The New Indian Express - Bangalore - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:06:53 +0530 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:58:33 +0530 Bangalore Safety Checks Don't Hold Water How safe is the water supplied to your home by the local civic agency? Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:18 +0530 Man Run Over by BMTC Bus A 39-year-old employee of Stumpp, Schuele and Somappa Springs Company died on the spot after being run over by a BMTC bus in Jayanagar on Wednesday. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:15 +0530 Home Care Venture Launched With the aim of offering patients affordable and continued care post hospitalisation, Medwell Ventures launched a home healthcare venture in the city on Wednesday. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:15 +0530 More Quarters for Cops Soon: Minister 2,500 housing units, with all facilities, will be set up in city Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:14 +0530 Land Acquisition Order Reserved The High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a bunch of writ petitions challenging the land acquisition notice issued by the State government to acquire land for the Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Layout. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:14 +0530 KSRTC Ticket Counter at Ernakulam The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation has established a computerised advance reservation counter at Ernakulam Bus Station, western entrance (Opp Juma Masjid). Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:11 +0530 Arrested Trio Killed City Jeweller Too? The arrest of three people involved in a jewellery theft, by the Ahmedabad police, may have solved the murder of a jewellery shop owner in Rajajinagar that took place over a year ago. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:11 +0530 COMED-K: 108 Seats Picked up on Day 2 Day two of the Consortium of Medical Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMED-K) counselling saw 108 post-graduate medical seats being allotted on Wednesday. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:11 +0530 'Govt Must Focus on Infrastructure' Real estate body CREDAI on Wednesday said that a new stable government at the Centre would need to focus on infrastructure development in its budget as opposed to the people-oriented budget that was presented this year. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:11 +0530 Stumped by Destiny, Hyder Conquers Challenges With a Smile He triumphs over Pervasive Developmental Disorder with family support and perseverance Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:08 +0530 Frauds Identified 3 Years Ago, But BU Turned Blind Eye If only the Bangalore University had heeded to a Syndicate sub-committee, the fake marks card racket would have been busted three years ago. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:08 +0530 Why it is Essential to Go Green Recently environmentalist and wild-life activist Jane Goodall celebrated her 80th birthday and her most persistent message through a life-time of work Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:07 +0530 Inflation Hits Vegetables, Fruits For the fashionistas, inflation has struck their favourite branded tags. For avid gamers, the rise in prices of the Halo series is unbearable. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:07 +0530 What Astrologers Foretell Leaders like Deve Gowda, B S Yeddyurappa, S M Krishna and even so-called atheists seek advice from astrologers before polls. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:07 +0530 Goodness Has No Motive If I have a motive to be good, does that bring about goodness? Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:04 +0530 Patience The most important virtue needed for self-transformation is patience. Without patience you will lose hope in the transformation process. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:04 +0530 Ducts to Ensure Smooth Roads BBMP to build 80 roads which don't have to be dug up to lay pipes and wires Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:04 +0530 Higher our Education, Greater our Problems Mindset and doubt also leads to assumptions and presumptions which take us completely off track. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:03 +0530 Dhanaulti, a Quaint Village in the Hills Dhanaulti is at a distance of about 60 kms from Dehradun. It is on the same route as Mussorie but just 3-4 kms short and one needs to take a detour and turn right from JP gate Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:01 +0530 Simple or Complex? Life is utterly simple and yet most complex. You have to simultaneously attend to both facets Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:00 +0530 Heaven on Earth There are dozens of places on this planet which stake claim to the coveted appellation ‘Heaven on Earth’. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:00 +0530 When In Bali.. We stepped out of Ngurah Rai International Airport one hot Saturday afternoon and learnt our first lesson barely 10 minutes Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:00 +0530 Discover the Cause of Ego ‘Ego’ is a frequently used word in spiritual teachings. An ‘egoist’ is defined as one who is completely devoted to his own interests; a selfish person. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:45:00 +0530 Mohan Muthanna, a Hockey Winger on the Right Track Mohan Muthanna, a 25-year-old hockey player, is known for his speed and goal-scoring acumen. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:57 +0530 Never Fear The Inevitable Set in a silver frame is a photograph of a four-year-old girl with a cat on her lap. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:57 +0530 Book to Help Park Statue Restoration The erstwhile garden city’s pride, Cubbon Park which was neglected for a long time, is now getting a face lift. