Missing

  • John Oliver adds journalism to his comedy show 'Last Week Tonight' 4 days ago

    New York: In poking fun at the Miss America pageant on the most recent episode of HBO's "Last Week Tonight," John Oliver reached for the comedic equivalent of low-hanging fruit. Then he veered into something wholly unexpected - investigative journalism. His subsequent report questioning the pageant's scholarship program was the latest...
  • SC criticises state governments handling of missing children cases 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The apathy of state governments in handling cases of missing children came for sharp criticism on Wednesday in the Supreme Court which said the entire police machinery is pressed into service to trace child of "aristocratic person" but no mandatory FIR is registered when kids of poor man...
  • SC pulls up state governments for slack approach in tracing missing kids 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has pulled up all state governments for their slack approach towards tracing missing children. The court has asked state governments to submit a fresh affidavit on October 10. The apex court wants to know how many FIRs have been registered by police forces on missing...
  • 3 Venezuelans jailed for murdering former beauty queen 6 days ago

    Caracas: Three Venezuelans have been sentenced from 24 years to 26 years in prison for murdering a former Venezuelan beauty queen and her ex-husband. Monica Spear, 29, a famous actress and Thomas Berry, 39, were brutally killed after being attacked when their car broke down on a highway in central Venezuela...
  • DDA doesn't rule out 'ghost' employees as 1600 still 'missing' September 21, 2014

    New Delhi: With over 1,600 employees still "unaccounted for", mystery seems to have deepened regarding the apparent inconsistencies found in the DDA's muster roll. Last month, the housing authority had reported that over 2,200 employees "did not" turn up for submitting their fingerprints even after an official order but the...
  • Jammu bus mishap: 16 bodies still missing September 20, 2014

    Jammu: Over a fortnight after a bus with 67 passengers on board was washed away in flashflood in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, the fate of 16 people is still not clear while the Army apprehensive that they might have been washed away to the other side of border. "One...
  • Miss New York Kira Kazantsev chosen as Miss America 2015 September 15, 2014

    Atlantic City: Miss New York Kira Kazantsev won the Miss America pageant Sunday night, with the help of a red plastic cup. For her talent performance, Kazantsev sang Pharrell Williams' "Happy" while sitting crosslegged on the stage and banging a red plastic cup on the floor. That immediately touched off...
  • Missing train traced after 17 days in Bihar September 12, 2014

    Patna: A train which went missing from one railway division in Bihar was finally traced on Thursday after 17 long days from another division, senior officials said. The GorakhpurMuzaffarpur passenger train "went missing" from Hajipur on the night of August 25 after the derailment of a goods train led to the...
  • Maharahstra ATS grill 8 in missing Kalyan boys case who joined ISIS September 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad on Monday questioned eight people in the missing Kalyan boys case who reportedly joined the terror outfit Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). A cleric has also been questioned for allegedly trying to indoctrinate the boys. One of the four boys Arif reportedly died on...
  • After missing for 18 years, jawan's body finally reaches home August 21, 2014

    Mainpuri (UP): Hawaldar Gaya Prasad's body has finally reached home to Mainpuri in Uttar Pradesh after going missing in Siachen for 18 years. An Indian Air Force aircraft made the discovery during a surveillance mission in Siachen. Prasad's body was taken out and flown to a general hospital in Leh where...
  • 20yearold missing woman's body found in Muzaffarnagar August 3, 2014

    The body of a 20yearold woman, who was allegedly abducted along with her sister, was found at Kairana town in Shamli district in Muzaffarnagar, police said on Sunday. The 20yearold woman, identified as Shiba, is suspected to have been strangulated to death by some unidentified persons. Her body was found on...
  • 1 killed, 1 missing as heavy rain causes widespread flooding across Kota July 28, 2014

    Heavy rainfall lashed Kota district in Rajasthan over the last 48 hours causing floods in several residential colonies in the district even as one person was found dead and another missing in different places. An unidentified old man was found dead tangled in bushes of flooding brook in Udhyognagar police station...
  • Boy drowns, another goes missing in a river July 28, 2014

    A boy drowned and another went missing in a river in Bihar's Banka district on Monday, an officer said. A 15 yearold boy Kundan Bhagat alias Chhotu drowned, while his friend Shivam Bhagat alias Brajesh (14) went missing after they accidentally slipped in deep water while taking bath in Chanan river...
  • Undertrial accused escapes from court, police official accompanying him found missing July 27, 2014

