Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 4:01 PM

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,

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.

Odisha orphanage under scanner over begging issue

Odisha orphanage under scanner over begging issue

...to beg. The orphanage has been operating illegally since 2010 at Kuio village, located on the outskirts of the district headquarters town of Angul, about 160 km from here, district social welfare officer Krupasindhu Nayak told

Two accused escape as police team attacked in Srinagar

Two accused escape as police team attacked in Srinagar

Srinagar, July 12 ((Crime News):) Two people arrested in connection with a landmine blast managed to escape while six members of the police team escorting them were injured after being attacked by a stone pelting mob here

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

Himachal tragedy shattered many young dreams

Himachal tragedy shattered many young dreams

...d his body among the five recovered from Beas river Monday. According to information reaching here, 24 students including six girls were washed away in the river in Mandi district when water was released from a

Naidu orders relief for wall collapse victims

Naidu orders relief for wall collapse victims

Hyderabad, July 6 ((Crime News):) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Sunday directed officials to send a team to Tamil Nadu where a wall collapse killed 11 construction workers from the state. Naidu expressed

Three held for trafficking Bengal girl

Three held for trafficking Bengal girl

Gurgaon, July 21 ((Crime News):) Three people, including a woman, were arrested here Monday for trafficking a teenaged girl from West Bengal, police said. Govind Dass, Ranjid and Mitali were arrested from Vyapar Kendra in