Monthly Archives: May 2021

Few takers for temporary doctor positions in government hospitals in Dakshina Kannada – The New Indian Express

Express press service MANGALURU: Even as Dakshina Kannada strives to flatten the curve of Covid-19, the poor response to the campaign to recruit temporary doctors, nurses and Group D staff to work at the hospital in Wenlock district and taluk hospitals add to the authorities’ woes. The Health Department and …

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Malaysian government announces total lockdown

Kuala Lumpur, May 29 (IANS): Malaysia will be placed under full lockdown as daily Covid-19 cases have risen to more than 8,000, the government has announced. In the first phase of the lockdown which will be enforced from June 1 to 14, all social and economic sectors will not …

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Karnataka government is a ‘tripartite coalition’, says Minister CP Yogeshwara

Karnataka government is a ‘tripartite coalition’, says Minister CP Yogeshwara Bengaluru: Karnataka Tourism Minister CP Yogeshwara, the blue-eyed former boy of Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, is the latest in the party to rebel against him, saying the current dispensation in the state cannot be called a BJP government but “a …

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Bangalore: Private schools refuse to reopen until government responds to demands

Daijiworld Media Network – Bangalore (SD) Bangalore, May 26: Citing the government’s apathy towards the needs of private schools and lack of funds, several private school associations in Karnataka, alongside the Federation of Teachers and the Association of Minority Educational Institutions, said that they would not resume classes for the …

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Bangalore: Private schools refuse to reopen until government meets requirements

Daijiworld Media Network – Bangalore (SD) Bangalore, May 26: Citing the government’s apathy towards the needs of private schools and lack of funds, several private school associations in Karnataka, alongside the Federation of Teachers and the Association of Minority Educational Institutions, said that they would not resume classes for the …

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Luxury hotels offer unprecedented discounts on direct guest bookings amid low occupancy

Indian Hotels Company’s Taj Hotels is offering 25% off to members who book direct. New Delhi: The hospitality industry is sparing no effort to survive the second wave of coronavirus. Upscale hotels, which have been the biggest victim of the pandemic, are now offering incredible discounts and giveaways to guests …

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Karnataka’s BJP government ignored fishermen: Pramod Madhwaraj | Mangaluru News

MANGALURU: Former minister and Congress leader Pramod Madhwaraj says BJP government ignored fishermen when announcing lockdown scheme. Madhwaraj said the government has not announced any package for the fishing community, which has faced difficulties due to the lockdown. “The BJP banked the votes of the fishing community during the elections …

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Dubai forces hotels to comply with sustainability requirements by July 1

By Puja Gupta New Delhi, May 20 (IANS): The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commercial Marketing (Dubai Tourism) requires all hotels to comply with the sustainability requirements for hotel establishments by the deadline of July 1, 2021, as set by Dubai Sustainable Tourism (DST), an initiative to further strengthen Dubai’s …

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Mangaluru: Loss of Harekala Dam – Ravindra Shetty Vows to Get Government’s Attention

Mohan Kutar Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (SP) Mangaluru, May 18: Chairman of Karnataka State Nomadic and Semi Nomadic Corporation, K Ravindra Shetty Ulidottu has promised to inform the state government of the loss of several million rupees suffered by the company implementing the Harekala-Adyar Dam project. He was speaking …

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Black fungal infection: Karnataka government seeks more details from health experts

On Wednesday, the Karnataka government requested detailed information from health experts on mucormycosis or black fungus infection detected among Covid patients in the state. Karnataka Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar said, “I had a discussion with the Technical Advisory Committee and clinicians to submit a detailed report on Black Fungus …

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As travel stops, hotels turn into hospitals

Sarovar Hotels is the latest name in the hotel industry to come forward and launch a dedicated COVID-19 care center in Delhi NCR. The hotel chain recently launched a 60-bed facility at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Gurgaon, with 80% of its facilities reserved for seniors. The initiative was launched …

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Government bans international flights until May 31

The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has extended until May 31, 2021 the ban on international flights scheduled to and from India. The announcement was made via a circular posted on Twitter on April 30 by the DGCA. The circular made some exemptions on the operation of some flights …

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