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It's confirmed, poachers killed tiger Prince

Bengaluru: The Bandipur forest staff on Thursday arrested three persons for possessing wildlife trophies, which are allegedly the molars of Prince - the tiger, which had died in the last week of March...

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Auschwitz: A cry of despair

Auschwitz: A cry of despair

As I stood in front of the commemorative plaque reading the words, "For ever let this place be a cry of despair and a warning to humanity, where the Nazis murdered about one and half million men, wome...

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Chemicals kill Peenya lake while civic agencies pass the buck

Chemicals kill Peenya lake while civic agencies pass the buck

Bengaluru: Bellandur Lake's toxic plight has received widespread publicity but several other lakes in the city are dead or dying from pollution and encroachment. One such lake is the Narsappanahalli l...

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How this Yakshagana artiste surrendered himself to the art, despite all odds

How this Yakshagana artiste surrendered himself to the art, despite all odds

Bengaluru: Subraya Hebbar, one of the prominent faces of Badaguthittu School of Yakshagana, has come up the hard way to pursue his passion against all odds.Born to agriculturist Venkappaiah Hebbar and...

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Animals in peril: The growing menace of poaching in Karnataka

Animals in peril: The growing menace of poaching in Karnataka

Bengaluru: Poaching is alive and thriving in Karnataka.According to the Central Investigation Department (CID), Forest Cell, in 2014, 790 cases of poaching were registered and 830 people were arrested...

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Little wonder: 12-yr-old girl takes on male members, rebels against early marriage

Little wonder: 12-yr-old girl takes on male members, rebels against early marriage

Belagavi: One day, when 12-year-old Tulasi Miryal was stopped from going to school and asked to learn household work by her parents, Vishwanath and Pentamma Niral, as she would be married off soon, Tu...

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