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MDS1 KA-DRUGS-ACTRESS CCB conducts searches at Kannada film actress Ragini Dwivedi's residence in Bengaluru Bengaluru: The Central Crime Branch (CCB) of Bengaluru, which is probing the drug menace in the Kannada film industry, carried out searches at actress Ragini Dwivedi's residence here, police said.
MDS11 KA-VIOLENCE-REPORT Bengaluru riots 'pre-planned', 'communally motivated': fact finding report Bengaluru: The recent riots in Bengaluru were 'pre- planned and organised' and it was 'undoubtedly communally motivated', the Citizens for Democracy in its fact finding report submitted to Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa said.
MDS13 TN-FIRE-LD DEATH Five of family charred to death in fire in TN Salem/Chennai(TN): Five members of a family were burnt to death after a fire broke out in their house near Kuranguchavadi in Salem, police said.
MDS14 TN-EXPLOSION-LD DEATH Seven women killed in blast at firecracker unit in TN; CM announces relief Cuddalore (TN): Seven women, including the firecracker unit licensee and her kin were killed and two workers critically injured in an explosion at a fireworks factory in Kattumannarkoil here, police said.
MDS15 TL-MODI-LD POLICE Women police can play vital role in preventing Kashmiri youth from taking 'wrong path': PM Modi Hyderabad: Women police personnel can engage with mothers of children in Jammu and Kashmir to prevent the youngsters from taking the 'wrong path', Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, while lavishing praise on the people of the union territory, hit by the menace of terrorism.
MES1 KA-AIRPORT-SYSTEM Tech-enabled queue management system launched at Bengaluru airport Bengaluru: Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL), with Xovis as its implementing partner, has rolled out a tech-enabled Queue Management System at the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (KIAB/ BLR Airport).
MES2 KA-VIRUS-SHIVAKUMAR Karnataka Cong Chief D K Shivakumar hospitalised again as fever relapses Bengaluru: Karnataka Congress President D K Shivakumar, who was recently discharged from the hospital after undergoing treatment for COVID-19, has been hospitalised again as he developed fever, his office said. PTI ROH ROH