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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.

Jun 21, 2016, 20:23 PM IST
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.

Jun 21, 2016, 17:44 PM IST
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. 

Jun 20, 2016, 19:17 PM IST
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.

Jun 20, 2016, 15:24 PM IST
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.

Jun 20, 2016, 14:05 PM IST
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.

Jun 19, 2016, 20:25 PM IST
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.

Jun 19, 2016, 18:42 PM IST
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.

Jun 19, 2016, 17:14 PM IST
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".

Jun 19, 2016, 16:29 PM IST
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.

Jun 19, 2016, 15:09 PM IST
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.

Jun 19, 2016, 13:52 PM IST
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.

Jun 18, 2016, 16:27 PM IST
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. 

Jun 15, 2016, 18:15 PM IST
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.

Jun 15, 2016, 14:57 PM IST
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.

Jun 13, 2016, 15:59 PM IST
BJP's high-level team to probe mass exodus of Hindus from UP's Kairana

BJP's high-level team to probe mass exodus of Hindus from UP's Kairana

BJP MP Hukum Singh claimed that there was mass exodus of Hindu families from Kairana town due to fear of criminals.

Jun 12, 2016, 11:30 AM IST
Felt odd when Pakistan extended our stay and took us to Murree: Former Home Secy on 26/11 revelations

Felt odd when Pakistan extended our stay and took us to Murree: Former Home Secy on 26/11 revelations

Former Home Secretary Madhukar Gupta on Indian delegation extending stay in Pakistan when terror had struck Mumbai in 2008.

Jun 11, 2016, 12:13 PM IST
Three years after anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar's murder, CBI arrests Sanatan Sanstha doctor

Three years after anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar's murder, CBI arrests Sanatan Sanstha doctor

Anti-superstition activist Dabholkar, an Indian rationalist and author was shot dead by unidentified assailants in 2013.

Jun 11, 2016, 09:41 AM IST
Blast in Haryana bus leaves 12 injured, hunt on for man carrying chemical explosives

Blast in Haryana bus leaves 12 injured, hunt on for man carrying chemical explosives

This is the third incident of a chemical explosion inside a bus in Haryana this year and second within a month.

Jun 07, 2016, 12:21 PM IST
Dadri lynching: Accused's family members to file case against Akhlaq's kin over cow slaughter

Dadri lynching: Accused's family members to file case against Akhlaq's kin over cow slaughter

A day after a fresh forensic report revealed that meat sample recovered from outside the Dadri lynching victim's Mohammed Akhlaq, was of a cow, the accused's family are planning to register a complaint in this regard. 

Jun 01, 2016, 12:46 PM IST