Take edu responsibility of child of rape victim: HC to govt

Chandigarh, Aug 19 The Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the Haryana government to take the responsibility of school education of a child born to a gang-rape victim.Justice Rakesh Kumar...

Aug 19, 2017 8:01 PM | Newsscroll

Should springing of US terrorism convicts alarm Americans?

Washington, Aug 5 Dozens of convicts serving time in US prisons for terrorism-related offenses are due to be released in the next several years, raising the question whether that's something...

Aug 05, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll

4 sanctuary cities facing loss of crime-fighting assistance

Washington, Aug 3 Attorney General Jeff Sessions moved again to punish so-called sanctuary cities, this time threatening to deny federal crime-fighting resources to four cities beset by violence if...

Aug 04, 2017 1:07 AM | Newsscroll

Al-Qaida suspect linked to cartoonist plot extradited to US

Philadelphia (US), Jul 22 An al-Qaida suspect linked to a plot to kill a Swedish cartoonist has been brought to Philadelphia from Spain to face terrorism charges in federal court, despite President...

Jul 22, 2017 7:36 AM | Newsscroll

U.S. Homeland Security confirms Russian lawyer was granted special entry

Washington D.C. [USA], July 15 : United States' Homeland Security Department has confirmed that Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya was granted special entry to the United States on multiple...

Jul 14, 2017 4:54 PM | Newsscroll

Trump FBI nominee rejects torture

Washington, Jul 12 President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation said today he rejected the use of torture in interrogations, calling the practice illegal and...

Jul 13, 2017 12:34 AM | Newsscroll

Report: More than half of hate crimes in US go unreported

Washington, Jun 29 The majority of hate crimes experienced by US residents over a 12-year period were not reported to police, according to a new federal report released today that stoked advocates'...

Jun 29, 2017 2:55 PM | Newsscroll

Critics fear Justice Dept. Deputy Attorney General could be sacked next

Washington D.C. [USA], June 17 : Some critics of U.S. President Donald Trump have expressed fear that Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein could be fired after the former's tirade...

Jun 16, 2017 2:40 PM | Newsscroll

Trump sued over business benefits of his office

Washington, Jun 12 Maryland and the US capital sued President Donald Trump today, saying he is breaking laws by raking in money from foreign governments and businesses at his luxury hotels and...

Jun 13, 2017 1:53 AM | Newsscroll

Trump nominates Christopher Wray as new FBI Director

(Eds: Updating with fresh quotes)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 7 US President Donald Trump today selected former assistant attorney general Christopher Wray as the new FBI Director, a day before a...

Jun 07, 2017 11:14 PM | Newsscroll