29 Oct 2016
Jammu: In brutal act, the body of an Indian soldier, killed in a gunfight with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday evening, was mutilated by terrorists.
19 Sep 2016
London: Have you ever wondered why we sometimes 'freeze' when we are frightened or under strong emotional stress? This may be because the response to anxiety may include not only the parts of the brain which deal with emotions, as has been long understood, but also movement control centres in the brain.
26 Aug 2016
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Human Rights Commission on Thursday asked the district collector of Balasore and Inspector General of Railway Police to enquire into alleged carrying of a dead body by tying it to a bamboo pole.
08 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Continuing with its letter war against free-voice-call-provider Reliance Jio, the association of telecom operators like Airtel has told Prime Minister's Office that incumbents are "not obliged to entertain interconnect requests" that are "anti-competitive". Telecom operators' body COAI has written to the PMO seeking its intervention on the issue to "restore fair competition".
10 Aug 2016
Itanagar: The mortal remains of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul were taken today to his native village Hawai in remote Anjaw district bordering China for the last rites.
18 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra, who is currently in the US for Bollywood's Dream Tour, has received flak on Twitter for 'body shaming' her friend on birthday.
25 Aug 2016
Odisha: A day after a tribal man had to walk 10 km carrying his wife's body on his shoulder in Odisha's Kalahandi after failing to get a vehicle from a government hospital, a probe was ordered to ascertain the circumstances which led to the incident on Thursday.
26 Aug 2016
Bhubaneswar: After a tribal man's 10-km walk with his wife's body on his shoulder drew widespread flak, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday launched "Mahaprayan" scheme to help the bereaved transport the bodies of their kin from hospitals to their residences.
25 Aug 2016
BERLIN: Restrictions on face and full-body veils are back in the spotlight in parts of Europe after some French cities banned the burkini swimsuit, saying the garment, which leaves only the face, hands and feet exposed, defies laws on secularism.
31 Aug 2016
Kolkata: In yet another horrifying incident, a 12-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped and murdered by two cab drivers in Kolkata.