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Female cabbie ends life over breakup with transgender

Veertha Bharathi, the city’s poster girl — she was the first female cab driver in the IT capital — took her own life after her relationship with her live-in lover soured, sources close to the couple t

Gold rebounds as economic worries linger after Brexit vote

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Gold, which hit a high of $1,358.20 on Friday, has risen 24 per cent so far this year.

Kerala: Panel says nursing student not ragged

A two-member inquiry committee, constituted by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) to look into an alleged incident of ragging at Al Qamar College of Nursing in Kalaburagi, has conc

Affordable Ayurvedic drug to fight diabetes launched; priced at Rs. 5

 The product passed several battery of tests and showed hypoglycaemic activity in experimental subjects.

The modern diabetes drugs are known for side-effects and toxicity while BGR-34 works by controlling blood sugar.

Bengaluru's first woman taxi driver found dead, suicide suspected

Bharathi Veerath's landlord found her body hanging and alerted the police on Monday. (Photo: Facebook)

Veerath lived alone and her death is being treated as a suicide case by the police.

Book traces CM’s journey from IIT to AAP

In a first-of-its-kind book that traces the journey of Arvind Kejriwal from being an IITian to the chief of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), authored by Pran Kurup, was launched in the city on Sunday.

Bengaluru: 1 in 7 women working in garment factories raped, says report

India's $40 billion garment and textile industry, which employs an estimated 45 million workers, operates in the informal sector

Violence, intimidation, sexual abuse, are part of daily abuse faced by women in Bengaluru's 1,200 garment factories.

Coaches come later, it’s always players first: Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble

Having been anointed Team India coach for a year, former skipper Anil Kumble’s first words was that he was honoured to be back in the Indian dressing room.

Wife of Karnataka BJP leader accuses him of assault

The wife of a former BJP MLA on Thursday alleged that her husband beat her up inside a police station here for asking why he was not coming home for the last six months.

Lockheed in project on cyber threat

In a first, Lockheed Martin of the United States on Thursday announced an initiative in collaboration with Nasscom’s Data Security Council of India (DSCI) to help small and medium enterprises secure t

Arvind Kejriwal is at it again, demanding a Brexit-style referendum on full statehood for Delhi.

In one of the most significant developments since the dawn of the new millennium, a majority of the electorate in the United Kingdom told their government they no longer wish to remain a part of the E