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Main accused who imported heroin in salt bags from Pak died in jail, Punjab CM orders probe

AMRITSAR: Gurpinder Singh, the main accused in smuggling of 532 kg of heroin in salt bags from Pakistan today died in the Amritsar central jail under suspicious circumstances. His death has closed the case of biggest ever heroin smuggling episode. The death of main accused seems to be a murder by drug mafia.

Scarlett case: HC refuses to show leniency to convict

PANAJI: Being a sole breadwinner is not enough reason for mitigating a sentence in a case involving pre-planned sexual assault and culpable homicide. The Panaji Bench of the Bombay High Court said in its order convicting Samson D'Souza, a beach shack worker, for 10 years for sexually assaulting 15-year-old Scarlett Keeling, a British national, and leaving her to die on a Goa beach in 2008.

Taslima Nasreen's Indian residence permit extended

NEW DELHI: The Indian government has again extended the residence permit of controversial Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen for one more year, an official said on Sunday.

Man lynched in Madhya Pradesh for 'stealing peacocks'

BHOPAL: A 58-year-old man was beaten to death by a mob in Madhya Pradesh's Neemuch district on suspicion of stealing peacocks, police said on Saturday. Nine people have been arrested in connection with the case.

Sheila's death end of a political era: Amarinder

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday mourned the demise of senior Congress leader and former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, terming it the passing away of a political era.

Vote for Patkura Assembly seat in Odisha on July 20

BHUBANESWAR:  Leaders of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress are making serious efforts to reach out to voters in the Patkura Assembly constituency, elections to which was postponed due to death of a candidate.

Sakshi's MLA father: Lobby involving politicians-bureaucrats hatched a plot

NEW DELHI:  Breaking his silence after several days over the much talked-about elopement of Sakshi-Ajitesh, the father of the girl and BJP MLA Rajesh Mishra said that a lobby of politicians and officials hatched a conspiracy to malign his image and finish his political career under the garb of the elopement incident.

On way home: Tuskers tranquilised, head for Pilibhit forest

RAMPUR: Two wild tuskers, stranded in a town in Uttar Pradesh's Rohilkhand region who had sent forest officials on a wild goose chase for the past almost three and a half weeks, have finally been tranquilized.

Goa CM says ICJ order on Kulbhushan Jadhav 'big win'

PANAJI:  Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday described the International Court of Justice (ICJ) verdict directing Pakistan to review its death penalty to Kulbhushan Jadhav as a "big win" for India.

Pakistani headlines scream victory in ICJ ruling, Twitterati clash

NEW DELHI:  "India bites the dust", "India served RAW justice", "Pakistan vindicated" - were among the screaming headlines of Pakistani dailies on Thursday, a day after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruling on Kulbhushan Jadhav.

India will continue efforts for Jadhav's release

NEW DELHI: Stating that Kulbhushan Jadhav is innocent of the charges hurled against him, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said on Thursday that the government will ensure his safety and early return to India.

Title holder of disputed Ayodhya land favours more time for mediation panel

LUCKNOW:  Iqbal Ansari, one of the main litigants in the Ayodhya dispute, feels that the mediation panel set up by the Supreme Court should be given more time so that views of all stakeholders are considered.

US-based Kashmiri doctors to launch critical care ambulance service in Valley

SRINAGAR: Alarmed by the number of road accident deaths in Jammu and Kashmir, a group of US based Kashmiri doctors is all set to provide fully equipped critical care ambulances.

UP BJP MLA says cows in shelters died natural deaths

LUCKNOW:  Even as the controversy over the deaths of cows in shelters in Uttar Pradesh rages on, BJP MLA from Barabanki Ajay Singh said that the cows had died natural deaths.

Mumbai building crash toll climbs to 14, rescue operations on

MUMBAI:  The overnight death toll in Mumbai's house crash climbed to 14 with three more bodies extricated from the rubble of the four-storied residential building, officials of the BMC Disaster Control said here on Wednesday.

Kathua case: HC to hear death plea on Thursday

CHANDIGARH: Sensing the gravity of the matter, the Punjab and Haryana High Court here on Wednesday decided to hear on Thursday the Kathua rape victim father's plea seeking death penalty for the heinous act and murder of his eight-year-old daughter in Jammu and Kashmir last year.

Maharashtra eagerly awaits ICJ verdict on Mumbaikar Jadhav

MUMBAI:  With prayers on their lips, Indians, and in particular the people of Maharashtra, eagerly await the verdict of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Kulbhushan Jadhav, a Mumbaikar who is facing death sentence in Pakistan.

Kulbhushan Jadhav's case reminiscent of Sarabjit Singh issue

NEW DELHI:  Kulbhushan Jadhav, in whose case the International Court of Justice (ICJ) will deliver its judgement on Wednesday, is not the first Indian national to be held by Pakistan and sentenced to death after being labelled a "spy" and "terrorist".

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India, Pakistan await ICJ verdict tomorrow

NEW DELHI: All eyes are on The International Court of Justice that will deliver on Wednesday its verdict on Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death for alleged espionage by a Pakistani military court.

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India, Pakistan await ICJ verdict tomorrow

NEW DELHI: All eyes are on The International Court of Justice that will deliver on Wednesday its verdict on Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death for alleged espionage by a Pakistani military court.


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