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Pre-school kid sexually abused in Bengaluru; supervisor arrested

Though the accused was arrested on Friday, the incident came to light on Monday morning.

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The parking lot at Mysore Road Metro station is always packed due to reduction in space | Vinod Kumar T
SPACE jam plays spoilsport here

Commuters struggle to find space to park vehicles at Mysore Road Metro station, senior citizens worst sufferers

20 Feb 2017

Fewer flights at KIA due to partial runway closure

The partial closure of Kempegowda Internatinal Airport from February 19 to April 30 between 10.30 am and 5 pm will impact nearly 100 flights per day, including international flights.

20 Feb 2017

Sand boas are illegally traded for making medicines, aphrodisiacs, cosmetics and its skin is used in the leather industry | g veeresh
Organised sand boa trading rampant across state

Despite a ban on trading in exotic animal skins in India, the practice still continues illegally and trading in sand boa species of snakes is rampant across the state.

20 Feb 2017

Various air sports like paragliding, sky diving, hot air balloon and many more will be introduced in Mysuru | Express
Air sports tourism to get big push

Karnataka is all set to launch air sports tourism in Mysuru. Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) has called for a tender and is expected to finalise it by one month.

20 Feb 2017

Coming soon: An app to locate wells in Bengaluru

A Bengaluru-based firm, which advocates the use of open wells instead of borewells, plans to release an app in about a week which will show the locations and depths of the city’s wells.

20 Feb 2017

Man thrashed for sexual assault bid on minor

A 57-year-old man was thrashed by the public after he allegedly  took a minor girl to a graveyard at Viveknagar on Sunday and tried to sexually assault her.

20 Feb 2017

Lokayukta, ACB will work together on graft

Justice Vishwanatha Shetty prepares multi-pronged approach to fight corruption, maladministration; holds meeting with staff members, police to boost morale

20 Feb 2017

Jump in, BMTC buses have a social life

Short film on the city bus-service is seeing good response online. CE chats with the filmmaker

19 Feb 2017

Trees talk and laugh at human follies

Many Bengalureans showed up at the closing day of the tree-fest, people were listening to stories of trees or sharing them

19 Feb 2017

City’s doc-of-all-trades offers laughter therapy

ENT Surgeon and entrepreneur Dr Jagdish uses his experiences at work as material for his stand-up acts

19 Feb 2017

Turtles, horses and the Nandi are regular motifs at the Dokra camps
Dokra gods give way to key chains

Generational artisans, in city for a workshop, talk of a changing craft and lost divinities

19 Feb 2017

Skycat Wingwalkers from the Scandinavian Airshow team performing at Aero India 2017 in Bengaluru on Thursday. (Pushkar V | EPS)
11th edition of much-celebrated Aero India comes to an end in Bengaluru

The eleventh edition of Aero India that started on a lacklustre note did, however, take off towards the end. 

19 Feb 2017

State BJP president B S Yeddyurappa and K S Eshwarappa at the OBC Morcha  executive meet held at BJP office in Bengaluru on Saturday    NAGESH POLALI
After period of indifferences, Yedyyurappa, Eshwarappa shower praises

The two senior leaders, Yeddyurappa and K S Eshwarappa, exchanged words of praise for each other, signalling that their differences are ebbing.

19 Feb 2017

CD doctored by Congress leaders, say BJP MLAs in Bengaluru

BJP MLAs met the Commissioner and submitted a memorandum to file a criminal case against Congress leaders.

19 Feb 2017

High Court asks Muzrai department to deposit Rs 35 lakh in contempt case

The HC has directed the Muzrai Department to deposit Rs 35 lakh with the court or personally be present during the next date of hearing.

19 Feb 2017

Bellandur residents protest over inaction in cleaning lake 

Residents of Bellandur staged a protest march at 3.30pm against the inaction of official agencies to clean up Bellandur Lake.

19 Feb 2017

Rape accused in Bengaluru injures self in escape bid

A 21-year-old rape accused sustained severe injuries after he tried to escape from the police at the City Civil Court Complex.

19 Feb 2017

UK display team to be back with 6 aircraft 

Performing exhilarating stunts and manoeuvres on an airplane with little margin for error is no simple task.

19 Feb 2017

Only 20-30%  funds used local bodies 

Though the financial year is coming to an end, most of the local bodies across the state have not fully utilised the funds allocated by the state government in the 2016-17 state budget.

19 Feb 2017

Who inaugurated Vidhana Soudha? 60 years on, govt still has no idea

Though the construction of Vidhana Soudha, the seat of power in the state, was completed during 1956, there is no information on when was it inaugurated and who inaugurated the building.

19 Feb 2017