23 May 2015
New Delhi: Pitching for removal of superiority of one parent over the other, the Law Commission on Friday recommended joint custody of minors to both the parents in case of a divorce, saying Indian custody laws must change with times.
16 May 2015
Jamshedpur: A 45-year-old 'chat' shop owner, who is an ardent followers of actor Madhuri Dixit, celebrated her 48th birthday here on Friday by spreading the message: "Save the girl child".
13 May 2015
New Delhi: In a major overhaul of child labour laws, the Cabinet on Wednesday approved a complete ban on employment of children below 14 years, except for some family businesses, entertainment and sports activities, while raising the punishment for violations to up to three years of jail.
10 May 2015
01 May 2015
Kolkata: Fifteen people, including the bride and the groom, returning from the marriage ceremony, were killed on Friday when the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a stationary truck in West Bengal's Alipurduar district, police said.
15 May 2015
Washington: US President Barack Obama has welcomed the decision of the Senate to move forward on his ambitious trade deals, saying its absence would make American businesses and workers disadvantageous. Obama said he shares the values of Democratic critics who worry that any trade deal will be detrimental to American workers while warning that blocking a trade deal will be bad for the US.
18 May 2015
Mumbai: Aruna Shanbaug, the former nurse who died after lying in coma for 42 years following a brutal sexual assault at a hospital here, was laid to rest this evening with hundreds including nursing fraternity bidding a tearful adieu. The nurses of the KEM hospital at Parel here, who took care of her for long, were keen to perform the last rites of Aruna instead of her kin.
08 May 2015
New Delhi: 'Vicky Donor' fame director Shoojit Sircar says veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan behaved like a school child during the shooting of their movie 'Piku'.
14 May 2015
Muzaffarnagar: The security of family Akhil Gupta, a slain witness in a case against self-styled 'godman' Asaram, has been increased following an attack on another key witness in Panipat.
01 May 2013
A 12-year-old child bride was allegedly raped by her 60-year-old father-in-law in Nagra area, a senior officer said on Wednesday.