Shocking

  • Inflated electric bill shocks Ghaziabad consumer, turns CJ to fight his case 24-03-2014 10:40 AM

    In this report, CJ Aftab Ahmed is highlighting the erroneous electricity billing by the Ghaziabad electricity department. Aftab has been billed for more than four lakh rupees towards his monthly electricity charges which he claims is way above his usage. ...
  • 66-year-old Chinese man goes to doctor, finds out he's a woman 05-06-2013 03:10 PM

    Beijing: In a shocking discovery, a 66-year-old "apparently" male patient in Hong Kong found himself to be a woman when he went to a hospital seeking treatment for abdominal swelling. Doctors found that the the swelling was a cyst on his ovary and he was in fact a woman. The...
  • Lucknow Police allegedly gave 5-yr-old electric shocks 10-04-2013 07:17 PM

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued a notice to Uttar Pradesh Police for allegedly "torturing" a five-year-old boy by subjecting him to electric shocks. "The NHRC has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that in an alleged case of theft, a five-year-old boy...
  • Casio releases new G-Shock watch 29-11-2012 02:09 PM

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  • Tiny shocks help schizophrenics do better 01-08-2011 11:53 AM

    Sydney: Brain function in schizophrenia improves after being subjected to very mild, painless electrical currents through electrodes on the scalp. In a recent study using a technique called transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS), scientists from Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) have shown that brain function in schizophrenics can improve after applying...
  • Sneak peek: Bottle Shock, a film for wine afficiandos 05-07-2008 02:30 AM

    A new channel carried out a sting operation exposing umpires agreeing to fix Twenty20 matches in return for financial benefits. ...
  • Electric shocks, boot camp for Chinese Net nuts 21-12-2007 05:09 PM

    Nagpur: Smarting from a seven-wicket thrashing by Australia here on Friday, New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori hoped his team can bounce back in the World Cup. The loss at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium in Jamtha here was New Zealand's 15th in 18 matches and Vettori admitted that the...
  • Teacher gives electric shock to kids, out on bail 20-12-2007 03:50 AM

    Ahmedabad: Emphasising on the importance of keeping wickets intact, Australia captain Ricky Ponting said preserving wickets till the middle overs and negotiating the spinners will be key to their strategy in the remainder of the World Cup matches. After commencing their title defence in style with an emphatic 91-run victory...