Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 9:17 AM

Beas tragedy: HC anguished over government’s report

Beas tragedy: HC anguished over government’s report

...after 24 students of a Hyderabad engineering college were washed away in the Beas river following the negligence of hydropower project authorities, the Himachal Pradesh High Court Monday asked the divisional commissioner to appear personally in court.

I want my child back, says woman whose son’s missing

I want my child back, says woman whose son’s missing

...ost. If he’s not alive, I want the body of my son back,” Aisa told (Cnews). She is among 55 parents of 19 missing students of the V.N.R. Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology in

19 students still missing in Himachal, CM reviews search

19 students still missing in Himachal, CM reviews search

...osts. If he’s not alive, I want the body of my son back,” she told (Cnews). She is among 55 parents of 19 missing students who have been camping in Mandi town and desperately waiting to

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

From the Orient to the Middle East, a rhino horn’s journey (Wildllife Feature)

Guwahati, June 29 ((Cnews)) As authorities continue to grapple with the deeply entrenched racket of poaching of the famous one-horned rhinoceros in Assam, the demand for its horn in markets abroad refuse to die down.

Beas tragedy: Another student’s body recovered

Beas tragedy: Another student’s body recovered

...nesday, but it was of a local. A massive search operation continued for the 10th day to locate the remaining 15 of the 24 students and a tour operator, swept away June 8 after water was

Bengal felicitates KKR, SRK, Juhi at Eden, seven injured in stampede (Roundup)

Bengal felicitates KKR, SRK, Juhi at Eden, seven injured in stampede (Roundup)

...Riders, and team owners Shahrukh Khan and Juhi Chawla at a crowded Eden Gardens here. Amid heightened security cover, the stadium’s green turf was deluged in a sea of purple as nearly 50,000 fans, decked

NBW against accused declared ‘dead’ by police

NBW against accused declared ‘dead’ by police

...s in doubt. The court also asked the police to expeditiously complete the investigation into the disappearance of the accused. A division bench of Justice Kailash Gambir and Justice Sunita Gupta also asked

Court urges legal provision to deal with child adoption racket

Court urges legal provision to deal with child adoption racket

New Delhi, July 11 ((Crime News):) Taking note of the big racket of illegal sale of children for adoption existing in many parts of the country, a court here has urged the authorities to make it an

Doctors’ strike in Hyderabad’s Gandhi Hospital continues

Doctors’ strike in Hyderabad’s Gandhi Hospital continues

...ctor at Niloufer Hospital here. The government then issued an ordinance making attacks on doctors a non-bailable offence. The government provided SPF cover and set up a police outpost on Niloufer campus after another attack on

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

One person dies on Indian roads every three minutes

...y 0.02 percent during 2012 compared to 2011, but the casualties have increased by 1.6 percent. Among the causes of accidental deaths in 2012, road accidents topped the list with 35.2 percent, while rail-road accounted for