Shimla: Cong activists sustain burn injuries while torching PM Modi's effigy

Congress workers in Shimla suffered burn injuries while burning Prime Minister Modi’s effigy. When workers tried to set effigy on fire, at the same time it exploded and the workers who were standing close also caught fire.

Tamil Nadu: Anganwadi employee held for burning child's cheek with hot spoon

A woman employee of the anganwadi centre at Melakaatu vilai near here has been arrested for allegedly causing burn injury on the cheek of a two-and-a-half-year-old girl with a hot spoon, police said on Tuesday.

Girl tortured by father, stepmother in Hyderabad

 A 19-year-old girl was allegedly tortured by her father and stepmother for several months here, police said on Wednesday.

Martin Whitmarsh fears F1 could ''crash and burn''

Martin Whitmarsh fears F1 could ''crash and burn''

Former McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh says he is saddened by the current state of Formula One and fears it may "crash and burn" before eventually recovering.

Denied money for liquor, man sets teenage daughter afire

A 16-year-old girl was today allegedly set afire by her father after she refused him money to buy liquor, a police official said.

ISIS releases barbaric video, claims to have burned Jordanian pilot alive

ISIS releases barbaric video, claims to have burned Jordanian pilot alive

In yet another barbaric incident, the Islamic State militants (IS) has released a video purportedly showing Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kassasbeh, who was held prisoner, being burned alive, the BBC reported on Tuesday night.

Mexico shock as kidnapped lawmaker killed, burned

A Mexican federal lawmaker was killed and burned after being abducted in broad daylight, authorities confirmed Wednesday, shocking his ruling party amid government assurances that violence is down.

Ellie Goulding doesn`t exercise to keep thin

Singer Ellie Goulding says she doesn`t want to be thin but she exercises to stay "fit and strong".

Pak woman burnt to death after rejecting marriage proposal

A young woman has been burnt to death by her suitor after she rejected his marriage proposal in Pakistan`s Punjab province.

Man burns himself in Tokyo

A man burned himself at a crowded train station here Sunday to protest against the Japanese government`s attempt to exercise the right to collective self-defence.

Two succumb to burn injuries in Punjab

Two of the six persons, who sustained burn injuries in a fire following leakage of a cooking gas cylinder at Dogra Mohalla here, succumbed to their wounds today, police said.

Rapist dies after victim`s family members burn him alive

An alleged rapist succumbed to his injuries on Friday morning, after he was reportedly set ablaze by the victim`s family members at Nighara village, police said here.

Man burns wife and infant son to death in Bihar

In a suspected case of dowry, a man burnt to death his wife and an infant son in Bhojpur district, police said on Sunday.

Hulk Hogan hospitalized after burning hand

Hulk Hogan was rushed to a hospital in Florida on Sunday after he suffered bad burns to his hand.

Afghanistan: ‘Books burned had extremist content’

Muslim holy books that were burned at a US base in Afghanistan had been removed from a library at a detention center.

Anna Hazare burns Ravana`s effigy

Anna Hazare performed the traditional burning of demon king Ravana`s effigy on the occasion of Dusshera at his village Ralegan Siddhi in Maharashtra.

Woman, two minors burnt to death

A woman and her two little children were burnt to death allegedly for more dowry at
Jaitukhad village in Palmau district of Jharkhand.

Feel the burn to feel good: Scientists

Want to improve your mood as well as your fitness? Then, you need to work out hard.

Rapists burn minor to death in UP

A 14-year-old girl was
allegedly burnt to death by three men who kept her in
captivity and gangraped the victim for three days at
Jahagiraganj area here, police said on Saturday.

Sleepless nights `help burn calories`

US scientists have discovered that going without sleep for a night uses the same amount of energy as a two-mile walk.