US daily blames ‘sand mafia’ for Beas tragedy

US daily blames ‘sand mafia’ for Beas tragedy

Washington/Shimla, July 2 ((Crime News):) Less than a month after 24 students of an engineering college from Hyderabad were swept away in Himachal Pradesh’s Beas river, a US daily Wednesday blamed the “sand mafia” for the

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...amilies having toilets. Of the 382 Above Poverty Line families without toilets, just 20 were provided toilets in 2011. According to data available on the NBA website close to

Mercy petitions of Nithari convict Koli, five others rejected

Mercy petitions of Nithari convict Koli, five others rejected

...20 ((Crime News):) Mercy petitions of six convicts, including Surendra Koli who was found guilty in the Nithari serial rapes and killings, have been rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee following recommendations from the home ministry, officials said.

37 Indian suicides in six UAE emirates in 2014

37 Indian suicides in six UAE emirates in 2014

...an nationals committed suicide in six of the seven emirates of the UAE in the first half of 2014, latest figures from the Indian consulate in Dubai show. These suicides were reported from Dubai and

Patna blasts suspect gets bail

Patna blasts suspect gets bail

Patna, June 19 ((Cnews)) A suspect in the Patna serial blasts that shook the Bihar capital in October 2013 was Thursday granted bail as the National Investigation Agency (NIA) failed to file a chargesheet against him, a

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

...in the Jorinji Buddhist temple who have been working to help the victims of the catastrophe that occurred March 11, 2011. Around 80,000 people were evacuated from the region following the nuclear accident while the earthquake

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

After women, Delhi is the most unsafe for children (IANS Special)

...official data has revealed. The capital is followed by Mumbai, where crimes are committed against three children daily. Srinagar is the city safest for children, as per available data. According to comprehensive data from the

Indian shot dead in Philippines by motorcycle thieves

Indian shot dead in Philippines by motorcycle thieves

...ictim of fatal “motorcycle theft” activities in the town since the start of the year, instantly died from multiple gunshot wounds. Maribojo said the suspects then disappeared with Singh’s motorcycle. “We are looking into motorcycle

Paedophile jailed in Britain at 94

Paedophile jailed in Britain at 94

London, June 14 ((Cnews)) A man who sexually abused a schoolgirl of his granddaughter’s age in a bus driver’s shack has been jailed for a year in Britain at the age of 94. He is

Bengal government responsible for mill CEO’s lynching: BJP

Bengal government responsible for mill CEO’s lynching: BJP

Kolkata, June 17 ((Cnews)) The BJP Tuesday held the West Bengal government responsible for a jute mill CEO’s lynching two days ago in Hooghly district of the state. State Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rahul