Boys

  • Rajasthani folk music group 'Barmer Boys' on a two-week US trip 18-04-2014 10:21 PM

    Keeping alive the centuries-old musical tradition of the Manganiyars, a hereditary caste of Muslim musicians in India's desert state of Rajasthan, the "Barmer Boys" are on a debut two week coast-to-coast US tour. Barely in their 30s and yet seasoned performers of Rajasthani folk and Sufi music, the group, during...
  • Madurai: Indigenous borewell robot saves 3-year old 17-04-2014 11:24 AM

    It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in Tirunelveli in southern Tamil Nadu. For M Manigandan, who along with his team is involved in operations to save children who...
  • Girls are more negetively affected by bad romantic relationships than boys, study finds 16-04-2014 01:37 PM

    Caught in a bad romantic relationship? Do not give a damn if things go wrong especially if you are a girl. Else, you may suffer mentally when romances unfold differently than you imagined. According to research, for adolescent girls, such a situation would lead to negative implications for their mental...
  • Backstreet Boy Nick Carter marries fiance Lauren Kitt 13-04-2014 05:30 PM

    Los Angeles: Backstreet Boys band member Nick Carter has got married to Lauren Kitt here. The two exchanged vows in southern California on April 12, reports femalefirst.co.uk. The singer, who previously dated socialite Paris Hilton, married his fiancee Kitt after he proposed with a seven-carat pear-shaped diamond ring in February...
  • Is it a girl? I hate girls! Hilarious video of little boy, who has two sisters, finding out he's about to have another 29-03-2014 03:49 PM

    When this little boy, who has two sisters, finds out he's about to have another, he goes bat crazy. It must clearly be tough for him to live in a household with three women. The father could have handled this better, given that the two other little girls were witness...
  • Backstreet Boys to join Spice Girls on their tour? 25-03-2014 05:43 PM

    Los Angeles: US band Backstreet Boys is reportedly in talks with the 1990s British girl band Spice Girls to join them on their tour. Backstreet Boys member Brian Littrell spilled the beans on the two bands possibly touring together soon, reports entertainmentwise.com. "We are actually in early talks about maybe...
  • California toddler survives 3-storey fall, saved by couple who threw a mattress under him before he plunged to the ground 20-03-2014 12:59 PM

    A California toddler survived a three-story fall, saved by a couple who were moving into a new home and threw a mattress under the boy before he plunged to the ground, fire officials and local media said. The couple called emergency responders after spotting the 3-year-old as he was about...
  • Manchester United's Theatre of Dreams set to welcome two Indian teens 16-03-2014 04:28 PM

    Kolkata: Two Indian teenagers, one the son of a sex worker and the other a street vendor, are among young players chosen to take part in a Manchester United Football Club training camp. Rajib Boy, whose mother earns 200 rupees (three dollars) a day, said he was dreaming big after...
  • In mother's absence, father is child's natural guardian: Bombay HC 02-03-2014 03:25 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has granted custody of a minor boy to his father, who was accused of murdering his wife, after observing that in the absence of a mother, a child's natural guardian is the father. A division bench of Justices PV Hardas and AS Gadkari was hearing...
  • Chinese boy stabs self with needles for scoring just 99 pc 02-03-2014 12:54 PM

    Beijing: In a shocking incident, a 9-year-old boy in China inserted four sewing needles into his stomach as a form of self-punishment for scoring 'only' 99-per cent in his exam. Doctors in Heilongjiang Province spent over two hours removing the needles that were buried in the child's stomach. The boy's...
  • 16-year-old missing boy's body found in open drain 27-02-2014 08:59 PM

    Body of a 16-year-old boy who had gone missing from his home was found in an open drain close to hishouse near here, police said. Victim Danish's body was found at Nayee-ki-Thadi in Amber, but his father smells a foul play by his close relatives, the police said. Danish was...
  • Indian-American boy locked in epic Spelling Bee tie 24-02-2014 09:02 PM

    An epic duel running into an astounding 66 rounds between a 13-year-old Indian-American boy and an 11-year-old girl in Missouri ended in a tie as the Spelling Bee organisers actually ran out of words. The battle at a branch of the Kansas City Public Library on Sunday was between Kush...
  • 10-year-old boy somodised by 2 men in a Jaroda Village jungle 22-02-2014 11:53 AM

    A 10-year-old child wasallegedly sodomised by two persons at Jaroda Village underMansoorpur Police Station in Muzaffarnagar district, the police said on Saturday. According to an FIR lodged by the parents of the victim,the boy was sodomised by the accused in a jungle on Friday.A case has been registered and search...
  • 24-year-old Manipuri man in critical condition after being stabbed in Delhi's Saket 11-02-2014 09:36 AM

    New Delhi: A day after two Manipuri boys landed up in hospital after being attacked, another youngster from the Northeastern state has been attacked in the national capital on Tuesday morning. In an apparent robbery attempt, the victim, a 24-year-old man, was stabbed in the stomach by unknown men. The...
  • Two Manipuri boys attacked in Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar 10-02-2014 03:27 PM

    New Delhi: Even as the debate over safety of people from north east gains heat, two Manipuri boys were attacked in Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar area on Sunday night. Unidentified men attacked the boys who are in their early 20s in Ambdekar Nagar at around 10 PM on Sunday. The victims...
  • Noida policeman arrested for sexually assaulting two boys 05-02-2014 07:37 PM

