Bengaluru shame:Karnataka Home Minister blamed young people for “copying the West”

Tuesday, January 03, 2017


“You should also understand the entire culture of celebration of the New Year’s thing over the years,” said the Karnataka Home Minister. Women in the heart of Bengaluru weeping after being molested on New Year’s Eve and to which Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara responded that “these kind of things do happen”. He also blamed …

Bengaluru’s ‘Annual Cake Fair’ entries in pictures will leave you awestruck

Saturday, December 17, 2016


Christmas and New Years being right around the corner folks have already begun the preparations, the expectations to ring in the new year are even higher. And no celebration is complete without a cake. Bengaluru, out of all the places, is heading the baton and is currently hosting its 42nd Annual Cake Show 2016-17 organised …

Uber driver took highest number of trips 4338 in Bangalore this year

Thursday, December 15, 2016


The Bangalore-based driver of Uber took 4338 trips this year which translates to more than 11 trips a day followed by Delhi-based driver 3775 trips and Mumbai-based driver 3624 according to Uber newsroom website. ALSO READ: Christopher Nolan’s new trailer of ‘Dunkirk’ will take you deep into WW2 Uber released the data under ‘looking back …

I-T seizes Rs 2.25 cr new notes from flat guarded by 2 dogs

Thursday, December 15, 2016


In yet another startling catch, the Income Tax Department seized a total of Rs 3.57 crore cash, with Rs 2.93 crore in new notes, from Karnataka and Goa with a huge stash being recovered from a flat here which was guarded by two ferocious dogs and an old woman. Officials said the department sleuths got …

Tamil Nadu leaders meet President over Cauvery issue

Friday, October 21, 2016


A delegation of opposition parties in Tamil Nadu today met President Pranab Mukherjee and sought his intervention in the setting up of Cauvery Management Board, a demand Karnataka is opposed to. The leaders belonging to these parties later lashed out at the “defiant” attitude of Karnataka in complying with the apex court orders over release …

SC seeks report from K’taka on Cauvery water release

Monday, October 03, 2016


The Supreme Court on Monday led the Karnataka government to apprise it by Tuesday afternoon whether it has released water to Tamil Nadu as directed by it on September 30. The Centre also moved the apex court seeking modification of its earlier order asking it to constitute the Cauvery Water Management Board (CWMB) by Tuesday. …

Can’t Release Water to TN until December, Karnataka Govt to SC

Monday, September 26, 2016


The Karnataka government on Monday notified the Supreme Court that it cannot render the Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu till December. The government also stated that the water should be handled as “arrears” and the state would be able to deliver it by the end of December. ALSO READ: PSLV C-35 with 8 Satellites launched …

Plea in SC to maintain law and order in TN, Karnataka

Wednesday, September 14, 2016


The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted to hear the plea seeking directions to the Centre, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka, in order to sustain law and order in these two states that are observing violent protests in the wake of a row over the distribution of Cauvery water. “Let it be listed tomorrow before the bench …

‘Violence cannot provide a solution to any problem,’ says PM on Cauvery issue

Tuesday, September 13, 2016


Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed pain over the developments in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery water dispute and appealed for peace while underlining that violence cannot provide solution to any problem. He asserted that the dispute can only be solved within the legal ambit and “breaking the law is not a viable …

Cauvery row: Section 144 imposed in Bengaluru

Monday, September 12, 2016


Section 144 has been imposed in Bengaluru following massive protests in the state of Karnataka on Monday, over Supreme Court’s order to release more water to neighbour Tamil Nadu from Cauvery River. At least half-a-dozen vehicles bearing Tamil Nadu registration numbers have been set ablaze in Bengaluru and Mysuru. Though no casualties have been reported, …

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