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Spurned manager posts obscene videos on woman's FB, held

Spurned manager posts obscene videos on woman's FB, held

A 30-year-old manager of a Pune-based mall was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly stalking and defaming a 24-year-old woman on social media after she rejected his marriage proposal, the police said

Sep 26, 2018, 23:52 PM IST
Sporadic violence during BJP's 12-hour Bandh in West Bengal, 1600 people arrested

Sporadic violence during BJP's 12-hour Bandh in West Bengal, 1600 people arrested

Scattered incidents of violence, including torching of buses and clashes, occurred and 1,600 people were arrested during the 12-hour bandh. 

Sep 26, 2018, 21:05 PM IST
Man hacked to death in broad daylight in Hyderabad despite police presence

Man hacked to death in broad daylight in Hyderabad despite police presence

The police have identified the victim as Ramesh Goud, who is the main accused in the murder of his friend Mahesh Goud in a sexual jealousy case last year.

Sep 26, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
BJP to field 'son-of-the-soil' to beat Asaduddin Owaisi in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

BJP to field 'son-of-the-soil' to beat Asaduddin Owaisi in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

The AIMIM chief has challenged the BJP to defeat him in his home turf Hyderabad.

Sep 25, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee blames RSS, BJP for the student deaths, accuses them of creating communal disturbance

Mamata Banerjee blames RSS, BJP for the student deaths, accuses them of creating communal disturbance

The BJP has called a 12-hour shutdown in the state on September 26 to protest against the death of the two students.

Sep 22, 2018, 23:17 PM IST
Mumbai Police gears up for Ganpati Visarjan, 50,000 cops to guard the roads

Mumbai Police gears up for Ganpati Visarjan, 50,000 cops to guard the roads

Fifty three roads have been declared closed and on 56 roads, traffic will be allowed from only one way. The police has made five traffic control rooms to manage the situation.

Sep 21, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
Newly-wedded couple stabbed by girl's father in Hyderabad

Newly-wedded couple stabbed by girl's father in Hyderabad

The couple has been admitted to a hospital for treatment. Police are, meanwhile, looking for the accused.

Sep 19, 2018, 20:51 PM IST
Indian woman given triple talaq on WhatsApp by elderly Omani husband, seeks Sushma Swaraj's help

Indian woman given triple talaq on WhatsApp by elderly Omani husband, seeks Sushma Swaraj's help

The woman has sought the help of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. 

Sep 19, 2018, 11:28 AM IST
Hyderabad: Dental student commits suicide over alleged harassment by college staff

Hyderabad: Dental student commits suicide over alleged harassment by college staff

A dental student committed suicide at his residence in Madannapet police station area, over alleged harassment by college staff.

Sep 19, 2018, 09:18 AM IST
West Bengal Fire Department files FIR against CEO, owner of Kolkata's Bagri market

West Bengal Fire Department files FIR against CEO, owner of Kolkata's Bagri market

A major fire broke out in the wee hours on Sunday at Kolkata's Bagri Market in Canning Street.

Sep 18, 2018, 19:49 PM IST
It took over 48 hours to control Kolkata's Bagree Market fire

It took over 48 hours to control Kolkata's Bagree Market fire

The massive fire at Bagree Market in Burrabazar area in the business hub of the city has been brought under control after two days, a senior officer of the fire department said Tuesday.

Sep 18, 2018, 12:51 PM IST
26/11 hero Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan's plaque vandalised in Bengaluru; Congress, BJP join public outcry

26/11 hero Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan's plaque vandalised in Bengaluru; Congress, BJP join public outcry

BJP MP Rajeev Chandrashekhar urged the government to restore the memorial before the 26/11 anniversary. 

Sep 17, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Chennai: Periyar's statue vandalised, slippers kept on head

Chennai: Periyar's statue vandalised, slippers kept on head

On Periyar's 140th birth anniversary, a statue of the social activist was vandalised by unidentified miscreants in Chennai's Tiruppur on Monday morning. A pair of slippers were kept on the statue's

Sep 17, 2018, 14:13 PM IST
Kolkata Bagree Market fire continues raging; 35 tenders, 250 firefighters on spot

Kolkata Bagree Market fire continues raging; 35 tenders, 250 firefighters on spot

The blaze has now spread to other parts of the market in the congested Canning Street.

Sep 17, 2018, 11:10 AM IST
Principal shows porn to student, woman counsellor asks victim to stay silent

Principal shows porn to student, woman counsellor asks victim to stay silent

Both the accused are at large and efforts are on to nab them, said police.

Sep 17, 2018, 10:17 AM IST
India committed to regional cooperation within BIMSTEC: Subhash Bhamre

India committed to regional cooperation within BIMSTEC: Subhash Bhamre

Speaking at the concluding ceremony of BIMSTEC, Bhamre addressed the participating nations on countering terrorism.

Sep 16, 2018, 15:41 PM IST
India's first exclusive dog park comes up in Hyderabad

India's first exclusive dog park comes up in Hyderabad

The park would be inaugurated within next ten days.

Sep 16, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
Several hours on, major fire fighting operations continue in Kolkata's Bagri market

Several hours on, major fire fighting operations continue in Kolkata's Bagri market

The fire broke out at 2:45 am. 

Sep 16, 2018, 06:31 AM IST
Social media causing sleep deprivation in pilots: Air Cheif Marshal BS Dhanoa

Social media causing sleep deprivation in pilots: Air Cheif Marshal BS Dhanoa

Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa on Friday said that being online for long hours on social media is causing sleep deprivation in pilots.

Sep 15, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee blames PWD for Majerhat bridge collapse

Mamata Banerjee blames PWD for Majerhat bridge collapse

The bridge in south Kolkata had collapsed killing three and injuring more than 25 on September 4.

Sep 14, 2018, 18:16 PM IST