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I don’t run away from responsibilities: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday outlined the steps that his government has taken to improve the lives of people, saying that he does not "run away from responsibilities".   PM Modi, speaking at the gathering of busin...

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FIR registered against Samajwadi Party MP for his son keeping forged PAN card

An FIR has registered against Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan and his son Abdullah Azam for allegedly keeping forged PAN card. The FIR had lodged over the allegation of conspiracy to grab government land in 2014 when Khan was Urban D...

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Bill seeking punishment for insulting Mahatma Gandhi introduced in Rajya Sabha

A Rajya Sabha member introduced a private member's bill in the House on Friday seeking punishment of seven years for insulting Mahatma Gandhi and other freedom fighters.   The Bill titled "Prevention of Insult to the Father...

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Telangana Veterniarian rapists possibly behind similar cases in 3 states

While addressing a press conference on Hyderabad veterinarian rape and murder case, Cyberabad Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar said that all the four accused were possibly involved in other such cases across Karnataka, Telangana, a...

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High Court: Preserve bodies of the accused in Hyderabad rape case till December 9

Telangana High Court has directed the state to preserve the bodies of the four accused in the rape and murder case of woman veterinarian till 8:00 pm on December 9. The accused got killed in an encounter on Friday.   The hi...

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India beat West Indies in 1st T20I, record their highest T20I run chase

India chased down the target of 208 against West Indies in the first T20I at Hyderabad on Friday to register their highest successful T20I run chase. India's previous highest successful run chase had come on December 12, 2009, whe...

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A Hyderabad like encounter took place in 2008, Sajjanar was SP then

A Hyderabad-like encounter took place in Warangal in 2008 when Cyberabad Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar was serving as SP.   Three men who got arrested for attacking two girls with acid had gunned down when they tried to a...

12 hours ago General

Governments should strengthen the criminal justice system: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said all governments should take action on how to strengthen the criminal justice system. This comes after the four accused in the Hyderabad vet's rape and murder killed in an encounter by the po...

1 day ago General

UP rape survivor who was set on fire has minimal chances of survival: Doctor

The gangrape survivor who was set ablaze by five men, including one accused, in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao is in critical condition, doctors said.   "She is in very serious condition. There are minimal chances of survival...we'v...

1 day ago General

Rape convicts shouldn’t have the right to file mercy plea: President Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind has said rape convicts under POCSO Act should not have the right to file mercy petition. Adding that women safety is a serious issue, President Kovind said, "Parliament should review mercy petitions." &n...

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Accused pelted stones on us… snatched our weapons: Sajjanar on the encounter

Addressing a press conference on today's encounter, Cyberabad Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar said the four accused in Hyderabad veterinarian rape and murder case had taken to crime spot to search for a hidden phone. He added the ...

1 day ago General

If Rishabh Pant makes a mistake, stands can’t shout Dhoni’s name: Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli on Thursday, 5 December backed the under-fire Rishabh Pant, asserting that he wouldn't let the young wicketkeeper-batsman feel isolated.   Pant has been under the scanner for a while due to his ina...

1 day ago General

Measures like cutting rapists’ genitals should be considered: Congress MLA

Congress MLA from Rajasthan's Sujangarh, Master Bhanwarlal Meghwal, has said that courts in India should punish rapists publicly and also consider measures like cutting their genitals.   "The perpetrators of such rotten cri...

1 day ago General

Police have done a great job: Nirbhaya mother on encounter

Responding to the news of all four accused in 27-year-old Hyderabad veterinarian's gangrape and murder case got killed in a police encounter, the mother of 2012 Delhi gangrape victim Nirbhaya said, "Police have done a great job." ...

1 day ago General

What led to the encounter of 4 accused of Hyderabad Veterinarian gangrape and murder?

All the four men accused of gangraping and murdering the 27-year-old Hyderabad veterinarian had brought to the crime spot to recreate the scene, police said. The accused then snatched weapon and fired on police in an attempt to es...

1 day ago General

Here is the Disha parent’s reaction after the accused’s reaction

After all the four accused in a 27-year-old Hyderabad veterinarian's gangrape and murder case got killed in a police encounter, her father said, "My daughter's soul must be at peace now." "I express my gratitude towards the police...

1 day ago General

46.62% voter turnout in Karnataka By-polls as BJP eyes on retaining power

Bypolls to 15 constituencies across Karnataka are being held Thursday, which will decide the fate of the four-month-old Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa-led BJP government.   The voter turnout, according to Election Commissio...

