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Watch: GoAir flight misses runway at Bengaluru airport, takes off for Hyderabad

Around 170 passengers escaped unhurt as the aircraft touched the unpaved surface along the runway before taking off again, officials said. The aircraft was diverted to Hyderabad.

GoAir aircraft veers off runway at Bengaluru airport; DGCA summons pilots

A GoAir spokesperson said pending investigation by the company and aviation regulator DGCA, the flight crew have been kept off flying duty.


Bengaluru is now world leader in scooter-sharing: Report

Interestingly, the tech capital of India is home to almost the entire fleet of scooters available for sharing in the country making India the number one country in the world with the highest fleet size of over 15,000 in the scooter-sharing industry.

Bengaluru police arrests YouTubers after 'ghost prank' goes wrong

The students, who are creators for a YouTube channel named 'Kooky Pedia', were dressed as ghosts in white robes and were intercepting pedestrians and motorists.

Express daily briefing: BCCI to scrap IPL opening ceremony; Bengaluru police tapped phones of 30 public figures

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman hints at sops for home buyers, senior citizens; ISRO was alerted of possible breach by suspected malware; and more.

Nigerian killed by fellow national in Bengaluru after fight over tiffin box

The victim identified as a 39-year-old Morado was allegedly stabbed to death by his friend after he misplaced the former's tiffin box at a food joint.


Part of Bengaluru flyover collapses, Mayor says maintenance work to be complete in 10 days

The nine-year-old flyover was commissioned in 2010 by the Bangalore Development Authority after the work was executed for the same from 2007. The flyover was later handed over to the BBMP in 2016.

Weather forecast today: IMD predicts extremely heavy rains in Lakshadweep, issues red alert for two days

Weather forecast Today: In Delhi, the air quality plummeted to "severe" with major pollutants PM 2.5 at 500 (severe) and PM 10 at 379 (very poor), in Lodhi Road area, according to the Air Quality Index (AQI) data.

Watch: Family insulted, sent out of movie hall in Bengaluru for not standing up during national anthem

The incident took place on October 23 during the last show for the day of Asuran, a Dhanush-starred Tamil movie.

Flying out of Bengaluru this weekend? These are the indicative fares

Check the latest airfares, including the cheapest options, and the indicative fares for the shortest flight to different destinations across the country from Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru.

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Aero India 2019: Sarang, Tejas dazzle at air show in Bengaluru

The might of the Rafale jet was in full flow as it roared into the skies at the Yelahanka air base, the venue for the event, giving a dazzling display with breathtaking manoeuvres.

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ABVP holds countrywide protests against anti-nationalism in some groups

Ahmedabad/Bengaluru/Mumbai, Feb 18 (ANI): The Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad members in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Kolkata took to streets to protest against the 'anti-national' sentiments that have risen from Jawaharlal Nehru University. Members of ABVP from Ahmedabad raised slogans against those who supported the anti-national elements in JNU. An ABVP leader said they will continue their protests till the anti-nationalists are punished. In Bengaluru, the student took out a 'Tricolor march'. A protestor of ABVP in Bengaluru said they condemn the act of central universities rising to support the anti-national slogans raised in JNU. In Kolkata, ABVP members were seen raising slogans against the anti-national elements.

Man run over by truck, donates eyes before dying

Bengaluru, Feb 18 (ANI): A 23-year old man in Bengaluru whose body was split into two after being run over by a speeding truck wished to donate his organs while lying on the deathbed. Harish Nanjappa died due to injuries within minutes of being taken to a hospital. Harish's eyes were donated to the Narayana Netralaya and other organs could not be harvested as they were excessively damaged. According to the police, Harish said that he wished to donate his organs.


Racism, intolerance not specific to India, says Sonam Kapoor

New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor, in response to the attack on the Tanzanian student in Bengaluru on February 3, said that racism and intolerance are not specific to India but happens across the globe.The Tanzanian student was allegedly beaten up and stripped by a mob in a case of mistaken identity after a woman was mowed down by a car in Bengaluru.The 21-year-old Tanzanian was dragged out of the car in which she was seated along with her three friends.Sonam, who has not shied of speaking about current affair incidents in the past, did not hide behind a non-committal stance. Sonam, who is the Loreal brand ambassador, was present at the inauguration of Women of Worth Awards, a platform and campaign that will recognize and felicitate the achievements of women who have achieved success in making a difference to the lives of others through their bravery, convictions and drive.The Women of Worth 2016 awards and campaign, which is an initiative by NDTV and Loreal Paris, will showcase women’s inspirational and impactful work to the world at large.

The Attack On Tanzanian Woman Had An Element of Racism & Mob Justice: Envoy

Speaking on the attack of a Tanzanian woman, Karnataka home minister read out the woman's complaint, saying nowhere does it mention that she was stripped and paraded naked.

Madrassa teacher arrested for suspected links with Al Qaeda

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): A Bengaluru madrassa teacher has been arrested by Delhi Police for suspected links with Al Qaeda. The teacher identified as Maulana Anzar Shah is reportedly an alleged member of the terror group. Police officials said he was planning to carry out terror strikes in the country. Shah has been brought to Delhi on transit remand and would be produced at the Patiala House court today.