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Police raid Bengaluru prison, seize knives, phones, marijuana

Parappana Agrahara Central Prison is the largest prison in Karnataka. Among the more than 4,000 inmates lodged here is former AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala.

Noida man arrested in Bangalore on charges of fraud

Kumar promised IT jobs to youths through a company he had created called Apex India Career Services.


3 held for trying to sell ‘nuke material’ for Rs 150 crore

They claimed the “nuclear material” was obtained from the erstwhile Soviet Union.

Shady gold auction raises police suspicion, 63 kg seized

DCP Goyal: The gold seized when a group of middlemen were selling the 63 kg of gold at 80% of the actual price.

CCB police nab gym instructor accused in sex extortion racket

The gym instructor had been absconding for the past few weeks after his role in the racket was exposed.

5 touts who brought ‘candidates’ from Bihar, J’khand held

Police sources said all five accused persons played a vital role in the scam.


COMED-K test racket kigpin a relative of TN legislator

The answer sheets of the accused, and other documents related to the examination process have been seized, sources said.

Close associate of gangster Bannanje Raja arrested

The associate has been identified as Sujeeth Poojari Kudkoli alias Ramesh, a resident of Nagarabhavi and a native of Mangalore.

Cops discover mobile phone-based spying racket

Bangalore police have discovered a private mobile phone-based spying racket run for detective purposes.

2 ‘rogue’ cops held for pocketing stolen valuables

Sub-Inspector Vijay and Constable Yogish allegedly stole 1.5 kg gold,Rs 1 lakh in cash and mobile phones from a house near Jigani on the pretext of a raid.