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Rape convict in Pocso case gets 10 years in jail

The counsel for the accused subjected them to cross-examination but failed to elicit any contradictions to defeat the prosecution.

08 Dec 2019

Doors are open to people, will focus on speedy justice: Upa Lokayukta BS Patil

He said, it is an opportunity to do good work since there is good scope.

24 Nov 2019

Need to change ways of handling waste in Bengaluru: Ex-Karnataka HC judge Justice Subhash B Adi

The former Karnataka HC judge said that Bengalureans too should make waste disposal their responsibility.

18 Nov 2019

Former Ranji player gets official penalised

Failing to provide complete information and that too after a delay of over a couple of years proved financially costly for a government official.  

16 Nov 2019

Legal experts in Karnataka hail SC verdict on disqualified MLAs

Affirming the findings of the apex court on disqualification, they said that the Assembly Speaker did cross his jurisdiction in barring disqualified MLAs from contesting polls.

14 Nov 2019

Probe ordered into huge misuse of waste management funds in BBMP
 

On the directives of CM BS Yediyurappa, the Urban Development Department issued an order recently appointing GVK Rao to look into four major issues.

02 Nov 2019

Pvt bank gives client’s namesake a Rs 1.14L shock

H Manjunatha Setty, a salaried employee of a private firm and a resident of Chikka Banaswadi, had a rude New Year’s shock in 2017.

30 Oct 2019

Paid crores to madrasas, says IMA scam accused Khan

Therefore, the ED has to investigate by securing the presence of the mufti,” the judge said while rejecting the anticipatory bail plea recently. 

29 Oct 2019

HC tells woman to pay Rs 25k for filing false harassment case against ex-husband

The Karnataka High Court imposed a cost of Rs 25,000 on a Mysuru-based woman for filing a false case against her former husband only to harass him.

27 Oct 2019

Brother of slain police officer cheated of Rs 27 lakh deposit

64-yr-old filed plaint against co-op society; employees threaten him.

20 Oct 2019

Megacity scam: Special court lets SFIO implead Yogeshwara’s firm as accused
 

Special Court Judge Ramachandra D Huddar recently allowed the applications filed by the SFIO.

03 Oct 2019

PDO loses his job for accepting Rs 4,500 bribe

  A Panchayat Development Officer (PDO) lost his job for accepting Rs 4,500 bribe to release funds for desilting of tank in Kolar district. 

01 Oct 2019

What belongs to Railway is (not) your property!

What you see may not always be what you think it is.

24 Sep 2019

Court rejects Bengaluru serial blast accused’s request to visit ailing mother

He wanted to go home to take care of his mother; court cited law and order situation

08 Sep 2019

Ancient temple getting new life for fest
 

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has taken up restoration of an ancient Ganesha temple inside the Bangalore Fort built by Kempegowda in 1537 in Chamarajapet in the city.

26 Aug 2019