee will fly back to Delhi on Tuesday morning, cutting short his visit to Karnataka following the sudden death of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in Shillong on Monday night.
Bengaluru, July 27 : A.P.J. Abdul Kalam was a people's president, a fountain of love for children and a mountain of knowledge for youth, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Monday.
Bengaluru, July 27 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday heralded the centenary celebrations of University of Mysore and that of an apex trade body later.
Bengaluru, July 27 : The seventh edition of the Maruti Suzuki Dakshin Dare rally will be flagged off from here on August 2.
Bengaluru, July 27 : Sleuths of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Monday arrested Ashwin Rao, son of Karnataka Lokayukta Justice V. Bhaskar Rao, for allegedly seeking Rs.1-crore bribe from a state executive engineer.
Bengaluru, July 26 : The Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Sunday night arrested Karnataka Lokayukta joint commissioner Syed Riyaz for his alleged involvement in collecting bribes from state officials.
Bengaluru, July 26 : President Pranab Mukherjee is visiting Karnataka on a two-day visit from Monday to participate in academic, trade and healthcare events at Mysuru, Bengaluru and Kalaburgi.
Bengaluru, July 26 : Former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda will sit on an indefinite fast from Monday in Delhi to protest the government's apathy towards the plight of farmers, many of whom have committed suicide due to severe indebtedness.
Bengaluru, July 24 : A paradigm shift is required in policies and procedures to 'Make in India' and enable the country reduce imports and increase indigenisation for self-reliance in aerospace and defence, a senior official said on Friday.
Bengaluru, July 24 : The Karnataka government on Friday tabled in the assembly a bill to amend the Karnataka Lokayukta Act, 1984 to curtail the anti-graft body's powers and make the ombudsman's removal easier.
Bengaluru, July 22 : Lawmakers from the opposition BJP and JD-S on Wednesday urged Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala not to give consent to the amendment bill for splitting the Bengaluru civic corporation.
Bengaluru, July 21 : Bangalore Club, a 147-year-old landmark in the city where British Prime Minister Winston Churchill was once a member when a junior army officer, is facing a eviction threat but asserted it will contest it.
Bengaluru, July 21 : The Karnataka assembly on Tuesday re-adopted the amendment bill to split the Bengaluru civic corporation into two or three entities even as the opposition parties protested the move.
Bengaluru, July 21 : Dams and reservoirs in Karnataka are brimming with water after incessant rains over the last four days.
Bengaluru, July 20 : Karnataka's ruling Congress faced embarrassment on Monday when its amendment bill to split the Bengaluru civic body was defeated in the legislative council by two votes.
Bengaluru, July 20 : Karnataka's nearly 600 Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy (AYUSH) doctors on Monday went on an indefinite strike here, demanding that their service should be regularised.
New Delhi, July 20 : The national human rights watchdog has sought a report from the Karnataka government after seven senior citizens lost sight in one eye due to a botched cataract operations in a government hospital, a statement said on Monday.
Bangalore, July 20 : Kannada superstar Shivrajkumar has extended a personal invitation to Tamil superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan for his daughter's wedding, set to take place here on August 31.
Bengaluru, July 20 : Major rivers in Karnataka are in spate following heavy rains, officials said on Monday.
Bengaluru, July 19 : Rattled by a spate of farmers' suicides across the state, the Karnataka government is setting up a committee to recommend steps for improving their lot, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Sunday.
Bengaluru, July 19 : After a rainy day on Saturday, Bengaluru may get more showers on Sunday.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Karnataka tops India in medical equipment and supply sales, accounting for a fourth of the Rs.5,300 crore market, though it has only eight percent of the country's medical equipment factories, says a trade study.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Thousands of Muslims celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with religious fervour and gaiety across Karnataka on Saturday, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
Bengaluru, July 17 : The newly-released Karnataka Tourism Policy 2015-2020 announces a galore of generous concessions and subsidies for eligible entities willing to develop tourism projects in the state.
Bengaluru, July 17 : Two consortiums, led by Tuscan Consultants and Developers Private Limited and Ozone Group Football Academy Pvt Ltd, have submitted bids to reconstruct and develop the football stadium here as the city hopes to host matches of the 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
Bengaluru, July 17 : President Pranab Mukherjee will be in Karnataka on a two-day visit from July 27 to participate in a couple of official functions in the city, at Mysuru and Kalaburgi in the state's northern region, it was announced on Friday.
Bengaluru, July 17 : The Karnataka assembly on Friday passed an bill to split Bangalore University into three entities for improving its functioning.
Bengaluru, July 17 : Karnataka's Tourism Policy 2015-20 aims to catapult the state to the number two tourism destination in India and as well as ensure it figures among the world's top 50 tourism destinations.
Bengaluru, July 17 : Rain and thundershowers would occur at most places in coastal Karnataka, South interior Karnataka and North interior Karnataka, the meteorological department said on Friday.
Bengaluru, July 16 : The State Election Commission (SEC) on Thursday announced polls to the Bengaluru civic corporation would be held on August 22 and counting on August 25.
