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Gang rape fallout: 8 Morni guest houses sealed

Gang rape fallout: 8 Morni guest houses sealed

PANCHKULA: Cracking down on illegal guesthouse and hotels operating in Morni, the police have booked eight owners. Guest houses in Morni area of Panchkula came under the scrutiny of police and local administration after the recent gang-rape case. All the eight owners have been booked under Section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of the . The […]

Trolled Hanan Hamid is ‘daughter of Kerala government‘, walks the ramp

Trolled Hanan Hamid is ‘daughter of Kerala government‘, walks the ramp

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala Chief minister on Wednesday reiterated his promise of providing protection and the government’s support to , an who sold fish to fund her studies. READ ALSO: Hanan, whose story of selling fish to raise money made her a national sensation, met Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan and described herself as “daughter of the government” who wishes to be protected. […]

Illegal bldgs threat to Chd airport, IAF tells HC

Illegal bldgs threat to Chd airport, IAF tells HC

CHANDIGARH: Removing unauthorised construction close to defence establishments was put on high priority immediately after the terrorist attack at the airbase in January 2016. However, more than two years down the line, not much seems to have changed going by a report of the (IAF) on Chandigarh airbase. The report, a copy of which is with TOI, says that the […]

Muslim doctors face eviction over their religion

Muslim doctors face eviction over their religion

KOLKATA: They can treat us when we are ill, but can‘t be our neighbours. This “message” was allegedly conveyed to four and alumni, now doing their house-staffship at various hospitals in West Bengal, by their neighbours at a south Kolkata housing society. Aftab Alam, Mojtaba Hassan, Nasir Shaikh and Sawkat Shaikh are now counting their days at their and have […]

Kol: Complaints grow, skimming targeted more ATMs

Kol: Complaints grow, skimming targeted more ATMs

KOLKATA: The footprint of Kolkata’s first skimming case grew bigger on Wednesday, with the number of complaints increasing from 50-odd to 76 and police and bank officials finding one more ATM that was used by fraudsters to rob bank customers. The first full day’s probe showed that an ATM belonging to , located at the Park Street-Mullickbazar crossing, was compromised […]

Hostel warden accused of harassment surrenders before court

Hostel warden accused of harassment surrenders before court

COIMBATORE: The hostel warden who was booked on charges of harassing five girl inmates surrendered before the judicial magistrate VI here on Wednesday. S Punitha, who was absconding for over a week, was remanded in judicial custody till August 14 by magistrate Kannan. A couple of days ago, Punitha approached the Madras high court seeking anticipatory bail. Punitha, who was […]

Serial chain-snatcher arrested

Serial chain-snatcher arrested

TIRUPUR: The district rural police arrested a 30-year-old serial chain-snatcher and recovered 21 sovereigns of gold from him in the city on Tuesday. S Sundarapandian, of Washington Nagar, runs a vehicle cleaning station at Arulpuram. He had partnered with M Pitchaimani, 40, of Thalakkarai, to commit chain-snatching offences. Police managed to arrest Sundarapandian while Pitchaimani is still at large. Sundarapandian […]