Toll in Baghdad church seizure reaches 52-One hundred held by Islamic Militants

Baghdad, Nov 1,
Baghdad, Nov 1, :
At least 52 people were killed and 70 injured after Iraqi forces stormed a Baghdad church where Islamic militants were holding dozens of worshippers hostage, witnesses said Monday.


Dalits denied fellowship dining in Karnataka cultural festival

Alva's Nudisiri, the seventh annual literary and cultural convention organised by Alva's Education Foundation was mired by controversy on Sunday after various Dalit groups charged the organisers with practising casteism and lodged a complaint with the Commissioner of Police.