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Banegaluru and Mumbai protest against oil drilling in the Arctic


Bengaluru: Bengaluru and Mumbai rode for the Arctic on September 15, 2013 when hundreds of people gathered for a cycle rally in both cities to challenge oil corporations like Shell who are trying to

Special: On the road: Whose space is it anyway?

In a city running terribly short of parking space in all public spaces including shopping centres, anyone would have welcomed a pay and park facility.
But the move to regulate chaotic conditions on r

Bullet trains: Back in reckoning


Bengaluru:  The Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has announced his plans to introduce a bullet train between Bengaluru and Mysore. The announcement was made soon after the CM's return from the World Econo

Techie 'duped’, doped by auto driver?


Bengaluru: Twenty-three-year-old engineer Gaurav Singh had been trying to reduce his carbon footprint by cycling to work everyday for the past two months. On Wednesday, however, he had no other alter

India's Mars satellite clears key launch test

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Bengaluru: India's launch preparations for the ambitious Rs 450 crore Mars orbiter mission achieved a major milestone with the successful thermo-vacuum test of the spacecraft with its payloads (scien

Absconding accused in law student gang rape case held


Bengaluru: The absconding seventh accused in the law student gangrape case has been arrested, some 11 months after the incident at the Bangalore University campus.
Six of his accomplices were sentenc

Bengaluru: 2 killed, 6 injured as ISKCON temple wall caves in

Bengaluru: Two persons, including a seven-year old girl, were killed and six others injured when a compound wall of the ISKCON temple collapsed and fell on an abutting slum on the city outskirts on M

Siddaramaiah goes round the ‘City of Craters’


Bengaluru: Showing that he means business, Chief Minister Sidddaramaiah went on a whirlwind tour of the city on Saturday, listening to people’s complaints and instructing officials to redress them.  

Bengaluru: Fugitive serial rapist nabbed


Bengaluru: Escaped serial rapist and psychopath, M. Shankar, alias Jaishankar  was cau­ght by the police five days after he scaled the 30 ft high walls of the Parappana Agrahara central prison to mak

Jail-break serial rapist Jaishankar arrested


Bangalore: Notorious criminal and serial rapist Jaishankar, who made a sensational escape from the high-security central prison here on September 1, was arrested here on Friday. "Jaishankar was arres

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