Author Archives: omkar

Six missing after boat capsizes in Bihar

Six people went missing and six others swam to safety when a boat capsized in Gandak river today near Saroja Bhagwanpur village in Panapur police station area of Saran district. Superintendent of Police Hari Kishore Rai said 12 people were on their way to cut grass on a ...

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Kerala hartal highlights: Resistance necessary but common people shouldn’t be affected, say locals

Kerala hartal LIVE updates: All shops except medical stores are closed in Kochi. While the metro is functioning, only a thin crowd can be seen on the station. The United Democratic Front in Kerala has called for a statewide shutdown ...

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For want of Aadhaar? Girl dies of ‘starvation’ after ration card caught in technical glitch

An 11-year-old girl died of starvation in Jharkhand’s Simdega district after her family was struck off the government welfare rolls for not linking their ration card with Aadhaar, activists have claimed. Santoshi Kumari died on September 28 after starving for ...

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Temple ritual turns into tragedy; horrific last moments caught on camera

He climbed onto the temple perch to perform a ritual, but that tradition went on to claim his life. In a shocking incident, a man from Tamil Nadu’s Musiri town lost his life while attempting to perform a prayer at ...

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Attacked after my complaint on illegal cattle transportation: Bengaluru techie

A Bengaluru-based software engineer and animal rights activist said on Monday she was allegedly attacked by a mob after she lodged a police complaint against illegal cow slaughter at a locality in Karnataka’s capital. Nandini M told HT her right ...

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