Sunday, May 24, 2015



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.

High Court to give its verdict in Jayalalithaa’s illegal assets case on Monday
Mon, May 11, 2015

The Karnataka HC which is on vacation listed the Jayalalithaa case for judgment on Monday morning in a cause list.

Karnataka EC declares panchayats polls date, results on June 5
Tue, May 05, 2015

The elections will be the first serious test of the popularity and power of the populist Siddaramaiah-led Congress govt.

Acquittal after seven years, but only 3 of 17 ‘SIMI men’ to be free
Sat, May 02, 2015

14 are facing trials in cases filed in other parts on India.

Seven years later, 17 ‘SIMI men’ acquitted
Fri, May 01, 2015

They were arrested from various parts of Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh in 2008, he said.

Old SPP is back, pitch queered for Jayalalithaa
Fri, May 01, 2015

AIADMK leaders say that even in the worst case, they expect a smaller punishment from the higher courts for party chief J Jayalalithaa.

Bangalore Police Reforms: Tip-offs, complaints and 1.2 lakh likes, crime-fighting in the digital age
Tue, Apr 28, 2015

The use of social media by the police has resulted to some extent in a change in public perception of the police force.

Wipro’s Q4 net profit up 2%; Rishad Premji joins board
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Rishad will also take up new responsibilities of overseeing the technology office, investor and government relations, company said.

Kerala engineer missing from Bangalore found dead in Kolar hospital
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Nabeel was reportedly found by locals in Malur on March 30 lying a semi naked state with injuries on his forehead.

Judge wants to know how IAS officer D K Ravi’s messages came out in media
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

The Whatsapp messages and details of mobile communications were already in the public domain.

Killers of Telangana cops shot dead, could be from Khandwa jailbreak gang
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

The gang has also been found to be using dozens of SIM cards obtained on fake or stolen identities.

I grew up among rural poor, will protect farmers: PM Narendra Modi
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

"Land records will be reformed so that farmers get back their land (which they lost)," said Modi.

Mumbai blasts case: Court hands over custody of two Indian Mujahideen operatives to ATS
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

The Mumbai ATS filed an application stating that the agency would like to question the duo.

Ravi: Govt calls in CBI, tells court he had a ‘relationship’ with batchmate
Wed, May 20, 2015

The decision was taken after an interim investigation report by the CID was placed in the state legislature.

Husband of Ravi’s friend gets stay on interim report by govt
Wed, May 20, 2015

BJP and JDS are planning protest marches in Bangalore on Monday morning demanding that Siddaramaiah government hand over the case to CBI.

Karnataka CM on IAS officer’s death: Sonia Gandhi gave free hand to decide on CBI probe
Sun, Mar 22, 2015

Siddaramaiah has said he understood the sentiments of the people and of the parents of 35-year-old D K Ravi.

IAS officer D K Ravi’s woman batchmate allegedly told police ‘he harassed her’
Sun, Mar 22, 2015

Sources added that officials had spoken to the woman officer and she will be quizzed further.

IAS officer Ravi called woman batchmate 44 times day he died, probe on: Karnataka police
Sat, Mar 21, 2015

Sources added that officials had spoken to the woman officer and she will be quizzed further.

Indian IS recruit ‘killed’ in Syria was from Bhatkal
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

Armar is the second Indian jihadist confirmed to have died fighting overseas, after Anwar Husain.

IAS officer DK Ravi took on powerful lobbies to safeguard common man’s interests
Wed, Mar 18, 2015

Most of his following came from his image of being an upright officer willing to battle powerful lobbies.

Karnataka IAS officer’s death rocks state Assembly, Oppn demands CBI probe
Tue, Mar 17, 2015

The Bangalore police have on the basis of a prima facie investigations called it a case of suspected suicide.

Karnataka: Firms favoured in renewal of mining licences, says BJP
Tue, Mar 17, 2015

Why Chief Minister renewed licences of only eight of the 108 iron ore mining leases, asks opposition party.

Illegal Assets Case: HC reserves judgement against Jayalalithaa
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

Subramaniam Swamy in written arguments said that Jayalalitha's wealth had grown with her position.

56 chargesheets filed in ‘great Bangalore robbery’
Sun, Mar 08, 2015

56 chargesheets have been filed against engineers and contractors in 81 cases of dubious civic works.