Bengaluru, July 29 : Reacting to media reports that it is set to lay off 700-1000 employees for poor performance, leading e-tailer FlipKart on Friday denied any such move.
Bengaluru, July 29 : Overnight leader Amandeep Drall bagged the 11th Leg of the Hero women's Professional golf Tour on Friday after the third and final day's play was cancelled due to incessant rains at the Prestige Golfshire here.
Bengaluru, July 29 : : Incessant overnight rain deluged a vast part of Bengaluru on Friday throwing life out of gear, reports said.
Bengaluru, July 28 : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Thursday flew to Brussels to see his elder son Rakesh, who was admitted to a university hospital in Belguim after falling ill while on a tour to Europe, an official said.
Bengaluru, July 28 : Violent protests over the rejection of Karnataka's interim plea for sharing the Mahadayi river water with Goa by a tribunal disrupted normal life across cities and towns in north Karnataka on Thursday.
Benglauru, July 28 : Karnataka is setting up a non-profit company to spur investments in diverse areas with industry participation, state Industries Minister R.V. Deshpande said on Thursday.
Bengaluru, July 28 : US-based global software major Cognizant on Thursday announced acquiring Canadian design firm Idea Couture for an undisclosed amount to provide its clients an edge in the digital economy.
Bengaluru, July 28 : Amandeep Drall carded five under 67 in the second round to grab the lead in the 11th leg of the Hero Women's Professional Golf Tour at the Prestige Golfshire here on Thursday.
Bengaluru, July 28 : Chinese global consumer electronics brand TCL Corp on Thursday launched TCL 562 smartphone, two TV models in P1 series -- one curved and one flat Ultra HD -- and two TV models in D2900 series for Indian consumers. All the devices will be available on Amazon.
Bengaluru, July 28 : The cost of data breach for companies has gone up from Rs 88 million to Rs 97.3 million in 2016 in India and if they do not opt for top-of-the-line protection now, the companies will bear significant losses in the near future, a new study has revealed.
Bengaluru, July 27 : Low-cost carrier Air Pegasus cancelled all its flights on Wednesday due to technical glitches, an airline spokesman said.
Bengaluru, July 27 : The strike by 1.23 lakh employees of the four state-run road transport corporations in Karnataka was called off after three days on Wednesday evening after the state government agreed to increase their wages by 12.5 per cent instead of 10 per cent offered earlier.
Bengaluru, July 27 : The state-run Karnataka Soaps and Detergents Ltd. is setting up a new plant at its facility in the city's northwest suburb, with Rs 27 crore investment, state Industries Minister R.V. Deshpande said on Wednesday.
Bengaluru, July 27 : Delhi's Ankita Tiwana and local girl Sharmila Nicollet shared the lead with identical scores of one under 71 on the opening day of the 11th Leg of the Rs 7,00,000 Hero women's Professional golf Tour at the Prestige golfshire here on Wednesday.
Bengaluru, July 27 : Japanese trading firm Mitsui and Co invested USD 101 million (Rs 679 crore) in the city-based corporate hospital Columbia Asia, its US-based healthcare promoter announced on Wednesday.
Bengaluru, July 27 : Scientists at the Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa have proposed an innovative system for harvesting safe drinking water from air.
Bengaluru, July 27 : Schools and colleges across Karnataka will remain closed on Wednesday too, as no there was let-up in the indefinite strike by over a lakh employees of the state-run road transport corporations for a wage hike.
Bengaluru, July 26 : United Spirits Ltd (USL) on Tuesday reported a whopping 266 per cent growth in standalone net profit for first quarter of 2016-17 at Rs 44 crore as against Rs.12 crore in like period year ago.
Bengaluru, July 26 : Buoyed by a comfortable victory in his last event, Amandeep Drall will look to defend her title in the 11th leg of the Hero Women's Professional Golf Tour 2016 at the picturesque Prestige Golfshire here.
Bengaluru, July 26 : Leading e-tailer Flipkart-owned Myntra on Tuesday announced acquiring e-store Jabong from its London-based owners Global Fashion Group (GFG) for USD 70 million (Rs 471 crore) to consolidate its position in the fashion and lifestyle segment both operate in.
