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  • 2 years on, Delhi gangrape victim's parents still fight for justice 2 days ago

    Even two years after the brutal gangrape of a 23-year-old woman in the national capital, victim's parents fight for justice. They said their fight will not end until law is changed to treat juveniles in rape cases as adults. Her mother said, "Nothing has changed in all these years. Till...
  • Hyderabad: Scuffle between college students turns fatal, one dead November 30, 2014

    Hyderabad: A scuffle between students in a prestigious institute in Hyderabad turned fatal for one of them who died of head injuries on Saturday. The 20-year-old deceased got into a fight with his senior after the latter allegedly harassed one of his classmates. Police have registered a case against the accused...
  • It was fantastic and passionate: Cate Blanchett on Emma Watson's UN speech November 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Cate Blanchett says she's so extremely proud of Emma Watson's speech on gender equality at the United Nations. "I was so f--king proud of Emma Watson's speech at the UN. It was brilliant, such an incredible use of her airspace, and really passionate. It was fantastic," Blanchett said...
  • 11 headless bodies found in southern Mexico November 28, 2014

    Mexico City: Police found 11 headless bodies of young men Thursday on the road between Chilapa de Alvarez and Ayahualulco, two towns in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, prosecutors said. The bodies, which appear to have been burned, were dumped in the road after a shootout Wednesday night between rival...
  • Scientists find mechanism for spontaneous HIV cure November 4, 2014

    Paris: French scientists on Tuesday unveiled the genetic mechanism by which they believe two men were spontaneously cured of HIV, and said the discovery may offer a new strategy in the fight against AIDS. In both asymptomatic men, the AIDS-causing virus was inactivated due to an altered HIV gene coding...
  • Jet Airways announces two special fares for Rs 600, Rs 1,999 for economy class September 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Domestic air carrier Jet Airways has announced special fiveday fares for all passengers travelling in its economy class on the domestic network, effective on Saturday to September 10. One of the special all inclusive fares starting from Rs 1,999 is for travel period between October 7, 2014 to January...
  • Ukraine announces halt to offensive over MH17 probe July 31, 2014

    Donetsk: Kiev on Thursday announced a daylong halt to its deadly offensive to oust proRussian rebels in east Ukraine after fighting had stalled efforts by international investigators to kickstart a probe into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. International fallout from the crisis tearing apart the exSoviet nation rumbled on...
  • Thousands flee to Tunisia to escape Libya fighting July 31, 2014

    Tunis: Up to 6,000 people a day have fled Libya into neighboring Tunisia this week, the Tunisian foreign minister has said, the biggest influx since Libya's 2011 civil war in a sign of the spiraling turmoil as rival militias battle over control of the airport in the capital Tripoli. The...
  • BJP, JDU MLAs come to blows in Bihar Assembly July 24, 2014

    Patna: Some Bharatiya Janata Party and Janata Dal United MLAs came to blows in the Bihar Vidhan Parishad during a discussion on women safety on Thursday. The clash took place following a heated argument over questions raised by BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi. Modi was the deputy chief minister and finance...
  • Tensions continue to escalate between Israel and Hamas July 16, 2014

    CNN's Polo Sandoval tells us how tensions continue to escalate between Israel and Hamas. The death toll has now crossed over 190. Both sides are once again clashing after a ceasefire attempt failed. The people caught in the crossfire are preparing for more deadly fighting. ...
  • Factional feud in TMC leads to death of four party workers June 15, 2014

    Kolkata: Factional feud within the Trinamool Congress led to the death of four party workers in West Bengal's Raidighi on Saturday. The incident took place at Raidighi area of south 24 Parganas district where the two groups reportedly met to solve their differences at the party office in the evening. However, arguments...
  • Young Iraqis volunteer to fight surging militants June 14, 2014

    Baghdad: Hundreds of young Iraqi men gripped by religious and nationalistic fervor streamed into volunteer centers on Saturday across Baghdad, answering a call by the country's top Shiite cleric to join the fight against Sunni militants advancing in the north. Dozens climbed into the back of army trucks, chanting Shiite slogans...
  • Drunk man shoots 6yearold son after quarrel with wife June 12, 2014

    A man allegedly shot at his sixyearold son in an inebriated state after a fight with his wife in Pannapur village in Mathura, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place in the Raya police station area on May 11. "It is true that Ramesh, in drunken state, shot at his sixyearold...
  • Pratapgarh: Clash over bursting of crackers during a prewedding function causes tension, police deployed May 24, 2014

    Tension prevailed in Mustafabad Gazipur village in Udaypur Police Station area following a dispute over bursting of crackers during a prewedding function on Friday night. The clash began after a group of drunk revellers burst crackers during the prewedding function to which members of a community objected, police said.During the melee,...
  • Death toll from Libya fighting rises to 43 May 17, 2014

    Benghazi: The death toll from clashes in Benghazi has risen to 43 with more than 100 people wounded, a Health Ministry official said on Saturday, as a renegade retired general vowed to continue to fight Islamist militants in the eastern Libyan port. Friday's violence prompted Libya's prime minister to order the...
  • Beyonce Knowles breaks her silence on Jay Z, Solange's fight, calls in an "unfortunate incident" May 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Beyonce Knowles has broken her silence about the recent "unfortunate incident" between her sister Solange and her husband Jay Z, saying the duo has apologised to each other, and moved ahead as a "united family. An altercation between Solange and Jay Z took place after the Met Gala...
  • Watch: Leaked CCTV footage shows Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles attacking Jay Z May 13, 2014

