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 […]

Opposition demands Rajnath’s statement on Alwar lynching

New Delhi, April 7 : There was ruckus in the Rajya Sabha on Friday over cow vigilantes lynching a Muslim man in Rajasthan’s Alwar last week. Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad demanded a statement from Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the issue. Raising the issue, Azad said the government was “undermining the Rajya Sabha”. […]

Government denies any lynching by cow vigilantes in Alwar

New Delhi, April 6 : Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday denied any incident of beating or lynching in Rajasthan by ‘gau rakshaks’ (cow vigilantes). He was responding to the opposition that came down heavily on the government in Rajya Sabha for being “insensitive and ill-informed” on the attacks on […]