Tag: Bengaluru

HAL hands over ALHs to Indian Navy and Coast Guard; LUH Army Variant receives IOC

Bengaluru: State-run aerospace behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd () on Friday said it has handed over three Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH Mk III) to the Indian...

View: Greening public transport is absolutely necessary; Budget allocation to tackle air pollution is a start

Is Rs 2.6 trillion a big sum? It’s 1.4% of GDP and more than the central Budget for any sector, except defence. Therefore air pollution,...

In a first, Tata to build military aircraft in India as it acquires IP rights

New Delhi: In a first for the industry, the Tata Group will develop and manufacture a military aircraft in India, having acquired intellectual property rights...

Iran expected to participate at IOR Defence Minister’s conclave at AeroIndia

NEW DELHI: Iran is likely to be among a number of regional countries that will take part in the first of its kind conclave of...

Bengaluru has eight ministers, but there’s none to take care of India’s tech capital

BENGALURU: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa not assigning heavy portfolios of Bengaluru affairs and energy department has not gone down well with sections of investors, citizens...

Mindtree Q3 results: Net profit rises 66% to Rs 326.5 crore

L&T group IT firm Mindtree’s net profit rose 65.7% to Rs 326.5 crore, while revenues came in at Rs 2,023.7 crore in the quarter ended...

Post Trump’s Twitter ouster, experts ask platforms for consistency in enforcing policies

NEW DELHI | BENGALURU: Social media platforms have been urged to apply their policies consistently across the world, in light of the recent ban on...

Bengaluru retains top position in commercial space as city registers highest office leasing deals

Bengaluru: Bengaluru retained its premier position in the commercial space as the city registered the highest office leasing volume in the country in the second...

India rehearses for massive coronavirus vaccination drive; Harsh Vardhan assures people on safety of vaccine

As it came closer to the roll-out of the first COVID-19 vaccine, India held a dry run by all states and union territories on Saturday...

New Year gift to Karnataka: Centre clears Rs 1702 cr for Tumakuru industrial node

The Centre has approved funding support of Rs 1702 crore to Karnataka to develop Tumakuru node as the next big industrial hub in what top...

Home loan ticket size up to over Rs 26 lakh in 2020 on incentives, non-metro demand growth: Report

New Delhi: The average home loan ticket size increased to over Rs 26 lakh in 2020 despite the pandemic as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY),...

SC stays criminal proceedings against former Wipro chairman Azim Premji and others

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday stayed criminal proceedings against former chairman of Wipro, Azim Premji, and his wife on their plea seeking quashing...

BDA begins work on legalizing unauthorised structures on notified plots, about 1 lakh properties to benefit

BENGALURU: The Bengaluru Development Authority (BDA) on Friday set into motion the process of identifying unauthorised constructions on plots notified by the agency for acquisition...

US watchdog re-certifies Jockey’s India partner Page Industries’ unit as socially compliant

New Delhi: Page Industries, the exclusive licensee of Jockey International in India, on Monday said the US apparel industry watchdog has re-certified its facility to...

KSH Infra in talks with PE, sovereign funds to set up warehousing platform

Warehousing and logistic parks developer KSH Infra is in advanced talks with global institutional investors, including private equity and sovereign funds, to set up a...

Sunteck Realty July-September sales up 98% on quarter, collections jump 117%

MUMBAI: Property developer Sunteck Realty has recorded robust sales for the quarter ended September despite the Covid19 induced impact on the economy. Sales for the...

To go or not to go out in times of Covid: Invitations to socialise are back

A friend’s birthday is looming, and I am in an agony of indecision. A couple of months ago, life was simple. In the hazy period...

Defence ministry to host Aero India in its traditional venue of Bengaluru from Feb 3-5

NEW DELHI: The defence ministry has taken an in-principle decision to host the next edition of Aero India — considered Asia’s largest aerospace exhibition —...

Like Kerala, Karnataka to build transit homes for migrants

BENGALURU: Karnataka is set to emulate Kerala in building transit homes for migrant workers. The move, prompted by reverse migration during the nationwide lockdown, is...

Indospace in race to buy Bengaluru-based Embassy Industrial Parks, valued at Rs 1,800 crore

MUMBAI: Industrial and warehousing parks developer Indospace has emerged as the frontrunner to acquire Bengaluru-based Embassy Industrial Parks at an enterprise value of Rs 1,800...

Bengaluru news: How the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP)lost the Covid-19 pandemic plot

(This story originally appeared in on Jul 19, 2020) BENGALURU: From being a role model in Covid-19 management to a dreaded city where patients are...

Why are bosses appreciating domestic help on social media?

In May 7, actor-comedian Danish Sait Instagrammed a photo of him driving his domestic help, Geeta, to and from his apartment complex, adding he is...

IT professionals may move away from Bengaluru’s tech suburbs

BENGALURU: Young technology professionals in India’s IT hub – Bengaluru – may scout for homes away from its preferred tech suburbs as they become cheaper...

Home quarantine is the way forward, will require people to act responsibly: Karnataka Health Minister

Medical education minister K Sudhakar,who monitors the state Covid-19 war room, says institutional quarantine has its limits, and compulsory home quarantine is the way forward....

COVID-19 cases to peak in India in mid-July if lockdown lifted this month-end: Epidemiologist

BENGALURU: India may witness COVID-19 cases peaking in mid-July if the current lockdown is lifted this month-end but expected to be a “lower surge” due...