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Main Amitabh ka ashiq hoon: Tale of a Bengaluru underworld don

Main Amitabh ka ashiq hoon: Tale of a Bengaluru underworld don

A fight sequence in the street with a man wearing bell-bottoms, brandishing a knife – looks straight out of a film starring Amitabh Bachchan. But sadly, this is the tale of one of Bengaluru’s dons,

Nov 12, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
PM unveils key railway track in north Karnataka

PM unveils key railway track in north Karnataka

The new track, laid over 16 years, was originally estimated to cost Rs 370 crore but escalated to Rs 1,542 crore. 

Oct 29, 2017, 22:19 PM IST
Shocking! Hairy spider finds home in this Karnataka woman's ear: Watch

Shocking! Hairy spider finds home in this Karnataka woman's ear: Watch

She even dug her finger into her ear canal to see if there was something.

Oct 28, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
Fake stamp paper scam convict Abdul Karim Telgi on ventilator support, critical

Fake stamp paper scam convict Abdul Karim Telgi on ventilator support, critical

Abdul Karim Telgi, a convict in counterfeit stamp paper scam case, has been put on a ventilator support at a hospital in Bengaluru.

Oct 24, 2017, 09:24 AM IST
No respite for Bengaluru; after potholes, heavy rains wreak havoc in city, 5 dead

No respite for Bengaluru; after potholes, heavy rains wreak havoc in city, 5 dead

Several people have been reported dead as incessant rainfall continues to lash Bengaluru and other parts of south India on Sunday.

Oct 15, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Gauri Lankesh murder: We have identified killers, claims Karnataka Home Minister

Gauri Lankesh murder: We have identified killers, claims Karnataka Home Minister

Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy on Tuesday asserted that the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh has received 'some information and clues' but

Oct 03, 2017, 19:34 PM IST
Congress' Sampath Raj elected Bengaluru mayor, Padmavathi his deputy

Congress' Sampath Raj elected Bengaluru mayor, Padmavathi his deputy

Congress candidate Sampath Raj and Padmavathi of Janata Dal Secular were on Thursday elected mayor and deputy mayor of the Bengaluru city.

Sep 28, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
Income Tax raids on firms owned by ex-UPA minister SM Krishna's son-in-law

Income Tax raids on firms owned by ex-UPA minister SM Krishna's son-in-law

The officials of the Income Tax Department are conducting raids on several properties belonging to former Karnataka chief minister SM Krishna's son-in-law, said reports on Thursday. 

Sep 21, 2017, 10:17 AM IST
Gauri Lankesh, Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi were killed with same pistol, suggests probe

Gauri Lankesh, Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi were killed with same pistol, suggests probe

 Journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh and noted Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi were possibly killed with the same weapon – a 7.65mm country-made pistol - preliminary findings of the  Forensic Sciences

Sep 13, 2017, 08:09 AM IST
Gauri Lankesh murder: Hundreds protest in Bengaluru, demand justice

Gauri Lankesh murder: Hundreds protest in Bengaluru, demand justice

Hundreds of social activists, journalists, people's forums and various political party workers from across the country on Tuesday took out a protest rally here condemning the murder of journalist-

Sep 12, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
3.5 million refugee children don`t attend school: UN

3.5 million refugee children don`t attend school: UN

More than half the world`s refugee children -- some 3.5 million altogether -- do not attend school, the UN refugee agency said Tuesday, urging greater and steadier funding for their education.

Sep 12, 2017, 07:13 AM IST
Gauri Lankesh had no personal enmities; we want justice: Brother

Gauri Lankesh had no personal enmities; we want justice: Brother

The brother of late journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh on Thursday said that his sister's murder should not be politicised for political gains and all that his family cared about is justice for her.

Sep 07, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
Gauri Lankesh murder: Karnataka govt orders SIT probe; MHA seeks report

Gauri Lankesh murder: Karnataka govt orders SIT probe; MHA seeks report

 The Centre on Wednesday sought a detailed report from the Karnataka government even as Chief Minister Siddaramaiah ordered a probe by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the killing of

Sep 06, 2017, 13:41 PM IST
SC orders CBI probe into Karnataka DySP MK Ganapathy’s death

SC orders CBI probe into Karnataka DySP MK Ganapathy’s death

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into Karnataka police officer Ganapathy's death. 

Sep 05, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
To checkmate Congress in Karnataka, BJP chief Amit Shah visits Vokkaliga mutt, releases book on revered seer

To checkmate Congress in Karnataka, BJP chief Amit Shah visits Vokkaliga mutt, releases book on revered seer

In a bid to bolster support for his party, BJP national president Amit Shah on Sunday visited a top seer of the dominant Vokkaliga community in Karntaka during his three-day visit to the Congress-

Aug 14, 2017, 09:24 AM IST
T Suneel Kumar appointed new Police Commissioner of Bengaluru

T Suneel Kumar appointed new Police Commissioner of Bengaluru

The Karnataka government led by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday named T Suneel Kumar as Bengaluru's new Commissioner of Police.

Jul 31, 2017, 18:50 PM IST

Chinese national attacked: Bengaluru Police arrests five accused

The Indira Nagar police on Monday arrested all the five accused, who attacked a Chinese national with knives here.

Jul 31, 2017, 10:28 AM IST
Sasikala, Abdul Karim Telgi had special treatment inside Bengaluru jail, confirm officials

Sasikala, Abdul Karim Telgi had special treatment inside Bengaluru jail, confirm officials

Days after her revelation, the Karnataka government had shunted out Roopa. 

Jul 24, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
Bengaluru cop stops President's convoy to make way for ambulance, wins applause

Bengaluru cop stops President's convoy to make way for ambulance, wins applause

President Mukherjee was in Bengaluru over the weekend for the inauguration of the Green Line of Namma Metro.

Jun 20, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Pranab Mukherjee dedicates Bengaluru Metro to nation

Bengaluru on Saturday became the second city after Delhi to have a full-fledged Metro network in all the four directions, with President Pranab Mukherjee dedicating the last section of the first

Jun 17, 2017, 20:39 PM IST