Software Professionals

  • Mumbai techie murder: Main suspect arrested, police claim breakthrough March 4, 2014

    The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. ...
  • Mumbai techie murder: One suspect arrested, sent to police custody till March 15 March 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch has finally made a breakthrough in the murder case of a 23-year-old software professional as it arrested one person from Nashik on Monday morning. The suspect was produced before magistrate court in Mumbai in the afternoon and sent to police custody till March 15. Mumbai CP...
  • 5 Indian techies from Hyderabad die in US car crash August 11, 2012

    Washington: Five Indian software professionals, all from Hyderabad, were killed when their outofcontrol Chevrolet Camaro hit a tractortrailer and burst into flames in a fiery crash on a highway near Oklahoma city on Friday, police said. The accident took place as the driver of the car, travelling south on the Interstate...
  • More than 18,000 US H1B visas still up for grabs October 1, 2009

    Washington: Reflecting the dire straits of the US job market and strict regulations imposed by the Congress, over 18,000 of the H1B visas, once the most sought after by Indian professionals, is yet to be grabbed. According to the latest figure update by US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), approximately...
  • Techie commits suicide, shoots last moments on camera April 16, 2009

    Bangalore: A software professional committed suicide and shot the ending moments of his life on his mobile camera with a view to punish the guilty, police said on Wednesday. Following alleged harassment from his wife and separation with his child, Syed Ahmed Makdoom committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling...
  • Another Andhra techie dies mysteriously in US November 6, 2008

    New Delhi: Most of the world has been celebrating Barack Obama's victory in the presidential elections of the USA. But in India's Andhra Pradesh, a state that sends many techies to the USA, there are some families who are grieving. Over 6 young techies from Andhra Pradesh alone have died mysteriously...
  • Mumbai cops claim Indian Mujahideen team busted October 7, 2008

    Mumbai: The city police claim the four software professionals arrested for alleged terrorist links sent threat emails minutes before the serial bomb blasts in Delhi and Ahmedabad. They were among the 15 alleged Indian Mujahideen supporters arrested over a 10day period, said Mumbai Police Commissioner Hasan Gafoor on Monday. Material seized...
  • 25yrold software engineer commits suicide in office November 6, 2007

    New Delhi: A 25yearold woman committed suicide in Gautambudh district of Noida on Tuesday. Namrata Sharma, an employee of Mahindra Tech Software Company, consumed poisonous tablets inside office premises on Tuesday evening. News agency UNI quoted Superintendent of Police Paresh Pandey as saying that Namrata, a resident of Uttamnagar in Delhi, consumed...
  • Fake visa agents eating into H1B quota June 30, 2007

    New Delhi: Most IT professional in India aspire for a US job and dollar salaries. But working in US requires one to clear the stringent Visa requirements, one of which is to find an employer first, who is ready to take your case to the US consulate. However, finding an...