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  • Mumbai photojournalist gangrape: Sentence to be announced on Wednesday 25-03-2014 04:53 PM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court adjourned the hearing on the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case till Wednesday. The court will decide quantum of sentencing in the gangrape case. Four men were convicted by the court last week and three of them have also been found guilty of gangraping an 18-year-old telephone...
  • Campa Cola compound case: Residents remain adamant, refuse to move out 12-11-2013 09:25 AM

    Mumbai: The Campa Cola housing colony residents in Mumbai have refused to move out of the compund. Only 10 out of 96 unauthorised in the Campa Cola society have been vacated till now. The aggressive social media campaign also seems to have yielded no result. The Supreme Court had set...
  • Mumbai: CB files chargesheet in the 2nd gangrape case at Shakti Mills 08-10-2013 05:15 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch on Tuesday filed a chargesheet in the gangrape case of an 18-year-old girl at the the deserted Shakti Mills compound in Mahalaxmi. An 18-year-old telephone operator was allegedly gangraped by five men at the Shakti Mills compound on July 31, three of the accused are...
  • Compounder shot dead by unidentified men on his way back home 02-10-2013 12:43 PM

    A nursing home compounder was allegedly shot dead by unidentified men when he was returning from Khatoli to his village Shayampur in Muzaffarnagar district, police said on Wednesday. Balesh Kumar (27) was shot dead on Tuesday, they said. A case has been registered and efforts are on to arrest the...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Defence lawyer accuses police of intimidation 20-09-2013 08:16 AM

    A metropolitan magistrate's court in Mumbai on Thursday directed the Mumbai Police to probe allegations made by one of the defence lawyers in the photojournalist gangrape case that some policemen threatened him and asked him to pull out of the case. Advocate Moin Khan, who represents Kasim Bengali, one of...
  • Compounder arrested for raping 13-year-old girl at govt health centre 15-09-2013 09:09 PM

    Raipur: A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 45-year-old compounder at a government primary health centre in Jashpur district of northern Chhattisgarh, police said on Sunday. "Nirbhay Singh Paikra (45), a compounder at the primary health centre in Kardega village in the Tapkara police station area, has been arrested...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Chargesheet likely to be filed this week 15-09-2013 01:51 PM

    Speeding up legal proceedings in the photojournalist's gangrape case that triggered nationwide outrage, Mumbai police is all set file a charge sheet against five accused in a couple of days. "We are giving final touch to the charge sheet of the gangrape case with whatever evidences we have collected so...
  • Bombay HC orders fencing at the Shakti Mills Compound 06-09-2013 04:45 PM

    Mumbai: After several cases of gangrape were reported from the Shakti Mills compound in Mumbai including that of a photojournalist, the Bombay High Court has observed that the site must be fenced off and made more visible. The court said that halogen lights must be placed inside the Mill compound...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Forensic experts examine crime spot 27-08-2013 02:54 PM

    Forensic experts from Gujarat and Delhi on Tuesday arrived in Mumbai to collect the evidence at the Shakti Mills compound where a photojournalist was gangraped six days ago. Carrying the necessary equipment, the two teams from Central Forensic Science Laboratory and Gujarat Forensic Science Laboratory are thoroughly examining the defunct...
  • Rajasthan: Billionaire compounder of a government hospital arrested 04-07-2013 09:57 AM

    Jaipur: A compounder at a government hospital, but a billionare, Mahesh Chandra Sharma was arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau in Jaipur for accepting a bribe. In a brief period of time Sharma amassed assets worth Rs 200 crore, which includes a hospital worth Rs 22 crore. Mahesh Chandra Sharma landed...
  • Afghanistan: 3 Indians killed in Taliban suicide attack 03-07-2013 12:53 AM

    New Delhi: Three Indians were on Tuesday killed in a Taliban suicide attack on a NATO supply company's compound in Kabul. The three Indians were working in a housing compound, when the Taliban attack began with a suicide bomb in a large truck. Two or three insurgents fought guards for...
  • Afghanistan: NATO compound in Kabul attacked; 6 killed 02-07-2013 10:21 AM

