BENGALURU LIVE- December 21, 2018

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  • 20:40

    Metro operation between MG Road and Trinity will be suspended from 8 pm on December 28 to 30 (full day).

  • 17:33

    KGF Real Vs Reel: 10 facts about Kolar gold fields

    Hysteria reached an all-time high on Friday as the much-awaited Sandalwood magnum opus, KGF released much to the delight of enthralled Kannada film fans who had been eagerly awaiting the Yash starrer thriller.

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  • 15:09

    Despite court order, it is hurdle free release for KGF

    Despite the 10 Sessions Court halting the release of Kannada movie KGF starring 'rocking star' Yash, the movie hit the screens on Friday as scheduled without any disruptions.

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  • 14:06

    Fire safety to be mandatory subject in BArch course

    It will soon be made mandatory for architecture students to study fire safety and rescue aspects as part of their course. The move is aimed at preparing students to be part of the smart city project and related developments.

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  • 13:16

    KGF movie review: Kannada cinema enters the big league

    For KGF’s steam, cinema is bigger than anything else and the grandeur lies in telling a fantastically gripping story.

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  • 12:58

    Prison staffer smuggles marijuana to inmates

    A physical education instructor working at the Parappana Agarahara Central prison for the past five years is now lodged in the same prison for smuggling marijuana to the convicts for cash.

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  • 11:48

    Bitcoin Surges Above $4000

    Gained more than 28% since Monday, on course for the largest weekly advance since the peak of the crypto craze in December 2017, say reports.

  • 11:44

    Namma Metro may not be suspended tomorrow

    The service on thepurple line of the Namma Metro is unlikely to be disrupted this Saturday and Sunday as the BMRCL seeks a "more permanent solution" to the problem.

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  • 11:21

    Steam Winter Sale 2018: Here's what to look out for

    With the 2018 edition of the Steam Winter Sale underway, we bring to you a few titles that you should keep on your radar.

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  • 10:46

    MHA order puts all computers under govt watch

    The Ministry of Home Affairs issued an order giving 10 Central agencies to intercept, decrypt and monitor any and all form of information generated, stored or transmitted from any computer in India.

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  • 10:17

    A helicopter showers flowers on the massive flex of Yash at Nartaki theatre during the KGF celebrations. The helicopter had to keep moving to and fro because wind from the chopper's blades kept scattering the flowers.

  • 10:13

    Conservationists, officials wary of monkey feeding

    Sri Anjaneyaswamy Devalaya Temple Trust in Vyalikaval is collecting food items from devotees to feed monkeys in the forest patches nearby, as part of the Hanuman Jayanthi celebrations - but the gesture has not gone down well with the forest officials and conservationists.

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  • 09:38

    People partake in celebrations as part of the KGF release in Narthaki theatre. Yash is expected to meet his fans here at 10, which is when the first show gets over.

  • 09:18

    Bengaluru youth angry and frustrated

    Young people in Bengaluru are increasingly given to violent outbursts, doctors say andbehavioural health practitioners notice those between 17 and 35 are particularly frustrated and angry.

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  • 09:11

    Fans perform puja ahead of KGF's release

  • 08:58

    Man assaults theatre staff over KGF movie tickets

    A 39-year-old mansliced off the finger of a movie theatre staff, when the latter refused to arrange tickets for the Kannada movie, KGF. The accused wanted to illegally sell the tickets at the Veeresh Theatre in MC Layout, Magadi Road.

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  • 08:52

    Scene after the soon to shut down Rex Theater after the first screening of KGF. The film is getting an immensely positive response from audiences.

  • 08:45

    Maintenance work congests traffic on Hosur Road flyover

    The partial closure of the Hosur Road flyover has led to bumper-to-bumper traffic on the toll road. Commuters say the travel time has increased from 15 minutes to more than an hour during morning and evening peak-hours.


  • 08:44

    ORR metro design tweak may ease KR Puram traffic

    The traffic chaos at the KR Puram junction — where vehicles from the Outer Ring Road (ORR) and the Swami Vivekananda Road converge — may finally ease ifBMRCL’s plan of a road-cum-rail flyover is finalised.


  • 08:39

    Bengaluru-origin boy makes it to Forbes ’30 Under 30’

    A Bengaluru-origin 29-year-old Achuta Kadambi has been named in the prestigious Forbes magazine's 2019 "30 under 30" list for Science.