updated 1:27 AM UTC, Sep 8, 2016

More and more organisations falling prey to cyber attacks: Report

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 17:33
Bengaluru: Nearly 80 per cent of organisations in North America and Europe were victims of cyber attacks last year and nearly half of cyber attacks used malware hidden in encrypted traffic to evade detection, a report said on Wednesday.The encryption…

India to appeal against verdict in Antrix-Devas legal battle

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 09:00
Bengaluru: India would appeal against any verdict to protect itself from damages in the legal battle its space agency's commercial arm Antrix Corporation is locked in with satellite firm Devas Multimedia Services Ltd, said a top official on Tuesday."The matter…

India bags orders to launch 68 foreign satellites

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 08:53
Bengaluru: Riding on the success of its rocket launches and domain expertise in space technology, India has secured new orders to launch 68 satellites for overseas customers, including a dozen from the US, a top official said on Tuesday."We got…

5 held for abducting industrialist's son in Bengaluru

Tuesday, 30 August 2016 08:09
Bengaluru: Five people, including a small-time Kannada actor were arrested on Monday for allegedly abducting the teenage son of noted industrialist Vijay Kirloskar for ransom but then abandoning him last week, police said on Monday."The accused were arrested on the…

Respite from heavy rains in Karnatakas in Karnataka

Friday, 01 July 2016 11:33
Bengaluru: As the south-west monsoon takes a break, there would be a respite from heavy rains in many parts of Karnataka, with sky overcast for the next 24 hours, the Met office said on Friday."Barring heavy rain at isolated places…

Heavy rains raise water levels in Karnataka dams

Wednesday, 29 June 2016 12:54
Bengaluru: Incessant rains since Sunday have raised water levels in dams and reservoirs across Karnataka, an official said on Wednesday."Water levels in reservoirs and dams in coastal, south interior areas and Malnad region have been steadily rising following inflows from…

Heavy, widespread rains to lash coastal Karnataka

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 13:15
Bengaluru: As the southwest monsoon remains active in Karnataka, heavy and widespread rains will batter the coastal region of the state over the next 24 hours, a Met official said on Tuesday afternoon."The forecast is that rains will be heavy…

Woman cab driver found dead in Bengaluru

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 12:02
Bengaluru: A 40-year-old woman cab driver was found dead in her rented house in the city's northwest suburb, police said on Tuesday."It appears to be a case of suicide, as the victim's (V. Bharathi) body was found hanging by a…

Private varsity racket busted in Karnataka; con 'VC' grilled

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 11:00
Bengaluru: After busting a private university racket last week, police are grilling fake vice chancellor Santosh Lohar for leads to trace and arrests others involved in the scam, a police official said on Monday."We are interrogating Lohar to crack the…

Pomp, splendour mark a royal wedding at Mysuru

Monday, 27 June 2016 17:52
Mysuru (Karnataka): Pomp and splendour marked the royal wedding of the Wodeyar dynasty's titular king Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja with Rajasthani princess Trishika Kumari Singh at Amba Vilas Palace here on Monday."Yaduveer tied the nuptial knot with Trishika in the traditional…