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  • Bangalore school rape: One person arrested, classes to resume on Monday 11 hours 49 minutes ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Saturday arrested one person in connection with the alleged rape of a three-year-old inside her school premises. The police arrested 45-year-old office assistant M Gundappa, who has been working with the school for the past two years. The police however, said that it did not have...
  • Government to take up a month-long drive against schools running without affiliation 15 hours 2 minutes ago

    Bangalore: A day after Bangalore police arrested the secretary of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped, on charges of cheat, the Karnataka Education Department has now said that it will take action against its own officials too, who seemed to have turned a blind eye when the...
  • Heritage conservationists up in arms over demolishing of 150-year-old iconic Balabrooie guest house for a club 15 hours 54 minutes ago

    Bangalore: The heritage conservationists and the civil society activists are up in the arms against Karnataka government's decision to demolish a 150 years old Balabrooie state guest house to make way for a swanky Legislators Club exclusively for the MLAs, MLCs and MPs. According to state government sources, the beautiful...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Are schools safe anymore? Yesterday

    It's been three days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a school in Bangalore. The police has arrested a staff member and have named three others in the case. Parents and activists are angry after it was revealed that the school was running in contravention to norms. ...
  • Bangalore school shocker: How to make our schools safer? Yesterday

    A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a Bangalore school on Tuesday. The angry parents staged a protest and asked the authorities to address their concerns over the incidence. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Police arrest school staff member Yesterday

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Friday arrested one person in connection with the alleged rape of a three-year-old inside the premises of her school. The person arrested, KK Reddy, is a member of the school management. The arrest came after a criminal case was lodged against him. Three others have...
  • Bangalore: Need a charter for safety of children in schools, says BPAC CEO Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore International School Association head said that there is a need for schools to look into not just curriculum, but also safety. "Need to work on a charter for safety of children in schools," said CEO of BPAC. ...
  • Bangalore 3-year-old rape case: Police is working round the clock, says ACP Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore Assistant Commissioner of Police said that the officers were working round the clock in the Bangalore 3-year-old rape case. "Questioning process is going, no arrests as of now. We have to piece together many things," said ACP. ...
  • Bangalore rape: Schools should adopt a code for health, safety of children, says Pai Yesterday

    Former Infosys CFO Mohandas Pai condemned the rape of a minor girl at her school and opined that all the schools must adopt a code for health and safety of children. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: State government calls for action against school Yesterday

    Bangalore: Karnataka government has called for action against the private school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped. Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah on Friday said, "I have told the police and the Department of Education to initiate action against the school." The school is likely to be de-recognised for violating Central...
  • Bangalore rape: School violated CBSE norms, says government Yesterday

    The state government has accused the school, where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped, of violating the CBSE norms. Due action will be taken as per law against the school, it said. ...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Meeting between parents and school authorities proves inconclusive 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Agitating parents met school authorities on Thursday after the Bangalore police detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. Unfortunately, the meeting between the parents' and the school authorities proved to be inconclusive. Parents were not satisfied with the answers given by...
  • Bangalore: School staff member detained for three-year-old girl's rape 2 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police has detained a staff member of the school where a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped on Tuesday. This is the first detention in the case. Even as agitated parents protest against the crime, school's Principal said that there were no outsiders in the institution on the day...
  • Bangalore rape: No arrests yet, parents intensify protests 2 days ago

    Bangalore: It has been two days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in the premises of a private school in Bangalore and the police is yet to make any arrests in the case. Protesting against the lax attitude of police, agitated parents intensified their demonstration. They lashed out at...
  • Bangalore: Special team constituted headed by a lady officer, says police chief 3 days ago

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore police chief said that the case is in a preliminary stage. "We have constituted a special team headed by a lady officer. Video footage has been seized and the police is examining it," said the chief. ...
  • Bangalore rape: CM takes note of minor's rape, blames school 3 days ago

    Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah took note of the rape of a minor girl in the premises of Bangalore school and blamed the school authorities for the heinous crime. ...
  • Bangalore: Alleged rape of three-year-old in school premises evokes protests 3 days ago

