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Row as BJP minister calls modern art pseudo
Thu, Feb 19, 2009

The opening of the southern regional branch of the National Gallery of Modern Art...

Farmers,cops clash over Bellary airport
Mon, Feb 16, 2009

Protests over acquisition of 1,000 acres of land for an airport in the iron ore mining district of Bellary turned violent...

Cops have a great Valentine’s Day
Sun, Feb 15, 2009

In Mangalore,the moral police’s new capital,Valentine’s Day was marked by empty malls,cafes,ice-cream parlours,parks and pubs.

The Bhatkal Connection
Sat, Feb 14, 2009

Separate investigations over the last two years into Indian Mujahideen-connected terror attack cases around India...

Moral policing: rights panel asks Govt to file report
Sat, Feb 14, 2009

Taking cognisance of the recent incidents of moral policing in the coastal district of Mangalore,the State Human Rights Commission...

Moral policing victim commits suicide in Mangalore
Fri, Feb 13, 2009

After being publicly humiliated by a Right-wing Hindu group for being in the company of a Muslim man,a 15-year-old girl committed suicide...

Aero show begins amid tight security
Wed, Feb 11, 2009

Aero India 2009,the seventh edition of biannual aviation and aerospace industry showcase,got underway in Bangalore.

ISRO working on vehicle for manned space mission
Tue, Feb 10, 2009

As a prelude to a manned moon mission,the Indian Space Research Organisation is working towards a maiden manned Indian space mission vehicle that can carry three astronauts....

Bangalore bus ticket in Kashmir valley made cops sit up
Mon, Feb 09, 2009

A Bangalore bus ticket found on the body of one of the four Kerala men killed in Kashmir en route to a terror training camp in Pakistan.

Cops see Left link to bus attack
Mon, Feb 09, 2009

Refusing to link the attackers of the CPI(M) MLA’s daughter and her Muslim friend to any organised Hindu right-wing outfit involved...

9 held in Bangalore blasts case
Sun, Feb 08, 2009

With the Karnataka Police’s announcement of the cracking of the Bangalore serial blasts case has emerged a wealth of details...

‘Saffron wrath’ on MLA’s daughter
Sat, Feb 07, 2009

In a fresh incident of suspected moral policing in Mangalore,the 18-year-old daughter of a CPI(M) MLA from Kerala and her Muslim friend were attacked by a group of eight to 10 miscreants on Friday afternoon....

Oppn cries foul as Karnataka Govt goes ahead with terror awareness campaign
Fri, Feb 06, 2009

Amid protests by the Youth Congress and tight security,the state BJP Government on Thursday organised a statewide awareness campaign on terrorism,targeted at college students....

Kerala terror module key in 11 accused for Bangalore blasts
Fri, Feb 06, 2009

The Karnataka police are set to announce they have cracked the July 25,2008,Bangalore serial blasts case in which one person was killed.

Euro satellite glitch: ISRO still shooting in the dark
Wed, Feb 04, 2009

Officials of the Indian Space Research Organisation have so far failed to pinpoint the reason that caused a power anomaly...

BJP Govt allocates Rs 2 cr for campus ‘terror awareness’
Wed, Feb 04, 2009

The BJP Government in Karnataka on Tuesday decided to increase allocation for an awareness programme on terrorism started on the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda...

Mangalore’s metamorphosis
Tue, Feb 03, 2009

Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy,says a poster quoting Benjamin Franklin adorning the walls of Froth on Top Pub...

ISRO built W2M satellites develop snag,hurting ISRO’s credibility
Tue, Feb 03, 2009

A power system failure in the ISRO-EADS built W2M satellite for Paris-based communication satellite operators Eutelsat is an unprecedented problem for ISRO.

Wife’s death returns to haunt Yeddyurappa
Mon, Feb 02, 2009

A magistrate's court in Karnataka CM's home district has ordered a fresh police report on his wife Maitro Devi's death.

Mangalore pub attack: all 28 accused granted bail
Sun, Feb 01, 2009

Exactly a week after the attack on women at a Mangalore pub by the Right-wing Hindu outfit,the Sri Rama Sene,a magistrate’s court....

Mangalore pub attack: all 28 accused granted bail
Sat, Jan 31, 2009

Exactly a week after the attack on women at a Mangalore pub by the Right-wing Hindu outfit...

The Right’s new culture vulture cuts his teeth
Sat, Jan 31, 2009

From being considered a somewhat fanatic fringe element whose radical speeches attracted only the attention of local police intelligence networks...

Man killed in Mangalore encounter
Sat, Jan 31, 2009

A man the police claimed to have killed in an encounter outside the city on Friday has been identified as underworld figure Dhananjay Pujari...

Many questions unanswered after ‘encounter’ in M’lore
Fri, Jan 30, 2009

The Mangalore police reported the occurrence of an encounter on the outskirts of the city in which one person was killed.

Ram Sene threatens bandh if Muthalik is not released
Thu, Jan 29, 2009

Security has been heightened as Pramod Muthalik was to be produced in a court in Mangalore in connection with pub attack.