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The APMC yard at Yeshwanthpur in Bengaluru.( S Manjunath | EPS)
A month of demons: Try selling a bag of garlic in Modi’s cashless society

Located 10 km from the heart of the city at Yeshwanthpur, South India’s biggest regulated agricultural market is wobbling today. Business is down by 60 per cent as daily turnover has sharply

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ACB, I-T raid 9 premises of tainted officials, relatives

Officials of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) and Income Tax Department on Thursday raided the properties of T N Chikkarayappa, suspended managing director of Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Ltd, and S C Jayachandra, suspended Chief Planning Officer, State Highways Development Project, and their relatives, in Bengaluru and Kolar.

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suspended official’s kin, 6 others arrested for laundering cash

D91.94 lakh seized in new notes from one person; self-help group agents, banks officials allegedly involved in scam

12 hours ago

Retired 90-year-old  BBMP employee Jayaramappa coming out of Corporation Bank’s Mysore Road branch after withdrawing his pension.
Can’t bank on atms, 90% dry

A month after the demonetisation came into effect, 90 per cent of the ATMs in city still do not dispense cash. Placards with ‘out of cash’ or ‘no cash’ written on them continue to greet people at most

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Traders told to avoid plastics, use cloth bags
 

The Vasanthnagar Residents’ Welfare Association, in collaboration with Fortis Hospital and BBMP, on Thursday distributed cloth bags to over 100 traders to discourage them from using plastic, and educated them on using cheaper alternatives.

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Demonstration of the serpent posture by Anshu Vyas Seetharaman
Cobra pose targets back to cure slipped discs

Bhujanga means serpent or cobra- this is commonly known as the cobra pose.

08 Dec 2016

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Neck-cracking sound is from air or fluid movement

I hail from a cold hilly region.

08 Dec 2016

Fear reaches all,  rich, poor and those in between

Fear is the common state of all mankind, whether you live in a small house or in a palace, whether you have no work or plenty of work, whether you have tremendous knowledge about everything on earth o

08 Dec 2016

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Golden hour of zippy babies

With a pre-term baby,the first hour is crucial. Teamwork of doctors at NICU can have a lasting effect

08 Dec 2016

A woman in the city in the midst of pollution while crossing street  ENS
How to care for your eyes amidst pollution

As Delhi succumbs to hazardous smog, the city once again is the talk-of-the-town as being coined the most polluted city in the world due to its rampant…

08 Dec 2016

Now is the time to set up micro ATMs, says Nilekani

The demonetisation move marks a shift to digital economy in the country, even though there have been short-term repercussions.

08 Dec 2016

2 transgenders held for assaulting lorry driver

Byatarayanpura police on Wednesday arrested two transgenders on charges of assaulting and robbing a 40-year-old lorry driver near Nayandanahalli junction.

08 Dec 2016

Employees from nearby offices line up at an ATM on St. Mark’s Road during their lunch break on Wednesday | Vinod Kumar T
A month after note ban, there’s still no cash flow

Most ATMs remain non-functional and banks continue to have limited currencies, with the new Rs 500 notes yet to reach people.

08 Dec 2016

CBI books bank official for converting Rs 1.51 cr

The Anti-Corruption Wing of the Central Bureau of Investigation has booked a third case in a week in connection with bank fraud post demonetisation.

08 Dec 2016

ED conducts searches at four city banks

According to ED sources, the search operation is part of a nationwide campaign by the agency to verify transactions reported in various banks.

08 Dec 2016

Vehicle spare parts kept at a shop in JC Nagar. Cash crunch has severely hit the businessmen post demonetisation | Express
Demonetisation puts the brakes on vehicle spare parts business

Traders sees a 50pc dip post note ban, awkward silence prevails on JC Road, which houses over 400 shops

08 Dec 2016

Stop commercial activities in residential areas within a week: BBMP

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has given seven days time to property owners who have allowed commercial activities in residential areas, to shut them or face action.

08 Dec 2016

No coercive action against taxi aggregators: HC

The High Court on Wednesday directed the Transport Department authorities not to take any coercive action against the all-India tourist taxi operators under the Karnataka On-demand Transportation Tech

08 Dec 2016

Public entry to be banned at Jnana Bharathi campus of Bangalore University soon

Students of NLSIU and other institutes, who are residing on the Jnana Bharathi campus, must produce their ID card to enter the campus after 6pm

08 Dec 2016

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Lessons in saving memories

Century-old school, where freedom fighters, politicians and sportsmen studied and Sir M Visvesvaraya taught Maths, is now a hope for poorer families

08 Dec 2016

Why don’t startups live up to their promise?

Conversation 1 Founder : We are pivoting. Tomorrow, we will announce all our current customers that we are moving to a different model and will not be…

08 Dec 2016