Kuwait allows conversion of resident permit

Dubai: Kuwait has announced that Indian expatriates and others can now take advantage of the provision that allows self-sponsored resident permits to be converted into work permits without special authorisation from the Interior Ministry. A…

Police can't refuse to register an FIR, rules…

Genuineness or otherwise of the information can be considered only after registration of the complaint"A police officer should mandatorily register a case" "The police should not pre-judge the issue" NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has…

Woman commits suicide in Anweshi Home

KOZHIKODE: An inmate of the Anweshi Short Stay Home was found to have committed suicide. She has been identified as Sakhi, 24, a native of Atholi in Kozhikode district. She was found hanging in a…

Thousands of angry Kashmiris protest killings

 SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Thousands of people in Indian Kashmir staged protests against the army on Thursday, a day after four youths were killed in a shooting incident, police and witnesses said. Police on Wednesday…

Mabasha reunites with father, brother

Thursday February 23 2006 11:38 IST THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: For Mamath Sherif, it was a moment of both joy and despair. Joy because he was reunited with his nine-year-old son who had gone missing months ago, and…