Karnataka

Bengaluru Metro’s Purple Line coaches doubled to 6

The three additional coaches were added to one of the metro trains on the east-west purple line, with the first coach reserved for women and children.

B'luru businessman held for allegedly killing wife and injuring children

The police caught the man near Anchepalya and rushed the children to the hospital for treatment.

Fear of leaks? Kumaraswamy orders ban on mobile phones in meetings

The ban on mobile phones in all official meetings with the Karnataka CM came into effect earlier in June.

Auto driver, who was awarded death penalty for murder, acquitted by K’taka HC

The 33-year-old man was accused of raping and murdering a woman in 2011, but only the latter charge was upheld by a Sessions Court.

Wealth from weeds: This Bengaluru NGO is empowering economically backward women

Mapsas is organising free workshops aimed at the urban poor to teach them to make handicrafts out of the weeds and earn additional income.

IT Dept summons K’taka Minister DK Shivakumar for hawala money transfer

IT Department has filed four cases against DK Shivakumar based on the raids conducted since August 2017.

From sexual harassment to rights: This collective is mobilising B’luru college students

The Students Outpost wants the Bengaluru’s college students to engage with politics and “give a damn”.

Bend it like Deve Gowda: Social media floored by former PM's yoga poses

Deve Gowda put several youngsters to shame as he twisted and turned to perform several asanas in the presence of shutterbugs.

Newborn girl wrapped in a plastic bag, abandoned in the heart of Bengaluru

The baby, the doctors believe was abandoned within a few hours after its birth. A Bengaluru woman and her son saved the baby.

KT Naveen Kumar, first person arrested in Gauri Lankesh murder probe, seeks bail

Defendant Vedamurthy, appearing for the accused, also alleged that Naveen was coerced into confessing to playing a part in the conspiracy to kill Gauri Lankesh.