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We will build an industry that will have room for everyone: PM Modi at Bangalore Aero show
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

Will build an industry that will have room for everyone–public sector, private sector and foreign firms, says PM Modi.

Aero India: Firms from home, abroad to seek investment roadmap in defence sector
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

As many as 33 countries and 328 foreign and 295 Indian companies will take part.

Infosys to purchase Israeli firm Panaya Inc. for $200 mn, first acquisition under new CEO
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

The Panaya deal reflects "execution of its Renew and New strategy to enhance the competitiveness and productivity of current service lines".

CBI arrests newspaper baron Venkattram Reddy for ‘loan fraud’
Sun, Feb 15, 2015

The complaint was filed by Canara Bank after DCHL failed to repay a portion of a Rs 1,230 crore loan availed by it.

Child, nurse, wife on vacation among 9 killed as train derails
Sat, Feb 14, 2015

Naseema’s grand niece from Bangalore, , the only child of an IAF junior warrant officer, also died in the accident.

No entry for Togadia in Bangalore; HC refuses to stay ban
Sat, Feb 07, 2015

The entry ban on the VHP leader was issued under CrPC section 144 (3), for a week from February 5.

Explained: Back to ground zero
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

By 2010, the price of an acre of land had gone from Rs 16 lakh to around Rs 16 crore.

Bangalore bomb markings same as those in Patna IED pipes: police
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

The pipe for bomb in Bangalore had a seller’s marking — ‘M’ — which was also found on IEDs used in Patna blasts.

Siddaramaiah aide refuses to rejoin state cabinet, turns away emissary
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

Jharkhiholi has been discontent for several months and wished to take over the Social Welfare Department.

Selling pre activated SIM cards lands seven in police soup
Tue, Jan 27, 2015

Seven persons were arrested for allegedly selling pre-activated SIM card to NDFB-S militant.

Two burglars injured in police firing in Bangalore
Tue, Jan 27, 2015

Preliminary investigations had revealed that a three member gang of burglars came to Bangalore in a train on January 22.

Masroor tweet to help IS fighter enter Syria to be used as proof
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

Investigations revealed that he was consulted about possible routes to entry Syria from Turkey by an IS fighter based in Syria.

Bomb material recovered in Bhatkal same as in three blasts: Probe
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

Explosives and circuitry match with a small quantity of explosives and bomb equipment found abandoned in an apartment in Mangalore.

Homoeopath is picked up for ‘supplying’ IM with explosives
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

NIA said that agency would seek custody of Afaque once Bangalore police completes its probe.

‘A great opportunity lost, a great disservice done to Indian science and scientists’
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

The Indian Science Congress have run into controversy for throwing up more Vedic history than modern science in its latest edition.

Lead takes police to Andhra, then turns cold
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

The Bangalore police are now expanding the probe and exploring the possibility of different perpetrators.

Science meet didn’t hear: 40 years ago, IISc debunked flying claims
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

They also found that the Vyamanika Shastra was based on a figment of imagination of a man who lived in the 20th century.

Ghar wapsi’ not a government programme: Amit Shah
Sun, Jan 04, 2015

Shah was on a visit to Karnataka to launch membership drive to enroll one crore new members by March.

Bangalore: Mother donates organs of 21-year-old son killed in accident, 4 get new lease of life
Sat, Jan 03, 2015

Balaji was on his bike with two friends on New Year's Eve when he met with an accident.

Bangalore blast: First major lead as CCTV footage reveals ‘man in black’
Sat, Jan 03, 2015

A man wearing a black attire has been captured by a CCTV camera placed at the entrance of a restaurant on Church Street.

MoES secretary Shailesh Nayak to be interim ISRO chief
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

Outgoing chairman Dr Radhakrishnan had been due to retire in August but was given extension by the government to see through Mars mission.

Three held for selling fake red mercury
Thu, Jan 01, 2015

They told the policemen who trapped them that that the material could be used in making nuclear bombs.

Tracking Transition in 2015: Weak Congress, strong CM
Thu, Jan 01, 2015

The CM is expected to hand out loaves of office including ministerial positions to several middle-level party leaders

Tracking Transition in 2015: Election in Delhi
Thu, Jan 01, 2015

There are challenges to meet at the elections in the coming year. Parties have plans to implement.

Bangalore bomb similar to those used in Chennai, Roorkee, Pune
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

The forensic findings in conjunction with other details of the bomb, including the metal pipe that was used to make the device.

Bomb blast in Bangalore: Woman killed in explosion had extended her holiday
Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Bhawani and her children were in Bangalore to visit her husband's relatives for the holiday season.

One woman killed, 3 injured in IED blast on Bangalore’s Church Street
Mon, Dec 29, 2014

The blast occurred around 8.30 pm on the bustling Church Street in the heart of the city.

Training to meet German standards, in Karnataka
Fri, Dec 26, 2014

With support from the German govt, institutes started by state are making its youth more skilled.

Transport authorities struggle to regulate app based taxis in Bangalore
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

RTA has seized about 100 phones and sealed the offices of Uber and Taxi For Sure for failure to comply with 25 norms.

Cops rope in expert to probe Masroor tweets
Thu, Dec 18, 2014

An international cyber expert who is adept at finding the identity of people operating under fake identities on Twitter has been asked to help.

After arrest, Masroor gets wave of support on Twitter
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

The Twitter handles of nearly a dozen pro-IS Indian-origin supporters, however, remained relatively silent on the arrest.

Masroor arrested, but police say his terror was more virtual than real
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

‘Alleged creator of pro-Islamic State @ShamiWitness deeply invested in Islam, his Twitter handle’.

Agencies find no direct link between @ShamiWitness, IS
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

The agencies believed that the person behind the handle was not involved with the recruitment of cadre for IS from India.

Nanditha death: CID confirms it’s a suicide case
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Nanditha committed suicide by consuming poison after being upset over her academic performance in a new school, said CID.

After rice, milk, Cong freebie in Karnataka: dentures for BPL
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

The free dentures scheme is the latest in a slew of populist measures undertaken by the Siddaramaiah-led Congress government in Karnataka since it came to power in May 2013.

Travel consultant booked for faking documents for US visas
Wed, Dec 03, 2014

The arrested person has been identified as Ravi Tejas alias BK Ravi, 45, a resident of Mathikere in North Bangalore.