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At least 13 labourers trapped in illegal mine in Meghalaya rescue operation on

SHILLONG: A most unfrotunate series of events is coming to light from Meghalaya where at least 13 labourers trapped in an illegal coal mine activity despite National Green Tribunal’s ban. The mine is an old, illegal so-called rat-hole mine authorities said. The state government also admits to illegal mining. Superintendent of Police (SP), Jaintia Hills, Sylvester Nongtngr

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Indian national gets 9-year of imprisonment for sexual assault inside plane

NEW DELHI: An Indian techie in the US has been sentenced to nine years in prison for sexually assaulting a sleeping woman who was seated next to him on a flight. Prabhu Ramamoorthy, living in the US on a temporary work visa hails from Tamil Nadu.  Ramamoorthy, came to the US on a H-1B visa in 2015, will

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5 killed including gunman in shooting at altar in Brazil’s Sao Paulo cathedral

NEW DELHI: A gunman opened fire inside the Catholic cathedral in the Brazilian city of Campinas in which at least four people were killed and four others wounded before killing himself at the altar, fire department officials said. "Security cameras show he came in and sat down on his own. A little later he started

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Brother of Australia cricketer Usman Khawaja arrested over fake terror 'hit list'

NEW DELHI: Arsalan Khawaja, brother of Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja has been charged for allegedly framing a love rival as the author of a terrorist hit list. Police confirmed on Tuesday that Arsalan Khawaja had been formally charged after he was arrested on Tuesday as part of an investigation into a fake terrorism “hit list” found

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