Clashes mark Wani’s death anniversary amid security lockdown in Valley

Srinagar, July 8 : Clashes took place at over a dozen places between protesters and security forces on Saturday on the first death anniversary of Hizbul Mujahedin militant Burhan Wani, but no major incident of violence was reported from the Kashmir Valley that was under total security clampdown with internet services blocked. Authorities had imposed […]

Top Vatican Cardinal denies child sex abuse charges

Canberra, June 29 : Australian Cardinal George Pell, the Vatican’s financial chief, said on Thursday that he is looking forward to appearing in court and is innocent of the child sex abuse charges pressed against him in his country. Earlier on Thursday, Australia’s Victoria State Police charged Cardinal Pell, 76, with multiple sex offences and […]

Ex-judge Karnan complains of chest pain, admitted to hospital

Kolkata, June 22 : Former Calcutta High Court Justice C.S. Karnan was admitted to city-based SSKM Medical College and Hospital on Thursday after he complained of chest pain, a hospital official said. The retired judge was lodged in Presidency Correctional Home on Wednesday after he was brought to Kolkata from Chennai following his arrest. Karnan […]