US Couple ‘Chained, Starved And Tortured’ Their 13 Children For Years

David Allen Turpin, 57, and his wife Louise Anna Turpin, 49 appeared calm as they pleaded not-guilty. Parents accused of holding their 13 children captive, some of them shackled to the furniture with chains and padlocks, were charged with torture...

/ January 19, 2018

Will Build Doklam Infrastructure, Says Aggressive China After Satellite Pics

Chinese structures are just 81 metres away from the Indian post in Doka La in Sikkim. New Delhi:  After India reacted to the satellite images that revealed a full-fledged Chinese military complex being built within Doklam, China today justified its...

/ January 19, 2018

Disqualification Of 20 Arvind Kejriwal Government MLAs Recommended Over Holding Office Of Profit

Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP has 65 seats in 70-member Delhi assembly. (File) New Delhi:  In a major setback for the ruling Aam Admi Party government in the national capital, the Election Commission today recommended President Ram Nath Kovind to disqualify 20...

/ January 19, 2018

Pune Techie, Wife And 4-Year-Old Child Found Dead At Home

The couple were found hanging from the ceiling while the child was found dead on the floor Pune:  An IT professional and his wife were allegedly found hanging, and their four-year-old son dead, inside their flat in Baner area in...

/ January 19, 2018

Inquest opens into The Cranberries’ singer Dolores O’Riordan’s death

A coroner is awaiting results of “various tests” to determine what caused the death of The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan. At the opening of the inquest, Westminster Coroner’s Court was told that O’Riordan was found unresponsive in her hotel room...

/ January 19, 2018

China looks to call bluff on Trump trade action

BEIJING (Reuters) – As influential voices within the U.S. business community warn China that U.S. President Donald Trump is serious about tough action over Beijing’s trade practices, there is little sense of a crisis in the Chinese capital, where officials...

/ January 19, 2018

2017 Sees Warmest Ocean On Record: Chinese Academy Of Sciences

The Atlantic and Antarctic oceans warmed up the fastest and the marine ecosystems remain in jeopardy. Beijing:  The temperature of oceans in 2017 reached a record high, putting the marine ecosystems in jeopardy, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) said.Compared...

/ January 19, 2018

IGNOU, Agriculture Council Sign Agreement To Launch New Educational And Training Programmes

IGNOU, Agriculture Council Sign Agreement To Launch New Programmes New Delhi:  The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) on Thursday signed an agreement with the Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) to develop new educational and training programmes in the...

/ January 19, 2018

Sunny Leone’s Wax Figure Being Readied For Madame Tussauds Delhi

Sunny Leone’s wax statue will soon be at Madame Tussauds, Delhi. (Image courtesy: Sunny Leone ) New Delhi:  Madame Tussauds Delhi will now have a wax figure of Sunny Leone – the actress revealed on Thursday. Fans and followers of...

/ January 19, 2018

“PM Modi ‘Best Doctor’ To Cure India”: Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal

Citizens are more conscious about cleanliness after PM Modi’s Swachhta Abhiyaan, said the minister. Panjim:  Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi may not have an MBBS degree but he certainly is the “best doctor” to...

/ January 19, 2018