The biggest stories of January 31, 2014
Jan 31, 2014
Jan 31, 2014
World | Agence-France Presse | Friday February 28, 2014
Uganda accused the World Bank of blackmail on Friday after the lender stalled a $90 million loan over the east African nation's adoption of a draconian anti-gay law.
Cities | Ketki Angre | Saturday February 1, 2014
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday derided the companies that supply power to Delhi for "blackmail" after one of them warned of all-day electricity outages starting today in Central and East Delhi.
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Saturday February 1, 2014
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India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 13, 2013
Two Indian men have been charged for allegedly using a chat application on their phone to blackmail, abduct and rape an Australian woman.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 12, 2013
North Korea on Saturday issued a fresh warning of an "all-out war", urging the United States to stop military drills and what it described as "nuclear blackmail".
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 12, 2013
A 19-year-old Delhi University student was allegedly raped and blackmailed by her friend in Hauz Khas area of South Delhi, police said on Wednesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 10, 2013
Three people have been booked for allegedly raping a teenager in Jaipur and blackmailing her with a video clip which they shot while committing the crime.
Cities | Uma Sudhir | Wednesday August 28, 2013
The 2010 assault was allegedly videographed by the two men, who used it to blackmail the woman.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 6, 2013
A 15-year-old girl from Delhi was allegedly gang-raped and filmed by two men in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 8, 2013
A 19-year-old girl has filed a complaint against her husband alleging that he forced her to marry him over an indecent video he had made when she was a minor, police said on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday February 23, 2013
The Vatican on Saturday condemned Italian media reports of intrigue, corruption and blackmail among senior prelates, saying these were meant to pressure cardinals ahead of their vote to elect Pope Benedict XVI's successor.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Tuesday February 19, 2013
Riled over playing second fiddle, a businessman from Kandivli allegedly harassed, blackmailed and taunted a former girlfriend, who was a winner in a reality television show, for breaking up with him and marrying someone else.
India | Agence France Presse | Friday January 25, 2013
France's minister for industrial recovery has accused ArcelorMittal chief Lakshmi Mittal of "blackmail" and "lies", after the giant steelmaker said it would close six facilities in neighbouring Belgium.
Friday January 25, 2013
Blaming weak demand for cars, ArcelorMittal said it would close six cold-processing facilities in the Liege region of eastern Belgium, eliminating 1,300 jobs.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 27, 2012
In yet another case of rape being filmed to blackmail the victim, a 16-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by a driver in Delhi while his friend recorded the crime on a mobile phone and circulated the MMS.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday September 26, 2012
Reacting sharply to BJP chief Nitin Gadkari's allegation that the Congress uses the judiciary to "blackmail" the opposition, Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid said on NDTV that there has never been any doubt about the independence of the courts in I...
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 14, 2012
Several websites and microblog accounts have been closed in China for being involved in fraud and blackmail.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 21, 2012
In a delicate balancing act, India today renewed its pitch for universal nuclear disarmament, but underlined that until the world arrived at "this happy state" it will continue to maintain atomic weapons as they have helped deter others from attempti...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 14, 2012
Wary of the fact that Team Anna's decision to enter politics may cut into its vote bank, BJP mouthpiece Kamal Sandesh on Monday ridiculed the move, saying by this act the civil society activists have "cheated" the people and engaged in "emotional bl...
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 11, 2012
Shatrughan Sinha will continue to stay in the hospital as he still tends to get breathless.