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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

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

...s and rapes have also been on the rise in the state in the last three years. The number of kidnappings 3,785 in 2011, increased to 3,812 in 2012 and 4,831 in 2013. The state

British Indian woman jailed for duping elderly in Britain

British Indian woman jailed for duping elderly in Britain

London, Aug 21 (Indistan News): A British Indian woman has been jailed for a series of frauds targeting elderly pensioners in Britain, media reported. Rajbir Sangha, 59, pleaded guilty to five counts of fraud involving

Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced to life

Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced to life

Phnom Penh, Aug 7 (Indistan News): A UN war crimes tribunal Thursday convicted two top leaders of the Cambodia’s erstwhile Khmer Rouge regime – including its president, Khieu Samphan – for crimes against humanity between 1975 and

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

...itute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI) also confirmed the woman and her husband were operated for a kidney transplant October 15, 2011. “When the deceased did not have a kidney, as per medical records, how can

Mamata’s Singapore visit: Invite to AMRI directors criticised

Mamata’s Singapore visit: Invite to AMRI directors criticised

Kolkata, Aug 17 (Indistan News): Politicians and kin of the 2011 AMRI fire tragedy victims Sunday criticised an official invitation to three hospital directors to join West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on her Singapore tour.

Delhi HC asks for CBI, tax records against Virbhadra Singh

Delhi HC asks for CBI, tax records against Virbhadra Singh

...Virbhadra Singh. The petition said Virbhadra Singh filed tax returns for assessment years 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12, showing agricultural income of Rs.7.35 lakh, Rs.15 lakh and Rs.25 lakh, respectively. This income is exempt under the Income

India-origin woman banker jailed for theft in Scotland

India-origin woman banker jailed for theft in Scotland

...ployee, transferred a large sum of money from Robert Brown’s account to India from Aberdeen in Scotland in 2011, BBC reported. Glasgow-based Kaur was jailed for 12 months by the Aberdeen Sheriff Court Wednesday.

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

Tokyo, June 20 ((Cnews)/EFE) A video clip has become a phenomena on social networks in Japan as it shows inhabitants of Fukushima dancing to reclaim “the happy side” of this Japanese region affected by the nuclear accident

Rijiju to attend disaster risk reduction meet in Bangkok

Rijiju to attend disaster risk reduction meet in Bangkok

New Delhi, June 21 ((Cnews)) Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju will attend the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction in Bangkok beginning June 22, a statement said Saturday. “Rijiju will