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.
22 May 2015
New Delhi: In a frontal attack on Modi government, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday accused it of trying to run Delhi through "backdoor" to protect the corruption and said it had "back-stabbed" the people of the city by issuing a notification "siding" with the Lt Governor.
10 May 2015
Kanpur: Girl students of a polytechnic college hostel protested against alleged eve-teasing by five staff members, including the college principal, police said.
18 May 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the Allahabad High Court order asking Uttar Pradesh government to give details of criminal cases withdrawn by it during last three years.
20 May 2015
Chennai: AIADMK on Wednesday said seven more persons allegedly committed suicide during the last one week "unable" to bear the "hardship" faced by party supremo Jayalalithaa following her conviction in the disproportionate wealth case, taking the total number of deaths in this regard to 251.
04 May 2015
New Delhi: Deployment of additional police, anti eve-teasing teams and emergency response vehicles are some of the fresh steps taken for the safety and security of girl students in Delhi University, the Delhi Police has told the Home Ministry.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: Four athletes attempting suicide at a SAI Centre in Kerala leading to the demise of a 15-year-old is the most shocking and tragic incident in the top sport body's history, said its Director General Injeti Srinivas on Thursday.
16 May 2015
Boston: Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death by a U.S. jury on Friday for helping carry out the 2013 attack that killed three people and wounded 264 others in the crowds at the race's finish line. After deliberating for 15 hours, the federal jury chose death by lethal injection for Tsarnaev, 21, over its only other option: life in prison without possibility of release.
01 May 2015
New Delhi: The ruling Badal family of Punjab was dragged into the row over the death of a girl in the state after she and her mother were allegedly molested and thrown off a running bus, prompting an upset Speaker to tick off Opposition members for their attempts to "politicise" the tragedy.
01 May 2015
Moga (Punjab): Close on the heels of a teenage girl dying in Moga after being molested and thrown off a moving bus, a case of alleged gangrape of a young woman has been reported from the district.