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At least 20 dead in Cameroon `child suicide bomber` attack

At least 19 people were killed in a suicide bombing in the northern Cameroonian town of Maroua on Saturday, a local military commander said, just three days after twin bombings there suspected to have been carried out by Boko Haram. 

One rank, one pension for HC judges: Govt to amend law

Seeking to rectify an anomaly as per which High Court judges selected from the Bar get lesser pension than those elevated from state judicial services, the government plans to bring a bill to amend the law governing their salaries and service conditions.

32 held in raid at bar in Thane

As many as 32 people, including 17 women, were arrested in a raid at a bar here, police said on Saturday.

Martin Whitmarsh fears F1 could ''crash and burn''
Martin Whitmarsh fears F1 could ''crash and burn''

Former McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh says he is saddened by the current state of Formula One and fears it may "crash and burn" before eventually recovering.

'Bar obstructing requirement of adequate judges'

The Madras High Court has observed that it is only the Bar which is obstructing the induction of of adequate number of judges for the management and functioning of the judicial system.

Freedom of media not for tarnishing others: Kerala minister

The freedom that the media gets should not be used to tarnish others, said a Kerala minister on Tuesday.

Kerala Excise Minister rejects bar owner's allegations

Kerala Excise Minister K Babu on Tuesday refuted bribery allegations levelled against him by Kerala Bar Hotel Owners' Association Working president Biju Ramesh and said it was part of a conspiracy to topple the Congress-led UDF government.

Maharashtra: Chandrapur bar workers fear losing jobs after liquor ban

With Maharashtra's Chandrapur set to become a 'dry' district from April 1, the local wine and bar workers are concerned over the ban rendering them jobless.

HC stays proceedings against Biju Ramesh in Lokayukta

The Kerala High Court today stayed the proceedings against Working president of Kerala Bar Hotel Owners Association Biju Ramesh before the Lokayukta in the bar-bribery case allegedly involving Finance Minister KM Mani.

Kerala minister sues whistle-blower bar owner

Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani on Wednesday filed a defamation case seeking Rs 10 crore as damages against whistle-blower bar owner Biju Ramesh who had accused him of accepting Rs 1 crore for re-opening shut down bars.

Kerala FM accused of demanding Rs 5 cr bribe to reopen bars; CM Chandy dismisses allegations

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Saturday defended Finance Minister KM Mani following a graft allegation made against him by a businessman who owns hotels with bars here.

Kerala govt's liquor policy will be catastrophe: Hotels

Association of Approved and Classified Hotels of Kerala on Wednesday said the state government's liquor policy will be a "catastrophe" to the tourism industry and would adversely affect many other industries, including IT.

Kerala bar owners to seek legal redress over liquor prohibition

The Kerala Bar Hotel Association on Sunday decided to seek legal redress against the state government`s decision to make Kerala a dry state with a new liquor policy.

Policemen likely outside Goa bars to check drunken driving: Parrikar

Police personnel armed with alcometers may be posted in close proximity of Goa bars to curb drunken driving, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the assembly Wednesday.

Rapper Ray J arrested

Rapper Ray J has reportedly been charged with numerous offences following his arrest at a hotel here. Ray J, whose real name is William Ray Norwood Jr, was apprehended by law enforcement officers after the LAPD received a call from someone inside the Beverly Wilshire Hotel claiming the singer was causing a commotion within the hotel`s bar, reportedly.

Osama Bin Laden`s look-alike becomes big hit in Sao Paulo bar

Osama Bin Laden`s lookalike has become a huge hit at a bar themed after the founder of Al-Qaeda in Sao Paulo.

Jimmy Fallon caught up in bar fight?

Funnyman Jimmy Fallon was reportedly caught in the middle of a bar fight.

Crime branch raids bar, rescues 18 girls, arrest more than 35

The Thane police crime branch raided a bar last night, rescued as many as 18 girls and arrested more than 35 people, including its owner, manager as well as customers, the police said here on Sunday.

Ryder and Bracewell`s behaviour under investigation

New Zealand Cricket (NSC) will investigate behaviour of Test squad members Doug Bracewell and Jesse Ryder, who have confirmed spending time in a bar, hours before the start of the ongoing first Test against India.

Goa BJP retorts, asks Mani Shankar Aiyar to open bar

The "beverage" war between the Congress and the BJP over senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar`s tea-selling comment against Narendra Modi during the All India Congress Committee meeting in New Delhi got more intense.