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  • PNB scam: ED raids diamond trader Nirav Modi

    Mumbai: A day after a massive $1.8 billion fraud was unearthed in a PNB branch here, the Enforcement Directorate on Thursday launched a nationwide raid on the offices, showrooms and workshops of billionaire diamond trader Nirav Modi. ED teams carried out simultaneous raids on Modi's offices,...

  • 3 men suffocate in Bengaluru manhole

    Bengaluru: Three men died due to asphyxia on Sunday in a 10-feet-deep manhole in which they had descended to unclog it in the city's south-east suburb, a civic official said. "The incident came to light around noon when the victims did not come out of the manhole they had entered to clear an...

  • Rs 65 cr illegal income of Karnataka hair exporters detected

    Bengaluru: Income Tax raids on human hair exporters in Karnataka recently resulted in disclosure of Rs 65 crore and seizure of crores in cash and jewellery from them, said an official on Tuesday. "Tax evasion even on income from hair offered by devotees in temples was found by our...

  • Bengalurean's FB post on catching thief goes viral

    Bengaluru: Manjari Phukan would never forget Monday in a hurry. Attacked by a thief at night who stole her phone, she bravely chased him and, with the help of a few locals, managed to nab the culprit. The incident happened at Hoodi Circle while she was returning home from work. In her...

  • Karnataka fake stamp paper kingpin Telgi condition critical

    Bengaluru: Karnataka's multi-crore fake stamp paper mastermind Abdul Karim Telgi is battling for life as his condition is critical due to multiple organ complications, said a senior doctor on late Monday night. "He (Telgi) is in the intensive care unit (ICU) on a ventilator. His condition is...

  • Watch: Man getting robbed through attention diversion

    Bengaluru: Attention-diversion gangs can strike when you least expect. In this video, you can see how an unsuspecting motorist is robbed in the city. A man on the phone walks near a parked car and points at Rs10 notes lying on the ground while another man, on the other side of the car, waits...

  • Constable held for smuggling phones into Parappana Agrahara

    Bengaluru: A CAR constable was held after he was trying to smuggle two smartphones along with a warrant copy inside Parappana Agrahara. The phones and the warrant copy were allegedly meant for terror suspect Thadiyantevide Nasir alias Ummer Haji, an accused in the Bengaluru serial bomb blast case...

  • Accenture techie murdered in Bengaluru

    Bengaluru: A techie of global software major Accenture was found murdered in the city's south-east suburb under mysterious circumstances, said police on Monday."The victim, Pranoy Mishra, 28, was found stabbed earlier in the day at Madiwala. Someone who saw him bleed took him to a nearby hospital...

  • Three selfie-clicking youths run over by train in B'luru

    Bengaluru: Three youths were run over by a train on Tuesday while they were reportedly clicking selfies on the railway tracks near here, police said.The incident took place at around 8.30 a.m. between Hejjala and Bidadi stations. "The youths were run over by the Golgumbaz Express going to...

  • B'luru police arrest 5 in Sharath murder case

    Bengaluru: The city police arrested five people in connection with the murder of 19-year-old youth, son of an I-T official, in Bengaluru on Friday. Police said the main accused was Vishal, 22, a friend of the sister of the victim, Sharath. Vishal is said to have run up debts worth several...

  • On the road: SIT officials go on a bike hunt

    Bengaluru: After making no headway in its investigation, the SIT probing the Gauri Lankesh murder case is reportedly now looking for a red wine coloured Bajaj Pulsar bike, which was allegedly used by the killers. According to reports, around 150 police personnel have been tasked to hunt for...

  • Cyanide Mohan sentenced to life in prison in Madikeri murder case

    Bengaluru: Cyanide Mohan escaped the noose on Friday after a local court sentenced him to life imprisonment in the 2009 Madikeri murder case. The court also imposed Rs26,000 fine on the convict.This particular case involved a Puttur girl. Promising to marry the girl, the killer had taken her...