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  • IKEA to invest Rs 2,000 crore in its Bengaluru store

    Bengaluru: Swedish furniture, kitchen appliances and home accessories retailer IKEA would invest Rs 2,000 crore in setting up and expanding its store in this tech hub in 2020, a top official said on Thursday.'As Karnataka is a priority for us, we are investing Rs 1,000 crore in setting up our...

  • Bengaluru Deputy Mayor Ramila dies of heart attack

    Bengaluru: Bengaluru's new Deputy Mayor Ramila Umashankar died following a massive heart attack early on Friday, said an official. She was 44. 'Ramila died after a massive cardiac arrest around 12.50 a.m. at a private hospital in the city,' Bengaluru civic corporation official L. Suresh told IANS....

  • Respecting the environment crucial to rebuilding a safe Kodagu

    Bengaluru: Heavy, incessant rainfall is a fact of life for the people of Kodagu (the erstwhile Coorg district) in Karnataka. 'For the old-timers here in Coorg, the last few months of rain was nothing new. None of us were really expecting such incredible damage to happen though,' said Pavita...

  • Apostolic Nuncio to conduct Pallium Investiture Ceremony of Archbishop Machado

    Bengaluru: Rev. Dr. Giambattista Diquattro, Apostolic Nuncio in India, will preside over the concelebrated Holy Mass at the Pallium Investiture ceremony of Archbishop Peter Machado of Bengaluru Archdiocese in the presence of the Karnataka region Catholic bishops on September 12.PalliumThe ceremony...

  • It's official. Namma Bengaluru to host Aero India air show in February

    Bengaluru: The Defence Ministry on Saturday announced that the next edition of the biennial Aero India air show would be held here from February 20 to 24, 2019.'The government has decided to hold the Aero India 2019 in Bengaluru from February 20 to 24, 2019,' said the ministry in a statement from...

  • Bangalore Dream United Football Club launched

    Bengaluru: Bangalore Dream United Football Club (BDUFC) was launched during a simple ceremony on Monday with the motto of galvanising the football culture and providing opportunities for young players.Founded by Sharath Kamath, a former CIL player and coach, the team with an array of new players is...

  • Bengaluru: When you can't strike gold, a bus shelter will do

    Bengaluru: Nothing is safe from Bengaluru's enterprising thieves, not even a bus shelter. An example of this desperation is the brazen theft of a bus shelter, located close to Sadashivanagar Police Station, on New BEL Road. The theft came to light on Monday when Praveen Lingaiah, Executive...

  • Bengaluru: Air Headquarters students emerge champions

    Bengaluru: The closing ceremony of 10th edition of the All India Air Force Schools' Athletics and Sports Championship was held at Air Force Station Jalahalli.The four-day sports event, which began on 27th August, witnessed stiff competition between the eight teams in 14 events across six...

  • Don't oppose elevated corridor project for the sake of opposing: HDK

    Bengaluru: Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy said his government was committed to urban development and asked people not to oppose the controversial elevated corridor project for the sake of opposition. In an interview to Deccan Herald, Kumaraswamt said the Congress-JD(S) coalition government intends...

  • Muslim community celebrates Bakrid with children of foster homes

    Bengaluru: Muslim community leaders and Seed India in collaboration with Mount Carmel PU College celebrated Bakrid with the children of foster homes. The programme was organised by Dream India Network which invited the partners and collaborators to celebrate Bakrid. Over 400 children from various...

  • Parameshwara inaugurates flyover on Chord Road

    Bengaluru: Motorists travelling between west of Chord Road and Manjunath Nagar in Bengaluru will be having an easier commute as a new flyover was inaugurated. Deputy CM G Parameshwara inaugurated the Manjunath Nagar flyover on the busy Chord Road on Monday. 'BBMP is working on a war footing to...

  • Woman files complaint after Ola driver plays porn video in cab

    Bengaluru: A woman has accused a cab driver from Ola of playing a porn video on his mobile and masturbating to it while she was in the cab. The incident, which adds to the growing list of incidents involving misbehaviour by cab drives, occurred on Thursday morning when the woman was travelling...