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5-month-child discharged after recovery from covid-19

Karwar, May 29: A five-month-old baby girl was discharged from Kasturba Institute of Medical Sciences (KIIMS), Mangaluru after her successful recovery from Covid-19 on Friday.

The baby was admitted to a hospital in Mangaluru in the third week of...

Four arrested for assaulting boy, forcing him to chant 'Jai shree Ram'

Bantwal, Karnataka, May 29: Vitla Police have registered a case against four persons, including a Bajrang Dal leader, on charges of assaulting a boy and forcing him to chant 'Jai Shree Ram', video of which had gone viral on social...

Mangaluru woman, waiting for repatriation, passes away in Saudi Arabia

Dammam, May 29: A woman hailing from Mangaluru, who was waiting for repatriation amidst coronavirus lockdown in Saudi Arabia, passed away yesterday after a brief illness.

The deceased has been identified as Lateefa (55), wife of Abdul Azeez, a...

Udupi records 15 new covid-19 cases; tally reaches 164

Udupi, May 29: As many as 15 fresh coronavirus positive cases were reported in Udupi district today.

11 among the new 15 covid-19 patients are males and four are females. The patients also include two children aged 6 and...

Pakistan turns locusts into chicken feed; India should adopt same method: RSS affiliate

New Delhi, May 29: Opining that there is no harm in importing ideas from abroad Swadeshi Jagran Manch, an affiliate of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, has suggested that India should take a cue from Pakistan and turn the “locust threat” into...

Gulf Kannadigas plead with Nalin Kumar Kateel for repatriation flights to Karnataka

Mangaluru, May 29: Several non-resident Kannadigas from various Gulf countries including Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Thursday, May 28, interacted with Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel through a video conference and urged him to allow the Kannadigas stranded in...

Karnataka govt urges Aviation Ministry to reduce the number of flights to the state

Bengaluru, May 29: The Karnataka government has requested the Civil Aviation Ministry to reduce the number of flights, emanating from Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan to the state in view of the high number of Covid-19 Cases...

Centre objects Karnataka's move to increase working days

Bengaluru, May 29: Karnataka Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister J C Madhuswamy on Thursday said the Centre has objected to the state's decision to increase working days at factories, and the matter would be discussed in the next cabinet meeting....

Fishing in Kerala coast, southeast Arabian Sea completely banned: CM Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram, May 29: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that fishing in Kerala coast and southeast Arabian Sea has been completely banned from Thursday midnight as the state is expected to receive rainfall early next month.

"India Meteorological Department (IMD)...

RBI imposes penalty of Rs 1.2 crore on Karnataka Bank for non-compliance of norms

 

New Delhi, May 29: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a monetary penalty of Rs 1.2 crore on Karnataka Bank Limited for non-compliance of asset classification, divergence and provisioning norms.

"The penalty has been imposed in exercise...