According to sources Regular flight operations at the Kempegowda International Airport will be disrupted from February 14 to February 24 due to Aero India 2019 the international aerospace exposition being held at the Yelahanka Air Force base. Meanwhile the flight operations at the airport will be affected on the days leading up to Aero India as well due to rehearsals that will begin a week earlier.
Karnataka activist and politician Vatal Nagaraj announced that if the Karnataka government fails to begin Mekedatu dam construction project, he will start the work for the dam construction along with his team, and also threatened to conduct a protest at Athipalli.
Accordingly week following a high level meeting between the Karnataka Chief Minister and top railway officials, the state cabinet approved the suburban rail project connecting Bengaluru and its suburbs. Meanwhile the 161 km strong suburban rail network will have 81 stations, spaced at an average of 1.8 km from each other in four corridors.
Accordingly Minister for Higher Education GT Devegowda said on Thursday that the Common Entrance Test (CET) for admission to medical, dental and engineering institutes in Karnataka will likely be held online this year. The minister said “A meeting will be convened soon to discuss the plan, where officials from KEA, higher education department and experts from Visvesvaraya Technological University
Accordingly even as tension continues to simmer between the Karnataka government’s ruling coalition of JD(S) and Congress regarding the appointment of chairpersons to boards and corporations, Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy partially cleared a list of names given by the Congress for the posts.
Accordingly the controversial rail infrastructure project connecting Hubballi in north Karnataka and the port of Ankola through the eco-sensitive Western Ghats has come to life again, under curious circumstances. Meanwhile the project, originally proposed two decades ago, was put on the backburner after getting a thumb down from the National Tiger Conservation Authority.
According to sources the past decade has seen some incredible innovations in scientific research and all the winners have made great strides in their respective fields," said Infosys Science Foundation president K. Dinesh on the occasion. Meanwhile the annual prize celebrates the success of the recipients in science and research by recognizing their achievements in the six categories of Engineering
According to sources Janata Dal Secular - JD(S) supreme Deve Gowda yesterday sent out a warning shot to their coalition partner Congress to treat regional parties well, before striking an alliance for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. He said "Congress is the big brother of secular parties. They should treat us all well before striking alliances with any party. Our seat sharing talks are still underway," addressing his party workers late last night.
Accordingly hundreds of passengers were left stranded at the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) in Bengaluru after fog delayed operations of 54 flights on Thursday. Meanwhile it was reported that the dense fog had caused delays in flight departure for the third day in a row. Reportedly 36 flights scheduled for departure was delayed on Thursday and 17 flights due for arrival, were also delayed and BlueDart airlines
Accordingly starting from Tuesday, all Road Transport Offices (RTOs) in the state will not register or issue fitness certificates for passenger and commercial vehicles if they do not have certified GPS systems or emergency ‘panic’ buttons. Meanwhile the Karnataka State Transport Department issued a release which stated that it would be ensuring that the mandate by the Ministry of Road Transport
As per report the Metro rail services between MG Road and Indira nagar in the Purple Line of Namma Metro in Bengaluru will commence from Tuesday, January 1. Furthermore the free bus services between Cubbon Park station and Baiyappanahalli station (both ways) will be available for an extended period from Monday 11 pm to 2 am on Tuesday. Accordingly the Metro services from Mysore Road to MG Road
As per report from Wednesday the introduction of a new Mainline Electric Multiple Unit (MEMU) train between Mysuru and Bengaluru is set to bring joy to a lot of passengers who regularly travel between the two cities. Meanwhile at a flat fare of Rs 30 per passenger, one can reach Mysuru from Bengaluru’s Majestic in just short of three hours and the return
Accordingly Karnataka Chief Minister Kumaraswamy was caught on camera while instructing a senior police officer to kill the murderers of local JD(S) leader Prakash. Meanwhile Kumaraswamy was talking to the police officer on phone, journalists around him have captured it on video and this video is now going viral online.
