Manjunath Prasad

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Bengal denying trains to migrants, it's injustice: Shah to Banerjee

09 May 2020

Bengal denying trains to migrants, it's injustice: Shah to Banerjee

Trains meant to ferry migrant workers to their home states sparked a battle between political adversaries Amit Shah and Trinamool's Mamata Banerjee with the former writing a letter today underlining that Banerjee's government was doing "injustice".

Yediyurappa requests migrant workers to stay; Karnataka halts trains

06 May 2020

Yediyurappa requests migrant workers to stay; Karnataka halts trains

The BJP-led Karnataka government has applied brakes on trains meant to ferry migrant workers to their home states, urging them to stay back as their exodus threatens construction industry and other economic activities.

Bengaluru: Citizens ask for better focus on roads, sanitation

22 Feb 2018

Bengaluru: Citizens ask for better focus on roads, sanitation

A recent survey carried out by a non-profit organization showed that city people want the civic bodies to improve the situation of roads and drivability. Health and sanitation was the next category that saw quite a lot of inputs.

Bengaluru: Karnataka gears up for Vidhana Soudha's diamond jubilee

12 Oct 2017

Bengaluru: Karnataka gears up for Vidhana Soudha's diamond jubilee

Karnataka is all set to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Vidhana Soudha on October 25th.

No breakfast at Indira Canteen for K'taka Congress President Parameshwara

06 Sep 2017

No breakfast at Indira Canteen for K'taka Congress President Parameshwara

Karnataka Congress President G Parameshwara conducted a random check at the Indira Canteen in Bengaluru's Ganganagar.

Bengaluru: Robot excavators arriving soon to save flooded city

05 Sep 2017

Bengaluru: Robot excavators arriving soon to save flooded city

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is soon going to procure multi-purpose robot excavators to dredge and clean the clogged drains of the flooded city.

Moved by the response at Indira canteens: Karnataka Minister

03 Sep 2017

Moved by the response at Indira canteens: Karnataka Minister

After recording a footfall of nearly 15 lakh at Indira Canteens within only three weeks, Karnataka Government has decided to start such canteens in seven government hospitals across in Bengaluru.

Bengaluru to now have pod taxis?

10 May 2017

Bengaluru to now have pod taxis?

Commissioner of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike (BBMP), Manjunath Prasad claimed that the civic body is planning to implement pod taxis in the city.

Transgenders have their own category in this year's PU exam

09 Mar 2017

Transgenders have their own category in this year's PU exam

19 transgenders will have the opportunity to write their second pre-university exam in Karnataka under the category of "transgenders."

Uteruses of 2,200 women in Kalaburagi removed in major racket

07 Feb 2017

Uteruses of 2,200 women in Kalaburagi removed in major racket

2,200 women of the Lambani and Dalit communities in Kalaburagi have had their uteruses removed in a major racket.