Upset over some Mirchpur village
(in Haryana) Dalits` reluctance to return home after last
year`s killings of a man and his daughter, a Delhi court has
said their lack of trust in law enforcing agencies was not
The Centre on Tuesday assured West
Bengal government that it will provide additional security
forces to deal with the violence which has erupted following a
protest by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha activists.
A day after the Supreme Court slammed some judges of the Allahabad High Court for nepotism and corruption, union Law Minister M. Veerappa Moily Saturday said the government will take steps to make judges more accountable.
India has lodged a strong
protest with Nepal over the involvement of Maoist leaders in
providing training to Indian Naxalites, prompting Foreign
Minister Sujata Koirala to assure an investigation into the
Russia on Wednesday promised all
possible support to Pakistan in dealing with catastrophic
floods, even as the second Russian Il-76 cargo plane with
emergency relief is scheduled to land in Islamabad tomorrow.
Haryana CM Bhupinder
Singh Hooda on Tuesday said strict action will be initiated against
those responsible for torching of Dalit houses at a village in
Hisar and announced an ex gratia of Rs 10 lakh to the kin of
In the aftermath of militants targeting rail tracks in J&K, the state police on Friday assured railways of full protection to its properties and security forces were "taking all possible measures to prevent such incidents".