As per report it was stated that over 100 students of government schools in Ballari and Bagalkot districts and around 25 students of a government primary school in Hagalur village in Ballari fell ill after consuming separate mid-day meals on Thursday. Meanwhile Arun Rangarajan, the Superintendent of Police of Ballari said, several students saw a lizard in the meal, which was reported to the teacher
According to sources the congested roads, which had earlier stopped a terror attack, can very well be the cause of fewer road accidents in the IT capital of the country. Reportedly statistics by the Bengaluru Traffic Police state that the number of roads kills have decreased since 2017. Earlier in 2017, the number of accidental deaths was 642 and till November 2018, the number is 611.
Accordingly a male elephant tragically passed away while trying to cross a fence in Nagarhole National Park in Karnataka on Saturday. Reportedly iron fences were erected in parts of the park to prevent elephants from crossing over into human settlements and the 42 year old elephant had crossed over and raided an agricultural field on Friday and however, the elephant got stuck on the fence on the way back to the Veerahosahalli range.
Sources from Bengaluru stated that son hits mother after he was reprimanded by her over his bad behavior. Accordingly this incident happened in the Acchukote police station of Chennammanakere. According the details Jeevan (19), hailing from Chennammanakere was a degree student and had fallen to bad habits.
According to sources after Bihar, BJP is planning to be part of a government in Karnataka and is heard to be drawing strategies to bag power. Presently the latest statements by union minister Prakash Javadekar are creating a storm among the political circles. Meanwhile Prakash reportedly said the differences between the Congress and JD (U) are growing and anytime the government
According to sources plush multiplexes have flourished throughout the city over the last decade, Rex Theatre stood out as a bastion for the bygone years of single screen cinema in the Central Business District. Meanwhile with over 80 years of history etched into its walls, Rex Theatre on Brigade Road will darken its screens for the last time on December 31.
Reports stated that a blast took place inside IISC, Bengaluru on Wednesday (5th December, 2018) at around 2.15 PM that killed a researcher and injured three. Accordingly the 27 year old Manoj Kumar was killed in this accident while Athulya Kumar, Naresh Kumar and Karthik Shenoy escaped with injuries.
According to sources in light of rising commuter demand for the metro, authorities are now positively thinking of gradually starting an early service at 7 am on Sundays too. Meanwhile Ajay Seth, Managing Director of Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation told TNM, “We are not in a position to announce a date, but within a few months, we will be able to start operations from 7 am without changing
Superstar Rajinikanth revealed that Kannada Rebel star Ambareesh had jokingly threatened him that he'll be killing him if he doesn't visit his home next time. Superstar Rajinikanth had been to Karnataka to pay last respects to his dearest friend Ambareesh and he was unable to control his tears seeing his friend's lifeless body.
According to sources "The 3 wheeler range Treo and Treo Yaari are powered with lithium ion battery, which gives 170 km ride for a single charge, said Mahindra Electric Mobility Ltd Chairman Pawan Goenka on the occasion. Meanwhile the $21 billion Mahindra group has invested Rs 100 crore in setting up a technology plant in the city's southern outskirts, with an installed capacity of 25,000 units per annum to make the e-autos for Karnataka initially.
As per report officials at the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) explained that passengers who opt for a web check-in will be able to drop their bags without waiting in long queues and head directly to the boarding gate. A source at the airport told “The passenger needs to go to these machines placed at the counters of the specific airline and place the check-in luggage on the conveyor belt near the counter.
As per report Bengaluru, Mysuru and a few other places in southern Karnataka are expected to receive rain showers this week due to the influence of cyclone Gaja, set to make landfall in Tamilnadu on Wednesday. Meanwhile the Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre (KSNDMC) has predicted cloudy weather with light rains in Bengaluru on November 16.
Accordingly Actor Sruthi Hariharan, who has leveled charges of sexual harassment against south Indian actor Arjun Sarja, recorded her statement before the magistrate on Wednesday. Meanwhile her statement comes two days after Arjun Sarja appeared before Bengaluru’s Cubbon Park Police for questioning in connection with the case.
According to sources BJP may hue and cry over Karnataka by-polls verdict where Congress-JD(S) combine swept the polls. Congress-JD(S) has won 2 Lok Sabha and 2 Assembly seats. Buoyed with the result, JD(S) and Congress announced that they would contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls together and hence this is a big set-back to Modi.