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Heavy smoke around Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake after garbage mound set ablaze

February 17, 2017 12:50 pm

Bengaluru: The Bellandur Lake has been infamous in the past year for spillover of toxic froth on to the roads in the city.

Bengaluru mass molestation: Dear Siddaramaiah, sack your imbecilic Home Minister G Parameshwara

January 03, 2017 9:13 am

Bengaluru mass molestation: Chief Minister, your home minister Mr G Parameshwara is the shame of India for mindlessly blaming the sexual assaults of hundreds of women upon the victims themselves.

When toxic froth filled Bengaluru roads

December 29, 2016 10:20 pm

The froth build up occurs due to toxic effluents deposited by garment units upstream and other apartment buildings in the area functioning without proper sewage treatment facility.

Cauvery row: Ban orders extended in Bengaluru, Karnataka braces for legal bout  

September 15, 2016 8:12 pm

As a preventive measure, Section 144 has been extended till September 25 midnight in Bengaluru and strong bandobast continues, senior police officials said, adding that life is normal everywhere.

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah on Cauvery row: SC order hard to follow, but will release water

September 13, 2016 3:44 pm

The chief minister also sought media cooperation in bringing the situation in Karnataka to normal.

Cauvery row: One dead in police firing, several vehicles torched in Bengaluru; Centre appeals for calm

September 12, 2016 7:08 pm

Sporadic violence broke out in Bengaluru and some other parts of Karnataka amid the raging Cauvery water dispute that forced the Siddaramaiah government to impose section 144.

Three inbound flights to Chennai diverted to Bengaluru

June 07, 2016 11:11 am

The flights later landed in Bengaluru after a few hours of delay when the weather became normal

Delhi woman found murdered in Bengaluru

May 18, 2016 8:52 pm

Police suspect the murder to have been carried out by someone known to the victim since there were no signs of forced entry into the residence.

Bengaluru: Five killed in road accident in JC Nagar

May 12, 2016 8:40 pm

Apart from the auto driver Shankarappa, 48, the others killed in the crash are Shivappa Pujar, 45, his wife Mahadevi, daughters Lakshmamma, 9, and Ranjitha, 4.

Caught on CCTV: Woman abducted, escapes rape bid

May 03, 2016 4:00 am

In a shocking incident, a woman was dragged and kidnapped in public view in Bengaluru. The act was caught on CCTV camera installed in the area.


ABVP holds countrywide protests against anti-nationalism in some groups

February 18, 2016 10:59 am

Ahmedabad/Bengaluru/Mumbai, Feb 18 (ANI): The Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad members in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Kolkata took to streets to protest against the 'anti-national' sentiments that have risen from Jawaharlal Nehru University. Members of ABVP from Ahmedabad raised slogans against those who supported the anti-national elements in JNU. An ABVP leader said they will continue their protests till the anti-nationalists are punished. In Bengaluru, the student took out a 'Tricolor march'. A protestor of ABVP in Bengaluru said they condemn the act of central universities rising to support the anti-national slogans raised in JNU. In Kolkata, ABVP members were seen raising slogans against the anti-national elements.

Man run over by truck, donates eyes before dying

February 18, 2016 6:58 am

Bengaluru, Feb 18 (ANI): A 23-year old man in Bengaluru whose body was split into two after being run over by a speeding truck wished to donate his organs while lying on the deathbed. Harish Nanjappa died due to injuries within minutes of being taken to a hospital. Harish's eyes were donated to the Narayana Netralaya and other organs could not be harvested as they were excessively damaged. According to the police, Harish said that he wished to donate his organs.

Racism, intolerance not specific to India, says Sonam Kapoor

February 09, 2016 9:47 am

New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor, in response to the attack on the Tanzanian student in Bengaluru on February 3, said that racism and intolerance are not specific to India but happens across the globe.The Tanzanian student was allegedly beaten up and stripped by a mob in a case of mistaken identity after a woman was mowed down by a car in Bengaluru.The 21-year-old Tanzanian was dragged out of the car in which she was seated along with her three friends.Sonam, who has not shied of speaking about current affair incidents in the past, did not hide behind a non-committal stance. Sonam, who is the Loreal brand ambassador, was present at the inauguration of Women of Worth Awards, a platform and campaign that will recognize and felicitate the achievements of women who have achieved success in making a difference to the lives of others through their bravery, convictions and drive.The Women of Worth 2016 awards and campaign, which is an initiative by NDTV and Loreal Paris, will showcase women’s inspirational and impactful work to the world at large.

The Attack On Tanzanian Woman Had An Element of Racism & Mob Justice: Envoy

February 07, 2016 3:41 pm

Speaking on the attack of a Tanzanian woman, Karnataka home minister read out the woman's complaint, saying nowhere does it mention that she was stripped and paraded naked.

Madrassa teacher arrested for suspected links with Al Qaeda

January 08, 2016 9:31 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): A Bengaluru madrassa teacher has been arrested by Delhi Police for suspected links with Al Qaeda. The teacher identified as Maulana Anzar Shah is reportedly an alleged member of the terror group. Police officials said he was planning to carry out terror strikes in the country. Shah has been brought to Delhi on transit remand and would be produced at the Patiala House court today.