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From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

Guwahati, June 29 ((Cnews)) As authorities continue to grapple with the deeply entrenched racket of poaching of the famous one-horned rhinoceros in Assam, the demand for its horn in markets abroad refuse to die down.

Medical student held in Madhya Pradesh exam scam

Medical student held in Madhya Pradesh exam scam

...radesh Vyavsayik Pariksha Mandal. A resident of Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior, he is a final year MBBS student of Vardhman Mahavir Medical College at Safdarjung Hospital here. Chaurasia told police he came in contact in 2003

Assam floods: 67 dead, Rajnath to visit flood-hit areas Wednesday

Assam floods: 67 dead, Rajnath to visit flood-hit areas Wednesday

Guwahati, Sep 30 (Crime News): Sixty-seven people have been killed in the floods in Assam’s Brahmaputra Valley even as Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju are expected to visit the flood-affected

Assam Rifles trooper accused of sexual harassment

Assam Rifles trooper accused of sexual harassment

...months. “I have filed a complaint against Negi about how he has been sexually harassing me over the phone for the past four months, but the officers advised me not to take the matter forward as

Over 400 human trafficking victims rescued in Assam

Over 400 human trafficking victims rescued in Assam

...ai, Haryana, Chennai and Siliguri. “While girls are trafficked for prostitution, minor boys are taken out for cheap labour,” Sahay said. He said women and children were taken on the promise of jobs and often

Mercy petitions of Nithari convict Koli, five others rejected

Mercy petitions of Nithari convict Koli, five others rejected

New Delhi, July 20 ((Crime News):) Mercy petitions of six convicts, including Surendra Koli who was found guilty in the Nithari serial rapes and killings, have been rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee following recommendations from the home

Assam athlete falls victim to witch hunting, survives

Assam athlete falls victim to witch hunting, survives

Guwahati, Oct 16 (Crime News) An athlete, who brought laurels to Assam in the past, fell victim early this week to witch hunting in Karbi Anglong district but survived the ordeal. Debajani Bora (51), a

Nine arrested for branding Assam athlete a witch

Nine arrested for branding Assam athlete a witch

Guwahati, Oct 22 (Crime News) Nine people, including seven women, have been arrested on charges of criminal conspiracy for branding an Assam athlete as a witch, police said Wednesday. Tulumai Medhi, Jugamayee Medhi, Kalmeswari Medhi,

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Crime going up in Assam, says minister

Guwahati, Aug 4 (Crime News): The number of those killed in Assam has been steadily increasing, from 1,321 in 2011, to 1,368 in 2012 and 1,383 in 2013, while 876 people have been killed till July this

Syndicate Bank case: Absconding accused’s bail rejected

Syndicate Bank case: Absconding accused’s bail rejected

New Delhi, Aug 26 (Crime News): A court here Tuesday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of the alleged middleman in the Syndicate Bank bribery case, Purushottam Lal Totlani, who is on the run. Central Bureau