violence

Violence is not the way: Aamir Khan on 'Padmavati'

Violence is not the way: Aamir Khan on 'Padmavati'

Everyone has a right to protest but violence is not the way, says Bollywood star Aamir Khan, terming the threats to Deepika Padukone and Sanjay Leela Bhansali over their film "Padmavati" as "most unfortunate".

Dec 12, 2017, 16:21 PM IST
Child abuse victims more likely to dropout of school

Child abuse victims more likely to dropout of school

Children who have been victims of violence are more likely to drop out of high school before graduation than their peers, a study has found.

Dec 02, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Tehreek-e-Labbaik violence kills 6 in Pakistan

Police and protesters clash in Pakistan, killing 6. Watch to know more.

Nov 26, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

Chennai: Violence at Sathyabama University after student commits suicide

Massive violence broke out at Chennai's Satyabhama University night after a student of the first year was found hanging in her hostel room.

Nov 23, 2017, 14:00 PM IST

Watch: Woman beaten, forced out of home for dowry in Hyderabad

A video has surfaced from Hyderabad which shows a woman been beaten for dowry. The woman was forcibly expelled from home.

Nov 20, 2017, 13:56 PM IST
Florida governor Rick Scott declares emergency, fearing white nationalist violence

Florida governor Rick Scott declares emergency, fearing white nationalist violence

In August, rallies by neo-Nazis and white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia, led to violent street clashes with counter-protesters

Oct 17, 2017, 09:26 AM IST
Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: Army

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: Army

"Security members found and dug up 28 dead bodies of Hindus who were cruelly violently and killed by ARSA extremist Bengali terrorists in Rakhine State," a statement posted on the army chief`s website said.

Sep 24, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
Fresh violence in Darjeeling hills, car torched

Fresh violence in Darjeeling hills, car torched

A number of shops and other business establishments opened in Darjeeling on Sunday after remaining shut for 101 days over the demand for separate Gorkhaland.

Sep 24, 2017, 17:39 PM IST

Probe wealth of self-styled godmen: Jain monk Tarun Sagar

He said there were about 1,400 cheats in the country who call themselves godmen or saints.

Sep 23, 2017, 19:24 PM IST
Odisha: Nine more persons arrested for violence during hartal

Odisha: Nine more persons arrested for violence during hartal

While one case was regarding beating up of a person and damage to his vehicle, another was in connection with the ransacking of the IOCL office at Chandrasekharpur area here.

Sep 20, 2017, 18:43 PM IST

Roadside bombs wound 20, kill soldier in Thailand's troubled south

The first bomb did not result in any casualties, but the other two killed one soldier and wounded 18 soldiers and police and two villagers. 

 

Sep 14, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
India to send consignments of humanitarian assistance for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

India to send consignments of humanitarian assistance for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

New Delhi has decided to send consignments of humanitarian assistance to Dhaka, in response to the humanitarian crisis being faced on account of the large influx of refugees into Bangladesh.

Sep 14, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Myanmar mob stones Muslim home amid Rohingya crisis

Myanmar mob stones Muslim home amid Rohingya crisis

The mob attack on Sunday night in the Magway region of the mainly Buddhist nation was fuelled by anger over the deepening crisis in the western state of Rakhine, according to a government press release.

Sep 11, 2017, 15:54 PM IST
Dalai Lama calls on Aung San Suu Kyi for peaceful end to Rohingya crisis

Dalai Lama calls on Aung San Suu Kyi for peaceful end to Rohingya crisis

The Dalai Lama has urged Aung San Suu Kyi to find a peaceful solution to the crisis in Myanmar and expressed concerns about violence that has led around 300,000 Muslim Rohingya to flee the Buddhist-majority country.

Sep 11, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Myanmar accused of laying mines after refugee injuries

Myanmar accused of laying mines after refugee injuries

Refugee accounts of the latest spasm of violence in Rakhine have typically described shootings by soldiers and arson attacks on villages.

Sep 10, 2017, 21:15 PM IST

Fires destroy more villages in Myanmar's Rohingya region

Blazes started on Saturday engulfed as many as four more settlements in Rathedaung, likely destroying all the Muslim villages in the area, the sources said.

Sep 09, 2017, 20:11 PM IST
UN to deploy security force to guard its base in Libya

UN to deploy security force to guard its base in Libya

The military unit would probably consist of around 150 people, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, told a news briefing in Geneva.

Sep 08, 2017, 17:48 PM IST
250,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh: UN

250,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh: UN

In the last two weeks alone 164,000 mostly Rohingya civilians have fled to Bangladesh, overwhelming refugee camps that were already bursting at the seams and triggering warnings of a humanitarian crisis.

Sep 07, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
End cow vigilantism, take action against violence: Supreme Court tells Centre

End cow vigilantism, take action against violence: Supreme Court tells Centre

Coming down heavily on cow vigilantism, the Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre and state to take immediate steps to curb such acts of violence. The top court also asked states to appoint a senior police officer as the nodal officer in every district across the country.

Sep 06, 2017, 11:50 AM IST
Muslims deeply concerned by Myanmar violence, Turkey tells Aung San Suu Kyi

Muslims deeply concerned by Myanmar violence, Turkey tells Aung San Suu Kyi

In the phone call, Erdogan and Suu Kyi also discussed potential solutions to the fighting and means to deliver humanitarian aid to the region, the sources said.

 

Sep 05, 2017, 17:09 PM IST