Lockdown has terminated our business; provide a package to us, says Sound, Lighting, Photographers and Catering Owners

Saturday, May 22nd, 2021
Sounds & lights

Mangaluru : Sound and Lighting, Photographers, Catering and Shamiyana business is completely stopped after corona lockdown, employees associated with them too have been rendered jobless said, Associations Presidents here on May 22, Saturday. They have appealed to the government to announce a package for them during the lockdown. Last time too we were deprived of any package and this year […]

The government assured to fulfill 9 demands out of 10 f transport department employees

Sunday, January 31st, 2021

Mangaluru : Deputy chief minister (DCM) and minister for Transport Laxman Savadi said that the government assured the employees of transporting department taking necessary measures to fulfill 9 demands out of 10.” He was speaking after the felicitation receiving  at the District BJP office in the city on January 30, Saturday. District in-charge minister Kota Srinivas Poojary, […]

18 employees of a hotel in Udupi tests corona positive after hotel owner infected with Corona

Monday, July 20th, 2020

Udupi: At least 18 employees of a hotel in the Udupi Karavali bypass have tested with coronavirus positive on Monday, July 20. About 20 employees were sent to Home Quarantine after hotel owner tests positives for Corona virus. But two of employees  have gone to Bhatkal in violation of the Quarantine Rule. The remaining 18 were tested and  the report was […]

Man poses as customer; flees with gold jewelry worth Rs 2 lakh

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
gold jewelry

Mangaluru: In an incident reported, a man posing as customer managed to flee with 72 grams gold jewelry from a shop in the city; the worth of stolen items has been estimated at Rs 2 lakh. It is said that as the owners were checking the stock, they found the shortage of 72 grams gold. […]

KSRTC driver stops busses on Sunday evening; police intervened

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Mangaluru: KSRTC employees tried to stop busses plying from KSRTC bus stand Bejai on Sunday night and Barke police came in the middle and took the situation under control. Late evening on Sunday, KSRTC drivers started to park their busses at the luggage section and then the busses were parked at the entrance of the […]

KSRTC strikes demanding hike in pay

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Bengaluru: Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation Divisional Controller K Ramamurthy told that a few employees had agreed to work and were not joining the protest. They have also sought the help of the police to provide security for the buses and the employees. “The money towards the tickets already booked will be refunded if the buses […]

Strike can not be taken back, even on Enforcement of ESMA

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Mangaluru: Various trade union leaders under the banner of Joint Committee of Trade Unions of Karnataka State Transport Corporations on Sunday urged workers and employees of the corporations to make the proposed July 25 strike in protest against a meagre hike of 8 per cent in their salary a success. Addressing KSRTC workers here, KSRTC […]

Janardhan Reddy withdraws bail plea

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
Janardhan Reddy

Bangalore : The former Minister G. Janardhan Reddy on Tuesday withdrew his petition from the Karnataka High Court in which he had sought bail in the criminal case registered against him in connection with illegal transport of iron from the Belekeri port, near Karwar. Following this, Justice Budihal R.B. dismissed the petition as being “withdrawn.” […]

Regularised daily wage workers won’t get promotion

Monday, April 21st, 2014
Daily Wages

Bangalore : The State government has notified the final Karnataka Daily Wage Employees Welfare Rules sticking to its provision made in the draft rules that daily wage employees who have been regularised will not be eligible for promotion for the rest of their service. The government had published the draft rules in November last pertaining […]

Karnataka govt to enforce dress code for its employees

Sunday, September 15th, 2013
govt office

Bangalore: Now a dress code for Karnataka government employees—pant and shirt/pyjama/kurta for men and saree or “chudidar” for women. The state government has announced enforcement of a dress code for its officials and staff after some were found to wear clothes “that did not bring any repute” to the offices. A September 12 government circular […]