BBMP releases Rs 50 crore beggary cess to Central Relief Committee

Lokayukta directed the CRC to set out in detail the balance due by each local body in the state by October 3, 2019, the next date of hearing. 

21 Jul 2019

Relief for Karnataka MP DK Suresh in illegal mining case

The court’s decision comes as a major relief to Suresh, accused of involvement in illegal mining of multicoloured stones in a reserve forest area in Kanakapura.

16 Jul 2019

Upa Lokayukta asks for dismissal of two medical assistants

The Upa Lokayukta recommended the dismissal of two Ophthalmological Assistants, facing charges of corruption, from service.

14 Jul 2019

KAS officer penalised for selective disposal of files

Govt finds him guilty of favouring middlemen during his posting as the tahsildar in Bengaluru South; withholds annual increments

13 Jul 2019

Court allows framing of charges against Sriramulu

The special court for elected representatives has permitted the prosecution to frame additional charge of cheating against BJP MLA B Sriramulu.

11 Jul 2019

Forum asks RBI to instruct banks not to harass customers

A city-based consumer forum rapped HDFC Bank Limited for allegedly harassing a credit card holder though he had already paid the money, and asked it to pay Rs 60,000 to him.

06 Jul 2019

4 yrs after FIR, IAS officer gets clean chit from Lokayukta 

With this, the Lokayukta police have given a clean chit to Kapil Mohan in a disproportionate assets case.

05 Jul 2019

Special court to frame charges against BBMP officials

Similarly, in the second case, Munirathna claimed an excess amount of Rs.1.72 lakh in collusion with other accused officials.

04 Jul 2019

Bribery charges proved, lecturer in Hubballi gets compulsory retirement

 Accepting a bribe from a student proved very costly for a lecturer.

02 Jul 2019

Official takes Rs 450 bribe to certify buffalo blind, loses job

Twenty-three years after the incident, the authorities have ordered compulsory retirement of the livestock development officer with immediate effect.

22 Jun 2019

Forum orders ICICI Bank to pay up for making student suffer

As per the bank’s instructions, she presented the DDs before her bankers, PNC Bank, Pittsburgh branch, USA.

21 Jun 2019

Security at hospitals: Karnataka sets up police outposts

While doctors across the country are demanding better security at hospitals after attacks on them, Karnataka is in the forefront of protecting its medical staff.

19 Jun 2019

Builder, 15 others cheat bank of Rs 9.39 crore in Bengaluru

A builder from the city, in collusion with 15 others, has allegedly cheated the State Bank of India (SBI) to the tune of Rs 9.39 crore.

06 Jun 2019

Coconut Development Board officials in hot water, CBI files graft case

Accused officials diverted Rs 5.08 crore meant for coconut farmers of SC & ST community

06 Jun 2019

Bengaluru: Consumer forum asks tour operator to compensate family

However, it failed to prove that the said agreement was duly signed by both the parties. The complainant contended that the agreement was one-sided.

02 Jun 2019