Leader of opposition in the Bihar Legislative Assembly and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Sunday alleged that the Nitish Kumar government is "protecting" the perpetrators of a couple of high-profile murders that took place in the state this week.
Ecuadorian Olympic sprinter Alex Quinonez has been shot dead in the port city of Guayaquil, report news agencies.
A 25-year-old Muslim youth, Arbaz, was brutally murdered by a Hindutva group Ram Sena in Belagavi of Karnataka for allegedly having an interfaith love affair with a Hindu girl.
A prominent transgender activist Sumana Dhar has been shot dead by bike-borne youths near her home in Sabitri Pally in Nimta, about 16km north from the heart of Calcutta on Sunday evening.
A Special Investigation Team (SIT) has been formed to probe the death of additional sessions and district judge Uttam Anand in Dhanbad, after CCTV footage showed that a vehicle 'deliberately hit' him near the Magistrate Colony in Dhanbad while he was on his morning jog.
In a heart-wrenching incident, the bodies of three boys, who were missing since Tuesday evening after they went to take bath in the rever, were found in Kiccha river in Baheri locality of Bareilly district in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday with injury marks on bodies.