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France: 20 sentenced for Nov 2015 Paris attacks

Paris: Judges in France gave verdicts on 20 men accused in the November 2015 Paris terrorist attacks on Wednesday. The jihadi terrorist attack saw targeting of the national sports stadium, bars and the Bataclan concert hall, in all the incident had…

Udaipur beheading: Outrage on Twitter and WhatsApp?

Jaipur: How far would this barbaric Udaipur beheading travel? Travel, which either happens by “narrative” or in “real world”. A few of those who set the narrative, are described thus by an elite twitterati: And then there are those…

Udaipur incident: Owaisi says such acts are unacceptable

Bhopal: AIMIM President and Hyderabad parliamentarian Asaduddin Owaisi, who is in the Madhya Pradesh capital for campaigning in favor of his party’s candidates contesting the civic bodies’ election, on Tuesday condemned the grisly killing of a tailor…

Teesta Setalvad arrested by Gujarat ATS

Mumbai: The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) of Gujarat Police on Saturday arrested activist Teesta Setalvad for allegedly providing false information about Gujarat communal riots. Setalvad was arrested from her house in Juhu area of city suburb in Mumbai…

3 LeT terrorists killed in Kashmir gunfights

Srinagar: Security forces shot dead two militants, including an arrested militant, in an overnight gunfight in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, taking the militant toll in the operation that began on Sunday to four, officials said. Another…

Al-Qaeda threatens to carry out terror attacks in India

New Delhi: Terror outfit Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) on Tuesday threatened terror attacks in Delhi, Bombay, UP and Gujarat following controversial comments made by former BJP leaders against Prophet Mohammad. "We say with the help of…

President Cyril Ramaphosa accused of embezzling $4 M

Johannesburg: Former South African Correctional Services national commissioner Arthur Fraser filed charges against President Cyril Ramaphosa for embezzling $4 million. "The charges emanate from the theft of millions of US dollars, (in excess of four…

Yasin Malik convicted for terrorism, secessionism

New Delhi: A court here on Thursday convicted Kashmiri separatist leader Mohammad Yasin Malik for terrorism and secessionist activities and said the sentence will be pronounced on May 25. In March, the court ordered the framing of charges under…

HP Police beefs up security against SFJ plans for June 6

Shimla, May 8: Sikhs for Justice (SFJ), a separatist outfit promoting the idea of Khalistan has said that it would conduct what it calls the "Khalistan Referendum" on June 6, 2022 in Himachal Pradesh. The state police have beefed up security at…

Azam Khan, wife made accused in another big fraud case

Rampur (UP), May 6: The legal problems of senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and MLA from Rampur Sadar seat Mohammad Azam Khan seem not to be ending soon, as he and his wife Tazeen Fatima have been made an accused in another case, which…

Two Pak terrorists killed in Jammu encounter

Jammu, April 22: The two terrorists killed in a gun battle here are suspected to have infiltrated from Pakistan with a view to carry out major attacks on vital installations of security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, the police chief said on…

Digital evidence may connect dots of Jahangirpuri clashes

New Delhi, April 19: To connect the dots of Jahangirpuri violence, the Delhi Police is relying on digital evidence being collected from the northwest area of the capital that witnessed clashes leaving several injured, including policemen. The…

India elected to four United Nations Social Dev. bodies

United Nations, April 13: India has got elected to four bodies of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). These include the Commission for Social Development; Committee on NGOs; Commission on Science & Technology for Development; and…