17-year-old gang-raped, burned alive in Tripura
The girl had suffered 90% burn injuries after being set on fire, allegedly by her boyfriend and his mother, at Shantirbazar, South Tripura, on Friday. Police said the girl was rescued by the neighbours of the accused who took her to GB Pant Hospital here, and added that the girl was held captive for ransom by her boyfriend for two months.
Mumbai-Bangalore Indigo flight returned to Mumbai, currently under inspection
"An IndiGo NEO A320 aircraft was operating Mumbai-Bangalore this morning. During the flight the pilot observed a caution message. Standard operating procedures were followed and the aircraft was returned to Mumbai as a precaution," an official release said.
Fate of Karnataka’s 13 disqualified legislators sealed in EVMs
Results of the bypolls to 15 seats to be declared on Monday
Centre examining Bengaluru suburban rail project
Responding during the Question Hour, Angadi said the project has been pending due to non-cooperation from the previous Congress-JDS led state government. The B S Yediyurappa government in Karnataka has submitted a revised detailed project report (DPR) that proposes around 55-odd suburban railway stations covering a distance of about 150 km.
Strides Pharma gets tentative nod from USFDA for pain relieving drug
Strides Pharma Global Pte Ltd, Singapore, has received tentative approval for Diclofenac Potassium Softgel Capsules, 25 mg from the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA), Strides Pharma Science said in a regulatory filing.
LinkedIn’s India user base up 24% in a year to 62 million
India has cemented its position as the second largest market for LinkedIn, the Microsoft-owned professional-networking firm, with a 24% jump in its Indian user base in the past one year, taking the total to over 62 million users, second only to US.
Bengaluru traffic police vulnerable to lung-related diseases, says Oncologist
Chronic infections are risk factors for lung cancer, reason being exposed to environmental pollution which comprises air and water pollution, the former being more prevalent.
Tiger Global leads $20 million funding round in Infra.Market
The Series A round of financing follows the $3.5 million Infra.Market raised from Accel Partners in August earlier this year.
PPFAS Mutual Fund to hold its 6th AGM in Bangalore, Mumbai
PPFAS Mutual Fund is planning to start its sixth Annual General Meetings (AGM) later this year. The meetings will begin in Bengaluru on November 30, followed by Mumbai on December 7, a press release from the fund house said.
Warehousing sector gets investment of Rs 25,000 cr since 2017; figure may touch Rs 49,500 cr by 2021
The industrial and warehousing sector in India has attracted significant investor interest since 2017 led by robust demand from e-commerce and other consumer-led occupiers.
What ails state-run bus operators in India?
The crisis in Telangana is a reflection of the precarious position of state-run bus operators in India, which have seen their losses swell every passing year. This is particularly worrying since buses undergird India’s public transport system, and cash-starved state governments and municipal corporations have done little to shore up the transport corps.
Over 41,000 kg of marigolds airlifted from Bengaluru to create world's largest flower carpet in Dubai
The flowers were airlifted from Kempegowda Airport for the Dubai Festival City.
Oberoi realty in talks with Marriott for a luxury hospitality project at Worli
Marriott International entered into an agreement with Prestige Group to open 6 new hotels.
Oberoi Realty in talks with Marriott for a luxury hospitality project at Worli
Realty developer Oberoi Realty is in talks with Marriott International for a 120-room luxury five-star hospitality project as part of its total 1.8-millionsq-ft mixed-use project in Mumbai’s Worli locality
Siddaramaiah, Kumaraswamy booked for sedition over protest against I-T raids
Based on a complaint by activist Mallikarjuna A, a city court recently directed the commercial street police to register a case under various sections of the IPC including criminal conspiracy and attempting or abetting waging war against the Government of India.
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