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Central prison in Bengaluru to get its own community radio operated by inmates

Apart from news bulletins and songs, the radio will have programmes on prisoners’ rights, parole eligibility, and allow inmates to receive birthday wishes from their families.

Karnataka: CBI questions IPS officer in connection with illegal phone-tapping case

CBI is questioning Alok Kumar, who is currently the Additional DGP, head of the state reserve police and the former Bengaluru Police commissioner.


Five students die of electrocution in Koppal; CM announces Rs 5 lakh compensation

Police said two students were electrocuted first, and the others died trying to help them. "Gross violation of safety measures led to this tragic incident," a police officer said.

Kalburgi targeted over speech at meet against superstition, say police

Kalburgi was shot dead at his house in Dharwad on the morning of August 30, 2015, by a person who knocked on the door and asked for him.

Karnataka: SIT deposits Rs 6.77 cr in court to repay investors in IMA Group

The Rs 6.77 crore is meant to pay back investors who have been cheated to the tune of Rs 1,410 crore allegedly by IMA Group.

Ponzi scam: IMA founder may have kept bribe records

The names of several top police officers who served in the eastern jurisdiction of Bengaluru city are present in the records maintained by the alleged scamster.


Karnataka student drowns while shooting TikTok video

According to the police, the victim's father told them that Mala had gone to get cattle fodder and never returned. Her family had also informed them that she was good in studies and was recently awarded a Rs 10,000 scholarship for performing well in the government college.

127 Hours rerun? Man gets trapped between boulders in Hampi, rescued after 4 hours

After hearing his screams, it took villagers some time to find him and later alerted the police, who along with the fire department, rushed to the spot and rescued him after four hours.

One dead, nine taken ill after consuming 'prasad' in Karnataka temple

Two unidentified women came to the Gangamma Devi temple in Chintamani Town where a grand celebration took place Friday night, and distributed Kesari Bhat (halwa) to the devotees.

Arrest sparks speculation of breakthrough in Gauri case

Naveen Kumar, 37, a resident of Birur region of south Karnataka, was arrested by the Central Crime Branch Police on February 18 for illegal possession of five rounds of .32 bullets.