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Clean chit to Modi: Zakia Jafri to appeal against the verdict

Ahmedabad: After a city court gave clean chit to BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, appelant Zakia Jafri on Thursday said that she has not lost hope and will be continuing her ‘fight’. Speaking t...
 
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Narendra Modi gets a clean chit in Gujarat riots case, Zakia Jafri’s plea rejected

Ahmedabad: In a big relief to BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, an Ahmedabad court on Thursday rejected a petition filed by Zakia Jafri against the closure report of Special Investigation Team (SIT) which g...
 
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Juveniles above 16 involved in heinous crimes to be tried as adults- WCD

Almost a year after the 16th December Delhi gang rape case in which the juvenile involved in got away with very light punishment despite the victim declaring him as most gruesome among all the perpetrators, the Women and Child ...

 
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Salil Ankola’s former wife commits suicide

This is some real tragic news. Former Indian cricketer turned television actor Salil Ankola’s former wife, Parineeta allegedly committed suicide at her parent’s residence in Salisbury Park in Pune, on Sunday night. Parineet...
 
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Don’t know how long AAP-Congress alliance will last: Kiran Bedi

New Delhi: Former police officer Kiran Bedi said on Sunday that she was not sure as to how long the alliance between the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress would last. As per a news agency, Bedi said, “I don’t know how lo...
 
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AAP ready to rule Delhi? Kejriwal meets LG Monday

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal is set to meet Lt Governor Najeeb Jung here Monday amid clear signs that his party is preparing to take power in Delhi with Congress support. After five days of a virtual ...

 
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Rajnath asks if Obama, Kalaam can become Presidents, why can’t Modi be PM

Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh on Sunday said if a person like Barack Obama who was an ice cream seller and APJ Abdul Kalaam who was a newspaper seller could become the President of a country, why ...
 
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Girl gang-raped by three youths in Uttar Pradesh

Muzaffarnagar: A 17-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by three youths at Rangana village in Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh, police said today. The girl was abducted and raped when she went to a village shop ...
 
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India, Nepal agree to check illegal trade along border

Kathmandu: India and Nepal on Sunday agreed to address each other’s concerns on commerce and transit, including reduction of tariff barriers and checking illegal trade along the porous border between the two countries. Th...

 
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Over 13,000 women raped in Assam in the past 8 years: Minister

Guwahati: At least 40,096 women were victims of atrocities against them and another 13,798 were raped in Assam between 2005 and October 2013, Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain said today. Sixty nine women died after rape, 72 wer...