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Bharat Bandh: Buses, autos to stay off roads in Bengaluru, key services to be hit across Karnataka

KSRTC and BMTC buses and private autorickshaws will not ply on Tuesday.

Jan 08, 2019, 07:01 AM IST

Trade unions on 48-hour 'Bharat Bandh', key services likely to take big hit

The decision to organise a two-day general strike from January 8 was taken in the National Convention of Workers held on September 28, 2018.

Jan 07, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

Trade Unions' strike from Jan 8-9: Buses, autos to stay off roads in Bengaluru, banking services to be hit

The two-day strike has been called by ten major trade unions in protest against the Centre's alleged anti-labour policies.

Jan 07, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Karnataka bandh tomorrow; film theatres to remain closed, protests grow – More details

Karnataka is in dispute with neighbouring Goa over sharing of the Mahadayi river's water to meet the drinking water needs of people in the state's northern region.

Jul 29, 2016, 16:03 PM IST

Karnataka bus strike called off but do you know how much it cost the exchequer?

The union leaders of KSRTC, NWRTC, NERTC and BMTC on Wednesday advised members to report for duty, providing relief to thousands of commuters.

Jul 28, 2016, 12:35 PM IST

After KSRTC strike, Karnataka bandh called on July 30 over Mahadayi river water verdict

Karnataka is in dispute with neighbouring Goa over sharing of the Mahadayi river's water to meet the drinking water needs of people in the state's northern region.

Jul 28, 2016, 11:34 AM IST

Bus strike enters third day in Karnataka; schools remain shut

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah has ruled out more than 10 percent wage increase as against 30-35 percent hike demand by unions of the four corporations (KSRTC, NWRTC, NERTC and BMTC).

Jul 27, 2016, 14:47 PM IST

BPO employee gang-raped in Bengaluru, two accused arrested

Two men were arrested on Tuesday for alleged gang-rape of a 22-year-old call centre employee here at knife point in their moving van after they offered to ferry her home.

Oct 07, 2015, 00:01 AM IST

Bodh Gaya temple gets IT notice

The Income Tax Department has issued notice to Bodh Gaya`s Mahabodhi temple, Buddhism`s holiest shrine, for not filing annual return of its income of over Rs.100 crore through donations, an official said Saturday.

Oct 11, 2014, 13:47 PM IST

Electric bus service debuts in Bangalore

State-run Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) Friday began operating an electrically-charged bus service to provide eco-friendly public transport to commuters. Initially, only one bus will be run.

Feb 28, 2014, 15:41 PM IST

BMTC driver attempts suicide in Bangalore

A driver working with BMTC attempted suicide by consuming poison in the chamber of a senior officer who allegedly harassed him.

Feb 13, 2013, 16:12 PM IST