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Anti-terror bill passed in Lok Sabha; Shah defends amendments

Anti-terror bill passed in Lok Sabha; Shah defends amendments

New Delhi: Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday defended amendments to an anti-terror law, saying they are was essential to keep law enforcement agencies one step ahead of terrorists. Responding to a debate in Lok Sabha on a bill seeking to amend the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, he asserted anti-terror laws would not be misused and […]

When Cong loses power it becomes big brother of muslims: Owaisi

When Cong loses power it becomes big brother of muslims: Owaisi

New Delhi: AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi Wednesday blamed Congress for bringing the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, saying the party becomes big brother of muslims when it is in Opposition and bigger than BJP when it is in power. Speaking on the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill in Lok Sabha, Owasi said he has been victim […]

UGC Releases List Of Fake Universities; Most Are In UP

UGC Releases List Of Fake Universities; Most Are In UP

NEW DELHI —  The University Grant Commission on Tuesday released a list of 23 “self-styled, unrecognised” institutions that are functioning in various parts of the country, and warned students against taking admission in these institutions. “The University Grants Commission Act, 1956 under Section 22(1) provides that a degree can be awarded, only by a University established under […]

Man beaten to death in Rajasthan

Man beaten to death in Rajasthan

Jaipur: A 35-year-old man was beaten to death allegedly by a tea stall owner and four others in the Mansarover area here, police said on Wednesday. Virendra Pal had gone to a tea stall Tuesday night where a scuffle broke out between him and the stall owner, Station House Officer, Mansarover police station, Sunil Kumar […]

Shocking: Class 12 teenage girl drugged, raped by friends boyfriend

Shocking: Class 12 teenage girl drugged, raped by friends boyfriend

CHANDIGARH: In a shocking incident from Sonipat, a Class 12 teenage girl was allegedly drugged and gangraped by her friend’s boyfriend and his friends. The victim, in a police complaint given to the Sonipat women police station, has alleged that she had gone to Sonipat on July 18 to buy books and medicines. After buying the […]

Mother throws two month old baby from hospital window, arrested

Mother throws two month old baby from hospital window, arrested

LUCKNOW: A two-month-old baby died after he was thrown from the window of a hospital here on Tuesday by his mother who was apparently depressed about her son being underweight, police said. The woman, Shanti, gave birth to the boy on May 26 and he weighed only 750 gm. The new born was admitted in the […]

Naxal killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh

Naxal killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: A Naxal, carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head, was killed in an encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district on Tuesday morning, police said. The skirmish took place in a forest near Birabhatti village, located around 500 km from the state capital Raipur, when a District Reserve Guard team […]

Major changes in top brass of army

Major changes in top brass of army

  New Delhi: In major rejig in the Army, Eastern Army Commander Lt Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane has been appointed the next vice-chief of the force, official sources said on Monday. Lt Gen Naravane succeeds Lt Gen D Anbu who retires on August 31. Lt Gen Naravane will be in contention for the Army chief’s […]

Sheila Dikshit, Former Delhi Chief Minister, Passes Away

Sheila Dikshit, Former Delhi Chief Minister, Passes Away

New Delhi: Former Delhi Chief Minister and state Congress Chief Sheila Dikshit died after prolonged illness in Delhi’s Fortis Escorts heart institute today. She was admitted to Escorts hospital a few days ago. She served as the chief minister of Delhi for a period of 15 years from 1998 to 2013. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, […]

College girl raped by school teacher in forest; video goes viral

College girl raped by school teacher in forest; video goes viral

KUCHINDA: A minor girl has been allegedly raped by a school teacher in a forest in Kuchinda block of Odisha’s Sambalpur district, the video of which has gone viral. According to reports, the victim, a +2 second year student of Kuchinda Women’s College was allegedly raped by Pramod Kumar Kharsel, a school teacher of Bouriguda […]

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Article 35A to go, forces deployed to control law and order situation: Report

SRINAGAR: Government of India has decided to abrogate Article 35A of constitution of India that defines the permanent residents of state of Jammu and Kashmir, the additional forces are being moved in to state to control any untoward development. According to a National Herald report the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, during his recent visit to […]