NHRC seeks report from Kerala Govt. over killing of political workers

New Delhi [India], Aug 04 : National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to Kerala Government over growing incidents of political violence in Kerala and sought a report on the...

Aug 03, 2017 11:52 AM | Newsscroll

7 UP policemen booked for 'laxity' in 2011 abduction, murder

Shahjahanpur (UP), Aug 3 An FIR has been registered against seven policemen including three inspectors here for their alleged laxity in investigating a 2011 abduction and murder case, police said...

Aug 03, 2017 3:03 PM | Newsscroll

RSS worker murder: Five taken into custody

Thiruvanathapuram, July 30 Five persons have been taken into custody in connection with the killing of an RSS worker here even as the BJP called for a dawn-to-dusk state- wide hartal today to...

Jul 30, 2017 1:11 PM | Newsscroll

Police harassed as cases filed with various agencies: Parrikar

Panaji, July 21 Frequent cases being filed with various agencies like the Human Rights Commission against police personnel in Goa are forcing them to avoid "confrontation" while handling law and...

Jul 21, 2017 7:54 PM | Newsscroll

DCW chief roots for strict laws against NRI men abandoning

wivesChandigarh, Jul 21 Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Swati Maliwal today sought strict laws against NRI men abandoning their Indian brides.She also batted for an NRI commission at the...

Jul 21, 2017 7:17 PM | Newsscroll

Odisha govt to identify bonded labourers

Bhubaneswar, Jul 19 Odisha government will identify bonded labourers in the state and has decided to spend Rs 4.5 lakh in each of its 30 districts.The Socio-Economic Caste Census - 2011 has reported...

Jul 20, 2017 4:24 PM | Newsscroll

Slain forest guard's grandmother to get his full salary: Govt

Shimla, Jul 17 The Himachal Pradesh government today said it would give the full salary of slain forest guard Hoshiyar Singh to his grandmother Hirdi Devi, during her lifetime, as a special case.The...

Jul 17, 2017 9:56 PM | Newsscroll

Sri Lankan Navy officials held for disappearance of 11 people

Colombo, Jul 16 Sri Lankan Navy's seven officials, including a former commander, have been arrested for their alleged involvement in abduction and disappearance of 11 individuals during the military...

Jul 16, 2017 7:50 PM | Newsscroll

Nepal could review 'free visa and free ticket' provision: PM

By Shirish B PradhanKathmandu, Jul 14 Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba today hinted at the possibility of reviewing the provision of 'free visa and free ticket' provided that the political...

Jul 14, 2017 8:00 PM | Newsscroll

AAP lambasts Punjab govt for appointing state HRC chairman

Chandigarh, Jul 14 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today took a serious note of the Punjab government appointing the chairman of the state Human Rights Commission without taking the principal opposition...

Jul 14, 2017 4:44 PM | Newsscroll