Giant anteaters kill two hunters in Brazil
Washington (AFP) - Giant anteaters in Brazil have killed two hunters in separate incidents, raising concerns about the animals' loss of habitat and the growing risk of dangerous encounters with people, researchers said.
The long-nosed, hairy mammals...
The setting is Paris , with the Eiffel tower making occasional appearances as backdrop .
Kevin Costner plays a CIA agent who has got only a short time to live because of cancer . He decides to try to reconnect with his wife and daughter who he has neglected for many years as he gave those...
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Internet Trolls: What Can be Done About the Scourge of the Web
by Nick Thompson...
Free School Meals Kill Indian Children
by Jason Burke
At least 20 children have died and up to 30 more are seriously ill after eating free meals at a primary school in eastern India.
The children, aged between six...
Cop says he was forced to stage encounters
Tells High Court he is willing to depose against his seniors; submits a list of ‘victims’
Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, July 5
The past has come to haunt the Punjab...
Saturday, June 22, 2013
HT Correspondents, Agencies
Dehradun/Haridwar/New Delhi, June 21, 2013
First Published: 12:28 IST(21/6/2013)
Last Updated: 01:30 IST(22/6/2013)
Toll now 556 in Uttarakhand floods; after rain, hunger begins to kill
It truly is a Himalayan...
By Kathleen O'Brien/The Star-Ledger
It's official: NASA has already reassured a grateful nation that civilization will not come to a screeching halt tomorrow, courtesy of the Mayans.
Slavery a “blessing” for African-Americans, kill the prisoners, and kick out the Muslim Americans.
Source: Omid Safi, Religion News
There is genuinely something racist in the soul of the America these days, and that this demon will have to be confronted and...
Jagir Kaur conspired to kill daughter: CBI
Chandigarh, August 24
Less than six months after the trial court acquitted Bibi Jagir Kaur of murder while convicting her for abduction and forcible abortion of her daughter Harpreet Kaur, the Central Bureau of Investigation...
In Punjab, three farmers kill selves every two days
Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, May 26
Forced by financial crunch, an estimated 5,000 farmers and farm labourers committed suicide in the agrarian state of Punjab, popularly known as grain bowl of India, in the last...
Woman tried to kill boss
Jailed 31/2 years after hiring undercover police to make hit
By Tom Zytaruk, Surrey NowFebruary 21, 2012
A Surrey woman who pleaded guilty to trying to have her former boss killed has been sentenced to 3½ years in prison.
Amarjit Kaur Lally, 46, was led...
Primitive stoves kill two million each year
Research, education needed to lower instance of pneumonia and chronic lung disease: study
Agence France-Presse - October 15, 2011 3:07 AM
Primitive cooking stoves are used throughout half the world and kill more people each year - about two...
A proposed US Internet 'kill switch' to be used in the event of a cyberwar event could actually cause more problems that it would prevent, a new report commissioned by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has argued.
By John E Dunn
January 17, 2011 —
A proposed US...
A woman witness today identified senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and others before a Delhi court and related how her father was killed by a mob in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots following the assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
Nirpreet Kaur deposed how accused Balwan...
Disturbing evidence is mounting that something frightening is happening deep under the waters of the Gulf of Mexico—something far worse than the BP oil gusher.
Warnings were raised as long as a year before the Deepwater Horizon disaster that the area of seabed chosen by the BP geologists...
Want To Kill and Get Away With Impunity?
Shumshed Kehr was a teenager gal -- innocent and charming-- from rural Sindh, Pakistan who was stoned to death on December 9 by her real paternal uncle Manzoor Chandio and a mob of frenzied villagers in front of her parents in the...
And so it arrives, with the most harshest penalties back on the table: Uganda's Kill The Gays bill has been introduced in Parliament by lawmaker David Bahati. And despite word from Ethics Minister James Nsaba Buturo that the death penalty and life imprisonment sentences were being abandoned...
Twenty-five years after Beant Singh emptied his revolver into then prime minister Indira Gandhi, the assassin's son says his father didn't do it to appease anyone in the Sikh community but wanted to personally avenge the army's Operation Bluestar.
'My father had killed Indira Gandhi neither at...
Diabolic Political Plan to kill Sikhs
Revisiting India of November 1984
Har Jagmandar Singh
The author provides a fresh look into the genesis of the November 1984 Anti-Sikh pogrom. The author is definite that it was the fundamental hostility of one religion towards another which was the root...