India, Chile bound by extradition treaty, says SC

New Delhi , April 28

The Supreme Court on Thursday said that there was a binding extradition treaty between India and Chile as it dismissed a plea by French national Marie-Emmanue Vehroeven challenging the proceedings for her extradition to the south American country.

HT, Business Today scribes share Aster media awards

New Delhi , April 28

Manoj Sharma of Hindustan times and Sarika Malhotra of Business Today on Thursday won the inaugural Aster Media Awards India for their news reports that had a significant impact in shaping public awareness and driving action on social issues.

Gunfight breaks out in Kashmir's Kupwara

Srinagar , April 28

A gunfight started on Thursday evening between the security forces and guerrillas in a village in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said.

Hardik Patel's aides get bail

Gandhinagar , April 28

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday granted permanent bail to three close aides of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convenor Hardik Patel in a sedition case.

Submit proposal to curb delay in economic crime probes: HC to police

New Delhi , April 28

The Delhi High Court on Thursday, taking note of the huge pendency of cases relating to economic offence wing (EOW) of Delhi Police, directed Special Commissioner of Police Amulya Patnaik to submit a proposal to curb delays in completion of investigation in the cases.

Four 'would-be IS jihadists' arrested in Italy

New Delhi

Milan (Italy), 28 April (IANS/AKI) Police arrested four people in northern Italy on Thursday on charges of seeking to join the IS including one who received orders to stage attacks in Italy, authorities said.

TV debate turns violent; Kerala minister, Left candidate injured

Kollam (Kerala) , April 28

Kerala's Labour Minister Shibhu Baby John and his opponent candidate from the Left Front N. Vijayan Pillai were injured on Thursday while taking part in an election debate organised by a TV channel when a group of people turned violent and pelted stones at them.

Nine injured in Assam blast

Guwahati , April 28

At least nine people were injured when suspected militants triggered a blast in eastern Assam's Tinsukia town on Thursday evening, police said.