According to sources "The 3 wheeler range Treo and Treo Yaari are powered with lithium ion battery, which gives 170 km ride for a single charge, said Mahindra Electric Mobility Ltd Chairman Pawan Goenka on the occasion. Meanwhile the $21 billion Mahindra group has invested Rs 100 crore in setting up a technology plant in the city's southern outskirts, with an installed capacity of 25,000 units per annum to make the e-autos for Karnataka initially.
As per report officials at the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) explained that passengers who opt for a web check-in will be able to drop their bags without waiting in long queues and head directly to the boarding gate. A source at the airport told “The passenger needs to go to these machines placed at the counters of the specific airline and place the check-in luggage on the conveyor belt near the counter.
As per report Bengaluru, Mysuru and a few other places in southern Karnataka are expected to receive rain showers this week due to the influence of cyclone Gaja, set to make landfall in Tamilnadu on Wednesday. Meanwhile the Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre (KSNDMC) has predicted cloudy weather with light rains in Bengaluru on November 16.
Accordingly Actor Sruthi Hariharan, who has leveled charges of sexual harassment against south Indian actor Arjun Sarja, recorded her statement before the magistrate on Wednesday. Meanwhile her statement comes two days after Arjun Sarja appeared before Bengaluru’s Cubbon Park Police for questioning in connection with the case.
According to sources BJP may hue and cry over Karnataka by-polls verdict where Congress-JD(S) combine swept the polls. Congress-JD(S) has won 2 Lok Sabha and 2 Assembly seats. Buoyed with the result, JD(S) and Congress announced that they would contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls together and hence this is a big set-back to Modi.
Bengaluru sources stated that the Girinagar police on Saturday issued a notice to the Sandalwood actor Duniya Vijay and his family members to appear before the police for breaching peace in their locality. Accordingly he was earlier booked a suo motu case on October 27 and warned the actor and his family members
Bengaluru sources stated that report by cab aggregator Ola has stated that the city's infamously slow traffic is the third slowest among 20 cities surveyed in India, only behind Patna and Kolkata. Meanwhile Ola's report, 'Ease of Moving Index 2018,' was released by Union Minister for Road Transport Highways, Shipping and Water Resources Nitin Gadkari in New Delhi. The report looked at 20 cities and surveyed 43,000 people.
The first wife of Kannada hero Duniya Vijay who had attacked his second wife had been absconding. Actor Duniya Vijay has two wives, and his first wife Nagaratna had been living along with her children Monisha, Monica, and Samrat at Kathir area without Duniya Vijay. Vijay has been living with his second wife Keerthy Gowda at Bangalore.
A recent incident of a physically challenged person saving lives of thousands of people in Karnataka has come across as a surprise for many. Krishna Pujari belongs to Karnataka's Udupi district's Korangapathi village, and he is 56 years old. Last year, due to a neurological issue, one of his legs had got non functional, and after treatment, he had started to walk with the help of a walking stick.
According to sources two years after it first mooted the idea, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has once again proposed hiring retired army service personnel as ‘garbage marshals’ to keep a check on indiscriminate garbage dumping and burning in the city from January. Meanwhile the Palike’s top brass has sought the state government’s approval for the same. Presently, 15 such marshals are employed by the BBMP as part of a pilot project.
Action King Arjun who had been accused by his Nibunan costar Sruthi Hariharan has strongly denied her accusations and has said that he is not going to leave the issue just like that. Sruthi Hariharan had recently accused that Arjun had crossed his limits when they shot for an intimate sequence for the Arun Vaidyanathan directorial shot during 2016.
According to sources early in September, the Karnataka government had decided to stop the online sale of liquor. Meanwhile the government had also issued notices to popular concierge app Dunzo, after which home delivery of alcohol was stopped and the state government seems to be making a U-turn and is now mulling allowing online sale of alcohol.
Reports added that policewomen in Karnataka will no longer be seen wearing sarees and will instead wear standard khaki uniforms consisting of pants and shirts along with belt and boots. Accordingly, the decision was taken by Director General and Inspector General of Police (DG/IG) Neelamani N Raju in a recent meeting and the decision was taken to make it easier for policewomen to react faster in the event of a crime.
