Indrani Mukerjea's driver, Shyamvar Rai, a key accused-turned-prosecution witness in the Sheena Bora murder case has told investigators that a day prior to the crime, Indrani told her husband Peter Mukerjea over the phone about the place intended for the eventual disposal of the body.
The Border Security Force said on Friday that it killed seven Pakistani Rangers personnel and a terrorist in retaliatory firing after a sniper attack by the Pakistani forces at Hiranagar in Kathua district of Jammu had injured an Indian trooper in the morning.
Pakistan rangers again violated ceasefire along the International Border (IB) in the RS Pura sector of Jammu district by resorting to small arms fire late on Friday night. Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Simrandeep Singh, said people have been advised to stay indoors.
Delhi Police arrested kabaddi player Rohit Kumar from his home in Mumbai even as his father, Vijay Kumar, surrendered at the Nangloi police station. Three days ago, Rohit’s wife, Lalita, had committed suicide at her parents’ house, leaving behind a 23-minute-long audio message in Hindi and Haryanvi on her mobile phone accusing her husband and in-laws of “harassment”. In the clip, she can be heard saying that she was beaten by her parents-in-laws and her husband every now and then.
Apple has announced biggest-ever price drop for its smartphones in India. Under the new pricing, iPhone 6S (128GB), carying an MRP of Rs 82,000, will now be available at an MRP of Rs 60,000. iPhone 6s Plus (128GB) will now be available at an MRP of Rs 70,000, the smartphone too has received a price cut of Rs 22,000. Apple's 4-inch smartphone iPhone SE, too has got a price cut. The 64GB version of iPhone SE will now be available at Rs 44,000.
After suffering a defeat in their opening match against South Korea, India bounced back in style and recorded 54-20 win over Australia, 57-20 over Bangladesh, 74-20 over Argentina and 69-18 over England which helped them finish the group matches with a whopping score difference of 174 points.
Many feel Sushil Kumar's decision was fuelled by the WFI snub for his participation in Rio. But the Beijing Olympic silver medalist's new role in the WWE when he is pushing 30 could put him in a quandary because of his age.
The sports ministry inquiry committee, which was probing long-distance runner OP Jaisha's complaint of not being provided water during the Rio Olympics marathon event, has blamed her coach Nikolai Snesarev for the fiasco.
Market showed some signs of restraint as the Sensex ended up in the red on Friday after RIL earnings failed to move investors and on heightened prospects of a US rate hike amid mixed Asian cues. However, for the week, the Sensex and the Nifty recorded gains by rising 403.58 points
Lately, cinema hall owners seem to be in a fix over issues beyond their jurisdiction, thanks to the ban on Pakistani artists. And another addition to the list that is confusing them is whether to play the national anthem before screening of films.