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20-Sep-2018 Tripunithura (Kerala)

Nun rape : Bishop questioning restarts on Day 2

The Kerala Police on Thursday began questioning Bishop Franco Mulakkal accused of raping a nun for the second consecutive day.On Wednesday, the bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar, Punjab, was questioned for seven hours near here at the Crime...

20-Sep-2018 Manila (Philippines)

4 killed in Philippines landslide

Four people died and at least 20 houses were buried on Thursday after a landslide in Philippines' Cebu province.The authorities recovered bodies a four-year old, two elderly women and a man while carrying out search and rescue work in the area, police spokesperson...

20-Sep-2018 New Delhi

SC to monitor CBI probe in Muzaffarpur rapes case

The Supreme Court on Thursday decided to monitor the CBI probe in the case of Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes and sought a status report from the central agency in four weeks. The top court asked the media to exercise caution while reporting the case.A bench...

20-Sep-2018 Lucknow

4 killed in UP accident

Four people were killed and seven others injured when a mini truck rammed into a jeep in Uttar Pradesh's Gonda district of Uttar Pradesh, police said.The accident took place on the Paraspur-Karnailganj two-lane road.All the injured persons were said to be...

20-Sep-2018 Mumbai

30 air passengers suffer bleeding, Prabhu orders safety audit plan

At least 30 passengers of a Jet Airways suffered ear and nose bleeding due to low cabin pressure early on Thursday during the aircraft's ascent here, following which the government ordered a safety audit plan for airlines, officials said.Jet Airways later...

20-Sep-2018 New Delhi

LG G7+ ThinQ: Smart device but not flashy

South Korean tech major LG has always been a darkhorse in the flagship smartphone race in India, in a market that is essentially dominated by the likes of Apple, Google and Samsung -- not to forget top Chinese smartphone player OnePlus.The company's focus...

20-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Samsung launches Galaxy A7 with triple rear camera

Samsung Electronics on Thursday joined the smartphone camera war, launching the affordable Galaxy A7 that comes with a powerful rear triple camera system.The Galaxy A7 -- to be priced below the Rs 30,000 price segment for India -- will be available in select...

20-Sep-2018 Dharamshala

Death toll rose to three in yesterday’s bus accident

In the yesterday’s bus accident of  Luna, in Chamba district  the number of dead has gone up to three.  According to Police another person, who was seriously injured in this accident, died today in Tanda Medical college Hospital, during treatment?...

19-Sep-2018 Mumbai

PIL on EVM : Bombay High Court for notices to EC, Centre, Maharashtra

In a significant development, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday ordered issue of notices to the ElectionCommission, Maharashtra State Election Commission (M-SEC) and two public sector makers of electronic voting machines (EVM) and others in a public interest...

19-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Supreme Court issues contempt notice to BJP leader Manoj Tiwari

The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought the presence of BJP MP Manoj Tiwari before it for breaking the lock of a sealed premises in Delhi's Gokulpur village."It's important that elected members should not defy the order of this court," a bench of Justice Madan...

19-Sep-2018 Manila

Philippines' typhoon toll reaches 81 amid rescue efforts

Philippines authorities on Wednesday raised the death toll to 81 and the number of missing to 70 following typhoon Mangkhut's path through the country's north where rescuers continue searching for dozens of people trapped in a mine buried by a landslide.The strongest...

19-Sep-2018 Lucknow

Woman, two children burnt to death in UP

A woman and hertwo children were burnt to death in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur district on Wednesday when a fire broke out in their house, police said.The fire, apparently caused by a short circuit, broke out in a house in Baria Tola village.Sushila, 25,...

19-Sep-2018 Bhopal

Rs 2 cr scam unearthed in women, child department in MP

A scam of around Rs 2 crore has been unearthed in Madhya Pradesh's Women and Child Development (WCD) Department, police said on Wednesday.An FIR was registered by the police after WCD Joint Director Swarnim Shukla on Tuesday filed a complaint against 14...

19-Sep-2018 Jammu

2 BSF troopers, civilian killed in Jammu-Srinagar highway accident

Two Border Security Force (BSF) troopers and a civilian driver were killed on Wednesday in a road accident on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway, police said.The driver of a truck on its way from Jammu to Srinagar lost control of the vehicle which rolled...

19-Sep-2018 New Delhi

High Court seeks Centre's response on plea against Ansal's passport

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the Centre, the Delhi government, the Chief Passport Officer and businessman Sushil Ansal to file responses on a plea that sought cancellation of his passport.Justice Najmi Waziri asked the Chief Passport Officer to...