Bandipur National Park (Karnataka): For someone whose cow -- valued at Rs 20,000 (USD300) -- was killed by a tiger in August 2015, Mahadeva Gowda is calm, as is Shiva Murthy, whose sugarcane crop was trampled by elephants in July 2016, the fifth such pachyderm raid over the past year.
Stuttgart (Germany), July 26 : "Thithi" has won the German Star of India Award for the Best Feature Film at 13th Indian Film Festival Stuttgart here and its director Raam Reddy feels "really excited and humbled".
Bengaluru, July 26 : Flipkart Group company Myntra on Tuesday announced its acquisition of e-store Jabong from Global Fashion Group, saying this gave Flipkart pole position in the sector catering to the country's fashion and lifestyle segment.
Bengaluru, July 25 : Karnataka on Monday unveiled a booster kit to nurture start-ups in the state with funding and hand-holding till they flourish.
Bengaluru, July 25 : Kajal Aggarwal, who works in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films, has made it to the Femina Power List South 2016. The actress says "it feels immensely gratifying" to find a spot in a list of women achievers.
Bengaluru, July 24 : Condemning the Chikmagalur attack on a Dalit family by the members of Bajrang Dal over rumours of cooking beef, Karnataka's Urban Development Minister R. Roshan Baig on Sunday said the state will not tolerate moral policing in the name of religion.
Mysuru, July 23 : India needs more and better innovations for growth that is faster, sustainable, more inclusive and has a competitive edge, Vice President Hamid Ansari said on Saturday.
Bengaluru, July 22 : As if scripted by Tollywood superstar Rajinikanth, his latest blockbuster "Kabali" took the city by storm on Friday, as thousands of his frenzied fans flocked to theatres and multiplexes to watch it on first day if not in the first show.
Bengaluru, July 22 : Promising golfer Amandeep Drall carded one under 71 on the final day to grab a comfortable victory in the KGA women's Pro championship at the Karnataka Golf Association here on Friday.
Bengaluru, July 22 : A head constable of the Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) allegedly committed suicide at Kalaburgi city in north Karnataka, police said on Friday.
Bengaluru, July 21 : South Indian superstar Rajinikant's latest blockbuster "Kabali" has gripped Bengaluru as no other movie ahead of its mega release on Friday in about 80 theatres and multiplexes here.
Bengaluru, July 21 : Promising golfer Amandeep Drall carded an even par round of 72 on the second day to maintain the lead in the Rs 6,00,000 Hero women's Pro championship at the Karnataka Golf Association here on Thursday.
Bengaluru, July 20 : A 32-year-old techie, working with Genpact in Benagluru, committed suicide by jumping off the ninth floor of his office.
Bengaluru, July 20 : The city's international music station, Indigo 91.9 is set to get the people of Bengaluru fit with the launch of a show called "The Fitness Hour".
Bengaluru, July 20 : An alert has been sounded in Karnataka's north districts over the rising levels in Krishna river and its tributaries following heavy discharge of water from dams and reservoirs in rain-hit Maharashtra, an official said on Wednesday.
Bengaluru, July 19 : A woman sub-inspector of the Karnataka Police allegedly attempted to commit suicide on Tuesday here after she was "chided" by her senior for misusing confiscated mobiles for personal use, police said.
Gulbarga (Karnataka), July 19 : At least eight people were killed and five others injured after a lorry collided with a jeep in Karnataka's Gulbarga district on Tuesday afternoon.
New Delhi, July 19 : The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday hailed Karnataka minister K.J. George's resignation after a Madikeri court ordered registration of case against him in connection with the suicide of Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapati.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday the accepted the resignation tendered by minister K.J. George, against whom a Madikeri court ordered registration case in connection with the suicide of Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapati.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Leading IT firm Mindtree on Monday said its net profit declined for April-June quarter of fiscal 2016-17 sequentially and annually in rupee and dollar value.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Growth in the US is expected to pick up in the second half of 2016 after a sluggish first half, Wipro chairman Azim Premji said on Monday.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Karnataka Minister K.J. George, who tendered his resignation after the court ordered registration of a case against him in connection with the suicide of Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapati, said on Monday he decided to step down for an 'impartial' probe.
