Manju Shettar

Godown blast: Amid soot and smoke, humanity shines

Homemaker Sujitha N (34) who lives in the building next to the godown, had just left to buy provisions from a nearby store, when the blast occurred.

24 Sep 2021

17-year-old shoots self dead in Bengaluru using serviceman father’s pistol

The deceased has been identified as Rahul Bhandari, son of a retired hawaldar in the army living in Gangenahalli, Bengaluru.

18 Sep 2021

Custodial death: CID begins investigation into Congolese man’s death

Meanwhile, five of the protesters who allegedly created a ruckus have been produced before the magistrate after their arrest on Monday. 

04 Aug 2021

Not chased, Congolese man was picked up from birthday party in Hennur: Friends

African national was trying to sell 5 gm of narcotic drug, say police

03 Aug 2021

Congo national in police custody dies of cardiac arrest in Bengaluru, protesters cry foul

Members of the African Association gathered in front of the police station and protested, alleging that police were responsible for his death. A lathi charge was carried out to disperse them.

02 Aug 2021

Heavy traffic becomes a huge challenge to commuters, police and civic bodies in Bengaluru

Since April 27, motorists with the exception of those delivering essential services had been restricted from hitting the road.

28 Jun 2021

Common crimes dip, Covid-related cases on the rise in Bengaluru

The pandemic has created such an opportunity that many fraudsters are thriving by exploiting and extorting people, who are in dire need of medical help.

24 May 2021

Cheat targets Covid patients’ families desperate for ICU beds

In at least one case, a victim lost both parents due to lack of ICU beds that the accused had promised.

30 Apr 2021

Weekend curfew: Cops barricade inner roads, delay ambulances

Drivers are forced to find alternative routes to patients’ addresses; road barriers put up without alerting hospitals

25 Apr 2021

Covid slams brakes on probe into suspicious deaths of two elderly women

But the cause of their deaths may remain unsolved as they were found to be Covid-19 positive due to which an autopsy was not conducted.

17 Apr 2021

Double murder: Cops zero in on suspect, yet to arrest him

The Puttenahalli police, investigating the sensational double-murder case, zeroed in on a suspect on Sunday, and are yet to arrest him.

12 Apr 2021

Zomato row: Bengaluru cops to drop probe as Hitesha Chandranee refuses to file statement

There is nothing more to investigate merely based on allegations from the accused and woman, an investigation officer said.

21 Mar 2021

Zomato row: After delivery boy Kamaraj files FIR, Hitesha Chandranee flees Bengaluru

Kamaraj said he did not hit her, but held his hand against her, when she was allegedly hitting him with slippers, during which her own hand struck her nose.

17 Mar 2021

CD gate: Journalist’s wife summoned by SIT

SIT raids advertising agency’s office on suspicion that video was edited there

16 Mar 2021

Police not interested in tracing woman involved in sex tape: Activist Dinesh Kallahalli

Activist Dinesh Kallahalli on Friday appeared before Cubbon Park police to give a clarification on the tape involving BJP leader Ramesh Jarkiholi.

06 Mar 2021

Ramesh Jarkiholi sex tape: RTI activist Dinesh Kallahalli gets threat calls, files plaint

A day after filing a petition before the city police over BJP leader Ramesh Jarakaholi’s alleged sex tape, RTI activist Dinesh Kallahalli has been receiving threat calls from unknown persons.

04 Mar 2021

34-year-old PhD student ends life in hostel room at IISc campus in Bengaluru

A senior police officer from Sadashivanagar police station said that the deceased Ranadeer Kumar hailed from Bihar. He was supposed to submit his PhD thesis this year.

03 Mar 2021

Youth withdraws cash, jams ATMs, lands in police net

Based on a complaint, Rajajinagar police arrested the accused Deepak H, who hails from Hameerpur of Uttar Pradesh.

03 Mar 2021

Social activist demands probe into 'sex scandal' involving BJP leader Ramesh Jarkiholi

Kallahalli in his complaint to the police commissioner alleged that the woman was sexually assaulted by the minister many times after being promised a job in KPTCL but later he refused

02 Mar 2021

Student jumps to death at college campus

Police said the incident took place at 9.30 am when Reddy came out of his classroom.

02 Mar 2021

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