Public outrage halts skywalk project in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Jan 6 : A skywalk project across the arterial Mahatma Gandhi Road in the city centre was halted after citizens and green activists protested against it on social media, Bengaluru Mayor R.Sampath Raj said on Saturday. “We have been asked by the Bengaluru Development Minister K.J. George to keep the project on hold until it […]

Bengaluru most well read city in India: Survey

New Delhi, Jan 5 : Bengaluru has emerged as the most well read city in India, while Mumbai and Delhi stands at second and third position, respectively, according to a survey conducted by Amazon India’s Annual Reading Trends Reports for 2017. “We are very excited with this year’s Reading Trends Report and are thrilled to see […]

Frenzy, revelry grip Bengaluru as New Year dawns

Bengaluru, Jan 1  Braving wintry chill, thousands of Bengalurueans celebrated the dawn of New Year in the early hours of Monday amid tight security and surveillance of drones, cameras and floodlights. At the stroke of midnight, as 2018 began, frenzy and revelry gripped the tech hub, as hundreds of young men and women thronged the […]

Case against BJP Karnataka MP for ‘provocative’ tweets

Bengaluru, Dec 23 (IANS) A case has been registered against BJP’s Lok Sabha lawmaker Shobha Karandlaje for “provocative” tweets she posted in the social media over an alleged attack on a minor girl in Karnataka’s Honnavar, police said on Saturday. “We have registered an FIR under sections 153 and 503 of the Indian Penal Code […]