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SHOCKING: Husband murdered in front of pregnant wife in India

SHOCKING: Husband murdered in front of pregnant wife in India

A husband has been brutally hacked to death with a machete in front of his pregnant wife in a suspected honour killing in India. Pranay Kumar, 24, was leaving a hospital with 23-year-old wife Amrutha Varshini in a village near the city of Hyderabad when he was attacked on September 14. An unidentified man was […]

India says NO to foreign aid for Kerala disaster

India says NO to foreign aid for Kerala disaster

India today made it clear that it will not accept any assistance from foreign governments for flood-ravaged Kerala in sync with an existing policy. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the government was committed to meeting the requirements for relief and rehabilitation in Kerala through domestic efforts. A number of countries have announced assistance […]

SHOCKING: India woman beaten and paraded naked

SHOCKING: India woman beaten and paraded naked

A woman was stripped and paraded naked by a mob in eastern India’s Bihar state on the suspicion of killing a man. The mob burned the woman’s house, dragged her out on to the street and beat her, police said. The incident took place on Monday after the body of Vimlesh Shah, 19, was found […]

India Flooding: Death toll rises to 350

India Flooding: Death toll rises to 350

The Indian flooding death toll has risen to over 350 with more than 800,000 people in total displaced by the natural disaster. Experts are labeling the deluge which has smashed the southern Indian state of Kerala this week as ‘the worst flooding in a century’ as rescuers battle to save those still cut off by […]

India Monsoon: Floods kill 100 in Kerala

India Monsoon: Floods kill 100 in Kerala

Nearly 100 people have lost their lives since August 8 as Kerala reels under one of the worst floods in its history. On Thursday, torrential rain and floods claimed 30 lives, swamping homes, destroying roads, and disrupting air and rail traffic in many places, officials said. Overall, 97 people have died in rain-related incidents since […]

Banks demand more money from Vijay Mallya

Banks demand more money from Vijay Mallya

Vijay Mallya, who is fighting legal battles in India and UK, faces another setback after the London high court ordered him to pay a further £1,75,000 (Rs 1.5 crore) towards the legal fees of a consortium of Indian banks after losing his high court case against them. Mallya, who now owes approximately Rs 10,000 crore […]

INDIA: Teenage girl raped and burned alive

INDIA: Teenage girl raped and burned alive

A teenage girl in India has been raped and burned alive by her attacker – the third instance of such an attack in the same week. The 16-year-old girl died after being soaked in fuel and set on fire at her home in the Sagar district of Madhya Pradesh. Police said she was killed after […]

SHOCKING: 8-year-old Muslim girl gang raped by police in India

SHOCKING: 8-year-old Muslim girl gang raped by police in India

A number of police officers are among those accused of kidnapping, gang raping and murdering schoolgirl Asifa Bano in the Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. The youngster’s mutilated body was found a week after she was abducted. Asifa was said to have been targeted for the brutal attack by a gang trying to drive […]

INDIA: At least 26 children dead as school bus falls

INDIA: At least 26 children dead as school bus falls

NEW DELHI: At least 29 people died on Monday after a school bus fell into a deep gorge in Nurpur of Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district. The incident also left 25 other injured. Among the 29 dead include, 26 children, 2 teachers and the driver of the school bus. The gorge is 200-feet deep. The rescue […]

INDIA: Woman fights off tiger with stick

INDIA: Woman fights off tiger with stick

A young Indian woman was lucky to survive, doctors say, after she fought off a tiger which attacked her goat. Rupali Meshram, 23, said when she heard the goat scream she ran out of her house in western Maharashtra state. She picked up a stick and hit the tiger, which then attacked her. Her mother, […]

Indian man preserves dead mother in freezer for 2 years

Indian man preserves dead mother in freezer for 2 years

This shocking incident from the capital of West Bengal might again leave you thinking where this country is heading to. A man from South Kolkata’s Behala did not cremate the body of his mother who died two years ago and instead preserved the corpse in a commercial freezer. According to reports, Subhabrata Majumdar, a leather […]