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Bengaluru flyovers carrying more than what they can take

Published on 05-May-2016
Traffic experts are concerned about the project to widen the Hebbal flyover. Dh file Photo

The recent decision to expand the congested Hebbal flyover has raised concerns among traffic experts. They say that most flyovers...

Tunnelling for Bengaluru Metro tougher than anywhere in the world, says official

Published on 05-May-2016
The deadline for the project was set based on the Delhi model but Bengaluru's geology delayed opening of the underground section. DH Photo.

Given Bengaluru's complex geology, tunnelling for Namma Metro's east-west corridor, which fully opened on Saturday, was tougher...

Students find biology easy, but worried about future of CET 

Published on 05-May-2016
Testing time: Students take the mathematics exam in the Common Entrance Test (CET) for professional courses at St Anne's PU College for Girls in Bengaluru on Wednesday.

Despite relatively "easy" biology and mathematics papers on the first day of the Common Entrance Test (CET) on Wednesday, students aspiring...

Borewells dry up, thirsty villages around Bengaluru facing crisis

Published on 05-May-2016

An acute water crisis is staring at 89 villages in the Bengaluru Urban and Bengaluru Rural districts and the problem may aggravate...

I-T dept officials quiz Home Minister's advisor for 3 hours

Published on 05-May-2016
Advisor to the Home Minister, former IPS officer Kempaiah, vents his anger after he  appeared for an investigation before the Income Tax officials in Bengaluru on Wednesday. DH PHOTO

Advisor to the Home Minister, former IPS officer Kempaiah appeared before the Income Tax officials on Wednesday in connection with...

Man held for fabricating, selling voter IDs, Aadhaar, marks cards

Published on 05-May-2016

The Central Crime Branch (CCB) sleuths arrested a 45-year-old man for fabricating and selling fake government identity cards and marks cards...

Shivakumaraiah a tought nut to crack: CID

Published on 05-May-2016
Kiran

A day after the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested Shivakumaraiah, the mastermind behind the II PU Chemistry question paper leak...

Smartphones sought for '108' ambulance drivers to digitise operations

Published on 05-May-2016
There are 12 forms that the ambulance driver and paramedic are expected to fill, including those for case details, medicines consumed and fleet maintenence. Should the government give a nod, all these would be fed through the phone. DH File Photo.

GVK EMRI, which runs the 108 Arogya Kavacha ambulance service, has sent a proposal to the state government seeking smart phones for ambulance drivers...

Wipro wins case; former staffer claims otherwise

Published on 05-May-2016
Shreya Ukil

IT firm Wipro on Wednesday night claimed that the UK Employment Tribunal has upheld the dismissal of Shreya Ukil...

Animal sacrifice: Govt seeks info from Shivamogga DC

Published on 05-May-2016

The Karnataka government has sought details from the Shivamogga deputy commissioner on the reports of animal sacrifice...

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Anganwadi workers shouting slogans during a protest rally by members of Nikhila Odisha Anganwadi...

Anganwadi workers shouting slogans during a protest rally by members of Nikhila Odisha Anganwadi...

Laborers pack newborn chicks into crates in Jammu...

Laborers pack newborn chicks into crates in Jammu...

A Kingfisher holds a prey (fish) in its beak on the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar...

A Kingfisher holds a prey (fish) in its beak on the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar...

Tourists ride Shikaras as they enjoy the cool weather at Dal Lake in Srinagar...

Tourists ride Shikaras as they enjoy the cool weather at Dal Lake in Srinagar...

Painted Storks catching fish in a pond at their enclosure in Kolkata Zoo...

Painted Storks catching fish in a pond at their enclosure in Kolkata Zoo...

Indian Air Force contingent of Ex Red Flag 16-1 at Eielson Air Force Base Alaska, USA...

Indian Air Force contingent of Ex Red Flag 16-1 at Eielson Air Force Base Alaska, USA...

A Royal Bengal Tiger at its enclosure in Kolkata Zoo on Wednesday...

A Royal Bengal Tiger at its enclosure in Kolkata Zoo on Wednesday...

Plantain Crop damaged at hunsur due to haevy rain...

Plantain Crop damaged at hunsur due to haevy rain...

Sapthagiri college of Engineering  students are using  Pulsar 220 DTSl Engine designed a 12 Feet...

Sapthagiri college of Engineering students are using Pulsar 220 DTSl Engine designed a 12 Feet...

A security person walks as clouds hover over the Parliament house during the Parliament session...

A security person walks as clouds hover over the Parliament house during the Parliament session...