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‘Cow Only Animal That Exhales Oxygen’, Says Uttarakhand CM

‘Cow Only Animal That Exhales Oxygen’, Says Uttarakhand CM

DEHRADUN — Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has kicked up a row by claiming that cow is the only animal which inhales and exhales oxygen, and has asserted breathing problems can be cured by massaging it. A video went viral on Thursday showing Rawat extolling the medicinal properties of cow milk and urine at a function […]

Sorry mom, dad; Doctor writes in suicide note after torture by seniors

Sorry mom, dad; Doctor writes in suicide note after torture by seniors

MUMBAI: A young woman doctor wrote heart wrenching words to her parents in her suicide note after being “allegedly” harassed by seniors at her workplace. Payal Tadvi, in her three-page suicide note, revealed how the alleged “torture” by her seniors became unbearable for her “I’m really sorry mom and dad to take away my life…. From […]

China provided India satellite data on flood hit regions for relief efforts, says envoy

China provided India satellite data on flood hit regions for relief efforts, says envoy

NEW DEHLI: China has provided India satellite data on the country’s flood-hit regions to assist in New Delhi’s flood relief efforts, the Chinese ambassador here said on Friday. The satellite data was given after the Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) request for international disaster relief support, China’s Ambassador to India Sun Weidong said. “Following ISRO’s request […]

May be Modi meant meditate and Trump heard mediate, says Khurshid

May be Modi meant meditate and Trump heard mediate, says Khurshid

NEW DEHLI: Confusion between `mediate’ and ‘meditate’ might have led US President Donald Trump to believe that India wanted him to intervene in the Kashmir issue, senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid quipped on Thursday. India has denied Trump’s claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi requested him to mediate between India and Pakistan for resolving the Kashmir […]

After Unfollowing Virat Kohli, Has Rohit Sharma Unfollowed Anushka Sharma Too?

After Unfollowing Virat Kohli, Has Rohit Sharma Unfollowed Anushka Sharma Too?

After Unfollowing Virat Kohli, Has Rohit Sharma Unfollowed Anushka Sharma Too? Reports of a rift between Indian skipper Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma have been grabbing headlines for a couple of weeks now. Although both the players have not spoken anything on the issue, CoA has stated that the matter won’t be looked after […]

Minor Gang raped at Gunpoint, Left With Broken Arm

Minor Gang raped at Gunpoint, Left With Broken Arm

UTTAR PARDESH : A girl was allegedly gang-raped at gunpoint in a village here, police said on Thursday. Rehan and Mintu of the same village took the minor away from her home on Tuesday night and allegedly gang-raped her, Station House Officer of Bisalpur Harishankar Verma said. The girl was left with a broken arm when […]

Woman, paramour convicted in husband’s murder case

Woman, paramour convicted in husband’s murder case

Kolkata: A sessions court in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas on Thursday pronounced a woman and her paramour guilty of conspiracy and murder of her husband in 2017. The sessions judge at the Barasat Fourth Fast Track Court held Ajit Roy guilty of murder and Manua Majumdar for conspiring with him. The quantum of sentence […]

Rajiv Gandhi’s Killer Released For A Month

Rajiv Gandhi’s Killer Released For A Month

Rajiv Gandhi’s Killer Released For A Month Nalini Sriharan, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has been released on a month’s leave to attend the wedding of her daughter. The Madras High Court had granted her the leave earlier this month. During the term of her leave, Nalini will stay in Vellore […]

51 die in lightning strikes in Bihar, Jharkhand

51 die in lightning strikes in Bihar, Jharkhand

Patna/Ranchi: At least 51 people were killed and nine others injured in lightning strikes in Bihar and Jharkhand, police said on Wednesday. Altogether 39 people have died across a dozen districts of Bihar, while 12 others lost their lives in four districts of Jharkhand. The deaths were reported since Tuesday night. In Bihar, Jamui accounted […]

Over 1.5 kg ornaments, coins removed from woman’s stomach in West Bengal

Over 1.5 kg ornaments, coins removed from woman’s stomach in West Bengal

Rampurhat: Over 1.5 kg ornaments and coins were removed from the stomach of a mentally unstable woman at a government hospital in West Bengal’s Birbhum district on Wednesday, a doctor said. Ninety coins in the denomination of Rs 5 and Rs 10 and ornaments like chains, nose rings, earrings, bangles, anklets, wrist bands and watches were […]

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Davinder arrest threatens the fragile trust Kashmiri Sikhs enjoy with Indian state & Muslims

Khushdeep Kaur Malhotra The details of Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Superintendent of Police Davinder Singh’s alleged involvement with militants and purported role as a ‘double agent’ are still not clear, and perhaps will never be. But the incident has opened familiar and painful wounds for the Sikh community in the Valley. A notification issued by […]