Nair blow to State

Karnataka’s key batsman Karun Nair struggled with an abdominal pain and could not make an impact as he was dismissed for just 14. Nair, who had slammed a triple century in India’s big win over England in the fifth Test at Chennai,…

Crist plots Karnataka collapse

Coming into the quarterfinals, the young pace attack of Tamil Nadu offered a picture of great promise. Yet, in a big-ticket game like the quartertinals and up against a famed Karnataka batting line-up, the margin for error was very little for them.…

Humsafar Express to Kamakhya from tomorrow

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu will flag off Bangalore Cantonment-Kamakhya Humsafar Express through video conferencing on Sunday. The minister had announced introduction of the all-AC affordable ‘luxury’ train for the common man in his Railway Budget. The Humsafar train, with 19 air-conditioned 3-tier…

Are you baking cookies today?

Basic, but never boring, the tender, buttery sugar cookie has an invitation to almost any celebration. This rendition can be a blank canvas for festive designs, or a vessel for bold flavours. Thick, glossy royal icing completes the look, and sprinkles are…

Tidings of joy and peace

The air turns nippy. The days are short. The nights are long. The end of the year is near. Holidays begin. Homes get a makeover. Tailors work overtime to roll out the piled-up orders. Children wait in sweet anticipation. Courting couples look…

Metro speed upped on Purple line

The travel time between Byappanahalli and Mysuru Road by Namma Metro has come down by three minutes from September 18 with the Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL) gradually increasing the speed of the Metro train from 25 kmph to 35 kmph.…