Home » Karnataka

Karnataka

Karnataka pushes for hydrogen production to cement energy security | Bengaluru

Karnataka pushes for hydrogen production to cement energy security | Bengaluru

Bangalore: In less than a month, Karnataka signed two major projects relating to hydrogen production, adding to the ongoing efforts to cement energy security through green initiatives, which also helped the southern state tide over the coal crisis in the country. ACME Cleantech Solutions Private Limited and ReNew Power have each signed to invest ₹52,000 …

Karnataka pushes for hydrogen production to cement energy security | Bengaluru Read More »

Gearing up for aerospace and defence policy: Karnataka minister Nirani | Bengaluru

Gearing up for aerospace and defence policy: Karnataka minister Nirani | Bengaluru

Bangalore: The Karnataka government is already preparing for the new Aerospace & Defence Policy (2022-27), which aims to facilitate investments in these sectors and bring in fresh capital into the southern state, minister for large and medium industries, Murugesh Nirani, said on Sunday. “The defence ministry has set (a) target of 70% self-reliance in weapons …

Gearing up for aerospace and defence policy: Karnataka minister Nirani | Bengaluru Read More »

61.88% clear second year pre-university exams in Karnataka | Bengaluru

61.88% clear second year pre-university exams in Karnataka | Bengaluru

Bangalore: A total of 61.88 per cent students, who appeared for the second year pre-university (2nd PUC) exams in Karnataka, have cleared them. The results were declared on Saturday, said State Primary and Secondary Education Minister B C Nagesh. Of the total 6,83,563 students who appeared for the exams, 4,22,966 have passed. The pass percentage …

61.88% clear second year pre-university exams in Karnataka | Bengaluru Read More »

Karnataka CM demands release of central grants for Upper Bhadra Project | Bengaluru

Karnataka CM demands release of central grants for Upper Bhadra Project | Bengaluru

Bangalore: Karnataka chief minister Basavaraj Bommai said Saturday that the union finance minister had already approved the Upper Bhadra project, and further demanded that the centre declare it ‘national project’ and release allocated funds, news agency ANI reported. “The union finance ministry has already approved the Upper Bhadra project. I have demanded water resources minister …

Karnataka CM demands release of central grants for Upper Bhadra Project | Bengaluru Read More »

Karnataka HC orders state govt to enforce 10pm-6am loudspeaker ban | Bengaluru

Karnataka HC orders state govt to enforce 10pm-6am loudspeaker ban | Bengaluru

Bangalore: The court instructed the state to enforce the ban on loudspeakers between 10 pm and 6 am across the state, including religious places, pubs and restaurants, news agency PTI reported. PTI | ByYamini C S | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan The Karnataka high court on Friday instructed the Basavarj Bommai government to enforce the …

Karnataka HC orders state govt to enforce 10pm-6am loudspeaker ban | Bengaluru Read More »

Karnataka CM: increase in upper age limit for Agnipath shows govt’s sensitivity | Bengaluru

Karnataka CM: increase in upper age limit for Agnipath shows govt’s sensitivity | Bengaluru

Bangalore: Welcoming the Centre’s decision to increase the age limit for recruitment into defence forces in India under the Agnipath Scheme, Karnataka chief minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said that the decision proves Centre’s sensitivity towards the needs of the people. “As the recruitment process in the Armed Forces was affected for last two years …

Karnataka CM: increase in upper age limit for Agnipath shows govt’s sensitivity | Bengaluru Read More »

Mekedatu row with TN: Karnataka CM meets Jal Shakti Minister | Bengaluru

Mekedatu row with TN: Karnataka CM meets Jal Shakti Minister | Bengaluru

Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday met Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and held discussion regarding the Mekedatu project and Tamil Nadu’s objection to Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA) discussing the project at its meeting.  Ahead of the meeting with the Union Minister, he said, he will exert pressure urging that …

Mekedatu row with TN: Karnataka CM meets Jal Shakti Minister | Bengaluru Read More »

ACB raids premises of 21 officials in Karnataka | Bengaluru

ACB raids premises of 21 officials in Karnataka | Bengaluru

Bangalore: Personnel of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Karnataka raided the offices and premises of 21 officials, who are suspected to have amassed assets disproportionate to their known sources of income, at 80 locations, ACB authorities said on Friday. Also Read: Huge ACB crackdown in K’taka: 18 officials raided, across 75 locations The exercise started …

ACB raids premises of 21 officials in Karnataka | Bengaluru Read More »

Karnataka CM to visit New Delhi on Friday to meet Union Ministers | Bengaluru

Karnataka CM to visit New Delhi on Friday to meet Union Ministers | Bengaluru

Bangalore: PTI | | Edited by Yamini C S Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai will be on a visit to New Delhi on Friday, to meet Union Ministers and to take part in a television network’s event.  According to the CM’s tour plan shared with the media by his office, he will be leaving for …

Karnataka CM to visit New Delhi on Friday to meet Union Ministers | Bengaluru Read More »

VHP, Bajrang Dal denied permission to hold rally in Karnataka | Bengaluru

VHP, Bajrang Dal denied permission to hold rally in Karnataka | Bengaluru

Bangalore: ByYamini C S | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan The Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal have been barred from holding a rally in Karnataka’s Mangaluru amid violence in several parts of the country over recent controversial remarks made about the Prophet by two BJP leaders. The two groups had planned to hold a rally …

VHP, Bajrang Dal denied permission to hold rally in Karnataka | Bengaluru Read More »