Bangalore

Capital of Karnataka, India

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Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. It has a population of over ten million, making it a megacity and the third-most populous city and fifth-most populous urban agglomeration in India. It is located in southern India, on the Deccan Plateau at an elevation of over 900 m (3,000 ft) above sea level, which is the highest among India's major cities. Its multi-ethnic, multi-religious, and cosmopolitan character is reflected by its more than 1000 temples and Hindu mandirs, 400 Islamic mosques, 100 Christian churches, 40 Jain derasars, three Sikh gurdwaras, two Buddhist viharas and one Parsi fire temple located in an area of 741 km² of the metropolis. The religious places are further represented by the proposed Chabad of the Jewish community. The numerous Bahá'ís have a society called the Bahá'í Centre.

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Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday flew in the Tejas fighter aircraft from the HAL airport in Bengaluru, becoming the first defence minister to fly in..
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When B Jitendra Bhat, a banker from Bengaluru, suddenly felt uneasy and started perspiring, he sensed something was amiss. He had just eaten lunch. He started..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

He will fly the twin-seat version of the Tejas combat aircraft at Tamil Nadu's Sulur Air Force Station.
Credit: DNA - Published 5 days ago

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SSS Defence, a Bangaluru-based firm has, in a first for an Indian firm, designed and developed two sniper rifles prototypes meant for the armed forces,..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

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