7 players suspended over match fixing allegations in #Bangladesh Premier League


ICC has provisionally suspended these players and given them a period of 14 days to plead guilty or innocent. If proven guilty these players may face life ban. Source: Thehindu Image courtesy: TheNation

Insecticide presence in mid-day meal of dead Bihar children confirmed in Autopsies


  The Autopsy reports of 22 children who died this week after eating a school lunch in eastern India (Bihar) confirmed that they were poisoned by insecticide. As of now the possibility of Insecticide presence either in the food or cooking oil could be possible, said a doctor on Thursday. Source: TIME

Man arrested near Seattle campus with dangerous weapons in possession


The Law enforcement is conducting investigating after a Nevada man was caught driving a stolen pickup truck that contained a reserve of dangerous weapons. This man was arrested on Wednesday night near the University of Washington in Seattle and possessed many dangerous weapons such as Molotov cocktails, a stolen scoped rifle, a stolen shotgun, explosiveContinue reading “Man arrested near Seattle campus with dangerous weapons in possession”

Rare 20th Century funeral car “Descanso” from LA on display in California museum


In the early decades of 20th century, if anybody died in a city, one way to travel them towards their final resting place was through public transit. “In L.A. in the early years, the cemeteries were right next to the churches,” says curator of the Pacific Railroad Society, David Housh. “Then those got too crowded,Continue reading “Rare 20th Century funeral car “Descanso” from LA on display in California museum”

Journalists targeted by both authorities and rebels in Syria: Amnesty International


It hasn’t been easy for several journalists reporting on human rights issues from Syria. They have been working in extremely difficult circumstances under the risk of getting killed, arbitrarily arrested, detained, forced disappearances and torture. The said circumstances have been present in Syria from the last two years. The said information has been shared by Amnesty InternationalContinue reading “Journalists targeted by both authorities and rebels in Syria: Amnesty International”

2 year old Kentucky child dead after 5 year old brother shoots her


A Kentucky child was accidentally shot dead by her brother as he played with a gun given to him as a gift, police said in a statement. Caroline Starks, aged 2 years was killed when her 5-year-old sibling fired the .22-caliber rifle at their Burkesville home at 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Even the mother ofContinue reading “2 year old Kentucky child dead after 5 year old brother shoots her”

Body found in river recognized as Brown University student


The Rhode Island medical examiner’s office has recognized the body found in a river as that of the missing Brown University student Sunil Tripathi. It all came to light with the help of forensic dental examination, according to, spokesperson for the Rhode Island Department of Health Dara Chadwick. “At this time, the cause of deathContinue reading “Body found in river recognized as Brown University student”

Seattle shooting, 5 dead including suspect


The calm night sky was filled with gunfire noise at an apartment complex in a city south of Seattle and five people were shot to death. The list of dead also includes a suspect who was shot by arriving officers, police said early Monday. The Police officers reached the crime scene at 9:30 p.m. PDT Continue reading “Seattle shooting, 5 dead including suspect”

Associated Press breaks news of authorities in possession of murder video in Mississippi police HQ


Concerned authorities are learnt to have a video from a police interrogation room. The video features a murder suspect who shot a detective and killed him before killing himself with the detective’s gun. The news came to light after a person with knowledge of the investigation revealed it on Saturday. The supposed suspect is JeremyContinue reading “Associated Press breaks news of authorities in possession of murder video in Mississippi police HQ”

Attacks on goths, emos and punks to be regarded hate crimes by Manchester police


Police in Manchester has said that from now on they will begin considering offences against members of alternative subcultures like they do with attacks based on race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or transgender identity. (Photo Courtesy: Lancashire Police/PA) The Greater Manchester police are the first in Britain to take such step. It said that “goths, emos, punks and metallers” andContinue reading “Attacks on goths, emos and punks to be regarded hate crimes by Manchester police”