Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...esh’s Badaun district last week had gone to relieve themselves in the field, highlighting the sore lack of toilets in millions of homes across India. But the question that an NGO is raising adds to the intrigue

Court pulls up policeman for falsely implicating man

Court pulls up policeman for falsely implicating man

...liberty of innocent citizens by gross misuse of their powers by implicating them falsely for reasons best known to them,” the court said. It said the complainant might have been in the dock and the accused

Bangalore rape: Parents outraged over delay in arrests

Bangalore rape: Parents outraged over delay in arrests

...lock to collect evidence. It’s a sensitive case, involving a minor who is in a trauma. We cannot force her to recall all that happened at one time. We have sent the medical report for forensic examination,”

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

Fukushima people reclaim their ‘happy side’ in video

Tokyo, June 20 ((Cnews)/EFE) A video clip has become a phenomena on social networks in Japan as it shows inhabitants of Fukushima dancing to reclaim “the happy side” of this Japanese region affected by the nuclear accident

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

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

...ave any business,” C.S. Kotwal, general manager at Monal Resorts, a hotel two kilometres from Rudraprayag, told (Cnews). Most of the tourists going to Kedarnath either stay at Rudraprayag, Guptkashi or Gangotri, where the most havoc

Woman ‘thrown out’ of train in Bengal, railways rubbish claim

Woman ‘thrown out’ of train in Bengal, railways rubbish claim

...or assaulting the officials,” SER spokesperson Soumitra Majumdar said. He said a probe will be conducted to ascertain the truth behind the incident. “While prime facie it has been established it is not a case

US court to hear Indian-American woman’s case in September

US court to hear Indian-American woman’s case in September

...ppeared before St. Joseph Superior Court Judge Wednesday for a motion for continuance. The judge officially set Sept 29 for a jury trial after numerous trial dates had been set for Patel throughout the past year.

Will write to PM seeking Meghwal dismissal: NCW

Will write to PM seeking Meghwal dismissal: NCW

...diately dismissed from the government.” When a minister commits a heinous crime like rape, the punishment meted out to him should be the same as that for a commoner, she told reporters. Meghwal, union minister

South Asian drug racket: Punjab claims heroin supply-chain broken

South Asian drug racket: Punjab claims heroin supply-chain broken

...a multi-million dollar drugs racket operating in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka even as they claimed to have broken the supply chain of heroin smuggling in the state resulting in “nil availability to consumers”.

Satellites to track Fukushima, Chernobyl effects

Satellites to track Fukushima, Chernobyl effects

...y has created the two satellites with less than 300 million yen (over $2.9 million) for each and this, according to the creators, is a fundamental step in Japan’s effort to carry out a low-cost space programme.