Bengaluru News

Bengaluru boys mistake cyanide for water; deaths call for stricter norms for sale of chemicals

With the city police claiming that a cyanide compound was responsible for the deaths of the two boys jewellers in the city have called for more stringent measures to check the easy availability.

published : 29 Sep 2017

Bengaluru: Birthday celebrations turn tragic as two boys consume liquid cyanide thinking it to be water

The duo was playing atop the house while family members were preparing for the guests to arrive at the party when the weary boys found what they thought was water in a bottle in the room and drank it.

published : 28 Sep 2017

Bengaluru road rage: Pawan Kumar lay bleeding for 30 minutes

Witness says people gathered around victim, didn’t call ambulance or rush him to hospital.

published : 20 Sep 2017

Over 30 people watch youth being stabbed, left to bleed for 30 minutes on road in Bengaluru

The heartless side of Bengaluru came to the fore on Sunday evening after a young man was murdered in a road rage incident.

published : 20 Sep 2017

Potholed roads are a pain in the back

25 per cent rise in orthopaedic injuries due to bad roads: Docs

published : 19 Sep 2017

Racing against time, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike contractors fill potholes with debris

As the BBMP Commissioner’s deadline of 10 days to fill up potholes draws near, BBMP contractors have a found a quick fix by dumping building debris into potholes.

published : 19 Sep 2017

Singer says seer’s followers may have targeted Gauri Lankesh

A senior officer from the Special Investigation Team (SIT) said that they are probing seven angles to find the motive behind Gauri’s murder and that many people have been questioned.

published : 17 Sep 2017

No clear lead yet in Gauri Lankesh murder case

The SIT probing the case is yet to get any clear lead into the killing that had sparked outrage across the country.

published : 15 Sep 2017

Heavy rain brings Bengaluru to its knees

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published : 09 Sep 2017

Bengaluru floods: Youth feared washed away in drain

An 18-year-old youth is suspected to have been washed away in a drainage which was partially open while he was walking near the railway bridge in Seshadripuram on Friday evening.

published : 09 Sep 2017

Naxal link? Telangana cops join SIT team to probe Gauri Lankesh killing

The special investigation team (SIT) is probing multiple angles in the murder of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh.

published : 09 Sep 2017

Four die as heavy rain batters, floods Bengaluru

Highest rainfall of 69mm was recorded in Kammanahalli and Samapangiram Nagar till 9.30pm.

published : 09 Sep 2017

Thousands brave pouring rain, bid adieu to journalist Gauri Lankesh

Hundreds of people in the queue were carrying posters which read “I am also Gauri.’’

published : 07 Sep 2017

They can never kill the Gauri Lankesh in me: Chetana Thirthahalli

When Chetana Thirthahalli realised her path is Left, people started to call her Gauri Lankesh Junior.

published : 07 Sep 2017

Karnataka government forms SIT to probe Gauri Lankesh's killing

Briefing reporters after a meeting with top police officials and state Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the SIT would be headed by an Inspector General level officer.

published : 06 Sep 2017