Monday, November 29, 2021



WB: Singer Akriti Kakar allegedly threatened by 'drunk' man accompanying municipality chairman

December 12, 2015 5:38 pm

TMC MLA Rabindra Nath Ghosh, from Cooch Behar also attacked the singer for her post on Facebook and said her allegations were false.

Child abuse leaves a long-lasting mark on brain: study

February 14, 2012 6:41 pm

Those abused,neglected or maltreated as children had reduced volume in certain areas.

Daughters-in-law emerge as major abuser of elderly

June 15, 2011 12:25 pm

Daughters-in-law emerged as the major abuser of the elderly in both lower and upper strata.

Riot in China town,police pour in

June 14, 2011 12:14 am

Riot police poured into a southern Chinese factory town crowded with migrant workers.

Facebook users under threat,US senators order safeguards

March 10, 2011 3:50 pm

Top US Senators have asked social networking website Facebook to stop plans that could reveal sensitive personal information about its millions of users,warning that such a move could make people easy targets of fraud,theft and abuse.

UAE to screen for child molestation record

June 07, 2010 12:15 pm

In order to ensure that those arriving in the country do not have a child molestation record,authorities in UAE have ordered new security checking mechanisms.

Corruption trial of three Indo-Canadians govt workers begins

May 19, 2010 8:31 am

A long-awaited corruption trial involving three Indo-Canadian government officials got underway with prosecutors pronouncing the charges of money-laundering,bribery and abuse of public trust.

Italy church sex abuse victims seek accountability

May 06, 2010 10:32 am

Victims of a Florence priest who was defrocked for sexually abusing are now demanding that his bishops be held responsible for keeping crimes quiet.

Ex Indian student alleges abuse by Aus university official

June 04, 2009 11:03 am

A former Melbourne University student from India has alleged that he was verbally abused by officials when he demanded basic amenities.

'Investigating rights abuses will help in Lanka's transition'

May 27, 2009 11:19 am

Investigations into human rights abuses by both the Government of Sri Lanka and Tamil rebels will help the country transition into a new future,the United Nations human rights chief has said.


Six women journalists accuse union minister MJ Akbar of sexual harassment

June 18, 2020 2:34 pm

At least 6 women journalists, who have previously worked with MJ Akbar, the Minister of State for External Affairs, accused him of sexual harassment during his time as a journalist and editor.

How safe children are in India: News in Numbers

June 18, 2020 2:44 pm

Crimes against children have increased by 14% in India from 2014 to 2016. Take a look in today’s News in Numbers.

Abused govt. officer out of anger: BJP MLA

January 27, 2016 11:13 am

Bundi (Rajasthan), Jan 27 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party’s Bundi MLA Ashok Dogra on Tuesday abused an assistant engineer of Jaipur Vidhyut Vitaran Nigam Ltd (JVVNL) for disconnecting illegal connections. Commenting on the incident, Dogra alleged that the officer did not respond to his calls meant to address the issue of power cut. Dogra added that the people were ready to submit the amount, but the officer denied connection to them. He added that 800 to 900 people live there and it would be inappropriate to disconnect their electricity connection