• Bengaluru cop attempts suicide; poisons wife, 2 kids to death

    Bengaluru: A police constable was on Tuesday battling for life after attempting to commit suicide by consuming poisoned food along with his wife and two children, which turned fatal for them, police said."City Armed Reserve (CAR) constable S. Subhash Chandra, 35, is in a critical condition at a priv...

  • Bengaluru's ex-corporator to be grilled in extortion cases

    Bengaluru: A local court on Monday extended police custody of former civic corporator V. Nagaraj for three more days for questioning with regards to the three extortion cases filed against him in a money-laundering deal on complaints from three of his many victims, said police on Monday."Though we s...

  • Daya Nayak likely to face SIT heat in illegal mining case

    Bengaluru: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing illegal mining cases in the state is likely to summon Mumbai cop Daya Nayak along with other political bigwigs, including HD Kumaraswamy. Nayak is likely to be summoned based on the information revealed by Gangaram Baderia, former commissioner ...

  • Anticipatory bail for Karnataka's ex-CM Kumaraswamy in mining scam

    Bengaluru: A city civil court on Wednesday granted a seven-day anticipatory bail to former Karnataka Chief Minister and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) lawmaker H.D. Kumaraswamy in a mining scam in which a serving IAS officer was arrested on Monday."Judge Vanamala Anandrao has given the seven-day anticipa...

  • Two city businessmen arrested on rape charges

    Bengaluru: The city police arrested two persons for allegedly raping a 24-year-old Mumbai based woman on Sunday evening in Bellandur police station limits. The accused have been identified as Joshi, 59, and Narendra Babu, 54, both businessmen and residents of Haraluru Road.According to the police, t...

  • Police nab 33-year-old man in Jnanbharathi sexual assault case

    Bengaluru: The Chandra Layout Police arrested a 33-year-old man in connection with the sexual assault case involving a female student from Jnanbharathi on May 5.The accused has been identified as Shivamadhu.According to the police, the incident had occurred at 9pm on May 5. The victim and her friend...

  • Lt Colonel, DRDO officials booked in Rs 500 cr land scam

    New Delhi:The CBI has registered a case against a Lieutenant Colonel and some yet unidentified DRDO officials for their alleged involvement in a Rs 500 crore scam in Bengaluru by transferring over 12 acres of land to a person, an official said on Monday.Separate CBI teams on Monday conducted searche...

  • 10 held in Bengaluru with over Rs 3 cr in demonetised notes

    Bengaluru: Ten people were arrested with demonetised currency amounting to over Rs 3 crore they were trying to change into new notes, said police on Monday."On a tip-off, we searched a car parked near a temple in Basavangudi and found demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes amounting to Rs.3.25 crore ...

  • Boy,10, injured in wall collapse dies in hospital

    Bengaluru: Juman Raja, the 10-year-old boy who was seriously injured on Sunday in the wall collapse in Johnson beef market, succumbed to his injuries on Monday.A resident of Neelasandra, the boy had been undergoing treatment in Manipal Hospital. Raja had suffered critical injuries to his head.Source...

  • Bengaluru police get 10-day custody of ex-corporator for questioning

    Bengaluru: A local court on Friday remanded former corporator V. Nagaraj and his two sons Shastry and Gandhi to 10 day police custody for interrogation in the money-laundering case registered against them.Although police sought 15-day custody of the accused, 11th Additional Chief Metropolitan Magist...

  • Absconding 'Bomb Naga' arrested in TN

    Bengaluru: Former corporator and history-sheeter V Nagaraj alias 'Bomb Naga' and his two associates were nabbed by the city police on Thursday from Tamil Nadu.Special police teams formed to nab Naga left for TN after the former corporator called his family from two telephone booths. The teams were i...

  • Thanks to mobile app, molester techie behind bars in minutes

    Bengaluru: This software engineer thought he would escape the law after molesting a woman. But the Bengaluru police proved it otherwise. Thanks to digital era!In a swift action the Bellandur police chased and arrested a city-based software engineer for allegedly molesting a woman on a moving bus.Mad...