US warns India of terror attack ahead of Obama visit

Ahead of Barack Obama's visit to Delhi next month, the US government has once again alerted the Indian government of a possible terror attack in the national capital and some other states.

Masroor's father says he is not aware of arrest

The father of Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the alleged handler of the pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account who was arrested in Bengaluru on Saturday, said that he did not know about it and claimed that his son's internet account was hacked.

Police arrest Bengaluru executive who operated pro-ISIS Twitter account
Police arrest Bengaluru executive who operated pro-ISIS Twitter account

Pro-Islamic State Twitter account holder Mehdi Masroor Biswas, who was arrested by the Karnataka police on Saturday, has confessed to handling the account @ShammiWitness from the last several years and is said to be close to English-speaking ISIS terrorists.

Proper mechanism in place to monitor terror groups: Rijiju

The Centre on Friday said a proper mechanism is in place to monitor the activities of terror groups after a British media report claimed the man behind the most influential pro-Islamic State Twitter account followed by foreign jihadis is from Bengaluru.

ISIS Twitter handle in Bengaluru closed after disclosure

According to Britain's Channel 4 News, “the man behind the most influential IS Twitter account” is a Bengaluru-based Indian executive called “Mehdi” working for an Indian conglomerate.
The Twitter account is no more active after the probe uncovered the identity of the man behind it.

Bengaluru Executive runs ISIS' top Twitter account, claims Britain's Channel 4 News

According to Britain's Channel 4 News, “the man behind the most influential IS Twitter account” is a Bengaluru-based Indian executive called “Mehdi” working for an Indian conglomerate.

NIA to probe Bengaluru man for alleged role in Islamic State recruitment
NIA to probe Bengaluru man for alleged role in Islamic State recruitment

In a sensational revelation, a report on Friday said a Bengaluru-based Indian executive could be one of the biggest online recruiters for terror group Islamic State.

Indian metropolis subject of climate change case study

Delhi, Mumbai, and Bangalore will serve as case studies for a Norwegian research project to study climate change impacts on Indian cities, a statement said Wednesday.

Huge concern that family of former MP racially abused in Bangalore: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday criticised the spurt of racial attacks in Bangalore on people from the Northeast after the daughter of former police commissioner and MP HT Sangliana's daughter Rachel allegedly faced harassment, adding that it was a matter of huge concern that the family of such an esteemed personality had to face such an assault.

Dec 31 deadline set for verification check for taxi drivers in Bengaluru

In the wake of the alleged rape of a 27-year-old woman executive in Delhi by a taxi driver, City Police on Tuesday issued instructions that all drivers must get their background verification done before December 31.

Need to improve transparency, accountability: President

Citing Prime Minister's 'Jan Dhan Yojana' and direct benefit transfer schemes as value based governance practices,President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday stressed on improving transparency, accountability and organisational capabilities to meet quality of service delivery.

Trashed laptop batteries to power homes

 Researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist, from IBM have used discarded laptop batteries to create an emergency lighting system called UrJar for street vendors and houses located in slums in Bengaluru.

Destinations within India top domestic honeymooners wish list
Destinations within India top domestic honeymooners wish list

Domestic destinations trump exotic international locales for Indian honeymooning couples according to a recent survey by a travel portal.

Students share views on bullying with HRD minister

 Six students from Bangalore shared their views on bullying in schools with HRD Minister Smriti Irani here as part of an endeavour to reach voices from the ground directly to policy and decision makers.

Bengaluru shocker: Eight-year-old allegedly commits suicide

A shocking case of an eight-year-old girl allegedly committing suicide in Bengaluru has come to light, as per news reports on Tuesday.

Bangalore: Man fakes sex assault case against son’s school, held

The father of a four-year-old boy was arrested on Monday for trying to extort money from his child's school after falsely claiming that his son had been sexually abused on campus.

DNA: Passersby ignore women's desperate call for help in Bengaluru

Five women were harassed by six people in Bengaluru's MG road on Saturday night. Watch the cold reaction of the passersby.
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Nepram labels attacks against north-eastern people as 'politically motivated'

Expressing shock over the increasing attacks on the north-eastern people around the country, writer-activist Binalakshmi Nepram on Thursday claimed that such attacks were 'politically motivated'.

Manipuri youth attacked in Bangalore; police detain three

In yet another incident of a racist attack, a 25-year-old Manipuri youth was allegedly attacked by three people in IT city Bangalore, reports said on Thursday.

Men too need gender equality: Activists

Why are men deprived of gender neutral laws? Why should not the domestic violence act be made gender neutral? And why are fathers deprived of children`s custody in case of separated spouses? These are some of the posers by men`s rights activists on the eve of International Men`s Day.