• Mother delivers baby in KSRTC bus

    Kalburgi: A mother has delivered baby in a KSRTC bus, on Sunday. Jyothi (26) of Chattarasala, Chincholi taluk was travelling to Sedam to get admitted in a hospital. On the way she gave birth to a baby boy in the bus. The incident occurred when the bus was nearing Sedam. Soon after th...

  • Woman arrested for slapping Army officer

    New Delhi: A 44-year-old woman was arrested on Friday for slapping an Army officer after a minor collision between an Army truck and her car in south Delhi, police said. Police said Smriti Kalra of Gurugram's Phase-5 was arrested on charges of assaulting a public servant and deterring him fr...

  • Blue Whale victim rescued from Jodhpur lake

    Jaipur: A teenage daughter of a Border Security Force (BSF) trooper has been rescued from a Jodhpur lake in Rajasthan, preventing her from becoming the latest victim of the online Blue Whale game. The Class 10 student jumped into the Kaylana Lake on Monday night. She had the image of a blue wha...

  • Forcibly kissed by boy, 19-yr-old girl commits suicide

    Haveri: A 19-year-old girl allegedly ended her life by jumping into a canal after being forcibly kissed by a boy. The incident occurred in Hanumanapura, Ranebennur taluk, Haveri district.According to reports, the deceased girl, Reshma Lamani, went to witness Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations on the...

  • US firms may lose $700mn as workers watch solar eclipse

    Washington: US companies may lose upto $700 million due to lost productivity as employees put aside their work to witness the once-in-a-century solar eclipse, according to a top business person. Workers took at least 20 minutes on Monday to watch the solar eclipse, Andy Challenger, vice p...

  • FB post on motorist's rude behaviour goes viral

    Bengaluru: A social media post by a Bengaluru woman over a motorist's rude behaviour towards her mother has gone viral. Bengalurean Ameeta Appu on Sunday night took to Facebook to narrate the ordeal faced by her 62-year-old mother at the hands of a arrogant young woman. In the post,...

  • Are you a virgin? Bihar hospital asks employees

    Patna: Triggering a controversy, a government-run hospital here has asked its employees to declare their virginity in a marital status declaration form. The Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Science (IGIMS) in its form also asks the employees about the number of wives and details about the pas...

  • Kerala family keeps dead man's body in house for 3 months

    Malappuram: Police in Kerala are probing a bizarre incident where a dead man's body was not buried for three months by his family in the belief he would come back to life. Police found the body of V. Seyed, 50, who worked for a while in a Middle East country and after his return worked as a rel...

  • Pakistani boy kills sister over his 'poor handwriting'

    Lahore: Police have arrested an 11-year-old boy in Pakistan's Lahore city for killing his minor sister for teasing him over his "poor handwriting", the media reported on Tuesday. Nine-year-old Eman Tanvir was found strangled at her grandmother's house in the city's Shalimar area on June 30, rep...

  • Mother busy texting on Facebook while baby drowned

    San Francisco: A woman in Texas has been booked and charged with injury to a child after police found that she was messaging on Facebook while her eight-month-old daughter drowned in a bathtub.According to a report in CBS News on Thursday, 21-year-old Cheyenne Summer Stuckey put her daughter in the ...

  • Burqa-clad student undergoes 20-min security check at Vidhana Soudha

    Bengaluru: A burqa-clad college student, who came to come to see the Vidhana Soudha along with her friends, was stopped by the marshals over 'security reasons' and inspected for an inordinately long time before being let into the building. Sources from the Vidhana Soudha said the girl, a studen...

  • Girl complains to mother about father's sexual abuse; mother takes her to witch doctor

    Bengaluru: Rajgopal Nagar police officials have arrested a man for sexually assaulting his daughter repeatedly. The incident was reported from Ajjanhalli in Magadi on the outskirts of Bengaluru.The man, Ramesh, was arrested after relatives and neighbours complained to the police. According to t...