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Forensic report complicates Badaun case
Reuters
Lucknow: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is analysing a forensic report that found that two teenage girls, earlier believed to have been raped before they were murdered, were not sexually assaulted.Images of the cousins, still hanging from a mango tree in a village in Uttar Pradesh, shocked the world in May and threw light on an enduring culture of sexual and caste violence in...
Gogoi for CBI probe into border row   
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today announced that the state government would go for a CBI probe into the recent happenings along the Assam-Nagaland border in the wake of kidnapping of two youths allegedly by Naga miscreants on June 26. In a meeting with a joint delegation of seven organisations here tonight, the Chief Minister said the government would hand over the case to the CBI...
'Not encroaching on TRS govt's powers'   21 August, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today dispelled apprehensions that the central government was trying to encroach upon the powers of Telangana government in matters of law and order, saying it was only implementing the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act. Meeting a delegation of MPs of Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), Singh asserted that the Centre would not do anything that would hurt the federal...
Cockfight is banned under PCA Act, says HC   22 August, 2014
The Madras High Court bench here today ruled that it could not give any direction to police to permit cockfights as fight between birds and animals was prohibited under Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960. Justice M Jaichandren and Justice R Mahadevan, dismissing a petition of a villager for a directive to police to permit a cockfight, generally conducted during festival seasons, said...
Special status unlikely till formation of new govt: Sushil   22 August, 2014
Observing that the Manjhi government does not have the mandate to seek special status for Bihar, former deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today ruled out the centre considering such proposal till the formation of a new government in the state. "Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi-led government does not have the mandate of its own nor it has any control over the instruments of governance...
Peaceful but low polling in Bihar bypoll   21 August, 2014
'Manipur govt prepared to protect Sharmila'   21 August, 2014
BJP cautions youth against 'love jihad'   23 August, 2014
Chavan to skip Modi's function in Nagpur   21 August, 2014
Jagan draws Speaker's ire for unparliamentary remark   22 August, 2014
Kerala to close down 700 bars, Sundays to be dry   21 August, 2014
Judge suspended for "offensively staring" at female staff   20 August, 2014
Una: NHRC issues notice on alarming sex ratio   20 August, 2014
State of play   16 August, 2014
Bitter harvest   16 August, 2014
Trash course   18 August, 2014
Jaya set to be re-elected as AIADMK GS   19 August, 2014
Court orders release of Irom Sharmila   19 August, 2014
Teary-eyed Sharmila walks free, vows to carry on her fast   20 August, 2014
Massive household survey begins   19 August, 2014
Govt creates separate Manipur, Tripura cadres for IAS, IPS   19 August, 2014
Lalu should not forget that he is out on bail: Paswan   19 August, 2014
Centre-Telangana face-off likely on household survey   19 August, 2014
Bad business   16 August, 2014
Manjhi defends tie up with Lalu   19 August, 2014
"Lotuses will bloom in Assembly," says BJP chief   18 August, 2014
War of words intensifies between Lalu, Paswan   18 August, 2014
Farmers oppose land acquisition for Army's firing range   18 August, 2014
'Talks cannot resolve Kashmir issue'   18 August, 2014
Mamata hopeful about Singapore talks   18 August, 2014
At least 28 dead in UP floods   18 August, 2014
Anybody can have a girlfriend: Manjhi   16 August, 2014
BJP MLA produced fake certificate to contest polls: AAP   14 August, 2014
People don't support demand for Vidarbha state: Sena   14 August, 2014
Dope test made mandatory for recruitment in Punjab   14 August, 2014
RJD MLA threatens self-immolation   13 August, 2014
An 'old age home' for bovines   13 August, 2014
AP panel on locating new capital to visit foreign cities   13 August, 2014
HC criticises govt attitude in Plus Two case   13 August, 2014
Won't allow SRS to work in Goa: Parrikar   12 August, 2014
Chhattisgarh: Officials hopeful of high voter turnout   18 November, 2013
Transferred family inheritance to Ujjwala, Rohit: Tiwari   13 August, 2014
Direction on Ghat report sparks protest   15 November, 2013
Jaya thanks Modi for Thambi Durai's election   13 August, 2014
Goa govt to introduce 'secular yoga'   13 August, 2014
RTI is not for cowards   09 August, 2014
TN to bring sex offenders under Goondas Act   11 August, 2014
Missed signals   09 August, 2014
Cong govt dividing children on caste lines: BJP   14 November, 2013
UP govt employees strike enters 2nd day   13 November, 2013
A big phat family   13 November, 2013
Nitish tapping BJP leaders' phones: Sushil Modi   19 November, 2013
Maya Kodnani gets bail   12 November, 2013
Congress targets AAP's probity plank   19 November, 2013
Security lapse behind blast: Gogoi   29 July, 2013
Terrorism is Cong's gift to Punjab: Badal   14 November, 2013
Delhi is in the ICU   12 November, 2013
UPA endorses creation of Telangana   30 July, 2013
Matter of faith   12 November, 2013
Snooping scandal reaches Supreme Court   19 November, 2013
CWC meet on Telangana tomorrow   29 July, 2013
Fight for free   12 November, 2013
'Poll pledges will be kept'   01 March, 2013
Demand for Vidarbha gains momentum   30 July, 2013
Hug fest   28 November, 2011
Gadgil report not mandatory for clearance   12 November, 2013
Pandey appears before CBI court on a stretcher   30 July, 2013
Pandemonium in Bihar Assembly   29 July, 2013
Solar scientist who flayed govt inaction attacked   04 September, 2013
Ishrat case: Pandey in hospital   29 July, 2013
Locals opposed to Jaitapur project: Uddhav   02 September, 2013
Ker needs spl law for fraud cases: HC   29 July, 2013
Punjab accords top priority to climate change   02 September, 2013
State dept exposes 7-yr-old rape victim   29 July, 2013
SC to hear mining case from Sept 17   02 September, 2013
More paramilitary men rushed to AP   29 July, 2013
Asaram sent to jail, to move bail plea   02 September, 2013
Bangalored!    04 November, 2011
Stunt biker killed in police firing   28 July, 2013
Power failure   24 August, 2013
Solar scam: Kerala CM rejects TV report   27 July, 2013
Endless simmer   24 August, 2013
BJP seeks greater protection for Sangh leaders   27 July, 2013
Addl CJM's plea to relieve him   27 August, 2013
2 bodies found, search intensified for 15 others   07 May, 2014
Malayalam proficiency: Protest in Kerala   26 August, 2013
TDP accuses Jagan of violating poll code   03 May, 2014
I am not 100% honest: K'taka CM   29 August, 2013
Prisoners to turn 'chenda' artists   02 May, 2014
K'taka polls: Cong wins two LS seats   24 August, 2013
EC asks Guj admn to file FIR against Modi   30 April, 2014
Modi's wife, mother exercise their franchise   30 April, 2014
Seventh phase voting begins   30 April, 2014
Digvijaya says in relationship with a scribe   30 April, 2014
Not unhappy with Cong leadership: N D Tiwari   30 April, 2014
Goa govt initiates steps to counter shortage of nurses   02 May, 2014
'Blast aimed at creating panic in Modi's campaign'   03 May, 2014
Not declaring Rahul as PM nominee right strategy: Cong   30 April, 2014
HC rejects Adarsh Society's plea opposing title suit   02 May, 2014
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