Kerala HC stays proceedings against ASP

Kochi, Feb 8: The Kerala High Court today stayed further proceedings against Pathanamthitta ASP Sidharth Sahney on a complaint filed by Pathanamthitta Judicial First Class Magistrate V Satheesh Kumar before the Chief Judicial Magistrate Court…

DYFI activist shot dead in Bengal

Barasat (WB), Feb. 9 (PTI): A member of the CPI(M) youth wing, DYFI, was shot dead on Wednesday by two unidentified persons at the door of his house at Barasat in North 24 Parganas district,…

Male circumcision protects women from AIDS: study

DENVER - Male circumcision, which has been shown to protect men from infection with the AIDS virus, appears to protect women, too, US and Ugandan researchers reported on Wednesday.Circumcising men reduced infections in their female…

Merkel

TEHERAN - A commander in Iran’s Revolutionary Guards lashed out at German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday over her remarks on Teheran’s nuclear programme, saying she “thinks she’s Hitler.”  “In her childish dreams, Merkel imagines…

1,000 affected by food poisoning in Anjar

BHUJ: In a shocking incident, over 1000 people were affected by food poisoning after consuming cold drink at a majlis on the eve of Moharram at Anjar in Kutch, Tuesday late night. According to information…

Danish paper refused "offensive" Jesus cartoons

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The Danish newspaper that first published caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad infuriating Muslims worldwide previously turned down cartoons of Jesus as too offensive, a cartoonist said on Wednesday. Twelve cartoons of the…