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India set for muted New Year's celebrations as Omicron threat looms; a look at curbs put in place for 31 Dec
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India set for muted New Year's celebrations as Omicron threat looms; a look at curbs put in place for 31 Dec

From restricting movementm of those unvaccinated, mask mandate and imposing night curbs on New Year's eve, many state goverments have put down measures in order to prevent the fast-spreading COVID-19 strain gaining foothold

Journalist Gauri Lankesh laid to rest with full state honours; SIT formed as condemnation pours in
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Journalist Gauri Lankesh laid to rest with full state honours; SIT formed as condemnation pours in

Lankesh, 55, was buried at a cemetery in Chamarajpet in central Bengaluru. Her eyes were donated to be used for the needy, the family said.

Hindi signs at Bengaluru metros: Police chief Praveen Sood, who was tough on pro-Kannada activists, shunted out
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Hindi signs at Bengaluru metros: Police chief Praveen Sood, who was tough on pro-Kannada activists, shunted out

The Karnataka government on Monday transferred city police chief Praveen Sood who had come under severe criticism from Kannada activists and writers

Karnataka govt scraps Bengaluru steel flyover project in a major victory to citizens' protests
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Karnataka govt scraps Bengaluru steel flyover project in a major victory to citizens' protests

In a major victory to protesting Bengaluru residents, the Karnataka government on Thursday decided to withdraw the steel flyover project connecting Chalukya circle to the Hebbal flyover. Reports suggest that Karnataka Urban Development minister KJ george will soon announce the decision in public.