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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

Amazon join Grofers, LocalBanya and PepperTap

The eCommerce giant Amazon today launched a grocery delivery app for customers in the city, taking domestic players such as Grofers, LocalBanya and PepperTap head on.

PTI | Feb 04, 2016 12:41 PM

Tanzanian student case: Rahul Gandhi seeks report from KTK govt

Voicing concern over a Tanzanian woman student being allegedly beaten up and stripped by a mob in Bengaluru, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has sought a report from the Karnataka government on...

PTI | Feb 04, 2016 10:36 AM

Mob strips Tanzanian girl, torches her car as police watch

A Tanzanian woman student was allegedly beaten up and stripped by a mob in a case of “mistaken identity” after a woman was mowed down by a car here.

PTI | Feb 03, 2016 08:42 PM

Karnataka has ability to outpace India's growth: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley expects Karnataka to surpass the national growth rate, saying it has the potential to grow at least 2-3 per cent ahead of India’s GDP.

PTI | Feb 03, 2016 07:15 PM

A “solution” to the ongoing MCD strike will be announced soon: Kejriwal

A “solution” to the ongoing MCD strike will be announced today, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said hoping that it will “satisfy” everyone and the agitation, that has brought civic...

PTI | Feb 03, 2016 02:36 PM

Siddaramaiah defends Karnataka ministers' petrol allowance hike

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today defended the state government’s decision to increase the petrol allowance to ministers from 750 litres to 1,000 litres a month.

PTI | Feb 02, 2016 07:10 PM

After public outcry, Karnataka govt reinstates woman official transferred by minister

Facing public pressure and criticism from various quarters, Karnataka government today reinstated a senior woman police official after she was transferred allegedly at the behest of a state minister...

PTI | Feb 02, 2016 01:08 PM

Nigerian assaulted, his car burnt following road mishap

“A Nigerian was thrashed by the locals and then his car was set on fire after his vehicle ran over a 35-year-old woman,” Soladevanahalli Police Inspector Pravin Babu told PTI, adding that he has...

PTI | Feb 01, 2016 11:43 AM

Over 11 lakh file tax returns under special drive by IT dept

Over 11 lakh taxpayers have filed their IT returns for Assessment Year 2014-15 after the department tracked them under a special drive to identify those who have not filed their returns despite...

PTI | Jan 31, 2016 03:15 PM

Karna CM defends police official's transfer for putting minister's call on hold

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah defended the abrupt transfer of a senior woman police official for allegedly putting a minister’s call on hold, saying it was an “administrative matter”.

PTI | Jan 30, 2016 01:30 PM

NIA arrests Bangalore Church Street blast accused

In a major headway more than a year after the Church Street blast here, the NIA today arrested the prime accused in the case in which a woman was killed and three others were injured.

PTI | Jan 29, 2016 07:54 PM

Coast Guard gets space at Mangaluru Airport to park aircraft

The Airports Authority of India has handed over 17,000 sq ft of space in the old terminal building of Mangaluru International Airport to the Coast Guard to position its air squadron.

PTI | Jan 29, 2016 02:25 PM

Arvind Kejriwal undergoes yoga, naturopathy sessions

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today underwent yoga and naturopathy sessions at the Jindal Nature Cure Institute on city outskirts.

PTI | Jan 28, 2016 08:44 PM