Friday, Dec 19, 2014



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.

Have proved our ability to collaborate with any country on equal footing
Mon, Oct 27, 2014

The Indian Space Research Organisation’s 650-million-km, 300-day mission to Mars has put a spring in the steps of scientists and technicians at the space agency.

‘Riyaz called Anwer to Pak from Dubai to involve him in jihadist activities’
Mon, Oct 27, 2014

The chats reveal that Riyaz summoned Anwer to Pakistan around March 2013.

IM planned to kidnap Jews to free Al-Qaeda-linked Pakistan scientist: NIA
Mon, Oct 27, 2014

The alleged conversations followed a visit by Riyaz to meet al-Qaeda leaders around June-July 2013 to forge an alliance.

‘Indian already under scanner motivated SIMI men for jihad in Afghanistan’
Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Suspected to be based on Pak-Afghan border, Sultan Armar to be booked for terror recruitments.

Bangalore: Four-year-old sexually assaulted at Bangalore international school; staff being questioned
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

This is the third incident of a minor girl being allegedly sexually assaulted on school campus in the city.

Bangalore cops probe South African cricket team’s computer analyst
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

CID questions Agoram for alleged theft of software, IPR violations.

ISRO puts third of seven Indian GPS satellites IRNSS-1C in space
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Satellite IRNSS is designed to provide accurate position information service to users in the country.

In terror chats, a new leader of Indian Mujahideen branch called ‘Bengali’
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The identity of this new leader was not revealed even to Pakistan’s ISI, Mota claims in the chat.

High court notice for Bangalore officials in open drains PIL
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

The PIL was filed after negligence of civic agencies lead to death of a nine-year-old girl.

Chats reveal Indian Mujahideen man’s career dilemma: Syria, Afghanistan or Nepal?
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

In a chat on May 11, 2013, Riyaz told Yasin that Sultan was keen to fight in Syria.

One killed, three critical in Bangalore rowdies gang war
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

Three members of the Nakara gang who were found in a pool of blood were admitted to the St. John's hospital in a critical condition.

Infosys delivers par for course results at change of guard
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

IT bellwether Infosys Ltd in its first quarter under new CEO Dr Vishal Sikka...

Infosys fetes founding fathers as Kris Gopalakrishnan retirement day nears
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

Following his retirement, Infosys will be completely under the charge of a new guard lead by CEO Vishal Sikka.

Before the despair, some hope
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

The judge had rejected Jayalalithaa’s bail plea.

J Jayalalithaa denied bail by HC, cites apex court rulings on graft
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

Section 144 of the Cr.P.C has been clamped within one km radius of the High Court and Parapanna Agrahara Prison.

Schools join Jaya verdict protests
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

Party starts campaign on WhatsApp.

Jaya supporters make long journeys from TN to Bangalore jail
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

The men in white have been camping outside the prison where Jaya is lodged in the hope obtaining her release.

Unaccounted cash deposits, witness testimonies nailed Jayalalithaa
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

Nearly Rs 14 crore in unaccounted cash was deposited in this account between 1991 and 1996 during Jayalalithaa’s first tenure as chief minister.