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Bengaluru’s Shaheen Bagh: Muslim women and the religious route to the Constitution

An all-women’s protest which saw the footfall of nearly 5,000 persons occurred at Eidgah-e-Jadeed on Tannery Road in Bengaluru earlier this week. The protest led mostly by Muslim women and some Hindu women demonstrated the crystallization of a rich cultural ...

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3 Bangladeshis living illegally in India held in Bengaluru: Police

Bengaluru, Jan 21: Three Bangladeshi nationals living illegally in India were apprehended in Karnataka’s Bengaluru district on Tuesday, police said. The three were staying at a camp at Munnekolala village, they said. Mohammed Lokman (55), his wife Jasmin Begun (35) and ...

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Siddaramaiah condemns alleged plan of SDPI to target pro-CAA leaders; calls for unbiased probe

Bengaluru: Condemning the alleged act of SDPI workers to target pro CAA-NRC leaders, former Karnataka CM and Leader of Opposition in Karnataka Assembly Siddaramaiah called the state government to initiate a unbiased investigation into the matter irrespective of the groups the ...

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Karnataka to get four new airports in the next two years: Aviation Secretary

Bengaluru has the potential to become the aviation capital of the country, said Aviation Secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola on Friday at the Wings India Summit, organised by the Ministry of Civil Aviation. Bidar will be the next operational airport and ...

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Sri Lankan youth with Indian passport held at Kempegowda International Airport

Bengaluru: Immigration officials at Kempegowda International Airport arrested a Sri Lankan national after he was deported to Bengaluru from Siberia. Kiyesuyen Jude Donal (24) has been been booked under various sections of the passport and foreigners act, and remanded in ...

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Hundreds of Medical students protest against CAA-NRC in Kalaburgi

Kalburgi, Jan 16: Hundreds of medical fraternity members held a protest march against controversial CAA-NRC and NPR act on Thursday. The protest march organised by Medical students who marched from Sardar Patel Circle to DC office by wearing black ribbon on ...

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Karwar: Bandh called by fishermen evokes good response

Karwar: The strike called by the fishermen of Karwar urging the government not to destroy their livelihood with port expansion, elicited good response across the district. Shops and commercial establishments in the city remain closed in Karwar and transport services were ...

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Karnataka Rakshana Vedike Kranthi Sene demands arrest of Somashekhara Reddy for provocative remarks

Bengaluru: Members and activists of Karnataka Rakshana Vedike Kranthi Sene on Thursday staged protest and demanded arrest of BJP MLA Somashekhara Reddy, for his provocative remarks and statements. The protesters gathered near Gandhi’s statue near Maurya circle in the city and ...

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‘Don’t panic’, Tejasvi Surya tells depositors after RBI restricts Bengaluru co-op bank operations

Bengaluru Co-operative Bank News:  Bharatiya Janata Party MP Tejasvi Surya stepped in as panic gripped depositors of Sri Guru Raghavendra Sahakara Bank in Bengaluru after the Reserve Bank of India imposed curbs on its operations, restricting withdrawals to Rs 35,000. Offering assurance ...

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Hunger strike against CAA, NRC held in Hubli

Hubli: A hunger strike opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) was organized in the city by the leaders of the Muslim community, Dalit organisations, Congress Party. During the protest the protestors raised slogans against Prime ...

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IndiGo pilot suspended for threatening passenger who requested wheelchair assistance

An IndiGo airlines pilot has been off-rostered a day after Supriya Unni Nair, a passenger who was travelling on a flight from Chennai to Bengaluru posted about her harrowing experience with the aircraft pilot. Union Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, ...

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Karnataka High Court issues notice to state government in Mangaluru Police firing case

Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday issued a notice to the government of Karnataka while hearing the plea for ordering Judicial probe into the December 19, violence and police action in Mangaluru. On December 19, the local police while ...

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Cong leader detained in Karnataka ahead of protest against BJP MLA’s anti-Muslim remarks

Former cabinet minister and Congress leader Zameer Ahmed Khan was detained on Monday morning when he was entering Ballari city to stage a protest against BJP MLA Somashekara Reddy. The BJP MLA was recently booked for his anti-Muslim remarks during ...

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‘We don’t want Jesus statue’: RSS, VHP protest against proposed statue in Karnataka

Pro-Hindu groups conducted a massive rally at Kanakapura in Ramanagara district of Karnataka on Monday in protest against the plan by local MLA DK Shivakumar to erect a tall statue of Jesus Christ. The call for the protest was issued ...

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