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Vulgar dance held on Ballia school campus, headmaster suspended

Vulgar dance held on Ballia school campus, headmaster suspended

VARANASI: Headmaster of a primary school in UP?s was on Saturday suspended for allegedly allowing vulgar dance to be organised on the school campus on Friday. The action was taken by the basic shiksha adhakari (BSA) after a video of bar girls, presenting obscene dance at a blanket distribution programme […]

Woman gang-raped by four men in West Bengal

Woman gang-raped by four men in West Bengal

KOLKATA: A 40-year-old woman was gang-raped by four unidentified masked men late on Wednesday at Khardah?s off the . Her husband, a local temple priest, who is also BJP?s Khardah Patulia shakti pramukh claimed in the FIR lodged on Thursday that while the criminals tortured his wife, they also kept […]

Ex-GP officials get 1-year-jail term

Ex-GP officials get 1-year-jail term

MANGALURU: The civil and JMFC court in Belthangady has sentenced former president and secretary of Kaniyoor to one year imprisonment for misappropriation of funds allotted for the Indira Awaas Yojana (now Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awaas Yojana) in 2009. The then secretary Sheena, the first accused and president Mahesh, the second […]

?Women, kids being used to supply illicit liquor?

?Women, kids being used to supply illicit liquor?

MYSURU: There has been a spike in the number of liquor addicts among tribals as poor quality liquor is being supplied to their doorsteps in haadis or tribal hamlets of HD Kote taluk. Surprisingly, the miscreants are using women and children to supply the liquor packets to haadis to avoid […]

Waste disposal a challenge in new layouts around city

MYSURU: Though some important residential areas like , , and Madinahalli have sprung up on the outskirts of the city, residents there are miffed over waste collection and management. Locals allege that the door-to-door waste collection was stopped months ago and they are forced to dump garbage in public places […]

Villager admitted to hospital, KFD suspected

SHIVAMOGGA: A 40-year-old man in Aralagodu in Sagar taluk has been admitted to a hospital f ollowing suspicion that he is infected with the deadly Kyasanur forest disease(KFD). This is the third case of suspected KFD reported from the same in the last 15 days. Lokaraj was first taken to […]

3-phase panchayat polls in Telangana from Jan 21

3-phase panchayat polls in Telangana from Jan 21

HYDERABAD: Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao hasn?t even formed his cabinet after his landslide win in the assembly elections last month and the state is all set to conduct yet another election. The state election commission (SEC) on Tuesday announced that panchayat election will be held in three phases […]

Nominee‘s hubby booked for fake votes

Nominee‘s hubby booked for fake votes

PATIALA: SSP MS Sidhu said police booked two people, Nirmal Kumar and Ram Singh, residents of Hari Majra for allegedly casting fake votes during panchayat polls. He said both were arrested after the registration of a case against them at Ghanaur police station. The case had been registered under various […]

Panchayat polls: 156 booths hyper-sensitive, 324 sensitive in Ludhiana district

Panchayat polls: 156 booths hyper-sensitive, 324 sensitive in Ludhiana district

LUDHIANA: Deputy commissioner-cum-district election officer Aggarwal has informed that in view of the elections scheduled on December 30, 156 have been declared ?hyper-sensitive?, and 324 ?sensitive?, out of the total 941 polling booths in . Aggarwal stated that 192 panchayats have already been chosen unanimously, whereas 226 sarpanches and 3,059 […]

?Success of government schemes depends on the people?

?Success of government schemes depends on the people?

MYSURU: Exhorting the public to utilise the schemes and initiatives rolled out by the state and central governments for their benefit, assistant director of the information and public relations department said that the success of schemes was contingent on people coming forward to use them. Poornima, who participated in a […]