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Actor Prakash Raj (File | PTI)
Actor Prakash Raj joins protest against GST on handmade

Prakash Raj  today joined the protest being staged by theatre personality Prasanna against the imposition of GST on handmade products.

7 hours ago

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13 arrested for attacking Bengaluru court commissioner inspecting illegal slaughterhouses

A group of assailants attacked the car of the Court Commissioner at Dodda Bettahalli near Yelahanka New Town on Tuesday evening.
 

8 hours ago

Diwali gift for Bangaloreans: suburban train service begins

Connectivity between Whitefield and the City was a long-pending demand from IT sector

23 hours ago

An excavator digger machine clears debris after a building collapsed at Ejipura on Tuesday | EPS
Bengaluru building collapse: Three-year-old Sanjana still in trauma

 Three-year-old Sanjana lies on her aunt Asha’s lap on Tuesday evening still in trauma. The memories of the building collapse still haunt her. 

23 hours ago

The drain in Kurubarahalli | NAGARAJA GADEKAL
Kurubarahalli residents struggle to make ends meet after heavy rains

Residents of Kurubarahalli can only recollect horrifying experiences of the day it rained. The others remember being in neck-deep water and rescued back to safety.

23 hours ago

3D-printed replica of Kishore’s skull created at the hospital
3D print of skull helps fix eye-socket

3D printing is now used extensively right from a small object to even printing a house. City-based Vasavi hospital used the technology to print a skull. Kishore (26), a civil engineer

23 hours ago

People chip in to help Thimmakka

Admirers of environmentalist pool in money to pay her medical bills, show support on social media.

23 hours ago

Score high on #OOTD with trendy gumboots, raincoats

Bell bottoms and long sleeves are in vogue this season, but when I wore it in Bengaluru, it was a nightmare.

17 Oct 2017

Strangers liven up others’ Diwali

l    Not home for the festival? Bengalureans are coming together to play taash online with new friends to make up for family time
 

17 Oct 2017

Festive weekend to be a “cab illa” Dussehra deja vu?

The long Dussehra weekend last month spelled major woes for users of app-based cab services in the city, and it is likely to repeat this Diwali holidays too.

17 Oct 2017

Racists & tax dodgers: Landlords from hell

Young people renting homes in the city tell City Express their tales of woe when it comes to difficult house owners

17 Oct 2017

Murdered senior journalist Gauri Lankesh  (File photo)
Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT extracts enlarged pix of youth on recce

A police officer, who is part of the team, confirmed that the picture had been extracted from one of the two video clips they had obtained from a CCTV camera.

17 Oct 2017

Bengaluru building collapse: Owner arrested

The 20-year-old building in Ejipura area which collapsed yesterday, had been rented out to four families, following a suspected LPG cylinder blast, killed seven people and left scores injured.

17 Oct 2017

Chitra was thrown off in the impact of the building collapse | vinod kumar t
Bengaluru collapse: Family survives, shuttles between hospitals now

Chitra and her family of three survived the building collapse with injuries and burns. But now the family is torn between the burns ward at different hospitals.

17 Oct 2017

A fire personnel who was injured in the rescue operation being shifted to a hospital | NAGESH POlALI
Bengaluru collapse: Four rescue personnel injured as roof collapse takes them by surprise

A 52-year-old fire officer suffered injuries to his upper spine and neck when he and three of his colleagues tried to extricate five people from under the rubble.

17 Oct 2017

Fire and Emergency personnel working to rescue people stuck under the debris of a building which collapsed after a LPG cylinder blast in Bengaluru. (EPS | Nagesh Polali)
Bengaluru Building collapse: Gone in just seconds, only rubble left

Several residents were asleep when the LPG cylinder blast- triggered collapse took place, and were woken up with a jolt. Here is the incident from the survivors as it happened.

17 Oct 2017

Depression in Bay of Bengal may bring more showers

More rain is again forecast for Bengaluru and other parts of interior Karnataka region. This is due to a low pressure area with cyclonic circulation in the Bay of Bengal, which is likely to concentrat

17 Oct 2017

Woman’s body  yet to be traced

Emergency services continued their search for Lingamma who was washed away on Friday, but to no avail.

17 Oct 2017

George wants Rs 1,880 crore from Centre to offset losses due to rain

Bengaluru Development Minister K J George has asked for a special package of Rs 1,880 crore  from the Centre to mitigate the losses incurred due to rain.

17 Oct 2017

With #MeToo, women speak up on sexual abuse

 Just hours after Hollywood actress Alyssa Milano took to Twitter asking people to write ‘me too’ in response to her tweet  if they were victims of sexual assault or harassment, social media came

17 Oct 2017

It was a rough day for techies on Outer Ring Road in Bellandur near ENZ Ecospace on Monday after a breached lake left the road flooded. | (Pushkar V | EPS)
Monday blues for commuters on a flooded Outer Ring Road in Bengaluru

It was the first day of the week. If Monday blues were not enough to make it tough for employees to start their day, the waterlogging in front of their workspace made them an annoyed lot.

17 Oct 2017