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Russian tourist's rape, shabby probe a shame: Goa minister

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:22

Panaji, May 3 (IANS) The rape of a 25-year-old Russian woman at a beach resort in Goa last week and the inability of the police to nab the culprit was a matter of shame, state Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar said on Tuesday.

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Russian tourist's rape, shabby probe a shame: Goa minister

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:22

Panaji, May 3 (IANS) The rape of a 25-year-old Russian woman at a beach resort in Goa last week and the inability of the police to nab the culprit was a matter of shame, state Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar said on Tuesday.

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Rajya Sabha ethics panel wants to expel Mallya

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:18

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The ethics committee of the Rajya Sabha has recommended expulsion of independent member, liquor baron Vijay Mallya, a day after he sent his resignation to Chairman M. Hamid Ansari.

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Rajya Sabha ethics panel wants to expel Mallya

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:18

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The ethics committee of the Rajya Sabha has recommended expulsion of independent member, liquor baron Vijay Mallya, a day after he sent his resignation to Chairman M. Hamid Ansari.

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Declare drought a national emergency: Kailash Satyarthi

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:14

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to immediately declare drought as a "national emergency" in view of the rising numbers of children in rural areas affected and exploited due to drought.

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Declare drought a national emergency: Kailash Satyarthi

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:14

New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to immediately declare drought as a "national emergency" in view of the rising numbers of children in rural areas affected and exploited due to drought.

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Pakistan Army chief sentences 11 'terrorists' to death

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:12

Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) Pakistan's Army Chief General Raheel Sharif confirmed the death sentence on Tuesday to 11 "hardcore terrorists" who were handed the capital punishment by military courts for committing heinous offences relating to terrorism, the military said.

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Pakistan Army chief sentences 11 'terrorists' to death

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:12

Islamabad, May 3 (IANS) Pakistan's Army Chief General Raheel Sharif confirmed the death sentence on Tuesday to 11 "hardcore terrorists" who were handed the capital punishment by military courts for committing heinous offences relating to terrorism, the military said.

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Nitish Kumar calls upon women to destroy liquor factories

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:06

Patna, May 3 (IANS) Upbeat over the tremendous public response over the liquor ban in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday gave a call to women to destroy 'liquor bhattis' (local liquor factories) and said his administration will help them in it.

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Nitish Kumar calls upon women to destroy liquor factories

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:06

Patna, May 3 (IANS) Upbeat over the tremendous public response over the liquor ban in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday gave a call to women to destroy 'liquor bhattis' (local liquor factories) and said his administration will help them in it.

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