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False harassment case against ex-husband: HC tells woman to pay Rs 25k fine

Bengaluru: A Mysuru-based woman has been fined Rs 25,000 by the Karnataka High Court for filing a false case against her former husband only to harass him. Justice P S Dinesh Kumar who was hearing the case quashed the criminal proceedings ...

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Bengaluru police detains 60 suspected illegal Bangladeshi immigrants

The police in Bengaluru detained as many as 60 persons on Saturday, suspecting them to be illegal immigrants from Bangladesh. There were 29 men, 22 women and nine children, police said. At a press conference led by City Police Commissioner ...

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16-yr-old Mangaluru girl’s remains found 2 weeks after going missing, brother arrested

More than two weeks after a missing case was registered, Mangaluru City Police (MCP) discovered the skeletal remains of a 16-year-old girl in a forest area behind her residence on Saturday evening. Based on the preliminary findings, the jurisdictional police ...

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20-ft apple garland, folk dances: DK Shivakumar receives grand welcome in Bengaluru

“DK Saheb is arriving. The whole city will celebrate,” blared a song, tailor-made for the arrival of Kanakpura MLA DK Shivakumar in Bengaluru. Thousands of Congress party workers and fans of the former Water Resource Minister gathered outside the Devanahalli ...

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Capture of wild elephant in Bandipur sparks fresh debate on GPS-enabled radio collars

On Thursday, forest officials in Bandipur Tiger Reserve were faced with a tough operation – to capture an elephant which had attacked two residents of a village on the periphery of the tiger reserve. The elephant was fitted with a ...

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Bengaluru: Upset over ragging, BSc student ends life by jumping before moving train

Bengaluru: A first-year B Sc (Agriculture) student of the University of Agriculture Sciences in Bengaluru is suspected to have ended his life by jumping before a moving train allegedly due to ragging by his seniors. The deceased has been identified ...

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ED moves SC against Delhi HC order granting bail to DKShi

Bengaluru/New Delhi: Two days after the Delhi high court granted bail to Congress leader DK Shivakumar in a money laundering case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday filed a petition in the Supreme Court against bail order. Earlier on October ...

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DK Shivakumar’s release from jail gives boost to Congress in Karnataka bye-polls

The BJP’s predicted victory in the Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly poll results on Thursday is now expected to turn the Assembly bye-polls in Karnataka scheduled on December 5 from hotly contested to determining the credentials and political survival of two ...

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Farmers throw vegetables on roads following dip in prices

Mysuru: The farmers on Thursday threw heaps of vegetable including tomato, cauliflower and others on the road at APMC Market in Mysuru, following a reduction in their prices. Heavy rainfall in the state since the past few days in the state ...

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Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar gets bail in money laundering case

Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar, who was lodged in Tihar Jail in connection with a money laundering case, was awarded bail by the Delhi High Court on Wednesday. Justice Suresh Kait granted relief to the Congress leader saying that Shivakumar ...

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Ganja racket: 31 arrested in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Bengaluru City North division police and sleuths of the Central Crime Branch (CCB) intensified their raids on the ganja racket operating in the city. The North division police arrested 24 people and CCB police seven across the city. The ...

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Karnataka rains: IMD issues red warning for all three coastal districts

The Indian Meteorological Department has issued a red warning for all the three districts of coastal Karnataka for the next three days starting from Wednesday. An orange warning has been issued to some districts of north and south interior Karnataka. ...

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Car crashes into mosque compound, goes soaring in air

Mangaluru: In a shocking incident a Maruti Omni car went soaring in the air before crashing down after ramming into the compound wall of a mosque at Farangipet here on Tuesday, October 22 afternoon. Five persons sustained injuries in the ...

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141 prisoners to walk free for good conduct

Bengaluru: Karnataka State Prisons Department will be releasing 141 prisoners from various prisons across the state on Monday on account of good conduct. Minister V Somanna will distribute the certificate of good conduct for the prisoners at the main event at ...

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