Bengaluru News


Social media erupts in anger over journalist Gauri Lankesh’s killing

The killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh took the social media by storm with people expressing condolences, angst and wrath.

published : 06 Sep 2017

'Gauri Lankesh was worried about rise of right wing'

Gauri was very worried about the upcoming elections in Karnataka, especially if they would be manipulated.

published : 06 Sep 2017

Arguments answered with bullets: Litterateurs on journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder

The killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh sent shock waves among writers and activists in Karnataka.

published : 06 Sep 2017

Journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh shot dead in Bengaluru

Unidentified assailants shot her dead at her residence, according to the initial accounts by the police.

published : 05 Sep 2017

Bengaluru suicide: Renuka was harassed by in-laws, says sister

A 35-year-old lab technician and wife of a software engineer committed suicide after strangling her two young daughters at their house in Murphy Town in Ulsoor on Thursday night.

published : 02 Sep 2017

Woman strangles daughters, then kills self in Bengaluru

A 35-year-old lab technician and wife of a software engineer committed suicide after strangling her two young daughters at their house in Murphy Town in Ulsoor on Thursday night.

published : 02 Sep 2017

Bengaluru horror: Deceased child was still breathing, gave her water, says witness

Building owner’s son says he rushed to girl’s help after the first fall, but the mother took her away and flung her off the building again.

published : 28 Aug 2017

Flung twice from terrace by mother, seven-year-old child dies in Bengaluru

What is more horrifying is that the mother, Swathi (34), on seeing that the child was still breathing, took her to the terrace again and tossed her from there, leading to her death.

published : 28 Aug 2017

Free shoes yet to reach kids in over 2,500 Karnataka schools

It has been over two months into the current academic year, but some children in government schools are yet to get shoes and socks under the state government scheme.

published : 23 Aug 2017

National Green Tribunal pulls up Bengaluru civic agencies for delay in cleaning polluted Bellandur lake

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) pulled up the state government on Tuesday and asked all civic agencies to work in tandem to resolve the Bellandur Lake frothing issue.

published : 22 Aug 2017

Bangalore Development Authority banks on microbes to stop Bellandur lake frothing

The  Authority has enlisted the assistance of a Mumbai-based expert to arrest the foam in Bellandur lake.

published : 20 Aug 2017

Toxic froth from Bengaluru's Bellandur lake recedes, rain-hit areas recovering

After being pounded by a record-breaking downpour early this week, the city is on the road to recovery.

published : 18 Aug 2017

Aadhaar reunites Tamil Nadu youth with family in Bengaluru after four years

The joy of Pichandi J Jayaraman knew no bounds as he met his eldest child, 20-year-old Karthi P Pichandi, after four years.

published : 18 Aug 2017

Bellandur lake froth: Karnataka government gets slammed by National Green Tribunal

Gets slammed by NGT, which says cloudburst can’t produce froth in Bellandur; state told to give report on Tuesday

published : 18 Aug 2017

Environmentalists fume

The state government’s explanation to the National Green Tribunal that a cloudburst had caused Bellandur lake to froth has left environmentalists fuming.

published : 18 Aug 2017
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