Eggs thrown at Russian activists protesting Chechnya torchings

 Russian rights activists were targeted with eggs on Thursday as they held a news conference in Moscow to condemn the torching of the homes of relatives of suspected Islamist insurgents in Chechnya.

'No irregularity in purchasing eggs for nutritious meal scheme in TN'

There was no irregularity in the purchase of eggs from private players for supplying to children in government and government-aided schools under the nutritious meal scheme across the state, Social Welfare Minister B Valarmathi informed the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday.

Reptiles, eggs banned as Australia ramps up G20 security

 Eggs, tinned food, reptiles and surfboards will be banned in parts of Brisbane this week as Australia`s biggest peacetime deployment of police and soldiers braces for everything from unruly protests to mass hostage-taking at the Group of 20 summit.