HEADLINE STORY

HEADLINE STORY

Sheena Bora murder case: Mother gets bail after seven years

  Indian former media executive Indrani Mukerjea walked out of a Mumbai jail on bail Friday (20), nearly seven years after being arrested for allegedly murdering her...

30 anti-Vedanta protesters charged in India

  INDIAN federal police have charged 30 people with rioting and other offences after an environmental protest at Vedanta Ltd’s copper mine in 2018 turned deadly, with...

Rishi Sunak, Akshata Murty make UK rich list debut with £730m wealth together

  BRITAIN’S chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak and his wife Akshata Murty are among the richest people in the UK with their combined fortune...

UK asylum seekers to arrive in Rwanda soon

  THE first batch of asylum seekers sent to Rwanda from the UK under a controversial new deal will likely arrive in the East African...

Patel says ‘meritless’ legal claims saved more than 100 criminals from deportation

  UK home secretary has said that a series of last-minute legal challenges have helped more than 100 killers, rapists and paedophiles to avoid deportation to Jamaica,...

Sunak on inflation: State cannot protect people completely

  BRITISH chancellor Rishi Sunak has insisted that the state “cannot protect people completely” as he warned the next few months “will be tough”after inflation...

India frees convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case

INDIA’S top court on Wednesday (18) ordered the release of a man jailed over the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, more than...

Landslides, floods kill at least 10 in India

  AT LEAST 10 people including a four-year-old child have died in floods and landslides this week after unusually heavy rains pummelled several parts of...

Indian woman disguised herself as a man for 39 years

  A 57-year-old woman in south India disguised herself as a man for 39 years to raise her daughter in peace. S Petchiammal, from Katunayakkanpatti village...

Priti Patel seeks review of London mayor’s police powers

BRITAIN’S home office has commissioned an independent review of the London mayor’s police powers, according to a media report. Sir Tom Winsor, who recently retired...