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Karnataka private school staff to take out rally in Bengaluru in protest of 30% fee cut
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Karnataka private school staff to take out rally in Bengaluru in protest of 30% fee cut

A majority of private schools in Karnataka have declared holiday on Tuesday after the government's order asking schools to charge only 70% of the tuition fees this academic year

Shivamogga blast: Two detained after explosion kills six quarry workers; Yediyurappa announces Rs 5 lakh compensation
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Shivamogga blast: Two detained after explosion kills six quarry workers; Yediyurappa announces Rs 5 lakh compensation

The Karnataka chief minister condoled the deaths and said that the government has ordered an investigation into the accident. Shivamogga is Yediyurappa's home district

Major reshuffle in Karnataka cabinet as BS Yediyurappa allocates portfolios to 7 new ministers
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Major reshuffle in Karnataka cabinet as BS Yediyurappa allocates portfolios to 7 new ministers

In a significant change, JC Madhuswamy has been divested of Law, Parliamentary Affairs, Legislation and Minor Irrigation portfolios and allocated Medical Education, Kannada and Culture departments

Karnataka to receive 13.90 lakh vaccine vials, will begin inoculation by 11 Jan, says state govt
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Karnataka to receive 13.90 lakh vaccine vials, will begin inoculation by 11 Jan, says state govt

Health minister K Sudhakar said that 6.30 lakh healthcare professionals will be the first to receive the COVID-19 vaccine

Karnataka Cabinet clears anti-cow slaughter ordinance; to be sent to governor for assent
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Karnataka Cabinet clears anti-cow slaughter ordinance; to be sent to governor for assent

Once it comes into effect, there will be a blanket prohibition on cow slaughter. However, slaughter houses will continue to function and beef consumption will not be prohibited with respect to buffalo meat

BS Yediyurappa says Karnataka govt will promulgate ordinance on controversial 'anti-cattle slaughter' bill
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BS Yediyurappa says Karnataka govt will promulgate ordinance on controversial 'anti-cattle slaughter' bill

Though the Bill was passed by the state Assembly on Wednesday, it couldn't be table in the State Legislative Council as the upper house was adjourned sine die on Thursday

Karnataka Assembly session to begin today: Govt likely to introduce bills against cow slaughter, 'love jihad'
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Karnataka Assembly session to begin today: Govt likely to introduce bills against cow slaughter, 'love jihad'

The upcoming session is set to be stormy as the Congress has announced it will resist any move against inter-faith marriages, while the BJP will try to corner it by raising the recent attacks on Bajrang Dal activists in Shivamogga

Centre considers emergency use guidelines for COVID-19 vaccine; next wave 'like tsunami', warns Uddhav
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Centre considers emergency use guidelines for COVID-19 vaccine; next wave 'like tsunami', warns Uddhav

Overall, a snapshot of the countrywide COVID-19 situation showed that the total caseload rose to 90.95 lakh with 45,209 new cases on Sunday

BS Yediyurappa says Karnataka govt will ban firecrackers during Diwali due to COVID-19
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BS Yediyurappa says Karnataka govt will ban firecrackers during Diwali due to COVID-19

The govt's decision comes amid research that pollution due to firecrackers can adversely impact patients. Karnataka has reported 8,38,929 COVID-19 cases so far

Karnataka govt likely to increase flood relief measures, CM says situation in state 'more severe' than last year
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Karnataka govt likely to increase flood relief measures, CM says situation in state 'more severe' than last year

On Wednesday, the chief minister had conducted an aerial survey of Vijayapura, Kalaburagi, Yadgir and Raichur districts where the Bhima river has wreaked havoc for the last nine days

COVID-19 cases may increase in winter, Feluda test rollout expected soon, says Centre; tally crosses 70 lakh
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COVID-19 cases may increase in winter, Feluda test rollout expected soon, says Centre; tally crosses 70 lakh

The Union health ministry also said that the single-day spike in deaths in the country has remained less than 1,000 for eight consecutive days

BS Yediyurappa asks Centre for early approvals of Mekedatu, Kalasa-Banduri Nala projects
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BS Yediyurappa asks Centre for early approvals of Mekedatu, Kalasa-Banduri Nala projects

The total cost of the Mekedatu project is around Rs 9,000 crores and aims to provide drinking water to Bengaluru and surrounding areas

BS Yediyurappa leaves for Delhi to discuss Karnataka Cabinet expansion with Narendra Modi
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BS Yediyurappa leaves for Delhi to discuss Karnataka Cabinet expansion with Narendra Modi

While several BJP leaders are waiting for a chance to be inducted into the state Cabinet, those who defected from the Congress and JD(S) are also aspiring for ministerial berths

27-yr-old Bengaluru woman suspected to be first case of COVID-19 reinfection in state; govt orders clinical study
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27-yr-old Bengaluru woman suspected to be first case of COVID-19 reinfection in state; govt orders clinical study

The state health minister, expressing concern over the patient's reinfection, said efforts should be made to dispel public's fears

Tension prevails in Karnataka's Belagavi district over installation of statue; police lathicharge to disperse crowd
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Tension prevails in Karnataka's Belagavi district over installation of statue; police lathicharge to disperse crowd

Marathi-speaking residents in the Peeranwadi area objected to the statue of Sangolli Rayanna as they want to install a statue of Shivaji at the same spot

Former IPS officer K Annamalai joins BJP, hints at contesting next year's Tamil Nadu Assembly polls
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Former IPS officer K Annamalai joins BJP, hints at contesting next year's Tamil Nadu Assembly polls

Ending months of speculation about his foray into politics, Annamalai joined the saffron party at its Delhi headquarters, in the presence of party's national president JP Nadda

Karnataka health minister B Sriramulu's mother succumbs to COVID-19 one day after recovering
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Karnataka health minister B Sriramulu's mother succumbs to COVID-19 one day after recovering

Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar and many other ministers in Karnataka condoled her death

Doctor on COVID-19 duty dies by suicide in Karnataka; colleagues blame intense 'work pressure'
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Doctor on COVID-19 duty dies by suicide in Karnataka; colleagues blame intense 'work pressure'

The state government said an inquiry has been ordered into the death of the 43-year-old doctor and advised medical professionals to share their problems with their superiors

Bengaluru violence: Karnataka HC to hear govt's plea for 'claim commissioner' to assess damage to public propertyon 25 Aug
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Bengaluru violence: Karnataka HC to hear govt's plea for 'claim commissioner' to assess damage to public propertyon 25 Aug

The state govt is seeking the appointment of a judicial officer to recover losses from those who damaged public property during the 11 August violence in the city

Bengaluru violence: Ex-mayor R Sampath Raj and corporator questioned in riots case
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Bengaluru violence: Ex-mayor R Sampath Raj and corporator questioned in riots case

They were summoned by authorities to find out whether local politics in DJ Halli area was the reason behind the violence on 11 August