Rome, Feb 24 (IANs/AKI) Pope Benedict XVI Wednesday offered prayers and condolences to the scores of people who perished in the earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand. His thoughts were also dedicated to the families of the dead.
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), Feb 24 (IANS/EFE) The mayor of Ciudad Juarez city in Mexico has said he would ask that a video game set in this gritty border metropolis be banned.
WASHINGTON - A total of 141 journalists and media workers were murdered by organized criminal groups between 2000 and 2010, the group Reporters Without Borders said in a report issued Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES - A female anti-immigrant vigilante has been sentenced to death in Arizona for orchestrating a raid on the house of a family of Hispanic-Americans in which a man and his young daughter were murdered.
NEW DELHI - A jeweller was shot dead and robbed of valuables worth lakhs of rupees in the national capital Wednesday, police said.
- Rahat mulls legal action against Indian officials
- Delhi police nab serial criminal
- Man accused of multi-crore fraud kills self
- CBI arrests Kalmadi aides Bhanot, Verma (Third Lead)
- 5 crushed to death as speeding truck overturns
- Constable saves senior’s life in capital
- Man held for murder after 10 years on the run
- 18 killed in Nigeria violence
- CID to probe farmer’s killing by Jalgaon cop
- Punjab legislator booked for murdering cousin
- Woman held with over 15 kg drugs
- CWG scam: CBI arrests Bhanot, Verma (Second Lead)
- Two Myanmarese youths, cyclist killed in two road accidents
- New Zealand quake: Emergency declared as toll rises to 75 (Second Lead)
- Five Maoists among 82 prisoners writing Bengal board exams
- Aarushi murder: Talwars question order to try them
- Bhanot, Verma arrested in CWG scam
- CWG scam: CBI arrests Bhanot, Verma
- Drought-hit China to spend $9 bn on reservoirs
- Singer shot at during robbery in Mexican city
- I’ll go on hunger strike, threatens Davis
- Tech student hangs himself in Uttar Pradesh
- Bangla gangrape victim kills self
- 75 dead in New Zealand quake; emergency declared
- Hijacked sailor’s wife prays ‘every hour’ for his release
- Government employee shot dead outside office
- Cops eat ice cream with accused, face action