Bengaluru, July 18 : With the court ordering registration of a case against Karnataka minister K.J. George and two senior police officers in connection with the suicide of Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapati, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday said the question of the minister's resignation does not arise .
Bengaluru (Karnataka), July 18 : Hours after a court ordered registration of a case against him in connection with the suicide of a senior police officer, Karnataka Minister K.J.George step down from his post on Monday evening.
Bengaluru, Jul 18 : Karnataka Minister KJ George, who was allegedly accused of harassing a senior police officer MK Ganapathi a day before the latter committed suicide will be facing charges, according to media reports on Monday.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Karnataka minister K.J. George resigned on Monday hours after a court in Kodagu district ordered police to file an FIR against him in connection with the alleged suicide of DSP M.K. Ganapathi on July 7.
Bengaluru, July 18 : A Madikeri court in Kodagu district on Monday ordered police to file a First Information Report (FIR) against Karnataka minister K.J. George and two IPS officers in connection with the alleged suicide of DSP M.K. Ganapathi on July 7.
Bengaluru, July 18 : A Judicial Magistrate of a First Class court (JMFC) on Monday ordered the registration of cases against Karnataka Minister K.J. George and two senior police officers for abetting the suicide of Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapati.
Bengaluru, July 18 : Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee women's wing president Laxmi Hebbalkar, who has come under sharp criticism for allegedly trying to use her position to pressure a police officer to release trucks seized for transporting sand during banned hours in the district, today justified her move and said that she turned emotional as the men in uniform were harassing them.
Bengaluru, July 18 : The Karnataka legislature comprising the assembly and council was adjourned on Monday till 4 p.m. amid a ruckus as opposition lawmakers insisted on the resignation of a minister and a CBI probe into the suicide by a police officer recently.
Bengaluru, July 16 : Allaying fears of law and order problems or crime rate going up, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday defended extending Bengaluru's nightlife throughout the week by allowing bars, clubs, hotels and restaurants remain open till 1 a.m. for serving customers.
Bengaluru, July 16 : The Karnataka government has appointed Justice K.N. Keshavanarayana, a retired judge of the state high court, as a one-man commission of inquiry to probe the death of Mangaluru Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapathi on July 7, an official statement said on Saturday night.
Bengaluru, July 16 : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday refuted the opposition's charge that law and order had broken down, saying life was peaceful and normalcy prevailed across the state.
Bengaluru, July 16 : The Youth Congress workers staged a protest here on Saturday against Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Centre over for their actions in Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
Bengaluru, July 15 : IT major Infosys Ltd would soon compensate the family of its late employee S. Swathi, 24, who was hacked to death by a stalker at a Chennai railway station on June 24 when she was on way to office, a company official said on Friday.
Bengaluru, July 13 : Warding off the opposition attack on his government, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday ordered a judicial inquiry into the alleged suicide by Mangaluru DSP M.K. Ganapathi on July 7.
Bengaluru (Karnataka), July 13 : Intensifying its attack on the ruling Siddaramaiah-led Congress Government in Karnataka over the alleged suicide of Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapathi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said they were not happy with the judicial probe ordered into the matter by the Chief Minister and insisted on resignation of Minister KJ George.
Bengaluru, July 13 : Online travel and e-commerce company Via.com on Wednesday entered into a partnership with mobile cab operator Ola to integrate cab booking interface for 75,000 agents and millions of users.
Bengaluru, July 13 : A flood alert has been issued in many villages of two border districts of Karnataka after excess rain water was released from Maharashtra into the Krishna river that flows through the state as downstream, an official said on Wednesday.
Bengaluru, July 13 : Opposition BJP on Tuesday stepped up its demand for the resignation of Karnataka Minister K.J. George for allegedly abetting the suicide of police officer through protest rallies held in various parts of the state.