Mysore, Oct 21: The Karnataka government is preparing to re-open colleges for UG and PG students from next month and a decision on it would be taken keeping in mind the safety of students and teachers in view of COVID-19 pandemic, Deputy Chief Minister Ashwath Narayan said on Monday.

Bengaluru, Oct 21: Recoveries at 8,500 were more than 6,297 new Covid cases registered for the second consecutive day in Karnataka.

Mysuru, Oct 20: Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) president Badagalapura Nagendra on Tuesday urged the Union Government to declare the devastation caused due to rain and floods in north Karnataka districts as national disaster and compensate the affected people immediately.

Bengaluru, Oct 20: BJP national general secretary C T Ravi has said that the society itself would take a stand about temple-mosque issue in Mathura and Kashi, in appropriate time.

Vijayapura, Oct 20: Karnataka Chief Minister will soon be changed as most senior leaders in the state are not happy with BS Yediyurappa, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Basangouda Patil Yatnal has said.

Bengaluru, Oct 20: Veteran CPI-M leader Maruti Manpade died at a private hospital in Solapur, Maharashtra, on Tuesday, due to COVID related complications.

Bengaluru, Oct 20: Two people have been taken into custody in connection with the bomb threat to a special judge hearing the drug case involving celebrities in Karnataka, police sources said on Tuesday.

Kalaburagi, Oct 20: Fresh rain in the catchment area of River Bhima in Karnataka and other places in Kalaburagi, Vijayapura and Yadgir district on has deteriorated the flood situation in the state.

Bengaluru, Oct 20: A letter and parcel addressed to the magistrate of the NDPS court and the city court threatening to carry out attacks if the accused in the drug racket case and “innocent people” arrested in D.J. Halli case were not released is being investigated by the Halasurugate police.

Bengaluru, Oct 20: Karnataka's Transport Department has made helmets mandatory for all people riding on the two-wheelers and imposed a three-month suspension of driving license for non-compliance.