Women constables deputed at airport

NEDUMBASSERY: Twelve women police constables, deputed from the Aluva Rural Section, will assist the Air-India security wing in secondary ladder point checks at the airport from Today. An instruction from the Bureau of Civil Aviation…

MCD official gets 3 years' RI for accepting…

New Delhi, Feb 10: A special court today sentenced an MCD official to three years' rigorous imprisonment for accepting Rs 10,000 as bribe for supplying an official form to an applicant who will be separately…

Govt offices, eductional institutions to be linked through…

Thiruvananthapuram: Government offices, educational institutions and other service delivery institutions in Kerala will be linked through an ambitious project called K-SWAN, Finance Minister Vakkom Purushothaman announced during his budget speech today. Presenting the budget for 2006-2007, he…

Govt to bear fees of mentally disabled students:…

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Government will pay the fees for blind, deaf and dumb and mentally disabled students after fixing a special fee structure for them, State Finance Minister Vakkom Purushothaman said in his budget speech today. Presenting the budget,…

New tribunal to decide person's nationality

NEW DELHI: Ahead of the Assam assembly elections, the Congress-led government on Friday decided to amend the Foreigners' Act to ensure fair hearing to a person before declaring him a foreigner. The decision was taken…

Woman beheads son for demanding meal

KOLKATA: Angered by the pestering of her hungry son, a woman in a West Bengal village beheaded the six-year-old and then tried to hide the severed head in a haystack. Local reports on Friday said…