Saturday, Mar 28, 2015
​Bangalore Police join 'Twitter Samvad' service to prevent rumour mongering

​Bangalore Police join 'Twitter Samvad' service to prevent rumour mongering

The idea of the program is also to assist authorities during emergencies and rescue operations in real-time.

Students stage protest march demanding CBI inquiry into IAS officer's death

Students stage protest march demanding CBI inquiry into IAS officer's death

Over 600 students from the ABVP organisation staged a protest demanding CBI inquiry.

From Other Cities

Says National Film Archives and Nehru Memorial Museum and Library have refused to pay for their restoration work

Delhi on Friday became the first city in the country to offer the facility of an e-ration card to the poor.

“It is strange that Thampu raised no objections to the ‘e-zine’ when he gave an interview for it,” said St' Stephen's alumni group.

Last year, the council had come out with a 25-point action plan for implementing the smart city project over a course of 10 years.

The posters, which depict a man crucified against the backdrop of highrises, were put up to protest the city’s new development plan.

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis yesterday had set a 48 hour deadline to police to nab the culprits.

Traffic came to a standstill near Hyderabad House, Patiala House court and on Copernicus Marg due to the protest.

Sources said if a vote comes to pass, Yadav and Bhushan have a sizeable following outside Delhi.

Police also conducted a raid at the Malviya Nagar residence of the accused, Pulkit Sanwal, and seized his laptop.

Police said the woman, identified as Aparna Kansal, was walking in Mahila Park around 7.30 am near Sharma Market in Sector 5.

An independent survey of users of the promenade and claimed that 79 per cent are reportedly happy with the lighting levels.

In its recent proposal, the police had underlined the need for amendments to Section 66 A.

From chaiwallahs on bicycles to popular Khau Galli stall owners, prospect of all-night customers excites most.

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

Kejriwal told mayors that they needed to take major steps to get out of the financial mess.

As of now, shops are allowed to be open till 10 pm, while women employees are expected to work only till 9.30 pm.

“The UP CM has asked the Delhi CM to discuss the water problem and said they will help Delhi if needed,” a government source said.

The tax norms would now be sent to the state government for an approval, an official said.

Chennai resident has designed a 35 kg-public dustbin, which has three modules — a solar trash crusher, a level communicator & a solar street light.

Abhishek had tweeted —“Can someone help these helpless kids at New Delhi railway station near platform 16 entrance” — with a photograph of the three on platform 16.

The only major physical infrastructure project was the Colaba-Bandra-Seepz underground Metro.

Abdul Basit says India, Pak share ‘saas-bahu’ relationship, apologises.

Recently, Chief Minister Devendra Fadanavis had chaired a meeting to resolve the issues related to Pune Metro.

Down Syndrome's symptoms include delay in physical growth, intellectual disability and characteristic features.

Govt officials had earlier stated that it is giving a soft loan to Tata Motors at 0.1 percent interest rate.

Discoms had sought assistance of central force to deal with such cases.

Petition has challenged the ban on women’s entry into inner sanctum of the famous shrine.

SIT report in the case had indicted many real estate giants, prominent persons and officials of Excise and Taxation Department.

Party state president Rahul Sinha said, the names of candidates for wards 62 and 96 will be announced soon.

True to his aam aadmi credentials, Kejriwal has asked PWD to remove all air conditioners from the 6 Flagstaff Road residence.

Most restaurant owners in Pune say that orders have gone down by 15 per cent to 25 per cent as people are ‘wary’.

Administration has initiated process of issuing notification for making its recommendations binding.

Pollutants, high salinity in water sourced from Arabian Sea prove fatal for them.

Father Savarimuthu Sankar said that such gatherings are a clear witness that the country is united and only through unity can they go forward.

V K Phatak has played a key role in drafting Mumbai’s new Development Plan 2014-2034, as advisor to BMC.

Early last year, the party had expelled its Laxmi Nagar MLA Vinod Kumar Binny for indulging in “anti-party activities”.

The case relates to an audio-video recording made by the correspondent and cameraperson of a news channel.

Four MLAs, including former transport minister Saurabh Bharadwaj, had met Jain on Saturday urging him to look into the matter.

Delhi’s first naturopathy centre will come up on the premises of an ayurveda treatment centre.

Asks panel appointed by Central govt to decide fare fixation issue by April.

The little-known BMC archive cell has preserved papers dating to the beginnings of the civic body.

The cash-rich BMC’s current estimates for property tax are Rs 4,400 crore approximately.

