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16 Amarnath pilgrims killed in road accident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ramban district

16 Amarnath pilgrims killed in road accident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ramban district

Sixteen Amarnath pilgrims were killed and around 27 injured, 19 of them critically, when a bus skidded off the Jammu-Srinagar national highway and rolled into a deep nullah in the Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, officials said. The deceased belonged to UP, …

‘Poltu’ became Indian prez, ‘Chintu’ a superstar

‘Poltu’ became Indian prez, ‘Chintu’ a superstar

As a boy in Class 3 or maybe 4, Pranab Mukherjee, on rainy mornings, would bundle his clothes in paper, tuck them under an arm and march off to school bare feet through the fields of his home in West Bengal. It was perhaps because …

Top brass divided, Crime Branch to go slow on case against  T.P. Senkumar

Top brass divided, Crime Branch to go slow on case against T.P. Senkumar

A day after the former state police chief T.P. Senkumar was booked for allegedly instigating religious enmity, the Crime Branch has decided to go slow on further proceedings. There is no consensus among the Crime Branch officials about the future course of the case. The …

Plachimada:Coca-Cola to shut the tap on Kerala operations

Plachimada:Coca-Cola to shut the tap on Kerala operations

Global soft drinks giant Coco-Cola on Thursday submitted before the Supreme Court that it would not resume operations in its controversial plant in Palakkad district’s Plachimada, thus ending a 12-yearlong legal battle with local people. After recording the submission, a Supreme Court Bench rendered invalid …

Infosys: Infosys reports Q1 profit growth on client wins

Infosys: Infosys reports Q1 profit growth on client wins

India’s second-biggest software services exporter, beat profit expectations in the first quarter helped by key client wins in North America and Europe. Bengaluru-headquartered Infosys posted a consolidated net profit of 34.83 billion rupees ($540.38 million) for the three months ending June 30, up 1.4 percent …

Actress attack case: No relief for Dileep, actor to remain in police custody

Actress attack case: No relief for Dileep, actor to remain in police custody

The Judicial First Class Magistrate Court in Angamaly on Friday extended the custody period of Malayalam actor Dileep, who was arrested in connection with the actress attack case. The actor was produced before the court Friday morning as his 48-hour custody period ended at 11 …

Dileep arrest:Did the police question Kavya Madhavan?

Dileep arrest:Did the police question Kavya Madhavan?

Contradictory statements from actor Dileep might have prompted the police to interrogate his wife Kavya Madhavan in connection with the highway attack on an actress. The investigating officers, however, would not confirm this. The police said that they would record the statements of Kavya, her …