West Bengal  /  Published 20.04.21

10-year-old hit by BJP men

BJP worker Akhil Pramanik, 36, was found hanging from a tree in his courtyard at Kalna on Monday, prompting the party to accuse Trinamul of murdering him. Kalna police have started a probe after the ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Phulia (Nadia)

West Bengal  /  Published 07.04.21

BJP worker’s mother dies after assault

Madhavi Adak, the mother of BJP worker Piru Adak, died early on Tuesday after goons allegedly belonging to the Trinamul Congress had beat her up at Goghat late on Monday night. The BJP has alleged th...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Goghat

Sports  /  Published 20.03.21

Sexual harassment allegations against Babar Azam

Pakistan captain Babar Azam on Friday asserted that his game has not been affected by the sexual harassment allegations he is facing since he is accustomed to such hurdles as a sportsperson. Azam sai...
By PTI in Karachi

India  /  Published 16.03.21

Insas out, Sig Sauer rifles in

The army has begun replacing its Indian small arms system (Insas) rifles with American Sig Sauer assault rifles, procured recently under fast-track procedures. These American-made rifles are easier t...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.03.21

Zomato delivery man assaults woman in Bengaluru

By Our Bureau and Agencies in Bengaluru


Jharkhand  /  Published 23.02.21

Kin of dead beat up junior doctor

Around 15 to 20 people on Tuesday beat up a junior doctor on duty  in the emergency room of the Medininirai Medical College hospital in Daltonganj after he declared a patient as brought dead. Th...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

West Bengal  /  Published 09.02.21

Buxa Tiger Reserve villagers protest ‘assault’ by forester

Residents of many forest villages of the Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) resorted to protests and locked up at least six range offices of the forest department on Monday after a villager was allegedly a...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

India  /  Published 28.01.21

SC stay on ‘skin contact’ ruling

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a Bombay High Court judgment that had acquitted a man on the ground that groping a child’s breasts without “skin-to-skin contact” does not amoun...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.01.21

'Skin to skin' touch rule stayed

The Bombay High Court, days ago, had ruled that  groping a minor’s breast without “skin to skin contact” cannot be termed as sexual assault under the rotection of Children from ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 15.01.21

Tenant ‘assaults’ owners

An elderly woman and her daughter were assaulted on Thursday evening allegedly by their tenant, who apparently wanted back the rent he had paid in advance, police said. Niladri Ghosh, 36, a resident ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Baghajatin


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