Bodies

  • It's official. If you are obsessed with selfies you may be mentally ill, warn psychologists 14-04-2014 03:42 PM

    London: Taking lots of selfies is not an addiction but a symptom of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD), psychologists warn. "Two out of three of all the patients who come to see me with Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) since the rise of camera phones have a compulsion to repeatedly take and...
  • Apex Muslim body serves legal notice to VK Malhotra 06-04-2014 02:47 PM

    BJP leader VK Malhotra has been served a legal notice by All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawaratfor allegedly causing "damage to secular fabric" by his controversial statement that Jamia Nagar and Batla House have become safe havens for terrorists. The organisation said such statements could flare communal passions and pose a threat...
  • Corpses of suspected lovers found in well 20-03-2014 08:44 PM

    Corpses of a boy and a girl, suspected to be lovers, were pulled out from a well at Baroli village in Dholpur district, on Thursday, police said. The bodies were discovered by a group of women who came to fetch water from the well.The deceased have been identified as Puja...
  • Body of a newborn baby found in Mohnish Bahl's farmhouse 23-02-2014 02:04 PM

    Mumbai: Police are investigating how the body of a newborn girl came to be found in Bollywood and TV actor Mohnish Bahl's swimming pool. The discovery was made at Mohnish's farm house in Kharegaon area here by a security guard. A police official said the body was highly decomposed. Doctors...
  • TN: TCS employee's body found in a decomposed state 22-02-2014 03:53 PM

    Chennai: A 24-year-old TCS employee's body was found in a highly decomposed state nine days after she went missing. The body was found half a kilometre from TCS office inside government IT park SIPCOT. Kanchipuram district police have registered a case of suspicious death and are investigating the matter. The...
  • Rajasthan industry welcomes state's interim budget 20-02-2014 09:18 PM

    Trade and industry bodies om Thursday welcomed the interim budget of Rajasthan, saying that thegovernment has focused on fiscal consolidation. "The focus of the chief minister to keep fiscal eficitbelow 3 per cent, checking the fiscal deficit at 2.86 per centfor the current fiscal year is really commendable," Ratnesh PKashyap,...
  • Move over fingerprints, body odour to be used for biometric ID 07-02-2014 03:08 PM

    New York: Facial recognition, fingerprints and iris scans are passe - the latest biometric identification method on the block is, hold your breath, body odour! Researchers at Spain's Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, in collaboration with tech firm IIia Sistemas SL, are developing a system that can verify people by their...
  • CJ Madhevraj highlights the polluted condition of a lake in Bangalore 02-02-2014 12:43 PM

    CJ Madhevraj reports on the polluted state of a fresh water lake in Bangalore. The condition of Varthur Lake is deteriorating all thanks to the unfiltered sewage that flows into it. ...
  • Over Rs 300 crore property tax due to EDMC from government bodies 16-01-2014 01:31 PM

    New Delhi: Property tax worth over Rs 300 crore is due from various government entities to the East Delhi Municipal Corporation, which has asked its department to come hard on defaulters, a senior official of the civic body said on Thursday. "Property tax worth Rs 309 crore is due from...
  • South Asian rights bodies support Devyani Khobragade's maid 11-01-2014 01:12 PM

    A coalition of South Asian rights bodies in the US has came out in support of Devyani Khobragade's maid Sangeeta Richard, who has claimed that she suffered while working for the Indian diplomat. "We stand with Sangeeta Richard and call upon our community members to support her and domestic workers...
  • Beheaded body of man found 10-01-2014 10:47 AM

    A beheaded body of a man was on Friday found in Sirsaganj area in the district. The body was recovered from Girdhari Lal Inter College on Friday morning, station officer Dheeraj Pal said. He said efforts are being made to identify the victim. ...
  • Delhi: Body of newborn girl found dumped in garbage, probe ordered 06-01-2014 11:22 PM

    New Delhi: The body of a newborn girl, which was supposed to be preserved in the mortuary of Mata Chanan Devi hospital in the national capital, was found lying in a bio-waste truck outside its premises on Monday morning. Later in the day, Delhi government ordered an inquiry into the...
  • Nagaland: Nine decomposed bodies found, police yet to get a lead 05-01-2014 11:12 AM

    Dimapur: A day after nine highly decomposed bodies of unidentified persons was discovered buried in gorge by the local police in Dimapur, no leads have yet been made in the case. Police discovered the bodies lying atop each other on Friday night, Dimapur SP V Z Angami said on Saturday....
  • Nagaland: Nine decomposed bodies found in Dimapur 04-01-2014 05:45 PM

    Highly decomposed bodies of nine unidentified persons, who were blindfolded with hands tied up, have been found buried in a gorge near Chumukedima in Dimapur district of Nagaland. Police discovered the bodies lying atop each other on Friday night, Dimapur SP V Z Angami said on Saturday. The victims were...
  • Lauren Gottlieb turned Santa for underprivileged kids 25-12-2013 03:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actress-dancer Lauren Gottlieb recently celebrated Christmas with the children of Smile Foundation, a national level development organisation, and she said it was the 'best way' to celebrate the festival. Apart from cutting a Christmas cake with the children, the actress from Scottsdale, Arizona, US, also gave away gifts to...
  • Indian charged with murder in headless body case in Singapore 20-12-2013 01:09 PM

