Karnataka

  • NABH and HSSC Signed MoU for Recognition and Skilling of Healthcare Professionals

    The National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH) and Healthcare Sector Skill Council (HSSC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). The pact between NABH and HSSC aims at recognition of the HSSC certificate for NABH accreditation and develops...

    Published On January 24th, 2023
  • PM Modi Launched Development Programs in Karnataka and Maharashtra

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated several development programs in Karnataka and Maharashtra ahead of the elections. PM Modi visited the Yadgiri and Kalaburagi districts of Karnataka and laid the foundation stone and inaugurated various developmental projects related to irrigation, drinking water, and a National Highway...

    Last updated on January 23rd, 2023 09:50 am
  • Mysuru, Hampi Enlisted Under Centre’s Swadesh Darshan 2.0 Scheme

    Mysuru and Hampi are the two popular destinations in Karnataka to be promoted as a part of the new Tourism policy 'The Swadesh Darshan 2.0 Scheme, which focuses on revving up destination tourism. Mysuru and Hampi are among the 19...

    Published On January 8th, 2023
  • Groundnut Festival ‘Kadalekai Parishe’ begins in Karnataka

    The annual festival of 'Kadalekai Parishe', also known as the groundnut festival, Kadalekai Parishe is a fair held in the month of Kartik near Basavanagudi in Bengaluru. It happens near the Dodda Ganesha temple and the Bull Temple at Basavanagudi....

    Published On November 24th, 2022
  • PM Modi Unveiled 108-feet tall ‘Statue of Prosperity’

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a 108 feet tall bronze statue of Sri Nadaprabhu Kempegowda in Bengaluru. The 'Statue of Prosperity' is made to commemorate the contribution of Nadaprabhu Kempegowda who is the founder of Bengaluru. The statue was conceptualized...

    Published On November 14th, 2022
  • Puneeth Rajkumar conferred ‘Karnataka Ratna’ posthumously

    The Karnataka government honored the late actor with the Karnataka Ratna award on 1st November 2022. The late Kannada Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar's last film, Gandhada Gudi, was released on 28th October 2022. Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar, Puneeth Rajkumar’s wife, received...

    Published On November 3rd, 2022
  • Karnataka cabinet increased reservation for SC, ST community

    The Karnataka cabinet decided to promulgate an ordinance to raise reservations for Scheduled Caste (SCs) by 2 percent and for Scheduled Tribe (STs) by 4 percent. The Karnataka cabinet is chaired by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai. The decision by the...

    Published On October 26th, 2022
  • India’s under-5 mortality rate declines by 3 points; largest drops in UP and Karnataka

    India's under-5 mortality rate declines by 3 points: According to the Sample Registration System (SRS) Statistical Report 2020, India's under-5 mortality rate has dramatically decreased from 35 per 1,000 live births in 2019 to 32 per 1,000 live births in...

    Published On September 24th, 2022
  • Karnataka introduces the VentuRISE Global Startup Challenge

    VentuRISE Global Startup Challenge: The Karnataka government announced the worldwide startup competition VentuRISE Global Startup Challenge, which aims to aid entrepreneurs in the manufacturing and sustainability-related industries. The global startups will give business owners from all over the world a...

    Published On September 3rd, 2022
  • Karnataka govt and Isha Foundation inked an MoU to promote agriculture

    According to its founder Jaggi Vasudev (Sadhguru), the Isha Foundation will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Karnataka government to enhance soil health, as part of its "Save Soil" campaign. In addition to other ministers, Chief Minister Basavaraj...

    Published On August 26th, 2022