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Angelina Jolie will lend her voice for the character of elephant Stella in the Disney film 'One and Only Ivan'. Helmed by director Thea Sharrock, the film is based on Katherine Applegate's children's book. Angelina Jolie has earlier voiced 'Shark Tale' and 'Kung Fu Panda' series.

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Dhanteras 2017: On Tuesday, many actors including Akshay Kumar, Anil Kapoor, Sridevi and Hema Malini among others took to their Twitter handle to extend their warm wishes and wish the world a happy Dhanteras.

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Bollywood actor Hema Malini's biography Beyond the Dream Girl was launched on the occasion of her 69th birthday. At the event, Hema spoke about being in the numero uno position and how it interfered with her personal space.

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Apple Inc’s older iPhone 7 models are outselling the recently launched iPhone 8 ahead of the early November debut of the premium iPhone X, broker KeyBanc Capital Markets said, citing carrier store surveys.

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Alphabet Inc’s Project Wing is taking the next step to deliver items to people’s homes via drone

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Keyssa Inc, backed by iPod co-creator Tony Fadell is suing Essential Products Inc, a smartphone startup founded by Andy Rubin, the co-creator of the Android OS, accusing it of theft of trade secrets

Bangalore News

Bangalore: At least seven killed in house collapse, many feared trapped
Bangalore: At least seven killed in house collapse, many feared trapped

Eye-witnesses said the blast took place at around 7 am They said a noise of the blast was heard and the 20 year-old building was reduced to rubble.

Bengaluru rains: Girl drowns in drain, toll mounts to 10
Bengaluru rains: Girl drowns in drain, toll mounts to 10

The 10 deaths in the past 15 days in mishaps due to potholes and incessant rains have triggered a political slugfest between ruling the Congress and the BJP.

Bengaluru potholes claim fourth victim this month: A 21-year-old woman on scooter
Bengaluru potholes claim fourth victim this month: A 21-year-old woman on scooter

The government has drawn flak for the condition of the roads in the city. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has attributed the potholes to torrential rains received in the city, and has promised to fix them within a fortnight.

White tiger cubs maul keeper to death in Bannerghatta Biological Park
White tiger cubs maul keeper to death in Bannerghatta Biological Park

The Park’s executive director Santosh Kumar confirmed Anji’s death, but said: “Since a police investigation is on, it is not fair on my part to give any reason behind Anji’s death.”

Karnataka HC strikes down forest development fee
Karnataka HC strikes down forest development fee

Last year, the government had brought in an amendment to the Karnataka Forest Act and renamed the KFT as Karnataka Forest Fee, retrospectively from 2008.

Heavy rains disrupt normal life in parts of Bengaluru    
Heavy rains disrupt normal life in parts of Bengaluru    

Many trees were uprooted, lakes breached their banks, and houses were inundated as rains pounded Bengaluru.

Friend among four held for kidnapping, killing I-T officer’s son in Bengaluru
Friend among four held for kidnapping, killing I-T officer’s son in Bengaluru

According to police, Sharath Kumar (19), a second-year engineering student, went missing on September 12 after he left his home in west Bengaluru on a new motorcycle his parents had gifted him.

JDS beats Congress to launching low-cost canteens
JDS beats Congress to launching low-cost canteens

Gowda, his wife, Chennamma, and priest Nanjavadoota Swamiji launched jeweller and JDS legislator T A Saravana’s ‘Namma Appaji Canteen’ dedicated to the former Prime Minister.

For ‘provocative speech’, activist files complaint against BS Yeddyurappa
For ‘provocative speech’, activist files complaint against BS Yeddyurappa

Police said RTI activist N Hanume Gowda’s complaint has been forwarded to Mangaluru city police commissioner for action.

Bangalore Metro protest called off; BMRCL resumes services
Bangalore Metro protest called off; BMRCL resumes services

Thousands of people who depend on Metro services to reach their workplaces, colleges and other places were shocked on Friday morning as the Metro service did not commence.

Bengaluru Metro strike called off, services resume after talks
Bengaluru Metro strike called off, services resume after talks

Thousands of commuters were stranded as Metro stations across Bengaluru were closed in the wake of a protest undertaken by Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) staff members.

Karnataka Rakshana Vedike plasters Hindi name plate of Chickpet metro station in Bengaluru
Karnataka Rakshana Vedike plasters Hindi name plate of Chickpet metro station in Bengaluru

The KRV had last week staged a protest and demanded the BMRCL end the practice of Hindi signboards in metro stations as well as announcements. KRV has said that Hindi was not being used in metro trains in neighbouring states of Kerala and Maharashtra.

Bengaluru startup CEO’s arm bitten by crocodile, police register case for trespassing
Bengaluru startup CEO’s arm bitten by crocodile, police register case for trespassing

The incident happened when Dandwate reportedly took his two dogs for a bath at the Thattekere Lake, which is part of a protected area in Bannerghatta forest.

Namma Metro ready for full-fledged operation
Namma Metro ready for full-fledged operation

The first phase of the metro rail project, which was initiated in 2005, has reached completion after missing several deadlines.

