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Art programme helps Bengaluru slum kids to overcome hardships

With the aim to break the cycle of poverty, the initiative hopes to make these children self-sufficient and contributing as members of society.

4 hours ago

Bengaluru: App gets commuters confirmed train, bus tickets using past data

To help those facing this predicament, startup app ConfirmTkt – a travel search and booking engine – is making the process of ticketing easier using for data analytics and machine learning.

24 Sep 2018

Get a taste of Sri Lanka

Indulging in close-to-authentic food is quite rare these days with fusion food being the trend of the season.

22 Sep 2018

25 passport forgery cases in three years at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru

Most of these cases are people who have criminal cases against them, and do not want to approach the Indian Embassy as it is a time-consuming process.

20 Sep 2018

Local gangs show their might by vandalising cars in Bengaluru

According to the City Crime Report Bureau, 15 cases have been registered this year under the Goonda Act to reduce such incidents.

19 Sep 2018

Cultural event to raise funds for flood victims

The event is intended at rehabilitating the flood affected communities of Kodagu and Kerala.

19 Sep 2018

Commuters dread fare hikes while BMTC awaits approval

A BMTC spokesperson says that they have asked for a hike in fares or funds to be allocated to able to run smoothly, and are awaiting response from the state government.

13 Sep 2018

Bawariya, Irani gangs continue to harass Bengalureans

With chain snatching incidents on the rise, the Bengaluru City Police (BCP) continue to believe that the Bawariya and the Irani gangs are behind the act.

13 Sep 2018

Meeting all your puja needs at click of a button

Celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi may be difficult for several people in Bengaluru, considering their hectic work lives.

13 Sep 2018

City racer teen emerges champ at national event

After winning the MRF National Racing Championship, 17-year-old Sohil Shah is on cloud nine.

12 Sep 2018

Nursing council members, registrar at loggerheads

It has been ten years since the last election within the Karnataka Nursing Council (KNC).

12 Sep 2018

City boy on road to recovery post rare heart surgery

Kushal was kept in hospital for a while to ensure he recovered well.

12 Sep 2018

Flex frames continue to mar Bengaluru’s beauty 

Agencies are also hoping that the ban will get lifted soon, and that the workers will get their jobs back.

11 Sep 2018

BBMP takes up maintenance of toilets after two years

The other community toilets in the city – Ambedkar Nagar, Benniganahalli, Kalasipalya, Dodmavalli, Tannery  Road, Anjanappa Garden, Chamundi Nagar, and Nagvara – require maintenance.

10 Sep 2018

Family alleges ‘bogus baptisms’, faces harassment

A sub-inspector at the Ramamurthy Nagar Police station says that investigation has recently begun, although he declined to comment as to why it took a year to look into the registered complaint.

10 Sep 2018