19-Sep-2018 Chennai

Second Wave Of Growth, Kanakadurga Finance Embarks On ‘Mission 600’

Kanakadurga Finance Limited, the city headquartered asset backed Non-Banking Financial Company (NBFC), today announced its MISSION 600. The company has set an ambitious AUM (Assets Under Management) target of INR 600-cr by the end of the 2018 – 2019 fiscal.Incorporated...

18-Sep-2018 Dehradun

Class 10 student gang raped in Dehradun boarding school

The principal and two other officials of a boarding school here in Uttarakhand were arrested on Tuesday after a Class 10 girl student accused them of suppressing the matter of her gang rape by senior students in August, police said.Four students of the school...

18-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Changed Mallya LOC as no sufficient evidence for arrest : CBI

The first lookout circular (LOC) against fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya for his detention at airports was changed as there was "no sufficient ground" for his arrest, a CBI source said on Tuesday."As he was a sitting member of Parliament and there was...

18-Sep-2018 New Delhi

ED raids 11 places, seizes Rs 29 lakh hawala money

The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday said that it had raided 11 places in Delhi and Mumbai in connection with an international hawala racket involving Rs 700 crore and seized Rs 29 lakh.The financial probe agency said that searches were carried out at...

18-Sep-2018 Hyderabad/Patna

7 arrested in Telangana honour killing case

Telangana Police on Tuesday said that they have arrested seven accused over the killing of a Dalit youth, who was hacked to death last week in a case of honour killing. The accused include a hired killer from Bihar.The police revealed that T. Maruthi Rao, the...

18-Sep-2018 New Delhi

FIR registered against Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari

Police on Tuesday registered a First Information Report (FIR) against Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party chief Manoj Tiwari for illegally breaking the lock of a sealed house."An FIR has been registered against Manoj Tiwari on the complaint by Deputy Director MCD,...

18-Sep-2018 Manila (Philippines)

Typhoon Mangkhut toll reaches 74 in Philippines

The death toll in the Philippines due to super typhoon Mangkhut increased to 74 on Tuesday as rescue teams continued to search for dozens of people buried in an abandoned mine due to landslides.According to the latest figures provided by the National Police,...

18-Sep-2018 Islamabad

Teacher, 3 students electrocuted in Pakistan

A teacher and three students were electrocuted at a private school in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday, the police said.The incident occurred during morning assembly at a school in Mansehra city. The four were hoisting the national flag...

18-Sep-2018 Nairobi

12 dead babies found in boxes, plastic bags in Kenya

Twelve dead babies have been found stuffed in boxes and plastic bags in a Kenyan hospital, prompting an investigation on the orders of Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko.Sonko said he went to the Pumwani Maternity Hospital on Monday after he received reports of negligence."During...

17-Sep-2018 Chandigarh

Punjab Transfers Two PPS Officer

The Punjab Government today issued transfer and posting order of 2 PPS officer in the state on administrative grounds with immediate effect.Disclosing this here today, an official spokesman of the Punjab Government said that Mr. Harbhajan Singh, PPS has...

17-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Supreme Court to examine veracity of material against five accused

The Supreme Court on Monday said it will examine the veracity of material against five activists arrested for their alleged links with the outlawed Communist Party of India (Maoist).Directing the hearing on Wednesday, the bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra...

17-Sep-2018 Rajouri

10 injured as bus hits Army camp's wall

Ten people were injured on Monday when a mini bus hit the boundary wall of an Army camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.Police said the bus went out of the driver's control in Gurdan area, leading to the accident."Ten passengers were injured. All...

17-Sep-2018 Manila (Philippines)

Typhoon Mangkhut toll in Philippines increases to 65

The death toll from super typhoon Mangkhut has increased to 65 in the Philippines while 64 people were injured and 43 remain missing, police said on Monday.The Philippines National Police (PNP) said 54 of the fatalities were from the Cordillera Administrative...

17-Sep-2018 Visakhapatnam

Fire destroys 2 cinema theatres in Vizag

Two cinema theatres were gutted in a huge fire here on Monday, police said. There were no casualties.A short circuit is suspected to have caused the fire in the Kanya and Sree Kanya theatres located in the same building at Gajuwaka area.According to the...

17-Sep-2018 Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)

Sendo partners with DHL eCommerce for domestic delivery in Vietnam

DHL eCommerce, a division of the world's leading logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL), announced its partnership with Sendo, Vietnam's #1 local e-commerce platform. The successful integration between the two companies means sellers on Sendo...

17-Sep-2018 Singapore

DHL eCommerce launches Cash on Delivery for cross border e-commerce

Cash is still king in Southeast Asia, with over 73% of the population still unbanked[1] and inaccessible to e-commerce retailers since they do not have access to credit cards or internet banking services. DHL eCommerce, a division of Deutsche Post DHL Group,...

