Investigation revealed that since then, Abhishek started blackmailing and extorting money from them on several occasions by threatening them with reporting to police about their purchase of stolen laptops, a senior police officer said.
Hundreds of Muslim women were listed for “auction” on the mobile application with photographs sourced without permission and doctored.
Surat Gas Leak: Six factory workers died and 22 others were hospitalised, after they inhaled toxic fumes leaking from the chemical tanker parked near a factory in Gujarat's Surat district during wee hours on Thursday.
When asked about possible causes of the crash, several aviation experts said there were a significant number of air accidents caused by visual disorientation triggered by the loss of situational awareness by pilots.
A bench of Justices M R Shah and B V Nagarathna said during the trial if it is found that other accused persons are not charge-sheeted, the court may array them as accused in exercise of powers under Section 319 CrPC.
On Saturday night, Christmas day celebrations by migrant labourers from the north east part of India at Kizhakkambalam turned violent, leading to several policemen being brutally assaulted and two police jeeps badly damaged, with one set on fire.
Channi told reporters here that the drug racket had come to the fore in 2013, when the SAD-BJP government was in power in the state.
"Our investigation is in progress, which is suggesting that there was terrorist and terror network around him, supporting him. We will see who is involved to what extent. That will be shared at the right time."
The survivor informed the panel that the two accused were running an organised racket with a nexus of clients, brokers and more than 10 women being forced into commercial sexual exploitation.
More than 700 Indian politicians, actors, sports stars and other celebs are linked to such offshore companies or trusts. The Income Tax Department and other probe agencies have announced multiple investigations following such revelations. Here’s a look at the top 10 names which propped up in such investigations over the years.
The strike Thursday night on the oil tanker Mercer Street marks the first-known fatal attack after years of assaults on commercial shipping in the region linked to tensions with Iran over its tattered nuclear deal
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center listed the magnitude as 8.1 and said that an investigation is underway to determine if there is a tsunami threat to Hawaii
As per anti money laundering investigator, officials from the two previous administrations had spent about USD 300 million in government money to purchase spyware
This was the first of 22 trials involving teachers, parents and students who spent time at the Sky Valley Education Center
Russian opposition supporters, independent journalists and human rights activists have faced increased government pressure ahead of September's voting
The incident occurred on Tuesday and authorities have opened an investigation, the state-run MENA news agency reported.
Paris police said two gasoline bombs hit the embassy late on Monday night. Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez blamed the United States (US) for the attack.
Rodrigo Duterte will be winding down his six-year term amid a raging pandemic, a battered economy and his legacy
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.