Bengaluru: Five-year-old girl sexually assaulted, dumped on roadside

The girl had bleeding head injuries and was immediately rushed to the state-run Bowring hospital.

Passenger train derails in Karnataka, no injuries reported
Passenger train derails in Karnataka, no injuries reported

The train derailed between Kalagapur and Bhalki stations in Karnataka on the Parli-Vikarabad section of Secunderabad division at around 1.50 AM today.

Video: Rs 40 crores demonetised notes recovered from former corporator’s office in Bengaluru
Video: Rs 40 crores demonetised notes recovered from former corporator’s office in Bengaluru

The Bengaluru police on Friday recovered over Rs 40 crores of demonetised currency in a raid conducted at a former corporator’s office.

Bengaluru domestic help was sold for Rs 19,000: Cops

Police have found that Grover had employed the girl through Milan Enterprises.

Karnataka bypoll result: Boost to Siddaramaiah as Congress wins both Nanjangud, Gundlupet
Karnataka bypoll result: Boost to Siddaramaiah as Congress wins both Nanjangud, Gundlupet

Karnataka bypoll result: The victory is seen as a big boost for the populist policies of Congress chief minister Siddaramaiah

Christian event cancelled in Bengaluru
Christian event cancelled in Bengaluru

The Pulikeshi Nagar police said the event was cancelled by the organisers and management of the school.

Bengaluru: Man caught on camera stealing undergarments arrested
Bengaluru: Man caught on camera stealing undergarments arrested

CCTV cameras on the college campus had on February 12 captured a man roaming around wearing undergarments of women and stealing inner wear left out in the hostel’s washing area.

Bengaluru: Professor sacked over sexual orientation
Bengaluru: Professor sacked over sexual orientation

In 2010, he was removed by the management of the Indian Institute of Technology (Hyderabad) allegedly over his sexual orientation.

Karnataka govt cancels Bengaluru steel flyover project
Karnataka govt cancels Bengaluru steel flyover project

The move to cancel the project was announced by the Bengaluru Development Minister K J George at a meeting with local MLAs and representatives Thursday.

Karnataka abandons steel flyover project in Bengaluru
Karnataka abandons steel flyover project in Bengaluru

“The steel flyover will not be constructed as the project has been cancelled,” Bengaluru Development Minister K J George told reporters Bengaluru.

Karnataka govt asks striking Uber, Ola drivers to move labour court
Karnataka govt asks striking Uber, Ola drivers to move labour court

Incidents of striking drivers obstructing other drivers from operating and thereby causing inconvenience to passengers have also been reported from different parts of the city.

Bengaluru again: Biker molests air hostess in posh locality, FIR lodged
Bengaluru again: Biker molests air hostess in posh locality, FIR lodged

The air hostess along with her friend was reportedly at HRBR layout around 10pm when a biker approached them.

Heavy smoke around Bengaluru’s Bellandur Lake after garbage mound set ablaze
Heavy smoke around Bengaluru’s Bellandur Lake after garbage mound set ablaze

Bengaluru: The Bellandur Lake has been infamous in the past year for spillover of toxic froth on to the roads in the city.

Charge against Siddaramaiah: Congress hits back at BS Yeddyurappa with video clip
Charge against Siddaramaiah: Congress hits back at BS Yeddyurappa with video clip

On Monday, the Congress government in the state fielded four ministers and three legislators to defend Siddaramaiah.

Karnataka Assembly passes Bill to legalise buffalo racing
Karnataka Assembly passes Bill to legalise buffalo racing

The new law states that the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960 allows exemptions in some circumstances.

BS Yeddyurappa: Seized diary will expose Siddaramaiah
BS Yeddyurappa: Seized diary will expose Siddaramaiah

Yeddyurappa alleged that Siddaramaiah gave the money to the party to meet resources.

Bengaluru ATM attacker nabbed in AP after three years in chance find
Bengaluru ATM attacker nabbed in AP after three years in chance find

The assailant was nabbed today in his native Chitoor District in Andhra Pradesh during a routine police operation to trace absconding criminals.

Ugandan student killed in Bengaluru
Ugandan student killed in Bengaluru

African nationals living in the neighbourhood surrounded the house and threatened to kill the accused before the police arrived.

Karnataka to get Lokayukta after one year
Karnataka to get Lokayukta after one year

The retired high court judge’s name was recommended by the government early in January following consultations by a panel comprising the Chief Minister, the Karnataka Chief Justice, presiding officers of the legislative assembly and council, and Opposition leaders.

Bengaluru techie’s murder: Australian investigators suspect tampering of evidence
Bengaluru techie’s murder: Australian investigators suspect tampering of evidence

Prabha Kumar’s family has told the investigators that she was looking to return to India in April 2015 to live with her young daughter when she was killed.

VIDEO: North-east girls brutally beaten up by landlord in Bengaluru
VIDEO: North-east girls brutally beaten up by landlord in Bengaluru

According to reports, the altercation took place following an argument over parking issue.

Bengaluru: Two injured as Mantri Mall scaffolding, roof collapse
Bengaluru: Two injured as Mantri Mall scaffolding, roof collapse

The injured staff was rushed to nearby KC General Hospital where they are being treated.