At last, BBMP has standing committees

The much-delayed election for the various standing committees of the BBMP was finally completed on Monday, amid intense lobbying by corporators for plum posts and much give-and-take by political leaders.

Rain havoc continues to haunt Hoysalanagar

For a whole week now, hundreds of houses at Hoyasalanagar remain inundated with rain water, dealing them a double blow, having to clean their dwellings of the dirty water, and worrying about the costs of repairing the damage caused by rain

Govt mulls Bangalore free of kerosene

The state government plans to make the city kerosene-free by facilitating below poverty line (BPL) ration cardholders avail the subsidy through direct benefit transfer scheme.

CBI arrests MLA Suresh Babu for Belekeri ore scam

The Central Bureau of Investigation arrested Kampli MLA TH Suresh Babu here on Thursday in connection with the illegal export of 3.5 million tons of iron ore worth Rs250 crore that was confiscated from Belekeri port near Karwar.

Wednesday`s explosion is fourth terror attack in Bangalore

The blast near the BJP office in Bangalore Wednesday is the fourth terror strike in the Karnataka capital, home to renowned educational institutions and global information technology firms.

Bangalore blast site: Burnt vehicles and scared residents

A deafening blast that shattered window panes of several houses and triggered fire and smoke outside - all in a flash - left residents of one of Bangalore`s popular tree-lined residential areas scared Wednesday morning.

Bangalore blast: Events as they unfolded

The Centre would start an inquiry into the bomb blast near BJP office in Bangalore which left 16 persons injured, Sushil Shinde said on Wednesday.