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Hubballi | Karnataka Police arrested another AIMIM leader Dadapeer Betgeri, in connection with the stone-pelting incident at Old Hubli Police Station. A total of 138 persons have been arrested in the case till now. (ANI)
Karnataka reports 60 new Covid-19 cases, 0 deaths taking tally to 39,46,934
Is congress ruling in the state? What connection do we’ve with PSI scam? Why did HM & CM say in the assembly that no mistakes happened in PSI recruitment?He (CM) should also be held responsible for lies. Why did he give the case to CID Now?: Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar
Karnataka | Former CM & senior BJP leader BS Yediyurappa writes to CM Basavaraja Bommai to reconsider his decision of naming under-construction Shivamogga airport after him; suggesting to consider someone who has worked for development of the nation, state & has a historic name.
Congress encouraging riots before assembly polls: Karnataka BJP president Nalin Kumar Kateel
BJP state president Nalin Kumar Kateel on Saturday accused the Congress of encouraging riots and creating an anarchy-like situation ahead of assembly elections in the state.
There seems to be conspiracy about the way large crowds attacked police stations in organised manner. We’re investigating matter seriously. Stringent action will be taken against perpetrators & organisation behind the incident: Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai on Hubballi violence
Karnataka is peaceful state, leaders from AIMIM & RSS are disturbing the state. Such controversies are happening for first time here, when I was state Home minister, nobody dared to do such activities, we controlled law & order situation in state.
Bengaluru: Man out on bail commits 18 thefts in one year; held
A 39-year-old habitual offender, who walked out on bail in April last year, allegedly committed at least 18 thefts before landing in police custody again. READ MORE
Hanuma Jayanti fete a peaceful affair in Mysuru
Police made elaborate security arrangements in Mysuru city to ensure that the Hanuma Jayanti procession scheduled on Saturday passed off peacefully, and their efforts paid off. Organised by the Vijaya Sene and Sri Rama Sene, the procession, which was flagged off by Chamaraja MLA L Nagendra at the Maharaja’s College Grounds, passed through Chamaraja Double Road, Gun house Circle, Jayachamaraja Wadiyar Circle before culminating at the Kote Anjaneya Swamy temple. Devotees rent the air with cries of ‘Jai Shri Ram’ and ‘Jai Hanuman’ along the way, while the procession resembled a moving ribbon of saffron, owing to the flags that the participants kept waving throughout. READ MORE
Karnataka: Tribal woman assaulted; stripped in public in Dakshina Kannada
In a horrifying incident, a 35-year-old tribal woman was assaulted and her modesty was outraged by a group of people at a village in Belthangady taluk in Karnataka's Dakshina Kannada district. READ MORE
Kukke Sri Subrahmanya Temple, the richest temple in Karnataka, is witnessing an increase in footfall of devotees, after nearly two years of uncertainty due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Doctors: Obesity recurs in 8% of patients after bariatric surgeries
Around 8% of people who slim down following bariatric surgery have been reporting weight gain in recent times, as per experts. This is attributed to a lack of follow-up, poor diet compliance, unhealthy lifestyles and ignoring experiences in postoperative years. READ MORE
Karnataka’s daily Covid count crosses 100
Karnataka reported 139 new Covid cases on Saturday, the first time the state's daily case count crossed hundred in the last 30 days. On March 24, the state had seen 109 new cases; on April 21, it had touched 100. READ MORE
With Khelo India University Games from Sunday, BMTC will run special Bengaluru Darshini sightseeing services covering major tourist places for sportspersons.
Bengaluru: Constable declares himself a PSI, celebrates in village
Even as the PSI exam scam is getting murkier with more names coming out following the CID probe, a constable working in Bengaluru celebrated after being shortlisted in the provisional list. READ MORE
BMRCL floats tender for 72 coaches after firm misses deadline
BMRCL floated a tender to induct 72 new coaches after China-based CRRC failed to supply 216 coaches mainly for the Yellow Line (RV Road-Bommasandra).
Bengaluru’s pollution level today
Many take to reading post-pandemic; bookstores say 30% increase in sales
Bookshop owners across the city are thrilled as they are seeing a new breed of enthusiasts — ‘post-Covid readers’ — who they say are big on current affairs, fantasy and self-help genres. Sales have gone up by almost 30% across most prominent bookshops in the city and their proprietors assert the habit of reading is far from obsolete.
Bengaluru: BMW accident victim Preethi Manoj dies; her organs donated
The family of a 47-year-old woman who sustained critical injuries after her two-wheeler was hit by a speeding BMW car that had jumped the divider, has decided to donate her organs after she was declared brain dead. READ MORE
Bengaluru: Advocate arrested in infant sale racket
A 41-year-old advocate from the city, accused in an infant sale racket, was arrested on Saturday after evading cops for six months. M Bhanumati, from Kurubarahalli, was among the seven accused named in the racket, which was busted by Basavanagudi women’s police sleuths in October last year. READ MORE