    Reuters: A New York boutique hotel on Monday said it was investigating how a recording of a security video that purportedly shows rapper Jay Z being attacked by his sisterinlaw, R&B singer Solange Knowles, was leaked to a website. The video posted by celebrity website TMZ.com appears to show the 27yearold...
  • Karunanidhi writes to TN government against SC ban on Jallikattu May 11, 2014

    Chennai: Former Tamil Nadu chief minister and DMK supremo K Karunanidhi on Sunday wrote to the Tamil Nadu government urging it to file for a review of the Supreme Court's order banning the centuriesold Jallikattu bullfight in the state. In a statement, the veteran leader asked the Jayalalithaa government to respect...
  • Watch: The IPL fight between Kieron Pollard and Mitchell Starc May 6, 2014

    Mumbai Indians' West Indian heavyweight Kieron Pollard and Royal Challengers Bangalore's Mitchell Starc almost came to blows in the IPL7 match at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday. After exchanging a few words, Starc came in to bowl his next delivery on which Pollard pulled out. But the Aussie bowled in the...
  • Man brutally thrashed by youths for refusing to give money to purchase liquor May 2, 2014

    A 35yearold man was brutally beaten up by two youths when he refused to give them money for buying liquor in Modinagar area of Ghaziabad on Friday. The victim, whose condition is said to be critical, has been identified as Debesh Shukla. The incident took place last night when Shukla was going...
  • 'Savdhaan' host Sushant Singh sports a cleanshaven look for Neeraj Pandey's next April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood newcomer Sushant Singh, who has completed two years as the host of reality TV show 'Savdhaan India India Fights Back', has shaved off his moustache to celebrate the show's success and thank audiences for appreciating his work. He also said that he will sport the clean shaven look...
  • Twitter debacle: Ayushmann Khurrana reacts to a fan's tweet, gets into a tiff, apologises graciously April 22, 2014

    The 29-year-old actor Ayushmann Khurrana's wife Tahira gave birth to a baby girl in their hometown Chandigarh on Monday morning. The now father of two reacted to a tweet by a fan that said that after Ranvijay Singh got married and Ayushmann Khurrana had his 2nd baby the popular youth...
  • Sonam Kapoor clarifies on ignoring Shraddha Kapoor at a recent event April 16, 2014

    Actress Sonam Kapoor has denied that she has a problem with newcomer Shraddha Kapoor after she allegedly ignored the 'Aashiqui 2' star at a fashion event. Sonam, 28, walked past Shraddha at the red carpet of the Grazia Young Fashion Awards. But the actress took to Twitter to clarify why...
  • Can't minimise AAP's importance in lok Sabha polls: HD Deve Gowda March 28, 2014

    Bangalore: Former Prime Minister and JDS supremo HD Deve Gowda on Friday said he will not minimise the importance of the Aam Aadmi Party in the coming Lok Sabha polls. "I'm not going to minimise the importance of Aam Aadmi Party, whether they are going to win ten seats, five seats,...
  • Flight makes emergency landing after man gets into drunken argument with wife on their anniversary, fined $600 March 13, 2014

    A judge in the Cayman Islands fined a Louisiana man $600 on Tuesday for forcing a Delta Air Lines flight to make an emergency landing after he got into a drunken argument with his wife aboard the plane on their anniversary. Michael Foret, 33, was escorted from a Delta Air Lines...
  • Who is this fat, deformed woman in the mirror? A mother's story about fighting cancer and finding herself again March 10, 2014

    Who is this fat, deformed woman in the mirror? She can't be me. I hate her! In my head I was still the long limbed, statuesque woman I've always been. Flashback: Age 20 : winning pageants, walking the ramp, toast of the town. Age 30 : two babies and a washboard flat tummy. Fit...
  • RSS men enter into a brawl with journalists over coverage of Mohan Bhagwat's meeting February 20, 2014

    RSS workers on Thursday engaged in a fracaswith mediapersons over coverage of the outfit's head MohanBhagwat's meeting with the officebearers in Bhopal, police said. RSS activists were against the coverage of the meeting andonly some representatives of electronic media were present atLakshmi Narayana College of Technology, the venue, when theincident occurred,...
  • Snapshot: When Ranbir Kapoor partied with Aditya Roy Kapur, not Katrina Kaif on Valentine's Day February 20, 2014

    While their fans wanted Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif to celebrate Valentine's Day together, the actors did just the opposite. If Katrina was busy filming 'Bang Bang' in Shimla, the Kapoor lad, as reports suggest, partied till the wee hours with his friends including Aditya Roy Kapur at a nightclub...
  • There is no other leader like Mamata Banerjee, she should be PM, says Anna Hazare February 19, 2014

    New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has anticorruption activist Anna Hazare's endorsement to be the next Prime Minister. Anna has said that there is no other leader like Mamata Banerjee. "Mamata Banerjee is a grassroot leader. She leads a simple life and does not accept any benefits. There is...