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Trade unions‘ strike: Buses, autos to stay off road, banks work may be hit in Karnataka

Trade unions‘ strike: Buses, autos to stay off road, banks work may be hit in Karnataka

BENGALURU: Commuting in Bengaluru is likely to be disrupted on Tuesday and Wednesday in the wake of a two-day nationwide protest called by trade unions against the Centre?s anti-labour policies. KSRTC and BMTC buses, autorickshaws and banking services are likely to be affected. App-based cabs and airport taxis and Metro […]

Govt quota in medical seats: HC orders probe

Govt quota in medical seats: HC orders probe

BENGALURU: After noticing that a sizeable number of candidates who availed medical seats under government quota have flouted their undertaking to serve in government hospitals, the high court has directed the government to investigate the issue. T he court also asked the government to take action against those who absolved […]

Sandalwood smuggling gang kingpin nabbed

Sandalwood smuggling gang kingpin nabbed

BENGALURU: In a major pre-dawn swoop, a contingent of 200 armed policemen on Saturday nabbed the alleged kingpin of a major and red sander smuggling gang of the South and his son from a village on the city outskirts. The duo was involved in almost all the sandalwood and red […]

Six die in accident on Pune-Bengaluru highway

Six die in accident on Pune-Bengaluru highway

KOLHAPUR: Six members of a family from village in Kolhapur‘s Kagal taluka were killed in a road accident after a truck rammed into the car they were travelling in at Tawandi ghat area near Nipani in , 45 km away from on the Pune-Bengaluru national highway on Saturday. The incident […]

Don?t accept cooked food: Govt to childcare homes

Don?t accept cooked food: Govt to childcare homes

BENGALURU: The government has prohibited all state-run childcare institutions and schools from receiving donated by people. This follows safety concerns raised after several food poisoning incidents, including the tragedy which claimed 17 lives. The Child Welfare Committee (CWC), which issued the order, said leftover food from wedding halls and hotels […]