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Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

...ute to the Kedarnath Shrine during the calamity and work was to be taken up “on a concrete basis” an official said, but nothing happened so far. (Mohit Dubey can be contacted at mohit.d@ians.in) —

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

New Delhi, June 17 ((Cnews)) Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday reviewed the progress of restoration work following the 2013 natural disaster in Uttarakhand, a home ministry statement said. He reviewed the status in respect of

Poor business: Uttarakhand tourism still reeling from flood tragedy (A year after)

Poor business: Uttarakhand tourism still reeling from flood tragedy (A year after)

...ag (Uttarakhand), June 17 ((Cnews)) A year has passed since the great floods hit the picturesque Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, but the tourism industry on which the state is so dependent has clearly failed to bounce back,

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

...ied that he had ever met or contacted the ‘tantrik’ Thakur for performing a ‘planchette’ in his office chamber to solve the murder case. The newsmagazine article created a furore among rationalists with Dabholkar’s family members,

17 Uttarakhand policemen convicted of murder

17 Uttarakhand policemen convicted of murder

New Delhi, June 6 ((Cnews)) A court Friday convicted 17 out of the 18 Uttarakhand policemen accused of killing a 22-year-old MBA student in a staged shoot-out in Dehradun in 2009 for murder or conspiracy to murder.

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

New Delhi, July 8 ((Crime News):) The 81-year-old widow of a former journalist with a reputed news agency was found burnt to death inside her flat here in the capital, police said Tuesday. The victim’s servant has

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Algiers, July 25 ((Crime News):) Wrecks of an Air Algerie flight that went missing earlier Thursday with 116 people onboard has been found in Mali, media reports said. “We’ve come to know that local

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...licemen, including an inspector, were removed from active duty and sent to police lines for helping auto-thieves in committing their crime, police said Sunday. Action against the four Delhi Police officials, deputed with crime branch,

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Bangalore, July 22 ((Crime News):) Rattled by the non-stop media coverage of the spate of rapes in the city, a miffed Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Tuesday asked reporters if they had no news other than ‘rape’ to

TV official booked for sexually harassing colleague

TV official booked for sexually harassing colleague

Gurgaon, July 11 ((Crime News):) A programme head of a private news channel here has been booked for sexually harassing a colleague, police said Friday. Sandeep Mishra, programme head of private news channel Eyewitness here