Trial of assault case against Saif Ali Khan likely to start in Nov

 A local court on Friday completed its pre-trial formalities in the 2012 assault case registered against Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan, paving the way to start the trial against him and two others.

BBC reporters 'badly beaten' in Russia

A team of BBC journalists was assaulted in southern Russia while researching a story about soldiers "being killed at the Ukraine border," the company said today after lodging a protest with Russian authorities.

Now, Justin Bieber arrested for assault, dangerous driving
Now, Justin Bieber arrested for assault, dangerous driving

Justin Bieber was recently arrested for assault and dangerous driving after he slammed his bike into a minivan, near his hometown Stratford, Ontario.

Nine found guilty of assaulting lawyer and his family in Himachal

A Sessions Court here has sentenced nine persons, including two relatives of a Himchal Pradesh minister, to nine months imprisonment for assaulting a lawyer and his family members in 2005.

Police questions Sir Cliff Richard over sexual assault

Sir Cliff Richard has been interrogated by the police in connection with an alleged historical sexual offence.

Woman who took on attackers gets Rs 1 lakh reward from UP govt

A woman, who took on a group of attackers after they assaulted her husband following a road accident here, was on Saturday given a reward of Rs 1 lakh by the Uttar Pradesh government.

NHRC issues showcause notice to Odisha in scribe assault case

The National Human Rights Commission has issued a showcause notice to Odisha Government asking why monetary relief of Rs 25,000 would not be recommended to be paid to a Bhubaneswar-based journalist, who was unlawfully assaulted by police.

West Bengal government mulling advisory to parents on home tutor

The West Bengal government is contemplating issuing advisories to parents engaging private tutors for their children at homes, a day after a three-year- old boy was assaulted at his Lake Town address by a woman tutor, a minister said on Thursday.

Tom Meighan guilty about knocking down dad

Rocker Tom Meighan is guilty about accidentally hitting his father with a car, and he has branded the incident as the "worst day of my life".

Man assaulted in Bengal for protesting against hooch dens

Barely a fortnight after a youth was killed and his body thrown on the railway track for protesting against illegal hooch dens at Bamangachhi in North 24 Parganas, another person was allegedly beaten up in the area for protesting against consumption of hooch in the open.

Youth assaulted in Bengal by goons

Days after the horrific killing of a college student by goons, yet another youth has been allegedly assaulted in West Bengal for standing up against anti-social elements, police said Wednesday.

Turkey urges Israel to halt Gaza assault

Turkey called on Israel on Tuesday to "immediately" halt its assault against the Gaza Strip, following the deadly air campaign against the Palestinian enclave.

Taliban cut hair and beards to flee Pakistan Army assault

Hundreds of Taliban fighters rushed to disguise themselves with new haircuts in the weeks before a Pakistani army assault, it has emerged, as refugees revealed details of life under the militants - and their taste for imported luxuries.

Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia case: Actress meets Mumbai Police Commissioner

Actress Preity Zinta met Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria on Monday, at police headquarters regarding the case that she has filed against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia.

18-month jail for man for threatening, assaulting witness` son

A man has been sentenced to 18 months in jail by a Delhi court for injuring and criminally intimidating the son of a woman, who had deposed against him in a murder case.

Russia will not sit idle by as jihadists press Iraq assault

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said in Damascus on Saturday that his country "will not remain passive" as jihadists push an offensive in Syria`s neighbour Iraq.

Preity-Ness case: Mumbai Police may quiz former cricketer's son

In another twist of events in the Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia mess, it has been learnt that the Mumbai Police may approach a key witness in this case.

Indian man jailed for assaulting women on trains in Australia

A 41-year-old Indian man, who indecently assaulted women on trains after offering to read their palms, was today sentenced to 21 months in jail by an Australian court.

Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia case: Five witnesses confirm actor`s allegations

Even as the din surrounding the Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia case refuses to die down, it looks like the case might have got some important lead.

Preity Zinta to record statement again, two witnesses questioned

Actress Preity Zinta on Saturday reacted to the news of her filing a molestation case against her ex-boyfriend and business partner, industrialst Ness Wadia.