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Two of the five people accused of burning a woman alive after raping her in Rajpura area of Sambhal district have been arrested, the police said on Monday. The woman was allegedly burnt alive inside a temple premises after she was raped by the five people in her house on...
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's office here was vandalised on Monday by the youth wing workers of the BJP, police said, days after he set off a huge row with remarks that the BJP, if voted to power again, will rewrite the Constitution and pave the way for the creation...
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday took a review meeting of the progress of site identification for new mohalla clinics in the national capital. The chief minister took an update on the number of sites inspected jointly by the departments for setting-up of new mohalla clinics. According to a statement issued...
Taking note of several cases where persons were arrested or taken into preventive custody as there were "no guidelines", the Delhi High Court has decided to examine the issue saying such instances curtailed the liberty of an individual. Considering that liberty of the detained persons was being curtailed through the...
Former Chief Justice of India A N Ray was given "two hours" to decide on accepting the top judicial post in the country in 1973, that had created a controversy as his appointment had led to the supersession of three senior judges of the top court, according to a...
BJP today alleged that the Congress party has done a lot of harm to the country by appeasement politics. Briefing media in New Delhi, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said, Congress is a communal party and Shah Bano case is the biggest example.
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that agriculture is the backbone of Indian economy and it should be on the top of the agenda of the Government. He was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the New India Conclave being organised by Y4D Foundation, here today. The...
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that empowerment of women is central to achieving the objective of inclusive, equitable and sustainable development and it is not only a national goal but also a global agenda. He was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the International...
Congress President Rahul Gandhi has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure the passage of the Women's Reservation Bill in the upcoming Monsoon session of Parliament. In a letter addressed to Mr Modi, Mr Gandhi said, the bill passed by the Rajya Sabha in 2010, has been stalled on one...
Kashmiri separatist Aasiya Andrabi was today sent to one-month judicial custody by a Delhi court in connection with a case of allegedly waging war against the country with support from Pakistan. Andrabi, who is Chief of the banned outfit Dukhtaran-e-Milat, was produced before the court along with her two...