All the five people were crushed beyond recognition after the loaded truck weighing about 46 tonne overturned and fell on the Maruti Swift Car while negotiating the sharp turn. According to the records, the overloaded speeding trucks causes hundreds of accidents on national highways in India killing several thousands of people annually, but still, there is no provision had been made in the law to take care of the culprits.
The cases of lynching by the mob is on rising in our country. The recent case of 15-year-old Muslim boy Junaid, who was lynched in the Mathura bound train is still fresh, and another case of lynching has come up in the media. The video clip of 42-year-old Otera Bibi from Bengal, being tortured and lynched to death is going viral on the social media. According to the sources, this mentally challenged woman was lynched on suspicions of child trafficking at Sekendra village in West Bengal’s Murshidabad district on Tuesday. This is the most recent in a string of mob lynchings witnessed across the country over the last few months.
The great Indian festival is over, Prime Minister Modi and his party BJP has emerged as the winners' hands down, for the second time arguably because of weak opposition more than promises fulfilled. But what does this big win mean for India?
There are several cases that took place in Goa recently wherein many Goans have lost hundreds to thousands of rupees in the online scam and still, there is no breakthrough by the police or crime branch and the reason lack of expertise and laid back nature. Here is the true story that took place in Mumbai.
It is a lesser known fact that David Dhawan started his journey as a filmmaker with editing and the latter is a craft he enjoys more than any other. That his actual name is Rajinder and ‘David’ was a name fondly given to him by a Jew family in Kolkata, is another trivia. The In-Conversation session titled, ‘Dha-One’, featuring David Dhawan and his superstar son Varun Dhawan was full of such lesser-known facts surrounding the Dhawan family, a candid recollection of David and Varun’s journey in films and the changes in the film industry from the duo’s point of view. The massive DMK auditorium at Kala Academy failed to contain the huge swarm of Varun Dhawan’s fans who did not stop cheering, whistling and expressing their love for the young icon.
49th International Film Festival of India dedicated a day for Jharkhand. The scenic state bestowed with rugged hills, dense forests, and mesmerizing waterfalls got a much-needed impetus as a film shooting destination when dignitaries came together to celebrate ‘Jharkhand Day’ today at IFFI.