    Bangalore: As the news about the alleged rape of a three-year-old in a private school in Bangalore spread, ruckus broke out on Wednesday morning outside the institution. Shocked parents gathered at the school premises seeking information about the unfateful incident. An investigation into the case has begun. Bangalore Police Commissioner MN...
  • Another minor girl raped in Bangalore school 3 days ago

    Bangalore: In the third such incident in the past four months, a three-year-old girl student was allegedly raped inside a private school in Bangalore on Tuesday, police said. A criminal case has been registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012 and IPC section 376 (rape) on...
  • Disproportionate assets case: Karnataka HC directs probe against Yeddyurappa 4 days ago

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday directed a probe against former chief minister and BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa in a disproportionate assets case. Earlier a court in Shimoga had quashed FIRs against Yeddyurappa in the case. The FIR had alleged that Yeddyurappa had grabbed government land in Shimoga. The HC overturned...
  • Corruption cases return to haunt former CM BS Yeddyurappa 4 days ago

    Bangalore: A disproportionate assets case against BJP MP and former Karntaka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa returns to haunt him, with the Karnataka High Court telling a trial court in Shimoga to go ahead with its trial against him. A local magistrate court had quashed the First Information Report (FIR) lodged...
  • Bangalore family court to hear case against Karthik Gowda today 4 days ago

    Bangalore: A Bangalore family court will hear the case against Karthik Gowda, son of Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday. A case had been registered against Karthik in connection with alleged rape, kidnap and cheating of a Kannada actress. The actress is seeking the status of his legally wedded wife. The...
  • No probe into 'big billion day' sale by Flipkart: Nirmala Sitharaman 4 days ago

    Bangalore: Union Commerce and Industries Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said there was no inquiry into complaints against e-commerce giant Flipkart of predatory prices of goods and unfair trade practices during its recent 'big billion day sale'. "I would like to state that no enquiry has been planned or proposed on...
  • Jayalalithaa was cool, but all smiles: Jail official 1 week ago

    Bangalore: AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa did not show any excitement, but was all smiles when she heard about her release from the jail, where she was lodged after being convicted in an illegal assets case. "She is a very strong lady. She was calm and composed and did not show any...
  • DA case: J Jayalalithaa walks out of Bangalore jail after 22 days, Tamil Nadu CM receives her 1 week ago

    Bangalore: After spending 22 days in Bangalore Central Prison, AIADMK supremo and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa walked out on Saturday. Her release from jail was in accordance with the Supreme Court order granting her bail in the disproportionate assets case. The release order by Special Judge John Michael...
  • India International Coffee Festival kickstartes in Bangalore 1 week ago

    The 5th India International Coffee Festival was kickstarted in Bangalore and inaugurated by Karnataka Chief Minister Siddharamaiah. The festival has been organised by the India Coffee Board, and was attended by important dignataries of the beverage industry. ...
  • DA case: Bangalore special court issues order for release of Jayalalithaa 1 week ago

    Bangalore: The Special Court on Saturday issued the order for release of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa from jail in accordance with the Supreme Court order granting her bail in the disproportionate assets case. The release order by Special Judge John Michael D'Cunha came after a bond for Rs 2 crore was...
  • DA case: AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa to move out of Bangalore jail today 1 week ago

    Bangalore: After spending 22 days in jail, former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa will finally walk out on Saturday. The Supreme Court on Saturday granted bail to Jayalalithaa in the 18-year-old disproportionate assets case against her. Ahead of her release, Section 144 has been imposed around the Bangalore Central Jail...
  • Watch: AIADMK supporters celebrate after SC grants bail to Jayalalithaa October 17, 2014

    AIADMK supporters celebrated, bursting crackers and dancing on the roads after the Supreme Court granted bail to party chief Jayalalithaa in the illegal assets case on medical grounds. ...
  • Karnataka government to rename Belgaum as Belagavi on November 1 October 17, 2014

    Bangalore: The Karnataka Government has decided to rename its border city Belgaum as Belagavi on November 1, the Karnataka reorganisation day. The proposal has been pending before the Central government for years. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has once again requested Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to give Centre's consent for the...
  • Facebook's egg freeze offer to its women employees sparks debate October 17, 2014

    Facebook's initiative offering 20,000 dollars to female employees to freeze their eggs has sparked off a massive debate. They say this will give the women a choice to delay childbirth and focus on their careers. The move is likely to be adopted by tech giant Apple as well. ...