Darkness That Kills

The details of model-TV actor Kuljeet Randhawa's death are everywhere. Her body found hanging from a ceiling fan, an apparent case of suicide. I've heard many TV channels talk of how lonely she must have…

Maharashtra to pass bill on Black Magic

Heal the bill, Say groups protesting the anti-superstition bill to be passed by the state soon.  If a godman says he can heal with prayers, it could be construed as an offence and the state…

Kargil martyr

Statesman News Service, KENDRAPARA, Orissa, Feb. 20. The seven-year-old legal battle over what a Kargil war martyr got for laying down his life has come to an end with a local court ordering that one/third…

Naveen admits to wildlife deaths

Statesman News Service BHUBANESWAR, Feb. 20. As many as 379 wild animals have been illegally killed in the state during the last 5 years, chief minister, Mr Naveen Patnaik admitted in the state assembly today.…

US Tries to Limit UN Human Rights

United Nations, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Mission to the UN warned, on the eve of the submission of the project to set up the Human Rights Council, that it will not be accomplice…

Bakery case returns to haunt former top cop

The ghost of the 1992-1993 communal riots continues to haunt former police commissioner RD Tyagi.   A petition challenging the discharge of Tyagi and eight other policemen in the 1993 Suleman Bakery firing case, in…

UP drug mafia set to face heat

TAINTED MONEY: STF of UP Police has been asked to crack down on drug mafia Barabanki: Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh is the breeding ground of the drug mafia and they thrive under the shadow of…

Case lodged against Uma

Tikamgarh (MP), Feb 20: A case was registered against expelled BJP leader and Uma Bharati`s elder brother Swami Lodhi and five others for allegedly snatching Rs 19 lakh from a hotelier here today, police said.…