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Bill on death to child rapists gets nod

The bill stipulates stringent punishment for perpetrators of rape, particularly of girls below 12 years.

31 Jul 2018 1:36 AM

Temple ‘purified’ after MLA offers prayers

After the BJP MLA entered the temple and the word spread, the devotees “purified” the entire temple with “gangajal”.

31 Jul 2018 1:21 AM

Bihar rapes: CBI to send forensic and medic team

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar recently directed the state officials to hand over the case to the CBI.

31 Jul 2018 1:10 AM

Congress asks PM Modi to respond to its questions

He was referring to Mr Modi’s assertions that he is not a ‘bhagidar’ in any defence deal but in the pain of the poor.

31 Jul 2018 1:06 AM

Maneka Gandhi apologises for ‘other ones’ quip

Says she was embarrassed by her own lack of knowledge.

31 Jul 2018 1:03 AM


PM Modi congratulates Imran Khan, speaks on democracy

Khan is nevertheless expected to take over as Prime Minister soon, ahead of the Islamic nation’s Independence Day that falls on August 14.

31 Jul 2018 12:58 AM

Jio Institute was only issued LoI: Prakash Javadekar

Mr Javadekar told the Lok Sabha that out of the 40 private sector applications, 11 were in the greenfield sector.

31 Jul 2018 12:55 AM

Draft NRC is impartial, no need to panic, says Rajnath

Says those whose names absent shouldn’t panic.

31 Jul 2018 12:52 AM

Supreme Court questions female genital mutilations

FMG or “khatna” is a practice prevalent among the Dawoodi Bohra religious community of Shia sect.

31 Jul 2018 12:51 AM

NRC settled eligibility for citizenship

The cut-off date to be eligible for Indian citizenship is March 24, 1971, as per the Assam Accord signed in 1985.

31 Jul 2018 12:49 AM


For Congress, the more the merrier against Modi

In right earnest, Mamata is set to visit the national capital this week when she is expected to have talks with leaders of all like minded parties.

31 Jul 2018 12:45 AM

Striving for autonomy and independence of the elderly: A human rights viewpoint

In turn, independence is the ability to perform actions of daily living and participate in society in accordance with one’s will.

31 Jul 2018 12:36 AM

Rape victims stripped naked, hit with rods

Earlier, the police had said that girls used to refer Brajesh Thakur, the administrator of the NGO as “head sir”.

31 Jul 2018 12:31 AM

AICC leader offered security after ‘attack’

Mr Babaria was reportedly heckled by some Congress workers when he announced in a meeting .

31 Jul 2018 12:29 AM

Body of Hindu saints will focus on conversions now

BJP president Amit Shah had met saints and seers in Allahabad last week and held meetings with them on various issues.

31 Jul 2018 12:24 AM


Face trial in BSNL case: Supreme Court to Maran

Court dismisses appeals by Dayanidhi against HC order.

31 Jul 2018 12:20 AM

Lt. Col. accuses his unit of indulging in fake encounters

HC asks Army to reply before August 1.

31 Jul 2018 12:17 AM

Chhattisgarh govt to hand out 50 lakh cellphones

The smartphones being distributed have apps which disseminates various programmes of the state govt.

31 Jul 2018 12:09 AM

Vasundhara Raje seeks divine help for prosperity

Four years ago, it would have been justified as the state was staring at severe drought with 72 per cent less than average rain that year.

31 Jul 2018 12:08 AM