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DNA tests

US to give Migrants 'Rapid DNA' tests to prove family ties

Officials say some involve adults using unrelated children to enter and remain in the US, and the new tests aim at preventing this.

02 May 2019 5:58 PM

Woman accuses Chhattisgarh Home Minister's nephew of rape

The woman, who claims to be mother of Shamodh Paikra's child, used to study with the Home Minister's nephew in 2014 when they became close.

09 Jul 2018 10:56 AM

US using DNA tests to speedily reunite children with migrant parents

Critics however warn that such data can be used for further monitoring and that young children cannot give consent for such tests.

06 Jul 2018 9:40 AM

Geeta, who returned from Pakistan in 2015, will undergo fresh DNA tests

Geeta was found by Pakistan Rangers onboard the Samjhauta Express in Lahore when she was seven or eight years old.

21 Jun 2018 12:08 PM

DNA test to be conducted to identify culprits in Gaya gangrape case

So far, three people have been arrested in the case, Magadh Range DIG Vinay Kumar said.

18 Jun 2018 8:20 AM


DNA tests of kin of 39 missing Indians normal procedure, says Centre

Both India, Iraq maintain that the 39 Indian nationals are alive and authorities remain committed to continue their search for them.

22 Oct 2017 4:01 PM

Kin of 39 Indians missing in Iraq asked to undergo DNA tests

In 2014, 39 Indian labourers, mostly from Punjab, were reportedly taken hostage by ISIS when it overran Iraq's Mosul.

21 Oct 2017 9:49 PM