Bengaluru News


Karnataka pollution board’s Ganesha Chaturthi plan: 1 million turmeric idols for festival

The campaign just started on its website, its Facebook page and on YouTube as well as a radio station and will soon be visible on milk packet covers, sweets boxes and agarbatthi packets.

published : 15 hours ago

‘Wild dreams and new chapters’

While her brother Danish Sait shot to fame with his videos during the lockdown, Sacred Games actor Kubbra Sait is half way through a book in which she shares lessons from her life

published : 16 hours ago

It’s that time of year again, or is it?

August is here. The month of breezy showers.

published : 16 hours ago

Setting the stage  

The new normal for artistes has involved adapting to new mediums as they try to keep the show going.

published : 16 hours ago

In black and white

Playing with geometry, symmetry and objects, artist Ashu Gupta’s works present perspectives that shape life 

published : 16 hours ago

Tame that anger

Covid lockdowns are relaxing, but positive cases continue to climb up mercilessly, especially in Bangalore.

published : 16 hours ago

IISc comes clean: 19 on campus test Covid positive

Indian Insitute of  Science (IISc) officials have finally broken their silence on the Covid outbreak on the campus.

published : 16 hours ago

Woman’s phone hacked, contacts get obscene pictures

A 33-year-old woman landed in trouble for clicking a link on an SMS sent by an anonymous person.

published : 17 hours ago

18 IPS officers transferred, Bengaluru gets 5 new DCPs

The Karnataka government transferred 18 IPS officers on Monday. Bengaluru got new Deputy Commissioners of Police (DCPs) for five divisions.

published : 17 hours ago

After one case in IIM-B, now 19 people on IISc Bengaluru campus test positive for COVID-19

On retesting within a few days of the first test, 12 out of the 15 COVID-19 positive students who stay in the hostels have tested negative, IISc said in a statement.

published : 23 hours ago

First COVID-19 case at IIM Bangalore, all 50 primary contacts in home quarantine

This comes amid a surge in cases in another central institute, the Indian Institute of Science (IISc)

published : 03 Aug 2020

Broadway Hospital in Bengaluru to treat COVID-19 patients soon

Four months after the announcement, Broadway Hospital in Shivajinagar is ready to be converted into a Covid facility.

published : 03 Aug 2020

Don’t target us: Small hospitals to Bengaluru civic body on cancellation of trade licences

PHANA, in its letter, explains that smaller hospitals with less than 50 beds suffer infrastructure and manpower constraints and are unable to take in Covid patients.

published : 03 Aug 2020

St Philomena’s Hospital restrains woman over Rs 7.4 lakh bill for COVID-19 treatment

Hospital authorities refused to let the patient Priya be discharged over non-payment of the bill amounting to Rs 7.4 lakh.

published : 03 Aug 2020

Patient dies, kin vandalise hospital in Bengaluru

Dr C N Manjunath, Senior Cardiologist and Director of Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research said, “The patient had a severe heart attack and we treated him."

published : 03 Aug 2020