The IAF’s Anjali Gupta is the first lady officer to be dismissed by court martial. Her counter-charges didn’t stick, she’s now to approach the HC.
Crips gang co-founder and convicted killer Stanley T. Williams is executed. California guv Arnold Schwarzenegger rejected the reformed con’s mercy plea.
Indian Naveen Joshi and 2 Britons get suspended sentences after being caught with illegal arms in Afghanistan. They were accused of gun-running.
Jamaat women protest the installing of condom vends in Chennai—an aids Day effort—as a corrupting presence.
Bhutan’s Penjor Gyeltshen is the 2nd foreigner to win the ima Sword of Honour for best cadet.