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Karnataka MLAs seek emergency clause to remove Lokayukta
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

Lokyukta Justice Bhaskar Rao under attack after son’s arrest in ‘extortion’ case.

Missile Man to President: ‘A P J Abdul Kalam drove people to think’
Wed, Jul 29, 2015

Kalam was also instrumental in laying the foundation of the rocket launch systems at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) during a nearly two decade stint at ISRO from the late 1960s to 1982.

Karnataka extortion racket: Lokayukta’s PRO is now a key suspect
Sun, Jul 26, 2015

Until May 7, 2015, when Krishnamurthy decided to approach the police, no complaint had been filed by state officials.

Karnataka govt seeks to dilute Lokayukta law
Sat, Jul 25, 2015

The new law proposes investigation, hearing and framing of charges within 90 days by the Chief Justice of Karnataka or a judge appointed by him.

Journalist, RTI activist arrested in Karnataka Lokayukta ‘extortion racket’
Thu, Jul 23, 2015

The state government has been accused of shielding the Lokayukta by not seeking his resignation.

With no-confidence motion, JDS guns for Karnataka govt
Tue, Jul 21, 2015

The Karnataka CM is scheduled to reply to the motion on Tuesday.

16 farmer suicides in 1 month in Karnataka’s ‘sugar bowl’
Mon, Jul 20, 2015

Farmers say CM promised Rs 2,500 per tonne, but factories paying only Rs 700; govt orders probe.

In series of bank heists, cops look for ‘terror’ fugitives’ fingerprints
Thu, Jul 16, 2015

Prior to their jail term in Khandwa, the Abu Faisal gang was accused of involvement in a series of dacoities in Madhya Pradesh starting 2010.

Electronic evidence key in probe against Karnataka Lokayukta’s son
Thu, Jul 09, 2015

The Lokayukta police have gathered that a well organized gang of operatives using an elaborate set up of fake identities, fake SIM cards and RTI information has been at work in the racket.

Jama Masjid Terror plot: IM’s explosives ‘supplier linked to 2010 plan’
Wed, Jul 08, 2015

Delhi Police seeks custody of homeopath from Bhatkal, who was arrested from Bengaluru in January.

IM Blasts: Chargesheet against doctor, 3 others today
Tue, Jul 07, 2015

Probe reportedly revealed that he procured and supplied explosives through his associates to the IM for the July 13, 2011 Mumbai blast, the failed August 1, 2012 Pune blast.

Digital India Initiative: IT firms to organise screening of PM Narendra Modi speech
Fri, Jun 26, 2015

All companies have been instructed to advertise the event on their websites and prepare for the webcast of the inaugural function.

Sikka eyes hiring locals abroad to boost Infy revenue
Tue, Jun 23, 2015

Infosys recorded a revenue of Rs 53,319 crore with a growth of 6.4 per cent last fiscal. The net profit during this period was Rs 12,329 crore — a rise of 15.8 per cent.

Deve Gowda’s grandson set for big screen debut
Mon, Jun 15, 2015

'Jaguar’, based on a story written by well-known Telugu film writer Vijayendra Prasad, will be made in Kannada and Telugu.

‘Wanted to help’ in Syria, now back home via Turkey prison
Fri, Jun 12, 2015

Four months after being deported to India, Karnataka engineer denies any plans to join IS: ‘not trying to be Rambo, am just a regular family man’.

Man who used spiked ice cream to rob women caught in Bangalore
Thu, Jun 04, 2015

A 45-year-old man has been arrested by the Yeshwanthapura police for allegedly robbing the homes of his friends and family after offering them ice cream or cakes laced with drugs to render them unconscious.

Pro-IS Twitter handle: Mehdi Masroor Biswas booked under UAPA
Tue, Jun 02, 2015

The offences brought against Biswas entail a maximum punishment of seven years in prison.

