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  • 1137 teachers sacked over fake degree, invalid documents Yesterday

    Bihar government on Tuesday said that the services of 1137 fixed pay teachers in schools have been terminated as they had acquired the job on the basis of fake and invalid documents and initiated action against those responsible for their appointment. This was told by state Education Minister Brishen Patel in...
  • Woman who was stripped, assaulted goes missing from Patna hospital 2 days ago

    The middle-aged woman, who was stripped and assaulted in public for allegedly kidnapping two men, went missing on Monday from a Patna hospital where she undergoing treatment, officials said. Sangita Devi, in her 40s, was stripped and assaulted on Wednesday night for allegedly kidnapping two men who were involved in a...
  • Explosive materials found in scrap containers at Jaipur's Kanakpura railway station 3 days ago

    Explosive materials used for military purposes have been found in few containers of scrap at Kanakpura station in Jaipur, police said. "The containers came from Angola in southern Africa through a Singapore-based company Sunagro International and were found during a check at the station from July 1 to July 15," Investigating...
  • 'F.I.R.' in new avatar - with live audience 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Comic TV series F.I.R will be seen in a new avatar with its talented bunch of actors now performing on-stage with a live audience, which will be involved in the act too. The show's stage avatar promises to enthrall audiences with some thrilling action-packed performances and dynamic stunts, raising the...
  • Boy lynched by villagers on suspicion of being a thief 5 days ago

    An angry mob beat a youth to death at a village in Vaishali district early on Friday suspecting him of being a thief. The unidentified youth, in his 20s, was caught by some villagers when he was wandering in the village. Suspecting him a thief, the villagers mercilessly thrashed the youth and...
  • Brinda Karat seeks FIR against Ashok Singhal for 'threatening minorities' 6 days ago

    CPI(M) on July 17 demanded lodging an FIR against Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal for allegedly issuing 'warnings' through a daily to the minority community. "We demand filing of an FIR against Ashok Singhal for his interview in a newspaper that warned and threatened the country's minority community," party's Politburo member...
  • Sugar bags stolen from truck on Delhi-Dehradun highway 1 week ago

    Over 320 sugar bags were allegedly stolen from a truck by unidentified men at the Delhi-Dehradun highway near here, police said. According to the FIR lodged by the driver, 321 sugar bags were allegedly stolen from the truck by the assailants at gun-point, while the truck was on its way to...
  • Two minor girls gangraped in separate incidents 1 week ago

    Two minor girls were allegedly gangraped in separate incidents in Meerut, police said. The first incident took place on Monday night in Sarurpur area when the 14-year old girl had gone to fetch water, following which she was abducted by four youths at gun-point and taken to a jungle where they...
  • Daughter raped, man seeks FIR against MLA for helping accused July 15, 2014

    A plea by a man, whose daughter was allegedly gangraped by three men, seeking registration of a case against a ruling Samajwadi Party MLA, a circle officer and a chief medical officer has been accepted by a local court here. Chief Judicial Magistrate Puneet Kumar Gupta on Monday fixed July 26...
  • Woman succumbs to burn injuries after being allegedly set on fire by occultist July 15, 2014

    A 40-year-old woman succumbed to her burn injuries on Tueday at a government hospital here, after being allegedly set on fire by an occultist. The woman was 'set' ablaze on Monday at her house when a tantrik (occultist) identified as Chotelal alias Baba Yadav, had came to treat her while she...
  • BDO, panchayat samiti chief assaulted by MLA supporters July 12, 2014

    A Block Development Officer (BDO) and a chief of a panchayat samiti were allegedly assaulted by the supporters of an Independent MLA on Friday. Lesligung BDO Angarnath Swarnakar and chief of panchayat samiti Sangita Devi were allegedly assaulted by the supporters of Independent MLA Videsh Singh at the BDO's official chamber. An...
  • Man by three motorcycle-borne miscreants in Buxar July 10, 2014

    One person was shot dead by three motorcycle-borne miscreants at Dhansoi Bazaar area of Bihar's Buxar district on Thursday, police said. The deceased has been identified as Surendra Prasad Singh (46), they said, adding that the murder was a fall out of old enmity. "Criminals shot the middle-aged man and he died...
  • Three Naxals arrested in separate operations in West Singhbhum district July 10, 2014

    Acting on information, the district armed police and CRPF launched a search operation in Goirabeda jungle under Manoharpur police station and intercepted two persons travelling on a motorcycle on Wednesday, Superintendent of Police NK Singh said. Singh told a press conference that the duo identified as Radhe Shyam Soy and Sukhdeo...
  • FIR against Dhankar for 'Bihari brides' remark, government seeks data on girls sent to Haryana for marriage July 8, 2014

    A JD(U) MLA on Tuesday lodged an FIR in Patna demanding the arrest of Haryana BJP leader O P Dhankar for his controversial 'Bihari bride for Haryana boys' remark. Manjit Kumar Singh, JD(U) MLA from Baikunthpur in Gopalganj district, lodged the FIR against Dhankar under various sections of the IPC with...
  • Uttar Pradesh government sends report on Kanth violence to Centre July 7, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday said that it has sent a report on the recent incidence of violence in Kanth in Moradabad district to the Centre. The issue of holding of a 'mahapanchayat' in Kanth area last week had turned into a violent protest. The government has sent its report on...
  • Hutara village: Married woman allegedly raped July 4, 2014

