Archive for February, 2018

A gang on Thursday beat an eight-year-old boy from the dalit community to death and sexually assaulted his mother and sister, who are now in a critical condition, near¬†Arakandanallur¬†in¬†Villupuramdistrict. It is suspected that the assault maybe the fallout of a rivalry with people belonging to non-dalit communities from the same area. This is the third […]


  An investigation into the incident is under way, the police said, adding, according to their initial assessment, there was “serious negligence” on part of the hatchery management in ensuring adequate safety measures at the site. At least seven workers of a private hatchery died of asphyxiation inside a drain in Chittoor district of Andhra […]