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Bengaluru Restaurant, Pub Owners Expect Losses Due To Night Curfew

Bengaluru Restaurant, Pub Owners Expect Losses Due To Night Curfew

Written by Maya Sharma | Friday April 09, 2021, Bengaluru

The Karnataka government's announcement of a 10-day night curfew in Bengaluru starting Saturday has triggered concerns in the local restaurant and pub industry, which is expecting losses because of it.

Night Curfew In Bengaluru, 6 Other Cities In Karnataka From Tomorrow

Night Curfew In Bengaluru, 6 Other Cities In Karnataka From Tomorrow

Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday April 08, 2021, Bengaluru

Bengaluru and six other cities in Karnataka will enforce a night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am starting Saturday, the government announced on Thursday, minutes after PM Modi urged states to announce fresh curbs to tackle soaring COVID-19 cases.

Over 50 Lakh Vaccinated In Karnataka, Bengaluru Sees Positive Response

Over 50 Lakh Vaccinated In Karnataka, Bengaluru Sees Positive Response

Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday April 08, 2021

Karnataka has so far given over 50 lakh Covid vaccinations - including both first and second doses. The state is the 6th highest when it comes to vaccination numbers.

With Covid Cases Nearing 5,000 A Day, Bengaluru Chalks "Booth-Level" Plan

With Covid Cases Nearing 5,000 A Day, Bengaluru Chalks "Booth-Level" Plan

Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday April 08, 2021, Bengaluru

While the city of Bengaluru reported almost 5,000 new cases of COVID-19 in the most recent 24-hour data, rivalling Delhi and amounting to around half as many as Mumbai, the Karnataka government on Thursday insisted that it is ready to tackle the risi

Nearly 500 Children Tested Positive For COVID-19 This Month In Bengaluru

Nearly 500 Children Tested Positive For COVID-19 This Month In Bengaluru

Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday March 31, 2021, Bengaluru

Karnataka's capital, Bengaluru, is seeing a huge surge in the COVID-19 numbers and children are not being spared in this spike. As per the data released on Tuesday evening, Of the nearly 2,000 positive cases, 50 were children under the age of ten yea

Covid Beds Nearly Full, How Bengaluru Hospitals Are Battling Rising Cases

Covid Beds Nearly Full, How Bengaluru Hospitals Are Battling Rising Cases

Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday March 30, 2021, Bengaluru

Amid a steep rise in the Coronavirus cases in Bengaluru, almost all the beds set aside for the Covid patients in many hospitals have been occupied.

Bengaluru Records Steep Rise In Covid Cases As Second Wave Hits Karnataka

Bengaluru Records Steep Rise In Covid Cases As Second Wave Hits Karnataka

Written by Maya Sharma | Monday March 29, 2021, Bengaluru

Bengaluru is seeing the maximum number of COVID-19 cases in Karnataka, a state that has been hit by a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Sunday night's data showed over 2,000 fresh cases in the state capital.

Work-From-Home For Bengaluru Goldman Sachs Staff As Covid Cases Rise

Work-From-Home For Bengaluru Goldman Sachs Staff As Covid Cases Rise

Reuters | Thursday March 25, 2021, Bengaluru

Goldman Sachs told all but critical staff at its operation in Bengaluru to return to working from home on Wednesday, reversing moves to get staff back to one of its biggest global offices as coronavirus infections in the city grew.

"Covid Cases Rising, But No Need For Curfew": Bengaluru Civic Body Chief

"Covid Cases Rising, But No Need For Curfew": Bengaluru Civic Body Chief

Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday March 24, 2021, Bengaluru

COVID-19 cases have been rising in Karnataka and the most number of cases has been reported from state capital Bengaluru, a top official of the municipal corporation said.

In Pics: Not Japan, This Pink Wonderland Is Bengaluru

In Pics: Not Japan, This Pink Wonderland Is Bengaluru

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday March 23, 2021, Bengaluru

When it comes to the streets littered with fallen pink leaves and canopies of pink flowers sheltering the roads, one often thinks of Japan.

Baby Girl Born Mid-Air On IndiGo Flight With Help Of Cabin Crew, Doctor

Baby Girl Born Mid-Air On IndiGo Flight With Help Of Cabin Crew, Doctor

Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 17, 2021, New Delhi

A baby girl was born on board IndiGo's Bengaluru-Jaipur flight mid-air this morning with the help of cabin crew and a doctor, according to an airline statement.

"Never Hit Him" vs "She Threw Shoes": What Woman, Zomato Agent Told NDTV

"Never Hit Him" vs "She Threw Shoes": What Woman, Zomato Agent Told NDTV

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday March 12, 2021, Bengaluru

A Bengaluru woman who alleged that she was attacked by a Zomato delivery agent and shared videos showing her bleeding nose said today that she was left shaken by the encounter that lasted a few minutes. Hitesha Chandranee, speaking to NDTV, also emphatically denied the man's version that she had abused him and hit him with a slipper.

After Bengaluru Woman Alleges Attack, Zomato Delivery Man's Counter

After Bengaluru Woman Alleges Attack, Zomato Delivery Man's Counter

Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Friday March 12, 2021, New Delhi

Two days after a Zomato executive allegedly assaulted a Bengaluru woman following delayed delivery, the accused man has claimed that the online content creator herself was to blame as she began verbally abusing him and then hit him with a slipper. She then accidentally hurt herself, causing her to bleed, he told a news website.

Bengaluru Woman Alleges Zomato Delivery Man Hit Her, Shows Bloody Nose

Bengaluru Woman Alleges Zomato Delivery Man Hit Her, Shows Bloody Nose

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Debanish Achom | Wednesday March 10, 2021, Bengaluru

A woman in Bengaluru has alleged a man delivering food for Zomato assaulted her inside her house over delay in bringing her order.

Bengaluru Tops Ease Of Living Index. 'Except Traffic,' Say Residents

Bengaluru Tops Ease Of Living Index. 'Except Traffic,' Say Residents

Written by Maya Sharma | Friday March 05, 2021, Bengaluru

An "ease of living index" released by the Urban Development Ministry aims to measure the well-being of citizens in 111 cities. 49 indicators of quality of life, economic-ability and sustainability under 13 categories were measured. The aim of the index is to accelerate India's urban development and guide evidence-based policymaking. It also works to promote healthy competition among cities. The city that ranked the best with a population of over one million is Bengaluru.