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Raman Singh bats for death to rapists of minors

Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh was in strong favour of giving capital punishment to rapists of girls aged below 12 years of age.

17 Apr 2018 2:19 AM

Fast-track cases of minors’ rape, Rahul Gandhi tells PM Modi

Mr Gandhi pointed out that there were as many as 19,675 cases of rapes of minor children in 2016, terming them as “shameful”.

17 Apr 2018 2:17 AM

Supreme Court refuses to stay release of Nanak Shah Fakir

The CJI told the counsel that the fundamental issue was whether the film portrayed Guru Nanak in a bad manner.

17 Apr 2018 2:12 AM

Supreme Court asks J&K to protect victim’s family, others

Agrees to consider father’s plea to shift rape case trial outside state.

17 Apr 2018 2:10 AM

Sterlite tried to bribe: Union minister

Commenting on the Cauvery imbroglio, the minister again blamed both the Dravidian majors.

17 Apr 2018 2:06 AM


Separatists welcome army chiefs’ peace cry

General Qamar Bajwa further said, "Pakistan remains committed to such a dialogue, but only on the basis of sovereign equality, and dignity.”

17 Apr 2018 2:02 AM

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh denies rift with PPCC president

In reply to a query on the Phagwara clash, the chief minister said the situation was completely under control.

17 Apr 2018 1:55 AM

Chargesheet against Lalu for railway fraud

The RJD has launched fresh rounds of attacks on the BJP after the CBI filed chargesheet against Lalu Yadav and others.

17 Apr 2018 1:53 AM

16 Modi rallieslikely in Karnataka; BJP 2nd list out

The Congress has fielded G.B. Malathesh against BJP’s chief ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa.

17 Apr 2018 1:48 AM

Army jawan from J&K joins Hizbul

The Army maintained that Mir is “missing” and it had no confirmation about his joining the terror outfit.

17 Apr 2018 1:45 AM


Pakistan trying to incite Sikhs: India

A terrorist secessionist movement aimed at the formation of an independent “Khalistan” had rocked Punjab in the 1980s and early 1990s.

17 Apr 2018 1:39 AM

Mecca Masjid bomb blast: No clinching evidence, all 5 accused walk free

Nine persons were killed and 58 injured when an improvised explosive device (IED) rocked the historic Mecca Masjid on May 18, 2007.

17 Apr 2018 1:32 AM

Kathua accused plead not guilty, want narco analysis

As the trial began inside the court, main accused Sanji Ram’s daughter Madhu Sharma protested outside, demanding a CBI probe.

17 Apr 2018 1:21 AM

BJP on defensive after MP minister remark

The minister justified his apprehensions that reservation policy may push the country towards backwardness.

17 Apr 2018 12:48 AM

Four elephants mowed down by speeding goods train in Odisha

On being informed, forest officials rushed to the spot and removed the carcasses from the track using JCBs.

17 Apr 2018 12:48 AM


Shivraj Patil takes a jibe at Shinde over ‘saffron terror’ remark

The BJP attacked the Congress for using the words “saffron terror”.

17 Apr 2018 12:47 AM

Verdict major blow to fight against terror, says Muslims

Khan alleged that the NIA had diluted its investigations at the instance of the BJP government.

17 Apr 2018 12:47 AM

BJP slams Congress after Mecca verdict

Saffron party targets Cong for ‘appeasement politics’ & attempt to ‘defame Hindus’.

17 Apr 2018 12:47 AM