BENGALURU LIVE - January 4, 2019

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  • 20:00

    Public lectures of development economist Prof Venkatesh B Athreya in Christ University and IISc tomorrow

  • 15:54

    HAL gets nod to produce weaponised version of LCA Tejas

    The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has been given the nod to manufacture theweaponised version of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas for the Indian Air Force and the first such aircraft is expected to be out by the year-end, according to a company spokesperson. Read more

  • 14:04

    84th Akhila Bharath Kannada Sahitya Sammelana

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  • 12:36

    Another woman entered Sabarimala shrine: Reports

    Another woman from Sri Lanka reportedly offered prays at Sabarimala temple at Pathanamthitta district in Kerala on Thursday night around 9.30 pm, the same day which the state witnessed violent protests.

    Read more.

  • 11:30
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  • 10:55

    GoAir commences daily direct flight service to Phuket Province from Bengaluru

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  • 10:47

    Bigger protest soon against steel bridge

    The steel flyover is backin news. Deputy chief minister G Parameshwara on Tuesday said the state government was considering the project again after consulting the public.

    Read more.

  • 10:46

    Take a pedestrian’s view, reclaim B’luru’s urban spaces

    The city is a world that its residents create. The question of what kind of city we want cannot be separated from the question of what kind of people we want to be. Bengaluru has been made and re-made in recent years not by discerning planners or its residents, but by an impersonal process driven by powerful political-economy forces.

    Read more.

  • 10:38

    54 flight operations at the Kempegowda International Airport were disrupted on Thursday.

  • 10:35

    "Do check your flight status before you leave for the airport"

  • 10:25

    Indigo flight diverted to Hyderabad due to 'bad weather conditions' at Bengaluru airport.

  • 09:44

    #DH_Exclusive | Against English medium, not language: Kambar

    Introducing English at primary level will deny children an opportunity to learn Kannada, says writer Chandrashekhar Kambar in an exclusive interview with Deccan Herald.

  • 09:23

    Today's releases

    KANNADA

    Fortuner


    This isdirected by Manjunath J Anivaarya. The film is the first venture by Golecha Films International helmed by Rajesh Golecha, Anand Golecha,SurendarGolecha and Vimal Golecha. Actors Diganth, Sonu Gowda and Swathi Sharma are playing lead roles supported by Rajesh Nataranaga, Kalyani Raju, Vinayak Joshi and Naveen Krishna. The film’s score andthe soundtrackiscomposed by Poornachandra Tejaswi.

    Aduva Gombe


    This is directed by S K Bhagavan and B Dorairaj. It features actors Anant Nag, Sudha Belawadi and Sanchari Vijay in lead characters. This film is about a woman whose baby brother and two daughters grow up together and their journey.

    Best Friends


    This movie is written and directed by Teshi Venkatesh and produced by S Venkatesh. The story is based on homosexuals. It features actors Meghana, Dravya Shetty, Asha and Sumati Patil in prominent roles.The cinematography is by Ravi Suvarna and Dhanush Jayan. Music is byArav Rishik.

    TAMIL

    Maanik


    The comedy-drama stars Ma Ka Pa Anand and Suza Kumar as the lead. It’s directed by Martyn. The film is produced by N Subramanian.

    ENGLISH

    Bumblebee


    When on a run in 1987, Bumblebee finds refuse in a junkyard in a small California beach town. Just turned 18, Charlie, takes the car home not knowing what was in store for her. Starring Hailee Steinfeld, Jorge Lendeborg Jr and John Cena, it’s directed by Travis Knight.

    Mary Poppins Returns


    Michael Banks is an adult with three children now and he learns that his house will be repossessed in five days unless he pays the loan. Just when everything seemed lost, Michael and his sister receive a surprise as Mary Poppins, their beloved nanny from childhood, came to save the day. Directed by Rob Marshall, the film stars Emily Blunt, Dick Van Dyke, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Angela Lansbury and Meryl Streep.

    On the Basis of Sex


    Starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer and Justin Theroux, it’s a story about Ruth Bader Ginsburg and what she had to do overcome in order to become a US Supreme Court Justice.

  • 09:18

    In city today

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  • 08:51

    IT raid on Sandalwood stars continues on Friday

    Income Tax sleuths continue the raids at the residences of Sandalwood actorsPuneet Rajkumar, Sudeep and Yash on Friday morning.

    Read more here.

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    #DHChangemakers

  • 08:25

    The Income-Tax raid at the properties of the Sandalwood starts and producers continues on Friday morning.

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  • 08:17

    Weather at 8 am: 14 degree Celsius, Fog.

  • 08:17

    Good morning Bengaluru!

    DH Photo by S K Dinesh.