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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Karnataka news


Bengaluru-bound AC bus catches fire; 30 passengers escape unhurt

January 21, 2020 6:11 pm

According to North Western Karnataka Road Transport Corporation (NWKRTC) officials, the incident took place near Hiriyur toll gate in Chitradurga district.

Karnataka signs 'impromptu pact' with WEF to establish ‘Centre for Internet of Ethical Things’ in Bengaluru

January 21, 2020 12:22 pm

The Centre which is claimed to be the first-of-its-kind is expected to provide a level-playing field for investors and industrialists.

Meet Tasneem, the first Muslim woman mayor of Mysuru

January 20, 2020 8:50 pm

Tasneem, a mother of two, also happens to be the youngest mayor of the Mysore City Corporation.

In Karnataka, Opposition targets Amit Shah on Mangaluru firing, flood-relief

January 18, 2020 8:17 pm

In a series of tweets,  the senior Congress leader raised concerns on several issues including the recent shootut in Mangaluru during an anti-CAA protest, allocation of relief funds after 2019 Karnataka floods and others.

Karnataka HC penalises cops for filing FIR under defunct Section 66A

January 17, 2020 10:25 pm

The police officers have been asked to pay Rs 10,000 each for registering the case and initiating criminal proceedings under the law "which is not in statute book", terming it a "clear abuse" of the law.

UDAN improves air connectivity in Karnataka, new daily flight on Mysuru-Belagavi route flagged off

January 17, 2020 6:32 pm

Operated by Trujet, the new daily flight on the route is also expected to help many as a connecting flight to Kolhapur in Maharashtra from Mysuru.

Three months ahead of Easter and Vishu, Bengaluru- Kerala trains already booked

January 16, 2020 8:57 pm

While a sleeper-class ticket from Bengaluru to Kochuveli in Thiruvananthapuram is priced at Rs 465, the cheapest bus ticket (in services provided by Kerala and Karnataka Road Transport Corporations) costs over Rs 1,100.

Karnataka: I-T sleuths raid actor Rashmika Mandanna's Coorg residence

January 16, 2020 7:11 pm

In the last two years, Mandanna became part of several successful films including Dear Comrade, Chalo, Geeta Govindam, Chamak, Yajamana, Anjani Putra and Vritra among others.

Bengaluru: 3 Kerala students 'thrashed' by cops during midnight stroll, allegedly asked if they're from Pak

January 16, 2020 9:52 am

Narrating the incident, 18-year-old Ansal (name changed) alleged that the cops repeatedly asked whether the group was from Pakistan as soon as they identified their names.

Bengaluru institute declares two-day shutdown after 'anti-Modi' graffiti row

January 17, 2020 9:51 am

Yelahanka BJP MLA S R Vishwanath alleged that multiple complaints were raised about the graffiti work by the students of the Institute.