Tribal students’ protest spills onto streets

Around 350 tribal students of two government-run schools marched around 20 kilometres in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district protesting against the ill-behaviour of their headmaster. The incident took place yesterday, wherein the protesters alleged that the headmaster of Balidiha Ashram school had made casteist remarks against them. According to students, when they

National Herald case hearing to continue

A Delhi court will on Saturday continue the hearing in the National Herald case, involving Congress’ frontrunners Sonia Gandhi and son Rahul Gandhi among others. In the last hearing, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy had produced an income tax order in court against the company. On January 20, the court of metropolitan magistrate Ambika Singh

UP: Wanted criminal injured in encounter

A wanted criminal, carrying a bounty of Rs 25,000 on him, sustained bullet injuries during an exchange of fire with the police force in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura. The criminal, who has been identified as Radha Charan, was wanted for killing a relative of Uttar Pradesh Minister Lakshmi Narayan. A motorcycle

PM Modi to address ‘Krishi Unnati Mela’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the annual ‘Krishi Unnati Mela’ at Indian Agricultural Research Institute in the national capital on Saturday. He will address the farmers and unveil a portal on organic farming and lay the foundation stone of 25 Krishi Vigyan Kendras. The Prime Minister will

4 held for killing their brother in Assam

In a shocking incident, a mentally unstable man was killed by his four brothers and a sister-in-law in Assam’s Kokrajhar district. After killing the victim, the family had buried his body in the septic tank in their backyard. The incident came to light on Friday after the neighbours

Family of four commits suicide in Hyderabad

Four members of a family in Hyderabad allegedly committed suicide. The reason behind the suicide of the couple and their children – son and daughter – is yet to be ascertained. An investigation is underway. More details are awaited. As carried in ANI

Ryan murder case: CBI summons 3 Gurugram Police officials

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday summoned three Gurugram Police officials in connection with the Ryan International School murder case. The three officials were part of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) that was formed for questioning. Pradyuman, a student of Ryan International School was found in a

Hyderabad to Bangaluru SpiceJet flight veered off

A SpiceJet aircraft SG 1238, arriving from Hyderabad, veered off the runway at Bengaluru Airport on Friday. The incident happened late in the evening, damaging four runway lights. During the course of the runway’s closure, at least 10 flights were diverted from the airport. “During landing roll, the

Vijay Mallya appears before UK Court in extradition case

Embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya was produced before London’s Westminster Magistrates Court for hearing in connection with extradition caseagainst him, on Friday. Mallya is facing a trail in a UK Court, to rule if he can be extradited to India to face charges for financial irregularities involving a total amount of