Man arrested for raping 11-year-old niece in Madhya Pradesh’s Sidhi district

Man arrested for raping 11-year-old niece in Madhya Pradesh’s Sidhi district

Sidhi: A minor girl was allegedly raped by her uncle in Madhya Pradesh’s Sidhi district when her mother had gone to visit a temple, police said on Saturday. File image of Madhya Pradesh police. Reuters The incident happened on Friday in...
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Dalit advocates ‘purify’ Ambedkar statue in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut soon after BJP leader garlanded it

Dalit advocates ‘purify’ Ambedkar statue in Uttar Pradesh’s Meerut soon after BJP leader garlanded it

Addressing the Bharatiya Janata Party’s working committee meeting in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said that the BJP was not anti-Dalit, as alleged by some people. “I want to ask the people who termed our government anti-Dali...
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Indian-born chess prodigy, 9, wins case to stay in the U.K.

Indian-born chess prodigy, 9, wins case to stay in the U.K.

Young chess champion Shreyas Royal, 9, has escaped immigration checkmate. Story continues below British Home Secretary Sajid Javid intervened Friday to prevent the Indian-born prodigy from being deported next month, when the boy’s father’s work visa expi...
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Parliament Monsoon Session LIVE updates: CPI’s D Raja says Centre wants to amend IBC Bill to help loan defaulters

Parliament Monsoon Session LIVE updates: CPI’s D Raja says Centre wants to amend IBC Bill to help loan defaulters

19:06 (IST) Rajya Sabha adjourns sine die 18:55 (IST) Media’s forecast for Monsoon Session proved wrong, says Venkaiah Naidu Chairman Venkaiah Naidu said that the House managed to have 17 sittings, despite the prediction of a washout by th...
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Monsoon Session of Parliament to end today: Laws on fugitive offenders, Backward Classes Commission among key legislations passed

Monsoon Session of Parliament to end today: Laws on fugitive offenders, Backward Classes Commission among key legislations passed

The defining image of the Monsoon Session of Parliament was Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s act of hugging Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and saying he has no ‘hatred’ against him. However, the session was also remarkable for the fact that i...
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Bureaucrat accuses British Airways of racial discrimination: Suresh Prabhu directs DGCA to obtain report from airline on incident

Bureaucrat accuses British Airways of racial discrimination: Suresh Prabhu directs DGCA to obtain report from airline on incident

Civil aviation minister Suresh Prabhu said on Thursday that a probe has been ordered into a controversy involving a senior bureaucrat and his family being allegedly deplaned from a British Airways flight minutes before it was scheduled to take off....
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Kanwariyas vandalise police vehicle in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr; police file FIR against 58 people

Kanwariyas vandalise police vehicle in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr; police file FIR against 58 people

A new video of a group of Kanwariyas attacking a police vehicle in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday morning has emerged, hours after some Kanwariyas vandalised a car in Delhi on Tuesday. A video of the incident shows around 50-60...
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Bihar minister Manju Verma resigns, says ‘media and Opposition created furore’

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Bihar minister Manju Verma resigns, says ‘media and Opposition created furore’

Bihar Social Welfare Minister Manju Verma resigned on Wednesday after the name of her husband cropped up in the case of sexual abuse of minor girls at the shelter home in Muzaffarpur. Representational image. News18 Verma met Bihar chief minister...
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PDP leader says majority in Jammu don’t want Article 35A revoked, claims Dogras favour special provision

PDP leader says majority in Jammu don’t want Article 35A revoked, claims Dogras favour special provision

Jammu: A senior People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader Wednesday claimed that the majority of people in Jammu were against the scrapping of Article 35A of the Constitution which gives special rights and privileges to the people of Jammu and Kashmir....
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Shiv Sena lashes out at Narendra Modi govt over unemployment, say report shows ‘three crore youths are jobless’

Shiv Sena lashes out at Narendra Modi govt over unemployment, say report shows ‘three crore youths are jobless’

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena hit out at the Narendra Modi government saying the ruling BJP had given a pre-poll promise of creating one crore jobs every year, but in reality the number of unemployed people was growing by the day....
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