    Kabul: Militants blew up a suicide car bomb at the gate to a NATO compound in Kabul early Tuesday and attacked guards with small-arms fire, killing four guards and two civilians, police said. All four suicide attackers were also killed. Kabul provincial police chief Mohammad Ayuob Salangi said the powerful...
  • Mumbai: SC stays demolition of buildings in Campa Cola compound 02-05-2013 06:04 PM

    New Delhi: In a relief to the residents of Campa Cola compound in Worli in Mumbai, the Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the demolition of buildings and granted five months to flat owners to vacate the premises. A bench headed by Justice GS Singhvi, however, said that no further time...
  • Mumbai: Campa Cola residents face homeless future 28-04-2013 08:51 AM

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued eviction notices to around 200 families in Worli's posh Campa Cola Compound after a landmark Supreme Court judgement. The residents are preparing to face the demolition squads starting Monday that will raze all illegal floors in the cluster of buildings. While the...
  • Mumbai: 24 dead, over 64 injured in Thane building collapse 05-04-2013 06:15 AM

    Thane: Twenty four people were killed and over 64 injured when a seven-storied under-construction building collapsed in Thane on Thursday, Disaster Management Control Cell of the Thane Municipal Corporation said. A case of culpable homicide has been registered against the builder, who remains untraceable. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and...
  • Mumbai: 9 feared dead, over 40 injured in building collapse 04-04-2013 08:33 PM

    Mumbai: Nearly nine people died and over 40 people were injured when an under-construction building in Thane collapsed partially on Thursday evening. The incident took place at 6.30 pm following which fire tenders and medical teams were rushed to the spot. Sources say that many more are feared buried under...
  • Abandoned Gaddafi homes reveal lavish lifestyle 01-09-2011 12:29 PM

    Tripoli: The gold-plated cutlery and crystal champagne glasses, the Versace and Armani suits and rows of unworn designer shoes, are all that remain at the luxurious seaside compounds of the children of Muammar Gaddafi. The fancy beach villas are testimony to the fact that the Gaddafis not only ruled Libya,...
  • Treating cancer with gold? 09-08-2011 02:07 PM

    Washington: Using gold as a potential treatment for cancer could soon become a reality, thanks to a combination of imaging techniques. An international team, led by University of Western Australia and Griffith University, has described how using two imaging techniques can allow scientists to see where gold complexes used in...
  • Abbottabad: A month after Osama killing 30-05-2011 09:37 AM

    Few people in the West had even heard of the small town in Pakistan where Al Qaeda leader bin Laden was hiding. ...
  • CIA team to examine Osama's Abbottabad compound 27-05-2011 12:25 AM

    Washington: Pakistan has agreed to allow a CIA forensic team to examine the compound in Abbottabad where Osama bin Laden was killed and the US agency will use sophisticated equipment to search for possible Al-Qaeda materials hidden inside walls at the site. US officials said the CIA team may arrive...
  • 'Osama may have lived in Pakistan for 7 years' 07-05-2011 01:36 PM

    Islamabad: Al Qaeda has acknowledged that Osama bin Laden is dead, dispelling the doubts of some Muslims over whether the militant group's leader had really been killed by US forces, and vowed to mount more attacks on the West. The announcement on Friday by the Islamist militant organisation, which promised...
  • What Obama saw during Osama raid 05-05-2011 12:16 PM

    While US special forces ambushed bin Laden, Obama got live feeds coming in from the helmet cam of the Navy seals. ...
  • Was Pakistan aware of Osama's presence? 05-05-2011 09:43 AM

    CNN's Nic Robertson shows how close Osama's compound was to the Pakistan's military academy. ...
  • A herbal cure for cervical cancer 19-01-2011 07:12 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Scientists in Malaysia have claimed to have isolated a natural compound from a local plant which could prevent and treat the dreaded cervical cancer in women. A team of researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia has discovered a natural compound, isolated from a local herbal plant named "lempoyang" which...
  • Power of compounding 07-02-2008 02:09 PM

    Sydney: Australia's tour to Sri Lanka in August is in doubt after Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) trimmed its budget, specially the security bill which was slashed from $445,000 to just $81,000. Though Sri Lankan Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage assured that security would not be compromised, Cricket Australia (CA) is not...