Home Minister Amit Shah speaks to CM Thackeray on phone over violation of lockdown in Bandra, Mumbai

India's Home Minister Amit Shah speaks to Maharashtra's Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on phone call over the violation of lockdown in Bandra, Mumbai.

Apr 14, 2020, 20:40 PM IST

Teacher allegedly hits student with cane for not paying attention in class

A five-and-half-year-old boy was allegedly beaten up by his teacher at a private school at Neredmet here Tuesday, police said.

Feb 05, 2019, 23:34 PM IST

Al Qaeda warns Myanmar of 'punishment' over Rohingya

Al Qaeda militants have called for support for Myanmar`s Rohingya Muslims, who are facing a security crackdown that has sent about 400,000 of them fleeing to Bangladesh, warning that Myanmar would face "punishment" for its "crimes".

Sep 13, 2017, 17:18 PM IST

Hyderabad: Teacher forces 11-year-old girl to stand inside boys' toilet for not wearing proper uniform

Another shocking incident has come to light in which an 11-year-old girl was made to stand inside the boys' toilet as a punishment for not wearing the proper uniform.

Sep 11, 2017, 06:53 AM IST

Odisha shocker: Four home guards forced to 'kneel down' over improper uniform

4 home guards, including a women, were punished for not wearing the uniform in Mayurbhanj district, Odisha.

Jun 29, 2017, 12:38 PM IST

DNA: Unhappy with stint in Rio, Kim Jong-un announces penalty for North Korean olympians

Analyzing the vengeance bestowed on North Korean sportsperson after their performance in Rio Olympics. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 29, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

Judges must not hesitate to give severest punishment to rapists: Court

Observing that judges must not hesitate to "use the sword of justice with utmost severity" if the offences are grave in nature, a Delhi court dealing exclusively with sexual offences against women has sentenced to life a 68-year-old man for raping his step-daughter consistently over eight years and forcing her to give birth to two children.

Aug 25, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

Shame! 6-year-old girl couldn't recite alphabets, angry father thrusts onion in her throat as punishment; she died

It's a gruesome and shameful act by a father to her 6-year-old daughter.

Jul 13, 2016, 15:12 PM IST

Brutal: Starving man resorts to stealing but ISIS cuts off his hand to teach him lesson!

In a barbaric assault on the poor man, the ISIS enforcers cut off his right hand with a meat cleaver.

Feb 12, 2016, 17:57 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of legendary freedom fighter Bhagat Singh's death

For the second time, a Pakistani court on Wednesday sought a larger bench to hear a petition to prove the innocence of legendary freedom fighter Bhagat Singh in the murder case of a British police

Feb 03, 2016, 23:07 PM IST

Compassion can turn you from `punisher` into `helper`

A compassionate approach can lead to more help and less punishment, according to a new study.

Dec 19, 2015, 09:40 AM IST

Uncle tortures minor nephew mercilessly by hanging him upside down from tree

Uncle tortures minor nephew mercilessly by hanging him upside down from tree

Sep 22, 2015, 00:08 AM IST

Nine-year-old dies after being punished for not doing homework

 In a shocking case, a nine-year-old girl on Thursday died after being allegedly punished by her school teacher for not doing homework, police said.

Jul 23, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Life or death for Batman theatre gunman? Trial enters new phase

  Jurors deciding whether Colorado movie massacre gunman James Holmes should be executed began the punishment phase of his trial on Wednesday, considering aggravating factors including his murder of a six-year-old girl.

Jul 23, 2015, 04:03 AM IST

Courts should impose punishment befitting crime: SC

Befitting punishment should be awarded by courts to the guilty so that "public abhorrence" of the offence committed is reflected, the Supreme Court has said.

Jul 19, 2015, 11:32 AM IST

Eugenie Bouchard faults with black bra at Wimbledon

Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard escaped strict punishment from umpire Louise Engzell despite breaking Wimbledon's dress code.

Jul 01, 2015, 21:54 PM IST

Teacher in China staples 4-year-old student's ear, suspended

 A teacher in China's southeast Fujian Province has been suspended for stapling a four-year- old student's ear as a punishment.

Jun 12, 2015, 20:14 PM IST

US judge orders woman to walk 48km for ditching taxi fare!

In a first of its kind judgement, a judge in the US sentenced a woman to walk over 48 kilometres -- the same distance of the taxi fare she had ditched.

May 31, 2015, 12:19 PM IST

Runaway China official suspected of graft repatriated

A former Chinese official accused of corruption who fled overseas returned home on Saturday after being forcefully repatriated from Singapore, state media reported.

May 09, 2015, 21:44 PM IST