Chetana Belagere

Bengaluru's ‘Lady Don’ Muniyamma now head of  Sri Rama Sene women’s unit

Yashaswini has been booked for assault and lending money at very high interest rates and faces extortion, robbery and chain snatching charges.

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Rise in custodial deaths spark concern in Karnataka

According to the SHRC, forms of torture include severe beatings with boots and belts, sometimes suspending people from their wrists.

22 Sep 2018

Clients get life ‘sorted’ at memory clinic

Cognite is the brainchild of Dr Himani Kashyap and Dr Rajkumari P Reddy of the Department of Clinical Psychology at NIMHANS.

22 Sep 2018

Well-being officers to help Bengaluru cops combat stress

This means that the department will soon have a go-to person, no matter which district the personnel are posted to.

19 Sep 2018

Fantasy leagues, secret groups and apps blur betting line in Bengaluru

The upcoming India Vs Pakistan fixture in the Asia Cup is likely to see several people using social media, websites and gaming apps to quietly place a bet without the police knowing.

18 Sep 2018

Cops alert as bookies pad up for India vs Pakistan match in Bengaluru

City police commissioner Suneel Kumar T has reportedly alerted all police stations in and around Bengaluru to keep an eye on betting rackets that might gain momentum.

18 Sep 2018

Gauri Lankesh murder: Multiple teams fan out for ‘brains’ behind conspiracy

Meanwhile, another training session with air guns was conducted at Belagavi following which they also had a session on making Molotov cocktails.

16 Sep 2018

If boy, girl can walk in park why can’t we, say gay rights activists

Gay rights activists are also discussing the matter amongst their associations and are planning to meet the police commissioner to give the walkers’ association a fitting reply.

15 Sep 2018

Bengaluru: Japanese tech to help in traffic management

In the next two years, the city will witness a more efficient traffic management system powered by Japanese technology.

15 Sep 2018

JMB terrorists looted jewellery shops in Bengaluru: National Intelligence Agency

A Kolkata-based shoe baron was kidnapped by a group of jihadists who later attacked the American Centre in Kolkata in 2002.

11 Sep 2018

Detention centre for illegal immigrants, overstaying foreigners soon

Come 2019, illegal immigrants and foreign nationals overstaying in the state will be lodged in a detention centre which is being set up at Nelamangala.

09 Sep 2018

IVF scam accused missing since February

Meena, wife of KT Gurumurthy, an accused in an IVF scam in 2014, has been desperately trying to get the police to investigate her husband’s mysterious disappearance.

08 Sep 2018

SIT gets custody of 14th accused in Gauri Lankesh murder case

The SIT has named Gondhalekar (39), a resident of Satara, as accused number 14 in the Gauri case.

08 Sep 2018

Beware of fraudsters cloning your ATM cards

The city police are a worried lot as the number of cases of people losing money owing to cloning of ATM cards is on the rise.

06 Sep 2018

Journalist Gauri Lankesh murder: From no major leads to 14 arrests, it’s taken a year

With 14 arrests so far across Karnataka and Maharashtra, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of about 23 officers is set to submit its official report to the Karnataka government.

05 Sep 2018