Chhattisgarh’s Bilaspur district : Four sentenced to 30 years for raping minor.

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A court in Chhattisgarh’s Bilaspur district sentenced four men to 30 years’ imprisonment for repeatedly raping a 14-year-old girl. Third additional district and sessions judge Sanjeev Kumar Tamak on Friday convicted Charan Singh (30), Ishwar Dhurv (31), Nageshwar Rajak (26) and Manoj Wadekar (35), the victim’s lawyer Priyanka Shukla said. The court sentenced the accused […]

Girl sexually assaulted inside her school toilet.

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 A seven-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by an unidentified man inside the toilet of her school in suburban Malvani, police said on Saturday. The incident occurred on Friday, they said. “As per the complaint lodged by the victim’s mother, her daughter was sexually assaulted inside the toilet of her school during the day on […]

HC junks BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur’s application on plea challenging her election

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The Madhya Pradesh High Court on Friday dismissed BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur’s application questioning maintainability of a petition challenging her election to the Lok Sabha from Bhopal. The petition, filed by Bhopal-based journalist Rakesh Dixit, alleged the controversial Hindutva leader, during campaigning, delivered speeches on religious lines, thus violating election norms. The high court […]

Aviation scam: Lobbyist Deepak Talwar’s close aide Yasmin Kapoor granted bail by Delhi court

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A Delhi court Friday granted bail to Yasmin Kapoor, a close aide of co-accused and corporate lobbyist Deepak Talwar, in a money laundering case related to negotiations that allegedly favoured foreign private airlines causing losses to state-owned Air India. Special Judge Anuradha Shukla Bhardwaj granted relief to the accused, saying she was not the main […]

Several pleas filed in SC challenging Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019

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Several petitions, including those by Congress MP Jairam Ramesh and Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra, were filed in the Supreme Court on Friday challenging the constitutional validity of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019. According to the amended Act, members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities who have come from Pakistan, Bangladesh and […]

15-year-old girl was allegedly strangled to death in Pune.

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A 15-year-old girl was allegedly strangled to death in Pune’s Pimpri Chinchwad area and the police are on the lookout for the victim’s stepfather who is suspected to have committed the crime, police said on Friday. The victim’s body was discovered by her sister at their home in Dapodi in Pimpri Chinchwad on Thursday evening. […]

SC dismisses pleas seeking review of Ayodhya case verdict

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The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed a batch of petitions seeking review of its November 9 Ayodhya land dispute case verdict, which cleared the way for construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site. A five-judge bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde, which took these review pleas for consideration in-chamber, rejected them after […]

Muzaffarpur shelter home case : Delhi court defers verdict till Jan 14

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A Delhi court on Thursday deferred by a month the judgment in the case of alleged sexual and physical assault of several girls at a shelter home in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur which was run by former Bihar People’s Party (BPP) MLA Brajesh Thakur. Additional Sessions Judge Sudesh Kumar deferred the verdict till January 14 next year, […]