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Digital India Initiative: IT firms to organise screening of PM Narendra Modi speech
Fri, Jun 26, 2015

All companies have been instructed to advertise the event on their websites and prepare for the webcast of the inaugural function.

Sikka eyes hiring locals abroad to boost Infy revenue
Tue, Jun 23, 2015

Infosys recorded a revenue of Rs 53,319 crore with a growth of 6.4 per cent last fiscal. The net profit during this period was Rs 12,329 crore — a rise of 15.8 per cent.

Deve Gowda’s grandson set for big screen debut
Mon, Jun 15, 2015

'Jaguar’, based on a story written by well-known Telugu film writer Vijayendra Prasad, will be made in Kannada and Telugu.

‘Wanted to help’ in Syria, now back home via Turkey prison
Fri, Jun 12, 2015

Four months after being deported to India, Karnataka engineer denies any plans to join IS: ‘not trying to be Rambo, am just a regular family man’.

Man who used spiked ice cream to rob women caught in Bangalore
Thu, Jun 04, 2015

A 45-year-old man has been arrested by the Yeshwanthapura police for allegedly robbing the homes of his friends and family after offering them ice cream or cakes laced with drugs to render them unconscious.

Pro-IS Twitter handle: Mehdi Masroor Biswas booked under UAPA
Tue, Jun 02, 2015

The offences brought against Biswas entail a maximum punishment of seven years in prison.

Explained – Profile: Santiago Martin, from labourer in Myanmar to Lottery King
Mon, Jun 01, 2015

The man in CID custody for running an alleged illegal lottery racket is and alleged former employee of Lottery King Santiago Martin.

Explained – Boon at places, bust elsewhere: State of the lottery in India
Mon, Jun 01, 2015

The Supreme Court has permitted states to ban lotteries, pointing out that the right to sell lottery tickets is not a fundamental right.

Bangalore: Bangladesh woman harassed by ‘fake’ female police inspector
Fri, May 29, 2015

The Hebbagodi police said that the arrested woman was identified as Manjula, a local resident who functions as a social worker.

Illegal lottery racket: Karnataka hands over probe to CBI
Wed, May 27, 2015

JDS says 2 more IPS officers involved.

IS Twitter Handle: Mehdi Biswas to be charged with international terrorism
Tue, May 26, 2015

Biswas, originally from West Bengal, was arrested on December 13, 2014 after UK’s Channel 4 “identified” him as operator of the pro-IS Twitter handle.

BBMP civil contractor found dead at Bangalore office
Mon, May 25, 2015

Police said that Kumar was found dead at his office around 2.30 pm on Monday. Police said that the reason behind the death was yet to be ascertained.

Sunday Story: A girl called Aruna Shanbaug
Sun, May 24, 2015

It was in Mumbai that Aruna Shanbaug blossomed and found a new life, till its sudden end.

DK Ravi ventured into real estate business, made unsuccessful start, CBI probe reveals
Thu, May 21, 2015

CBI has concluded that he committed suicide by hanging himself.

Contraband amphetamine worth Rs 30 lakh seized in Bangalore
Fri, May 15, 2015

The arrested persons were identified as Vasan M and Raju Gandhi S.

Explained: Some loans in Jayalalithaa order, not in table
Fri, May 15, 2015

At least half-a-dozen loans, adding up to Rs 11 cr, do not find mention in the list on P 852 of order.

Will win most seats in gram panchayat polls: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah
Thu, May 14, 2015

As Congress marks the end of its second year in office, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah speaks on the party’s prospects in the state’s rural polls.

Questions to female techie over live in relationship lands Bangalore cop in soup
Wed, May 13, 2015

The techie who had been living in with her husband for six months before the couple were married was allegedly asked "How can you live with someone before marriage?"

Jaya and associates only amassed a ‘relatively small’ sum of Rs 2.82 crore: Karnataka HC
Tue, May 12, 2015

High Court also found fault with assessment that Jayalalithaa spent Rs 3 crore on the wedding of Sudhakaran where musicians A R Rahman and Mandolin Srinivas were among the performers.

Jayalalithaa is back: ‘Like gold refined by fire’
Tue, May 12, 2015

Hitting out at DMK, Jayalalithaa alleged the case was filed against her as a result of that party's "web of conspiracy."

Jaya DA case: Decks cleared for Jaya’s return as Karnataka HC acquits her in illegal assets case
Mon, May 11, 2015

Jayalalithaa and her associates had been sentenced to four years in prison by a trial court on September 27 last year.

LIVE Jayalalithaa verdict: It has been confirmed I have done no wrong, says Jaya
Mon, May 11, 2015

Karnataka HC has acquitted former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.

Siddaramaiah goes into rural polls armed with doles, census, voting law
Mon, May 11, 2015

BJP, reminded of Gujarat’s own law, glosses over compulsory voting provision in House debate; JD(S) wants penalties added, says voters need ‘ears twisted’

Jayalalithaa verdict: Karnataka HC to deliver judgment on Jaya DA case today
Mon, May 11, 2015

The Bangalore police is anticipating arrival of thousands of AIADMK supporters from Tamil Nadu on Monday.

It’s horrible not to know where they are: families of Indian Mujahideen suspects
Sun, May 10, 2015

Four arrests in January were actually the first terror-linked detentions from Bhatkal. But ties with other outfits, two reported deaths in Afghanistan and Syria, and missing men haunt the Karnataka town.

High Court to give its verdict in Jayalalithaa’s illegal assets case on Monday
Mon, May 11, 2015

The Karnataka HC which is on vacation listed the Jayalalithaa case for judgment on Monday morning in a cause list.

Karnataka EC declares panchayats polls date, results on June 5
Tue, May 05, 2015

The elections will be the first serious test of the popularity and power of the populist Siddaramaiah-led Congress govt.

Acquittal after seven years, but only 3 of 17 ‘SIMI men’ to be free
Sat, May 02, 2015

14 are facing trials in cases filed in other parts on India.

Seven years later, 17 ‘SIMI men’ acquitted
Fri, May 01, 2015

They were arrested from various parts of Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh in 2008, he said.

Old SPP is back, pitch queered for Jayalalithaa
Fri, May 01, 2015

AIADMK leaders say that even in the worst case, they expect a smaller punishment from the higher courts for party chief J Jayalalithaa.

Bangalore Police Reforms: Tip-offs, complaints and 1.2 lakh likes, crime-fighting in the digital age
Tue, Apr 28, 2015

The use of social media by the police has resulted to some extent in a change in public perception of the police force.

Wipro’s Q4 net profit up 2%; Rishad Premji joins board
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Rishad will also take up new responsibilities of overseeing the technology office, investor and government relations, company said.

Kerala engineer missing from Bangalore found dead in Kolar hospital
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Nabeel was reportedly found by locals in Malur on March 30 lying a semi naked state with injuries on his forehead.

Judge wants to know how IAS officer D K Ravi’s messages came out in media
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

The Whatsapp messages and details of mobile communications were already in the public domain.

Killers of Telangana cops shot dead, could be from Khandwa jailbreak gang
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

The gang has also been found to be using dozens of SIM cards obtained on fake or stolen identities.

I grew up among rural poor, will protect farmers: PM Narendra Modi
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

"Land records will be reformed so that farmers get back their land (which they lost)," said Modi.