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Mother throws two month old baby from hospital window, arrested

Mother throws two month old baby from hospital window, arrested

LUCKNOW: A two-month-old baby died after he was thrown from the window of a hospital here on Tuesday by his mother who was apparently depressed about her son being underweight, police said. The woman, Shanti, gave birth to the boy on May 26 and he weighed only 750 gm. The new born was admitted in the […]

Naxal killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh

Naxal killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: A Naxal, carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head, was killed in an encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district on Tuesday morning, police said. The skirmish took place in a forest near Birabhatti village, located around 500 km from the state capital Raipur, when a District Reserve Guard team […]

Major changes in top brass of army

Major changes in top brass of army

  New Delhi: In major rejig in the Army, Eastern Army Commander Lt Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane has been appointed the next vice-chief of the force, official sources said on Monday. Lt Gen Naravane succeeds Lt Gen D Anbu who retires on August 31. Lt Gen Naravane will be in contention for the Army chief’s […]

Sheila Dikshit, Former Delhi Chief Minister, Passes Away

Sheila Dikshit, Former Delhi Chief Minister, Passes Away

New Delhi: Former Delhi Chief Minister and state Congress Chief Sheila Dikshit died after prolonged illness in Delhi’s Fortis Escorts heart institute today. She was admitted to Escorts hospital a few days ago. She served as the chief minister of Delhi for a period of 15 years from 1998 to 2013. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, […]

College girl raped by school teacher in forest; video goes viral

College girl raped by school teacher in forest; video goes viral

KUCHINDA: A minor girl has been allegedly raped by a school teacher in a forest in Kuchinda block of Odisha’s Sambalpur district, the video of which has gone viral. According to reports, the victim, a +2 second year student of Kuchinda Women’s College was allegedly raped by Pramod Kumar Kharsel, a school teacher of Bouriguda […]

Lightning kills eight in Bihar; seven of them children

Lightning kills eight in Bihar; seven of them children

Nawada (Bihar): Eight persons, seven of them children aged 15 years or below, were killed while as many were injured when lightning struck them in this central Bihar district Friday afternoon, an official said. According to Sub Divisional Officer, Sadar, Nawada, Anu Kumar, the children were residents of Dhanpur Musahari village falling under Kalichak police […]

Kathua rape case: HC issues notices to J&K, convicts

Kathua rape case: HC issues notices to J&K, convicts

Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court Thursday issued notices to the Jammu and Kashmir government and six men convicted in the case of rape and murder of an eight-year-old nomadic girl in Kathua on a plea by her father seeking enhanced punishment for them. The court also issued a notice to the accused who […]

National UP Clash: 24 Arrested; Toll Climbs To 10

National UP Clash: 24 Arrested; Toll Climbs To 10

Sonbhadra (UP): Twenty-four people have been arrested in connection with Wednesday’s clash over a land dispute in Sonbhadra, even as the death toll in the incident rose to 10 with one more person succumbing to injuries, officials said on Thursday. 18 others were injured when a village head and his supporters allegedly opened fire on […]

SC declines urgent hearing on plea against states for failing to curb lynching

SC declines urgent hearing on plea against states for failing to curb lynching

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday declined urgent hearing on a plea seeking initiation of contempt proceedings against some states for their alleged failure in curbing lynching incidents. A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose said there was no urgency to hear the contempt plea. The bench […]

Woman, her son arrested for allegedly kidnapping and killing a three year old child

Woman, her son arrested for allegedly kidnapping and killing a three year old child

BHOPAL: A woman and her son were arrested for allegedly kidnappingandkilling a three-year-old child whose half burnt body was foundin an abandoned house 50 metres away from his home in a village on the outskirts of Bhopal on Tuesday, police said. The police interrogated the woman after villagers said that she was seen near the abandoned […]

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OPINION

The Power of Shadaqa (Giving charity) in The Month of Ramadan

Praise belongs to Almighty Allah who appointed among those roads His month, the month of Ramadan, the month of fasting, the month of submission, the month of purity, the month of putting to test, the month of standing in prayer, in which the Quran was sent down as guidance to the people, and as clear […]