16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Acid attack victim Laxmi will walk the ramp at the third edition of India Runway Week (IRW) in New Delhi on Friday. Laxmi, who has been selected for the prestigious International Women of Courage Award, will walk as a showstopper on the first day for designer Dolly J.
12 Sep 2014
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday announced a package of relief for those affected by the worst floods in a century including a Rs 200 crore assistance for Jammu region and the valley and Rs 3.5 lakh for the kin of those who lost their lives in the disaster.
09 Sep 2014
Agartala: The CPI-M will form an All India Dalit Exploitation Liberation Manch (AIDELM) Nov 27 in New Delhi, a party politburo member has said.
08 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lauded the contribution of reformers from Kerala like Dalit icon Ayyankali and Sree Narayana Guru and said merely achieving social justice was not enough but there should be social harmony between various sections.
07 Aug 2014
Ghaziabad: Actress and Congress politician Nagma on Wednesday slammed the BJP for trying to communalize the Meerut gang-rape incident. After visiting the victim of alleged gang-rape and forced conversion on Tuesday at a hospital here, Nagma said BJP was trying to communalize the incident.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: From August 21, victims of various crimes, including rape, will get the compensation awarded to them by the legal services authority within 24 hours, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday said and directed the city government to ensure that the mechanism and funds are in place by then.
08 Sep 2014
Bangalore: In a relief for Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik declared absconding, a court on Monday granted him anticipatory bail in a case relating to alleged rape, kidnap and cheating of a Kannada starlet.
07 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Child marriage "is an evil worse than rape" and should be completely eradicated from society, said a Delhi court while ordering registration of a case against a girl's parents for getting her married at a tender age.
01 Jun 2014
Badaun: BSP chief Mayawati on Sunday joined the politicians who made a beeline to the village, where two dalit girls were brutally gang-raped and murdered. She stepped up attack on SP government alleging it was perpetrating ‘jungle raj’ and there was attempt to put the case on the back burner.
04 Sep 2014
Bangalore: A court on Thursday issued an arrest warrant against Karthik Gowda, son of Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda, in a rape and cheating case filed against him by a Kannada actress after he got engaged to another woman.