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Asaram found guilty of rape, gets life term

A Jodhpur court on Wednesday sentenced self-styled godman Asaram to life in prison after finding him guilty of raping a teenage girl in his...

Asaram found guilty in rape case Jodhpur

Self-styled godman Asaram was today convicted by a court here for raping a teenager at his ashram near here in 2013. Special Judge (SC/ST...

Need for Indians and Chinese to learn each other’s language: Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today asked Indians and Chinese to learn each other's language as it will help them overcome communication barriers, resulting...

Venkaiah Naidu rejects impeachment notice against CJI

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu today rejected the notice given by opposition parties led by the Congress for impeachment of CJI Dipak Misra...

Union cabinet approves ordinance for death penalty for rape of children

The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved an ordinance to allow courts to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children up to 12...

Indian opposition moves to impeach chief justice

India's opposition parties launched an unprecedented bid to impeach the top judge on Friday, accusing him of failing to protect the independence of the...

HC acquits Kodnani in 2002 riot case, Bajrangi conviction upheld

The Gujarat High Court today acquitted former BJP minister Maya Kodnani in the 2002 Naroda Paitya riots case in which 97 people were killed...

48 MP, MLAs have declared cases of crime against women: ADR

At least 48 MPs and MLAs have declared cases related to crime against women, with BJP having the highest number of such politicans at...

Modi’s Bharat Ki Baat Live: ‘Can’t politicise rape of a child’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday (18) kickstarted his four-day visit to the UK by meeting his British counterpart Theresa May and the two...

Modi pays tribute to Basaveshwara

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid a floral tribute at the bust of 12th century philosopher and social reformer Basaveshwara at Albert Embankment...