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Bengaluru top choice among home buyers, Mumbai second

Bengaluru top choice among home buyers, Mumbai second. India’s IT hub Bengaluru is the top investment choice among home buyers, followed by Mumbai, a report by Track2Media Research said. According to the “Best Practices Report 2019”, the cosmopolitan character of the city, job opportunities in the IT and IT-enabled services and timely delivery and maintenance

Vinod Rai Virat Kohli English County

Let him decide: Vinod Rai on Virat Kohli’s English County stint

Vinod Rai, member of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), on Wednesday said, it depends on Indian skipper Virat Kohli whether he wants to represent India in the one-off Test against Afghanistan or he wants to play county cricket to prepare for the marquee series against England. “CoA has taken a conscious decision to

TVS women race series.

TVS Announces Dates For Womens One-Make Race Series

The selection process will take place in Bengaluru and Mumbai. TVS announced the registration and selection dates for its 2018 season of women’s one-make race series on the eve of International Women’s Day. The registration and selection process will be held at Meco Kartopia in Bengaluru on March 17 and Max in Wadala, Mumbai on March

Gill hits ton as Punjab beats Karnataka in thriller

Gill hits ton as Punjab beats Karnataka in thriller

Punjab beats Karnataka: A superb ton by Test batsman K L Rahul (107) went in vain as Karnataka went down by four runs to Punjab today in the Vijay Hazare Trophy Group ‘A’ league here. Earlier, Punjab,riding on under-19 World Cup star Shubman Gill’s brilliant unbeaten knock of 123 made 269 for 3 in 42 overs

Union Budget 2018

Highlights of Union Budget 2018: 70 lakh formal jobs have been created

Union Budget 2018: Highlights of the Union Budget for 2018-19 presented in the Lok Sabha by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday: Health Highlights: -National Health Scheme to provide Rs 5 lakh cover to 10 crore families: Jaitley  -24 new govt medical colleges and hospitals to be set up by upgrading existing district hospitals: FM

Uber re-launches Auto service

Uber re-launches Auto service in India

Uber re-launches Auto service: Cab-hailing major Uber is re- launching its ‘AUTO’ service in India, almost two years after shutting down the offering in March 2016, starting with Bengaluru and Pune. The US-based company, which is locked in an intense battle with homegrown player Ola, will allow customers to book auto rickshaw rides through ‘AUTO’ option on its

640 electric vehicles

Karnataka to obtain 640 electric vehicles under central scheme

According to information, Karnataka government would be obtaining 640 electric vehicles under the Centre’s FAME-India scheme. An official statement said, “We have received approval from the Department of Heavy Industries to purchase the electric vehicles under the National Electricity Mobility Mission of the Central government’s Fame India scheme.”Karnataka is set to procure and ply 40

First girl born in 2018 in Bengaluru to get free education

Bengaluru, Dec 29, In a one of its kind effort to celebrate a girl child, the first female baby born in the New Year at a civic hospital in the city will be given free education till under-graduation, Bengaluru Mayor R. Sampath Raj said on Friday. “The first girl child born in the New Year

Bengaluru becomes first Indian city

Bengaluru becomes first Indian city to get its own logo

Bengaluru becomes first Indian city to get its own logo on Sunday, the tagline ‘Bengaluru – Be U’ (be you) is expected to build the city’s image on the global stage. With a logo of its own crowd sourced through a contest which is part in English and part in Kannada, IT capital Bengaluru has joined

Axis Start-up Social

Axis Bank to Launch ‘Axis Start-up Social’

Axis Bank, India’s third largest private sector bank is launching an exclusive networking property, Axis Start-up Social, at a ‘one-of-its-kind’ event aimed at supporting the country’s start-up ecosystem. ‘Axis Start-up Social’ will go ‘live’ today at a gathering of the country’s leading start-up players at ‘WeWork’ a leading co-working place in Bengaluru. The objective of this platform is

Man captures neighbor's intimate scenes

Man captures intimate scenes of neighbor using phone attached on selfie stick

Man captures neighbor’s intimate scenes: An FIR has been filed against a man for filming private moments of his neighbor couple on camera. The incident took place in a housing society on Pune-Bengaluru highway has left the residents shocked. People residing in the complex are shocked that the accused, who is educated and residing with

Uber launches mobile food delivery app in Hyderabad

Uber launches mobile food delivery app in Hyderabad

Uber launches mobile food delivery app: Making inroads into the city’s food market, Uber today launched its on-demand food delivery mobile application UberEATS here. Hyderabad is the seventh city in the country where the cab aggregator has started the app.The company has partnered with over 300 restaurants across the city for taking delivery orders, UberEATS

Fake stamp paper scam convict Abdul Karim Telgi dies

Bengaluru, Oct 26, Abdul Karim Telgi dies. Abdul Karim Telgi, a convict in the multi-crore counterfeit stamp paper scam, died of multi-organ failure at a government hospital here today. Telgi (56) died around 3.55 pm at the Victoria Hospital, where he was admitted with meningitis a few days ago, police said. According to the doctors,

Ancient Tibetan Manuscripts

Ancient Tibetan Manuscripts may be shifted from Dharamsala to Karnataka

Ancient Tibetan Manuscripts may be shifted: Library of Tibetan Works and Archives (LTWA), one of the most important libraries and institutions of Tibetan works in the world, will set up its first preservation centre near Bengaluru due to concerned over the safety of nearly 80,000 ancient Buddhist manuscripts. The main LTWA is in Dharamsala, Himachal

Sikh religious symbols banned in Bengaluru

Sikh religious symbols banned in

AB InBev installing water ATMs in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh

AB InBev installing water ATMs in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh

AB InBev installing water ATMs in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh. World’s biggest beer bewer Anheuser-Busch InBev is installing water ATM in areas of Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh where clean drinking water is not available.Its Indian subsidiary headquartered in Bengaluru has tied up with an NGO Jaldhaara Foundation for this purpose. One ATM kiosk has already been

Bengaluru Sikh religious symbols banned

Sikh religious symbols banned in Bengaluru

Bengaluru Sikh religious symbols banned. Authorities in Bengaluru have issued an order banning arms including Kirpans (religious symbol of the Sikhs), kukris (traditional Nepali Gurkha knives), swords and machets. These arms will not be allowed at public places in capital of Karnatka without license.On August 28, the government issued an order for banning acquisition, possession

Senior Journalist Gauri Lankesh Shot Dead At Her Residence In Bengaluru

Gauri Lankesh, a senior journalist and well-known critic of the right wing forces in Bengaluru, has been shot dead at her residence in Rajarajeshwari Nagar. “We learnt that the victim was shot dead from close range when she was standing at her house in Rajarajeswari Nagar around 8.00 p.m.,” a senior police officer said. Sources

Overnight heavy rains wreak havoc in Bengaluru

Overnight heavy rains wreak havoc in Bengaluru

The city was confronted with unexpected torrential rains late on Monday night, which continued into the wee hours of Tuesday morning. The rains caused much havoc on the streets, including heavy inundation and tree falls. The clean-up project at the city’s largest lake was expected to be completed by May, but the government is yet

Bus catches fire, no casualties

Bengaluru-Chennai KSRTC Volvo Bus catches fire. Chennai, Aug 12 A city-bound luxury bus from Bengaluru today went up in flames but nobody was injured in the incident, police said.The Karnataka government bus was enroute Chennai when the driver noticed fire in the vehicle’s rear, following which he stopped the bus before all of its occupants got down,