    An Indian was charged in Singapore with murdering his friend's wife, another Indian national on Friday whose decapitated body was found in a canal last week. The accused was identified in sub courts as Gursharan Singh, 25, who police had previously said was a friend of the victim Jasvinder Kaur's...
  • Bollywood's surprise hits of 2013 07-12-2013 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: While roping in popular names is the most reliable way for films to rake in the moolah, 2013 saw several projects that featured new faces and didn't rely on typical an cliched elements to churn out box office hits. We bring to you a list of films that...
  • AAI plans to install full-body scanners at 2 airports in India 01-12-2013 11:45 AM

    Mumbai: The national airports operator Airports Authority of India (AAI) will soon install millimeter-wave technology-based full-body scanners at two non-metro airports on a trial basis, sources have said. So far, none of the 125 AAI-run and five privately-operated airports have such a crucial security equipment. "We have received two full-body...
  • Bihar government pioneered 'toilets first' slogan: Nitish 20-11-2013 11:40 AM

    Patna: In an apparent reference to Narendra Modi's 'toilets first, temples later' remark, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said the Bihar government had pioneered the slogan in 2007. "Officials popularised the concept among the people, but some people are now talking about toilet first and temple later," he...
  • Google Maps shows body of 14-year-old boy; father wants it to be taken down 19-11-2013 10:11 AM

    Richmond: A San Francisco Bay Area man wants Google Maps to remove an aerial image that shows the body of his 14-year-old son, who was shot and killed in 2009. Jose Barrera told KTVU-TV over the weekend that he became aware of the image of his son Kevin earlier in...
  • Pune: Bodies of missing advertising professionals recovered 07-11-2013 02:19 PM

    Pune: The bodies of all the four advertising professionals who went missing while travelling from Pune to Goa have been recovered from the Neera river in Maharashtra. While one body was recovered on Wednesday evening, three others were found on Thursday. All the four bodies have been sent for a...
  • WB: Five men detained for allegedly raping, killing woman 03-11-2013 03:14 PM

    The body of a woman who was allegedly raped and killed was found in a field near her home at a village in West Bengal's Burdwan district leading to the detention of five people, police said on Sunday. The body of the 32-year-old woman was found in a half-naked condition...
  • Ad hoc body to run cricket administration in HP 29-10-2013 06:29 PM

    Dharamsala: Justifying his actions of cancelling the land lease with HPCA, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday said that an ad-hoc body has been formed to run the cricket affairs in the state and all the matches will be held as scheduled. "An ad hoc body has been...
  • WB: Body of girl found, family alleges gangrape 28-10-2013 07:11 PM

    The disrobed body of a young girl was found near her home in Burdwan leading to allegations by her family that she was gangraped and killed. The girl had been missing since Friday evening when she left her home at Shibpur village, 8 km from Burdwan, for her tuition and...
  • Delhi: Woman's body found hanging from a tree in GTB Hospital 28-10-2013 10:49 AM

    New Delhi: A 32-years-old woman's body was found hanging from a tree inside the premises of in New Delhi's Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital on Monday. The discovery of the dead body sent shock waves throughout the hospital. The police have sent the body for a post mortem. The police were...
  • Cyclonic storm brewing over Bay of Bengal 08-10-2013 04:44 PM

    Bhubaneswar: The weatherman Tuesday warned that a depression has formed over the Bay of Bengal which could intensify into a deep depression and then into a cyclonic storm by Wednesday. The depression has formed over north-Andaman Sea and was centred about 1450 km east-southeast of Paradip, in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district,...
  • N Srinivasan set to stay as BCCI chief 23-09-2013 08:56 PM

    New Delhi: In less than a week from now the BCCI will meet in Chennai to elect a new president and indications are that despite all recent upheavals, N Srinivasan will stay on in the job for another year. The voluminous Mumbai Police chargesheet that on Saturday sent shockwaves through...
  • Over 80 percent polling in Bengal civic polls, Left alleges rigging 22-09-2013 12:23 AM

    Over 80 percent polling was reported in elections to 12 civic bodies in West Bengal on Saturday, amid allegations of electoral malpractices and rigging levelled by opposition Left Front which "withdrew" candidates and demanded re-poll in two municipalities. The LF announced it was "withdrawing" all candidates and polling agents in...
  • Modi as PM candidate fails to have effect as BJP suffers in Odisha urban polls 21-09-2013 05:21 PM

    Bhubaneswar: The Odisha unit of the BJP which banked heavily on the party's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, emerged as the worst sufferer among the major political parties in the Urban Local Bodies (ULB) elections, results of which were announced on Friday. The saffron party which had formed councils in...
  • Man kills wife, dumps her body in well 16-09-2013 03:01 PM

    A man allegedly killed his wife and dumped her body in a well at Goriari village in Bihar's Jamui district, police sources said on Monday. Body of the woman, identified as Somi Devi (20), was recovered on Monday from the well in Goriari village after the villagers informed the local...