Spiritual leaders meet to launch battle against AIDS

Spiritual leaders from across the nation have joined hands to fight the challenge of formidable disease HIV/AIDS spreading at an alarming rate in the country.

Karnataka ministers to remain without portfolios till June 6

Bangalore (PTI): The allocation of portfolios for all 29 ministers of the newly sworn in BJP government will be made on June 6 after the Yeddyurappa led ministry passes the floor test.

Food & flavour at Taj West End in Bangalore

Vikram Doctor The Economic Times 01.06.2008
Food & flavour at Taj West End in Bangalore

The next time I’m going to say I’m vegetarian. I’m not really, but I’ve found that when you’re trying out a restaurant as their guest and you say you eat meat, then meat is pretty much all you get. It doesn’t matter that we have amazing vegetarian...

BJP begins its innings in the south

Peninsula On-line 31.05.2008
BJP begins its innings in the south

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) yesterday finally realised its dream of ruling in southern India when a 30-member ministry headed by long-time Hindu activist B S Yeddyurappa took office in Karnataka.

Speed governors are a must: HC

mandatory for all new vehicles falling under the notified category to install speed governors. The high court on Thursday, pulling up the state government for wrong interpretation of the apex court's stay order, firmly asked the transport departme...

Yeddyurappa to be sworn-in as Karnataka CM today

B.S. Yeddyurappa will be sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka here today.

At least 39 people killed as truck falls into river in southern India

A truck packed with revelers traveling to a wedding plunged off a bridge in southern India on Thursday, killing at least 39 people and trapping others in the submerged vehicle, police said.

Expect monsoon by first week of June

South-West monsoon is likely to touch coastal Karnataka soon.

Industry looking for a B'lore reboot!

The booming knowledge industry in India's IT hub is relieved that the people of Karnataka have voted for stability and good governance.

Average assets of Bangalore MLAs amount to Rs 14 crore

A graduate, in the mid-forties. Crores in assets and game for a bigger political role. The mix could vary but that's quite the average Bangalore MLA for you. The 21 Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike seats and seven Bangalore Urban district consti...

'Model city' promise for B'lore

Annoyed with frequent power cuts and loadshedding, the BJP has promised to set up an exclusive power-generation unit for Bangalore city.

Bangalore leave Hyderabad with wooden spoon

Arjun Sen Hindustan Times 26.05.2008
Bangalore leave Hyderabad with wooden spoon

In the end, it was almost a 'we told you so' that reverberated throughout the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Sunday. Hyderabad, it seems, cannot win a match for love or money at the moment, and their losing streak at home extended to six st...

BJP creates history in Karnataka, Congress humbled all over

The Bharatiya Janata Party defeated the Congress in Karnataka elections on Sunday, stepping across the Vindhyas to try to rule a southern state by itself for the first time.

Bangalore's dream airport takes wing

Anil Kumar Times of India 24.05.2008
Bangalore's dream airport takes wing

It was a dream come true. Bangaloreans, so used to a limited facility for even international flights, were awe-struck when they arrived at Bengaluru International Airport (BIA).

Liquor tragedy: Kingpin help in TN

Times of India 23.05.2008
Liquor tragedy: Kingpin help in TN

After four days of intense search, City Crime Branch (CCB) sleuths on Thursday succeeded in arresting Sounder Rajan, the prime suspect in the hooch tragedy in the city which claimed more than 60 lives

Challengers ambushes Chennai Super Kings

Winning cricket is a lot about handling pressure. When a semifinal place beckoned, Chennai Super Kings dug a hole for itself on Wednesday.

National Youth Games in Bangalore from July 22-29

More than 6000 athletes are expected to take part in 24 disciplines in the Games, which will serve as a qualifying event for the Commonwealth Youth Games to be held in Pune in October this year.

Bangalore's new airport set to takes off

On Friday midnight, an Indian carrier will fly the first aircraft from the much-awaited airport to Singapore.

Hooch death reunites children with mother

Raghava M. The Hindu 23.05.2008
Hooch death reunites children with mother

The hooch tragedy has taken away breadwinners, parents and caretakers of many children. But in an ironical turn of events, the poisonous brew helped two young children to be reunited with their mother who is in jail.

Byelections likely in some Lok Sabha constituencies

K.V. Subramanya The Hindu 23.05.2008
Byelections likely in some Lok Sabha constituencies

There is a possibility of seven constituencies in Karnataka witnessing a byelection to the Lok Sabha as seven MPs are contesting the Assembly elections.

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