Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal's police custody was extended by four days by a Panaji court on Saturday for further investigation in the alleged sexual assault of a woman colleague.
'If Nelson Mandela could get rid of hatred between blacks and whites, differences between Indians and Pakistanis were only skin deep'
Drug-cartels, trouble with Nigerians, even allegations of sexual assault may have given Goa notoriety but has not dampened the allure of the beach destination.
In a little over a month, this is the second parole granted to Dutt.
Former Delhi police commissioner Neeraj Kumar was a DGP with CBI in 2000 when the agency intercepted a conversation between a bookie and Hansie Cronje.
Just as Nelson Mandela united South Africans of all races in life, his death is bringing them together to celebrate his exemplary journey and achievements rather than grieving over his passing.
An Italian court on Friday allowed Indian authorities to question alleged middleman Guido Hashcke in the chopper scam case, which is being heard in that country.
United States President Barack Obama will travel to South Africa next week to pay respects to the memory of Nelson Mandela and to participate in memorial events, his spokesperson said on Friday.
The average asset of a Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament is Rs 20.17 crore, says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms. It also says that 67 per cent of Rajya Sabha MP's are crorepatis.
'The young generation will find its own Mandela when they fight and struggle for a just society,' says Tridip Suhrud, director, Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad.
Nelson Mandela's grieving family today thanked people for their support during the peace icon's long health challenges and said they are "overwhelmed" by the global outpouring of heartfelt tributes on his death.
The Delhi police has asked the law intern, who had alleged sexual assault by retired Supreme Court judge Justice A K Ganguly, to come forward and file a complaint in the case.
A section of the media referred to Dr Sabeel Ahmed, brother of the Glasgow Bomber (Kafeel Ahmed) as the 'motu doctor', alleged to be involved in the plot to kill prominent Hindus leaders across the country. The man himself now informs that this is far from true. Read the letter
His other big achievement -- of avoiding a partition of South Africa against a determined bid by Zulu chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi has not received much attention. He was thus a Mahatma Gandhi and Abraham Lincoln rolled into one. Preserving a united South Africa against western intrigues was indeed a signal achievement, says Colonel (retd) Anil Athale.
Four men accused of kidnapping and gang-raping a girl 11 years ago in a moving car here were acquitted by a Delhi court on the grounds that she and other key witnesses "did not bother" to take part in the proceedings and remained untraceable.
The first complaint of the alleged sexual assault was made by the woman journalist to Shoma in an email.
While states like Tamil Nadu claim the number of dengue cases has dropped from 22 per day last year to 2 per day this year, public health experts say these figures mean little.
TRS sources said they are very upset over the fact that the Union Cabinet has turned the joint capital avatar of Hyderabad virtually into a Union Territory.
Those born after apartheid's end say their determination to look to the future and not the past is the greatest tribute they can pay Nelson Mandela.
"For the first time in history, the WTO has finally delivered," an exhausted-looking WTO director general Roberto Azevedo told a closing ceremony.