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  • Court finds man guilty of raping 92-year-old woman 9 hours 43 minutes ago

    A 26-year-old man has been found guilty of raping a 92-year-old woman by a local court in Muzaffarnagar. Additional District and Sessions Judge Shyam Kumar on Wednesday held the accused Mantu guilty of committing the crime under section 376 (rape) of the IPC. The quantum of sentence is yet to be...
  • UAE: Indian returns lost purse filled with money 2 days ago

    Dubai: In a heartening show of honesty, an Indian expatriate returned a purse containing 25,000 dirhams (around $6,800) and vital documents to an Italian woman who lost it on the roadside in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), media reported. Rasheed Pericheri, 36, took it upon himself to return the lost purse...
  • 'Ant-Man' cast revealed: Lilly, Douglas, Rudd 4 days ago

    San Diego: The "Ant-Man" cast is set. Paul Rudd was previously revealed as the tiny title superhero. But at Marvel's Comic-Con panel Saturday, Evangeline Lilly confirmed she'll play Hope Pym. Michael Douglas plays her dad, Dr. Hank Pym. And Corey Stoll is set to play the villain Darren Cross, also known...
  • Man severely injured after being attacked by a leopard 5 days ago

    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...
  • Will Robert Downey Jr. leave Iron Man franchise? 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: If reports are anything to go by, Robert Downey Jr may not be seen in the fourth movie of the 'Iron Man' franchise. Downey's role in the "Iron Man" franchise has been kept tightly under wraps ever since speculation first started that he may not be returning for the...
  • British-Indian author longlisted for Man Booker Prize 1 week ago

    London: A novel written by a British Indian author has made it to the first long list of the coveted Man Booker Prize for fiction for this year. London-based Neel Mukherjee was among 2014 longlist or Man Bookers 'Dozen' for his novel "The Lives of Others" which was published in May...
  • 'Iron Man' Robert Downey Jr highest-earning actor: Forbes July 22, 2014

    Reuters: Robert Downey Jr, the star of Disney's Marvel superhero film franchises "Iron Man," and "The Avengers," is Hollywood's highest paid actor for the second consecutive year, with estimated earnings of $75 million, according to Forbes.com. The 49-year-old star made most of his money from June 2013 to June 2014 from...
  • Manipur man beaten to death in Delhi, 5 arrested July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Five people have been arrested on Monday in connection with the death case of a 30-year-old man from Manipur in the national capital. The man was allegedly beaten by a group of five to six men in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area in early Monday morning. All...
  • Manipuri man beaten to death in Delhi, 3 arrested July 21, 2014

    Three people have been arrested in connection with the death case of a 30-year-old Manipur man in the national capital. The man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of five to six men in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area in early Monday morning. The incident took place at...
  • Delhi: Manipuri youth beaten to death, 2 arrested July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Two people have been arrested on Monday in connection with the death of a 30-year-old man from Manipur in the national capital. He was allegedly beaten to death by a group of five to six men in South Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area in early Monday morning. The incident took...
  • Noida: Wife, daughter found dead at home after man's death in accident July 20, 2014

    Noida: A day after the charred body of a man was found in a car, his wife and daughter were found dead in their house in Noida on Sunday. The police discovered their bodies while investigating the man's death. The bodies have been sent for postmortem and the police are...
  • Rawat urges PM to reconsider proposal to China for finding alternative route to Kailash Man Sarovar July 18, 2014

    Uttarakhand government on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reconsider his proposal to China for finding an alternative route to Kailash Man Sarovar, saying an alternative route to the Sarovar was not in sync with the ancient Hindu scriptures. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, in a letter to Modi, said...
  • Man arrested for making hoax bomb threat call July 13, 2014

    A 19-year-old youth was arrested in Indore on July13 for allegedly making a hoax call to police a week ago about a bomb being planted in Jodhpur-bound Ranthambor Express. The youth, Jitendra Johri, had called up Police Control Room on July 7 by identifying himself as Parabhakar and told them that...
  • Budget doesn't reflect common man's aspirations: Opposition July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Opposition parties on Thursday criticised the union budget, saying it did not reflect the aspirations of the common man. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented his maiden budget on Thursday. "The budget does not reflect the aspiration of the common man. Most of the announcements are ministry programmes, which the finance...
  • After in-laws refuse to send his wife along, 30-year-old man commits suicide in Ballia July 8, 2014

    A 30-year-old man allegedly committed suicide after his in-laws refused to send his wife with him in Dehri village under Rasra Kotwali police station area Ballia, police said on Tuesday. Navin Kumar Gupta sprinkled kerosene and set himself ablaze on Monday night. He was rushed to district hospital in a serious...
  • Chennai building collapse: One-man panel an eye wash, alleges Karunanidhi July 4, 2014

