Rawalpindi, Pakistan / Hunza, Gilgit Baltistan,: - Massive protests are taking place in parts of Pakistan occupied Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan as Islamabad continues to ill-treat political prisoners with impunity. Baba Jan, a leading political activist from Gilgit Baltistan, who has been languishing in prison for more than eight years due to trumped-up charges, has been denied adequate healthcare despite his deteriorating health. Protesters, comprising his followers, friends and relatives in Hunza valley in Gilgit Baltistan demanded his immediate release and transfer to a better medical facility.
Relatives of young victims of violence in Rio de Janeiro protest on Copacabana beach as they demand indemnities from their local government.
Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Thursday tied the nuptial knot with fiancé Nupur Nagar in his home town Meerut in the presence of close friends and relatives.
Kavita Devi after a decent outing at the Mae Young Classic few months back has taken the next step in World Wrestling Entertainment by signing a WWE development contract. The Indian wrestler not just changed the perspective of how society looks at women in sports, but also changed the perspective of her family and relatives.
It was a long awaited homecoming for Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, after getting acquitted from the charges of their daughter Aarushi Talwarâ€™s murder. They reached their Noida residence after being released from Dasna jail where relatives welcomed the dentist couple an evening before starting of the 5 day festival with Dhanteras.
Although Rajesh and Nupur Talwar have been acquitted for the murder of their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, there is still some documentation that needs to be done before they are released from Dasna Jail.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), 08 Sep (ANI):Aditya Vardhan a 13-year-old boy fell victim to the dreadful â€˜Blue Whaleâ€™ game, which forces its players to end their life. The deceased, a resident of Lucknowâ€™s Indira Nagar, allegedly hanged himself in his room.The victimâ€™s relatives are blaming the â€˜Blue Whale Gameâ€™ for the death.
Kathmandu (Nepal), Aug 09 (ANI): The Gai Jatra or cow festival remembers those who have recently passed away and it involves children dressing up and marching in a procession. The children are also fed milk and given money as part of the festival. On the occasion, thousands of Nepali walked in procession through the Kathmandu valley to commemorate the dead. Relatives of the ones who died in 2015 devastating earthquake also joined the procession. The ancient tradition, which is still practised in present time, is believed to have started about 1000 years ago. These are traditionally led by a cow or by young men dressed in white with headgear depicting a cow. This festival is also marked with the mockery on the wrong doings of the politics and other concerned groups through the means of drama, music and other means of performance. This annual festival of commemorating the dead ones falls on the first day of the waning moon on Bhadra Shukla Pratipada and is mostly observed by Newari and Tharu communities of Nepal.
Close family members of the Cumhuriyet journalists - reporters who were detained last year and a dozen of whom have now spent more than eight months in jail - discuss the defendants' conditions and how difficult the past few months have been, on the third day of trial.
Rayagada (Odisha), July 12, (ANI): In yet another case of apathy, relatives of a pregnant woman carried her on their shoulders due to unavailability of ambulance across the Nagabali river exposing the deteriorated health services in Odisha's Rayagada district. The relatives were left with no other option and they carried the woman on their shoulders with a stretcher for two km. Later, they found a mobile health vehicle of Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram in which the woman was taken to Kalyansinghpur community health centre (CHC) where she delivered a baby girl in the evening. Condition of the woman and her baby is stated to be stable.
The Central Bureau of Investigation carried out searches at the residence of former Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav and his relatives over corruption charges of irregularities in allotment of a tender for maintenance of IRCTC hotels in Ranchi and Puri in 2006. Searches were conducted at more than 12 locations in Delhi, Gurugram, Ranchi, and Puri.
It seems road accidents have become an everyday affair in Uttar Pradesh but what is more painful is that administration fails to provide even basic necessities on time to sufferers. In a yet another fatal road accident, 10 people including nine members of the same family died when their car first bumped into a small bridge then straight away fell into Fatehpur Sikri Canal in Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh. Deceased family was on its way to offer prayers at Rajasthanâ€™s famous â€˜Balaji Templeâ€™. As per the sources, it took more than 3 hours for district administration to provide ambulance at the accident site. Deteriorated condition of small bridge seems to be the main cause of this terminal accident.
In a tragic incident, 9 relatives and driver died on the spot when their car first bumped into a small bridge then straight away fell into Fatehpur Sikri Canal in Mathura district of Uttar Pradesh. Deceased family was on its way to offer prayers at Rajasthanâ€™s famous Mehendipur â€˜Balaji Templeâ€™.
Chhatarpur (MP), May 11 (ANI): A doctor in Madhya Pradeshâ€™s Chhatarpur was brutally thrashed by the locals and relatives of a pregnant woman who died due to alleged negligence of the doctor. Expressing their anger, the locals vandalised the hospital property and clashed with the police officials who had come to control the situation. Giving details, a police official said several policemen and hospital staff have been injured in the mishap. A case has been registered in this regard and the injured were taken to another hospital for treatment.
Etah (U.P.), Mar 29 (ANI): Infuriated by a pregnant ladyâ€™s death in district hospital in Uttar Pradeshâ€™s Etah, the relatives vandalised the hospital. The family members of the deceased alleged negligence on part of the hospital authorities.