Bengaluru: Breaking the shackles of an abused child marriage and slamming all the stereotypes, Selvi Gowda who became the first woman driver in South India, is a true inspiration to all women. Her journey has been documented by award winning Canadian filmmaker Elisa Paloschi's 'Driving with Selvi'. More
Published 15-Dec-2017 13:20 IST
Bengaluru: Karnataka government on Wednesday decided to hand over the investigation into the mysterious death of Hindu activist Paresh Mesta to the CBI, police said.
Published 14-Dec-2017 07:49 IST
Bengaluru: In the wake of BJP protests over the death of a young man, Karnataka Home Minister R. Ramalinga Reddy, on Tuesday, blamed the opposition party for disturbing peace in the coastal region of the southern state. "The BJP's state leaders are trying to provoke violence in the coastal townsMore
Published 12-Dec-2017 22:20 IST
New Delhi: The CBI has carried out searches at three locations in Bengaluru in connection with alleged misappropriation of over Rs 44 lakh by an employee of BEL hospital in collusion with Apollo Pharmacy, a unit of the Apollo Hospitals Enterprises Ltd. CBI sources said that the searches wereMore
Published 12-Dec-2017 20:36 IST
Bengaluru: The BJP has alleged that Karnataka was becoming "another Kashmir" with the killing of Hindu activists "selectively", involving an international network. "Karnataka is becoming another Kashmir. Fifteen Hindu activists have been killed selectively in the state. There is an internationalMore
Published 12-Dec-2017 19:55 IST
Bengaluru: A court here on Monday sent, to 12 days judicial custody, Kannada tabloid editor Ravi Belagere who was arrested for allegedly hiring hitmen to kill an ex-colleague. "He will be in judicial custody until December 23," said the 1st Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate V.Jagadeesh.More
Published 12-Dec-2017 08:39 IST
Bengaluru: The Karnataka cabinet on Monday gave its approval to a Rs 5,950 crore project for providing metro rail connectivity to the international airport on the city outskirts. The 29.62 km long Metro project that will connect Nagavara here and Kempegowda International airport will have sevenMore
Published 11-Dec-2017 19:25 IST
Bengaluru: BJP Karnataka president B S Yeddyurappa on Sunday said cases against Congress leaders who have been given a clean chit by the Anti-Corruption Bureau would be reopened if the party comes to power after the assembly polls due next year.
Published 10-Dec-2017 20:11 IST
Bengaluru: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday attached Rs 5.3-crore worth assets of former Karnataka Lokayukta (anti-graft watchdog) Justice Y. Bhaskar Rao in a corruption case on him and his son. "We have attached assets valued at Rs 5.3 crore belonging to Rao and his son Y. Ashwin RaoMore
Published 09-Dec-2017 08:29 IST
Bengaluru: Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy has stoked a controversy with his remarks that a few BJP leaders were behaving like terror group ISIS. "I never called all the BJP leaders terrorists. I said only a few BJP leaders are behaving like ISIS," Reddy said.
Published 08-Dec-2017 19:02 IST
Bengaluru: A pro-Kannada organisation took out a march here on Thursday, in protest against Bollywood actress Sunny Leone's scheduled visit to the city on December 31 for a New Year's Eve show, saying it would be an "assault" on the city's culture.
Published 07-Dec-2017 21:41 IST
Bengaluru: Eyeing to retain power, the ruling Congress in Karnataka will embark on a series of state wide tours, in the run up to the 2018 assembly polls. In the first phase, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will tour about 124 constituencies, predominantly represented by Congress MLAs to launch a seriesMore
Published 07-Dec-2017 22:17 IST
Bengaluru: A software engineer accidentally set him ablaze after being conned by a private tutor of ₹1.25 lakh who promised to admit his son in a prestigious school in the state capital. Ritesh Kumar (35), who worked with a private firm based in Marathahalli, died of severe burns in the city'sMore
Published 06-Dec-2017 13:08 IST
Bengaluru: The Income Tax (I-T) Department has seized Rs 1.4 crore in cash and 3.5 kg gold and jewellery during raids conducted on five medical labs and two In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) clinic doctors during the last three days, said a top tax official on Saturday. "The raids on the five medicalMore
Published 03-Dec-2017 08:08 IST | Updated 08:21 IST
Bengaluru: Mysuru-based flying instructor and ace pilot Captain Audrey Deepika Maben along with her 19-year-old daughter will soon be gliding around the planet covering 21 countries in a span of 80 days.
Published 01-Dec-2017 19:09 IST
Bengaluru: With over billion mobiles, 325 million broadband connections and 306 million new bank accounts, India has become a case study in digital financial inclusion, said Communications Minister Manoj Sinha on Thursday.
Published 01-Dec-2017 07:31 IST
Bengaluru: Senior woman Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer K. Ratna Prabha on Thursday took over as Karnataka's new Chief Secretary, replacing Subash Chandra Khuntia who retired on superannuation earlier in the day. A 1981-batch officer of the Karnataka cadre, Prabha is the third womanMore
Published 30-Nov-2017 21:26 IST
Bengaluru: A 21-year-old man was arrested for allegedly killing his grandparents and stealing money and gold from their home in the city, police said on Wednesday. "Praveen (21), along with his two friends Hassan Pasha and Pramod, killed his grandparents on Sunday at about 3 p.m, at their home inMore
Published 30-Nov-2017 09:36 IST | Updated 10:01 IST
Bengaluru: Indian IT firms are spending more on education as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), said industry apex body Nasscom Foundation on Wednesday. "Education remains the focus area of IT firms' CSR activities, with 76 per cent of multi-national companies reporting highestMore
Published 30-Nov-2017 08:48 IST | Updated 09:10 IST
Bengaluru: Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services, on Monday, announced a multi-year partnership with the State of Rhode Island to establish a design and innovation hub. Infosys will also hire 500 American workers in Rhode Island over the next five years.
Published 28-Nov-2017 08:10 IST

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