LIFESTYLE18, Dec 2018, 8:14 PM IST
Five lesser-known must visit places in Bengaluru
Bengaluru is known for its pubs and restaurants and IT parks along with several tourist spots. It’s no surprise that Bengaluru also has hidden gems which a tourist must visit
Karnataka18, Dec 2018, 8:06 PM IST
Late Ananth Kumar's wife, Tejaswini will make a clean sweep in Lok Sabha elections, say BJP sources
Tejaswini is an engineering graduate and runs a non-profit organisation 'Admya Chethana' and has been known for her good deeds, apart from being the former BJP leader, late Ananth Kumar's wife
Karnataka18, Dec 2018, 5:13 PM IST
Vaikunta Ekadashi: Expert explains significance as Bengaluru celebrates
On the occasion of Vaikunta Ekadashi, the temples across the city witnessed huge footfall. Lord Vishnu temples in particular, witnessed a massive influx of devotees. According to astrologers, people who attain natural death on this day reach heaven. And those who fast, and chant prayers will benefit. Dr SK Jain, noted astrologer said, even those who do not believe will be protected. Regardless of whether they are believers or non-believers they will reap benefits, he said.
Karnataka18, Dec 2018, 1:16 PM IST
Bengaluru Police shoot leg of murder accused
A day after the murder of Zabi Ullah of Byatarayanapura, Bodka Wasim of JJ Nagar who has eight cases pending against him, was shot in Jnanabharathi police limits. Among the eight pending, the accused is said to be in involved in two murder and three attempt to murder cases.
Karnataka17, Dec 2018, 6:12 PM IST
Six historical churches in Bengaluru that withstood the test of time
As Bengaluru embraces the pleasant Christmas season with fervour, let's take a look at some of the oldest and most prominent churches of the quaint Bangalore that once was, which still stand today
Karnataka17, Dec 2018, 5:21 PM IST
Actor Puneeth Rajkumar's fan conducts health camps for poor
Actor Puneeth Rajkumars' fan club, Akila Karnataka Puneeth Rajkumar samara sene, Jayanagar added meaning to celebration of the Jayanagar Kannada festival. Instead of hosting an orchestra and blocking roads, the fan club opted to distribute wheelchairs to differently abled and conduct free health check-ups. Interestingly, Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar was present on the occasion and encouraged the youths to carry on with such services to the public.
Karnataka17, Dec 2018, 4:57 PM IST
Bengaluru Police arrest thief who stole 10 bikes
The Bengaluru Police arrested a thief who targeted scooters which were parked outside their homes. The Malleshwaram police based on the clues from CCTV footage picked up Bannur resident Suresh. Upon interrogation he confessed to stealing 10 bikes worth Rs 3.56 lakh. The police have appealed to the residents to at least chain their vehicles in case they don't have space at home.
Karnataka17, Dec 2018, 4:54 PM IST
Three years after rape incident, Bengaluru’s Cubbon park to have CCTVs
Three years after the dastardly act of a gang rape in Cubbon Park, Bengaluru’s famous jogger location, the park authority will finally have some security. Bengaluru Central MP PC Mohan will have 120 CCTVs installed with the use of MPLADS funds.
Deputy director of Cubbon Park, Mahantesh Murgod said that for the first time in his career as deputy director of Cubbon park a public representative has come forward to help with funds to help park safety.
Karnataka17, Dec 2018, 4:50 PM IST
Bengaluru college creates Christmas nativity crib dedicated to Kerala and Kodagu flood victims
Sandalwood actress Ragini Dwivedi and Grammy Award winner Ricky Kej who were the special guests for the event were awestruck with the unique theme of the crib which was dedicated to the Kodagu and Kerala flood victims.
NEWS17, Dec 2018, 3:12 PM IST
Bengaluru: Boy sleeping on footpath run over by container vehicle, dies on spot
14-year-old boy who was sleeping on the footpath along with 15 others of a family was killed when a container vehicle ran over him at Nelamangala.
Karnataka16, Dec 2018, 6:32 PM IST
BBMP names road after late Major Akshay Girish Kumar on Vijay Diwas
Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has named a road in Yelahanka after Major Akshay Girish Kumar, who was killed in terrorist attack at Nagrota on November 29, 2016. The naming of the road was announced on the Vijay Diwas, today. His parents, wife Sangeetha and daughter Naina.
Karnataka16, Dec 2018, 4:11 PM IST
Air-conditioned toilets for public use near Domlur
Amid stinking public toilets and alleged illegal activities in public bathrooms and unkept facilities, BBMP has come up with first AC toilet in Domlur which sets it a class apart from the rest.
Karnataka16, Dec 2018, 9:56 AM IST
Actress Rashmika Mandanna reveals truth behind Bellandur lake underwater photo shoot
Earlier, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had fined the state government and the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) of Rs 50 crore and Rs 25 crore respectively as they failed to protect the lakes in Bengaluru