India

  Lucknow: Taking a serious view of anti-national sloganeering by a section of Jawahar Lal Nehru University students, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday ordered the Delhi Police Commissioner to take strict action in the case. “Strict action will be taken if anyone questions the unity and integrity of the country and raises anti-national …

Bhopal: Police was in a tizzy when a 32-year-old woman walked into a police station with the dismembered genital of her brother-in-law. The woman was irked from constant sexual abuse and decided to chop off the genitals on Thursday. The incident happened in Churhat area of the Sidhi district. The accused had committed suicide before …

Varanasi: There are times when destiny overrules even best of the efforts. This can be best described in the chain of events which denied Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and India a golden chance to have Nobel Laureate Albert Einstein as a faculty.        A simple lack of communication between Mahamana Madan Mohan Malviya and …

Mumbai: Pakistani-American terrorist David Headley on Thursday told the special court that Ishrat Jahan, was a Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) operative. She was killed in an encounter in 2004 in Gujarat. Headley is deposing before the special court for the third day. The 19-year-old girl and three others were killed in that encounter by the Gujarat police. …

New Delhi: Lance Naik Hanumanthappa, who was rescued six days after being buried under snow in Siachen, died on Thursday afternoon. He was admitted to Army’s Research and Referral Hospital in serious condition but he succumbed to multiple organ failure. PM Narendra Modi condoled on his death by tweeting- “He leaves us sad & devastated. RIP Lance Naik Hanumanthappa. The soldier in you …

Bokaro: Four persons were killed when a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), dashed against a stationary truck on Tuesday near Kandra Chowk around 16 kms from the state capital. Deceased were travelling to a temple in Rajrappa. The accident happened when the driver dozed off and rammed into the truck from behind. The deceased have been …

Mumbai: Noted Bollywood lyricist and Urdu poet Nida Fazli passed away on the same day when prominent ghazal king, Jagjit Singh was born. Most of Singh’s famous ghazals were penned by Fazli and not many of us know that Singh wanted to make another album on the poet’s lyrics but it could never happen due to his demise in 2011. …

Chandigarh: Three persons including a child were killed when a tempo crashed into shaties on Kotakpur-Bathinda highway on Saturday, said police. Most of the victims were asleep when accident occurred. Six others were injured in the accidents, they added.  Deceased have been identified as Raiba (50), his daughter Varuna (28) and granddaughter Babli (3). They …