    Chennai: DMK chief K Karunanidhi on Friday targeted the J Jayalalithaa government over the setting up of a one-man commission to investigate the Chennai building collapse tragedy. Alleging that the one-man commission was an eye wash to help the government escape, the veteran leader suggested a probe by the Central...
  • Two girlfriends, who look startlingly alike, dump cheating man at once; put up huge banner on motorway for all to see July 4, 2014

    Let this be a warning. If you ever cheat on your partner, remember that your name could be splashed across the highway on a giant billboard. Steve Frazer found that out the hard way when both his girlfriends dumped him at once and put up this sign for all of the...
  • Man sentenced to life for raping a 12-year-old minor July 3, 2014

    A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Muzaffarnagar for raping a 12-year-old girl in 2009. Additional District and Sessions Judge Lukmanul Haq also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on the convict Jony after holding him guilty on Wednesday. The girl, who belongs to a tribal community,...
  • Nephew murders 45-year-old man over property dispute July 3, 2014

    A 45-year-old was allegedly killed by his nephew over a property dispute in Ahimaney Baijapur village in Sultanpur, police said on Thursday. The deceased identified as Tilakram Verma was working in his agricultural field on Wednesday, when he got involved in a dispute with his nephew who attacked him with a...
  • Man found hanging from tree in Deer Park in south Delhi July 2, 2014

    New Delhi: The body of a 25-year-old man was found hanging from a tree in a park in Safdarjung Enclave area of South Delhi on Wednesday morning, police said. The deceased identified as Shivashish, who worked at a restaurant in Yusuf Sarai area, was apparantly upset over his financial condition,...
  • Robin Williams pursues ongoing 12-step treatment July 2, 2014

    Los Angeles: Robin Williams is reconnecting with the 12-step program during a brief stay at a Minnesota facility. A spokeswoman for the 62-year-old actor-comedian says Williams planned the visit as a respite to recharge after more than 18 straight months of work. Publicist Mara Buxbaum said Williams is "taking the opportunity to...
  • Chinese man hospitalised with 100-kg tumour July 1, 2014

    Beijing: Chinese doctors are preparing to remove a 1.2-metre-long tumour weighing more than 100 kg from the waist of a man who has lived with it since childhood. ThiYang Jianbin, who is in his 30's, has been given two hospital beds to accommodate his giant tumour, which currently makes up...
  • Chinese man dumped for being poor 7 years ago books four cinemas for 1st-day showing of 'Transformers' to spite ex-girlfriend June 27, 2014

    A jilted Chinese man spent $40,000 to book four entire IMAX cinemas for first-day showings of the latest 'Transformers' movie Friday to prove his ex-girlfriend was wrong when she dumped him for being poor seven years ago, he said. "Hu Xiaoyun: I was so poor when we were in our fourth...
  • Will Scoot McNairy be the Nightwing in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'? June 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Scoot McNairy has reportedly landed a role in the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel- 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The actor, who has starred in films like 'Argo' and '12 Years a Slave', is rumoured to play Nightwing in the film, reported Ace Showbiz. In the comics, Nightwing...
  • Man walks into a McDonald's with a knife sticking out of his back, calmly saying goodbye to family members on his cellphone June 25, 2014

    A man walked into a Queens McDonald's with a knife sticking out of his back, staining his white shirt with blood, while chatting on his cellphone. The diners alerted the police and he was taken to a hospital where he is said to be serious, the New York Post and...
  • US man bitten while moving giant alligator off the road June 24, 2014

    New York: A US man is lucky to be alive after he was attacked by an 11-foot-long alligator while trying to move the reptile off the road, leaving him with 80 stitches. Glen Bonin and his friends were tempting fate by pulling the animal by its tail off Prater Road in...
  • 'Man' beats '22 Jump Street,' 'Dragon' to win weekend box office June 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Think Like A Man Too', a sequel to the 2012 comedy based on Steve Harvey's book 'Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man', collected $30 million in ticket sales to lead the weekend box office, outdistancing last weekend's top film, '22 Jump Street'. In a rare summer week...
  • Eight-year-old girl allegedly raped by a man in Uttar Pradesh June 20, 2014

    An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man in Jaisinghpur area in Uttar Pradesh. The child was sleeping outside her house on Thursday night when a man named Avnindra Singh took away the child and raped her, police said. The girl was later found in unconscious state by her family members,...
  • Police files case against man over kidnapping wife; second wife, brother arrested June 14, 2014

    Almost a year after the abduction of a woman teacher in Muzaffarnagar, a case has been registered against her husband, his second wife along with his brother who are at large, police said on Friday. The case was lodged yesterday against Ather Khan, his wife Rubina and brother Khizer, following a...