News Sep 21, 2020 - 13:31

Nine stories where trial by media wreaked havoc on people's lives

From Rohtak sisters to Kafeel Khan case, the media has gotten it wrong in several cases over the years but that has not deterred news organisations from holding more trials.
A collage that shows ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan, Hadiya shefin, DK Ravi IAS and Rohtak sisters

States

Andhra Pradesh Sep 21, 2020 - 15:09

Fraudsters try to dupe Andhra CM Relief Fund of Rs 112 crore

Fraudsters forged details of old cheques released by the Andhra Pradesh CMRF to try and withdraw large sums of money from banks across states.
Fraudsters try to dupe Andhra CM Relief Fund of Rs 112 crore

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How India’s drug laws fail those with substance use disorder
Drugs Sep 20, 2020 - 15:26

How India’s drug laws fail those with substance use disorder

While the NDPS Act provides for rehabilitation of users, stigma and ineffective implementation fail those in need.

Videos

Chennai police retrieve 1193 lost mobile phones, return them to owners
Chennai police retrieve 1193 lost mobile phones, return them to owners
Amateur robber falls asleep during burglary in Andhra, arrested
Amateur robber falls asleep during burglary in Andhra, arrested
Protests demanding KT Jaleel's resignation turn violent in Kerala
Protests demanding KT Jaleel's resignation turn violent in Kerala
Elephant dies after slipping due to slush in Coimbatore
Elephant dies after slipping due to slush in Coimbatore
Flash floods in north Karnataka, roads, fields inundated
Flash floods in north Karnataka, roads, fields inundated
Telangana home guard rescues dog stuck in an overflowing stream
Telangana home guard rescues dog stuck in an overflowing stream
AP’s dramatic heist: Thieves steal Rs 80L worth electronics from moving container
AP’s dramatic heist: Thieves steal Rs 80L worth electronics from moving container
Sudden downpour in Hyderabad inundates roads, submerges vehicles
Sudden downpour in Hyderabad inundates roads, submerges vehicles
Septic waste, snakes: What rains bring inside these houses in Kerala
Septic waste, snakes: What rains bring inside these houses in Kerala
Hyderabad school girl’s paintings to adorn walls of London restaurant
Hyderabad school girl’s paintings to adorn walls of London restaurant

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