Violence grips Bengaluru over a Facebook post, 3 dead, 110 arrested
In connection with the violence in Bengaluru over a "derogatory" social m...
No extension of lockdown in Bengaluru: BBMP Commissioner Manjunatha Prasad
Govt has imposed complete lockdown in Bengaluru Urban and Bengalur...
Falling positivity rate may be a pointer to Bengaluru hitting peak in Covid-19 daily count
In about 30-40 days, the daily cases in Bengaluru ...
Over 3,000 Covid patients in Bengaluru untraceable: BBMP
"...From the beginning till now, there have been 3,338 people whose samples at the labs returned positive but they are untraceable. We are working on addressing the issue” BBMP commissioner N Manjunath Prasad told TOI, adding that these people had given wrong information at the labs.
Bengaluru Airport acquires Mediterranean flora & fauna, dragon trees between 80-400 years old
All the plants and trees will be kept in a greenhouse for 10 weeks to acclimatise to the local weather and soil conditions, before they are moved to their respective locations.
Bengaluru RWAs take proactive steps to help the home-quarantined
Several residents’ welfare associations in Bengaluru are proactively responding to the worsening Covid-19 situation even as some of them have come under criticism for showing a dictatorial attitude and going overboard to implement stringent rules in their localities.
Thousands leave Bengaluru fearing fresh lockdown
Covid cases have surged in Bengaluru in the past 10 days and the health infrastructure has come under strain. As of July 4, the city has 7,250 patients under treatment.
Inter-state travellers responsible for spurt in COVID-19 cases in Bengaluru: Karnataka government
Sudhakar, in-charge of Karnataka vis-a-vis COVID-19 management, told the spurt in cases was bound to happen, but said the government's "vigilant approach" has slowed down the spread of the virus.
Mumbai, Bangalore lead in recovery of blue-collar jobs in India, says survey
In Bengaluru, 90% of companies surveyed confirmed their intent to increase the hiring of blue-collar and entry-level workers in the third quarter of 2020 as compared to 86% of companies in Mumbai.
Bengaluru taps its HAM community to tackle Covid-19 spread
Known informally as HAM radio operators, these hobbyists use wireless radio sets and antennas - both static as well as mobile -- to interact with fellow HAM users across the world, a technique developed over a century ago.
B S Yediyurappa announces lockdown in Bengaluru from July 14 to July 22
The lockdown will be in force in Bengaluru urban and Bengaluru rural districts from 8 pm on July 14 to 5 am on July 22, the chief minister’s office said. The government is expected to issue an official notification on Sunday.
Demand spikes for larger houses in Bengaluru, buyers ensure a dedicated office space
This trend is likely to continue for the next 12-18 months and is expected to gradually exhaust the ready-to-move inventory. The shift in priorities is evident in the demand pattern.
An earthquake, plane or thunder, what did Bengaluru hear?
The sound was heard across the city from Kempegowda International Airport off Devanahalli in the north to Kengeri and Electronic City in the South. Many people feared it could be a mild tremor as doors and windows shook after the noise.
Liquor curbs, night curfew may cause shuttering of Bengaluru eateries
The new norms will further reduce the already low footfall and increase operational costs, restaurants, hotel chains and mall operators, said. The Karnataka government has extended the timing of night curfew (from 9 pm to 5 am) to 8 pm to 5 am from June 29 and to reimpose Sunday curfews to contain the transmission of Covid-19.
Government keeps a close watch on Bengaluru after 400 deaths reported in the last week
A majority of those who died had uncontrolled medical problems, a health administrator told ET, while also admitting instances of deaths after hospitals turned the patients away.