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Facing life threat, Dalit writer Kancha Ilaiah seeks protection

Eminent Dalit thinker Kancha Ilaiah on Monday sought police protection saying that he is facing threat to his life even as Arya Vysya organisations staged protests in parts of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh seeking ban on his book.

Sep 11, 2017, 21:01 PM IST

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Jan 06, 2017, 16:21 PM IST

Mexican president vows better protection for reporters

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has pledged to beef up the protection of reporters and human rights advocates after the brutal murder of a prominent photojournalist and an activist.

Aug 20, 2015, 03:33 AM IST

Celebs take stand to protect BBC, write letter to David Cameron for protection

Celebs like Judi Dench, Daniel Craig and JK Rowling have joined a host of other stars who are demanding that the Prime Minister should protect the BBC from government proposals.

Jul 16, 2015, 10:44 AM IST

Israel vows to protect refugees amid fears for Syrian Druze

Israel pledged Tuesday to protect any refugees who fled towards the Jewish state after a rebel offensive in Syria and Islamist violence there raised fears about the Druze minority`s safety.

Jun 16, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

China turns focus to smoky ships, boats in fight against pollution

China is considering regulating emissions from boats and ships, the environment ministry said on Monday, as it tries to clamp down on pollution. 

Jun 08, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

Turkey, US to provide air protection to Syrian rebels

Turkey and the US have agreed in "principle" to provide air protection to Syrian rebels being trained and equipped to fight Islamic State militants, once they enter Syrian territory for battle, Turkey's foreign minister said.

May 26, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

Shield hair from monsoon humidity

 Relief from heat is what we get when the rain gods show mercy, but rainfall also brings a lot of humidity. Be careful, it can be harsh on your hair.

May 25, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

This prisoner doesn't want Kimye to enter Florida

 A prisoner wants to ban Kanye West and Kim Kardashian from entering Florida as he feels that the US state needs protection from the couple.

Apr 09, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

Elton John demands protection of transgender prisoners

Legendary singer Elton John and artist Michael Stripe have called for equal rights and protection of transgender prisoners in response to an alleged mistreatment at a Georgia prison.

Apr 08, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

Asaram case: Witness' family seeks protection from Gujarat police

 The family of Akhil Gupta, a witness in the Asaram rape case who was shot dead earlier this month, has sought protection from Gujarat police, saying that they were dissatisfied with the security provided by the Uttar Pradesh police.

Jan 26, 2015, 11:23 AM IST

Apple's new patent will help protect your phone from shattering after falling

Apple has recently acquired the exclusive rights for a system that makes sure that as little as possible damage has been done to the phone after falling, as it can actually re-orient an iPhone by changing the angle of its eventual impact with the ground.

Dec 03, 2014, 13:49 PM IST

Anti-typhoid gene found, may improve vaccines: Study

Scientists said on Monday they had found a variant of a gene that confers a near five-fold protection against typhoid fever, which kills millions of people each year.

Nov 11, 2014, 02:03 AM IST

Real Madrid win late, Liverpool lose in UEFA Champions League

Real Madrid and Liverpool found their combined 15 European titles were no protection on the road in the Champions League.

Oct 02, 2014, 10:21 AM IST

Raksha Bandhan special: If you are a protective brother, THIS is a must-read for you!

The festival of ‘Raksha Bandhan’ is celebrated across the country as a mark of love, trust and promise between a brother and his sister. 

Aug 08, 2014, 10:35 AM IST

Mumbai model gets police protection after receiving threats in alleged rape case

A Mumbai-based model who lodged a complaint alleging senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar of sexual abuse has been placed under police protection. The model reportedly received threat calls after which the police had to provide her special protection.

Jul 27, 2014, 22:47 PM IST

EU sees progress in US data protection talks

The EU on Wednesday said the US had taken an "important step" in ongoing privacy protection talks by pledging new legislation to allow Europeans to sue over improper use of their personal data.

Jun 25, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

Angelina Jolie struggles to protect children

Actress Angelina Jolie admits she finds it tough to protect her children from films and videos with `drugs or nudity`.

Jun 01, 2014, 08:46 AM IST

SC issues guidelines to Centre, state govts to protect Northeast people

In the wake of frequent attacks on the people from northeastern states, the Supreme Court on Friday issued guidelines to the Central government and the state governments.

Feb 14, 2014, 12:43 PM IST

Protection-shy players run risk of developing skin cancer

Slapping on the sun cream may be second nature to Australians but it seems some of the world`s leading players are taking unnecessary risks by not wearing any protection against skin cancer at the opening grand slam of the year.

Jan 16, 2014, 11:32 AM IST