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Omicron variant: States tighten restrictions amid concerns of new Covid strain

KEY STORY  The state governments in India have started taking precautionary measures following the World Health Organisation's (WHO) labelling of the new Covid-19 strain 'Omicron'...

India 14 for 1 after dismissing New Zealand for 296 on day 3 of...

KEY STORY India reached 14 for one in their second innings at stumps after dismissing New Zealand for 296 on the third day of...

SKM suspends November 29 tractor march to parliament

KEY STORY The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) has suspended its November 29 tractor march to Parliament and it will hold a meeting next month...

Karnataka resident doctors calls for indefinite strike from 29 Nov. Read here

KEY STORY  Karnataka Association of Resident Doctors, on Sunday, called for a statewide indefinite strike from 29 November. They called to withdraw all elective...

Mallikarjun Kharge calls Opposition parties meeting on Monday to create consensus over issues

KEY STORY Ahead of the Parliament winter session, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge has called on a meeting on Monday of...

Comedian Munawar Faruqui’s cancelled show was a charity special for Puneeth Rajkumar’s foundation

KEY STORY Stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui took to Twitter to share an emotional note after his show, which was scheduled for November 28, was...

Fresh COVID measures in Karnataka: Increased screening, mandatory negative RT-PCR for passengers among key...

KEY STORY The Karnataka government has issued a slew of measures in light of the increasing COVID-19 cases in the state and in light...

Bengaluru mandates RT-PCR test, quarantine for passengers from Omicron-affected nations

KEY STORY Karnataka Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar on Saturday said people arriving from the countries affected by the new variant of COVID-19 (Omicron),...

Karnataka Skill development Corp to train nurses, farmers going abroad

KEY STORY Be it demand for farmers in Japan or nurses in the United Kingdom, the Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC) is looking to...

Lockdown in Karnataka? Health minister makes BIG statement as COVID tally at Dharwad medical...

KEY STORY  After 99 more medical college students and faculty members were tested COVID-19 positive in Karnataka's Dharwad, taking the total number of affected...