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8-year-old boy among three killed after inhaling gas which from malfunctioning AC

8-year-old boy among three killed after inhaling gas which from malfunctioning AC

The 35-year-old man, his wife and son were residents of Thiruvalluvar Nagar at Koyambedu in the city.

Oct 03, 2018, 08:26 AM IST
Fire breaks out at hotel kitchen in Kolkata

Fire breaks out at hotel kitchen in Kolkata

Five fire tenders took about half-an-hour to douse the flames.

Oct 03, 2018, 00:48 AM IST
TMC blames RSS for Kolkata Nagerbazar blast, BJP hits back

TMC blames RSS for Kolkata Nagerbazar blast, BJP hits back

The explosion was reported outside a fruit shop on the ground floor of a multi-storey building in the congested Kazipara area under the jurisdiction of Dumdum PS.

Oct 02, 2018, 17:16 PM IST
1 dead, several injured in high-intensity blast in Kolkata's northern suburbs, CID begins probe

1 dead, several injured in high-intensity blast in Kolkata's northern suburbs, CID begins probe

The nature of the high-intensity blast was not known as yet. 

Oct 02, 2018, 13:34 PM IST
Man, 'childhood friend' commit suicide after wife chides them for chatting

Man, 'childhood friend' commit suicide after wife chides them for chatting

A 27-year-old man allegedly committed suicide in East Marredpally area of Secunderabad for being chided by his wife over continuously chatting with female friend on a web-based messaging app, police

Oct 01, 2018, 07:42 AM IST
Drunk man driving BMW hits multiple vehicles in Mumbai, 2 injured

Drunk man driving BMW hits multiple vehicles in Mumbai, 2 injured

According to the police, the man driving the BMW was in an inebriated condition and was caught after being chased for almost 4 km.

Sep 30, 2018, 08:01 AM IST
DRI seizes exotic birds smuggled into India from Bangladesh

DRI seizes exotic birds smuggled into India from Bangladesh

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has seized exotic birds smuggled into India from Bangladesh at Kolkata airport, according to an official statement.

Sep 28, 2018, 20:42 PM IST
Rs 2500 cr terminal to come up at Chennai airport: AAI official

Rs 2500 cr terminal to come up at Chennai airport: AAI official

The Airport Authority of India (AAI) on Friday confirmed the construction of a new terminal in Chennai. 

Sep 28, 2018, 18:39 PM IST
IT officials seize 'key documents' from Revanth Reddy's house

IT officials seize 'key documents' from Revanth Reddy's house

Income Tax officials on Friday seized some key documents from the residences and offices of Telangana Congress Working President A Revanth Reddy and his close relatives.

Sep 28, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea hospitalised again

Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea hospitalised again

This was the second time that Indrani was rushed to hospital in a span of five days.

Sep 28, 2018, 16:45 PM IST
Congress-JDS wins BBMP polls, Gangambike Mallikarjun elected Bengaluru Mayor

Congress-JDS wins BBMP polls, Gangambike Mallikarjun elected Bengaluru Mayor

The Congress had alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was trying to poach the legislators.

Sep 28, 2018, 15:52 PM IST
Bengaluru Mayor, Deputy Mayor to be elected on Friday, Congress accuses BJP of poaching corporators

Bengaluru Mayor, Deputy Mayor to be elected on Friday, Congress accuses BJP of poaching corporators

Till Thursday evening, the Congress had been engaged in hectic consultations to decide the candidate for the elections. 

Sep 28, 2018, 09:57 AM IST
Telangana: Principal allegedly sodomises Class II student inside school office

Telangana: Principal allegedly sodomises Class II student inside school office

A Class 2 student was allegedly sodomised by the school principal in Hyderabad's Rajendranagar. The principal has now been taken into custody.

Sep 28, 2018, 08:23 AM IST
Respite for Mumbaikars as heavy rains, thunderstorm lash parts of Mumbai city

Respite for Mumbaikars as heavy rains, thunderstorm lash parts of Mumbai city

A major impact of the rains was seen in Navi Mumbai, Central Mumbai and South Mumbai.

Sep 27, 2018, 22:57 PM IST
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

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