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22-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Actor Prakash Raj files nomination as Independent

South Indian multi-lingual actor Prakash Raj on Friday filed his nomination to contest the Lok Sabha elections from Bangalore Central constituency as an Independent.Raj, 53, who hails from this tech city, is a popular actor in Kannada, Telugu, Tamil and Hindi...

19-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

2 feared dead, 50 trapped in Karnataka building crash

Two people were feared killed and about 50 others were trapped when a multi-storey commercial building under construction collapsed in Karnataka's Dharwad on Tuesday, police said."Five persons extricated from the debris told rescuers that at least two people...

18-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Rahul Gandhi vows to end angel tax on startup investments

Congress President Rahul Gandhi said on Monday if his party is voted to power in the Lok Sabha elections, it will do away with the angel tax levied on investments in startups, terming it a "counter" to the philosophy of startups."Angel tax is counter to the philosophy...

18-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Congress, JD-S seat pact to 'outsmart' BJP in Karnataka

Karnataka's ruling coalition allies Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) hope to "outsmart" the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by jointly contesting the 28 Lok Sabha seats across the state in April, a party official said."With the JD-S and Congress contesting together,...

16-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Rahul scared of losing Amethi Lok Sabha seat: BJP

With pressure building on Congress President Rahul Gandhi to contest from a southern seat, tentatively in Karnataka, other than his traditional stronghold Amethi, BJP on Saturday mocked the Gandhi scion for fearing a loss from the family borough in Uttar...

14-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Rs 30 lakh unaccounted cash seized in Karnataka

Unaccounted cash amounting to Rs 30 lakh and vehicles and valuables worth Rs 63 lakh were seized by poll officials ahead of the Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka next month,  an election official said on Thursday."The flying squads and static surveillance teams...

14-Mar-2019 Bangalore

Brigade Group forays into Co working with the launch of ‘Buzz Works’

Brigade Group, one of India’s leading real estate developers, announced the launch of ‘Buzz Works’, the company’s new brand in the Co working space.Buzz Works derives its inspiration from the Bee, nature’s finest example of a collaborative species that works...

12-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Campaign for Mandya seat in Karnataka intensifies

Karnataka's ruling coalition allies, the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) and the Congress, are engaged in an intense engagement over the seat-sharing arrangement in the state, particularly in the JD-S stronghold of Mandya.While JD-S leader and Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy's...

11-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Dr. R.V. Ramani awarded ‘Padma Shri’ by the Govt. of India

Sankara Eye Foundation India is honored to share that Dr. Ramanathan V Ramani, the Founder and Managing Trustee, has been awarded the prestigious “Padma Shri” from the Government of India in recognition of his work in the field of medical services.In 1977, Dr....

05-Mar-2019 Bengaluru

Karnataka Congress MLA fell for BJP's 'Operation Kamala': Siddaramaiah

Umesh Jadhav, Karnataka's "rebel" Congress MLA who resigned from the state Assembly, fell prey to the BJP's 'Operation Kamala', party leader Siddaramaiah said on Tuesday."The circumstantial evidence clearly suggests that he (Jadhav) has fallen for #OperationKamala...

24-Feb-2019 Bangalore

Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman visits the site of fire incident

Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman today visited the site of fire incident of Aero India 2019, which is currently in progress at Yelahanka Air Force Base. Officials from Indian Air Force, State Fire Services and State police were present at the spot. She was...

22-Feb-2019

Things To Consider While Choosing The Best School For Your Child

Education is the most important thing that you need to provide your child. In order to educate your child and polish him/her to become successful in life, you need to provide him/her with the best educational opportunity. Well, this is only possible when you enroll...

19-Feb-2019 Bengaluru

Two IAF Surya Kiran aircraft crash in Bengaluru

Two Surya Kiran aircraft crashed after a mid-air collision while rehearsing near the Yelahanka airbase here on Tuesday. The airbase is where the 'Aero India 2019' air show begins on Wednesday.Police said one of the pilots was suspected to have died."Two...

16-Feb-2019 Bengaluru

Indus students wins Gold in national level Karate championship

An educated mind in a fit body is what Indus International School Bangalore (IISB) focuses on, ensuring to offer a holistic development to its students. Staying true to its ideology of providing whole-education not at the cost of academic rigor, Indus International...

10-Feb-2019 Bengaluru

Good quality education is the most potent ways to reduce poverty

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that good quality education was one of the most potent ways to reduce poverty, achieve gender equality, and create more jobs. He said that improving the quality of education, revamping the curriculum...

10-Feb-2019 Bengaluru

Venkaiah Naidu urges political parties to agree on common agenda

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday urged all political parties to agree on a common agenda on vital issues relating to the nations progress and security, and suggested them to evolve a code of conduct for effective functioning of Parliament and legislatures.For...

04-Feb-2019 Bangalore

Manipal Hospitals Bengaluru Pledges For A ‘Cancer Less Future’

In an attempt to raise awareness and build cancer care capacity for a future without cancer, Manipal Hospitals Bengaluru today launched “Centre of Excellence for Immunotherapy, Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) and Pressurized Intraperitoneal...

