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  • Delhi teen stabbing: The responses of these eye-witnesses will shock you 9 hours 26 minutes ago

    A 17-year-old boy, stabbed on the streets of the capital on Wednesday, died while being questioned by the police. A mobile phone footage has shown that crucial time was lost when he was being interrogated instead of being taken to the hospital. ...
  • Mourners urge black Americans to take action 2 days ago

    St. Louis: The mourners filled an enormous church to remember Michael Brown - recalling him as a "gentle giant," aspiring rapper and recent high school graduate on his way to a technical college. But the funeral that unfolded on Monday was about much more than the black 18-year-old who lay in...
  • UN chief urges restraint after protests over teen's killing in US August 19, 2014

    United Nations: As protests intensify over the killing of an American teenager in Missouri, UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday urged all parties to exercise restraint and for authorities to respect the right to peaceful assembly. According to Ban's spokesperson, the UN chief is aware that US federal authorities have announced...
  • US teen death: Obama appeals for calm as Ferguson remains tense, assures probe August 19, 2014

    Police on Monday enforced a curfew against protesters angry at the death of a black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson. US President Barack Obama said, "The Justice Department has opened an independent federal civil rights investigation into the death of Michael Brown. They are on the ground...
  • US troops on streets after police shooting protests August 19, 2014

    Ferguson (US): US National Guard troops deployed in a suburban Missouri town on Monday as authorities struggled to contain week-old protests triggered when a police officer shot dead an unarmed black teenager. State Governor Jay Nixon lifted an overnight curfew as the soldiers arrived, but tempers were running high amid ongoing...
  • Police hurl tear gas at US protesters in Ferguson August 18, 2014

    Ferguson: Riot police on Sunday hurled tear gas and marched on rioters in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson, wracked by race riots since police shot dead an unarmed black teenager. Police in body armor, gas masks and marching with armored vehicles moved in to disperse the mob of mostly young...
  • Curfew re-imposed in Missouri city where black teen shot by police August 18, 2014

    Ferguson: Authorities on Sunday imposed a midnight curfew for the second night a row in the tense St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teen was shot to death last week by police. They blocked off at least one street to vehicle traffic before the sun even set. The move came...
  • Police enforce curfew against protesters in Ferguson, Missouri August 17, 2014

    Ferguson: Police enforced a curfew against protesters angry at the shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, clearing the streets of demonstrators early on Sunday during a tense standoff. "You must disperse immediately," a law enforcement official warned over a loudspeaker as police slowly...
  • Missouri Governor declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson August 17, 2014

    Ferguson(US): Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew in a St Louis suburb where police and protesters have clashed after a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer a week ago. Nixon said on Saturday that though many protesters were...
  • Officer in Missouri shooting unaware teen was a suspect: Police August 16, 2014

    Ferguson: Minutes before a police officer shot him dead, Michael Brown had become a suspect in the theft of cigars from a store, according to police reports released on Friday after days of protests in a St. Louis suburb over the unarmed black teenager's death. But what, if anything, that had...
  • Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort among Teen Choice Awards winners August 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort of "The Fault in Our Stars" rode a victorious wave at the Teen Choice Awards. The actors were honored with several prizes at Sunday's fan-favorite extravaganza, including choice drama movie actor and breakout movie star for Elgort and choice drama and action movie actress...
  • Suspected revenge killing sparks Jerusalem clashes July 2, 2014

    Jerusalem: The suspected abduction of an Arab teen followed by the discovery of a body in Jerusalem on Wednesday ignited clashes between Israeli police and stone-throwing Palestinians, who saw it as a revenge attack for the killing of three Israeli teens in the West Bank. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said authorities...
  • Israel launches Gaza air strike after bodies of 3 missing teens found July 1, 2014

    Jerusalem: Israel bombed dozens of sites in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, striking at Hamas after finding the bodies of three missing teenagers whose abduction and killing it blames on the Palestinian Islamist group. Israel's security cabinet, which held an emergency session late on Monday and was due to meet again...
  • 2 Palestinians killed as Israel searches for teens June 22, 2014

    Jerusalem: Israel's military says troops have shot dead one Palestinian, and a Palestinian medical official says another was killed, as the army searches for three missing teens and looks to dismantle the Islamic militant group Hamas. The army says a Palestinian man in the Nablus area approached soldiers in a...
  • Netanyahu speaks to Abbas about three abducted Israeli teens June 17, 2014

    Jerusalem: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday and said he expected him to help in efforts to find three Israeli teenagers abducted in the occupied West Bank. "I expect you to help in the return of the kidnapped youngsters and in catching the abductors," a...
  • US teens are drinking less, texting more: Study June 15, 2014

