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Politics

BJP leader Jaya Prada

Stung by Azam Khan’s jibe, Jaya Prada slams Akhilesh Yadav for inaction

Ms Prada, who is taking on Mr Khan in this constituency after switching to the BJP just ahead of the polls.

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur

Pragya Singh Thakur sets campaign tone, shares tales of police torture

They used to beat me with the belt and ‘lathi’ for hours together without even asking me a single question.

BSP president Mayawati waves at party supporters during an election rally ahead of Lok Sabha polls in Gopalganj on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)

Mayawati terms EC anti-dalit

Attacking the Congress, she described the proposed minimum income scheme ‘NYAY’ as ‘jumla’.

Sam Pitroda, a confidant of Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on Thursday said that he is not satisfied with the use of Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections. (Photo: File)

2019 Lok Sabha polls: Sam Pitroda expresses dissatisfaction with EVM

Pitroda also criticised the NDA government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

'I will highlight the attack on religion and Rashtradharm (national duty) by Congress,' Sadhvi said. (Photo: File)

Sadhvi Pragya to file nomination from Bhopal on April 23, will bank on Hindutva

Malegaon blast accused and BJP candidate Sadhvi Pragya Thakur said that her main focus will be on nationalism and Hindutva to win LS seat.

Crime

According to the victim's family, the girl was playing outside her house when two boys, belonging to the same village, convinced her to go with them near a brick kiln and allegedly raped her. (Representational Image)

UP's 4-yr-old girl raped by two minor boys, both nabbed

The accused left the child bleeding and fled the spot.

The accused have been identified as Lokesh (21), Om (25) and Hrishikesh (25) and arrested. (Representational Image)

Three arrested for raping Haryana-based dancer in Delhi

The incident took place five days ago when the 20-year-old woman had come to Khajuri Khas in north-east Delhi for a show.

The accused had allegedly smashed the minor's head on the almirah and dragged him on the floor. (Representational Image)

7-year-old dies after assault by mother's live-in partner in Kerela

A seven-year-old boy who was allegedly assaulted by his mother's live-in partner succumbed to his injuries on Saturday.

The police suspected that the woman was sexually assaulted. (Representational Image)

50-yr-old mentally ill woman raped in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar

The woman was found lying in a semi-nude state at a park in Lajpat Nagar and was later rushed to the Safdarjung Hospital, they said.

All India

The top court said it would consider a criminal contempt petition filed against the Opposition leader. (Representational Image)

State poll body bans Rahul's 'chowkidar chor hai' campaign in MP

The saffron party said Gandhi had levelled false allegations against PM Modi on the Rafale deal.

Earlier on April 8, body of a 42-year-old man was found hanging at the booth office of the BJP in Siliguri district of the state. (Image: File)

West Bengal: BJP Yuva Morcha member found hanging from tree

Police have started an investigation to ascertain the cause of death.

In a brief statement, Jet Airways’ lenders said “the best way forward for the survival of Jet Airways is to get the binding bids from potential investors”.

DGCA asks Jet Airways to file a ‘credible’ revival plan

The DGCA would also be asking the company for a concrete and credible revival plan to restart suspended operations.

ndo-Tibetan Border Police constable Maan Singh suffered minor injuries from the splinters of the improvised explosive device (IED) that took place at the Koracha-Manpur axis of the district at about 11 AM. (Photo: PTI/Representational)

LS polls: Naxals trigger IED blast; ITBP jawan injured in Chhattisgarh

Polling in the Manpur-Mohla Assembly segment of Rajnandgaon Lok Sabha constituency is being held from 7 am to 3 pm.

Hardening its stand against Pakistan, the Indian government on Thursday indefinitely suspended cross-LoC trade at two points along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir effective Friday, after reports that it was being “isused” by elements from across the border to smuggle weapons, narcotics and fake currency.

India halts all trade across LoC with Pakistan

MHA sources said the trade would remain suspended till further notice and the situation was being monitored very closely.