Forest fire in Karnataka tiger reserve destroys 200 acres of trees, second incident this week

The forest department official said that the force of the wind has hampered the efforts of the team in putting off the fire.

Another I-T raid in Karnataka, this time on a Congress MLA's brother

I-T sleuths suspect that Farooq had obtained bribes which were misappropriated in his books, reports said.

Kickbacks row: Opposition demands Karnataka CM’s resignation after ‘explosive diary’ surfaces

The contents of the diary have initials along with the amount paid by said individuals to the party high command, reports suggest.

Disgruntled Ola, Uber driver-partners stay off the roads in protest

Disgruntled Ola, Uber driver-partners stay off the roads in protest.

Veteran war hero’s murder cracked by Bengaluru police two years after he was killed

Police said that 19 other theft cases were brought to light up on the arrest.

Karnataka Congress lawmaker denies ‘paying crores' to Sonia, Rahul

The allegedly abbreviated names of Sonia, Rahul and others were found in a diary at his home in Bengaluru.

Second person in Karnataka wakes up from the dead, says he’s hungry as scared relatives scatter

As bizarre as it sounds, the series of events were due to misguided information provided by an ambulance paramedic that Ningappa was dead.

CPI (M) office in Mangaluru set ablaze by miscreants ahead of Pinarayi’s visit to Karnataka

The incident occurred ahead of Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s visit to Dakshina Kannada district on February 25

Eight kids from same Bengaluru school complain of sexual abuse, Principal booked under POCSO

So far, eight FIRs have been filed in the case against the alleged abuser Manju and three others at the school.

Bandipur forest fire death exposes poor work conditions of Karnataka govt staff

A senior official said that the forest fire has highlighted the need to improve housing facilities for the forest staff.

There is still going to be a goods train to export Bengaluru's garbage, just not to Kolar

The ‘alternate’ plan is pretty much the same plan as before: Take the garbage out of Bengaluru, and make a plant to convert it to manure.

Allegations of sexual abuse in B'luru playschool: What can parents and schools do?

Many parents and schools have abdicated their responsibility to address abuse and expect children to take care of it themselves.

Karnataka man shoots selfie video blaming lenders for harassing him, hangs self

Ranoji Rao, a textile merchant, was found hanging from the ceiling, when his mother returned home on Tuesday.

Ola and Uber drivers launch fresh strike in Bengaluru, as aggregators stay silent on their demands

A number of commuters were made to alight from their cabs mid-journey during peak hours, as a fresh strike was launched on Wednesday.

As a severe water crisis looms in Bengaluru, here’s what you can do to avoid wastage

From rainwater harvesting to bucket baths, simple suggestions to tide over the crisis.

Sexual abuse case on Bengaluru playschool staffer opens up can of worms, more kids complain

While the police say they have arrested three officials from the school, parents allege they’re already out on bail.

2013 ATM attack: Suspect to be brought to Bengaluru from AP

The suspect was arrested on February 4 in Andhra Pradesh and was convicted for murder.

Kickbacks row: Kumaraswamy drags JD(S) into Yeddyurappa-Siddaramaiah war of words

The JD(S) leader said he had proof of the alleged kickbacks and would make them public at the right time.

Bengaluru may soon go thirsty as massive drought looms over Karnataka

Parched lands in the state haven’t seen a drought this bad in 42 years.

Bengaluru-bound government bus catches fire, one woman killed

Fire officials said that the bus was moving when the fire started, and it spread quickly due to windy weather.