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  • J&K: 2 BSF soldiers killed in terrorist attack in Pulwama 4 days ago

    Srinagar: Two Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers were killed and four others were injured when terrorists claiming to be from the Hizbul Mujahideen attacked their vehicle just outside the Awantipora IAF airfield in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. Officials said a squad of BSF personnel was changing guard at the airfield...
  • Watch: A tribute to all those who lost their lives in the Mumbai terror attack 5 days ago

    CNN-IBN pays a tribute to all those who lost their lives in the Mumbai terror attack. AK Tiwari, Assistant Chief Ticket Inspector at CST lost his friend in the 26/11 attack in Mumbai and Vaishali lost her father Constable Tukaram Ombale. The song 'Arre Rukja Re bande' from the film...
  • Two policemen, one civilian killed in terrorist attack in Kashmir 6 days ago

    Srinagar: Two policemen and a civilian were killed as terrorists opened indiscriminate fire on a police vehicle in Pampore area in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday. The terrorists fired at the vehicle of a Deputy Superintendent of Police at Gallander area at around 7:45 PM, leaving the civilian dead and...
  • Photos: Five acid attack victims took part in an inspirational photoshoot to help achieve an acid attack fighter's dream of opening a boutique 1 week ago

    It was Rupa's stepmother who poured acid on her as she slept. This happened 6 years ago. After going through physical and mental abuse at home, Rupa decided to fight for acid attack victims. She joined an organisation called 'Stop Acid Attacks' and now works towards spreading awareness to ban...
  • Ahead of PM's visit to Leh, terrorists attack BSF convoy near Pampore; infiltration bid foiled August 12, 2014

    Srinagar: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to Leh and Kargil on Tuesday after assuming office, two terrorists attacks were reported in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday night. Terrorists attacked a convoy of Border Security Force injuring seven personnel including an Assistant Commander, who is in a critical condition....
  • All efforts on to arrest Dawood: Rajnath Singh August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Government is making every effort to arrest fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, who is believed to be hiding in Pakistan, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday. "We are trying to arrest him (Dawood). Wherever he is, we will arrest him. Any criminal evading justice should be brought to...
  • Independence Day: Centre alerts North East over possible terror attacks August 10, 2014

    Agartala/Guwahati: The Union Home Ministry has alerted the north eastern states over possible terror attacks in the run-up to Independence Day, officials said on Sunday. The ministry has asked the states to take steps to foil any attempt by militants to upset peace. "The Home Ministry has alerted the north eastern states...
  • Murtunda forests: 2 CRPF personnel killed in an encounter with Maoists August 11, 2014

    Two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed and another was injured in an encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district on Sunday, police said. The exchange of fire took place in the forests of Murtunda village under the Basaguda police station limits in which two CRPF men were...
  • Maharashtra minister suffers eye injury after activists throw ink at him August 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Ink was thrown at Maharashtra Cooperatives Minister Harshvardhan Patil at Bhigwan in Pune district on Friday. Activists demanding the Scheduled Tribe (ST) status for Dhangar community threw ink at him. The Dhangar agitation has intensified across the state in the past three weeks. Patil's left eye has been seriously...
  • Bihar: Maoist attack in Aurangabad, no casualties so far August 7, 2014

    Aurangabad:A Maoist attack took place in Bihar on Thursday and a police team is engaged in a gunbattle with the rebels. This took place near a police station in the Aurangabad district on Thursday morning. No casualties have been reported so far. ...
  • Habitual cyber offenders to be brought under Goonda Act August 4, 2014

    Bangalore: Habitual cyber offenders will be booked under the amended Goonda Act, which was passed by Bangalore state legislature last week, home minister KJ George said . In a recent case, police have said they were considering invoking the amended Goonda Act against a right-wing activist who had launched verbal attacks...
  • Story of the the gutsy, spirited Monica Singh - an acid attack survivor August 4, 2014

    The gutsy, spirited Monica Singh, an aspring fashion designer, also a victim of acid violence is saying thank you, She was here on the CJ show and CNN-IBN appealing not for help but perhaps a chance to pursue her dreams. She has managed to collect the funds she needed to...
  • Censured over shelter deaths, Israel declares 7-hour Gaza truce August 4, 2014

    Gaza/Jerusalem: Israel said it would unilaterally hold fire in most of the Gaza Strip on Monday to facilitate the entry of humanitarian aid and allow some of the hundreds of thousands of Palestinians displaced by an almost four-week-old war to go back to home. The announcement, made first to Palestinian...
  • Israel withdraws most troops from Gaza August 4, 2014

    Gaza Strip: Israel withdrew most of its ground troops from the Gaza Strip on Sunday in an apparent winding down of the nearly month-long operation against Hamas that has left more than 1,800 Palestinians and more than 60 Israelis dead. Even as Israel said it was close to completing its...
  • Acid attack survivor Monica Singh to study at Parsons in New York August 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Monica Singh, a 28-year-old acid attack survivor has achieved her goal and is set to pursue her course in fashion designing from the prestigious Parsons The New School for Designs in New York. Monica thanked CNN-IBN for helping her raise the amount to achieve her dreams. Monica wanted...
  • Barack Obama says that after 9/11, 'we tortured some folks' August 2, 2014

