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Jewellery shops in Mangaluru to remain shut from July 5 to 9 amid spike in corona cases

Mangaluru, Jul 4: In the wake of mounting coronavirus cases in Dakshina Kannada, all jewellery shops district will be closed for five days from July 5 to July 9.

The decision was taken by the Dakshina Kannada district unit...

With 3 deaths in 24 hours, Dakshina Kannada’s covid-19 toll mounts to 22

Mangaluru, Jul 4: Dakshina Kannada has recorded three more covid-19 related deaths in past 24 hours. With this the total number of covid-19 related deaths reached 22.

An elderly woman, who was tested positive for coronavirus, breathed her last...

SSLC Exams Conclude In Karnataka Amid COVID-19 Scare; CM Congratulates Students, Officials

Bengaluru: The Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examinations in Karnataka concluded on Friday with an overall average of about 98 per cent attendance amid the coronavirus scare. Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa congratulated the lakhs of students who appeared for...

Case filed against man for posing as PMO official in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Jul 4: A case has been filed against a man who posed himself to be the PMO's National Security Council 'youth advisor' during his visit to Bengaluru.

According to the police, Ankit Dey (22 yrs) who had visited...

Karnataka Reports 1,694 New COVID-19 Cases, Highest Single-Day Spike

Bengaluru, Jul 3: Karnataka on Friday reported its biggest single day spike of 1,694 new COVID-19 cases, taking the taking the total number of infections in the state to 19,710, the Health department said. The state also recorded 21 fatalities...

Home isolation for select covid patients in Karnataka: Here are guidelines

Bengaluru, Jul 3: The Karnataka government is allowing select asymptomatic and mildly symptomatic Covid-19 patients to recuperate at home as part of home isolation guidelines, an official said on Friday.

"Only those who are asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic shall...

4 CCB cops test positive for Covid-19 in Mangaluru

Mangaluru, Jul 3: Four central crime branch (CCB) police personnel tested positive for coronavirus on Friday in Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka.

So far, eighteen police personnel, including an official of the ACP rank and 12 from Ullal police...

India suspends scheduled international flights till July 31

New Delhi, Jul 3: The aviation regulator DGCA said on Friday it was extending the suspension of scheduled international passenger flights in the country till July 31 but added that some international scheduled services on selected routes may be permitted...

Centre praises ASHAs’ role in Karnataka’s Covid-19 fight

New Delhi, Jul 3: Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) in Karnataka have emerged as a "crucial pillar in the state's success" in combating Covid-19, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.

Acknowledging and praising their work, the ministry said...

'Rs 2K-cr corona corruption': Opposition demands White Paper from BSY govt

Bengaluru, Jul 3: Opposition leader in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly and former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday opined that there is no other option left but to resort to 'Jail Bharo' agitation to expose the ruling BJP government's indulge in...