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:56 +0530 KUPECA Meeting Today to Discuss Fee, Seats Members of the Karnataka Unaided Private Engineering Colleges Association (KUPECA) are meeting on Thursday evening to discuss fixing fees and seats for undergraduate engineering courses. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:56 +0530 'Curtailing Mayor and Deputy's Term is Unconstitutional' The State Urban Development Department has made it clear that the Mayor and Deputy Mayor have the right to continue in office for one full year from the date of their election and curtailing their tenure will be treated as discrimination and also violation of their fundamental rights. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:56 +0530 Woman Stabbed by Lover's Son A 25-year-old woman was stabbed by her paramour’s 16-year-old son, who was frustrated over the problems that she had caused in his family. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:53 +0530 Land Allotted to Sugar Company to be Reclaimed The Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board (KIADB) on Wednesday submitted before the high court that it  will take back land allotted to Prem Sugars in Mandya district as the company had not set up a factory even 18 years after the  land allotment. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:53 +0530 Monsanto Chief: Are People With the Right Credentials Opposing GM Crops? Even as the debate over genetic modification  of crops rages, agri-business major Monsanto has sought permission from the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC) for new field trials across the country. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:53 +0530 'Jakkur Model Key to Sustainability' Experts are pushing for adoption of a model that is being used in the city — treating sewage water using a combination of mechanical and natural processes — to mitigate the water crisis. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:44:52 +0530 Woman Kills Daughter, Hangs Self A 28-year-old woman committed suicide by hanging after strangling her five-year-old daughter at their house in Hulimavu on Monday night. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:30:01 +0530 2 Die in Freak Accidents After Getting Drunk Two men, under the influence of alcohol, died in freak accidents on Monday night. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:30:00 +0530 Hiriyur bus Accident Death Toll Rises to seven The number of victims, who were killed in an accident near Hiriyur recently, has increased to seven now. Sripriya (20), who was receiving treatment along with her husband Sanjay Acharaya at BGS Global Hospital, died here on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:30:00 +0530 Notices Issued to School, Govt Over RTE The High Court on Monday issued  emergent notices to CMR National Public School in HRBR Layout and the Department of Primary Education in connection with a petition accusing the school of denying admissions under the Right to Education (RTE) Act. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:58 +0530 Four of Family Injured in Cylinder Blast Four members of a family, including two children, were injured when an LPG cylinder leak  resulted in an explosion at K P Agrahara early on Tuesday morning. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 Corporator Held for Stealing Clothes Upparpet police on Tuesday arrested Girinagar Corporator H S Lalitha who was allegedly caught by an apparel shop staff for stealing clothes. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 6K Accident Cases Cleared in 3 Months by Lok Adalats As many as 6,241 cases related to Motor Vehicle Act (MVA) were disposed of and a compensation of `34.60 crore was paid to vehicle insurance beneficiaries, accident victims and their relatives from January to April in the mega Lok Adalats through District Legal Services Authority or Taluk Legal Services Committee across the State. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 Vedamurthy Let Off After Interrogation The city police have let off former Bangalore University (BU) Syndicate member Dr K B Vedamurthy after recording his statements over an alleged marks scam that has hit the university. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 COMED-K: Only 68 from State Chose Medical Seats It seems like the candidates from Karnataka are not interested in participating in the ongoing counselling for PG medical seats organised by the Consortium of Medical Engineering and Dental colleges of Karnataka (COMED-K). Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:54 +0530 Last Date Extended The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has extended the last date for document verification for Hyderabad-Karnataka students up to May 3 following the non-availability of officials to issue necessary certificates due to election work. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:54 +0530 Kin Protest Over Man's Death Relatives of 60-year-old Srinivas, who succumbed to head injuries at Sparsh Hospital on Hosur Road on Tuesday, have accused the hospital staff of negligence and not discharging the patient to increase the medical bill. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:54 +0530 Ratio of Man to Trees in City is 6:1, Says KSPCB Sec ‘Think globally and act locally’ to preserve nature was the message of  Earth Day celebrations at RV Teachers’ College here on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:53 +0530 Ex-MLA Takes BBMP Land Grant Issue to Lokayukta Former Bharathinagar MLA N Rajanna has filed a complaint with the Lokayukta on the controversial grant of 4 acres and 28 guntas of BBMP land on lease to a private club. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:53 +0530 Friends and enemies In the company of your friends, you lose your centeredness. