Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

...are yet to be made available. At many places, schools continue to function in the open. The change of guard in Uttarakhand from Vijay Bahuguna to Harish Rawat has also taken its toll on rehabilitation.

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

...phasis on regular interaction among the stakeholders concerned and directed that all possible measures should be taken to avoid repeat of the tragedy. The Uttarakhand government apprised Rajnath Singh of the situation, saying precautionary measures have

Poor business: Uttarakhand tourism still reeling from flood tragedy (A year after)

Poor business: Uttarakhand tourism still reeling from flood tragedy (A year after)

Rudraprayag (Uttarakhand), June 17 ((Cnews)) A year has passed since the great floods hit the picturesque Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, but the tourism industry on which the state is so dependent has clearly failed to bounce back,

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

Pune, July 21 ((Crime News):) Former Pune police commissioner Gulabrao Pol Monday sent defamation notice seeking Rs.100 crore (Rs.one billion) in damages from the editor and reporter of a English news magazine for alleging that he sought

17 Uttarakhand policemen convicted of murder

17 Uttarakhand policemen convicted of murder

New Delhi, June 6 ((Cnews)) A court Friday convicted 17 out of the 18 Uttarakhand policemen accused of killing a 22-year-old MBA student in a staged shoot-out in Dehradun in 2009 for murder or conspiracy to murder.

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

New Delhi, July 8 ((Crime News):) The 81-year-old widow of a former journalist with a reputed news agency was found burnt to death inside her flat here in the capital, police said Tuesday. The victim’s servant has

TV official booked for sexually harassing colleague

TV official booked for sexually harassing colleague

Gurgaon, July 11 ((Crime News):) A programme head of a private news channel here has been booked for sexually harassing a colleague, police said Friday. Sandeep Mishra, programme head of private news channel Eyewitness here

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Bangalore, July 22 ((Crime News):) Rattled by the non-stop media coverage of the spate of rapes in the city, a miffed Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Tuesday asked reporters if they had no news other than ‘rape’ to

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

...proof that children are not developed enough mentally and physically so to hold them responsible for the actions taken by them,” he said. Echoing similar feelings, a lawyer with the Juvenile Justice Board told (Crime News):

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

...2002 reflected the motivation was to “take credit for finding her” and selling the maximum number of newspapers. “Mr Coulson has to take the major share for the blame of phone hacking at the News of