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Violence mars protest against Kathua incident in Bengaluru

Violence mars protest against Kathua incident in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: A protest against the Kathua” gangrape incident turned violent at Mysuru today, with police making a lathicharge to bring the situation under control. Police said the protesters tried to forcefully shut shops and pelted stones when they tried to intervene, forcing them to make a lathi charge to bring the situation under control at […]

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India demands legal action against flag desecration in UK

India demands legal action against flag desecration in UK

London: India has demanded legal action against those behind the desecration of the Indian flag at Parliament Square here during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s UK visit. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the matter had been taken up with the UK government and had been regretted at the highest level. “We are deeply anguished […]

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Intl community should support Pak on counter-terrorism efforts: China

Intl community should support Pak on counter-terrorism efforts: China

Beijing: China Friday backed its all-weather ally Pakistan and called on the international community to support its counter terrorism efforts after Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the neighbouring country as a “terror export factory”. “Terrorism is the enemy faced by all. The international community should work together to fight against it,” foreign ministry spokesperson Hua […]

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In a first, opposition parties give notice for impeachment of CJI

In a first, opposition parties give notice for impeachment of CJI

New Delhi: In an unprecedented step, Congress and six other opposition parties today moved a notice for the impeachment of Chief Justice of India Deepak Misra, accusing him of five counts of “misbehaviour” and “misusing” authority. The opposition parties met Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu and handed over a notice for […]

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Former Delhi HC Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar passes away

Former Delhi HC Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar passes away

New Delhi: Former Delhi High Court Chief Justice Rajinder Singh Sachar passed away at a private hospital here today, a family friend said. Sachar, who was the chairperson of a committee set up by the previous UPA government to look into the social, economic and educational status of Muslims in India, was 94. He was […]

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Another minor raped in UP

Another minor raped in UP

Etah (UP): A nine-year-old girl attending a wedding ceremony was raped and murdered by a man here, an incident which comes days after another minor was raped and killed in this western UP town, police said today. The latest incident took place last night when the accused forcibily dragged the nine-year-old who was attending the […]

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“Bad things” happening too frequently: Akhtar on Kathua case

“Bad things” happening too frequently: Akhtar on Kathua case

Mumbai: Expressing concern over the brutal rape and murder of an an eight-year-old girl in Kathua, veteran screenwriter and poet Javed Akhtar said he is afraid that “bad things” have started to happen too frequently and one needs to be worried. “What can be an opinion about a brutal rape and murder? Can there be […]

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Rail blockade at Chengail in West Bengal on Kathua rape-murder case

Rail blockade at Chengail in West Bengal on Kathua rape-murder case

Howrah (WB): A large number of people today blocked Chengail railway station, about 30 km from here, demanding justice to the victim of the Kathua rape case. The blockade began at about 7.30 am and has been continuing disrupting train services, railway sources said. South eastern railway officials have been persuading the agitators to lift […]

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UN staff increasingly becomes target of attack: Guterres

UN staff increasingly becomes target of attack: Guterres

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday that UN staff members have increasingly become targets of attack despite the world body’s efforts to ensure their safety and security. In the second half of 2017, 140 UN personnel from 42 nations were killed — 123 military, three police, and 14 civilian, Guterres said. “I […]

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UP shocker: Man rapes daughter

UP shocker: Man rapes daughter

Sitapur (UP): In a shocking case, a man has been booked for raping his 35-year-old daughter along with two of his friends in Sitapur city in Uttar Pradesh, police said today. Additional SP (South) Martand Prakash Singh said the woman was raped by the men in Kamlapur area on April 15. She filed the police […]

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