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KSHRC lobbies for policing team

The Karnataka State Human Rights Commission (KSHRC) recently received a complaint from a distraught mother that policemen had whisked her son away from Bangalore to...

Former MLA Subhash Guttedar joins BJP

Subhash Guttedar, former MLA of the JD(S), joined the BJP in the city on Tuesday. The development comes in the wake of reports that B...

Cong gags partymen on leadership issue

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Food and Civil Supplies Minister Dinesh Gundu Rao's plainspeaking on Congress' leadership issue has not gone down well with the State party unit. Now, the...

Cops to get funds for health checkup

TributeS: Police personnel pay homage to martyrs at Police Commemoration Day in Bangalore on Tuesday. DH PHOTO

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday said that the State government would release funds every year for the health check-up of policemen and their family members....

Adopt public toilets: KSTDC chief to FKCCI

Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) managing director Dr P S Harsha asked the members of the Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry...

Shettar seeks White Paper on flood, drought relief

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The State BJP on Tuesday demanded that the State government come out with a White Paper on funds released for flood and drought relief, stating...

Reservation in outsourced jobs likely

The State government has proposed to amend the Karnataka Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes (Reservation of Appointment) Act 1990, to extend reservation...

Grabbers of govt land will get up to three years' jail term

The Karnataka Land Grabbing (Prohibition) Act, 2011, provides for imprisonment of one to three years for those convicted of grabbing government land.

Experts use CT scan to nail fake ivory sellers

The technology helps the police ascertain the value of tusks.

Using Computerised Tomography technology (CT scan), three Bangalore doctors have helped the police ascertain that six tusks, which were seized from two people, were fake....

Driver gets 10 years RI for raping minor

The VI Additional District and Sessions Court sentenced Harish Gowda, autorickshaw driver from Kalenja Village, Belthangady Taluk, convicted of raping a minor girl, to 10...

Acting VC appointed

Governor Vajubhai Vala, who is also the chancellor of the universities in the State, has appointed Dr S S Hugar as the acting vice chancellor...

Those with respiratory problems should stay indoors this Deepavali

Humidity combined with pollution caused by bursting firecrackers can turn into a dangerous cocktail for those with respiratory disorders, doctors warn.

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A major fire that broke out in the crackers market in Faridabad...

A major fire that broke out in the crackers market in Faridabad...

On the eve of Diwali Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture of Kali...

On the eve of Diwali Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created a sand sculpture of Kali...

Indian passengers rest on a crowded platform ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights...

Indian passengers rest on a crowded platform ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights...

Indian soccer player Peter Biaksangzuala, center, performs flips as he celebrates a goal...

Indian soccer player Peter Biaksangzuala, center, performs flips as he celebrates a goal...

Woman buying earthen lamps at a market ahead of the Diwali festival...

Woman buying earthen lamps at a market ahead of the Diwali festival...

School children paint their faces during Diwali celebrations...

School children paint their faces during Diwali celebrations...

A huge rangoli in front of Swaminarayan Temple...

A huge rangoli in front of Swaminarayan Temple...

Volunteers of Azad Hind taking out a procession to mark the Azad Hind Foundation Day...

Volunteers of Azad Hind taking out a procession to mark the Azad Hind Foundation Day...

Family members paying tribute to police martyrs during Police Commemoration Day...

Family members paying tribute to police martyrs during Police Commemoration Day...

TRS activists set affire chairs at the TDP office in Nalgonda...

TRS activists set affire chairs at the TDP office in Nalgonda...

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