Five extortionists arrested in Ghaziabad

Police here Thursday arrested five people for allegedly demanding Rs.5 lakh from a contractor and seized a pistol from their possession.

US releases email, tries to debunk Snowden claims

The US government released an email Thursday written by Edward Snowden, in a bid to debunk his claim that he raised concerns about mass spying programs before fleeing and engineering huge media leaks.

Gunmen kill contractor in Kashmir

A contractor was kidnapped and later killed by unidentified gunmen in Jammu and Kashmir`s Pulwama district.

Wall collapse: owner, contractor booked in Faridabad

A crasher owner and contractor were booked in connection with a wall collapse in Pali-Mohabbatabad area here in which four people were killed.

MNS corporator slaps contractor over water shortage

A Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) corporator repeatedly slapped a 65-year-old private contractor over the alleged `delay` in repairing a damaged water pipeline.

Maoists kill contractor on spying charge

Armed Maoists killed a contractor in Odisha`s Malkangiri district by slitting his throat after accusing him of spying on them for the police, an officer said Saturday.

Contractor`s car found gutted at KNPP site

A car of a contractor working at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project site was found gutted Wednesday.

MSEDCL engineer caught red-handed accepting bribe

They were trapped by the Thane unit of the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2 lakhs from an electrical contractor.

Executive engineer arrested for taking bribe from

An executive engineer of Haryana irrigation department was on Wednesday arrested for allegedly taking bribe of Rs 40,000 from a contractor for clearing his bills.

Contractor fined Rs 7 lakh for `defective services`

A contractor, who was given the tasks of fixing leakages, plastering and painting buildings in a housing society, has been directed to pay Rs 7 lakh fine to the society for rendering `defective services`.

Maoists slit throat of a contractor in Malkangiri

Armed Maoists killed a contractor by slitting his throat in Odisha`s Malkangiri district Friday, apparently protesting the work undertaken by him in the backward region.

Delhi house collapse: Contractor denied bail

Delhi court rejected the
bail plea to a contractor, arrested for his alleged criminal culpability for the Chandni Mahal building
collapse.

Police hunt for contractor in Posco violence

Orissa Police are looking for a contractor to investigate his role in the December 14 clashes near the Posco steel plant site in which one person was killed, an official said Monday.

One killed, three injured in firing in Orissa

A contractor was shot dead and
three others were seriously injured in an exchange of fire
between two rival groups at Biridi in Orissa`s Jagatsinghpur
district, police said.

Contractor who built Osama`s house arrested

The contractor who constructed the mansion in Abbottabad city where Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed by US forces has been arrested, a media report said.

Carter visits Cuba amid dispute over contractor

Carter is in Havana to discuss economic policies and boost Cuba-US ties.

Militants attack contractor and retired official`s houses

Unidentified militants attacked the
private houses of a Manipur government contractor and a retired official by exploding grenades.

Abducted contractors rescued in Assam

Two contractors abducted by the
NDFB were rescued today by the army from Muktapur of Baksa
district in Assam.

Building contractor shot dead in Jamnagar

A building contractor was shot dead from close range in the parking of DKV Arts and Commerce College.

MCD contractors stage protest; to continue strike

Municipal contractors observing a
tool-down strike for two weeks today staged a demonstration in
the MCD headquarters here and said the agitation will go on
till their dues pending for months were cleared.