Minor girl raped by neighbour in Ballia

Minor raped in Uttar pradesh's Ballia district.

UN refugee chief urges Pakistanis not to label Afghan refugees 'terrorists'

UN refugee chief urges Pakistanis not to label Afghan refugees 'terrorists'

The United Nations refugee chief on Thursday urged Pakistanis not to blame Afghan refugees for terrorism in their country, amid growing public calls for their deportation and worsening relations between the two neighbours.

Sheena Bora murder: Indrani's ex-husband Sanjeev Khanna seeks copy of driver Shyamvar's confessional statement

Sheena Bora murder: Indrani's ex-husband Sanjeev Khanna seeks copy of driver Shyamvar's confessional statement

Indrani Mukerjea's former husband Sanjeev Khanna, arrested in connection with Sheena Bora murder case, on Thursday approached the Bombay High Court and sought a copy of a confessional statement of Mukerjea's former driver Shyamvar Rai. 

MP cop posts obscene content on WhatsApp group — Know what happened after that

MP cop posts obscene content on WhatsApp group — Know what happened after that

An Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) was on Thursday suspended here for allegedly posting obscene photos on a local WhatsApp group, police said.

Goondaraj in UP? Police sub-inspector hacked to death by armed assailants in Badaun

Goondaraj in UP? Police sub-inspector hacked to death by armed assailants in Badaun

Armed assailants on Wednesday killed a police sub-inspector during a gun battle in Badaun district in Uttar Pradesh, police said today. 

Bihar toppers scam: Lalkeshwar Singh, Usha Sinha sent to 14-day judicial custody

Bihar toppers scam: Lalkeshwar Singh, Usha Sinha sent to 14-day judicial custody

Former Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh, his wife Usha Sinha and five others were on Wednesday remanded in 14 days judicial custody in connection with the intermediate toppers scam.

Brutal! Dalit student battles for life after being forced to consume toilet cleaner by seniors

Brutal! Dalit student battles for life after being forced to consume toilet cleaner by seniors

A Dalit nursing student from Malappuram district, studying at a Bengaluru college, was on Tuesday admitted to a hospital in a critical condition after she was ragged by senior students.

Tourist from Delhi found dead in Goa hotel - Know details

Tourist from Delhi found dead in Goa hotel - Know details

A 60-year-old man from Delhi was found murdered in his hotel room in Panaji in Goa on Monday, an ANI report claimed. 

SIMI operative, accused in 2008 serial blast, nabbed from Karnataka

SIMI operative, accused in 2008 serial blast, nabbed from Karnataka

The Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has arrested an alleged SIMI operative, who was wanted in the 2008 serial bomb blasts in the city, from Belgam in Karnataka.

Raghuram Rajan gone, Delhi CM Kejriwal and L-G Najeeb Jung next, warns BJP's Subramanian Swamy

Raghuram Rajan gone, Delhi CM Kejriwal and L-G Najeeb Jung next, warns BJP's Subramanian Swamy

The BJP leader demanded the Delhi government should be dismissed if Arvind Kejriwal refuses to apologise to the party MP Mahesh Girri over his allegations in the recent murder of an NDMC official.

Girl raped by Goa MLA Atanasio Monserratte shows sign of abnormal behaviour, admitted to psychiatry institute

Girl raped by Goa MLA Atanasio Monserratte shows sign of abnormal behaviour, admitted to psychiatry institute

The minor girl, who had accused former Goa minister Atanasio Monserratte of rape, has been admitted to the Institute of Psychiatry and Human Behaviour (IPHB) here from the state-run protection home due to her 'abnormal behaviour', a senior police official said.

Not Babar but Aurangzeb demolished Ram temple in Ayodhya, claims book

Not Babar but Aurangzeb demolished Ram temple in Ayodhya, claims book

  At a time when the Ayodhya issue is back in spotlight ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections next year, a book penned by a former IPS officer has claimed that the Ram temple in Ayodhya was demolished during the reign of Aurangzeb and that of Babar, contrary to the common beliefs.

Woman paraded with blackened face, shaved head for eloping with lover

Woman paraded with blackened face, shaved head for eloping with lover

A 23-year-old woman was paraded in her village streets with blackened face and shaved off head by her family members for allegedly eloping with a man, the latest in a series of 'honour' related crimes in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Man acquitted in rape case, Delhi court says it was live-in relationship

Man acquitted in rape case, Delhi court says it was live-in relationship

The Delhi High Court has acquitted a man, who was jailed for 10 years by a trial court for raping a woman here in 2011, observing that she was in a live-in relationship with him and her statement regarding the alleged incident was suffering from "serious infirmities".

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar dares PM Modi, asks him to ban liquor in all BJP-ruled states

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar dares PM Modi, asks him to ban liquor in all BJP-ruled states

In yet another attempt to take a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday dared the government in Centre to ban liquor in all Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled states.

Ever heard of male honour killing? Family disapproves daughter's marriage, kills son-in-law in Pakistan

Ever heard of male honour killing? Family disapproves daughter's marriage, kills son-in-law in Pakistan

In latest spate of honour killing, the family members of a woman in Pakistan's Multan city slit the throat of her husband after they disapproved their marriage.

AIMIM chief Owaisi claims 50,000 Muslims migrated after Muzaffarnagar riots, asks BJP to send fact-finding committee there

AIMIM chief Owaisi claims 50,000 Muslims migrated after Muzaffarnagar riots, asks BJP to send fact-finding committee there

AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi claimed that at least 50,000 Muslims migrated after the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots.

Was never asked to vacate transport dept over graft charges: AAP leader Gopal Rai

Was never asked to vacate transport dept over graft charges: AAP leader Gopal Rai

Aam Aadmi party (AAP) leader Gopal Rai, who resigned from the post of Delhi Transport Minister, on Wednesday dismissed claims that he was asked to vacate the place by the party high command. 

Shame! 70-year-old retired govt employee rapes maid in Hyderabad, booked

Shame! 70-year-old retired govt employee rapes maid in Hyderabad, booked

A 70-year-old retired government employee has been booked for allegedly raping the maid working at his house in Madhapur area here, police said today.

Hindu woman forced to eat beef, adopt Islam by in-laws in Patna

Hindu woman forced to eat beef, adopt Islam by in-laws in Patna

The Patna Police on Monday took two people into its detention on a woman's complaint that alleged that she was forced to consume cow meat and adopt Islam.