Burglars loot 54 iPhones worth Rs 32 lakh in a store at Gandhi Bazaar, Basavanagudi in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: A gang of burglars struck at an iPhone store in Gandhi Bazaar, Basavanagudi, early on Tuesday and decamped with 54 mobile phones worth Rs 32 lakh and Rs 2.1…

Customs officials at Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport arrest Guatemalan citizen with cocaine worth Rs 8.3 crore

BENGALURU: Customs sleuths intercepted a Guatemalan woman carrying cocaine worth Rs 8.3 crore in 150 capsules in her body, including private parts, at Kempegowda International Airport (KIA), Bengaluru. This is…

Amulya Leona tells Bengaluru cops that anti-CAA protest organizers bore her expenses

BENGALURU: Amulya Leona Noronha, the student arrested on charges of sedition, has told police organisers conducting protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 had borne her expenses ever since agitations…

Notorious rowdy-sheeter ‘Slum Bharath’ who had escaped from cops killed in police encounter near Hesaraghatta

BENGALURU: Notorious rowdy-sheeter Slum Bharath has been killed in an encounter with police at around 6.15 am in Bengaluru’s Hesaraghatta in Peenya on Thursday. He was shot two bullets by…

Extradited gangster Ravi Pujari to face trial in 2007 Shabnam Developers double murder case in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: The extradition and arrest of Ravi Prakash Pujari will see the reopening of the Shabnam Developers case where two people were murdered in 2007 and all his alleged fellow…

Underworld don Ravi Pujari brought to Bengaluru from Senegal by ADGP Amar Kumar Pandey and JCP Sandeep Patil today morning in Air France flight

BENGALURU: Fugitive gangster Ravi Pujari who is wanted in many heinous crimes, including murder and extortion, was brought in the early hours of Monday from Senegal via France to Bengaluru,…

Amulya Leona and Ardra Narayanan: Arrested for anti-National, pro-Pakistan statements, both put in same jail in Parappana Agrahara now

BENGALURU: Student activist Amulya Leona Noronha, who has been booked for sedition for raising pro-Pakistan slogans at an anti-CAA event in Bengaluru, is no stranger to controversy. The very next…

Bengaluru customs officials at KIA cargo section seize drugs worth Rs 5 crore hidden in plastic spools

BENGALURU: Stumbling upon a novel method of smuggling banned drugs via air cargo, customs sleuths at Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) on Tuesday seized ephedrine worth Rs 5 crore hidden in…

Devaraj DR, the constable who was allegedly assaulted by fans of sandalwood star Darshan, fights to foot medical bills for his treatment

BENGALURU: A 26-year-old police constable, who was allegedly attacked by unruly fans of actor Darshan past midnight on Saturday, was in for more pain. The medical expenses pertaining to a…

Haris Jr. in a soup again: Police issue notice to Mohammad Nalapad, son of Shantinagar MLA NA Haris, in Sunday’s Bentley car crash case at Mekhri circle

BENGALURU: Investigations into Sunday’s Bentley car crash have taken an interesting turn with traffic police issuing a notice to Mohammed Nalapad Haris, son of Shantinagar MLA NA Haris, for allegedly…

DGCA suspends IndiGo pilot for misbehaving with Bengaluru flyers

NEW DELHI: The Directorate of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Monday suspended an IndiGo captain’s flying licence for three months after a probe revealed that the senior pilot had misbehaved with…

Two Bangladeshis held with fake passports at KIA in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: Immigration officials at Kempegowda International Airport arrested two Bangladeshis for possessing fake Indian passports. The duo was detained while trying to board a Malaysia-bound flight on Saturday. Akel Barua…

BBMP health officer of Bommanahalli zone assaulted for encroachment-clearing drive

BENGALURU: A BBMP officer clearing footpath encroachments was allegedly assaulted in HSR Layout on Saturday. Vinod G, 32, a senior health officer, Bommanahalli zone, was waiting on 18th Cross around…

Mangaluru airport bomber Aditya Rao surrenders before DG, IGP Neelamani Raju early in the morning today; Interrogation underway

BENGALURU: In a much desired reprieve to the state police, a man named Aditya Rao surrendered before Karnataka state DG and IGP Neelamani Raju at 8.45 AM on Wednesday. Ever…

Bengaluru top cop Bhaskar Rao says ‘SDPI’ men had planned bigger conspiracy to kill politicians, activists

BENGALURU: Police on Friday said they had arrested six members of Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) for the murder bid on an RSS activist who attended a rally here…

Questioned over illicit relationship, man kills his wife by injecting pesticide in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: A 30-year-old employee of a district government hospital was arrested on charges of murdering his wife by injecting pesticide on Monday night. Ijoor police said Deepa T, 24, a…

Terror Alert in Bengaluru: ATS, CCB Cops issue notices to mosques to install CCTVs; warn them to not give shelter to any strangers

BENGALURU/MYSURU: The joint operation by the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS), Internal Security Division (ISD) and Chamarajanagar police in collaboration with City Crime Branch, Bengaluru has lead to some alarming events of…

Gauri Lankesh Murder Case: SIT arrests another accused Rushikesh Devdikar in Jharkhand

BENGALURU/RANCHI: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the murder of activist-journalist Gauri Lankesh has arrested one person in connection with the case. Rushikesh Devdikar alias Murali, 44, who was absconding…

Kethaganahalli land-grab case: Fresh trouble for HD Kumaraswamy as High Court directs gov’t to submit action taken report

BENGALURU: The Karnataka high court on Tuesday directed the government to submit steps taken in respect of the order of Lokyukta in relation to the Kethaganahalli land-grab case involving former…

Love-Jihad Case? – Kerala rape survivor seeks help from CM BSY; told to meet CP Bhaskar Rao

BENGALURU: In a startling set of events, an 18-year-old girl from Kasaragod, part of neighbouring Kerala, approached chief minister BS Yediyurappa saying she was repeatedly raped over a year by…