Days after the intelligentsia, politicians and activists petitioned the US government, alleging injury and neglect to 16-month-old Indrasish in foster care, his family alleged that the foster care authorities are planning an operation on him without proper medical advice.
The New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency are also trying to conduct the operation without approval from his parents, even though the parents are expected to bear the cost of the child's upkeep and medical treatment.
On September 7, the US authorities had taken away Indrasish from parents Debasish and Pamela Saha, alleging negligence after he sustained head injuries at their New Jersey home. The parents said he had fallen from the bed but the US authorities alleged that the baby was suffering from Shaken Baby Syndrome. The matter is since being heard in a US court.
There is no end to the monsoon fury in Uttarakhand with the death toll in floods and landslides touching 40.
A Singapore-bound merchant vessel from Jeddah split into two around 840 nautical miles off the coast in Mumbai causing oil spill even as all the crew members were rescued.
Mumbai Police have named BMC officials and a shop-owner in Altaf Manzil among others in connection with the partial collapse of the four-storeyed building in Mumbai.
Mamata Banerjee questioned "yet another" cabinet reshuffle of the UPA government at the centre.
A software engineer from Bangalore was arrested by Andhra Pradesh police on the charge of sending emails containing obscene photos of his wife.
Eight people died and 15 others were taken ill after they consumed toxic illicit country liquor at Bishnupur in South 24 Parganas district, police said on Monday.
A 19-year-old was stabbed to death by four of his neighbours here over an enmity, police said on Monday.