Gurdaspur attack: Postmortem conducted on bodies of terrorists

Postmortem examinations were on Friday being conducted at the civil hospital here on the bodies of the three terrorists, who had stormed a police station in Gurdaspur and were gunned down by Punjab Police personnel during a day-long operation.

Seven `tortured` bodies found in southern Mexico

 Seven corpses, including some with signs of torture and a decapitated body, were discovered in the violence-plagued southern Mexican state of Guerrero, authorities said Thursday. 

Tunisia recovers 27 migrant bodies from Med in week

The bodies of 27 migrants of sub-Saharan origin have been recovered off the coast of Tunisia in the past week, a spokesman for the country`s civil protection agency told AFP on Friday.

Two bodies found in Ireland in search for 1972 IRA victim

Investigators searching remote farmland in Ireland on Thursday for a former Cistercian monk murdered and secretly buried by the IRA 43 years ago have found two bodies.  

Seven bodies found in DR Congo`s restive east

 At least seven bodies have been found in an eastern region of Democratic Republic of Congo where a series of massacres has left more than 300 people dead in seven months, local authorities said Saturday.

Nepal earthquake: 19 bodies found at Everest base camp

Nineteen bodies have been recovered from the Everest base camp which was hit by an avalanche following Saturday`s 7.9-magnitude earthquake in Nepal, the Indian defence ministry said on Sunday.

'Directions issued in UP to check dumping of bodies in rivers'

The Uttar Pradesh government has issued directions to authorities to stop the practise of dumping dead bodies directly into rivers, after 81 bodies were recovered from Ganga in Unnao district of the state early this year, the Lok Sabha was told on Thursday.

A pinch of baking soda for better sight?

A pinch of baking soda can help people see better by modifying the visual signal generated by photoreceptors in the eye that detect light, say researchers.

Over 4,500 bodies found in 4 years across Pakistan

Over 4,500 bodies, many of them mutilated, have been found over the past four years across Pakistan, according to officials.

BJP questions Akhilesh on bodies found in Ganga, Betwa

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday questioned Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's silence on the recovery of as many as 110 bodies in the Ganga and Betwa rivers in the last few days.

Manchester canal deaths spark killer speculation

With 17 bodies discovered in the past two years, the canals that run through Manchester in northern England are racking up a grim tally, prompting one expert to warn of a possible serial killer at large.

104 bodies found in Ganga, probe ordered
104 bodies found in Ganga, probe ordered

The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday ordered a probe after over 100 bodies were found in a channel of the Ganga in Unnao district, an official said.

Eight bodies found in Mexico clandestine graves

At least eight bodies were found in clandestine graves discovered Saturday in the southern Mexican city of Iguala, Guerrero state government confirmed Sunday.

11 bodies found in clandestine Mexico graves

The bodies of 11 men were found in eight clandestine graves in a forested area in Michoacan, a state in western Mexico, officials said.

Nearly 100 bodies still in sunken South Korean ferry

Rescue teams used a diving bell Wednesday in a bid to recover about 100 lifeless bodies which remain inside the South Korean ferry that sank off the country`s southwestern coast April 16 with 302 deaths and disappearances.

Six bodies recovered in Assam

Six bodies with injury marks have been recovered from a village in Udalguri district of Assam, police said on Monday.

Three bodies recovered from different areas of J&K

Three bodies have been recovered from different places in Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Friday.

Bodies of girl, youth recovered in Yamuna river

Five days after they went missing from their houses, a teenaged girl and a 20-year-old youth were found dead with their hands tied in Yamuna river here on Sunday, police said.

Bodies of jawans being brought to Delhi

Wrapped in the tri-colour, the bodies of Lance Naik Hemraj (29) and Lance Naik Sudhakar Singh (28) were brought to Rajouri from the forward post in Poonch district today.

Three bodies recovered in Assam`s Sonitpur distric

Three bodies were recovered from separate places by the police while another unclaimed body was cremated by Sonitpur district administration at Tezpur on Thursday.