Tag: Portugal

29 killed in bus accident on Portuguese island

29 killed in bus accident on Portuguese island

Lisbon: At least 29 people have died after a bus carrying German tourists plunged off a road and overturned on the Portuguese island of Madeira. Another 27 were injured in the accident near the town of Canico. The accident happened on Wednesday evening when the driver lost control of the[Read More…]

Bombay High Court rejects Abu Salem's plea for parole to get married

Bombay HC rejects Abu Salem’s plea for parole to get married

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday rejected jailed gangster Abu Salem’s plea for a 45-day parole to get married to his Thane-based girlfriend. A division bench comprising Acting Chief Justice V.K. Tahilramani and Justice M.S. Sonak declined the request on the ground that under the prison rules, those convicted[Read More…]

India, Portugal ink six agreements; defence, terrorism included

India and Portugal on Saturday signed six agreements – including one on defence cooperation – after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held bilateral talks with Portugal’s Prime Minister Antonio Costa. At a joint press conference, PM Modi said the MoU on defence cooperation will help both nations harness their “respective strengths[Read More…]

Abortion: Whose choice is it anyway?

Ours is a young nation. Yes, our history goes back to the dawn of time but the story of the new generation is still being written. Our forefathers understood the importance of the opportunity that should be given to everyone without any discrimination to determine for themselves how they want[Read More…]

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