Akram Mohammed

‘There will be no one like Shri Shivakumara Swami again’

Sangappa Pattanasetty, a farmer from Gadag, said that every time he came to Bengaluru to sell onions, he would visit the mutt.

14 hours ago

Volunteers, kids lend a helping hand at Siddaganga Mutt

Lakhs of devotees of Siddaganga Mutt seer Sri Shivakumara Swamiji made a beeline to offer their last respects to the 111-year-old seer on Tuesday.

15 hours ago

Siddaganga Mutt seer Shivakumara Swami stopped consuming food two days before death

Though a team of doctors was attending to him round the clock, the severity of the seers’ condition could not be rectified.

22 Jan 2019

Gold in clay: Bengaluru airport customs officials spot new smuggling method

Customs officials at Kempegowda International Airport have identified a new modus operandi by which gangs are smuggling gold from Sri Lanka.

20 Jan 2019

Drone Olympics promises fun at Aero India in Bengaluru

The contests in the Drone Olympics are expected to be major crowd-pullers at the biennial event. 

19 Jan 2019

After a lull, farmer suicide cases spike again in Karnataka

Farmer suicides had witnessed a lull during the southwest monsoon which also coincided with the loan waiver announcement of the Kumaraswamy-led coalition government.

18 Jan 2019

ISRO to use PSLV stage four as orbital platform, create history

Describing the development, an ISRO scientist, on condition of anonymity, said that this was the first time in the world that such a technique is being used.

18 Jan 2019

Beware Bengaluru, online search results may be a trap

Several complaints have been registered at the Cyber Crime Police Station, Bengaluru, where people have been robbed using the method.

15 Jan 2019

GSAT-20 to ensure faster internet this yr

The satellite will complete a constellation of satellites which use special transponders to beam high frequency signals for better connectivity in the country.

13 Jan 2019

2016 Soudha cash seizure case heading to dead end?

There are also rumours that the case was being buried as the money seized was meant for a prominent political leader of the State, the sources added.

13 Jan 2019

Our troubles will end only after we are dead, says Dharani’s mother 

Devi recalled their ordeal ever since they moved to Udayanagar, in A Narayanapura ward, around six years ago, adding that her daughter would have been alive if police were proactive.

05 Jan 2019

Karnataka weather: Winter chills to the bone as mercury dips sharply

Historically, the lowest temperature recorded in Bengaluru in the month of January was 7.8° Celsius on January 13, 1884.

03 Jan 2019

Consumers remain in the dark

Hundreds of families in rural areas have been left baffled after not receiving LPG subsidies for over a year, even after submitting the Know Your Customer (KYC) documents again.

29 Dec 2018

Not getting LPG subsidy? Submit your KYC details by December 31

Consumers who have not been receiving LPG subsidies have more bad news in store.

29 Dec 2018

Lost vehicles a lost cause in Bengaluru city

Any person who loses a bike or car in Bengaluru may as well forget it for good, considering the detection rate of vehicles stolen in the city.

27 Dec 2018