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Run over by truck, dying man donates eyes in an exemplary act

A security guard with his body severed into half after being hit by a speeding lorry here today expressed a wish just moments before he died on way to a city hospital that his eyes be donated, police...

PTI | Feb 18, 2016 02:00 PM

Kejriwal hasn't done anything to curb corruption: Santosh Hegde

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has earned a big thumbs-down from a key colleague in the then “India Against Corruption” movement, N Santosh Hegde who says the AAP chief has not done anything...

PTI | Feb 17, 2016 07:18 PM

Woman held for trying to smuggle gold at Bengaluru

A woman passenger was today caught by customs officials at Bengaluru airport while she was allegedly trying to smuggle over three kg gold.

PTI | Feb 15, 2016 02:42 PM

Bengaluru: NIMHANS to host genetic, cellular repositor of mentally ill

In a first-of-its-kind effort in the country, premier mental health institute NIMHANS here has taken steps to host the genetic and cellular repository of patients with mental health problems.

PTI | Feb 14, 2016 02:45 PM

Karnataka hamlet mourns Siachen's brave-heart, last rites performed

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah along with his Cabinet colleagues H K Patil and Vinay Kulkarni, Opposition leader in the assembly Jagadish Shettar, among others, received the body at the...

PTI | Feb 12, 2016 05:02 PM

Hanumanthappa's village plunges into grief

The village of Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad plunged into grief as he passed away today after battling for life since his miraculous survival in Siachen, with Chief Minister Siddaramaiah leading the...

PTI | Feb 11, 2016 08:35 PM

Priority for implementation of pro-poor schemes in budget: Karnataka CM

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said priority in the upcoming budget will be given to implementation of ongoing pro-poor schemes more effectively, besides laying emphasis on other...

PTI | Feb 11, 2016 12:10 PM

Siachen miracle rescue: It's a rebirth for us, says jawan's wife

“It is a rebirth for all of us,” said Mahadevi, wife of Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad, with a sense of relief as the family reacted to the news of his miraculous survival after remaining buried...

PTI | Feb 09, 2016 08:26 PM

Woman cancels Ola cab, gets abusive Text from driver

Ola Cabs has landed in another controversy after a Bengaluru-artist who had cancelled the cab after booking got abusive message. She had booked a cab with Ola and for some reason decided to cancel it.

News Nation Bureau | Feb 09, 2016 12:22 PM

Quality of teachers and teaching needs to improve: CNR Rao

Eminent scientist and Bharat Ratna CNR Rao today said ability of teachers in the country and quality of their teaching should improve.

PTI | Feb 08, 2016 08:52 PM

Thank God, it was Sunday! Vibgyor School in news again following leopard attack

The feline was first spotted by CCTV cameras inside Vibgyor School at around 4:13 am. The school was shut today as it was Sunday.

News Nation Bureau | Feb 08, 2016 02:40 PM

Tanzanian woman assault case: Senior police official suspended

The Karnataka government has suspended another senior police official in connection with the alleged assault and stripping of a Tanzanian woman student here, even as African students staged a rally...

PTI | Feb 06, 2016 06:20 PM

11 coaches of Bengaluru-bound train derail

Eleven coaches of a Bengaluru-bound train derailed today near here, leaving several people injured and affecting rail traffic.

PTI | Feb 05, 2016 02:09 PM

Tanzanian assault case: Centre seeks report from Karnataka govt

Concerned over alleged assault and stripping of a Tanzanian woman, the Centre today sought a report from the Karnataka government and action taken against the perpetrators of the crime.

PTI | Feb 04, 2016 03:33 PM

Amid political outrage, 5 arrested in Tanzanian woman attack case

Five persons have been arrested for the alleged assault and stripping of a Tanzanian woman here with the Karnataka government today saying it viewed the incident “seriously” but rejected...

PTI | Feb 04, 2016 01:31 PM