Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 7:48 PM

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

Three held for ONGC exam paper leak bid

...ews)) Three people, among them the vice principal of a school, were arrested for attempting to leak the question paper of a graduation-level examination conducted by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for the post of trainees,

Bangalore shutdown over rapes hits normal life

Bangalore shutdown over rapes hits normal life

...tdown across the city by pro-Kannada groups to protest sexual assaults on minors and rising crimes against women ended peacefully Thursday amid tight security though normal life was affected. Schools and colleges declared a holiday

Fake lottery racket busted in China

Fake lottery racket busted in China

...eader manages primary, secondary ticket distributors, along with book and newspaper stalls. The draws take place every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday, the group prints falsified lottery results and distributes them through the

Shutdown hits normal life in Bangalore

Shutdown hits normal life in Bangalore

...h government offices, IT firms and large private organizations functioned, albeit with fewer staffers attending, eateries, shops, departmental stores, garment factories and small and medium enterprises decided to remain shut till 6 p.m. About 50-pro Kannada

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,

UPSC protest: Students block railway tracks in Bihar

UPSC protest: Students block railway tracks in Bihar

Patna, Aug 2 (Indistan News): Students led by All India Students’ Association (AISA) Saturday blocked railway tracks in Bihar’s Bhojpur and Darbhanga districts demanding scrapping of the Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) from the UPSC entrance examination,

Bangalore to shut down Thursday over rapes

Bangalore to shut down Thursday over rapes

...protest the increasing incidents of rape of minors and crimes against women. “Associations of government employees, lawyers, hotels, taxis and autos and women’s groups are supporting us to ensure a 12-hour shutdown tomorrow (Thursday) from

No school fee, girl sets self afire

No school fee, girl sets self afire

Bhubaneswar, July 26 ((Crime News):) A 15-year-old girl in Odisha set herself on fire after her parents said they couldn’t pay her school fee, a family member said. An official Saturday termed it as an accident.

Exceptional iceberg to blame for Titanic disaster?

Exceptional iceberg to blame for Titanic disaster?

...ditions had driven them further south and earlier in the year than usual, the researchers said. The RMS Titanic embarked on its maiden voyage, sailing from Southampton, England, to New York City April 10, 1912. One

Ukraine rebels admit to downing MH17: report

Ukraine rebels admit to downing MH17: report

...itted to seeing no weapons on site. “Absolutely nothing. Civilian items, medicinal stuff, towels, toilet paper.” In the third intercepted conversation, Cossack commander Nikolay Kozitsin tells an unidentified militant that the MH17