Wounded

  • 1971 wounds: Bangladesh needs a healing touch

    Smita's Space |  Smita Sharma
    Last February of last year, thousands of young people flocked to Dhaka's Shahbag Square, seeking justice. Like Lucy Akhtar, the 23-year-old protest organiser everyone called...

  • Dairy owner found murdered near his residence in Ghaziabad 20-02-2014 10:18 AM

    A 27-year-old dairy owner was on Thursday found murdered in a drain near his house in Sahibabad area of the district, police said. They said the role of the victim's friends, who are on the run after the murder, was suspected in the incident. The deceased has been identified as...
  • Grenade attack wounds 24 in Philippine school 13-01-2014 11:42 AM

    A grenade attack wounded at least 24 people in a school campus in the southern Philippines, including government personnel, who were battling a fire, police said Monday. Firefighters, disaster-response personnel and police were trying to control the fire in a bunkhouse of security guards at the state-run Cotabato Foundation College...
  • 16 books to pre-order in 2014 07-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Heads-up for autumn/winter 2016, when Aleph will publish the much-anticipated novel A Suitable Girl by Vikram Seth. Less than 24 months to give A Suitable Boy another go, people! 1. The Bone Clocks David Mitchell Hachette A new David Mitchell book is an event, at par with a Christopher Nolan...
  • Prince Harry, trek teams reach the South Pole 14-12-2013 08:36 AM

    London: Prince Harry and his fellow adventurers have made it to the South Pole. Harry, 29, is a member of one of three teams involving injured soldiers that set out two weeks ago on the 200-mile (320-kilometer) Walking with the Wounded South Pole Challenge. The charity said Friday that the...
  • Several people wounded in Chicago park shooting 20-09-2013 10:40 AM

    Twelve people, including a 3-year-old, were injured late on Thursday when someone opened fire on people in a park on Chicago's southwest side. Chicago Fire Department officials said the child was in critical condition. Two other victims were also in critical condition. The others were reported in serious to fair...
  • 28-year-old man stabbed for objecting to molestation attempt on sister 09-09-2013 11:34 AM

    A 28-year-old man was stabbed by man, who was stalking his sister for several days, after he warned him against doing so in Vijay Nagar area in Ghaziabad. Police said the boy suffered stab wounds on his legs and is recuperating in a district hospital. According to police, the incident...
  • 16-year-old boy stabbed to death by unidentified assailants 20-08-2013 10:54 AM

    A 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death by unidentified assailants in Masuri area in Ghaziabad, police said on Tuesday. Police said Guljar's body wore several stab wounds on his stomach and chest. The body was found near Sikhroad area, about 300 meters away from his house, on Monday night. "A...
  • Assam: Elephant gets stuck in mud pit, rescue efforts underway 08-12-2012 09:38 PM

    In Goalpara region of Lower Assam, a wounded elephant was lying in a swamp with broken tusks. Local forest officials brought in another elephant to try and pull it out. ...
  • Spider silk may be the new artificial skin 09-08-2011 06:50 PM

    Washington: The secret to creating artificial skin may lie in spider silk -- the toughest known natural material, scientists say. Skin grafts are vital for treating burn victims and other patients and scientists were looking for a material that would be tolerated by the human body and can be used...
  • Orissa officials rescue wounded tiger 03-04-2007 09:40 AM

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