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Monday 20 October 2014
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Broken-hearted teen girls commit suicide on footpath

Two teenage girls, studying Bachelor of Business Management (BBM), reportedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide on a footpath on Mosque Road in Frazer Town on Saturday. They were reportedly dejected that the boys they loved did not reciprocate.  DH file illustration for representational purpose only

Two teenage girls, studying Bachelor of Business Management (BBM), reportedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide on a footpath...

Woman spits at auto driver

In an incident of road rage, a woman allegedly spit at an autorickshaw driver on Venkatapura Road under Madiwala police limits on Saturday evening. DH file photo

In an incident of road rage, a woman allegedly spit at an autorickshaw driver on Venkatapura Road under Madiwala police limits...

Rising water level revives Hesaraghatta lake

IN THE PINK OF HEALTH: Hesaraghatta lake has turned into a picnic spot with increasing water levels. dh photo

The Hesaraghatta lake has turned into a picnic spot, drawing crowds in large numbers. Heavy rainfall in the last two weeks...

Got a parking ticket? Scores of others did too

Nowhere to park: The increase in parking-related offences reflects lack of parking spaces in the City and violation of building bylaws. DH file photo

Wrong parking is the most common traffic violation in Bangalore. Of the 38 traffic offences, police registered most cases pertaining to wrong parking.

Mobile units help foetus sex determiners dodge law

Sex determination on wheels seems to be having an unbridled run in the State. DH illustration

Sex determination on wheels seems to be having an unbridled run in the State. Voluntary organisations have been demanding greater vigil on the mobile ultrasound...

A photo show on handloom fabrics

Theatre personalities Prasanna and B Jayashree look at the exhibits at the handloom photo  exhibition at Rangoli Metro Art Center, MG Road, on Sunday. dh Photo

To create awareness on the age-old craft of handloom weaving, a photo exhibition was launched at the Rangoli Metro Art Center in the City on...

Crackdown on sand mining in CB Pur

alarming: Illegal sand mining is rampant in villagers bordering Shidlaghatta and Chikkaballapur taluks. DH Photo

The rapidly-growing construction industry in Bangalore has fuelled an active 'night life' for villages in the surrounding districts.

Peoples' Problems

The 4th 'A' Main Road in NS Palya, BTM Second Stage is in a bad shape.

Vidyaranyapura Main Road has neither pedestrian crossing nor speed breakers throughout the stretch.

Park inaugurated

A park complete with playing equipment was inaugurated on Sunday at Canara Bank Colony, Maruthi Mandir Ward, Vijayanagar, much to the delight of children of...

BDA greening drive shows results

The efforts of the Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) in restoring greenery at Srigandhakaval appears to be bearing fruits.

Malala's autobiography now in Kannada

AP file photo

Strong opinions emerged about Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Peace Prize winner, during the launch of 'Nanu Malala,' the Kannada version of her autobiography 'I am...

Graphene good shock absorber to protect fallen gadgets: IISc scientists

Ever cringed in helplessness and frustration as your phone or tablet accidently dropped on the ground? The use of expensive electronic devices/gadgets has been growing...

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An Indian man teaches yoga postures to schoolchildren at Delhi Public School in Hyderabad...

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BJP candidate Sanjay Kelkar flashes victory sign while celebrating with his supporters...

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Supporters celebrate Congress candidate Praneeti Shinde's victory in the Assembly polls ...

Former Indian Cricket players Krishnamachari Srikkanth with Devang Jayant Gandhi and Deepak Shodhan.

Former Indian Cricket players Krishnamachari Srikkanth with Devang Jayant Gandhi and Deepak Shodhan.

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