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Even the dead have dignity: Supreme Court on disclosure of rape victims’ identity

NEW DELHI: Even the dead have dignity. They cannot be “named or shamed.” This was the observation of the Supreme Court on Tuesday as it...

Decision to reject CJI impeachment came after due diligence: Naidu

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu Tuesday said his decision to reject the impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra was...

Cong not main player, regional adjustments needed in elections: Yechury

NEW DELHI: Congress is not the main player in many states and regional adjustments, based on ground realities, have to be worked out during...

AFSPA removed from Meghalaya completely, restricted in Arunachal

New Delhi: The AFSPA has been removed completely from Meghalaya and its area of operation in Arunachal Pradesh has been restricted to three police...

Does research show death penalty deters rapes, asks Delhi HC about ordinance

New Delhi: The Delhi high court asked the government of India on Monday if it had done any research or scientific assessment before coming...

Save the Constitution is Congress’s campaign to save dynasty: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi, BJP president Amit Shah said on Monday the ‘Save the Constitution’ campaign launched by the Congress chief...

Cong will move SC, says Sibal after RS chairman rejects impeachment notice

New Delhi: The Congress on Monday lashed out at RajyaSabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu for rejecting an impeachment notice filed by opposition parties against...

Chennithala launches hunger strike for CBI probe into custodial death

Kochi: Stepping up pressure on the CPI(M)-led LDF government over the alleged custodial death of a 26-year-old youth at Varapuzha here, Congress leader Ramesh...

SC stays cases against Salman Khan for alleged remarks against Valmikis

Salman Khan had allegedly made some objectionable remarks against the community during the promotion of Bollywood flick Tiger Zinda Hai New Delhi: The Supreme Court...

Rohingyas lose means of livelihood in refugee camp fire

By Uzmi Athar New Delhi: Tasleema does not remember the last time she lived somewhere she could call home.As she fled Arakan in Myanmar to...

BJP’s mass base increasing, don’t make irresponsible comments: Modi cautions leaders

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday underlined the support the BJP had received from backward sections of the society by noting that...

50 IIT alumni quit jobs to form political party to fight for SC, ST,...

NEW DELHI: A group of 50 alumni from the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) across the country have quit their jobs to form...

Congress may move court if impeachment notice rejected: Party leaders

NEW DELHI: As the Congress awaits the decision of Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on an impeachment notice moved by it and other...

Women’s safety: Little has changed in Delhi since 2012, say students, experts

New Delhi: Debates over the safety of women have kicked up a dust, but done little to ensure their security, students and professionals say,...

Include ancient Indian traditions in education system: Dalai Lama

NEW DELHI: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Sundaycalled for the revival of the ancient Indian traditions and for integrating them with the...

NIA to set up wing to probe terror funding, money laundering by Maoists

NEW DELHI: A dedicated wing is being set up in the NIA to investigate alleged large-scale money laundering and expenses of Maoist leaders and...

Venkaiah Naidu cuts short Hyderabad tour, returns to Delhi

HYDERABAD: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu cut short his programmes here and proceeded to the national capital this afternoon. His change of plan assumes significance...

CBSE’s new guidelines: Schools to have mandatory ‘sports period’ to prevent students from turning...

NEW DELHI: The CBSE has formulated new guidelines for its schools mandating them to have a daily sports period so as to prevent students...

Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, says he will work to save democracy

PATNA: Severing ties with the BJP, former Union minister Yashwant Sinha, who has been critical of the current party leadership, today announced that he...

Man held for alleged rape and murder of 4-month-old baby

INDORE: A man has been arrested for allegedly raping and killing a four-month-old baby girl in Indore city of Madhya Pradesh, police said on...

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