Explained – Profile: Santiago Martin, from labourer in Myanmar to Lottery King
Mon, Jun 01, 2015

The man in CID custody for running an alleged illegal lottery racket is and alleged former employee of Lottery King Santiago Martin.

Explained – Boon at places, bust elsewhere: State of the lottery in India
Mon, Jun 01, 2015

The Supreme Court has permitted states to ban lotteries, pointing out that the right to sell lottery tickets is not a fundamental right.

Bangalore: Bangladesh woman harassed by ‘fake’ female police inspector
Fri, May 29, 2015

The Hebbagodi police said that the arrested woman was identified as Manjula, a local resident who functions as a social worker.

Illegal lottery racket: Karnataka hands over probe to CBI
Wed, May 27, 2015

JDS says 2 more IPS officers involved.

IS Twitter Handle: Mehdi Biswas to be charged with international terrorism
Tue, May 26, 2015

Biswas, originally from West Bengal, was arrested on December 13, 2014 after UK’s Channel 4 “identified” him as operator of the pro-IS Twitter handle.

BBMP civil contractor found dead at Bangalore office
Mon, May 25, 2015

Police said that Kumar was found dead at his office around 2.30 pm on Monday. Police said that the reason behind the death was yet to be ascertained.

Sunday Story: A girl called Aruna Shanbaug
Sun, May 24, 2015

It was in Mumbai that Aruna Shanbaug blossomed and found a new life, till its sudden end.

DK Ravi ventured into real estate business, made unsuccessful start, CBI probe reveals
Thu, May 21, 2015

CBI has concluded that he committed suicide by hanging himself.

Contraband amphetamine worth Rs 30 lakh seized in Bangalore
Fri, May 15, 2015

The arrested persons were identified as Vasan M and Raju Gandhi S.

Explained: Some loans in Jayalalithaa order, not in table
Fri, May 15, 2015

At least half-a-dozen loans, adding up to Rs 11 cr, do not find mention in the list on P 852 of order.

Will win most seats in gram panchayat polls: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah
Thu, May 14, 2015

As Congress marks the end of its second year in office, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah speaks on the party’s prospects in the state’s rural polls.

Questions to female techie over live in relationship lands Bangalore cop in soup
Wed, May 13, 2015

The techie who had been living in with her husband for six months before the couple were married was allegedly asked "How can you live with someone before marriage?"

Jaya and associates only amassed a ‘relatively small’ sum of Rs 2.82 crore: Karnataka HC
Tue, May 12, 2015

High Court also found fault with assessment that Jayalalithaa spent Rs 3 crore on the wedding of Sudhakaran where musicians A R Rahman and Mandolin Srinivas were among the performers.

Jayalalithaa is back: ‘Like gold refined by fire’
Tue, May 12, 2015

Hitting out at DMK, Jayalalithaa alleged the case was filed against her as a result of that party's "web of conspiracy."

Jaya DA case: Decks cleared for Jaya’s return as Karnataka HC acquits her in illegal assets case
Mon, May 11, 2015

Jayalalithaa and her associates had been sentenced to four years in prison by a trial court on September 27 last year.

LIVE Jayalalithaa verdict: It has been confirmed I have done no wrong, says Jaya
Mon, May 11, 2015

Karnataka HC has acquitted former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.

Siddaramaiah goes into rural polls armed with doles, census, voting law
Mon, May 11, 2015

BJP, reminded of Gujarat’s own law, glosses over compulsory voting provision in House debate; JD(S) wants penalties added, says voters need ‘ears twisted’

Jayalalithaa verdict: Karnataka HC to deliver judgment on Jaya DA case today
Mon, May 11, 2015

The Bangalore police is anticipating arrival of thousands of AIADMK supporters from Tamil Nadu on Monday.

It’s horrible not to know where they are: families of Indian Mujahideen suspects
Sun, May 10, 2015

Four arrests in January were actually the first terror-linked detentions from Bhatkal. But ties with other outfits, two reported deaths in Afghanistan and Syria, and missing men haunt the Karnataka town.