Obstruction

  • Complaint lodged against BSP candidate for attacking police at poll booth April 11, 2014

    A BSP candidate from Moradabad allegedly attacked police and obstructed voting at a polling booth in Moradabad following which he was booked for the offence, police said, on Friday. The accused Haji Yakub Qureshi, a former minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) candidate attacked the police team deployed at the polling...
  • Mumbai: 2 MLAs, 150 others booked for rioting January 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Two MLAs, a corporator and 150 others were booked for allegedly rioting and preventing police from discharging their duty in suburban Mulund, police said on Monday. According to the police, a mob of about 150 people, including Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Sardar Tara Singh, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Shishir...
  • Judge urges jury to rethink Stanford case March 6, 2012

    Houston: The judge in the fraud trial of wealthy cricket mogul Allen Stanford ordered the jury back to deliberations after they told him they could not reach a unanimous verdict. Stanford faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted of 14 counts of fraud, money laundering, conspiracy and obstruction. Prosecutors alleged...
  • India a 'rabble', lack respect: Aus media February 27, 2012

    Hobart: An Australian newspaper on Monday slammed the Indian cricket team as a "rabble with no redeeming features" and lashed out at Sachin Tendulkar's remonstration at being blocked by Brett Lee in his runout in the triangular series match on Sunday as "woeful". A writeup in Daily Telegraph said that the...
  • Obstructions the talking point of SCG ODI February 26, 2012

    Sydney: On the day he became the first overseas cricketer to be presented with the honorary life membership of the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sachin Tendulkar was in the middle of a controversial dismissal that reignited the spirit of cricket debate. The incident occurred during the seventh over of India's chase,...
  • Chaitanya Reddy's father booked for obstruction June 24, 2011

    Hyderabad: Police have registered a case against the father and other relatives of S Chaitanya Reddy, who allegedly killed his wife Dr Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy, for 'obstructing the police from performing their duty'. The case was registered against Chaitanya's father S Devender Reddy and others...
  • IBNLiving: Smoker's cough, first sign of deadly disease November 20, 2008

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD is a lifethreatening lung disease that interferes with normal breathing. It is certainly more than a smoker's cough. ...
  • Want a great sex drive? Sleep right September 13, 2008

    Washington: A diminished sex drive may be linked with chronic oxygen deprivation in patients of obstructive sleep apnea, especially during episodes of obstructed breathing. University of Louisville (UL) researchers found that after a week of being subjected to chronic oxygen deprivation (CIH), mice showed a 55 per cent decline in...