AIIMS doctor allegedly commits suicide after fight with wife in Delhi

NEW DELHI: A 34-year-old senior resident doctor with the AIIMS oncology department committed suicide by jumping from the fourth floor of his apartment in south Delhi’s Hauz Khas, police said. The 34-year-old was identified as Manish Sharma a native of Nagaur in Rajasthan. According to police, initial investigation suggests he took the step due to marital discord. He […]

BJP leader thrashes disabled for saying he'll support Akhilesh Yadav

LUCKNOW: A BJP leader in Uttar Pradesh Sambhal was caught assaulting a differently-abled man allegedly for criticizing the party’s rule in the state and abusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi while chanting slogans that he will support Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav and not the BJP. In the widely-circulated video, Mohammad Miya, a BJP leader in Sambhal, is seen […]

Golfer Jyoti Randhawa arrested for poaching charges in Uttar Pradesh

LUCKNOW: Ace golfer Jyoti Randhawa was on Wednesday arrested on charges of poaching in Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich, a senior forest officer said. The golfer and another person, identified as Mahesh Virajdar, were arrested by the forest official in the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve protected area. A .22 rifle was seized from Randhawa, whose full name is Jyotinder Singh […]

New ISIS-Linked group found In Delhi, North India: Probe Agency

NEW DELHI: Multiple searches are being conducted in various parts of Delhi and Uttar Pradesh after which 10 people were detained by the National Investigation Agency with its probe into a new module of terror group ISIS. The group was allegedly planning to carry out blasts in north India, especially in Delhi and allegedly linked […]

Mob attacks in Kolhapur 12 injured

MUMBAI: In a shocking incident, at least 12 people were injured when they were attacked by a group of persons  in a village in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur. The 40-member congregation was attacked with swords, iron rods and bottles at the New Life Fellowship Church in Kolhapur’s Kowad, close to the Karnataka border. They threw stones on […]

Engineering student allegedly gang-raped in Agra

LUCKNOW: In yet another case of crime against women, a B.Tech student on her way to a coaching centre was allegedly gang-raped by four men in Agra, Uttar Pradesh.  The first-year Bachelor of Technology student was on her way to a coaching centre when she was forcibly grabbed by the accused. They took her to a secluded spot on the banks […]

At least 13 labourers trapped in illegal mine in Meghalaya rescue operation on

SHILLONG: A most unfrotunate series of events is coming to light from Meghalaya where at least 13 labourers trapped in an illegal coal mine activity despite National Green Tribunal’s ban. The mine is an old, illegal so-called rat-hole mine authorities said. The state government also admits to illegal mining. Superintendent of Police (SP), Jaintia Hills, Sylvester Nongtngr told that the coal […]

Indian national gets 9-year of imprisonment for sexual assault inside plane

NEW DELHI: An Indian techie in the US has been sentenced to nine years in prison for sexually assaulting a sleeping woman who was seated next to him on a flight. Prabhu Ramamoorthy, living in the US on a temporary work visa hails from Tamil Nadu.  Ramamoorthy, came to the US on a H-1B visa in 2015, will be deported after he […]

5 killed including gunman in shooting at altar in Brazil’s Sao Paulo cathedral

NEW DELHI: A gunman opened fire inside the Catholic cathedral in the Brazilian city of Campinas in which at least four people were killed and four others wounded before killing himself at the altar, fire department officials said. “Security cameras show he came in and sat down on his own. A little later he started shooting the people in […]

Brother of Australia cricketer Usman Khawaja arrested over fake terror 'hit list'

NEW DELHI: Arsalan Khawaja, brother of Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja has been charged for allegedly framing a love rival as the author of a terrorist hit list. Police confirmed on Tuesday that Arsalan Khawaja had been formally charged after he was arrested on Tuesday as part of an investigation into a fake terrorism “hit list” found in a university notebook. Arsalan […]