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Efforts underway to resume literacy classes for adult population: Karnataka Education Minister

Special attention is being given to districts including Raichur, Yadgir, Kalaburagi, Vijayapura, and Chamarajanagar under the Centre's ’Padna-Likhna’ campaign. Karnataka Primary and Secondary Education Minister B C Nagesh has said his department was making all efforts to resume literacy classes for the adult population in the state, which have a hit due to the Covid-19 […]

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Karnataka Cong leaders come to Assembly in bullock carts to protest against rising fuel prices

Siddaramaiah accused the BJP-led Union government of “failing” to tackle the rising prices of fuel and essential commodities. Stepping up the protest against the rising prices of fuel and essential commodities, Congress leaders, including Leader of Opposition in the Karnataka Assembly Siddaramaiah and the party’s state president D K Shivakumar, arrived at the Vidhana Soudha […]

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AAI logo restored at Mangaluru International Airport

The logo of Airports Authority of India (AAI) was restored on the welcome boards of the Mangaluru International Airport from Friday. Soon after the AAI handed over the airport in October 2020 to Adani Mangaluru International Airport Ltd. for 50-year airport operation, management and development, the boards at the airport had been changed. The AAI […]

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Drive-through vaccination at BBMP’s new mega centre

As part of its plan to increase vaccine coverage in the city, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has set up the first of the three mega vaccination centres, Bruhat Lasika Kendra, at Dr. B R Ambedkar Bhavan in Yelahanka. In a press release on Wednesday, BBMP said it will function from 6 a.m. onwards […]

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KSRTC plans to operate 1,000 additional buses

Though the celebration of Gowri-Ganesha festivals will be low key owing to government restrictions on account of the padnemic, road transport corporations are expecting people to return to their hometowns within Karnataka and to neighbouring States. To meet the demand, Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC), on Tuesday, announced that it will operate 1,000 additional […]

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Bommai makes fourth visit to Delhi since taking over

He and Cabinet colleagues attend wedding reception of Pralhad Joshi’s daughter Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai and some of his Cabinet Ministers landed in Delhi on Tuesday to attend Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi’s daughter’s wedding reception. They also met several Union Ministers and submit memoranda seeking clearance of pending financial dues and projects to […]