    New York: American teens are smoking less, drinking less and fighting less. But they're texting behind the wheel and spending a lot of time on video games and computers, according to the government's latest study of worrisome behaviour. Generally speaking, the news is good. Most forms of drug use, weapons use...
  • Why young people share almost everything online May 8, 2014

    New York: Danah Boyd has made a name for herself at the research division of Microsoft for painstaking work examining social media, Big Data and the tension between public and private lives, but it's her teens'-eye view of the digital world that sets her apart. Now, Boyd has written her first...
  • US teen posts video 'Me driving like an idiot' on YouTube showing him crashing into multiple cars, arrested May 7, 2014

    A US teen has been arrested after posting a video of himself titled 'Me driving like an idiot' on YouTube that showed him crashing into multiple cars. Eighteen-year-old Robert Kelley from Florida was charged with two counts of leaving the scene of a crash with injuries after posting the video clip...
  • Watch plane stowaway Yahya Abdi's unbelievable story: Hawaii releases video showing the teen hopping from a jet's wheel well May 7, 2014

    The security footage looks unassuming at first: a Hawaiian Airlines jet parked at a gate at the Maui airport under overcast skies, and workers going through their regular routine. Then, the 15-year-old's legs dangle briefly from the plane's belly and he drops to the concrete. Hawaii transportation officials released video Tuesday...
  • US: 14 teens break into mansion, charged for $ 1 million damage March 19, 2014

    Authorities have filed criminal charges against 14 teenagers who allegedly broke into a Southern California mansion and held a party that caused more than USD 1 million in damage and losses, including the theft of a stuffed snow leopard. Los Angeles County prosecutors announced the charges on Tuesday. Authorities say the...
  • 16-year-old boy robs bank in Germany with fake gun January 27, 2014

    A 16-year-old boy held up a bank in Germany with his toy gun before making off with a four-figure sum, but was quickly arrested while trying to flee on a bicycle. The teenager tried to escape to Austria after robbing the bank in the Bavarian town of Bad Fuessing, southern Germany,...
  • I can't wait to have a beautiful wife and little kids: Justin Bieber August 23, 2013

    London: Teen pop star Justin Bieber can't wait to get married but insists he is not forcing things along and is waiting for fate to take control. The 19-year-old singer, who is known for his on/off relationship with Selena Gomez, admits his main priority in the future is to settle...
  • FBI probes nude photo extortion of Miss Teen USA August 17, 2013

    The FBI is investigating allegations that the newly crowned Miss Teen USA was the victim of someone who hacked into a webcam in her Southern California bedroom several months ago in an attempt to extort nude photographs from her. Agents believe they have identified the person behind the alleged "sextortion"...
  • 'Twilight Saga', 'One Direction' big winners at Teen Choice Awards August 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II' and British boy band One Direction were among the big winners at the Teen Choice Awards. The final movie in the popular vampire franchise picked up seven prizes at the ceremony held in the Gibson Amphitheatre here, reported Us magazine. The...
  • Delhi: Teen beaten to death by friends for refusing money for smoking August 11, 2013

    New Delhi: A 16-year-old boy was beaten to death by three of his juvenile friends after he complained to an accused's mother about their bid to extort money for smoking, police said Sunday. Sandeep, a Class 9 student, was assaulted in Pandav Nagar in east Delhi Saturday night, police said. Sandeep,...
  • Hyderabad pothole menace: Municipality says roads can be repaired only when rains subside July 24, 2013

    The Hyderabad municipality has said that it will not be able to repair the pothole unless the rains subside. The municipality's announcement came after a 17-year-old girl died after she fell off a scooter into a pothole and was run over by a bus in Hyderabad on Wednesday. ...
  • Madhuri Dixit gears up for debut performance at IIFA June 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Known for her iconic dance moves, Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit is all set to make her debut at the IIFA and says she is very excited about it. The 14th edition of Videocon DDB IIFA (International Indian Film Academy) weekend will start July 4 and the actress will perform on...
  • 'Fukrey' earns Rs 5.72 crore in two days June 16, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems director Mrighdeep Singh Lamba's 'Fukrey' is receiving the positive word of mouth publicity. The business of the film on Saturday escalated and is likely to be better on Sunday. Trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's collection on the first two days...
  • Teens migrating to Twitter, complain about too much drama on Facebook May 22, 2013

    Washington: Twitter is booming as a social media destination for teenagers who complain about too many adults and too much drama on Facebook, according to a new study published Tuesday about online behaviour. It said teens are sharing more personal information about themselves even as they try to protect their...