Software Engineer

  • This painfully hilarious spoof of the film 'A Wednesday' is a battle cry for the lakhs of frustrated software engineers in India August 7, 2014

    "I am the one who fears eating out at expensive restaurants". "I am the one whose family members think I'm going to battle when I leave for work every morning. Who knows if he will return home on time?" Ashima Theatre Group brilliantly brings out the frustrations of a software engineer...
  • Delhi: 24yearold techie attacked, critically injured June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: A 24yearold software engineer was allegedly attacked by a fatherson duo, who live in his neighbourhood, with beer bottles, leaving him critically injured here this morning, police said. The incident took place in East Delhi's Geeta Colony area where the victim, identified as Lokesh, lived with his family....
  • Pakistani woman files dowry case against Indian husband May 8, 2014

    A Pakistani woman has filed a police complaint against her Indian husband alleging that she is being subjected to domestic violence over dowry demand. Iram, a Lahore resident had married Mohammed Athar, residing in Bareilly, nearly six years ago. According to the complaint, soon after marriage, Athar started to demand dowry of...
  • Charred body of a 23yearold Hyderabad woman found in Mumbai January 17, 2014

    Mumbai: The burnt body of a 23yearold woman was recovered from Bhandup in the suburbs of Mumbai on Thursday. The 23yearold, who was a software engineer, had left Hyderabad 10 days ago to come to Mumbai. The family claims they could only identity her by the ring on her finger....
  • Software engineer murders wife, motherinlaw November 14, 2013

    A software engineer murdered his wife and motherinlaw for allegedly harassing him and later surrendered before police. The double murder took place at a house under Monda Market police station limits in Secunderabad, the twin city of Hyderabad, late Wednesday night. Accused Sarvanand, 37, and his uncle surrendered before the police in...
  • Hyderabad: Two arrested for gangraping woman October 23, 2013

    Hyderabad: Two men were arrested for allegedly gangraping a 22yearold software engineer in Hyderabad last week. The incident took place near a forest area on the city outskirts after abducting her in their car. Satish, a private cardriver and Venkateshwarlu, both aged around 25, were arrested for allegedly raping the...
  • TN: Woman software engineer commits suicide June 27, 2013

    Chennai: A 25yearold woman software engineer committed suicide on Wednesdayby jumping from a multistoreyed building here, police said. The woman died on the spot after she jumped from the seventh floor of her office building, they said. Police said the reason behind her extreme step was yet to be...
  • Andhra Pradesh techie arrested for wife's murder June 25, 2013

    Hyderabad: A software engineer allegedly got his 28yearold wife murdered by a friend in Panjagutta area in Hyderabad, police said on Monday. Amer Mohammed Jamal, a software engineer with an IT firm in Madhapur, was arrested on Sunday along with his friend Subhamsh Netha alias Sunny, Deputy Commissioner of Police...
  • Bangalore: Friends stab to death techie from TN January 1, 2013

    Bangalore: In a twist to the mysterious death of a Tamil Nadu software engineer in Bangalore, a top police official has said that the techie, who had come here for New Year celebrations, was stabbed to death by his friends. Karthik was stabbed by his friends following a drunken brawl...
  • TN software engineer dies in mysterious circumstances January 1, 2013

    Bangalore: A software engineer hailing from Tamil Nadu, who had come here for New Year celebrations, died in a private hospital on January 1 after being admitted in a badly injured condition. The unidentified techie, who had come with eight other friends from Coimbatore to celebrate New Year, was taken...
  • Bangalore: Girl accused of killing fiancee November 6, 2012

    Bangalore: A young girl in Bangalore was on Tuesday accused of killing her fiancee over reasons that are yet unclear. The police say that the girl, identified as Saumya, hatched a conspiracy to kill him after she noticed "a change in behaviour" in her fiancee Nitesh. The police say that Saumya...
  • 'Sofware engineer, actuary are the best jobs' April 12, 2012

    New York: A reporter's job figures among the ten worst professions, alongside the likes of butchers, waiters and dishwashers, as per a new study by the US-based consultancy CareerCast, which has named a software engineer's occupation as the best for the year 2012. The annual study has ranked a total of...
  • Hyderabad: Obese techie ends life on failed cure January 5, 2012

    HYDERABAD: A software engineer ended his life reportedly depressed over failure to reduce his weight even after medical treatment at Miyapur. The depression resulted in the engineer suffering from severe headache since the past few days, police said. The software engineer immolated himself while his wife had gone to her...
  • Software engineers have the best job: study January 6, 2011

    New York: The year 2011 is the best of times for software engineers and the worst of times for roustabouts, according to a survey of the nation's best and worst jobs released on Wednesday. Software engineers have the top jobs, thanks to the exploding demand for high-tech gadgets and the appetite...
  • Dehradun: Man kills wife, cuts body into pieces December 13, 2010

    Dehradun: In a shocking incident in Dehradun, a software engineer allegedly killed his wife, cut the body into pieces and hid it in a deep freezer for nearly two months. US-returned 37-year-old software engineer, Rajesh Gulati was arrested for murdering his wife on October 17. He allegedly cut up her...
  • Dehradun: techie arrested for wife's murder December 13, 2010

    Dehradun: In a gruesome incident, a software engineer allegedly killed his wife, cut the body into pieces and hid it in a deep freezer for nearly two months here, police said. The incident came to light when brother of the 33-year-old victim Anupama Gulati on Sunday lodged a police complaint after...
  • Three arrested in Pune over software engineer's murder October 17, 2009

    Pune: The Pune police on Friday arrested three persons in the murder of software engineer Naina Pujari who was found dead two days ago. Naina had been missing since she left from her workplace on Wednesday. Police in Pune claim they have solved the murder of the young software engineer...
  • Pune woman techie murdered, husband suspected July 10, 2009

    New Delhi: A 32-year-old software engineer has been found murdered in Pune. Police say Urvashi Dhavale was stabbed to death with a sharp weapon. Urvashi Dhavle working with a company as quality control officer was heading home on a scooter when she was stopped and attacked by unidentified assailants on...
  • Another Andhra Pradesh techie found dead in US November 7, 2008

    New Delhi: Amidst worldwide celebration over Barak Obama's historic victory as the first Afro-American President of America, there is a sad news for yet another Indian family. Till now six techies from Andhra Pradesh have already died under mysterious circumstances in the US. This time it is the tragic story...
  • Paralysed techie reunites with family after 8 years March 9, 2008

    New Delhi: It was an emotional moment for Vidyavati, who met her software engineer son Manjunath Kalpani at the Capital’s Safdarjung Hospital on Sunday, eight years after he went to the US only to return paralysed neck down. Vidyavati said that she was happy to see her son. “I hope...
  • IT engineer sues cops for wrongly arresting him January 14, 2008

    New Delhi: A Bangalore-based software engineer, who was wrongly jailed for 50 days by the Pune cyber crime cell last year, has sued the city police. Lakshmana Kailash K was arrested from his home in Bangalore by eight Pune policemen on the basis of the IT Act on August 31, 2007. His...
  • Stray bullet hits software engineer in Bangalore November 1, 2007

    Bangalore: Niharika Jeena considers herself lucky that she is still alive. On Friday the 27-year-old software engineer from Bangalore had one of the worst experiences of her life. On her way back from work, as Niharika stood at a traffic jam near the Iblur army firing range in Bangalore, a...
  • TCS' new hiring policy for techies November 25, 2006

    New Delhi: From science to software in seven months - that is TCS' new mission. The tech big boy has found a new hunting ground for software developers and will soon be scouting for talented graduates to beat the manpower crunch. If this succeeds, others in the industry could follow suit....