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Minor raped in Bangalore, parents demand answers from authorities

Agitated parents break open some gates of school in Bangalore, whose student was raped by two men inside school. Photo: Twitter

A six-year-old girl student was allegedly raped by "unknown persons" at a prominent school here, leading to angry protests by parents who besieged the institution.

Pakistan violates ceasefire; one BSF jawan killed, 7 injured

BSF troops, guarding the borderline took positions and effectively retaliated to the firing. Photo: PTI

In a major ceasefire violation, Pakistani Rangers on Wednesday opened heavy fire at Indian border outposts along the International Border in Jammu district, killing one jawan and leaving seven other B

Treat rape-accused minors as adults: Maneka Gandhi

Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi. Photo: PTI

Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi favoured treating juveniles accused of heinous crimes like rape on par with adult offenders.

Mumbai court sentences Pallavi Purkayastha's murderer to life imprisonment

The accused killed Pallavi on August 9, 2012 when she resisted his advances

The murderer of the lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha was sentenced to life on Monday. The accused killed Pallavi on August 9, 2012 when she resisted his advances.

Optical showroom owner rapes employee on first day of work, arrested

Picture used for representational purpose. Photo: PTI

A 30-year-old woman alleged she was raped by her employer after she was drugged on the first day of her new job at an optical showroom in west Delhi’s Paschim Vihar, according to media reports.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah's sister asked to pay water bill 47 years after her death

Pakistani authorities have sent a water bill amounting Rs 263,774 to Fatima Jinnah, the sister of the country's founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah, 47 years after her death.

Pallavi Purkayastha murder: Security guard found guilty by Mumbai court

Pallavi Purkayastha was murdered by security guard Sajjad Mughal.

A local court on Monday convicted security guard Sajjad Ahmed Mughal in connection with the murder of 25-year-old city-based lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha in her flat at suburban Wadala here in 2012.

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Two witnesses identify actor in court

File photo of Salman Khan. Photo: Twitter

Bollywood actor Salman Khan might be basking in success with appreciation for his upcoming film ‘Kick’ but legal troubles are back to haunt him.

'Look forward to working with you', Narendra Modi replies to Nawaz Sharif's Letter

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and India Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif, saying he looked forward to charting a "new course" in the bilateral relations in an atmosphere "free from confrontat

Narendra Modi's 'new security team' behind Karachi airport attack: Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed, leader of Pakistani religious party Jamaatud Dawa, waves to his supporters celebrating the 16th anniversary of the

Saeed called on Pakistani government to 'show some spine', end relations with India

Much as I am tempted to see the fuss over Ved Pratap Vaidik’s posturing as a warning against busybodies and meddlers, wholesale condemnation of what is known as Track Two diplomacy might be unfair.

There is considerable speculation about when the Planning Commission will be reconstituted and who will occupy the largest room in Yojana Bhavan.