31-Jan-2019 Bengaluru

Anantkumar Hegde mocks Rahul as 'hybrid breed'

Stepping his barbs at Congress leaders, firebrand Union Minister from Karnataka Anantkumar Hegde on Wednesday mocked its President Rahul Gandhi as a hybrid breed, born to a Muslim father and a Christian mother."Rahul Gandhi's father is a Muslim and mother a Christian...

30-Jan-2019 Bengaluru

Jai Ram Thakur invites Entrepreneurs to invest in Himachal Pradesh

The State government would provide all possible support to entrepreneurs interested to invest in Himachal Pradesh and in order to convert their investment commitments into reality, they should come forward and take benefit of the diverse investment opportunities...

19-Jan-2019 Bangalore

Offbeat destination near Banglore for a short trip

Bangalore is a very crowded area, but even if you want to spend your weekends peacefully, then there are a few of the places that could be considered a good option. Here is a list of some offbeat destinations near Bangalore, which are ideal for short trips. If...

06-Jan-2019 Bengaluru

Rs 11-crore illegal assets seized in Karnataka tax raids

Searches by Income-Tax sleuths on Karnataka's 4 super stars and 3 ace producers across the city from January 3-5 resulted in seizure of undisclosed assets valued at Rs 11 crore, including Rs 2.85 crore in cash and 25.3 kg gold jewellery, said the department on...

01-Jan-2019 Bengaluru

ISRO launches Samwad with Students on New Year Day

As part of the enhanced outreach programme of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), a new platform named “Samwad with Students” (SwS) was launched in Bengaluru today. Through the SwS initiative, ISRO aims to constantly engage youngsters across India...

21-Dec-2018 Bengaluru

Congress will win heartland states in 2019, too : P. Chidambaram

Buoyed by the Assembly election victories in Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday said the national party is confident of winning in the same heartland states in the ensuing general elections in April-May...

21-Dec-2018 Bengaluru

Next Parliament will order JPC probe into Rafale deal : P Chidambaram

Reiterating the Congress demand, senior party leader P Chidambaram on Friday said the next Parliament would constitute a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to inquire into the controversial Rafale deal the NDA government had signed with the French aerospace major...

21-Dec-2018 Bengaluru

Farm loan waiver imperative : P. Chidambaram

Defending farm loan waiver, senior Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said freeing farmers from debt was imperative due to agrarian crisis across the country."Farm loan waiver is imperative in the present scenario. As the...

21-Dec-2018 Bangalore

P. Chidambaram calls for JPC probe into Rafale deal

Accusing the NDA government of misleading the Supreme Court, senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday demanded a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the multi-million dollar Rafale fighter deal."A defence deal worth Rs 60,000 crore that will...

20-Dec-2018 Bangalore

Tata Tigor EV now available for self-drive in Pune

Today the number of shared mobility users is on a rise. In this growing market, Tata Motors today joined hands with self-drive rental platform Zoomcar to offer Tata Tigor EVs in Pune.At a symbolic ceremony held in Pune, Mr. Shailesh Chandra, President— Electric...

20-Dec-2018 Bangalore

Get a Vivo Smartphone by Paying Only INR 101

Vivo India, today announced an exclusive offline offer ‘New Phone, New You’ to celebrate the Christmas and New Year festivities. The 41 days offer period starts from December 20th 2018 – January 31st 2019 across all partner outlets pan India. With this offer**,...

20-Dec-2018 Bangalore

Toyota cheers up customers with Remember December Campaign

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) rolled out its annual Remember December campaign consisting of exciting benefits to bring a year-end cheer to the customers in line with the company’s consistent efforts towards enhancing customer delight the company has announced...

16-Dec-2018 Bangalore

‘Spell Bee League Carnival’ sees overwhelming success in Bengaluru

Spell Bee League in association with NRN Aerospace Systems organized “Spell Bee League Carnival”, a spelling fiesta for children on 16th December 2018 at The Kittur Rani Chennamma Stadium (Jayanagar), Bangalore. The daylong event saw over  1000 children...

12-Dec-2018 Bangalore

Hero Motosports Team Rally Gears-Up For The Dakar Rally 2019

Hero MotoSports Team Rally, the motorsport division of the world’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, Hero MotoCorp Ltd., today announced its Team for the Dakar Rally 2019.The Team will feature all three Hero MotoSports’ riders - the most experienced Indian...

12-Dec-2018 Bangalore

Tata Motors to power Indian wrestling’s quest for Olympic Gold

The principal sponsors of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), Tata Motors Commercial Vehicles Business Unit (CVBU) has set up the ‘Tata Motors Elite Wrestlers Development Program’ to promote, encourage and develop rising Indian wrestlers and prepare...

09-Dec-2018 Bengaluru

New Swarovski Lighting Store adds Sparkle to High Street Bengaluru

Swarovski Lighting is proud to announce the opening of the new luxury lighting partner store in Bengaluru, Karnataka. This is the third mono-brand  Swarovski Lighting showroom to be launched in India with a footprint of 2,300 square feet, located in the upscale...

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