Karnataka govt considering 6 locations for 2nd airport for Bengaluru: Minister

Karnataka govt considering 6 locations for 2nd airport for Bengaluru: Minister

Large and Medium Industries and Infrastructure Development Minister M.B. Patil expects the new airport to be ready by 2035. | Photo Credit: Murali Kumar K The Karnataka government will need to acquire 3,000 to 5,000 acres of land for setting up a new international airport as big as Kempegowda International Airport in north Bengaluru with a … Read more

Open double-decker flyover or we will, warns AAP

Open double-decker flyover or we will, warns AAP

A view of the double-decker flyover, which is ready for inauguration, on Monday. | Photo Credit: K. MURALI KUMAR The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), coming down on the Congress government for the delay in opening the double-decker flyover, said if the flyover was not inaugurated in the next week, they would do so. Work on … Read more

Petitions committee unhappy over slow progress of works at Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Layout

Petitions committee unhappy over slow progress of works at Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Layout

The Karnataka Legislative Assembly Petition Committee has expressed strong displeasure with the Bengaluru Development Authority (BDA) over the slow progress of works and lack of basic amenities at Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Layout. During a hearing on Thursday, June 27, the committee addressed three key petitions related to the layout. These petitions included concerns over the BDA’s … Read more

Woman stabbed to death by male friend, who later attempts to die by suicide in Karnataka

Woman stabbed to death by male friend, who later attempts to die by suicide in Karnataka

A 35-year-old woman was stabbed to death on Monday allegedly by her male friend at a house in Hosakote, who later tried to die by suicide on Tuesday. The deceased was identified as Hemavathy, a native of Andhra Pradesh. According to the police, she was working as an attendant at a fuel station and was … Read more

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah demands proper investigation of NEET results

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah demands proper investigation of NEET results

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has urged the Union government to conduct a proper investigation owing to allegations that the NEET-2024 results have been tampered with. “Suspicion of massive irregularities in the NEET results, which is the gateway to medical courses, is being expressed across the country. Neither the National Testing Agency (NTA) nor the Union government … Read more

Revanna gets bail in kidnap case; likely to be released from prison on Tuesday

Revanna gets bail in kidnap case; likely to be released from prison on Tuesday

H.D. Revanna | Photo Credit: File Photo H.D. Revanna, former Minister and Janata Dal (Secular) MLA, who was arrested in connection with an alleged abduction case on May 4 by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing alleged multiple instances of sex abuse by his son and “absconding” Hassan MP Prajwal Revanna, was granted bail on … Read more

Hailstorm hits Bengaluru amidst rains bringing relief from sweltering heat

Hailstorm hits Bengaluru amidst rains bringing relief from sweltering heat

Some parts of Bengaluru city receive heavy rainfall on Sunday, May 12. | Photo Credit: File photo Moderate rains lashed parts of the city on Sunday, May 12, bringing relief from the sweltering summer heat. Residents in some parts of the city noticed accompanying hailstones. “It started raining at 4 p.m. and we were surprised … Read more