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Under trial hangs self in Karnataka prison, was reportedly depressed

An undertrial prisoner, who was reportedly depressed, killed himself by hanging from a window grill of a toilet in Karnataka' Mandya prison on Friday morning. 

8 hours ago

Dhinakaran, (seated), and his supporters were stopped at the police check point when they visited the jail around afternoon | JITHENDRA M
Bengaluru: Dhinakaran denied permission to meet Sasikala

Tension prevailed at the entrance of the Central Prison at Parappana Agrahara on Thursday when T T V Dhinakaran, nephew of AIADMK leader V K Sasikala, came to meet her.

14 hours ago

Tahsildar’s wife demands CBI probe

T Narasipur tahsildar Shankaraiah who allegedly committed suicide was cremated in Mandya on Thursday.

21 hours ago

Woman dies as tree falls on her

Mudigere Tahsildar Nandakumar said a woman died and two houses partially collapsed due to heavy rains in the taluk.

21 hours ago

A road next to the Tunga river under water near Sringeri | EXPRESS
Normal life hit in Malnad, rivers swell

Normal life has been affected by heavy downpour in Chikkamagaluru and other Malnad taluks since Tuesday.

21 hours ago

A road at Perambady near Bhagamandala in Kodagu district | Express
Heavy rains trigger landslide in Kodagu

Incessant rain in Kodagu district for the last two days triggered landslide at Perambady near Bhagamandala on Karnataka-Kerala border on Thursday.

21 hours ago

State has informed Centre about bars: AG

The bar and restaurant owners, in their petitions, have also contended that the National Highway Authority itself has communicated to the Excise Department of the state that the city roads and areas i

21 hours ago

JD(S) to woo women voters

At a time when the first family of JD(S) is repeatedly being questioned on whether the two politically inclined women members of the family (Anita Kumaraswamy and Bhavani Revanna) are likely to get ti

21 hours ago

Rahul’s short visit to city today leaves Cong leaders disappointed

Congress leaders who were eager to convey their displeasure to AICC vice-president Rahul Gandhi over the recent appointment of new office-bearers for KPCC have been left disappointed.

21 hours ago

Motorists stuck in queues as FASTag yet to gain popularity  

With electronic toll collection yet to gain popularity and the dedicated fast-track lane for FASTag users at toll booths being used by regular motorists, many motorists complain that they are stuck at

21 hours ago

Tomato price hits a century in B’luru

Following the continuous rise in its price over the last week, tomato prices have touched Rs 100 at some places in the city.

21 hours ago

Man accidentally shoots self while cleaning gun

A 37-year-old realtor sustained bullet injuries after he accidentally pulled the trigger while cleaning.

21 hours ago

A Metro employee cleaning a blackened name board at Goraguntepalya Metro station in Bengaluru on Thursday | JITHENDRA M
Kannada activists blacken Hindi boards at Metro stations again

Unlike the previous occasion when they buckled to threats from pro-Kannada activists, the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation staff cleaned up the black ink sprayed onto Hindi words on name boards of six

21 hours ago

Sudha Murty and team take a Metro ride

Chairperson of Infosys Foundation Sudha Murty, accompanied by 14 of her team members, took her first Metro ride on Thursday, following the completion of the entire Phase-I.

21 hours ago

Wife of Kannada flag creator lives in destitute home

In the mid-1960s, Ma Ramamurthy designed the red-and-yellow Kannada flag and unfurled it for the first time in Akkipet in Chikpet.

21 hours ago

TTV Dhinakaran.(Photo | EPS)
Dhinakaran arrives to meet Sasikala, turned away by jail staff

Dhinakaran rubbished allegations that his aunt has been provided special facilities in her cell.

22 hours ago

File Photo of Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah dips hand into labour fund for farm loan waiver, angers workers

The CM's alleged move to tap into the Labour Welfare Fund to partly raise the resources needed for the loan waiver has angered the working class in the unorganised sector.

20 Jul 2017

A team from New Delhi collects soil samples in Antur near Gadag on Wednesday
Now alien hunters sighted at Karntaka's Antur village

Antur was in the news last week after some of the villagers claimed to have heard heavy breathing in the eaarly hours and discovered unusual ‘footprints’ in the fields.

20 Jul 2017

Tahsildar hangs himself in Mysuru, BJP demands CBI probe

T Narasipur tahsildar B Shankaraiah (58) who was ailing with heart problems was depressed and had complained to family members about work pressure.

20 Jul 2017

Mysuru: Midnight riverside child marriages worry officials 

It may look like fairy-tale weddings—couples entering the wedlock at midnight at small temples on the riverside in Chamarajanagar district, but they are all child marriages.

20 Jul 2017

Geologist who fined MP’s firm transferred

A senior geologist, who had imposed a fine on Mandya MP C S Puttaraju’s company and 11 other stone crusher units for carrying out quarrying and mining in forest areas, has been transferred.

20 Jul 2017