Darshan Devaiah B P works as Senior Sub Editor for The Indian Express Online (indianexpress.com) from Bengaluru. He reports on urban issues and has experience using Right to Information (RTI) as a reporting tool.
Last year Kodagu district was devastated by flood and landslides during the rainy season. As per the predictions by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on heavy rain in the district, an orange alert has been declared in Kodagu on August 6 and red alert from August 7 to 10.
According to the press release by BIAL, it has raised Rs. 10,206 crore through a syndicate of banks, including State Bank of India and Axis Bank, with the project to be funded in a Debt-Equity ratio of 80:20.
The body of Siddhartha, who was the son-in-law of former External Affairs Minister and former Karnataka Chief minister S M Krishna, was found on the banks of Nethravathi river near Mangaluru at 4.30 am on Wednesday.
Siddhartha’s ambitions were much beyond coffee estates. Today, the Café Coffee Day chain operated under Coffee Day Global has over 1,772 outlets across India along with more in Austria (Vienna), Czech Republic, Malaysia, Egypt and Nepal.
Bangalore News July 31 highlights: Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) Owner VG Siddhartha's body cremated in Chethanahalli estate, Chikkamagaluru; politicians across party lines and thousands pay homage to popular entrepreneur and former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna's son-in-law.
Bangalore news July 30 highlights: Get the latest updates on Cafe Coffee Day CCD Owner VG Siddhartha Missing, Bangalore Weather Forecast, Bangalore traffic, Bangalore weather, the events in Bangalore today and much more in our daily live blog.
After Noida and Aligarh’s ‘No Helmet, No Fuel’ rule, the Bengaluru traffic police are going to implement the same across the city and have begun conducting meetings with the fuel stations to cooperate with them.
According to SIT officials, Haneef Afsar Azeezi, a maulvi at the Masjid-e-Beparian in Shivajinagar, Bengaluru had allegedly misused the religious faith of the people and told them to invest in I Monetary Advisory(IMA).
Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy’s son actor turned politician Nikhil Kumaraswamy was appointed as Karnataka JD(S) youth wing president and former MLA Madhu Bangarappa, has been elevated as JD(S) state working president from youth wing president of the party.
The Bengaluru based citizens group ‘Citizens For Bengaluru (CfB)’ will give its first award on July 14. Citizens will vote for the corporators at the citizensforbengaluru.in website while the CfB will conduct ground surveys in the wards to assess corporators' performance.