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Law school offers course in sexual harassment prevention at workplace

Kolkata , Nov 21

The National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) here has introduced an online course in sexual harassment prevention and workplace diversity, it said Friday.

Japanese 'Black Widow' received $8.47 mn from dead partners

Tokyo , Nov 21

A 67-year-old Japanese woman is suspected of having poisoned her husband and possibly six other partners, from whom she inherited around $8.47 million, investigation sources said Friday.

Five terrorists arrested in Kabul

Kabul , Nov 21

Five terrorists have been detained in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, a media report said Friday.

Mangalyaan among Time magazine's 25 best innovations of 2014

New York , Nov 21

India's Mars mission Mangalyaan, developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), has been listed among 25 best innovations of 2014 by Time magazine.

Moderate intensity tremor jolts Kashmir

Srinagar , Nov 21

A moderate intensity tremor was felt in Jammu and Kashmir Friday afternoon although no casualty has been reported so far.

Saradha scam: Trinamool MP Srinjoy Bose arrested

Kolkata , Nov 21

The CBI Friday arrested Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha member Srinjoy Bose in connection with the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam.

45 killed in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

Lagos , Nov 21

Members of the armed terrorist group Boko Haram have killed at least 45 people in a village near Mafa city in the northern Nigerian state of Borno, media reported citing municipal sources and witnesses.

Saradha scam: Trinamool MP Srinjoy Bose held

Kolkata , Nov 21

The CBI Friday arrested Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha member Srinjoy Bose in connection with the multi-crore rupee Saradha scam.

IS executes six Syrians

Beirut , Nov 21

The Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group has executed six Syrians in the northern province of al-Raqaa after charging them with belonging to rebel factions, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) announced Friday.

Four nabbed, jailed for murders of Miss Honduras, sister

Tegucigalpa (Honduras) , Nov 21

Four people involved in the murder of Miss Honduras World Maria Jose Alvarado and her sister Sofia Trinidad, whose bodies were buried Thursday, have been sent to prison by a court order, a judicial source said.