Power to the unauthorised

India, Oct. 24 -- About four million people living across at least 1,700 unauthorised colonies in Delhi will be given ownership rights over their properties, the Union government announced on Wednesda... Read More

Baghpat top cop suspends staff at police post after cows' remains found in jungle

India, Oct. 24 -- The police chief of Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district suspended the entire staff of a police post in Luhari village on Wednesday after remains of slaughtered cows were recovered from ... Read More

Civic body starts to monitor maternal deaths during IVF

India, Oct. 24 -- The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has started a separate category for maternal deaths during or two weeks after childbirth in cases of in vitro fertilization (IVF). This i... Read More

Maha polls: Worli, Bandra, Colaba to witness big fights in Mumbai

MUMBAI, Oct. 24 -- Will Shiv Sena's Aaditya Thackeray win Worli with a margin of over one lakh votes as hoped by the Sena? Will Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Ashish Shelar see a tough fight with Cong... Read More

3 dupe developer by offering to sell Rs.1-cr gold, held

Mumbai, Oct. 24 -- The Mumbai crime branch arrested three persons on Monday for allegedly duping a private developer of Rs.1 crore by offering to sell 100kg unclaimed gold from the Mumbai Port Trust (... Read More

Gadoli fake encounter case: Gurugram gangster remanded in police custody till Oct 30

Mumbai, Oct. 24 -- Gurugram-based gangster and key accused in the 2016 Sandeep Gadoli fake encounter case, Virendra Gujjar alias Binder was on Wednesday remanded in police custody till October 31. Cri... Read More

Police detain rooftop tree-cutting woman in Savar

Savar, Oct. 24 -- After a video of a woman cutting down plants in rooftop garden maintained by another tenant in her apartment block became viral, police on Wednesday detained the culprit from her res... Read More

Centre's go ahead to Karnataka's water diversion project sparks outrage in Goa

India, Oct. 24 -- Union Minister for Environment Prakash Javadekar's tweet on Wednesday that the ministry has granted environmental clearances for the Karnataka government's contentious project to div... Read More

In 2017, rape cases were lowest in 4 yrs: NCRB data?

India, Oct. 24 -- India recorded 32,599 cases of rape in 2017, the Crime in India report released this week by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) shows. This the lowest number since 2013, the ye... Read More

Titash death: HC seeks probe reports of Shipping Ministry, DC

Dhaka, Oct. 24 -- The High Court on Wednesday sought separate probe reports of Shipping Ministry and Madaripur Deputy Commissioner on November 7, over the death of Titash Ghosh, who died in an ambulan... Read More