    An undertrial accused in a murder case escaped from a local court in Sitapur after which the cop accompanying him also went missing, police said on Sunday. Sunny Singh, who was in jail since 2009 in a murder and gangster case, was taken to the court with head constable Ajai Pal...
  • Rescuers comb scene of Malaysian plane crash July 18, 2014

    Ukraine: A Malaysian jetliner shot from the sky by what US intelligence officials believe was a surfacetoair missile scattered wreckage and bodies across the Ukrainian countryside, leaving investigators scrambling Friday to figure out what happened as rescue workers, policemen and even coal miners combed the crash site. For the second time...
  • In air tragedy, lightning strikes twice for Malaysia July 18, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: The downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet with 298 people aboard heaped new distress on a nation still stung by the trauma and global stigma of flight MH370's disappearance four months ago. For the second time this year, Malaysians awoke Friday to black newspaper front pages bearing the...
  • Missing Mumbai men left by Etihad flight, tickets purchased in cash: ATS sources July 16, 2014

    Mumbai: There's been a little headway in the case of the four missing Mumbai men with investigation revealing that the four men left on May 25 at 5 am by Etihad flight, said sources in the AntiTerrorism Squad on Wednesday. Sources added that the tickets were purchased in cash and they...
  • After Ustab Amjad Ali Khan's missing sarod, airline company now loses director Mira Nair's bags July 6, 2014

    Mumbai: After Indian classical musician Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's sarod went missing on a British Airways flight, it is now filmmaker Mira Nair's bags that have gone untraceable in its flight. The 56yearold 'Salaam Bombay' director said that her bags have been missing for the last eight days and the...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show July 6, 2014

    This week, a father's appeal to help find his missing son, a cj demands safe and environmental friendly disposal of municipal garbage in Srinagar, a construction worker picks up CJ mike to demand her rights, your pictures and much more. ...
  • Facebook testing 'missed call' ads in India July 2, 2014

    San Francisco: Facebook wants its users in India to hang up on advertisers. The Internet social networking company is testing a new type of ad in the country that allows mobile phone users to click a button that calls a brand advertiser, immediately hangs up and then receives a return call. The...
  • Ustad Amjad Ali Khan gets back his sarod missing on British Airways flight July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's sarod, which he has been strumming for the last 45 years, was restored to the iconic musician by British Airways after it went missing on a flight while he was returning to Delhi from London on Saturday night. The 68yearold Padma Vibhushan sarod maestro took...
  • 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...
  • Ustad Amjad Ali Khan: After damaging my sarod in 1997, British Airways now misplaces it June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian classical musician Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's sarod, which he has been playing for over four decades now, has been misplaced. The renowned musician had returned from London by a British Airways flight when the incident occurred. The Padma Vibhushan sarod maestro, who had gone to London along...
  • Winner of 2014 Miss Florida pageant dethroned, organizers said they crowned the wrong woman after a votecount error June 28, 2014

    Just a week after her coronation, the winner of the 2014 Miss Florida pageant was dethroned on Friday when organizers said they had crowned the wrong woman after a votecount error. Elizabeth Fechtel, a 20yearold student at the University of Florida, won this year's pageant in front of nearly 2,000 spectators...
  • Father of missing man attempts selfimmolation over police laxity June 23, 2014

    Father of a man, who went missing six days ago, on Monday attempted selfimmolation, after driven to despair allegedly over laxity of police in the case. Police had on Sunday night lodged a missing case about one Susheel Shankar Dubey (27) of Misirpur village and had taken an one accused in...
  • Mystery of missing 50,000strong Persian army solved June 22, 2014

    London: Scientists have solved one of the greatest archaeological mysteries of all times: the sudden disappearance of a large Persian army of 50,000 men in the Egyptian desert around 524 BC. According to the Greek historian Herodotus, the Persian King Cambyses entered the Egyptian desert near Luxor (then Thebes) with 50,000...
  • Monica Gill from US is Miss India Worldwide 2014 June 21, 2014

    Dubai: Miss India US Monica Gill was crowned Miss India Worldwide 2014 last night. The second place went to Miss India Switzerland and third to Miss India Bahrain. More than 40 contestants of Indian origin settled in various countries across the globe between the age of 17 years and 27 years,...