50 injured in students-police clash in PU; sedition charge slapped

Chandigarh, April 11 : Around 50 people, including students, police personnel and even journalists, were injured as students, protesting a massive fee hike for various courses, clashed with police on the Panjab University campus here on Tuesday. Police took over 50 students into custody and slapped sedition charge on those indulging in violence. Tension prevails […]

United Airlines apologises after Asian doctor dragged off flight

Chicago, April 11 : The United Airlines has apologised after an Asian doctor was forcibly dragged off an “overbooked” flight as he refused to give up his seat for United Airlines staff. The airlines said it had to “re-accommodate” the customers on the United flight at Chicago’s O’hara International Airport on Sunday night. United Airlines […]

Three dead in apparent murder-suicide in California school

Washington, April 11 : Three people, including a teacher and an 8-year-old student, were killed in an apparent murder-suicide at a San Bernardino, California, elementary school on Monday. The suspected gunman was identified as 53-year-old Riverside resident Cedric Anderson, who opened fire on his wife, 53-year-old Karen Elaine Smith at North Park Elementary School, ABC […]

IT raids on TN Health Minister, others yield Rs 4.5 crore

Chennai, April 7 : Income Tax Department officials on Friday recovered about Rs 4.5 crore from the residences of two persons close to Tamil Nadu Health Minister C. Vijayabaskar, said a senior official. The IT officials also searched the residences and business premises of Vijayabaskar, his relatives and associates. “Rs 3.5 crore cash was recovered […]