Monday, Jan 26, 2015



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
Wed, Dec 31, 2014

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.

SIMI-linked doctor behind Andhra youths’ ‘recruitment’ for IS
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

The doctor also provided the youths money to enable them to procure visas to travel via Turkey to Syria to join the IS.

Congress leaders forcing waiver of VAT on e-commerce firms: Janata Dal Secular
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Sheth's departure is linked to pressure brought on the commercial taxes dept by Congress functionaries.

Chennai train blast linked to Abu Faisal men
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

They had escaped from Khandwa jail in MP; probe into Sept Bijnor blast links five of them to crimes across country.

Female teacher accused of assaulting child in Bangalore school
Mon, Nov 24, 2014

When asked the child reportedly said she was beaten and physically assaulted by her teacher.

Investigators find no sting in poison tale that spooked a state
Sun, Nov 23, 2014

The investigators have concluded that Suhan, the only Muslim youth the girl had named, was an unfortunate victim in this episode.

Faith and sin: Putting together a never-ending saga from Karnataka
Sun, Nov 23, 2014

A singer accuses a seer of sexual assault. Her brother-in-law commits suicide a few days later. An RSS leader is questioned in the case. Putting together a never-ending saga from Karnataka.

Three arrested for attack on Manipuri youth in Bangalore
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

The trio were in an inebriated state and attacked Haokim without any provocation and injured him on his head, said police.

Theft at scientist’s room at IISc, house keeping staff arrested
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

The accused youth, Mahesh Kumar, had been deployed at IISc over the last two months.

Karnataka minister accuses BJP of communalizing school girl death
Mon, Nov 03, 2014

The 14-year-old girl studying in class eight in Shivamogga died at a hospital in Manipal in coastal Karnataka.

Bangalore is now Bengaluru
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

The name changing process began in 2006 after the JDS-BJP govt announced that they planned to rename 12 cities.

Bangalore police expose companies issuing fake IT job certificates
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

The Deputy Commissioner of Police has also IT firms to inform the police if they have recruited any benificiaries of the fake certificates racket.