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Senior Journalist Vinod Verma remanded to three-day police custody

Senior Journalist Vinod Verma remanded to three-day police custody

Police also claimed to have recovered 500 "porn" CDs, a pen drive and a laptop from Mr Verma. The state government had yesterday recommended a CBI probe into the "sex CD" row allegedly involving state PWD minister Rajesh Munat. "Attempt to blackmail is a serious criminal offence and the Congress is showing its political bankruptcy by defending it", BJP spokesperson G V L Narasimha Rao said.



Navy Investigating Death of Green Beret as Possible Crime

USA forces have been deployed to the country to help with counterterrorism. The spokesman, Ed Buice of Naval Criminal Investigative Services, identified the soldier as Staff Sgt. No one has been charged in Melgar's death. Col. Robert Bockholt, said Melger's death is under investigation, but he declined to release additional details.


Cop martyred, jawan hurt in encounter with terrorists

Cop martyred, jawan hurt in encounter with terrorists

Indian police and troops have resorted to using force to disperse the protesters, as clashes between the demonstrators and the forces' personnel continued till the filing of the report. There were also protested in the area when the operation against the holed up militants was launched. "Abbas left behind his aged parents, wife and three minor children", said police spokesperson Manoj Pandita.


Shooter Dressed as Santa Claus Injures Four at Texas Halloween Party

Shooter Dressed as Santa Claus Injures Four at Texas Halloween Party

The suspect reportedly knew the victims, police said. Police were first called to the scene at a home in Central Austin in the city's idyllic North Loop neighborhood just after 6 a.m. They are trying to determine if the suspect - who they believe acted alone - was invited to the party. Knouse described their condition as "fairly serious", but said their injuries are "not thought to be life-threatening".


UP Board Exam 2018 Date Sheet Released

UP Board Exam 2018 Date Sheet Released

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is now inviting the application from candidates of class 12 who are not eligible for the Improvement of Performance (NIOP) and wish to appear for the improvement or compartment exams. Dinesh Sharma, the deputy Chief Minster of Uttar Pradesh said, "Earlier, UP Board students used to get nothing more than 60 per cent". The Education board will be conducting the Class X board examination for private candidates, comprising 80 marks (theory) in every ...



Barzani Announces Withdrawal From Presidential Race

The region, which had enjoyed unprecedented autonomy for years, has been in turmoil since the independence referendum a month ago prompted military and economic retaliation from Iraq's central government in Baghdad . The Iraqi military and the Kurdish minority had been clashing for several weeks in mostly low-level firefights until Friday, when they agreed to a cease-fire, and Kurdish forces abandoned the land they held, largely without resistance.