BENGALURU: A 12-member Central Crime Branch (CCB) team travelled to West Bengal and Odisha by train — covering a total distance of 5,000km — with three burglars to recover 1.6kg of gold ornaments worth Rs 64 lakh that were stolen from the city. Police said the gang had been operating in Bengaluru since 2015 but…

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused the Congress of stealing people’s mandate in Karnataka through back door, contending that the party has been taught a lesson in the just-concluded bypolls. The Congress, during its tenure in Karnataka… PTI|Dec 09, 2019, 01.26 PM ISTBCCLBarhi, Jharkhand: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused the Congress of…

PTI | Updated: Dec 9, 2019, 13:48 ISTPM Modi (Photo: ANI/Twitter)BARHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused the Congress of stealing people’s mandate in Karnataka through back door, contending that the party has been taught a lesson in the just-concluded bypolls. Addressing a poll meeting here, he said those that said the BJP has…

BS Yediyurappa offers puja in Dharmasthala on SundayBENGALURU: Should the ruling BJP win as many seats in the byelections as exit polls predict, then chief minister BS Yediyurappa will be severely tested when he attempts to balance caste, region and gender in his cabinet. Exit polls and some political pundits suggest the BJP will win…

TNN | Updated: Dec 7, 2019, 6:37 ISTRepresentative imageHASSAN: Nearly seven months after a complaint was registered, cyberpolice in Hassan arrested one of the miscreants who uploaded morphed photographs of unsuspecting girls on websites and later blackmailed them. Police said Prashanth Rajashekhar Maaya, 24, from Kadevu village in Indi taluk of Vijayapura and a driver,…

Officials have been told to furnish details of all children-specific schemes for the budgetBENGALURU: The state government will unveil a special child budget from the next financial year. All departments have been told to prepare a separate budget statement that focuses exclusively on children’s schemes. “The government decided to introduce a budget for children from…