As per report said a police official on Monday adaptive signals will soon be installed across Bengaluru to ease traffic congestion by regulating vehicular movement at road inter-sections,. The new sensor based smart traffic signals were proposed in September, 2017 and the department had started the process of floating tenders then. Already some of the signals in the central business districts have this feature.
According to sources a district official said on Monday said Karnataka's City of Palaces has been decked up for the grand finale of the 10 day Dussehra fest on Friday, with lakhs expected to witness the victory parade. Mysuru's Additional Deputy Commissioner T. Yogesh told "The city has been seeing over lakh visitors
According the state health department in Karnataka, over 400 cases of swine flu have been confirmed. Meanwhile the government, which plays a crucial role in addressing expected fears and concerns among people, often does not respond adequately or soon enough. Hence this leads to several myths and misconceptions, which only further aggravate the crisis.
Reports stated that a bus ride in Bengaluru is costlier than a bus ride in Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chandigarh, New Delhi, Chennai or Pune. Meanwhile this is the result of a new study done by Bengaluru Bus Prayanikara Vedike (BBPV), which initiated a campaign urging residents of the city to call their respective MLAs and urge them to ask Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy to not hike bus fares.
Accordingly in a first in the country, men and women passengers flying out of the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) will not have to wait in separate queues during security screening. Meanwhile this, after Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) confirmed on Monday that it has signed an agreement with UK based technology
According to sources a special aircraft will soon connect Bengaluru and Mysuru so that foreign tourists can witness the famous Mysuru Dasara this year at lower prices and the ticket prices for the flight will start from Rs. 999. Meanwhile the 50 minute flight will serve as an alternative to the congested Mysuru-Bengaluru highway for visitors who wish to witness the Mysuru Dussehra celebrations.
As per report with 37% share of the global outsourcing, the Indian IT industry revenue is set to touch $167 billion for fiscal 2018-19, said its apex body Nasscom on Thursday. Accordingly Nasscom Vice Chairman Keshav R. Murugesh at its strategic summit in Bengaluru said "The Indian IT
Sources from Bengaluru stated that the Rs 3,036 crore order to construct the airport's terminal-2 has been given to the Building & Factories Business of L&T. Meanwhile the operator is a private cum public consortium of the decade old green field Kempegowda airport at Devanahalli, 35km north of the tech hub.
According to sources, your electricity bill could soon increase even if you are using the same amount of power. Meanwhile this, after the Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) granted permission to five electricity supply companies to collect fuel adjustment charges (FAC) in their bills. Accordingly, FAC is the amount applied to bills of utilities based on the varying prices of fuel or coal.
As per report Karnataka has received near normal southwest monsoon rains from June till September. Meanwhile, India Meteorological Department (IMD) Bengaluru director-in charge C.S. Patil told in Bengaluru "The state has received almost normal rainfall overall, while the coastal and south interior districts received rain in excess, the northern districts have been facing rain deficit".
As per report "Walmart Foundation will invest $25 million to improve farmer livelihoods over the next five years, working beyond our Indian arm's supply chain," said the US based company in a statement in Bengaluru. Meanwhile the retail giant would also increase its direct sourcing from farmers to 25% of produce sold in its Cash and Carry stores over the next five years.
According to sources in order to prevent children and school students getting easy access to tobacco, the Karnataka government is mulling a new special license, which will regulate the sale of cigarette and other forms of tobacco among shop owners. Meanwhile this special license will be issued to shops by respective urban local bodies
As per report Bengaluru’s never ending tragedy, the Bellandur and Varthur Lakes are frothing again. On Tuesday morning everyone saw a slush of unpleasant, smelly and toxic froth climb up the 10 ft mesh and flow into the roads, saying hello to the pedestrians and motorists, who covered their noses with disgust and the foam follows heavy rains on Monday evening.
Accordingly more misery is in store for Bengaluru as both the Indian Meteorological Department and the Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre has predicted moderate to heavy rainfall across the city throughout this week. Meanwhile the KSNDMC has alerted the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, the city’s civic body, to ensure it is well prepared for the rains.