AAP leader Khetan moves SC for police protection after threats from ‘right wing’

New Delhi, May 24 : AAP leader Ashish Khetan on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking police protection in the wake of threats he has received allegedly from “right-wing” organisations. Not inclined to give an urgent hearing, the vacation bench of Justice L.Nageswara Rao and Justice Navin Sinha said that the plea would be heard […]

Former Andhra MLA gets life sentence in murder case

Vijayawada, May 24 : A court in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday sentenced a former legislator and 15 others to life imprisonment in a murder case. Ankapalle Sessions Court in Visakhapatnam district handed down the sentence in a case relating to murder of a fisherman in 2007. Chengala Venkat Rao, the former legislator from Payakaraopet in […]

Satyarthi calls for sensitising police on crimes against children

New Delhi, May 24 : Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Wednesday called for sensitising police on crimes against children and proposed a special children cell in the police forces. “Police should be sensitised on the crimes against women and there should be a special children cell in the police forces,” Satyarthi said on the occasion […]

UP CM duty bound to protect Dalits in Saharanpur: Congress

New Delhi, May 24 : The Congress party on Wednesday demanded that the Uttar Pradesh government set up a special court and chargesheet those accused in the Saharanpur violence and that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is duty bound to provide protection to Dalits affected in the caste clashes. The Congress’ Scheduled Castes department chairman K. […]

Complaint filed before NCW against Paresh Rawal

New Delhi, May 24 : A complaint has been filed before the National Commission For Women (NCW) against Bollywood actor and BJP MP Paresh Rawal for his controversial tweet suggesting that instead of a Kashmiri stone-pelter, author Arundhati Roy should be tied to an Army jeep. The complaint was filed by Gaurav Gulati, an advocate, […]