Bengaluru News


Heavy rains: Tractor ferries kids to school in Bengaluru

With heavy rain inundating Bengaluru yet again, concerns about bad roads and poor drainage have skyrocketed on social media.

published : 05 Aug 2022

Locals provide relief to victims of 5.5-hour traffic jam

While residents on Panathur Main Road have been used to massive traffic jams, a serpentine traffic jam on Wednesday for over 5.5 hours broke previous records.

published : 05 Aug 2022

BCM hostel students protest transfer

The new hostels allotted to the students is located far from the their college, and this has caused them immense inconvenience.

published : 05 Aug 2022

DRI sleuths nab man at KSR Railway Station, seize heroin

Haul is biggest in state, valued at Rs 112 cr

published : 05 Aug 2022

Covid cases cross 2k mark in Karnataka, spike due to Omicron variants

Covid-19 cases in Karnataka crossed the 2,000-mark and touched 2,136, including 1,584 in Bengaluru, while Covid clusters bulged to 21 in the state capital on Wednesday.

published : 05 Aug 2022

Upgraded radiation facility opens at Narayana Health City

“Though cancer is treatable, it is one of the leading causes of mortality in our country due to late detection of cases, as patients present themselves for treatment at advanced stages.

published : 05 Aug 2022

Karnataka HC Judge: Lokayukta, Upa Lokayukta should volunteer for narco tests

Such situations have caused incalculable damage to the credibility of the functionary, and institution at large.

published : 05 Aug 2022

Karnataka HC upholds 2012 police order banning crackers

The petitions questioned the order passed by the Director General of Police who upheld the order dated April 12, 2012 issued by the commissioner of police.

published : 05 Aug 2022

In Bengaluru, lawyers take a fancy to BDA flats, why? Read here 

Talks are still on to arrive at a consensus.

published : 04 Aug 2022

BMRCL puts in place emergency care for cardiac arrest at its busiest station

BMRCL plans to install Automated External Defibrillator in three more Metro stations shortly.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Third suspect also tests negative for monkeypox in Karnataka

Virus Research and Diagnostic Laboratory (VRDL) at Bengaluru Medical College and Research Institute in Bengaluru received his sample for monkeypox testing on Monday evening.

published : 04 Aug 2022

BBMP elections: Government issues ward reservation list, 7 days to file objections

The notification also says objections can be filed from the date of notification for up to 7 days and the objections have to be given in writing to Urban Development Department at Vikasa Soudha.

published : 04 Aug 2022

119 kids missing since Oct 2021 yet to be traced: Karnataka government

The state government explained that out of 119 untraced children, 66 cases are transferred to the Anti-Human Trafficking Unit, and 53 cases are pending in the police stations concerned.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Four-month-old abandoned elephant calf finds shelter in Bannerghatta

BBP will soon welcome Hamadryas Baboons from Singapore Zoo. The first batch- two males and a female- will arrive from Mysuru Zoo and the second will come directly from Singapore zoo.

published : 04 Aug 2022

Karnataka CET papers verification put off to Aug 8

The date for document verification had been deferred amidst mass protests from across the state against the authority’s move to not consider 2021 PU examination marks in totalling KCET scores.

published : 04 Aug 2022