n18
NEWS|Current Affairs 
   |
Picture used for representative purpose only. Photo: Getty Images

A woman has registered a complaint of harassment against her husband after he allegedly cut off her braid because she did not cover her head, police said here today.

Rukshana, a resident of Prem Nagar in Loni yesterday went to the roof of her home for some work without covering her head with a dupatta after which her husband cut off her braid, police said.

She claimed that her husband also threw her out of the home, they said. Rukshana has alleged that she was being harassed at her husband's home over small issues since her marriage to Israr three years back, they said.

Israr was detained for questioning and action would be taken after proper investigation, they said.

Tag : #Harrasment #Husband #woman #Braid

Ukraine fights "foreign mercenaries" in its east, says president

from firstpost

Ukraine fights "foreign mercenaries" in its east, says president

KIEV/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday his country was not fighting a civil war in its east but was fighting "foreign mercenaries", hailing so...


Russia criticises EU sanctions, raps U.S. over Ukraine role

from firstpost

Russia criticises EU sanctions, raps U.S. over Ukraine role

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia reacted angrily on Saturday to additional sanctions imposed by the European Union over Moscow's role in the Ukraine crisis, saying they would hamper cooperation on security i...

US disappointed over India's stand on TFA

from firstpost

US disappointed over India's stand on TFA

Washington: Without directly naming India, the US today expressed deep disappointment over the stand taken by the Narendra Modi government that it will not ratify the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA...

Bangalore cops issue new guidelines to schools on students' security

from firstpost

Bangalore cops issue new guidelines to schools on students' security

Following the heinous rape of a six-year-old girl by a staff member at a Bangalore school recently, the police has issued fresh guidelines to schools in the Karnataka capital to ensure security of the...

Encephalitis toll touches 109 in West Bengal

from firstpost

Encephalitis toll touches 109 in West Bengal

Kolkata: The toll due to encephalitis in north Bengal rose to 109 today after two fresh deaths were reported from Darjeeling district since Friday, a government official said today. "Both the dea...

SGPC row: Centre's directive must be obeyed, says new Haryana governor

from firstpost

SGPC row: Centre's directive must be obeyed, says new Haryana governor

New Delhi: As controversy raged over Haryana's move to create a separate Gurdwara Management Committee, Governor-designate Kaptan Singh Solanki today said the Centre's directive against it "must ...

Situation on LAC peaceful: Northern Army chief

from firstpost

Situation on LAC peaceful: Northern Army chief

Drass, Jammu & Kashmir: Against the backdrop of repeated incursions by China into Indian territory, a top Army commander today said the situation on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) was "abso...