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Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna and Rishi Kapoor-starrer Amar Akbar Anthony completes 43 years today.

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Referencing the sequence in the trailer where we see the characters of John David Washington and Robert Pattinson talking about an imminent plane crash, Christopher Nolan said that after weighing all the pros and cons, they decided to blow up an actual plane for the shoot.

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Preksha Mehta passed away in Indore on Monday. She hanged herself at her house where she was living with her parents.

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The company has already reopened locations across Australia, Canada, Austria, Germany, South Korea, Italy and Switzerland, and plans to start opening stores in Japan and Sweden this week.

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Since the SwissCovid works on Apple-Google’s contact-tracing framework, it operates in a “decentralised” way.

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Currently, the Realme X3 Super Zoom is available only in the European market and there are no words on whether the device will be made available in other markets or not. It is unlikely that the Realme X3 Super Zoom will head to the Indian market.

Bangalore News

Karnataka to reopen temples from June 1; final decision after Centre guidelines
Karnataka to reopen temples from June 1; final decision after Centre guidelines

If they do open on June 1, temples will have to follow a standard operating protocol (SOP) across the state.

Karnataka to decide on reopening hotels, restaurants by May 31
Karnataka to decide on reopening hotels, restaurants by May 31

Earlier in the day, a delegation of the Karnataka Pradesh Hotel and Restaurants’ Association (KPHRA) met the chief minister at his office in Bengaluru and requested him to grant permission to re-open the hotels.

Karnataka: Complete college syllabus online, CM Yediyurappa says
Karnataka: Complete college syllabus online, CM Yediyurappa says

During the meeting, officials said about 79 per cent of the syllabus was complete and the remaining 21 per cent would be completed through online classes within May 31.

Karnataka COVID-19 wrap: As cases rise, govt says capable to handle worse, migrant workers puzzled with SMSs
Karnataka COVID-19 wrap: As cases rise, govt says capable to handle worse, migrant workers puzzled with SMSs

Meanwhile, the number of COVID-19 samples tested in the state witnessed a minor dip as only 9,020 were done on Monday. The state government had earlier promised to conduct 10,000 tests per day. 

At Bengaluru airport: Eyebrows raised as minister ‘skips quarantine’; 5-year-old travels alone to reunite with family
At Bengaluru airport: Eyebrows raised as minister ‘skips quarantine’; 5-year-old travels alone to reunite with family

Union Minister and BJP MP from Bengaluru North, Sadananda Gowda, said as minister-in-charge of Department of Pharmaceuticals, he came under the essential services category and was hence exempt from quarantine rules.

Bengaluru: BMTC introduces flat-fare system, bus fares to start from Rs 5 now
Bengaluru: BMTC introduces flat-fare system, bus fares to start from Rs 5 now

BMTC has been facing flak right from the first day of operations post-lockdown for its new contactless ticketing system. Commuters and citizen activists had pointed out that the daily passes worth Rs 70 were not feasible for those travelling short distances.

How Karnataka is using tech-driven solutions to fight Covid-19
How Karnataka is using tech-driven solutions to fight Covid-19

A gamut of tech interventions have helped Karnataka tide through the Covid-19 times

Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: In last 9 days, cases double; Sunday shutdown a success in Bengaluru
Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: In last 9 days, cases double; Sunday shutdown a success in Bengaluru

The Karnataka government has decided not to charge migrants for their journey to railway stations to board Shramik Special trains.

At Bengaluru airport, contactless ‘parking-to-boarding’ for passengers, here’s how it will work
At Bengaluru airport, contactless ‘parking-to-boarding’ for passengers, here’s how it will work

Under the new contactless process, body scanning will be done using Door Frame Metal Detectors (DFMD). Stamping of the boarding pass has been suspended, as directed by the DGCA. Hand sanitisers will be available before and after security check.

Hopeful migrants continue to arrive at Bengaluru travel camp as govt tries to shut it
Hopeful migrants continue to arrive at Bengaluru travel camp as govt tries to shut it

Ever since it started, the camp at the BIEC, located 35 km outside Bengaluru, has served as a centre for accommodating migrant workers trudging long distances on the highways around Bengaluru to get home.

Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: State to bear cost of stranded migrants’ travel back home
Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: State to bear cost of stranded migrants’ travel back home

Welcoming the move, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President D K Shivakumar said, “Thank you CM Yediyurappa for favourably considering the Congress party’s demands to take up the cause of our nation builders.”

Bengaluru airfares chart: How much would it cost to fly now to other cities?
Bengaluru airfares chart: How much would it cost to fly now to other cities?

As per the rates published by the DGCA on Thursday, the flight fares for travel between Bengaluru and Delhi will be within the range of Rs 4,500 to Rs 13,000 starting May 25.

Bengaluru: Over 900 complaints filed against private schools over fee hike
Bengaluru: Over 900 complaints filed against private schools over fee hike

Most complaints, DPI data showed, were against schools in Bengaluru South — 782 against 117 institutions, followed by Bengaluru North — 113 complaints pertaining to 45 schools.

Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: More Maharashtra returnees test positive, 100th Shramik train leaves with migrants
Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: More Maharashtra returnees test positive, 100th Shramik train leaves with migrants

Spa and salon staff members have been asked to mandatorily wear masks, head cover, and apron, apart from sanitising hands after each service.

Contactless bus travel in Bengaluru receives mixed response on day 1
Contactless bus travel in Bengaluru receives mixed response on day 1

However, BMTC managed to raise Rs 63 lakhs revenue on the very first day of resuming services in the city after nearly two months of shutdown.

‘Loud sound’ that had Bangalore in a tizzy was from IAF test flight
‘Loud sound’ that had Bangalore in a tizzy was from IAF test flight

Bengaluru Defence PRO said in a statement, “It was a routine IAF Test Flight involving a supersonic profile which took off from Bluru Airport and flew in the allotted airspace well outside City limits.”

Mysuru is only city in South India to bag 5-star garbage-free city tag
Mysuru is only city in South India to bag 5-star garbage-free city tag

The ‘Star Rating Protocol’ was launched in January 2018 by the ministry to create awareness on the importance of sanitation and motivate residents to achieve higher degrees of cleanliness.

Explain refusal to pay train fares of migrant workers: Karnataka HC to state
Explain refusal to pay train fares of migrant workers: Karnataka HC to state

This week, the high court asked Karnataka to make its stand clear on funding the train fares of migrant workers after a memo placed in court on behalf of the Government of India said that some states had paid in advance to arrange the travel of migrant workers.

Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: State records highest daily spike with 127 cases; BMTC KSRTC start bus services
Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: State records highest daily spike with 127 cases; BMTC KSRTC start bus services

Karnataka on Tuesday recorded the highest single-day spike in Covid-19 cases with 127 confirmed cases taking the total number of infections to 1,373 in the state.

Bengaluru bus travel set to go cashless, ticketing turns digital
Bengaluru bus travel set to go cashless, ticketing turns digital

In a statement, BMTC clarified that only passengers having monthly, weekly, or daily passes will be allowed to travel in buses plying across the city, in a bid to maintain social distancing.

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