A software engineer at Technopark was killed after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a multi-utility vehicle near the Infosys campus here around 5 a.m. on Tuesday. According to the police, Sathveer, 26, a native of Punjab, was on his way home on his motorcycle. Though he was rushed to a private hospital, he succumbed to his injuries soon after.


The Vithura police on Tuesday arrested Shareef, a teacher at a religious institution at Vithura, on charges of sexually harassing one of his students, a minor boy. The arrest was made after relatives of the boy lodged a complaint accusing Shareef of attempting to molest the boy in the class. The accused was produced before court and remanded in judicial custody.