Increased travel time troubles Bengaluru techies

Ongoing work on the flyover leading to Electronics City has led to increased commuting hours, and a struggle to work out some kind of work-life balance.

07 Jan 2019

KR Puram, Yelahanka most dangerous places for motorists

The most dangerous areas for motorists in Bengaluru in 2018 are KR Puram and Yelahanka, as most accidents have been recorded in the jurisdiction of these traffic police stations.

29 Dec 2018

City breaks record for hottest December day

Hot weather has been the topic of discussion for a majority of Bengalureans this week, and not without good reason.

28 Dec 2018

Motorist stops bus plying in wrong direction on one-way, video goes viral

The video was recorded near Gorguntepalya signal with a camera mounted on the helmet of the rider, Dishank Gowda.

27 Dec 2018

No sting operation this! Former Bengaluru banker on a mission to save bees

C H Shankar Hariharan (45), an insurance banker who quit his job two years ago, has been practising apiculture, or beekeeping, for over 30 years.

23 Dec 2018

Harassed at railway station, complaint ignored by cop, claims woman

Dolkar then threatened to complain about him and when he did not relent, she tried to click his picture from her phone.

15 Dec 2018

Despite BBMP’s advisory, wedding halls go bananas over plantain leaves

Most marriage halls in the city are adhering to the plastic ban imposed by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), three months ago.

15 Dec 2018

Bengaluru firm develops device for water rescues, Civil Defence purchases it

A Bengaluru firm has developed a vehicle that can be used to carry out rescue operations in water, such as take the first rope across a stream during floods.

13 Dec 2018

Skywalk unlikely at Iblur junction, cops on lookout for alternatives

Traffic police are struggling to make the Iblur junction safer, even as another life was lost in an accident on Tuesday.

13 Dec 2018

Rescued bonded labourer completes BCom

A native of Tamil Nadu, Shiva Kumar lost his father at the age of seven. After his father’s death, he stayed with his aunt at Anekal, near Bengaluru.

13 Dec 2018

Now, Swiggy delivers non-veg on veg order in Bengaluru

The order was placed from the restaurant Django Kitchen in Indiranagar by Arundhati Ramanathan, who posted a tweet regarding the incident on Tuesday.

12 Dec 2018

Men’s PG tilts in Marathahalli, residents evacuated

Residents living in and around the PG were also asked to evacuate, and BBMP engineers were inspecting the building at night to decide whether it must be demolished.

08 Dec 2018

#FootpathBeku, say Malleswaram residents in Bengaluru

'Elders Walk' highlights poor condition of pedestrian spaces.

03 Dec 2018

Six years, 25 adjournments later, Bengaluru senior citizen gets compensation

An octogenarian had to struggle for six years and go through 25 adjournments at three consumer courts till he was compensated for bad service by a travel company.

03 Dec 2018

Krishi Mela in Karnataka sees over 13l visitors, Rs 5.82 Lakh in business

The event also proved advantageous for owners of stalls, most of which received a steady stream of visitors.

19 Nov 2018