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

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

...ute to the Kedarnath Shrine during the calamity and work was to be taken up “on a concrete basis” an official said, but nothing happened so far. (Mohit Dubey can be contacted at mohit.d@ians.in) —

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

...or arranging the question paper,” said the official. The ONGC had organised the examination for 842 posts of Class I executives. “This year, to avoid any delay in commencement of the examination, the organisers decided

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

New Delhi, June 17 ((Cnews)) Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday reviewed the progress of restoration work following the 2013 natural disaster in Uttarakhand, a home ministry statement said. He reviewed the status in respect of

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

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

...ag (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,

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

London, July 4 ((Crime News):) Andy Coulson, ex-editor of the now defunct News of the World (NoW) newspaper, was sentenced to 18 months in jail Friday for conspiracy to hack phones, BBC reported. The 46-year-old,

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

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

...rik’ Thakur for performing a ‘planchette’ in his office chamber to solve the murder case. The newsmagazine article created a furore among rationalists with Dabholkar’s family members, son Hamid and daughter Mukta, demanding a probe into

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.

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Algiers, July 25 ((Crime News):) Wrecks of an Air Algerie flight that went missing earlier Thursday with 116 people onboard has been found in Mali, media reports said. “We’ve come to know that local

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...s for helping auto-thieves in committing their crime, police said Sunday. Action against the four Delhi Police officials, deputed with crime branch, came Sunday evening on the order of Police Commissioner B.S.Bassi. Bassi also

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