Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 11:10 AM

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...radesh’s Badaun district last week had gone to relieve themselves in the field, highlighting the sore lack of toilets in millions of homes across India. But the question that an NGO is raising adds to the intrigue

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

New Delhi, June 22 ((Cnews)) Three people, among them the vice principal of a school, were arrested for attempting to leak the question paper of a graduation-level examination conducted by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...s for helping auto-thieves in committing their crime, police said Sunday. Action against the four Delhi Police officials, deputed with crime branch, came Sunday evening on the order of Police Commissioner B.S.Bassi. Bassi also

Fake lottery racket busted in China

Fake lottery racket busted in China

...printed and sold tickets for Mark Six, a popular lottery organised by the Hongkong Jockey Club, has been busted in China’s Guangdong province. According to Foshan municipal public security bureau, 31 people were seized, two

South Korean soldier who killed five comrades apologises

South Korean soldier who killed five comrades apologises

...of their difficulty in adapting to military life, although he was later reclassified as any other soldier. The incident has sparked off a strong debate in South Korea which could make the army reconsider and revise

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

...t. According to the judge, between 2003 and 2006, the right to privacy “counted for little” at the paper. Coulson, Miskiw, Thurlbeck and Weatherup were “distinguished journalists” who had no need to resort to

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

Order on Jessica Lal case convict’s parole plea reserved

Order on Jessica Lal case convict’s parole plea reserved

...lso submitted that the Delhi government rejected his application for parole June 6. Parole is temporary release of a convict from prison before the end of his sentence, subject to certain conditions. Manu Sharma, 36,

Court extends Jessica Lal murderer Manu Sharma’s parole

Court extends Jessica Lal murderer Manu Sharma’s parole

...re scheduled to commence from June 19 and to end on June 24. He has been pursuing his post-graduate examination in human rights. Sharma, 36, shot dead the 34-year-old ramp model working as a celebrity

Pakistan urged to probe Lahore shooting

Pakistan urged to probe Lahore shooting

...red into police shooting of rock-throwing protesters in Lahore impartially investigates possible unnecessary use of lethal force, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday. On Tuesday, police fired without warning on supporters of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek