Change names of crossings named after Asaram in MP cities: AAP

Bhopal, April 25 : The Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday demanded that crossings named after self-styled godman Asaram in Madhya Pradesh capital Bhopal as well as Indore city be changed after his conviction by a Jodhpur court in a 2013 rape of a minor girl. “Both cities have crossings named after Asaram. Authorities should ensure […]

CPI-M demands justice for witnesses killed in Asaram case

New Delhi, April 25 : As a Jodhpur court sentenced self-styled godman Asaram to a life term for raping a minor girl in 2013, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Wednesday also demanded justice for the three witnesses killed. “Nine witnesses were attacked of which three died… The courts should ensure that the other […]

Shreyas replaces Gambhir as Delhi Daredevils captain

New Delhi, April 25 : Delhi Daredevils captain Gautam Gambhir stepped down on Wednesday after the capital franchise lost five of their six matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season so far. Top-order batsman Shreyas Iyer, 23, will take over the captaincy role of the team, which is at the bottom of the table. […]

Gambhir quits Delhi captaincy; Shreyas named new captain

New Delhi, April 25 : Delhi Daredevils captain Gautam Gambhir stepped down on Wednesday after the capital franchise lost five of their six matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season so far. Top-order batsman Shreyas Iyer will take over the captaincy role. “It was my decision. I haven’t contributed enough to the team. I […]

Didn’t obstruct police from filing chargesheet in Kathua case: Jammu bar association

New Delhi, April 25 : The Jammu & Kashmir High Court Bar Association on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it has not obstructed police from filing charge sheet in the Kathua minor rape and murder case. Filing an affidavit before the apex court, the Association vehemently denied that its President, senior advocate B.S. Salathia, […]

Life term to Asaram in minor’s rape case, two others get 20 years each

Jodhpur, April 25 : A Special Court in Jodhpur on Wednesday convicted self-styled godman Asaram for raping a minor girl at his ashram in Rajasthan in 2013 and sentenced him to a prison term for life till his natural death. The judgment was pronounced by Special Judge for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe cases, Madhu […]