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Kathua rape and murder case: Supreme Court to resume hearing

The Supreme Court on Thursday will resume hearing the case of alleged rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl belonging to Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua area.

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Supreme Court to continue hearing petitions on Aadhaar

The Supreme Court on Thursday will continue hearing the appeal filed by many petitioners challenging the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar identification system.

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Uttar Pradesh: 13 school children die, eight injured in a bus-train collision at unmanned railway crossing in Kushinagar

The school bus of Divine Public School was crossing the unmanned Dudhi under Vishnupura police station area when it was hit by Thave-Barni passenger train.

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Ongole bull at the Dream Bull show. (File | EPS)
Brazilian firm to pay Rs 1.2 crore for Ongole bull embryos

The Brazilian beef and dairy industry is dominated by Indian breeds. Brazil has more pure breeds of Ongole than India. To further research, companies there traffic germplasm and embryos.

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ICC calls it a day for women’s Test cricket, considers it commercially unviable

 In cricket, there will be no women in whites! The ICC is doing away with Test matches. Played mainly by England and Australia, women’s Tests are considered commercially unviable. 

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India among 80 countries attending Paris anti-terror financing meet

Ministers from 80 countries and nearly 500 experts are gathering in Paris from Wednesday for the conference on combating the financing of terror groups such as Islamic State and Al Qaeda.

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Kathua rape case victim's lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat addressing to media at Supreme court after the petition for shifting the case from J-K to Supreme court, in New Delhi on Monday. | (Shekhar Yadav | EPS)
Kathua lawyer Deepika Rajawat not threatened: Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association

Two prime accused in the Kathua gang rape and murder case on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court opposing the plea of the victim’s father seeking transfer of trial outside Jammu and Kashmir.

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File photo of Asaram Bapu after being produced at the sessions court in Jodhpur November 30, 2013. | PTI
Asaram Bapu convicted in rape case: Rare courage of victim amid humongous threat

Nine witnesses who dared to testify against him were attacked, three of them killed. Yet, she stood rock-solid and finally got justice. 

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Ghaziabad minor rape: Crime Branch team visits madrassa

The team visited the madrassa and questioned the residents and visitors in connection with the case that has created tension in Ghazipur.

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In this file photo, a student is seen arguing with a policeman during a protest demanding justice for the Kathua rape victim, in Srinagar. | Zahoor Punjabi
Kathua case: Jammu and Kashmir HC notice to government, CBI to file objections to plea seeking CBI probe

Sub-Inspector Anand Dutta and Special Police Officer Deepak Khajuria were arrested for allegedly destroying evidence related to the rape and killing of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua.

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ISRO merely confirmed that the launch had been delayed but did not cite any reason for the same.  (File Photo | PTI)
ISRO recalls GSAT 11, no launch date announced yet

GSAT 11 was one of ISRO's major launches for the calendar year and the 5,870 kg satellite is designed to generate a capacity of more than 12 Gbps for users from a single platform.

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Defence lawyer Ankur Sharma
Hate video of Ankur Sharma, defence lawyer of Kathua case accused, goes viral

A video of Ankur Sharma, the defence lawyer of five accused in the Kathua gang rape and murder case, showing him urging the people not to sell land to Muslims has gone viral.

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Soliders stand guard in Pulwama District on Thursday. (File photo | PTI)
BJP worker killed, PSOs hurt in Kashmir's Pulwama

A BJP worker was killed and his two Personal Security Officers (PSOs) injured in a terrorist attack in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday.

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Top-Policemen at the main entrance of Asaram Bapu ashram
Asaram Bapu verdict a glimmer of hope for Gujarat rape victims, says ex-driver

The former car driver and body guard of Asaram and his son Narayan Sai hailed the Jodhpur court verdict of Wednesday pronouncing life imprisonment to the self-proclaimed godman in a minor’s

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Policemen at the main entrance of Asaram Bapu ashram. | Shekhar Yadav
Asaram Bapu verdict: Big win for major cause

Father of the girl confided he was not only fighting the case for his child but also for other victims of Asaram, says girl’s lawyer

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Lucknow Diary

It's all about husbands ruling the roost in the Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC).'Corporator patis' predominantly enjoy the stature and take all decisions on behalf of their better halves in the ci

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BJP, Congress have not filed annual audit reports with EC: Poll panel to HC

He said if the big parties like the BJP and the Congress do not do it, how can they expect smaller ones to comply.

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Aadhaar cards.
Supreme Court questions Centre on mandatory seeding of Aadhaar with mobile

UIDAI's counsel, at the outset, alleged that the Aadhaar scheme was being unfairly targeted as nobody was questioning the banks and the telecom firms on collection of information.

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Congress president Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi appoints members, officials to All India Adivasi Congress' national executive committee

V Kishore Chandra Deo has been named as the chairman of the 58-member national executive.

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KPCC president MM Hassan having a word with former Union Minister P Chidambaram at the valedictory of the Janamochana Yatra in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday. Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala look on | B P Deepu
People live in fear under Modi government, says Congress leader P Chidambaram

People from all sections of society are living in fear under the Narendra Modi government, Congress leader P Chidambaram said. He was speaking after inaugurating the valedictory function of the

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Uphaar Cinema. | Youtube Screen Grab
1997 Uphaar cinema fire case: Convict Sushil Ansal playing fraud, victims association tells court

A fire at the Uphaar cinema during the screening of Hindi film "Border" on June 13, 1997 had claimed 59 lives.

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