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Case against fast-food restaurant under epidemic diseases Act

A case has been booked against a fast-food restaurant in Attavar here under the Karnataka Epidemic Diseases Act for giving coffee and other items to customers late on Friday night. The city police took action following the circulation of photographs and videos of the operation of Midnight Bristos on social media. Police Commissioner N. Shashi […]

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Two held for attacking woman

They had snatched her gold chain in Pallavaram Personnel attached to the Pallavaram police station on Thursday arrested two persons who had attacked a pregnant woman and snatched her gold chain while she was praying before an idol near her house last Friday. They were caught after a video of the attack went viral. R. […]

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130 arrested for taking part in rave party in Alur taluk

The Hassan police conducted a raid on a private homestay near K. Hoskote in Alur taluk on Saturday night and arrested 130 people participating in a rave party where alcohol and other intoxicants were being served illegally. A team of policemen, led by Superintendent of Police R. Srinivasa Gowda, conducted the raid based on a […]

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Nine members of gang held on charges of theft, dacoity

A team of the city police led by Assistant Commissioner of Police (North Sub Division) Mahesh Kumar on Saturday arrested nine persons who were allegedly involved in a spate of theft, robbery, and dacoity incidents in Dakshina Kannada, Bengaluru, Udupi, Hassan, and Chikkamagaluru districts. Police Commissioner N. Shashi Kumar gave the names of the arrested […]

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Youth held on charge of killing mother

A youth allegedly bludgeoned his mother to death after she refused to give him money for alcohol at Kallur (K) village of Jewargi taluk in Kalaburagi district on Saturday morning. The police said that 75-year-old Bheema Bai Poojari was killed by her younger son Yellappa Poojari after an argument broke out between them over his […]

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Chennai-based organisation introduces tool kit to foster diversity in workspaces

PCVC’s audio-visual learning tool kit will help organisations implement practices and policies to create safe and healthy workspaces, a press release said The International Foundation for Crime Prevention and Victim Care (PCVC), a city-based non-profit organisation, introduced an audio-visual learning tool kit, on fostering diversity and inclusion in workspaces, at a virtual event on Friday. […]

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Two policemen waylaid, thrashed in Dharwad

In a bizarre incident, two police personnel attached to the Armed Reserve Police were beaten up by three persons, who were allegedly inebriated, in Dharwad. The incident occurred on late on Friday night at Itigatti Cross on the Hubballi-Dharwad bypass road. The injured policemen, Nagesh Byatgeri and Uday Bhandari of Uppinbetageri, who were initially treated […]

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Woman out on morning stroll robbed in Chennai

Her husband, who tried to prevent the chain snatching, was stabbed by bike-borne suspects Unidentified persons who came on a bike attacked a 52-year-old woman who was on a morning stroll with her husband in T. Nagar, and robbed 10 sovereigns of gold jewellery from her. Her husband, who attempted to prevent the criminals, was […]

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AIADMK complicit in BJP’s hate policies, says Yechury

The AIADMK was complicit in the BJP’s hate policies and other crimes and therefore deserves to be shown out in the Assembly election, CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said in Dharmapuri on Friday. This is a crucial election coming at a time when there is an all-around attack on the people, their livelihoods, and […]