Bengaluru

Uninvited guest traps women in the bathroom for 5 hours

With a five-year-old leopard in their house at Jayanagara in Tumakuru city, Vinutha and Vanajakshi were trapped in the bathroom for nearly five hours. Outside the house, the police and Forest Departme...

Bengaluru

‘I opened the door and a leopard ran in’

“I was shocked and frightened. I could not speak and don’t know how I reached the bathroom after seeing the leopard in our house,” said Vanajakshi, who, along with her daughter-in-law Vinutha, sought ...

Bengaluru

Trapped in the bathroom for 6 hours

With a five-year-old leopard in their house at Jayanagara in Tumakuru city, Vinutha and Vanajakshi were trapped in the bathroom for nearly five hours. Outside the house, the police and Forest Departme...

Bengaluru

‘People kept pushing as I aimed’

The dart pierced the hip of the feline, sedating it in minutes

Bengaluru

Man held on charge of stealing vehicles dies in police custody

A 40-year-old man who had been arrested for allegedly stealing a two-wheeler died in the custody of Tilaknagar police on Saturday. The police claim Sadiq Pasha died of a cardiac arrest while in custo...

Bengaluru

Transport Department halts Namma TYGR operations

Says taxis were being run without obtaining licence

Bengaluru

‘Drinking, partying on streets leading to law and order issues’

Police to crack down on bars and pubs, and enforce deadline

Bengaluru

Army to take up Bellandur lake fire issue with State government

The fire had kept over 5,000 Army personnel on tenterhooks through Friday and Saturday morning

Bengaluru

Karnataka tourism hubs vent anger on litterbugs

As overcrowding destroys popular destinations, concerned citizens are fighting to save the State’s worst-hit coastal and hill regions

Bengaluru

‘Justice Chelameswar is a sanyasi in court’: Venkatachalaiah

“Justice, truth and courage are the companions of the soul of Justice Jasti Chelameswar, seniormost judge of the Supreme Court. He is a sanyasi in court”, said former Chief Justice of India M.N. Venk...

Bengaluru

Fire in Bellandur lake nearly doused

Undergrowth continues to simmer, army personnel on alert

Bengaluru

Tracking Mercury: Smart planning can reduce heat island effect

Among other things, height of buildings have to be restricted keeping in mind width of the road

Bengaluru

Centre to declare 2018 as ‘national year of millets’

Nutrient-rich millets have got a boost with the Union government deciding to declare 2018 as the ‘national year of millets’. This decision has been taken following a request by Karnataka, which is th...

Bengaluru

Over 5,000 army personnel pressed into action

The fire spread and came up to the perimeter of the Army’s firing range at Iblur

Bengaluru

The mystery of the vanishing spoons

As cutlery disappears along with the food, Indira Canteens are at their wit’s end

Bengaluru

Gang steals 19 kg gold from passenger

Unidentified miscreants escaped with 19 kg of gold biscuits of a passenger on board the Kurla Express, heading towards Bengaluru. Mumbai-based businessman Rijoy, who works with a private gold company...

Bengaluru

Four arrested for misbehaving with sub-inspector

Jeevan Bhima Nagar police have arrested four men for allegedly misbehaving with a woman sub-inspector. The accused — Vidyananda, 26, Jittu, 25, Akhil, 26, and Sachin Dev, 25, — are residents of Thipp...

Bengaluru

Bellandur ablaze. Again

Two fires see residents, army and emergency personnel on tenterhooks

Bengaluru

Tracking Mercury: Urban planning to reduce heat island effect

Among other things, height of buildings have to be restricted keeping in mind width of the road

Bengaluru

Bellandur lake catches fire, again

A huge plume of fire was spotted emanating seemingly spontaneously from the severely-polluted Bellandur lake on Friday morning. The smoke, which could be spotted from kilometres away, is being observe...

Bengaluru

Can tall buildings cool down IT parks?

On a March day, typically the onset of summer, the peak globe temperature — which takes into account humidity, wind speed, angle of radiation — in the IT hub of Whitefield is nearly 35 degree Celsius.

Bengaluru

UIDAI and the curious case of the man whose fingerprints match seven others

Man denied Aadhaar after fingerprints partially match with seven others

Bengaluru

Kashinath made a mark for himself

Actor, director and producer K. Kashinath, 67, who was instrumental in changing the direction of Kannada cinema in the late ’70s, died on Thursday after a brief illness. In his four-decade career, Kas...

Bengaluru

A curious case of Aadhaar confusion

Man denied Aadhaar after fingerprints partially match with seven others

Bengaluru

Woman killed in leopard attack

A 40-year-old woman was killed when she was attacked by a leopard at Chikkasooligere, a village on the Savanadurga-Magadi Road in Ramanagaram district, on the outskirts of Bengaluru on Thursday evenin...

Bengaluru

Cops to get exclusive app to decongest roads

System will use colour code to indicate traffic level, will enable real-time monitoring

Bengaluru

Bear suspected to have killed pregnant woman

A woman, who was eight months pregnant, is believed to have been killed by a bear on the fringes of the Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary. The mauled body of Sumabhai Pradeepkumar, 23, was found behind her ...

Bengaluru

Expedite metro work, Union minister tells BMRCL

Promises piped gas to 1.32 lakh households in two years

Bengaluru

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal optimistic about suburban rail

Expresses confidence of taking the project to logical end

Bengaluru

TERI study maps out heat islands and urban canyons

As compared to Basaveshwaranagar, Jayanagar heats up slower owing to wide roads and green cover

Bengaluru

BMC doctor booked in Aadhaar case

Third doctor to be booked since last May for endorsing fake documents

Bengaluru

Organic and millets mela from today

Billed as the largest congregation of India's organic community

Bengaluru

Lokayukta pulls up agencies over lakes

Sets 3-month deadline to remove encroachments

Bengaluru

Cricket tournament for mechanics

The Hindu and Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) are jointly hosting a tennis ball cricket tournament — SERVO Mechanic Cup Powered by The Hindu — for the first time on January 20 and 21 for the mechanics ...

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