Articles by Coovercolly Indresh
Andhra Pradesh tourists fined ₹25,000 for taking selfies with violent elephant at Bandipur Tiger Reserve. Forest officials emphasize safety measures for visitors and wildlife.
A woman and her family in Shivamogga district have been ostracised by their own Ediga community after the woman’s son was arrested on charges of murder.
Karnataka HC stays govt's order mandating return of wildlife artifacts, providing relief to farmers in Malnad districts.
When the Dalit leaders complained to social welfare department, they took out a Constitution awareness march with an aim to end untouchability
The victims were identified as Asha worker Vasanta (37) from Anniala village and Ashwathamma (40) from Dasarapalli village
A bag kept at a handloom shop located near Shiralakoppa bus stand in Shikaripura town exploded on Sunday noon, injuring the shop owner, said police.
61-year-old Maoist suspect, Suresh, arrested in Kerala forest after 2 decades on the run. Injured in elephant encounter, now under police custody.
A team of police and district child protection unit rescued a class 8 girl who was illegally married off by her grandmother to a 24-year-old man.
A 33-year-old man was arrested for raping a 17-year-old tribal girl on February 2 who later died by suicide, said police.
Two people have been arrested in Koppal district, Karnataka, for allegedly practicing untouchability in business establishments. A third person is absconding.
On February 12, a teacher of a school allegedly made derogatory statements against Lord Ram and Prime Minister Narendra Modi
The education department officers suspended a teacher from a government high school following the allegations of compelling girl students to clean toilets
A lawyer was arrested for making derogatory remarks aimed at a Varanasi court judge, who allowed Hindus to worship in the basement of Gyanvapi Mosque
A video has been doing the rounds of social media in which more than 10 girls can be seen cleaning the toilets.
A 21-year-old woman was allegedly raped in Gangavathi, Bengaluru on February 9. Police arrested the accused, and five others involved were also detained.
A 17-year-old international yoga student residing filed a complaint of sexual assault by four men in November last year
The residents of Kuntanahalli Gollarahatti village in the Tumkur expelled a 25-year-old woman and her month-old child from the village over age-old superstitions
A 55-year-old woman has taken it upon herself to dig a well to ensure a steady supply of water for the children at Anganwadi
The accused, who assaulted and extorted from the survivor using her obscene pictures and videos, was arrested on Sunday
The allegations include the police officials obtaining the student’s contact number and sending explicit messages, causing to mental distress to the student
BJP workers took part in a campaign, hoisting Hanuman flags on houses in Keragodu village on Saturday
The death of the elephant was caused by the negligence of inexperienced forest officials, Bengaluru-based environmentalist Joseph Hoover alleged
After a series of such incidents over the past few months, the education department had issued an order prohibiting use of students for toilet cleaning
A 29-year-old woman, identified as Suma, was kept under house arrest for 12 years by her “suspicious” husband Sannalayya (45)
Violent clash in Mysuru village over installation of nameplate of Bhim Rao Ambedkar; 3 policemen injured, 25 villagers hurt, 36 arrested.
The gram panchayat public development officer in Tenginagundi village removed a saffron flag and Savarkar’s nameplate from a circle, sparking protests.
Police said the mobile forensic team and the department of explosives team went to the site to gather information and investigate the circumstances surrounding the tragic incident
A 30-year-old man was arrested in Puttur, Bengaluru for molesting a 15-year-old girl at a Kambala event. He has been remanded to judicial custody for 14 days.
The families of 32 people who lost their lives at Chamarajanagara Institute of Medical Sciences (CIMS) district hospital on May 2, 2021, was due to shortage of oxygen supply, a minister said
The accused were presented before the Mudigere judicial magistrate of first class court, which remanded them to judicial custody for 14 days.