Articles about Karnataka Police

Karnataka: 40 arrested, 12 injured in violence over online post

17 Apr 2022

India
Karnataka: 40 arrested, 12 injured in violence over online post

The Karnataka Police arrested 40 people for pelting stones at the Old Hubli police station in the Dharwad district on Saturday.

Karnataka: Tension in Mulbagal after Rama Shobha Yatra stone-pelting incident

09 Apr 2022

India
Karnataka: Tension in Mulbagal after Rama Shobha Yatra stone-pelting incident

Communal tensions erupted in Mulbagal town of Karnataka's Kolar district on Friday after stones were pelted at a Sri Rama Shobha Yatra procession—prompting the police to resort to lathi-charge.

Karnataka Bajrang Dal member's murder: Probe suggests local gang rivalry

26 Feb 2022

India
Karnataka Bajrang Dal member's murder: Probe suggests local gang rivalry

Police in Karnataka say that the murder of Harsha Hindu—a 27-year-old member of the right-wing outfit Bajrang Dal—was likely carried out due to a local and long-standing gang rivalry.

Six arrested for Bajrang Dal member's murder in Karnataka's Shivamogga

22 Feb 2022

India
Six arrested for Bajrang Dal member's murder in Karnataka's Shivamogga

The police in Karnataka's Shivamogga district have arrested six people in connection with the murder of Harsha—a 26-year-old member of the right-wing outfit Bajrang Dal.

Bajrang Dal member killed in Karnataka's Shivamogga; Section 144 imposed

21 Feb 2022

India
Bajrang Dal member killed in Karnataka's Shivamogga; Section 144 imposed

A 26-year-old member of the right-wing outfit Bajrang Dal was stabbed to death in Karnataka's Shivamogga on Sunday night.

5 arrested in Mysuru gang-rape case, top cop says

28 Aug 2021

India
5 arrested in Mysuru gang-rape case, top cop says

The Karnataka Police has arrested five people in connection with the alleged gang-rape of a 23-year-old student in Mysuru, the state's Director General of Police (DGP) Praveen Sood said today.

Bengaluru: Disgruntled workers wreak havoc at Wistron's iPhone manufacturing plant

12 Dec 2020

India
Bengaluru: Disgruntled workers wreak havoc at Wistron's iPhone manufacturing plant

A workers' unrest at an iPhone manufacturing plant near Bengaluru, Karnataka, turned violent early Saturday morning.

Kangana Ranaut receives legal notice over fake tweet

03 Dec 2020

Entertainment
Kangana Ranaut receives legal notice over fake tweet

A legal notice has been issued to actor Kangana Ranaut over a tweet where she had falsely identified an old woman involved in the ongoing farmers' protest as Shaheen Bagh's "Bilkis Dadi."

Kangana, sister to appear before Mumbai Police in January

23 Nov 2020

Entertainment
Kangana, sister to appear before Mumbai Police in January

Actor Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel will appear before Mumbai Police on January 8, the Bombay High Court has ordered.

Suspected ISIS operative arrested in Delhi after fire exchange: Police

22 Aug 2020

India
Suspected ISIS operative arrested in Delhi after fire exchange: Police

The Delhi Police confirmed on Saturday that a suspected ISIS operative was arrested from the Dhaula Kuan region after an exchange of fire.

Bengaluru Blasters batsman, bowling coach arrested for match-fixing: Details here

26 Oct 2019

Sports
Bengaluru Blasters batsman, bowling coach arrested for match-fixing: Details here

The Karnataka Premier League (KPL) has been under the scanner of late owing to the allegations that some of the teams were involved in illegal activity of betting and match-fixing.

KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

25 Sep 2019

Sports
KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

The owner of Belagavi Panthers of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) was arrested on Tuesday in Bengaluru by the Central Crime Branch (CCB).

'Bharat Bandh' hits normal life in Karnataka

10 Sep 2018

India
'Bharat Bandh' hits normal life in Karnataka

Normal life was thrown out of gear in Karnataka during the 'Bharat Bandh' called by the Congress and supported by JD(S), its ally in the coalition government, and other parties, to protest the rise in prices of petroleum products.

200 cops worked 24 hours to save kidnapped Hyderabad baby

04 Jul 2018

India
200 cops worked 24 hours to save kidnapped Hyderabad baby

Within 24hrs, a 6-day-old baby who was abducted from a Hyderabad government hospital got reunited with her parents yesterday.

Two dropped cockroach in Indira Canteen meal for 'publicity', arrested

23 Oct 2017

India
Two dropped cockroach in Indira Canteen meal for 'publicity', arrested

Karnataka police have arrested two men for allegedly dropping a cockroach in a meal served at Indira Canteen for 'publicity'.

Gauri Lankesh Murder: Rs. 10L reward to anyone providing leads

08 Sep 2017

Bengaluru
Gauri Lankesh Murder: Rs. 10L reward to anyone providing leads

Karnataka Government is offering Rs. 10L reward for anyone who would provide clues in the murder of renowned journalist Gauri Lankesh.

BJP's mega rally in Karnataka: Yeddyurappa and senior leaders detained

07 Sep 2017

Politics
BJP's mega rally in Karnataka: Yeddyurappa and senior leaders detained

Karnataka Police detained several BJP leaders, including state party chief BS Yeddyurappa, at a rally protesting the alleged murders of party functionaries. Permission was not granted for this rally.

Protests against dubbed movies spread in Karnataka

03 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Protests against dubbed movies spread in Karnataka

On Friday, Karnataka witnessed protests against the screening of 'Sathyadev IPS', the Kannada dubbed version of Ajith's Tamil movie 'Yennai Arindhaal.'

Bangalore molestation: 4 out of 6 arrested

06 Jan 2017

India
Bangalore molestation: 4 out of 6 arrested

Molestation of a north-eastern woman in Bangalore found a major breakthrough with the city police arresting four out of the six molesters; two are still at large.

6 arrested over Bengaluru mass molestation

05 Jan 2017

India
6 arrested over Bengaluru mass molestation

Based on CCTV footage, Bengaluru police have arrested 6 people over the mass molestation of women during new years celebrations.

FIR filed after cops get evidence in Bengaluru molestation case

04 Jan 2017

India
FIR filed after cops get evidence in Bengaluru molestation case

Bengaluru Police commissioner Praveen Sood stated that "We have registered an FIR thanks to a citizen who came forward with some evidence. Now, we will begin the actual investigation."

SP's Abu Azmi blames women for molestation

03 Jan 2017

India
SP's Abu Azmi blames women for molestation

Samajwadi Party's Abu Azmi sparked anger by stating that "women call nudity fashion", and that the Bengaluru molestation incident was caused by women's fashion sense.

Karnataka HM says mass molestations 'do happen' around New Year

03 Jan 2017

India
Karnataka HM says mass molestations 'do happen' around New Year

G Parmeshwara, Karnataka Home Minister speaking on the mass molestation in Bengaluru again nonchalantly said 'such incident do happen on New Year day and Christmas'.