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India, All india, 21 Apr 2018

Death sentence for rapists of children below 12; 60-day deadline for probe

A six-month time limit for the disposal of appeals in rape cases has also been prescribed.

21 Apr 2018 8:48 PM

J&K govt to bring in separate law providing death sentence to child rapists

The Indian Penal Code (IPC) is not application in J&K under Article 370 of the Constitution of India.

21 Apr 2018 8:27 PM

No bilateral meets between foreign, defence ministers of India, Pak at SCO

Relations between India and Pakistan turned frosty after the Pathankot terror attack in January, 2016 and the Uri attack.

21 Apr 2018 8:19 PM

Modi a cheat, traitor: TDP MLA warns of war; BJP files complaint

The TDP had recently walked out of the BJP-led NDA after the Centre rejected its demand for special status for AP.

21 Apr 2018 8:08 PM

Not going anywhere, here to stay: Shatrughan Sinha isn't joining RJD?

The speculations were triggered after Sinha on Friday described jailed RJD supremo Lalu Prasad as his 'best friend'.

21 Apr 2018 8:01 PM


PNB moves Hong Kong HC against Nirav Modi, will approach courts in other nations

The MEA, had claimed to have traced him in Hong Kong and requested for provisional arrest of Nirav Modi.

21 Apr 2018 5:52 PM

Rajasthan: Pharma company tests medicines on humans instead of animals

It is reported that the company lured the labourers for money and offered them Rs 500 per day for serving people.

21 Apr 2018 5:48 PM

Cabinet passes Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance 2018

A fugitive economic offender is one who has left the country to avoid facing prosecution, or refuses to return to face prosecution.

21 Apr 2018 5:35 PM

Mauni Baba Modi: Sena's stinging column slams PM for 'talking' abroad

'Is it right for the PM to speak on an issue like rape on foreign land? Why speak about the insulting incidents abroad?' the Sena asked.

21 Apr 2018 5:22 PM

Fire breaks out at Amit Shah's UP meet in Rae Bareli

Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath were present on the dais at the time of the incident.

21 Apr 2018 5:05 PM


CRPF officer dead in gunbattle with maoists in Sukma district

Security forces have launched a combing operation in the area, located around 500 km away from the state capital Raipur, a senior cop said.

21 Apr 2018 4:23 PM

Abu Salem's parole plea for marriage rejected, wanted to tie the knot in May

Salem is currently lodged in Taloja jail for his role in the serial blasts that had killed 257 and injured 713 people.

21 Apr 2018 4:09 PM

Cabinet okays death penalty for rapists of children below 12

Cabinet approved ordinance to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children up to 12 years of age.

21 Apr 2018 2:19 PM

Another bid to amend rape laws: Why and what next?

The amendment bill will have to wait for Monsoon session, which will be convened sometime in July.

21 Apr 2018 1:54 PM

11-yr-old denied treatment, dies after failing to bribe govt doctor with Rs 5,000

Yadav alleged since he did not have the money, he was asked to take the patient to some other hospital.

21 Apr 2018 10:19 AM


Amid nationwide uproar, cabinet to bring in death penalty for child rape

Rape in Kathua and Unnao have provoked unmatched displays of public anger since 2012 gangrape murder of Delhi woman.

21 Apr 2018 9:23 AM

Gurgaon: Pregnant woman asked to wait for treatment, loses foetus in washroom

Hospital authorities accepted their mistake and admitted the victim to the hospital.

21 Apr 2018 9:01 AM

Jaitley accuses Cong of filing ‘revenge petition’

An attempt to send a message to other judges that if you don't agree with us, fifty MPs are enough for a revenge action: Arun Jaitley

21 Apr 2018 2:02 AM

Rape-tainted leaders push BJP on back foot

The CBI, meanwhile, has arrested a woman, identified as Shashi Singh, the woman who allegedly took the victim to Sengar on the day of the crime.

21 Apr 2018 1:57 AM

Rape charges and murky politics: A sense of deja vu prevails

Chitra complained she used to be a disciple of Swami Chinmayanand at his ashram between 2000 and 2011. It is during this time that he raped her.

21 Apr 2018 1:52 AM