Bengaluru, Aug 16: The social media was abuzz with messages about a loud explosion which was heard in Bengaluru. At first it was rumoured to be an earthquake, but it has been dubbed as a rumour.
New Delhi, Aug 7: The National Investigation Agency has arrested a terrorist wanted in several cases in India and Bangladesh from Bengaluru. Mohammad Jahidul Islam, aged 38 is also a wanted in the Bodhgaya blast case.
The Congress added one more to its kitty and ironically for the BJP, it was yet another seat from Bengaluru, considered to be its bastion. The Congress took its Bengaluru tally to 15 with back to back wins in Rajarajeswhari Nagar and Jayanagar.
Continuing the crack down on urban naxals, the police have arrested a blogger, who is a resident of Bengaluru. The Chhattisgarh police which arrested Abhay Devdas Nayak said that he was a member of the IT cell of the naxalites and also their spokesperson.
A key operative involved in a major fake currency racket has been arrested by the National Investigation Team. The NIA’s Hyderabad wing arrested Saddam Hussain, a resident of Bengaluru who was found in possession of fake currency to the tune of Rs 26,000.
Bengaluru: Even as the Congress and BJP battle it out in Karnataka, it would have a contest not just from the JD(S), but the Aam Aadmi Party as well. The AAP has thrown its hat into the election ring once again and would contest all 28 seats from Bangalore.
Yasin Bhatkal, the chief of the Indian Mujahideen is home-sick. Lodged in solitary confinement at the Tihar jail in Delhi, he has filed an application seeking to be taken to Bengaluru on a body warrant.
The countdown for the Congress to go from Karnataka has begun. The Congress is standing at the exit gate in Karnataka. The entire country is watching which way the wind is blowing said Prime Minister, Narendra Modi in Bengaluru on Sunday.
In a shameful incident, 10 persons attacked two Kashmiris in Bengaluru as they were unable to speak in Kannada. The incident has caught the attention of the Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti who has termed the incident as disturbing.
A constable from Bengaluru was held for allegedly trying to help a terror operative. The constable Dinesh was smuggling in two smart phones when he was caught red handed. He was smuggling in the cell phones for T Nasir, the prime accused in the Bengaluru serial blasts case. The incident took place at the Central Jail at Parapana Agrahara in Bengaluru.