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:50 +0530 Address Niggling Back Pain Before it is Too Late Commuting on a rough road or the number of hours you spend sitting on that unergonomic chair at work are some of the reasons for that piercing pain in your back. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:50 +0530 Rejuvenate Bangalore's Green Charm, Says Expert Noting that Bangalore is losing its Garden City tag, Prof J Srinivasan, of the Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, said much needs to be done to make the city turn over a green leaf. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:50 +0530 Protection If I don’t know the enemy, I will be poorly equipped to protect myself. Anger, greed, ego, lust, attachment are the enemy in myself and in others. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:49 +0530 'A Teacher is a Key Facilitator' Dr S A Kribanandan, principal of the Stracey Memorial Composite PU College speaks about the institution’s growth and the values it imparts to students Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:46 +0530 No Shortcuts or Fast-Forwards to Meditation Meditation is experiencing and enjoying the inner void - though one may say that this enjoying is a mind-oriented experience. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:46 +0530 Mindset and Doubt Create Delusion Now let us look at mindset. When doubts cease, mindset comes into play. Mindset is the very opposite of doubt. Here we know exactly what we want and do our utmost to get it. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:46 +0530 Mom Would Gladly Give her Life for us My mother spent a good 60 years of her life being a mother and a wife with little thought to any other aspiration. She faced life’s vicissitudes with courage. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:43 +0530 Nice Mannequin? No, This is a Real Woman That's the new trend in Bangalore. At least two brands are using Czech women to sit still like dolls in shop windows, and occasionally smile at customers. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:43 +0530 Two Years of a Bookstore and More Hinzelmann, an all together forgettable character in Neil Gaiman’s American Gods may well be remembered for a particularly wise comment he made,“What I say is, a town isn’t a town without a bookstore. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:43 +0530 Shop Thrives on Rajkumar Pics Owners of a photo frame shop on BVK Iyengar Road are releasing a calendar on April 24 to mark the idol’s 85th birth anniversary Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:42 +0530 City Girl to Represent India in Brain Bee Finals It is a big deal for a 17-year old girl to represent the country and Gayathri Muthukumar, the winner of the 7th Indian National Brain Bee, is excited. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:39 +0530 Justifying Evil Obviously the present crisis throughout the world is exceptional, without precedent. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:39 +0530 A Working Space for Creators of Theatre The Company Theatre was formed by Sheeba Chadha, Atul Kumar, Manish Chawdhary and Sanjeev Sharma in 1993 in New Delhi. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:38 +0530 Think Twice Before You Get Inked While the young and the fearless may think it is cool to sport body art, tattoos and piercing, doctors warn that these fashion statements could be dangerous and infectious without going through an allergy test beforehand. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:38 +0530 Govt Talks Tough as Bid to Resolve CET Row Comes a Cropper The stage is set for high drama as the state government and private engineering colleges on Tuesday failed to reach an agreement on seat-sharing and fee structure. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:36 +0530 Missing Realtor Found Dead in Lake Highly decomposed body of K N Ananth Kumar, a 45-year-old realtor,  was found in Ellemallappa Lake near K R Puram on Old Madras Road on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:35 +0530 Neighbourhood Trees Campaign Kicks Off in City The India Biodiversity Portal’s neighbourhood trees campaign kicked off on Tuesday and saw nearly 400 users from all over the country upload their observations on the portal. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:35 +0530 Govt Amending Minority Definition for Schools: Mohsin The State government is taking steps to amend the definition to determine the minority status of a school, Commissioner for Public Instruction Mohammed Mohsin said on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:35 +0530 16-Year-Old Arrested for Murder A 16-year-old boy was arrested by the HSR layout police for allegedly killing Venu (17) and his brother Pavan (16). Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:32 +0530 Change in Court Timings With summer making its presence felt, the High Court registry has changed the court sitting timings in several districts. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:31 +0530 Action Sought Against Producers of Bigg Boss City-based advocate Amrithesh has filed a private complaint against Narendra Sharma of Brahmanda fame, actor Sudeep and producers of Bigg Boss  reality show for hurting sentiments by showing women in an obscene manner. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:31 +0530 Bone Marrow Transplant Comes as a Blessing for Many Patients Bone marrow transplant has over the last few years come as a boon for many suffering from blood diseases like leukemia and thalassemia, which earlier had no cure. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:14:12 +0530 ED to Probe MLA's Charge Against Hiremath The Enforcement Directorate will look into MLA Ramesh Kumar’s complaint against anti-corruption crusader S R Hiremath, the Karnataka government announced on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:12:57 +0530