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2 child marriages foiled in Odisha

Berhampur (Odisha), Apr 30 (PTI) Two child marriages were foiled in separate villages of Odisha's Ganjam district, officials said today. A 16-year-old girl of Ustapada was to marry a 28-year-old man of the same village while parents of a…

2 women killed, 1 tortured over dowry in UP

Etah, Apr 30 (PTI) A 26-year-old woman was allegedly killed over dowry by her husband and in-laws in Sakroli area of the district, police said. The victim, Kamlesh's brother Ramveer has alleged in his complaint that his sister got married…

Youth attacks constable, snatches weapon

Nawanshahr (Pb), Apr 30 (PTI) A motorcycle-borne youth allegedly snatched a police constable's weapon after injuring him with a knife here today, police said. Constable Sukhdev Singh was getting petrol filled in his motorbike at a pump…

Heroin now runs in the family in #Punjab

LUDHIANA: A young businessman from Ludhiana got the shock of his life when he realized that he was not the only one in the family addicted to heroin. His habit had spread to his wife and sister as well. Doctors in Punjab say that this is…

14 arrested after clashes

Muzaffarnagar, Apr 30 (PTI) 14 people were arrested in connection with a clash that broke out between two groups over alleged harassment of a girl in Alipur Aterna village in the district, police said. Four persons were injured in stone…

7 girl students killed in mishap ? ? ?

Chitradurga (Karnataka), Apr 30 (PTI) Seven girl students were killed on the spot when two buses rammed into the car in which they were traveling at Heggere in Tumkur district today, police said. They said the car collided with a Karnataka…

Five killed as severe storm lashes Assam

Guwahati, Apr 29 (PTI) At least five persons have died in severe storm and lightning in different parts of Assam, officials said today. Three of a family died and four others were injured in a tea garden at Margherita in Assam's Tinsukia…