Upset over harsh words by official, man attempts suicide in Tamil Nadu

A 31-year old man attempted self-immolation near the tahsildhar office here on Wednesday, upset over alleged foul language used by revenue officials when he approached them pleading for change of ration shop, police said.

Gorakhpur: Minor lovers insulted by panchayat

Minor lovers insulted by panchayat in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.

Turkish editor gets 21 month suspended sentence for `insulting Erdogan`

An Ankara court on Tuesday handed down a 21-month suspended jail sentence to an editor of a leading English-language Turkish daily newspaper after convicting him of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to appear before disciplinary commission
Zlatan Ibrahimovic to appear before disciplinary commission

Paris Saint-Germain frontman Zlatan Ibrahimovic will appear before the French Professional Football League`s (LFP) disciplinary commission for calling France "a shit country" and insulting a referee.

China to probe state TV host for insulting Mao Zedong

 China`s main state broadcaster, CCTV, will investigate one of its anchors after a video of him insulting the founder of modern China, Mao Zedong, went viral on social media sites.

Facebook blocks pages insulting Prophet Mohammed in Turkey
Facebook blocks pages insulting Prophet Mohammed in Turkey

Social networking site Facebook has reportedly blocked some pages that seem to insult the Prophet Mohammed following orders by a Turkish court.

Suspending chef-de-mission was nation's insult: IOA Secretary Mehta
Suspending chef-de-mission was nation's insult: IOA Secretary Mehta

Slamming AIBA's decision to not only hand provisional suspension to boxer Laishram Sarita Devi but also India's Asiad chef-de-mission Adille J. Sumariwalla, Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Secretary General Rajeev Mehta has said that the move is an insult to the nation.

Egypt jails Coptic teacher for insulting Islam: Lawyer

An Egyptian appeals court jailed a female Coptic Christian teacher for six months after parents of her students accused her of evangelising and insulting Islam, her lawyer said on Monday.

Russia condemns Ukrainian minister for insulting Putin

Russia accused Ukraine`s acting Foreign Minister Andriy Deshchytsya of hurling insults at Russian President Vladimir Putin during a protest outside its embassy in Kiev, media reported Monday.

BJP insulted Jaswant: Wife

Reacting sharply to the expulsion of her husband by BJP, Sheetal Kanwar on Sunday said Jaswant Singh was insulted by the party for which he worked for over 32 years.

Khloe Kardashian hates being compared to sisters

Khloe Kardashian has lashed out at people, who call her `the hot sister`, saying it is an insult to her siblings Kim and Kourtney.

National flag mounted upside down on MP Dy Speaker`s vehicle

The national flag was found allegedly mounted upside down on official vehicle of Madhya Pradesh Assembly Deputy Speaker Harvansh Singh when he arrived for a public function at Seoni on Sunday.

Qatari poet sentenced to life for poem `insulting` country`s ruler

A Qatari poet has been sentenced to life in prison on charges of trying to incite the overthrow of the emirate`s ruling family.

Bahrain court jails man over Muhammad wife insult

Bahrain`s attorney general says a 19-year-old man has been sentenced to two-years in jail for defaming one of the Prophet Muhammad`s wives.

Complaint against Team Anna for insulting tiranga

A court issued a notice to Delhi Police for their response on complaint against social activist Anna Hazare for allegedly disrespecting national flag.

Revised BPL benchmark an insult to people: BJP

BJP dubbed as an "insult
and betrayal" of the poor the Planning Commission report.

Case against Hazare for insult to tricolour

A case was filed in a Bihar court Thursday against social activists Anna Hazare and Arvind Kejriwal for allegedly insulting the national flag during a reality television show, officials said.

FHM apologises to androgynous model Andrej Pejic for femiman insult

‘For him’ magazine that had named the androgynous male model Andrej Pejic as the 98th sexiest woman in the world.

Sibal`s remark on Nanavati Commn insult to judiciary: Vyas

Gujarat Health Minister
Jaynarayan Vyas on Thursday termed the remarks of Union HRD Minister
Kapil Sibal on the Nanavati Commission here yesterday as an
insult to the country`s judicial system.

Demanding Gaddafi’s ouster an "insult": Daughter

Aisha Gaddafi said her father is not in Libya, but in hearts of all Libyans.