2 days ago Politics

Pawan Kalyan is still taking remuneration for acting: Perni Nani

Has Pawan Kalyan set a new record in taking remuneration for acting? Yes, says a minister.   Pawan Kalyan gets record remuneration of Rs 450 crore to do the drama as per Chandrababu Naidu's direction. This information had r...

2 days ago Politics

I was shocked and scared with KCR’s promises: Harish Rao

Once known as the ‘troubleshooter’, Harish Rao has gradually sidelined by KCR as his son takes the center stage slowly. But after witnessing a severe outrage against his decisions, KCR finally inducted Harish Rao into ...

2 days ago Politics

UP Gang rape survivor set on fire by the accused on her way to the Court

A woman got assaulted, stabbed and set on fire by five men, including one whom she had accused of gangrape in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao, early on Thursday. She was on her way to Raebareli for the hearing in the rape case when she got ...

2 days ago General

Chidambaram arrives at Parliament, says Government can’t suppress my voice here

Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP P Chidambaram arrived for Winter Session of Parliament on Thursday, a day after he got bail grant by the Supreme Court in connection with the INX media case.   The member of the Raj...

2 days ago Politics

Truck driver kidnaps a woman to rape her, Police rescue her after a 15km chase

Police in West Bengal's East Bardhaman district chased a truck for 15 km and rescued a hearing and speech-impaired woman, who was lying on the floor behind the driver's seat with her hands and legs tied.   Preliminary inves...

2 days ago General

Assam Congress MLAs lie on the ground, shout slogans in Assembly

Three Assam Congress MLAs on Wednesday lay on the ground in the state Assembly and raised slogans while protesting against a new land policy.   MLAs Kamalakhya Dey Purkayastha, Jakir Husain Sikdar, and Sherman Ali laid on a...

2 days ago Politics

YSRCP should thank me: Pawan Kalyan

These days Janasena party Chief Pawan Kalyan is going berserk against the ruling YSR Congress party. From opposing their decision on English media schools to criticizing the 6-month rule of the Jagan with their feedback, Janasena ...

2 days ago Politics

1984 riots could have avoided if PV Narasimha Rao listened to IK Gujral: Manmohan Singh

Addressing a function to mark former PM IK Gujral's 100th birth anniversary, ex-PM Manmohan Singh said the 1984 anti-Sikh riots could've avoided had then Home Minister PV Narasimha Rao heeded Gujral's advice to call in the Army at...

2 days ago General

Virat Kohli overtakes Steve Smith in Test rankings to claim top spot

Virat Kohli is back at the top of the batsmen’s list in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings as Australia’s Steve Smith slipped behind the India captain in the latest update carried out on Wednesday.   Team In...

3 days ago Sports

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal runs inside the Parliament. Do you know why?

Union Minister Piyush Goyal must have had an eventful morning today to be literally running inside the parliament house.   Railway Minister Piyush Goyal broke into a sprint as he got seen running inside the Parliament as so...

3 days ago General

Delhi High court issues notice to Telugu media houses for revealing rape victim’s name

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking action against media houses for revealing the identity of the woman in the Hyderabad rape and murder case.   A bench of Chief Justice DN Patel...

3 days ago General

Chappell says Hate to see Steve Smith undermining Tim Paine, Smith responds

Australia batsman Steve Smith has responded to former Australia captain Ian Chappell's claims that he was trying to 'white ant' or undermine Tim Paine during the second Test against Pakistan.   Ian Chappell has questioned S...

3 days ago General

Ghaziabad man showed friend dead kids on video call before committing suicide

Businessman Gulshan Vasudeva, who jumped from the eighth-floor balcony of his rented flat in Ghaziabad’s Indirapuram with his wife and a woman employee on Tuesday morning, had video-called his friend, Ramesh Arora moments be...

3 days ago General

UP Raj Bhavan gets threat letter from Maoists with a certain demand

Raj Bhavan on Tuesday received a letter, allegedly written by Maoist organization Tritiya Sammelan Prastuti Committee, that threatened to blow up the official residence of UP Governor Anandiben Patel if she didn't vacate it in the...

3 days ago General

Google CEO Sundar Pichai appointed as Alphabet CEO, the parent company of Google

This was always coming. Sundar Pichai Named Alphabet's CEO: It marks the first time Larry Page won't have oversight of at least some of the company's operations. Google co-founder Larry Page is stepping down as CEO of the search g...

3 days ago General

Chidambaram gets bail, to be released from Tihar after 105 days in custody

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). Chidambaram, who's currently lodged in Tihar jail, has been...

3 days ago General

Parliament goes raging after Veterinarian Disha’s rape, Venkaiah Naidu feels guilty

In today’s parliament session, the national leaders demanded a proper and quick justice for the Veterinarian doctor Disha’s (name changed) rape and wanted to discuss it on zero hours.   While speaking about the ...

