The bodies of 11 out of 17 people who died in a major fire in a factory here on Saturday evening have been identified and the establishment’s owner arrested, police said yesterday.
Thousands of women brandishing swords yesterday took out a ‘Chetavani Rally’ or a warning march in Rajasthan’s Chittorgarh town to caution the authorities to stop the release of the film Padmaavat or else be prepared for ‘jauhar’ by them.
Actor Irrfan Khan won the Filmfare Best Actor in a Leading Role (male) award for Hindi Medium while Vidya Balan bagged the Filmfare Best Actor in Leading Role (female) award for Tumhari Sulu at the 63rd Jio Filmfare Awards here.
Irresponsible company bosses who “line their own pockets” while failing to protect workers’ pension schemes are to be hit with huge fines, under plans to be announced by Theresa May’s government within weeks.
Tensions mounted yesterday at refugee camps in Bangladesh holding hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims over an operation to send them back to Myanmar, from where they have fled following a military crackdown.
Protesters took to the streets en masse across the United States on Saturday, hoisting anti-Donald Trump placards, banging drums and donning pink hats for a second Women’s March opposing the president — one year to the day of his inauguration.