Gujarat to reopen 1,594 post-Godhra riot cases

Ahmedabad: Gujarat police will reopen 1,594 cases, including 13 new ones, of post-Godhra riots following directives of the Supreme Court.Action will also taken against nearly 40 police officials for their roles in the riots, highly…

Govt, Ulfa agree to maintain peace

New Delhi: The Indian government yesterday said it would put in place a series of confidence-building measures, including the possible release of detained rebel leaders, to boost the peace process with the banned United Liberation…

Speculation rife over bail for Madhani

Thiruvananthapuram: The probability of Abdul Nasser Madhani, prime accused in the 1998 Coimbatore serial blasts, getting bail is a matter of intense speculation in Kerala political circles with the state poised for assembly elections in…

Uncared by sons, aged couple take extreme step

Chennai: Frustrated over their sons not taking proper care, an aged couple allegedly committed suicide by pouring kerosene and setting themselves on fire at their suburban Pattabiram residence on Tuesday.Police said Dhamodhara Nayar (84), a…

Tiger by the tail

  SAFER IN CAPTIVITY: Royal Bengal tigers having a rollicking time in their enclosure at the Thiruvananthapuram zoo. Habitat loss and poaching have reduced the tiger population in Indian forests to less than 4,000 when…

City police start listing `felons'

KOCHI: Shaken by the recent spate of burglaries, the City Police have decided to tie up the loose ends and strengthen the drive against crime. As a first step, the force will be collecting details…

Survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster on a…

  February 20 2006: Champa Devi Shula  hugs  her grandson before joining around   100  other survivors of the Bhopal gas   disaster  on a padyatra to Delhi,   demanding justice  for victims PTI)   http://www.telegraphindia.com/section/ …