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October 7, 2017
A 54-year-old paedophile British national was arrested by Delhi Police for allegedly sexually assaulting minor blind children in National association for the blind (NAB) in south Delhi’s RK Puram. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, south district, Chinmay Biswal, said the accused has been identified as Murray Ward who is a frequent visitor and also associated as a regular donor...
In a tragic incident, a part of the 50 metre high Ghazipur garbage landfill collapsed on Friday afternoon claiming two lives in East Delhi and sweeping several people on a road nearby into a canal. Five people have been rescued in connection to the accident and divers are still continuing their search in the canal for other possible victims...
Tragedy hit Mumbai’s Bhendi Bazar area after a six-storey building collapsed leaving 22 dead and many injured on Thursday. After the incident. at least 30 people have been rescued and several others is suspected to be trapped under the rubble of the dilapidated Husaini Building. The fire brigade has categorized the accident as a level 3 emergency. Teams of...
The former president of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf on Thursday gave clear indications that fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim is in Karachi. This comes a day after Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi asserted that Dawood, the main accused in the 1993 serial blasts in Mumbai, is in Pakistan. Musharraf was talking to a Pakistani news channel when he said, "...
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the Dera Sacha Sauda Chief, who was convicted of Rape was on Monday sentenced to 20 years in jail by a special CBI Court. Defence Lawyer S K Garg said CBI Judge Jagdeep Singh pronounced 10 years of imprisonment in each of the two cases that date back to 2002. The lawyer said that the flamboyant...
The Blue Whale game, a fatal online challenge, has claimed its first victim in Hamirpur district in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Monday. The victim is a boy who hung himself to death. According to a senior police official, the deceased has been identified as Parth Singh (13), who was found hanging in his bedroom in Maudaha village on Sunday...
"Sava sau crore….,” is a common refrain Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes in his speeches, referring to India’s population of 125 crore, or 1.25 billion. In Haryana, where his BJP is in power, the government’s abdication of duty following the conviction of the self-styled godman Gurmeet (no, his neither Ram nor Rahim by any stretch of imagination) that resulted...
More than 30 people were killed and over 250 people were injured on Friday in widespread violence, police firing and arson which broke out after self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was convicted of raping two women by a CBI court. Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar seeing the massacre finally accepted to ‘lapses’ in managing the situation. Meanwhile, section...
In connection to a scandal that has already toppled former South Korean president Park Geun Hye, a South Korean court sentenced the acting chairman of Samsung, Lee Jae Yong, to five years in prison on finding him guilty of offering bribes and other crimes in return for favours. Yong, who is south Korea’s third-richest man and heir to the sprawling...
President  Donald Trump's warning to Pakistan that it must stop harboring terrorist organizations and the Taliban represents "a radical shift" in U.S. policy that could improve the situation in war-torn Afghanistan, according to analysts. Trump minced no words about Pakistan-sponsored terrorism saying: “Today, 20 US designated foreign terrorist organisations are active in Pakistan and Afghanistan, the highest concentration in the world. For...