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Bangalore: Capital city of Karnataka, India
Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Karnataka. It has a population of more than 8 million and a metropolitan population of around 11 million, making it the third most populous city and fifth most populous urban agglomeration in India. Located in southern India on the Deccan Plateau, at a height of over 900 m (3,000 ft) above sea level, Bangalore is known for its pleasant climate throughout the year. Its elevation is the highest among the major cities of India.


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Bangalore: Mother and daughter killed in apartment fire | Oneindia News

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Bengaluru Audi crash: 7 dead including DMK MLA's son Karuna Sagar | Oneindia News

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Bengaluru will not have drinking water in few years | Oneindia News

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