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Son kills father for harassing mother in Karnataka village

Raichur: In a shocking incident, a son killed his father for torturing his mother in Raichur district of Karnataka, said police on Monday. The accused was identified as 32-year-old Sheelavanta, a resident of Devarabhoopura village. and the victim was 55-year-old Bandi Timmanna. Police stated that accused Sheelavantha had bludgeoned his father to death with a stone. Though he attempted to dispose of the body, later changed his mind and informed

Deoria killings: Section 144 in Fatehpur village after locals protest revenue dept visit

Deoria: Locals in Fatehpur village on Monday opposed the measurement of a gram sabha land by a Revenue department team which had been visiting the place where six persons were killed in a fight for land, a senior official said. The Revenue department team visited Fatehpur village, six days after the gruesome incident, and was met with resistance from villagers as it reached the land of Prem Chand Yadav who

Dalit youth beaten to death, mother stripped & assaulted in MP village

Bhopal: A Dalit youth was beaten to death and his mother allegedly stripped and assaulted by a group of men in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar district. The shocking incident happened on Thursday night in Barodia Naungar village in the district. The accused also vandalised the Dalit family’s house. The deceased’s mother said police gave her a towel to wrap herself after they rushed to the spot following the incident. At least

Maha: Lack of road connecting to village leads to infant’s death

Palghar: A two-month-old ailing girl from a hamlet in predominantly tribal Vikramgad taluka of Palghar district died as her parents could not reach the nearest primary health centre (PHC) on time due to lack of a proper road in the area, her family said. A video of family members with the child in their arms crossing a river to reach the PHC has gone viral on social media. When contacted,

Video: Angered by waterlogging in village, Haryana woman ‘slaps’ JJP MLA

Kaithal: JJP MLA Ishwar Singh was allegedly slapped by a woman on Wednesday when he was taking stock of the flood situation in his constituency, the purported video of which has become widely circulated on social media. The Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) is part of the BJP-led ruling alliance in Haryana. The woman was ostensibly enraged over the flood situation at the Bhatia village in Singh’s Ghula constituency due to

Militants kill 3 village defence force volunteers in Manipur, injured 5

Imphal: At least three Village Defence Force (VDF) volunteers were gunned down and five others were shot at in Khujuma Tabi village in Manipur’s Bishnupur district when militants attacked the village in the wee hours of Sunday, officials said. Media reports in Imphal claimed that seven people were killed in the militants’ early morning firing and there was an exchange of fire between the VDF volunteers and the extremists. However,

Rajasthan Shocker: Widow stripped, paraded in village; relatives held

Jaipur: Taking cognisance of a video that went viral on social media in which some people could be seen stripping, assaulting and parading a widow at a village in Udaipur district, the police on Saturday arrested the main accused in the case, her two brothers and sister-in-law. The incident took place under the Bakaria police station limits. The police had received the information that on Thursday, a woman was stripped

AP police apprehend teen for setting fire around village to ‘reform’ her mother

Sanambatla: Affected by her mother’s ‘bad’ behaviour, a 19-year-old girl from Sanambatla village in Tirupati district went on an arson spree for about a month, setting fire in 12 places in the neighbourhood, police said on Monday. Aimed at evicting her own family from the village in Chandragiri mandal to another place to ‘reform’ her mother, Keerthi, who failed in intermediate examinations has resorted to such extreme steps. Also Read

Meet Mohammed Jameel, first Indian American Muslim elected to Long Grove Village Board

Dr. Mohammed Jameel who hails from Telangana has become the First Indian American Muslim elected to the Long Grove Village Board. Speaking on this occasion in winning celebrations in Long Grove he thanked the voters of Long Grove who has voted for him and urged the community to increase participation in civic activities and build a strong community which thereby can lead to more participative and inclusive participation in all

Maha: Imam assaulted in mosque in Jalna village; case registered

Jalna: Tension prevailed in a village in Maharashtra’s Jalna district after unidentified persons entered a mosque, assaulted an imam and allegedly cut off his beard, a police official said on Monday. Victim Zakir Sayyed Khaja was alone in the mosque in Anwa village in Bhokardan tehsil when the incident took place at 7:30 pm on Sunday, he said. Also Read Jamia Nagar violence: Chakka jam not violent protest method, Sharjeel Imam