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Fresh protests hit southern Nepal, one killed in police firing

Fresh protests hit southern Nepal, one killed in police firing

18-year-old Tavrej Alam was killed when police opened fire on protesters led by United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) in Rautahat district headquarter Gaur when a crowd of about 1,500 demonstrators started throwing stones and bottles at security personnel.

Madhesi lawmakers protest in Nepal Parl; meeting postponed

They also demanded stern action against security personnel who were involved in the shooting last night at Saptari in which two Madhesis were killed.

Rahul meets Prez, seeks judicial probe into police firing in Punjab

Congress leaders rejected the CBI probe ordered by Punjab government, saying its terms of reference did not include the role of police whose action left two people dead.

Akalis question Rahul's visit to Punjab firing victims

Akalis question Rahul's visit to Punjab firing victims

 Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is expected to visit the families of the victims in Faridkot district on Thursday.

Notice to Mizoram government over student's killing

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked Mizoram to submit a report within four weeks on the reported killing of a student in police firing, an official said here on Monday.

Lalu Prasad Yadav expresses sorrow over lawyer's death in police firing

RJD President Lalu Prasad Yadav on Saturday expressed sorrow over the death of a lawyer in Allahabad in police firing in the court premises and demanded compensation for the victim's family.

Restrictions in Srinagar after youth's death in police firing

Restrictions were imposed in some areas of Srinagar Tuesday, a day after a youth was killed in police firing in Baramulla district, police said.

Two killed in police firing in Manipur

Two people were killed in Manipur when police opened fire at demonstrators who were protesting two-month old ban under Section 144 CrPc on any gathering of four or more people, officials said here Sunday.

BJP creates ruckus in Bihar legislature over police firing

Opposition BJP created ruckus in both Houses of Bihar legislature on Monday over the killing of two persons, including a woman, in police firing in Aurangabad on a mob protesting alleged misbehaviour of security forces during an anti-Maoist search operation.

Youth killed in police firing during Kashmir clash

A youth was killed in police firing while three people were injured Monday when a stone-pelting mob clashed with security forces in Sopore town of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

One person killed in police firing outside booth in Bihar

One person was killed in police firing outside a polling booth during voting in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district today.

One killed, 4 injured in police firing in Assam

One person was killed and four others were injured Tuesday when police opened fire to quell violence involving two groups over fishing in a leased out natural water body in the district.

RDO inquiry into `accidental` firing by police officer

The Revenue Divisional Officer would conduct an inquiry into the "accidental" firing incident in a police station which left a 16-year-old boy, an accused in a theft case, seriously injured.

One dead, two injured in police firing in Assam

One person was killed and two others were injured in firing by the police after they were attacked by a mob at a rally in Assam`s Dhubri district today, police sources said.

30 injured in police firing in Assam`s Cachar district

At least 30 people, including a superintendent of police and seven policemen, were injured in police firing on Monday.

Bodoland: Police firing in Karbi Anglong, violence continues in Assam

With the Army on flag march in Assam, the rubber estate and a house of Cong MP were set ablaze as the demand for separate states on the lines of Telangana by several groups was stepped

Judicial probe ordered into Bagaha police firing in Bihar

Bihar government on Tuesday set up a judicial commission headed by a retired judge of Patna High Court to probe Bagaha police firing incident which claimed the lives of six Tharu tribals.

Thousands in Istanbul protest demonstrator`s death

Thousands of protesters returned to Istanbul`s Taksim Square today, demanding justice for a demonstrator slain by police fire during demonstrations that have swept Turkey this month.

Nitish Kumar orders probe into police firing deaths

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar ordered an inquiry into the killing of six people when police opened fire to control a mob in a village in Bagha district a day ago.

Five killed in police firing in Bihar

Five persons were killed on Monday as a police team, investigating a murder case, was attacked by a mob in Bihar`s Bagaha police district, a senior police officer said.