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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
Bengaluru's Namma Metro: President Pranab Mukherjee to inaugurate Green Line section today

Bengaluru's Namma Metro: President Pranab Mukherjee to inaugurate Green Line section today

The Phase 1, called the Namma Metro, was delayed for more than six years due to various reasons.

Jun 17, 2017, 14:12 PM IST
Karnataka assembly session called off as Congress MLAs attend meeting called by Rahul Gandhi

Karnataka assembly session called off as Congress MLAs attend meeting called by Rahul Gandhi

Today's session of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly was reportedly called off as ruling Congress MLAs rushed to attend a crucial meet called by AICC vice president Rahul Gandhi who had come here to

Jun 12, 2017, 16:05 PM IST
Amid court battle with BJP, Congress to relaunch 'National Herald' today

Amid court battle with BJP, Congress to relaunch 'National Herald' today

The Congress Party will relaunch the National Herald newspaper here on Monday, which was founded by former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

Jun 12, 2017, 09:37 AM IST
Karnataka bandh today: Mixed response to shutdown call; KSRTC, BMTC operate bus services as usual

Karnataka bandh today: Mixed response to shutdown call; KSRTC, BMTC operate bus services as usual

The dawn-to-dusk bandh in Karnataka has been called by 'Kannada Okoota', an umbrella organisation of Kannada bodies.

Jun 12, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
Soon, 'mini-Niagara falls' at Bengaluru's Lalbagh Botanical Garden

Soon, 'mini-Niagara falls' at Bengaluru's Lalbagh Botanical Garden

The Lalbagh Botanical Garden will offer another marvel to visiting tourists.

May 03, 2017, 16:08 PM IST
BENGALURU HORROR! Woman molested by Ola driver - Chilling details of what happened with victim

BENGALURU HORROR! Woman molested by Ola driver - Chilling details of what happened with victim

There seems to be no end in sight to crimes against women.

May 02, 2017, 10:48 AM IST
Banned notes worth Rs 14.80 crore found at ex-corporator's home in Bengaluru - Watch

Banned notes worth Rs 14.80 crore found at ex-corporator's home in Bengaluru - Watch

V Nagaraj, popularly known as "Bomb Naga", is alleged to have been involved in converting black money into white by exchanging old currency notes since they were banned on November 8.

Apr 14, 2017, 20:49 PM IST
Karnataka bypolls results: Siddaramaiah expresses happiness over victory, says EVMs not tampered

Karnataka bypolls results: Siddaramaiah expresses happiness over victory, says EVMs not tampered

Expressing happiness over the recent victory in the state bypolls, Karnataka Chief Minister K. Siddaramaiah on Thursday defended his government from the ongoing Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs)

Apr 13, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Rules at stake in Bengaluru jail for Sasikala, AIADMK leader meets visitors 12 times a month when only allowed twice

Rules at stake in Bengaluru jail for Sasikala, AIADMK leader meets visitors 12 times a month when only allowed twice

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader VK Sasikala, who is serving a four-year jail term in central prison Parappana Agahara after being convicted in a disproportionate assets case, has met

Apr 06, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
Yogi Adityanath effect? Now, raids to be conducted in Bengaluru to shut illegal meat shops

Yogi Adityanath effect? Now, raids to be conducted in Bengaluru to shut illegal meat shops

It seems some other states too are welcoming the step of crackdown on illegal meat shops and slaughterhouses taken by the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government.

Apr 06, 2017, 09:18 AM IST

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