Archive for December, 2012 Train Kills 6 Elephants i Train Kills 6 Elephants in Odisha – Bhubaneswar: At least six elephants were killed after being hit by a train in Odisha’s Ganjam district early Sunday, officials said. The Chennai-bound Coromandel Express hit a herd of elephants between Rambha and Huma stations, about 150 km from here, a senior official of the East Coast Railway told IANS. As many as six elephants […] Court Summons Spoils Salm Court Summons Spoils Salman Khan’s Birthday – By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai: While birthday boy and Bollywood star Salman Khan remained cheerful and ebullient all through the evening before his birthday Dec 27, his family and friends lost the spirit of celebration once the court summons was served on Salman Thursday. The party spirit dissipated thereafter. While Salman remained cheerful his family […] Police Pushed for Early C Police Pushed for Early Cremation of Gang-rape Victim: BJP Leader Earthquake of 5.8 Magnitu Earthquake of 5.8 Magnitude Hits Pakistan – Islamabad: A 5.8-magnitude quake struck Pakistan Saturday night but there was no immediate report of damage or casualty, the Met officials said. The quake occurred around 11 p.m. The tremor was felt in Islamabad, Peshawar, Lahore and other cities, Xinhua reported. The epicentre was located in the Hindu Kush region. Source: IANS Hundreds Continue Protest Hundreds Continue Protest at Jantar Mantar, Braving Winter Cold I Pushed a Muslim, Says N I Pushed a Muslim, Says NY Woman Who Shoved to Death an Indian Muslim Quota Proposal Tri Muslim Quota Proposal Triggers Political Storm in Uttar Pradesh Taliban Kill 21 Security Taliban Kill 21 Security Men in Pakistan – Islamabad: The Taliban have killed 21 Pakistani security personnel whom they abducted a few days ago from a check post, a media report said Sunday. Their bodies, riddled with gun shot wounds, were found in Hassan Khel area near Peshawar. The militant group claimed responsibility for the killing, Xinhua quoted the Geo TV as saying. […] Iran Uranium Enrichment t Iran Uranium Enrichment to Continue – Tehran: Iran is determined to continue enriching uranium to the purity level of 20 percent, an Iranian lawmaker has said. Mansour Haqiqatpour, a member of Majlis (parliament), said “Iran will never exchange this right”. Irrespective of agreement or disagreement of the P5+1 (US, Britain, France, Russia and China plus Germany), Iran will not give up […] Russian Navy to Get Lates Russian Navy to Get Latest N-sub – St. Petersburg: Yury Dolgoruky, Russia’s latest ballistic missile nuclear submarine, will be put into service with the navy Sunday. “The hoisting of the flag and the signing of the acceptance act will be held at the Sevmash shipyard in Severodvinsk,” the Rubin design bureau, designer of the sub, said. This is Russia’s first Borey class […]