US daily blames ‘sand mafia’ for Beas tragedy

US daily blames ‘sand mafia’ for Beas tragedy

...sday. One tour operator is also missing. More than 50 students and faculty members of the V.N.R. Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology in Hyderabad were on the excursion. and11 july 2014 navakal

Assault on Indian storekeeper in Bahrain to be probed

Assault on Indian storekeeper in Bahrain to be probed

...obbing of an Indian man by a group of assailants on a busy road, media reported Tuesday. Riyas Povval, 28, was injured in an attack by a gang of eight men Sunday night who raided

MH17 crash perpetrators murderers: Dutch media

MH17 crash perpetrators murderers: Dutch media

...utch government has not yet pointed a finger at the possible perpetrators of the Malaysian passenger plane crash in eastern Ukraine, but some Dutch newspapers seem to have their own opinions on this. The headline

SC slams Odisha over plight of migrant workers

SC slams Odisha over plight of migrant workers

...irmed a report of the chopping off of the hands of two migrant workers from the state by a brick kiln contractor in Andhra Pradesh. The court had Jan 27 taken suo motu cognizance of a

Russian journalist’s killers get life sentences

Russian journalist’s killers get life sentences

London, June 9 ((Cnews)) A duo who killed a Russian journalist in 2006 was given life sentences by a court in Moscow, media reported Monday. Anna Politkovskaya, 48, was a journalist and a human rights

Fake lottery racket busted in China

Fake lottery racket busted in China

Beijing, June 18 ((Cnews)) A gang who illegally printed and sold tickets for Mark Six, a popular lottery organised by the Hongkong Jockey Club, has been busted in China’s Guangdong province. According to Foshan municipal

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

Major crackdown on paedophiles across Britain; over 600 arrested

London, July 17 ((Crime News):) Police arrested 660 people, including several doctors, teachers, scout leaders, care workers and former police officers during a nationwide crackdown on paedophile networks in Britain, Asian Lite, a newspaper for the British-Asian

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

...the court to suspend their execution. The court declined to pass an order on Vinay and Akshay’s plea that in view of the amendment in the apex court rules, their plea should be heard by a

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

...ding but their careers are now “irreparably damaged”. Justice Saunders said the paper’s delay in telling police about hacking the voicemail of the missing Surrey schoolgirl Milly Dowler in 2002 reflected the motivation was to “take

Mob in Bolivia burns alive accused murderer

Mob in Bolivia burns alive accused murderer

...Dario Ribero Maldonado, police officer Octavio Gutierrez told reporters. Police had sought him for questioning in connection with a May 25 rape-murder in Montero. Ribero’s body, bound with barbed wire, was recovered Wednesday from a