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ISIS module case: Delhi court extends custody of 2 accused

A Delhi court Saturday extended the NIA custody of two people arrested on suspicion of being members of an ISIS-inspired group and for planning terror attacks across the country.

Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Dharmender Singh sent Mufti Mohammed Suhail alias Hazrath (29) and Saqib Iftekar (26) to judicial custody till January 22.Advocate Mohammed Noorullah, appearing for both the accused, had opposed the NIA's request for sending them to police custody for further interrogation. The accused, along with seven others, were arrested for allegedly planning suicide attacks and serial blasts, targeting politicians and also government installations in Delhi and other parts of north India.  

Fire in Greater Noida factory, no casualties

A major fire ripped through a private factory in Greater Noida Tuesday afternoon, relief and rescue efforts were underway, officials said. They s...

Vijay Mallya accuses banks for double standards

New Delhi: The fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Tuesday had a dig at public sector banks for playing  'double standards' under the present d...

Hyderabad: Minor girl allegedly raped by stepfather

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her stepfather on several occasions in Hyderabad, police said."We received a complaint on March 25 from a 14...

CBSE directs school principals to act as pedagogical leaders

With an aim to redefine their role, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has directed school principals to act as "pedagogical leaders". Be...