M K Ashoka

Police Pandu a Favourite with Harried Motorists

A traffic policeman who works at one of Bangalore’s busiest junctions has won the hearts of motorists with his politeness and efficiency.

29 Jan 2014

Cops Hire PhDs for Forensic Lab

The police department is recruiting about 60 PhDs to set up a state-of-the-art cyber forensics centre in Bangalore.

28 Jan 2014

Did Munna Lull Cops Before Shooting?

As Sub-Inspector Mallikarjuna Bande and constable Andanappa battle for life after a shoot-out with sharpshooter Munna (38), seniors in the department suspect the squad rushed in without enough safety precautions.

10 Jan 2014

Court Lets Dying Father Meet his Son

Biju Mathew, 33, suffering from a terminal disease and counting his days in this world wished to visit his four-and-a-half-year-old son.

25 Dec 2013

Court Lets Dying Man Meet his Son

Biju Mathew, 33, who is suffering from a terminal disease and counting his days in this world, wished to visit his four-and-a-half-year-old son.

24 Dec 2013

AAP Volunteers in B’lore to Give Party Poll Boost

The Aam Admi Party (AAP) that put up a remarkable show in the recent Delhi Assembly elections has started ground work to make an impact in Bangalore. The party has deployed a 600-strong team of volunteers called the Robos, for the way they work.

20 Dec 2013

Portuguese Flummoxed After Getting Jailed in Dowry Case

A Portuguese man, jailed in Bangalore for 52 days on a dowry charge, was not even allowed to contact his consulate. He has finally come out on bail.

10 Dec 2013

Business as usual at closed ATMs

Following the brutal attack on Jyothi Uday in an ATM kiosk, the City Police promptly directed banks to close ATMs that do not have 24/7 security.

27 Nov 2013