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'Rapist' Kerala priest gets 60 years in jail

KANNUR(KERALA):   A 51-year-old Kerala Catholic priest Robin Vadakkumchery on Saturday was sentenced to 60 years in jail in three different cases of rape and abuse of minor girls.

Khaira demands permanent political solution of Kashmir problem, condemns violence

CHANDIGARH: Sukhpal Singh Khaira, MLA and President of Punjab Ekta Party(PEP) today strongly condemned the barbaric attack on CRPF Jawans in Pulwama, Kashmir in which 44 Jawans were killed. He said only a permanent political solution of Kashmir problem could restore peace.

Capt Amarinder tells center to give befitting reply to Pak on Pulwama attack

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh called for a befitting response to the enemy and warned the Pakistan Army and ISI against indulging in any such games in Punjab, even as the Vidhan Sabha on Friday passed a unanimous resolution strongly condemning the barbaric attack by Jaish terrorists on a CRPF convoy in Pulwama.

AAP delegation meets Punjab DGP over issue of law and order in state

CHANDIGARH: The AAP delegation led by Lop Harpal Cheema and deputy Lop Saravjeet Kaur Manuke today met the DGP Punjab over the issue of depleting law and order situation in state.

Ludhiana gang rape issue dominates Punjab Vidhan Sabha, CM for fast track courts for rape cases

CHANDIGARH: The opposition parties, Aam Aadmi Party(AAP), Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD) and Lok Insaaf Party today raised the issue of Ludhiana gang rape in Punjab Vidhan Sabha and took the Capt Amarinder Singh government to task for poor law and order situation and rising crime against women.

Ludhiana gang-rape: 3 arrested, sent to police remand

CHANDIGARH: A court in Ludhiana on Wednesday sent three accused in the gang-rape of a 21-year-old woman to seven days' police remand.

Punjab Police arrests 2 accused in Ludhiana gang rape case

LUDHIANA: The Punjab Police has arrested two men who had allegedly gang-raped a 21-year-old college student at Issewal in Ludhiana district. Police officials said on Wednesday that raids were being conducted at various places by different police teams to nab the remaining accused.

Opposition parties boycott Punjab Governor's address in Vidhan Sabha

CHANDIGARH: The opposition parties including Aam Aadmi Party(APP), Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD) and Lok Insaf Party today walked out of Vidhan Sabha and boycotted the address of V.P.Singh Badnore, the Governor of Punjab on first day of budget session.

On outing with boy friend, teenager girl gang-raped in Mullapur

CHANDIGARH: A teenager girl who was traveling in a car with her boy friend was gang raped by about dozen unidentified miscreants at Mullapur town in district Ludhiana on Saturday night according to reports reaching here today.

Teenaged girl gang-raped in front of father in Bihar

PATNA: In a shocking incident, a teenaged girl was gang-raped in front of her father by six youths in a village in Bihar's Kishanganj district, police said on Thursday.

Appreciate women who came forward with guts, courage: Sinha on #MeToo

MUMBAI:  Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Wednesday said that he appreciates and applauds women who have come out with their stories of sexual harassment and rape, during the #MeToo movement, with guts and courage.

Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa's master stroke- Gets Padma Bhushan, denounces Sukhbir Badal

CHANDIGARH: Veteran Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD) leader Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa has opened up his mind against SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal and demanded his resignation on the day he got the pleasant surprise of 'Padma Bhushan' from the NDA government. Both the events have caused flutter in the Punjab politics.

Chris Brown investigated for alleged rape in Paris

PARIS: Singer Chris Brown has again landed himself in trouble with the law after being accused of rape in Paris.

Thousands pay homage to Tumakuru seer

TUMAKURU (KARNATAKA): Thousands of people from across Karnataka have paid homage to the 111-year-old seer Shivakumara Swami at the Siddaganga Mutt on the town's outskirts, said an official on Tuesday.

Trump's compromise bid to end government shutdown shot down by Democrats

NEW YORK: With an eye on political moderates, President Donald Trump has offered to bargain temporary status for nearly a million illegal immigrants for the $5.7 million he wants in the budget for his border wall, but the deal to end the partial government shutdown was shot down by the Democratic Party leadership.

Himachal govt implements compensation schenme for rape survivors

SHIMLA: The State Cabinet in its meeting held here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to implement compensation scheme for women victims/survivors of sexual assault/other crimes-2018 to provide compensation to the women who had suffered loss, injury, as may be, as a result of the offence committed and thus required rehabilitation.

Transferred nuns request Kerala CM's intervention

KERALA: The four nuns, who publicly protested last year demanding rape accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal's arrest, and were handed transfer orders three days back, on Saturday sought Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's intervention in the matter.

CBI questions youth acquitted in Andhra student's murder

VIJAYAWADA:  The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which recently began a fresh investigation into a decade-old case of an Andhra girl student's rape and murder, on Friday questioned Satyam Babu who was acquitted in 2017.

Google Doodle celebrates Anglo-Indian entrepreneur Sake Dean Mahomed

NEW DELHI:  Search engine giant Google on Tuesday celebrated the birth anniversary of Sake Dean Mahomed who was the first Indian author to publish a book in English and later, to open an Indian restaurant in Britain.

Indian sentenced to 13-year jail, 12 strokes of cane in Singapore for sex with 12-year-old

NEW DELHI: A 31-year old Indian was sentenced to 13 years in jail and 12 strokes of the cane after he pleaded guilty to one charge of sexual assault of a minor and two charges of attempted statutory rape, according to a media report.


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