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Violence in name of faith won’t be tolerated: Modi

Violence in name of faith won’t be tolerated: Modi

New Delhi, Aug 27:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said violence in the name of faith will not be tolerated and the guilty definitely punished. His remarks came during his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme on All India Radio, two days after violence in Haryana and elsewhere following the conviction…

Pulwama encounter ‘not a failure of govt.’: MoS Kiren Rijiju

Pulwama encounter ‘not a failure of govt.’: MoS Kiren Rijiju

New Delhi [India], August 27: In the wake of yesterday’s Pulwama encounter, the Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Affairs of India, Kiren Rijiju , on Sunday said that the attack should not be taken as government’s failure, and that army’s accomplishments in the past months should also be…

​5 dead, scores injured as as Dera followers go on the rampage

​5 dead, scores injured as as Dera followers go on the rampage

Panchkula (Har), Aug 25: Enraged by the rape conviction of self-styled godman Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh today, thousands of his followers went on the rampage, hurling stones and vandalising media vehicles. At least five people were killed and scores injured. Police fired in the air and also lobbed tear gas…

Journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati, Who Exposed Rapes in Dera, Was Shot Dead in 2002; Son Awaits Justice

Journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati, Who Exposed Rapes in Dera, Was Shot Dead in 2002; Son Awaits Justice

​It was journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati who had exposed the rapes in Dera 15 years ago and was shot dead from point blank range at his residence on October 24, 2002. New Delhi, Aug 25: The son of journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati is waiting for the justice for the murder…

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Held Guilty in 2002 Rape Case

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Held Guilty in 2002 Rape Case

The Panchkula court will decide the quantum of punishment on Monday. He could face up to seven years in jail. ​Panchkula, August 25: Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was on Friday held guilty in the 2002 rape case against him. The Panchkula court will decide the quantum…

​Army arrives in Panchkula, tight security ahead of court verdict

​Army arrives in Panchkula, tight security ahead of court verdict

Chandigarh, Aug 25:  Army columns moved into Panchkula early today as scores of Dera Sacha Sauda followers gathered in the town ahead of a court verdict in a rape case against the sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh. Singh left Sirsa by road for Panchkula to appear before a special…

JK Governor N N Vohra meets HM Rajnath Singh

JK Governor N N Vohra meets HM Rajnath Singh

  New Delhi, August 22:  Governor N N Vohra called on Home Minister Rajnath Singh today and discussed with him various issues including repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistani forces, officials said. During the 30-minute meeting here, the governor apprised Singh about the prevailing situation in the Kashmir Valley and steps…

SC says triple talaq practice void and unconstitutional

SC says triple talaq practice void and unconstitutional

New Delhi, Aug 22:  In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court by a majority of 3:2 today ruled that the practice of divorce through triple talaq among Muslims is “void”, “illegal” and “unconstitutional”. The apex court held that the triple talaq is against the basic tenets of Quran. While Chief…

Super thief’ who stole from netas nabbed you will not Believe how cops did it

Super thief’ who stole from netas nabbed you will not Believe how cops did it

New Delhi, Aug 22:  The Delhi Police cracked a number of case where a super burglar robbed politicians, bureaucrats, and senior government officials in the national capital. Siddharth Mehrotra (27), Jitender Yadav (29) and Anurag Singh (24) were arrested on August 15, the police today said. Police have recovered Chevrolet…

Security forces dominating Militants in Kashmir: Jaitley

Security forces dominating Militants in Kashmir: Jaitley

Mumbai, Aug 20: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today said security forces with their resolute action had established dominance over terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir and the Centre was firm that armed militancy must end in the border state. He said the Kashmir issue had become complicated because of cross-border support…

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