• 26-yr-old female motorist run over by speeding truck

    Bengaluru: A 26-year-old woman motorist was killed when a speeding truck ran over her after knocking down the scooter at the busy Veerasandra signal junction on Friday afternoon.The deceased, Kavyashree, a resident of Hebbagodi, worked in a private bank and was returning home after attending officia...

  • Rowdy hacked to death in Bagalur Layout

    Bengaluru: A 40-year-old rowdy was hacked to death in front of his house in Bagalur Layout in the early hours of Friday.The deceased, Palani, came out of his house to go to a real estate office situated close-by when a masked four-member gang attacked him with lethal weapons and escaped.The gang eve...

  • Ambulance driver held for drink-driving

    Bengaluru: A 25-year-old ambulance driver was arrested by the Halasuru Police for drink-driving on Thursday afternoon. Thank heavens there was no patient!The accused has been identified as Kantharaj.According to the police, Kantharaj had switched on the siren of the Sanjeevani ambulance even though ...

  • 27-year-old booked for raping ex-fiancee

    Bengaluru: The Vijayanagar Police are looking for a 27-year-old man who allegedly cheated and raped a woman he was previously engaged to.The accused, Suresh, works in a shop in Vijayanagar.According to the police,Suresh was engaged to the victim two-and-a-half-years ago but cancelled the marriage. P...

  • Four held in Turkish currency racket in Bengaluru

    Bengaluru: Four persons, including a police constable, were arrested here for allegedly trying to sell Turkish lira equivalent to Rs 71 crore to two businessmen for Rs 27 lakh, said a top police official on Wednesday."On a tip off, the accused were trapped at a multiplex parking lot in the eastern s...

  • Police hunt for miscreant who molested female techie

    Bengaluru: The Indiranagar police are hunting for an unidentified man for allegedly molesting a female techie in her office building situated on CMH Road in Indiranagar on Thursday morning.According to the victim's complaint, the incident occurred on Thursday morning at 9.30am. The woman, who hails ...

  • ACB raids residences, offices of 8 govt officials

    Bengaluru: Officials from Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Friday raided houses and offices of eight state government officials across the state. The raids were conducted in Bengaluru, Bidar, South Canara, Haveri, Raichur and Chikballapur districts.Additional Director General of Police NS Megharikh a...

  • Crafty burglars tunnel into jewellery shop, escape with ornaments

    Bengaluru: Burglars tunnelled into a jewellery shop in KR Puram and made away with gold ornaments worth several lakhs of rupees on Wednesday night.Burglars also destroyed the CCTV installed in the shop and took away DVR to conceal their identity.The incident came to light when the owner, Moha Lal of...

  • Model accuses live-in partner of cheating her

    Bengaluru: A 27-year-old city based model has accused her live-in partner of cheating her.In a complaint filed with the Sadashiva Nagar police, the victim said that her partner Ullas Patel, who works in a private firm in Yeswanthpur, proposed to her eight months ago. Later, they had a live-in relati...

  • Woman held for killing daughter in Karnataka

    Bengaluru: A 45-year-old woman was arrested in Karnataka's Kolar district for killing her 18-year-old daughter for falling in love and neglecting her studies, police said on Tuesday."Venkatamma, an agricultural labourer, was arrested on Monday on charges of murder for hitting her daughter Rajeshwari...

  • 15 held in Bengaluru, Rs 5.75 crore in scrapped notes seized

    Bengaluru: Fifteen persons were arrested from Bengaluru on Tuesday and demonetised currency totalling Rs 5.75 crore was seized from them, police said on Tuesday.This followed the search of a car parked in front of a hotel at Basavanagudi on a tip, Deputy Commissioner of Police S.D. Sharanappa told ...

  • HAL police arrest pervert for filming women in washrooms in IT company

    Bengaluru: The HAL police arrested a 24-year-old youth for filming women in washrooms with his smartphone . The accused has been identified as Parmesh, a resident of Mangaluru. According to the police, the youth worked at a canteen of an IT company in Kundalahalli. Two days ago, he was caught in the...