The flowering plant, native to South America, can withstand Mumbai’s heat and humidity, but can only last 2 months

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Students stage protest march demanding CBI inquiry into IAS officer’s death
Students stage protest march demanding CBI inquiry into IAS officer’s death

Over 600 students from the ABVP organisation staged a protest demanding CBI inquiry.

Bangalore IAS officer death: Govt not to refer case to CBI
Bangalore IAS officer death: Govt not to refer case to CBI

The govet would stick to its decision of not referring the case of mysterious death of an upright IAS officer to CBI.

Bangalore IAS officer’s death: Ravi’s family suspects foul play; my son was not coward, says mother
Bangalore IAS officer’s death: Ravi’s family suspects foul play; my son was not coward, says mother

“My son wouldn’t have committed suicide. He is not like that. My son was not a coward,” said Ravi’s mother.

Karnataka govt to handle situation after death of IAS officer, says MHA
Karnataka govt to handle situation after death of IAS officer, says MHA

The Centre has said it is the responsibility of the Karnataka government to handle IAS officer DK Ravi’s death case, as it has no role to play.

IAS officer Ravi was involved in several stand-offs with local politicians, police
IAS officer Ravi was involved in several stand-offs with local politicians, police

IAS officer DK Ravi, posted as Karnataka’s additional commissioner, commercial tax, was found dead in his apartment in Bengaluru on Monday evening.

Ghana national arrested in fake currency racket last week overstayed in India
Ghana national arrested in fake currency racket last week overstayed in India

Adam Darmaig, the accused, was arrested last week in what police claimed was an investigation of a counterfeit foreign currency racket.

Sugar down, Arvind Kejriwal responding well to his naturopathy treatment
Sugar down, Arvind Kejriwal responding well to his naturopathy treatment

The sugar level has come down to near normal and cough has also reduced due to strict diet, party sources informed.

Four held for trying to sell Panchaloha idols
Four held for trying to sell Panchaloha idols

Policemen posed as customers and approached the accused persons to purchase the idols and arrested them.

9 arrested for assaulting African men in Banaglore
9 arrested for assaulting African men in Banaglore

The Africans were allegedly attacked by locals in the area where they lived following a series of skirmishes between them.

Cop filmed kicking, thrashing his daughter; images go viral
Cop filmed kicking, thrashing his daughter; images go viral

The policeman from Madurai, beat his daughter “black and blue”, while at least 50 people on the street simply watched.

Four African nationals assaulted by locals in Bangalore, suo motu case lodged
Four African nationals assaulted by locals in Bangalore, suo motu case lodged

Four African nationals were assaulted by locals in Kothanur and Byrathi areas of Bangalore.

Bangalore Police seek more time to file charges against Masroor
Bangalore Police seek more time to file charges against Masroor

A hearing of the bail plea by Biswas and the petition by the police has been posted for the next week.

Karnataka Police commissions fully equipped cyber forensic lab
Karnataka Police commissions fully equipped cyber forensic lab

Created at a cost of Rs 1 crore, the CFS will function under an MOU signed with the Center for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Trivandrum.

56 chargesheets filed in ‘great Bangalore robbery’
56 chargesheets filed in ‘great Bangalore robbery’

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

Cops arrest techie for killing his friend’s wife
Cops arrest techie for killing his friend’s wife

Prachi’s neighbours nabbed Jena and handed him over to police, who claimed that the accused has confessed to his crime.

BBMP, BESCOM booked for electrocution death of a migrant labourer

The deceased identified as Prakash Kumar was a native of Rajasthan.

Students protest against civil bodies over water tanker accident
Students protest against civil bodies over water tanker accident

Minister for Food and Civil Supplies rushed to the spot and promised the protestors a skywalk within 15 days.

Siddaramaiah accedes to close associate’s wishes, reshuffles State cabinet
Siddaramaiah accedes to close associate’s wishes, reshuffles State cabinet

Siddaramaiah and the Congress had for several months ignored Jharkhiholi’s requests for a change of portfolio.

Bangalore blast probe: Two SIMI men in city police custody
Bangalore blast probe: Two SIMI men in city police custody

Police are looking at the duo for information since there are similarities between IEDs used in Patna and Bangalore blast.

Karnataka Lok Ayukta police unearth Rs 8.4 crore in raids on 6 govt officials
Karnataka Lok Ayukta police unearth Rs 8.4 crore in raids on 6 govt officials

Police raided 20 different premises across the state to unearth illegal assets over Rs 8.4 crores.