Kerala to start rehabilitation centre for elephants

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Government will start an elephant rehabilitation centre at Kottoor, near here, State Finance Minister Vakkom Purushothaman said today. The government will also be introducing a ''Gajaraja Award'' for the best domesticated elephant and separate awards…

Cases of child abuse by maids on the…

ABU DHABI — Working parents of younger children are getting fidgety than ever before to hire housemaids as more and more cases of child abuse involving them are surfacing in the media. Many young parents…

Cartoon row: Danish daily sends editor on vacation

The Jyllands-Posten editor who commissioned cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad which have angered Muslims worldwide has been sent on holiday after suggesting he would print Iranian cartoons of the Holocaust. The Danish newspaper published the…

Agitated mob torches house of Dy SP in…

Srinagar:Violence over the alleged desecration of the Quran spread to Kargil on Friday where an agitated mob set ablaze the house of a senior police official forcing authorities to clamp curfew and call the Army.…