Back-To-Back Obscene Videos Send Odisha Cops Into Tizzy

The Odisha Police is facing a difficult situation as at least three sleaze videos involving girls from the state have surfaced within a week.A day after the police arrested three persons on charges of making viral a video featuring a girl being stripped in Mayurbhanj district, cops today arrested another youth from Baripada town on similar charges.The youth, a student of B B College at Baiganbadia village under Kuliana block in Mayurbhanj district, allegedly made viral the picture of his girlfriend...

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Bhopal Girl, 10, Allegedly Gang-Raped For Over 3 Months

A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped for over three months by three men, including a 65-year-old watchman in Madhya Pradesh's capital Bhopal, police said. The accused were arrested on Thursday and sent to judicial custody.The accused -- Nanhu Lal, 65, Gokul Panwala, 45, and Gyanendra Pandit, 36 -- were thrashed by angry neighbours when they were taken to their houses to gather evidence as part of investigation, Jehangirabad Police Station Inspector Preetam Singh Thakur told PTI. While Gokul runs...

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Strong 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Tibet, Felt In Arunachal Pradesh

A strong intensity earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale hit Tibet's Nyingchi prefecture, located close to Arunachal Pradesh border, in the early hours of today.The quake struck at 6:34 am (Beijing time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).The quake struck at a depth of about 10 km, state-run Xinhua news agency reported. It was followed by 5-magnitude earthquake at 8:31 am (Beijing time) around the same place in the Tibet Autonomous Region.The second quake struck at a depth...

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Go Back, Fight Your Child Custody Battle In Chicago: Delhi Court Tells India-Born Woman

An Indian-born US woman has been asked to return to the US along with her toddler daughter by the Delhi High Court which left it to the jurisdiction of American court to decide the child's custody issue pending there.The court was hearing a plea filed by the father of the three-year-and-eight-month-old girl, seeking that the child be removed from her mother's custody and allowed to be taken to the US.This was in pursuance to a January this year order passed by the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois,...

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Four Die As UK Light Aircraft And Helicopter Collide Mid-Air

Four people were killed on Friday after a mid-air collision between a light aircraft and a helicopter in southern England, police said.The incident took place just after 1200 GMT at Upper Winchendon, near the village of Waddesdon, about 45 miles (72 km) to the northwest of London."Officers are in the process of working to locate and support their next of kin. The Air Accidents Investigation Branch has been informed and their staff have been on the scene," Superintendent Rebecca Mears, from Thames...

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India, China Hold First Border Talk After Doklam Standoff

India and China today held their first meeting on the border consultation and coordination mechanism here after the Doklam standoff and reviewed the situation in all the sectors of their border and exchanged views on enhancing CBMs and military contacts.The 10th round of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC) was held in Beijing, a press release from the Indian Embassy here said.The WMCC was established in 2012 as an institutional mechanism for consultation...

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13 Patients Die After Patna Hospital’s Junior Doctors Strike Work

At least 13 patients died after more than 500 junior doctors at the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) in Patna went on a strike to protest an assault by a deceased patient's attendants, hospital officials said on Friday."Thirteen critical patients died due to lack of treatment after the doctors went on strike on Thursday night, which also hit Emergency and Out Patient Department services," an official said."So far, 36 surgeries have been deferred and dozens of patients refused admission."Officials...

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Sherin Mathews’ Foster Mother Arrested In US For Leaving Her Home Alone

The foster mother of Indian girl Sherin Mathews, found dead last month in a culvert in Dallas, has been arrested after police alleged that the Indian-American couple left the 3-year-old home alone the night before she was reported missing.Sini Mathews and husband Wesley Mathews, who was arrested last month, went out for dinner with their biological daughter October 6, leaving Sherin because she refused to drink her milk, police in the US state of Texas said.The 35-year-old mother, an Indian-American...

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On Moody’s Upgrade For India, Arun Jaitley Says Doubters Can Now Introspect

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today welcomed Moody's Investors Service's first upgrade in nearly 14 years of its ratings on India's sovereign bonds, calling it a "belated recognition of the positive steps taken in last few years to strengthen the economy." Mr Jaitley also hit out at critics of the government's economic policies saying, "many who had doubts about India's reform process can now seriously introspect on their position."The Finance Minister said the upgrade was recognition and endorsement...

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Kashmir Footballer Joined Lashkar, Returns After Mother’s Tearful Video

Days after he was spotted posing with an assault rifle in a photograph by his heartbroken family, young football player Majid Khan has surrendered in Kashmir.A tearful video appeal by Majid's mother Ashiya Begum had gone viral on social media and thousands had urged the 20-year-old to quit militancy and return home. A goalkeeper for his local team in Anantnag in South Kashmir, Majid Khan had allegedly joined the terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba a week ago after his close friend was killed in an encounter....

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