Bengaluru News(Search results - 98)
Top StoriesMar 16, 2021, 8:12 AM IST
Zomato assault case: FIR against woman who accused delivery man of punching her
Bengaluru-based make-up artist Hitesha Chandranee has been booked for wrongful restraint, criminal intimidation, assault and intentional insult.
Top StoriesJan 12, 2021, 5:43 PM IST
6,47,500 Doses Of Covishield Vials Arrive In Bengaluru
Karnataka Govt receives 6,47,500 vials of Serum India Institute's Covid vaccine in the 1st consignment. The first batch of Covishield was transported to Bangalore airport from Pune. The vials will be stored at the Govt health facility near Anand Rao circle. Watch this video for more.
Positive StoriesDec 24, 2020, 4:05 PM IST
Amid COVID-19, Bengaluru Youth Gives 'Amaan Ki Asha' To Students
During the COVID-19 pandemic, 19-year-old Bengaluru resident Mohammad Amaan Asim, a political science student of Ashoka University, realized that study-from-home for engineering students posed a grave challenge. For engineering students to attend online classes & complete their projects, they need laptops that run on higher configuration and not all could afford to purchase them. Here's his story.
Positive StoriesDec 17, 2020, 11:52 AM IST
Bengaluru: Meet Rooqsar Naaz, an unsung COVID-19 warrior
The Covid-19 outbreak has brought our lives to a standstill and has confronted the entire world with a crisis like never before, redefining the way we exist.
In the wake of this unprecedented calamity, the volunteers world over have emerged as true warriors who are providing unconditional support on the frontlines & putting their own lives at risk to keep us safe.
One such Covid-19 warrior is Bengaluru resident Rooqsar Naz. Before the pandemic, Rooqsar’s life was just like any other professional in the city. An HR employee with an IT firm, Rooqsar joined the Karnataka Civil Defence as a Deputy Divisional Warden in March 2020.
Positive StoriesDec 1, 2020, 12:31 PM IST
This Bengalurean & Co. have performed last rites for over 800 Covid-19 victims
With threat of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic looming large in India, it’s the resolve of a few people to help others that is making all the difference. With government care givers overloaded with rising number of COVID-19 cases, it’s people like Bengaluru-based Tanveer Ahmed, who is part of the Mercy Angels social service initiative, that is going all out to ensure dignified last rites for victims of the deadly disease. Tanveer Ahmed, a resident of Frazer Town, has since the wake of the pandemic ignored the stigma associated with the novel coronavirus and isolated himself from his family to help COVID-19 patients and their kin. Here's his story.
IndiaNov 23, 2019, 6:24 PM IST
International Men’s Week: Bengaluru men demand acknowledgement of contributions
Members of the Save Indian Families Foundation gathered at Town Hall in Bengaluru to celebrate International Men’s Day and Week. The members who fight for men’s rights, demanded action against women who wrongly accuse men of sexual harassment
IndiaOct 3, 2019, 9:49 AM IST
Bengaluru metro ceiling collapses, passengers escape narrowly
Four passengers had a narrow escape after a false ceiling at National College metro station in Bengaluru came crashing down. The incident was caught on camera.
NEWSSep 13, 2019, 10:19 AM IST
“Drunk” RTO inspector knocks down auto, protest erupts in Bengaluru’s Hosur road
An RTO officer believed to be drunk knocks down an auto, triggering protests on the busy Hosur Road. The accused officer was taken to St John’s Hospital where upon conducting tests, there was no trace of alcohol found.
NEWSSep 9, 2019, 9:22 AM IST
Bengaluru: Building in JP Nagar partially collapses; no casualties reported
The ground floor of a building in Bengaluru’s JP Nagar locality partially collapsed creating panic in the area. No casualties have been reported in the incident.
NEWSSep 1, 2019, 12:39 PM IST
Bengaluru Metro rail services affected due to technical glitch
Metro rail services in Bengaluru were affected on Saturday evening due to technical failure, the BMRCL said.
NEWSAug 29, 2019, 12:17 PM IST
Bengaluru man posing as music composer arrested for sending nude pictures to woman
A man in Bengaluru has been arrested for allegedly sending nude pictures to a woman. The man, identified as Muralidhar Rao posed as a music composer.
NEWSAug 14, 2019, 10:16 AM IST
Bengaluru traffic diversion, parking spaces: City gears up for Independence Day
With Independence Day being just over 20 hours away, Bengaluru has some important traffic diversions to note, owing to security arrangements. Flag hoisting and inauguration of the parade and cultural activities will be done by Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa at 9am on August 15 at Manekshaw Parade Ground.
NEWSAug 10, 2019, 5:29 PM IST
Is Bengaluru ready for floods? We tell you about preparations in the city
The BBMP has conducted a survey to identify the flood-susceptibility of different areas in the city. As per the report there are 182 areas in the city that are sitting ducks.
NEWSAug 10, 2019, 4:30 PM IST
Bengaluru’s garbage mounds set to reach greater heights as Bellahalli landfill reaches brim
Bengalureans, get prepared to face more garbage on the streets and pavements of the city as the landfill at Bellahalli is almost full up.
LIFESTYLEAug 9, 2019, 2:13 PM IST
Bengaluru Speaks: Money, job or friends- what ranks high on your happiness index?
What is most necessary to be happy in life? Is it money, a job, friends, a partner or a house? On this edition of Bengaluru Speaks, people share their views on what ranks high on their happiness index.