HC raps school for result row

New Delhi (PTI): Expressing strong displeasure at the manner in which the local police had conducted investigations, Delhi High Court has directed the anti-forgery section of the crime branch to conduct a fresh probe into…

Time hero Goswami's bail rejected

PATNA: In a setback to jailed former Patna district magistrate Gautam Goswami, the High Court on Friday rejected his bail petition in the multi-crore rupees flood relief scam. Justice Chandramauli Kumar Prasad dismissed Goswami's bail…

Are cops trying to shield errant officer?

KOLKATA: A police officer on duty abuses a couple, extorts money and snatches their cellphone. What's more, he roughs up the woman and even molests her. "Such offences attract graver penalty if the offender is…

Four of family sentenced to life

Moga, Feb. 10. (PTI): A local court has awarded life imprisonment to four members of a family for murdering two women relatives over a land dispute. Additional Sessions Judge Sukhdev Singh handed down the order…

At least 70 people hospitalised after gas leak

Rajkot (Gujarat) : At least 70 people were hospitalised after ammonia gas leaked from a tanker, about 10 Kilometres from here, last night. Official sources said that the driver left the tanker on the highway after…

Eight CISF jawans killed in naxal attack in…

Raipur, Feb. 10. (PTI): Eight CISF jawans were killed and nine injured when a large number of heavily-armed Naxalites attacked an explosive depot of the National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) in Dhantewada district of Chhattisgarh…

Assam: Army called out, curfew after mob violence

Guwahati, Feb 10: The army was called out and an indefinite curfew was imposed tonight after a 15,000-strong mob set ablaze the Kakopathar police station and pelted stones at passing vehicles and securitymen leading to police firing, which…

AMU girl student approaches Human Rights Commission

New Delhi/Aligarh, Feb 10: Claiming that her complaints against alleged harrassment for wearing a jeans and a t-shirt fell on deaf ears at the Aligarh Muslim University, a girl student of the varsity today approached the National Human…