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Sunday, March 29, 2020



WATCH: Bengaluru lady cop sings 'Hum Honge Kamyaab' to motivate public against Coronavirus

March 25, 2020 8:45 pm

Adding a twist to the song, she sings "We shall stay at home, we shall sanitise and we shall wear face masks every day, we shall overcome one day. Hum Honge Kamyab ek din” and ask people also to follow the song.

Coronavirus outbreak: Karnataka curbed public gatherings after experts cited Italy, Wuhan data

March 15, 2020 3:19 am

A total of six positive cases of Covid-19 have been reported in Karnataka — all had recently returned from abroad, including a 76-year-old man who died on March 10.

Watch: Bengaluru City Police adopts, trains stray indie dogs, earns plaudits online

March 13, 2020 3:14 pm

Many commenting on the video said, that many issues about strays on roads can be resolved if they are rescued and trained while some highlighted that this would increase trust and faith of people on Indian breeds too.

Cholera cases reported in Bengaluru: Know symptoms and prevention of this water-borne disease

March 11, 2020 10:57 am

Cholera is caused by a bacteria called Vibrio cholera and is usually spread through contaminated drinking water or food. It causes severe diarrhoea and dehydration. If left untreated, cholera can be fatal, even in healthy people.

Karnataka sedition case: Court extends judicial custody of 3 Kashmiri students till March 7

March 02, 2020 6:16 pm

The students were booked under IPC Sections 124 (Sedition), 153(a), and 153(b) for disturbing communal harmony in a case registered at Gokul Road police station in the city.

In Bengaluru, not just traffic lights, but poles to be used as signals

March 02, 2020 1:09 pm

While the first such traffic signal-illuminated-pole was inaugurated on Dr Rajkumar Road, traffic police officers confirm more such illuminated poles will come up in different parts of the city.

Bengaluru police identifies eight 'unsafe' public spaces for women, kickstarts outreach campaign

February 27, 2020 6:18 pm

Among the locations identified for the campaign are Silk Board, Dairy Circle, Koramangala BDA Complex, Koramangala Regional Passport Office, Veera Yodhara Udhyanavana, Grape Garden, Madiwala Market Street, and Spurthy Hospital in Tavarekere.

Bengaluru: 80% of BMTC commuters find fares too high, says survey

February 19, 2020 6:16 pm

"Bus commuters spend 21% of their earnings on commute. Users of other vehicular modes spend 9.5% of their earnings on commute," the survey conducted by Bengaluru Bus Prayaanikara Vedike indicated.

Eight suburban trains on Bengaluru-Mysuru route to have 16 bogies now

February 17, 2020 2:07 pm

The trains will run all seven days of the week.

Karnataka: Milk, curd prices to increase by Rs 2/litre from February 1

January 31, 2020 1:06 pm

This is the third hike by KMF in the last four years. KMF chairman Balachandra Jarkiholi said it has been done keeping in mind the interests of both the farmer and consumer.


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

February 21, 2019 2:26 pm

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.


ABVP holds countrywide protests against anti-nationalism in some groups

February 18, 2016 10:59 am

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

February 18, 2016 6:58 am

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

February 09, 2016 9:47 am

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

February 07, 2016 3:41 pm

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

January 08, 2016 9:31 am

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.