Vehicles burnt by an irate mob during violence that erupted late on Tuesday night that resulted after an inflammatory social media post by Congress legislator Akanda Srinivas Murthy's relative, in parts of East Bengaluru (File Photo: IANS)

60 more held for Bengaluru riots, total over 206: Official

Bengaluru: Police has arrested 60 more persons in connection with the Bengaluru riots, taking the total arrests to 206, including a woman corporator’s husband, an official said on Friday. “We have arrested 60 more persons for their role in the recent Bengaluru riots,” Central Crime Branch (CCB) Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Kuldeep Jain told […]

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3 dead, several injured in Bengaluru, 110 arrested for rioting over inflammatory social media post

Bengaluru:┬áThree people have reportedly died and several others injured in the arson that resulted after an inflammatory social media post in parts of East Bengaluru. Over 100 rioters have been arrested, said the police on Wednesday. Around 60 police personnel have sustained injuries in the violent incidents of stone pelting and attacks by rioters that […]

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Frustrated over non-clearance of PF benefits, employee lists his boss’ number as escort, orders erotic toys for his family

Bengaluru: Frustrated over the non-clearance of provident funds benefits, an enraged employee listed his boss’ number as an escort service and ordered erotic toys for his family members, an official said on Saturday. “The incident occurred almost 10 days ago and we registered a case on Wednesday on this offence and are interrogating the matter,” […]

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Shocking incident! Covid-19 patient and her neighbour’s flat sealed with metal sheets, Bengaluru civic chief expresses regret

Bengaluru: In a shocking incident a Covid-19 patient’s flat in the city’s eastern suburb along with that of her neighbour was sealed with metal sheets, leading to an uproar and forcing Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) Commissioner N. Manjunatha Prasad to express regrets and promise action against the erring staff. “The commissioner has regretted the […]