    An Uttar Pradesh Police constable was on Wednesday arrested for sexually exploiting two young boys in Noida, police said. The constable, identified as Gyan Singh, was on duty on a PCR van (Number 36) in Noida Feb 3 when he picked up the boys from the street and forced them...
  • Taniam death: Minister seeks suspension of Question Hour in Parliament 05-02-2014 09:45 AM

    New Delhi: Nido Taniam's death is likely to rock Parliament on Wednesday as it resumes the Winter session. Minister of State for Minority Affairs Ninong Ering has given a notice for the suspension of Question Hour in Parliament over the Arunachal boy's death. Taniam was beaten to death in Delhi's...
  • Arunachal boy death: MHA agrees to magisterial probe, sets up committee 04-02-2014 01:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry has agreed to a magisterial probe into the death of Nido Taniam, a young Arunachal student who died after being beaten by 5-6 men in Delhi last month. The Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal had sought a magisterial probe into the incident citing lack of...
  • Nido Taniam death: Police arrest 3, Kejriwal to meet protesters today 04-02-2014 08:30 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police acted fast and arrested three people in connection with the death of Arunachal student Nido Taniam after the High Court sent notices to the Delhi Government and the Centre seeking a report on the action taken by them. "Six people have been identified in the...
  • Arunachal boy death: L-G questions magisterial probe, HC takes cognisance 03-02-2014 01:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Lieutenant Governor today asked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal why a magisterial probe had been ordered into the killing of an Arunachal student in the capital last week. "If an FIR has been lodged by the police, why seek a separate magisterial probe?" the L-G's query said....
  • Modi hits out at AAP over Arunachal boy's death, midnight raid 02-02-2014 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday hit out the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government over the death of a boy from Arunachal Pradesh. While addressing a rally in Meerut, Modi said students from Northeast should be given security. He said, "This is the demand of the...
  • Argentina's Ever Banega joins Newell's on loan from Valencia 02-02-2014 12:46 PM

    Argentina midfielder Ever Banega has joined Newell's Old Boys on loan from Valencia for the rest of the season looking for regular playing time to prepare for the World Cup finals. "The loan will be effective until June 30, 2014 with an option to buy the midfielder's full transfer rights,...
  • Arunachal boy death: Three people detained, SC/ST Act added toFIR 01-02-2014 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst massive protests against the death of a student from Arunachal, Nido Taniam, the Delhi Police has assured of quick action and said that the viscera report will be ready within a week. "Delhi Police will do everything legally doable. Viscera report will be ready within a week....
  • Arunachal boy death: NE groups hold protests in Lajpat Nagar 01-02-2014 01:18 PM

    New Delhi: Protests have erupted after a student from Arunachal Pradesh, Nido Taniam, was allegedly beaten to death at a sweet shop in south Delhi. Groups from the North East are protesting in Lajpat Nagar, where the incident took place. Roughly 1000 students are at the scene and they're demanding...
  • Delhi Police denies dropping Arunachal boy back at shop, protests to begin 01-02-2014 10:21 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has denied reports that it dropped a young Arunachal student back at a sweet shop in south Delhi where he had earlier been beaten up. Nido Taniam, the son of a Congress MLA in Arunachal Pradesh, was found dead inside his room on Thursday. He...
  • Arunachal boy death: Protests planned today, parties play blame game 01-02-2014 08:59 AM

    New Delhi: It's politics as usual in Delhi. After the tragic death of a young Arunachal boy in the national capital, the parties are having a go at each other. "Where is the Delhi government?" Rajya Sabha MP and editor of the RSS Hindi weekly 'Panchajanya' Tarun Vijay asked. "No...
  • US: 8-year-old boy dies after saving six relatives from fire 24-01-2014 12:19 PM

    In a heroic act, an eight-year-old boy in the US saved six relatives from a house fire but died while saving his disabled grandfather. Tyler Doohan, from East Rochester, New York, was staying at the home of relatives in the nearby town of Penfield when he noticed a fire in...
  • 15-year-old boy allegedly rapes 7-year-old girl in Andhra Pradesh 13-01-2014 09:26 AM

    Visakhapatnam: A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 15-year-old boy at Yeguvapeta in Bheemunipatnam town in the district, police said. The minor girl's parents approached the Bheemunipatnam police and lodged a complaint against the accused, they said. He allegedly lured the girl, who is from the same community and...
  • Pakistani boy to be honoured for foiling suicide attack 10-01-2014 12:08 PM

    Islamabad: People in Pakistan are praising a teenage boy who residents and police say died this week while trying to stop a suicide bomber who was targeting his school in the country's violence-prone northwest. Local police official Raheem Khan said Thursday that 17-year-old Aitzaz Hasan died on Monday in a...
  • TN: Mosque official held for allegedly sodomising 8-year old boy 27-12-2013 10:05 PM

    Ramanathapuram (TN): An administrator of a mosque was arrested on Friday for allegedly sodomising an eight-year-old boy in Keezhakarai in the district, police said. Modhiar Siddique Ali of the Natham mosque, arrested on a complaint from the father of the victim, had also video-graphed his act using mobile phone and...