WOUNDED

  • International Red Cross: Hundred more families fled their home July 24, 2014

    The international Red Cross said that fighting was briefly suspended in parts of Gaza, to allow ambulances to evacuate the wounded. Hundred more families fled their homes on Thursday. Many left on foot extremely desperate to find shelter. ...
  • Four bodies with torture marks found in Karachi June 23, 2014

    Karachi: Police on Monday found four bodies with torture marks and bullet wounds in Pakistan's largest city. The bodies were recovered from a desolate area in Baldia town in Karachi. "All the four bodies have torture marks and bullet wounds but we are still trying to identify them," a senior...
  • Husband suspected of stabbing wife to death, told police she fell from terrace May 10, 2014

    A 28yearold woman has been allegedly stabbed to death by her husband in Dungar village in Meerut, police said. Upon receiving information of a suspicious death on Friday, police reached the scene and found the body of Kavita with knife marks on neck and chest. The husband, Kavindra (32), told police that...
  • Dairy owner found murdered near his residence in Ghaziabad February 20, 2014

    A 27yearold 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 Harrendra...
  • Grenade attack wounds 24 in Philippine school January 13, 2014

    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, disasterresponse personnel and police were trying to control the fire in a bunkhouse of security guards at the staterun Cotabato Foundation College of...
  • 16 books to preorder in 2014 January 7, 2014

    Headsup for autumn/winter 2016, when Aleph will publish the muchanticipated 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 release. Not much...
  • Prince Harry, trek teams reach the South Pole December 14, 2013

    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 200mile (320kilometer) Walking with the Wounded South Pole Challenge. The charity said Friday that the teams arrived...
  • Several people wounded in Chicago park shooting September 20, 2013

    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 condition. The...
  • 28-year-old man stabbed for objecting to molestation attempt on sister September 9, 2013

    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 took...
  • 16yearold boy stabbed to death by unidentified assailants August 20, 2013

    A 16yearold 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 passerby...
  • Constable shoots ASI after altercation , commits suicide March 27, 2013

    Sagar: A constable allegedly committed suicide after shooting and seriously wounding a police officer at Chhanbila police station on SagarChhatarpur road on Tuesday night. Constable Sukhram Upadhyaya first shot Assistant Police Inspector YK Awasthi with his service gun. Awasthi was preparing duty roster of constables on the day of Holi....
  • Assam: Elephant gets stuck in mud pit, rescue efforts underway December 8, 2012

    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 August 9, 2011

    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 for...
  • Mumbai: Multiplex manager murdered, suspects arrested February 4, 2009

    Mumbai: A manager of a plush theatre at a Cinemax multiplex in Andheri was found dead on Tuesday. 35yearold Mandar Patil's body was discovered at Versova with several stab wounds. He was last seen leaving his house late on Monday night. Police have arrested three persons known to the victim and...
  • 3dayold survives after being stabbed 26 times, mom held August 1, 2007

    Mumbai: Police have picked up three women in Mumbai on suspicion that one of them could be the mother who abandoned her threedayold baby in a garbage dump. About 10 days ago a local milkman had found a newborn with 26 stab wounds and reported it to the police. The baby...
  • Orissa officials rescue wounded tiger April 3, 2007

    Bhubaneshwar: Orissa wildlife officials rescued a wounded tigress on Monday, believed to have been shot by poachers in a reserve forest. The sevenyearold tigress, found limping inside the Satkosia Tiger Reserve, has been transferred to the Nandankanan zoo in Bhubaneshwar for medical care. She had sustained six pellet injuries, of...
  • Botox injection heals facial wound faster August 29, 2006

    New YorK: Injecting botulinum toxin (familiarly known as Botox) into muscles surrounding forehead wounds improves the appearance of the scar when it has healed, according to a report from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester in Minnesota. Immobilising the muscles with botulinum toxin "promises to become a valuable additional adjunctive treatment for...