    A married woman was on Friday allegedly raped in Hutara village of Ramgarh police station in Palamau district, police said. The incident occurred after the woman went out to relieve herself when, the accused person, Bhola Yadav pounced on her and committed the crime, police said. The victim was also assaulted when...
  • Jharkhand CM meets unemployed people duped by agency July 4, 2014

    Around 90 people on Friday met Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren and narrated him how an agency, which was suppose to convince Naxalites to surrender and get benefits, asked them to pose as Naxals so that they could get a job in the police department under the policy. Soren consoled the...
  • Irregularities in MGNREGS: FIR against panchayat chief, 6 others July 3, 2014

    An FIR has lodged against Harikaranpur gram panchayat pradhan and six others in connection with irregularities in implementation of central rural job scheme and misuse of funds. Jamo block development officer Brij Bhan Singh lodged the FIR at Jamo police station on Thursday against pradhan Ms Isadul and her brother-in law...
  • Woman beaten to death by husband, in-laws after she failed to fulfil dowry demands July 2, 2014

    A 26-year-old woman was allegedly beaten to death by her husband and in-laws after she failed to fulfil their dowry demands, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday at Khatauli town in the district, they said. Ayesha got married to Irshad in Khatoli on May 30, 2010. Later, a...
  • Police complaint registered against TMC MP Tapas Pal July 1, 2014

    Kolkata: More trouble is in store for Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal as a police complaint has been filed against him for his controversial remarks wherein he said that he would send party workers to rape women in the opposition party. A BJP worker in Nadia, West Bengal, has registered a...
  • Agriculture Department conducts drive to check sale of poor quality seeds and fertilisers June 29, 2014

    To curb sale of poor quality seeds and fertilisers, Madhya Pradesh Agriculture Department conducted a drive to check quality of the two farming products and also took punitive measures against companies. "The drive was launched to check quality of seeds and fertilisers and the department took punitive measures including registration of...
  • Dalit girl raped by her neighbou in Ballia June 28, 2014

    A 20-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour at Narhi police station area in Ballia, police said on Saturday. The accused, living in the girl's neighbourhood, called her on Friday under the pretext of going to a wedding ceremony, following which he raped her, KC Goswami, Additional Superintendent of...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Bail plea of murder accused rejected June 27, 2014

    A local court has rejected the bail plea of a man accused in a murder case during the Muzaffarnagar riots. District and Sessions Judge Vijai Luxchmi on Thursday rejected the bail plea of the accused Gautem in Bahawdi killing case. According to the prosecution, a youth Aman was shot dead by the...
  • Youth beaten to death allegedly over love affair by unidentified persons June 26, 2014

    An 18-year-old youth was beaten to death allegedly over a love affair by some unidentified persons in Gadwar area on Thursday, a senior officer said. Superintendent of Police RB Singh said Siddharth was having an affair with a girl from the past two years which was being opposed by the latter's...
  • Two shot dead over minor dispute June 26, 2014

    Two persons were allegedly shot dead by three assailants over a minor dispute in Kathala village under Pipri police station area here, police said on Thursday. Surendra Yadav (30) and his uncle Om Prakash (55) were shot dead last night by one Dhara Singh Yadav and two others, SP RP Singh...
  • Woman found dead under suspicious circumstances at her in-laws house, family alleges dowry killing June 25, 2014

    A woman was found dead under suspicious circumstances at her in-laws house in Chamanganj area of the city, with her parents alleging that she was murdered for dowry. Kalim Akhtar, husband of deceased Shaheen Bano (30), said that she committed suicide by setting herself on fire on Tuesday but her parents...
  • Austrian national arrested for illegal stay June 25, 2014

    A 24-year-old Austrian National has been arrested from Madhuban colony here, for illegally staying in India and his passport confiscated, police said on Wednesday. The Austrian resident identified as Michel Ronalter landed in Delhi on February 19 last year on a tourist visa and came to Vrindavan ten days ago, according...
  • Chhattisgarh authorities discover Rs 20 crore tax fraud June 24, 2014

    The Commercial Tax Department of Chhattisgarh has ordered registration of FIR against 32 firms for evading altogether Rs 20 crore of tax by issuing bogus bills. These firms, most of them just shell-companies, submitted bogus bills for the amount totalling Rs 400 crore, said Secretary of Commercial Tax Department RS Vishwakarma. Tax-payer...
  • NIA takes over probe into terror plot; files FIR June 21, 2014

    Chennai: Taking over the probe into a terror plot allegedly hatched to target US and Israeli consulates in South India, National Investigation Agency on Saturday filed an FIR in a special court here. The FIR naming arrested suspected ISI agent Zakir Hussain was filed in the Special Court for bomb...
  • Three revenue officials booked for submitting fake certificates June 20, 2014

    An FIR was on Friday registered against three revenue department officials for allegedly submitting fake educational certificates while applying for their jobs. The report was registered after a complaint was received by District Magistrate M K Swami B alleging that the three 'Lekhpals'--Nandji Ram, Sitaram Verma and Ramshankar Singh, who were working...