21 killed as bus falls into Himachal gorge

21 killed as bus falls into Himachal gorge

...News):) At least 21 passengers were killed and five others injured when a state roadways bus Tuesday rolled down into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Shimla district, police said. The Himachal Road Transport Corporation bus

Curfew still on in Saharanpur, situation tense

Curfew still on in Saharanpur, situation tense

...killed in communal violence two days ago, continued to be tense Monday, forcing authorities to extend the curfew in some areas. There were a few minor incidents of stone-pelting in some areas but the situation

Curfew relaxed for four hours in Saharanpur

Curfew relaxed for four hours in Saharanpur

...e city, which witnessed communal clashes Saturday, officials said. Curfew was eased between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the new city while it was relaxed from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the old

No school fee, girl sets self afire

No school fee, girl sets self afire

...fire, she said. The family members and villagers rescued her but she had already sustained over 85 percent burn injuries. She was shifted to a hospital where her condition is said to be serious.

Mamata seeks central funds for disaster management

Mamata seeks central funds for disaster management

Darjeeling, July 18 ((Crime News):) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday said her government has sought funds from the central government for management of natural disasters in Darjeeling district, on par with the northeastern states.

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

...he 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 to deliver the question papers in advance to respective

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,

Minor girl abducted from shelter home

Minor girl abducted from shelter home

Gurgaon, July 27 ((Crime News):) A teenaged girl from West Bengal, who was rescued from traffickers last week, has been kidnapped from a shelter home here, police said Sunday. The 14-year-old girl from West Bengal’s

Saharanpur tense, drone cameras deployed

Saharanpur tense, drone cameras deployed

Lucknow, July 27 ((Crime News):) Authorities Sunday deployed drone cameras to keep peace in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur district where communal violence claimed three lives and left over a dozen critically injured. Officials admitted the situation

House of murder accused torched in Bihar

House of murder accused torched in Bihar

Patn July 22 ((Crime News):) A protest against the murder of a primary agriculture credit society (PACS) president turned violent Tuesday in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district when the house of a suspect was set ablaze, police said.