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Bangladesh: Dhaka University canteen leaseholder fired for serving beef to Hindu students, hurting religious sentiments

A canteen leaseholder at Bangladesh's prestigious Dhaka University has been fired for serving beef to Hindu students and hurting their religious sentiments, a media report said on Thursday.

Apr 20, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Pune Infosys rape survivor's ordeal: `I was being raped and he was laughing, filming it`

A woman, who was allegedly raped by two men at the sprawling campus of IT major Infosys here in Maharashtra, revealed that one of the men taped the incident in the washroom.

Dec 30, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

No proposal to raise food price in Parl canteen: Panel chief

Notwithstanding the controversy over subsidised food in Parliament canteen, no proposal to raise price is on the cards as the concerned committee insists that such a measure would only hit hard employees and representatives of the media.

Jul 26, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

Parliament committee should pay attention to canteen subsidies: Naidu

 Amid a debate over the whopping subsidy given to Parliament canteens serving MPs, the government on Wednesday said parliamentary committees involved with the issue should pay attention to the matter even as it insisted that it alone was not responsible for a decision.

Jun 24, 2015, 11:50 AM IST

Top 5 places to eat in Delhi University's campuses

Here are the top joints in and around Delhi University campuses where you can have some of the best foods.

May 29, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh`s prisoners to run mobile canteens

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh flagged off three mobile canteens from the state capital that will be operated by inmates of the state`s jails.

Nov 20, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

Hyderabad student raped for 17 months by canteen owner

In a horrifying incident, a 20-year-old student of a polytechnic institute was confined and raped for 17 months by the owner of the college canteen.

Sep 18, 2013, 09:48 AM IST

Major fire in military canteen in Bangalore

A major fire broke out in the
Military Canteen Stores Department building here, gutting
grocery items and household electronic goods.

Mar 23, 2010, 23:29 PM IST

Bombay HC summons IG Prisons on denial of canteen food to inmates

The Bombay High Court today observed
that the denial of canteen food to prisoners is "inhuman" and
summoned the Inspector General of Prisons on February 26.

Feb 19, 2010, 00:29 AM IST