    Washington: US President Barack Obama said on Friday the CIA "tortured some folks" after the September 11, 2001, attacks, and that the White House had handed over to Congress a report about an investigation into "enhanced interrogation techniques". "We did a whole lot of things that were right, but we tortured...
  • I want to thank CNN IBN for supporting me and my cause, says acid attack survivor, Monica August 1, 2014

    28-year-old Monica Singh, an acid attack survivor, thanks CNN-IBN for the relentless Go Monica campaign. The donations that poured in from across the globe after CNN IBN launched a campaign to help Monica realise her dream, has enabled her to accumulate almost 44,000 dollars and counting. "I am overwhelmed to...
  • Go Monica Campaign helps acid attack survivor to pursue her education August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The relentless Go Monica campaign by CNN IBN, to accumulate enough funds for acid attack survivor Monica Singh to help her pursue her studies, has finally bore fruits. Monica has managed to collect the funds required to pursue her education at New York's Parsons School of Design. The donations...
  • Compensation given to relatives of terror victims is too small: Bombay High Court July 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday expressed dismay over the quantum of compensation (Rs 3 lakh) paid by the Centre to the families of those killed in terror attacks or bomb blasts, saying the amount was paltry. "If the sole bread winner dies in a...
  • Woman has acid thrown at her for demanding money back from muscleman July 30, 2014

    A woman died of severe burn injuries after a village muscleman allegedly threw acid on her in Katihar district, police said. Dayawati Devi used to deposit money with one Kalu Singh at Ragamatia village. When she demanded her money back, Singh got angry and allegedly poured a bottle of acid on...
  • Bengal college student injured in acid attack July 28, 2014

    Kolkata: In yet another acid attack in West Bengal, a college girl in Arambagh in Hooghly district was seriously injured on Monday when unidentified youths threw vitriol at her, police said. The second year student of Netaji Mahavidyalaya suffered burn injuries on her back, hands and legs after two motorbike-riding youths...
  • Gurgaon: Brawl turns ugly, 40-year-old man files police complaint July 28, 2014

    Gurgaon: A 40-year-old man registered a case with the Gurgaon Police after he got into a brawl with two men in an aberrated state. All the three are residents of Nathupura in Gurgaon where they stay in rented accommodations. The incident is reported to have happened on Sunday night. Police have...
  • Armed criminals murder man, injure 3 near Paniala July 27, 2014

    One person was killed and three others injured when they were attacked with iron rods and sticks by unknown assailants, while sleeping in a hut in Paniala village on NH-8 this morning, police said. The assailants also damaged glass panes and lights of a JCB, tractors and truck, while fleeing from...
  • Mumbai Police chief gets threat letter challenging him to avert terror attack July 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police is on high alert after Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria received a threat letter. The letter challenged the police to avert a terror attack. The letter received on July 25 said, "Stop us this time if you can, you were lucky in 1993." Sources said that the letter has been...
  • Man severely injured after being attacked by a leopard July 26, 2014

    A person was injured on Friday when a leopard attacked him when he went to the forest area near Indore for grazing livestocks. The incident took place about 30 km away from Mhow town, near Indore at Guwadi village area when the man, identified as Mangilal (50), went to the forest...
  • J&K: One killed, four injured in grenade attack in Baramulla July 26, 2014

    Srinagar: As the nation commemorates 15th Kargil Vijay Diwas, a policeman was killed and four others injured in a grenade attack by terrorists in Sopore town of Baramulla district in Kashmir early on Saturday, police said. "Around 02:30 am, terrorists hurled a grenade and fired at a police party near main...
  • Court awards death sentence to acid attacker July 25, 2014

    In a significant judgement, a youth has been sentenced to death by a local court for throwing acid on a woman following which she died. Additional Sessions Judge at Ambah in the district KC Gupta on Thursday awarded capital punishment to Jogendra Tomar (28), who had thrown acid on the face...
  • India summons Pakistani envoy over repeated adjournment of 26/11 trial July 25, 2014

    New Delhi: India on Friday lodged a strong diplomatic protest against the reported adjournment of the ongoing trial of the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attack. The Pakistani Deputy High Commissioner in New Delhi was summoned to the Foreign office on Friday. The Indian Deputy High Commissioner went to the Pakistani Foreign...
  • Shelling of Gaza school kills at least 15; toll nears 800 July 25, 2014

    Gaza/Jerusalem: Gazan authorities said Israeli forces shelled a shelter at a UN-run school, killing at least 15 people, as the Palestinian death toll in the conflict reached 796 and attempts at a truce remained elusive. United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed horror at the Thursday attack on the school at Beit...
  • SC questions Centre over 'laxity' in acid attack cases July 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has expressed concern over rising incidents of acid attacks in the country. It has issued a notice to the Central government and states on what steps it is taking to rehabilitate the acid attack victims. The court has also hit out at the government saying,...