North East  /  Published 15.03.20

Two Nigerians held in Assam

Two Nigerian nationals, arrested on Saturday night, were kept in the isolation ward of Karimganj civil hospital in south Assam. Confirming this, a district health official said Kanu Kingsby, 28 and Ch...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

India  /  Published 07.05.19

5 Indian sailors abducted in Nigeria

Five Indian sailors have been abducted by pirates in Nigeria and External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj has asked the Indian high commissioner there to take up the matter at the highest levels of the...
By PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 13.03.19

School building collapses in Nigeria; kids trapped

A three-story building collapsed in Nigeria on Wednesday with scores of school children thought to be inside, setting off frantic rescue efforts in the country's crowded commercial capital. An emergen...
By AP in Lagos

West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.19

Duped with job promise in Salt Lake

A woman was arrested from Bangalore for allegedly posing as a Canadian embassy official and duping a jobseeker in Baguiati of Rs 7.5 lakh, police said on Tuesday. Dacosta Modupeoluwa Oriyomi, 27, who ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Technology  /  Published 30.11.19

Digital disruption

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"I grew up in Bangalore at a time when it hadn\u2019t yet gained the reputation of being the \u2018Silicon Valley\u2019 of India. In fact, as kids, it was a rather slow-...
By Mathures Paul in

North East  /  Published 14.09.19

Nigerians held in Meghalaya

Meghalaya police have arrested six Nigerian nationals in East Jaiñtia Hills on Saturday, taking the total of foreign nationals arrested to nine in a span of two days.East Jaiñtia Hills superintenden...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 10.11.18

Plea to free, deport Nigerian stuck in jail

A Nigerian national, Nweze Raymond Chinenyeuba, detained for not possessing valid visa, continues to languish in a jail here despite a Supreme Court order on September 20, 2018, directing the Union mi...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur


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