Thousands protest against Denmark

Thousands of Muslims across the Indian sub-continent have demonstrated against cartoons first published in Denmark satirising the Prophet Muhammad. One of the largest protests was in the Indian city of Bhopal where 10,000 Muslims took…

CA of Chhota Rajan's wife held under MCOCA

A Chartered Accountant of Sujata Nikhalje, wife of underworld don Chhota Rajan, was arrested on Friday under the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) on the charge of aiding and abetting activities of the…

Ex-mayor booked for saluting plastic flag

Former Ulhasnagar mayor and current corporator, Hardas Makhija, has been booked for disrespecting the national flag. His fault is saluting a plastic flag when the Flag Code clearly specifies that the national tricolour should be…

HJS asks govt to clarify on sale of…

The Hindu Janjagruti Samiti (HJS) has sought clarification from the Maharashtra government regarding the auction of artist M F Hussain's controversial ''Bharatmata'' paintings. HJS spokesman Ramesh Shinde, while referring to the reported statement by Nafisa…

Cop torments wife for dowry; escapes arrest

In a case of the guardians of law showing scant regard for the law, a policeman has escaped arrest on charges of tormenting his wife for dowry. Pradeep Nath, a constable in Puri town, 56…

Journalists start stir against attack on scribe

Imphal : The media fraternity of Manipur began a sit-in protest today at Keishampat here to protest the attack on Ratan Luwangcha, general secretary of the All Manipur Working Journalists' Union (AMWJU) and chief of…

Mumbai cop caught taking bribe on camera

In Mumbai, Assistant Police Inspector Bhausahib Gaikar, was caught on camera by the NDTV team, misusing his position to extract bribe from an accused. He is posted in Samtanagar Police Station in a Mumbai suburb.…

Police bust Tirumala NRI darshan racket, 4 held

Police arrested four persons for arranging VIP darshan at Sri Venkateswara Temple Tirumala for NRI pilgrims using fake recommendation letters from 'five MLAs.' The poice said today R Prabhakar (37), Prakash (25), Venu (20) and…