17-Sep-2018 Washington

15 killed as Florence pounds US East Coast

At least 15 people have been killed in North Carolina and South Carolina in the United States as a result of Hurricane Florence which is downgraded to a tropical storm.The weakened Florence is still battering the region with heavy rain on Sunday, causing...

17-Sep-2018 Manila (Philippines)

33 Philippine miners dead in typhoon-triggered landslides

At least 33 miners were confirmed dead and 29 others missing in the mining town of Itogon in the northern Philippine Benguet province due to typhoon-triggered landslides, authorities said on Sunday.Itogon Mayor Victorio Palangdan said in local radio interviews...

16-Sep-2018 Rewari/Mahendragarh

Rewari gang rape : Main accused elusive, two others held

Three persons accused in the gang-rape of a board examination topper last week continued to elude Haryana Police on Sunday as two others were arrested in the case and Rewari SP Rajesh Duggal wasreplaced by Rahul Sharma.Even as police said they were raiding...

16-Sep-2018 Kathua

Three killed in Kathua accident

Three persons were killed on Sunday when a minibus hit a motorcycle they were riding in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.The accident occurred at Kattal Chowk in Hiranagar tehsil.The deceased -- a man driving the two-wheeler and a woman and...

16-Sep-2018 Mahendragarh (Haryana)

Topper gang-rape: No arrests so far

Haryana Police continued the hunt for the culprits involved in the gang-rape of a board topper, with no arrests made even four days after the gruesome crime.Police sources said on Sunday that raids were being conducted at various locations to arrest the three...

16-Sep-2018 Washington

Toll in US storm increases to 13

The death toll from tropical storm Florence that made landfall in the US east coast, has increased to 13, with authorities warning of continued rains and flooding.Of the 13 victims, nine died on Friday night, while the rest were killed on Saturday, according...

16-Sep-2018 Manila (Philippines)

Philippine typhoon toll increases to 25

The death toll due to typhoon Mangkhut slamming the Philippines rose to 25 on Sunday while dozens were still reported missing, authorities said.Presidential adviser Francis Tolentino confirmed these figures in Cagayan province, where the season's most powerful...

15-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Pondicherry opens its door to ayesha flagship store

Pondicherry’s prime location, Mission Street is now home to its native accessory brand; ayesha accessories recently opened their flagship store in Pondicherry and is all about mixing old and new elements into the space, in terms of interiors as well as the collection.ayesha...

15-Sep-2018 New Delhi

LOC against Mallya was not changed by an officer individually: CBI

The CBI on Saturday defended its Joint Director A.K. Sharma saying the 'look out circular notice' against fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya was not changed "individually" but the decision was taken at the "appropriate level".The Central Bureau of Investigation...

15-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Fire damages famous Pamposh hotel in Srinagar

At least four firefighters were injured while trying to douse off flames at a prominent hotel in this capital city on Saturday.Reports reaching news gathering agency Global News Service said that around 1:30 pm today, fire raged from the attic of the six-storey...

15-Sep-2018 Hyderabad

Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad awarded as one of India’s top 100 brands

URS AsiaOne Magazine felicitated the Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad at the 3rd edition of India’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2017-18 awards ceremony at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai recently. The Academy was awarded for its contribution to India's economy in...

15-Sep-2018 Washington

Hurricane Florence kills 5 in US

At least five people, including an infant, were killed in the US state of state of North Carolina as hurricane Florence made landfall, authorities said.After coming ashore in North Carolina as a Category 1 hurricane, Florence downgraded to a tropical storm...

15-Sep-2018 Mexico City

3 killed in Mexico shooting

At least three people have been shot dead by gunmen dressed as traditional mariachi musicians in a tourist plaza here, the police said.The armed men opened fire on Friday at a road crossing on the edge of the Plaza Garibaldi, a major tourist attraction...

15-Sep-2018 Manila (Philippines)

3 killed as typhoon Mangkhut hits Philippines

At least three people died and four others were injured as typhoon Mangkhut slammed into the Philippines on Saturday, bringing ferocious gale-force winds and pounding rains, officials said.The Philippines National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management...

15-Sep-2018 Hyderabad

Shutdown in Telangana town over Dalit man's killing

A shutdown was imposed in Telangana's Miryalguda town on Saturday over the murder of a Dalit man in an apparent case of honour killing.Shops and business establishments remained closed in the town in Nalgonda district, about 150 km from Hyderabad.Dalit...

14-Sep-2018 Mumbai

Rupee recovery, lower inflation push key equity indices higher

A recovery in the Indian rupee's value along with broadly positive global cues and a slower rise in wholesale price inflation for August pushed the Indian equity indices higher on Friday.Consequently, the S&P BSE Sensex was up by 0.99 per cent and...

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