5 days ago News

Manish Pandey ties knot with actress Ashrita hours after winning tournament

Hours after leading Karnataka to their second straight Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy victory, Manish Pandey tied the knot with South Indian actress Ashrita Shetty on Monday morning.   Against Tamil Nadu in the final, he led from ...

5 days ago News

7cr shopkeepers protest against Amazon & Flipkart, allege deep discounting

Around 7 crore Indian shopkeepers recently protested against Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart alleging the e-commerce majors engaged in predatory pricing, deep discounting and violation of new rules meant to protect local busines...

5 days ago News

Fadnavis sent ₹40,000 crores to centre in 80-hr term as CM: A BJP MP

In a shocking confession on the political drama that unfolded in Maharashtra last month, BJP MP Ananth Hegde has now said that Devendra Fadnavis had made the chief minister of the state, despite not having a majority, to move back...

5 days ago Politics

Man who gang-raped veterinarian caught for no license 2 days before the crime, escaped

Man who gang-raped veterinarian caught for no license 2 days before the crime, escaped The police informed the media on Sunday that the accused stopped by RTA officials close to Mahbubnagar while traveling from Gangavathi in Karna...

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Rape accused’s father says he won’t go to the trial and his sister asks to kill him

Among those furious over the vile plot hatched to gang-rape and subsequently murder the Hyderabad veterinary doctor, are family members of three of the four accused who have arrested in the case.   Father of Jollu Shiva, on...

5 days ago News

Class 10 Model Question Paper contains 'Gandhiji’ for 'Gambling'

The Congress-led state government ordered a probe into the “printing mistake” which cropped up at a time when BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur’s remarks on Gandhiji’s assassin Nathuram Godse in Parliament had tri...

5 days ago General

Here is how a responsible citizen helped the Police to crack the case of four accused

New details have emerged in the remand report filed by police in the brutal gang-rape and murder of the 26-year-old veterinary doctor from Shamshabad in Hyderabad, explaining how the police managed to crack the case. One of the cr...

5 days ago General

Hyderabadi Veterinarian forced to drink whiskey and raped even after she died

More chilling details regarding the rape and murder of the veterinarian emerged from the remand report of the case submitted to the court on Saturday.   A senior police officer said that the four men, who have confessed to ...

5 days ago General

15 killed as wall collapses on houses in Tamil Nadu

Fifteen people died after a compound wall collapsed and damaged three houses in Mettupalayam in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore district on Monday morning amid heavy rainfall, authorities stated. The authorities have confirmed that the in...

5 days ago General

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray takes a jibe at Devendra Fadnavis’s speech

During his speech after Devendra Fadnavis has named the new Leader of Opposition by the Maharashtra Assembly Speaker, CM Uddhav Thackeray, during his congratulatory speech said, "I never said I will come back, but I came in this H...

6 days ago News

David Warner recalls Virender Sehwag’s help in his first triple century

Australia’s dynamic opener David Warner is a fighting cricketer who had a tough time in the last 20 months. After the Sand Paper issue, he worked hard to make a strong comeback. After a decent World Cup, this Ashes series is...

6 days ago News

Good news for India fans! Ganguly could be BCCI president for the next five years

When the former Indian Captain, Sourav Ganguly got announced as the President of BCCI, Indian fans went overboard hoping that much better days will come for the Indian teams. More ever, the Prince of Kolkata acted accordingly and ...

6 days ago News

He came to home at 1:00AM, said he killed someone: Mom of Hyderabad gang-rape accused

The mother of one the accused in 27-year-old Hyderabad veterinarian's gangrape and murder case, said, "My son, Mohammad, came home on the morning of November 29, at around 1:00 am." "He looked petrified and kept telling us he kill...

6 days ago News

Police kill two Maoists, destroy training camp in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra police raided a training camp of Maoists in Gadchiroli district in the early hours of Saturday and killed two rebels in an encounter.    The police stated, "We have destroyed a camp where at least 80 Ma...

6 days ago News

Rains continue to whip Tamil Nadu, heavy rainfall warning for next two days

With an orange warning issued for Tamil Nadu for the weekend, rains continued to lash many parts of the state on Sunday. Rains continued through the night and December 1 dawned with very heavy showers in parts of the state.  ...

6 days ago News

2 men gang-rape class 11 girl after stripping her Boyfriend in Coimbatore

A Class 11 girl was gang-raped by two men in Coimbatore's Seeranaickenpalayam area after six men attacked her boyfriend, stripped and video graphed him.    The couple was in a park to celebrate her birthday when the me...

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