Karnataka

Man washed away in a stream in Udupi due to heavy rains

The death toll owing to rains in coastal districts of Karnataka has risen to two.

K’taka HC orders BBMP re-issue ad and advance deadline to remove illegal banners

In a public notice on August 13, BBMP Commissioner said all illegal advertisement related infrastructure must be removed by September 5.

Patriotic fervour, cultural programmes mark I-Day celebrations in Karnataka

In the state capital, Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy unfurled the tricolour at the Field Marshal Manekshaw Parade ground in the city centre.

K’taka’s Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary flooded, visitors' entry barred

The bird sanctuary, located in Mandya district, is home to as many as 60,000 migratory birds.

‘Conduct bank exams in Kannada too,’ K'taka Dy CM writes to Jaitley

G Parameshwara also suggests that bank officials be given time to gain proficiency and be assessed later.

Highways, rail, bus services partially cancelled due to heavy rains in coastal K’taka

Heavy rains are likely to continue for the next two days..

Jog Falls roars in full glory for the first time in four years

The authorities opened nine of the eleven gates of the Linganamakki reservoir after the water level was reported at 1815 feet, dangerously close to the reservoir limit of 1819 feet.

Tight security, extra vigil for Independence Day celebrations in Bengaluru

About 1,800 policemen have been deployed at the Manekshaw parade ground.

Mahadayi row: Karnataka to respond after studying final award, says CM Kumaraswamy

"I have discussed the ruling with the state water resources department and legal experts," added the Chief Minister.

B’luru activists protest against GM food, Food Safety Commissioner promises action

The protests came after a report by the Centre for Science and Environment found that 32% of the food samples it tested were GM-positive.