Bengaluru News


BBP driver gets notice for getting too close to tiger

A driver of a safari jeep at Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP) was slapped with a notice and given a stern warning on Saturday for rash driving in the tiger safari zone on Friday.

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NTCA to support Bandipur traffic ban

It will file an affidavit before the apex court, proposing to upgrade alternative roads to natl highway standards

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Miscreants waylay man in auto, rob him

The driver then started the vehicle and his accomplices began to assault Mishra.

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Man accuses inspector, constables of assault

A 35-year-old man has accused a police inspector of assaulting him inside a police station when he was called for inquiry on November 14.

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Track inspected, mock race at BTC on Wednesday 

The track came into question on Friday, with jockeys complaining about it being non-conducive to horse racing.

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Woman fights off chain snatcher, but loses her gold chain

A 45-year-old woman thrashed a chain snatcher when she was attacked by him in the wee hours of November 14 in Akkipet.

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Citizens protest, get only empty promises

Do civic protests help, like taking to the streets or #hashtag protests? Most of the time, authorities are unmoved, say angry residents.

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Bengaluru tap water is unfit for drinking

Survey by Union ministry shows samples from city failed all parameters

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Road history project will begin in January

The Geographical Information system-based road history of BBMP was initiated in 2013. However, due to the delay by the authorities, it was not implemented.

published : 16 Nov 2019

Agents block women from booking Sabarimala tickets

Say they don’t want to create controversy or risk other customers’ lives; 45 women of menstrual age have made online bookings this year

published : 16 Nov 2019

Ballari Tuskers owner was involved in match-fixing: CCB

After the probe began, the CCB police had reportedly summoned him for questioning in the initial stages and he had reportedly denied to be having any role in the match-fixing.

published : 16 Nov 2019

Kodichikkanahalli residents nab domestic help for thefts

A domestic help has been arrested for allegedly committing a series of thefts in at least five households in an apartment complex in Kodichikkanahalli.

published : 16 Nov 2019

‘Fairy lights tied around trees damages them’

Children carried out an awareness drive at Indiranagar on Friday, in order to remove fairy lights from trees outside shops and showrooms, which according to them damage trees.

published : 16 Nov 2019

Many still unaware of third entry point at KSR railway station

The entry offers direct access to Platform 1 of the station. It was meant to be ready in August 2016 but was finally opened only in June 29 this year.

published : 16 Nov 2019

Karnataka’s police hackathon begins on Saturday

Mentors and jury for the state’s first-ever police hackathon will be provided by Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers.

published : 16 Nov 2019