Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated on Tuesday with gaiety and fervour in Karnataka.
The elite Bangalore school where a six-year-old was raped earlier this month, allegedly by a skating instructor, reopens today for classes 5 to 10.
Big, Grey and Smiling. Sunder, the former temple elephant is an unlikely celebrity with friends ranging from the Big B to rock legends. And he is leaving behind a tormented past in Bangalore's Bannerrghatta park.
The alleged rape of a child inside an elite Bangalore school on July 2 has shocked the nation; but equally shocking is the fact that another man, who allegedly raped a seven-year-old child inside a city school two years ago, is no longer even behind bars.
While hundreds of parents protest in panic on the streets of Bangalore after a six year old child was allegedly raped at an elite school this month, Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah today snapped at a reporter saying, "Is this the only news we have?"
For the third day in a row, parents of students at the Vibgyor High School in Bangalore received sms-es alerting them that the school would remain closed.
Two years ago, another Bangalore school had tried to hush up the rape of her seven-year-old child inside its premises, claims this mother
The rape of a six-year-old in a prominent school in Bangalore has enraged the city and triggered protests by parents. A form that many schools have asked parents to sign, declaring that they can't be held responsible for the child's safety, has led to more anger.
Parents in Bangalore have reacted angrily at being asked to sign a form that says that schools and their staff are not responsible for the safety of students. The order comes days after the alleged sexual assault of a Class 1 student in an upscale international school.
A 22-year-old woman was allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted by the son of a BSP leader in Bangalore raising concerns about women safety in the IT hub.
Karnataka government has waived rules to underwrite medical expenses worth Rs. 1.16 crore for the treatment of Kannada Superstar turned politician Ambareesh received in a Singapore hospital recently.
Sixteen mining firms have applied to the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests, seeking permission to restart their operations in Bellary district, officials said today.
A house committee of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly has recommended that the state government ban mobile phones in schools and colleges, blaming the device for an unprecedented rise in rapes and other crimes against women.
Janata Dal (Secular) leader and former Karnataka chief minister, HD Kumaraswamy is in a spot after surfacing of an audio CD in which he is purportedly discussing cash-for-seat with the supporters of an MLC seat aspirant.
Opposition BJP members in the Karnataka Assembly today made a vociferous demand for the arrest of a ruling Congress MLA, who is facing a criminal case along with his six supporters for the alleged assault of two police constables in a midnight bar brawl.