Bengaluru, July 16 : A special court on Thursday sent Congress lawmaker Anil Lad to CBI custody till July 20 for interrogating him over his alleged involvement in the illegal export of iron ore from the state in 2010.
Bengaluru, July 16 : Playing an inspired round of golf on her home course, Sharmila Nicollet fired a superb 4 under 68 to climb to the top of the leaderboard and share the lead with Vani Kapoor at the end of Day 2 at the KGA here on Thursday.
Bengaluru, July 16 : Rain and thundershowers would occur at most places in coastal Karnataka on Thursday, a meteorological department official said.
Bengaluru, July 15 : Indian chemicals major Asian Paints Ltd on Wednesday announced it would go ahead with investing in Karnataka and had no plans to pull out of the state.
Bengaluru, July 15 : The CBI on Wednesday arrested Congress's Karnataka lawmaker Anil Lad for his alleged involvement in the illegal export of iron ore from a port in the state in 2010, an official said.
Bengaluru, July 15 : Leading Ramaiah hospital group here on Wednesday unveiled a novel initiative -- HeartRescue India -- to treat cardiac attacks and save lives across the country.
Bengaluru, July 15 : The weather office on Wednesday forecast heavy rainfall for coastal Karnataka.
Bengaluru, July 14 : Rain and thundershowers would occur at most places in coastal Karnataka and at a few isolated places in the north and south of the state, a meteorological department official said on Tuesday.
Bengaluru, July 13 : Genomic data science company InterpretOmics on Monday announced opening a next generation facility here to offer genome sequencing services to research and development institutes, pharma units and biotech firms.
Bengaluru, July 13 : Rain and thundershowers will occur at most places in coastal Karnataka, south Karnataka and north Karnataka, a weather official said on Monday.
Bengaluru, July 11 : The demand for a CBI probe into corruption charges in the Karnataka Lokayukta intensified on Saturday, with former ombudsman Justice N. Santosh Hegde seeking inquiry by the premier agency and slamming the state government for ordering an SIT probe instead.
Bengaluru, July 11 : The southwest monsoon has resumed in coastal Karnataka while remaining weak over northern Karnataka, the Met Office said on Saturday.
Bangalore, July 10 : :Continuing on an aggressive network expansion drive to reach out to its vast customer base in a more effective manner, Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd., recently inaugurated two new dealerships in Karnataka's Bangalore city.
Bengaluru, July 10 : Rain and thundershowers would occur at most places in coastal Karnataka, officials from the meteorological department said on Friday.
Bengaluru, July 9 : The Karnataka unit of the AAP has received over 20,000 missed calls in its campaign for the sacking of state Lokayukta Y. Bhaskar Rao since July 5, the party announced on Thursday.
Bengaluru, July 9 : Rain and thundershowers would occur at many places in coastal Karnataka, officials from the meteorological department said on Thursday.
Belgaum, July 8 : Ministry of Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar called on Chief Minister Karnataka Siddaramaiah in Belgaum, Karnataka on July 7, to deliberate on steel and mines related issues in the state of Karnataka.
Bengaluru, July 8 : German IT security, testing, training, inspection, consulting and certification company TUV Rheinland on Wednesday announced the launch of its Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Business Solutions division in India.
Bengaluru, July 8 : Rain and thundershowers would occur at several places in coastal Karnataka, officials from the meteorological department said on Wednesday.
Bengaluru, July 7 : Karnataka Police on Tuesday filed a charge sheet against four people for their alleged link with terror outfit Indian Mujahideen and involvement in blasts across the country from 2010 to 2014 in collusion with terror suspects Bhatkal brothers.
Bengaluru, July 7 : The National Mineral Development Ltd (NMDC) will set up a three-million tonne per annum steel plant in Karnataka, union Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Tuesday.
Bengaluru, July 7 : Rain and thundershower would occur on Tuesday at a few places in Karnataka, officials said.
Bengaluru, July 6 : An irrigation solution focused on smart agriculture to enable water conservation with optimal crop irrigation emerged winners at ITC Infotech's two-day Internet of Things (IoT) hackathon.
Belagavi (Karnataka), July 6 : The Karnataka legislature would consult legal experts on the opposition's move to oust the state Lokayukta over corruption charges against the anti-graft watchdog, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Monday.
Bengaluru, July 6 : Robust demand for office and commercial space from the booming IT sector has placed Bengaluru on the top among Asia-Pacific cities, indicates a real estate survey.
Bengaluru, July 6 : Dry weather would continue in Karnataka as the south-west monsoon weakened further, an official from the meteorological department said here on Monday.
Bengaluru, July 5 : Defending champions India turned in a brilliant second-half performance to outplay Sri Lanka 93-44 and win the fourth South Asian Basketball Association (SABA) tournament here Sunday.
Bengaluru, July 5 : The Congress government in Karnataka on Sunday said it will wait for the legislative assembly speaker's ruling on opposition lawmakers' move to oust the Lokayukta following a bribery charge against his son.
Bengaluru, July 5 : Rain and thundershowers would occur at many places of Karnataka's coastal region, as also at a few places in the south and north interior areas of the state, the weather office here said on Sunday.