Race against time to rescue Argentina wine grapes

The country has just emerged from two good commercial wine years, linked directly to increased home consumption during the Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 23rd March 2023

Grapes, watermelon mela at Hopcoms

On the sidelines of the conference, he also said that no government in the last few years has supported Hopcoms, concerning to their demand for funds, towards gratuity for retired workers.

published on : 23rd February 2023

Maha loss for Karnataka: No cold storage for grapes

Vijayapura MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal said there is a need to retain the Rs 4,000 crore business in Karnataka, which will also get taxes to the state.

published on : 22nd February 2023

Man held for abducting, raping five-year-old  in Delhi

The official said that initially they received information on December 21 regarding the girl after which an FIR was registered and a search operation was initiated.

published on : 28th December 2022

Kerala court sentences man to 31 years imprisonment for raping daughter

The court held that a father raping and impregnating one's own daughter was an "extremely heinous act" and the accused does not deserve any mercy, the SPP said.

published on : 23rd December 2022

Karnataka: FIR against pastor for alleged forcible conversion, rape of minor girl

The police said that pastor Satyanarayan alias Samuel has been preaching at a church in Karatagi for many years.

published on : 12th December 2022

Bihar: Father fakes son's death, submits death certificate to evade arrest after facing rape charges

The teacher enacted the 'death drama' by lying on a pyre which was purportedly lit by his father and was also photographed.

published on : 19th October 2022

Sour raisins: Karnataka’s hard work is Maharashtra’s gain

Karnataka farmers are doing all the hard work, but it is Maharashtra that is boosting its brand and taking all the credit.

published on : 10th July 2022

Odisha reported 15,000 rape cases in 40 months: State minister Tushar Kanti Behera

While 1,019 cases of dowry homicide were witnessed in Odisha, the dowry torture cases increased to a whopping 13,910 cases while over 12,000 non-dowry cases were reported in the last 40 months.

published on : 5th July 2022

Woman storms Cannes red carpet to protest Ukraine rapes

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said last month investigators had received reports of "hundreds of cases of rape" in areas previously occupied by Russian troops.

published on : 21st May 2022

Digvijaya Singh stirs row, says people in saffron robes raping inside temples

Efforts are on in the country to capture mutts and temples, convert them into centres of politics, claimed the Congress leader.

published on : 17th September 2019

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Bihar suspends 6 child protection unit officials

The officials were suspended on grounds that they did not act despite being informed over the ill-treatment meted out to children at shelter homes.

published on : 5th August 2018

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Rahul Gandhi to join Tejashwi Yadav's protest against Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

11 employees of a child shelter home in Muzaffarpur were arrested on July 24 for allegedly sexually harassing the inmates.

published on : 3rd August 2018

CBI probe into Bihar shelter home rapes only on state request: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh

The Home Minister was responding to a demand made by Supaul's Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan during the Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha.

published on : 24th July 2018

Is pornography to blame for increase in sexual crimes?

Some experts feel that easy access to Internet and addiction to pornography are desensitising people to sexual crimes.

published on : 19th May 2018

CM Naveen Patnaik reiterates law and order situation is peaceful in Odisha

Describing the recent rape incidents in the state as highly condemnable, the chief minister said that police has timely action in arresting the accused in the shortest possible time.

published on : 26th April 2018

Don't create 'hue and cry' over one or two rapes, says Union Minister Santosh Gangwar

Union Minister Santosh Gangwar on Saturday said that rampant incidents of rape in the country are unfortunate, but sometimes they cannot be prevented.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Activists urge DCW chief Swati Maliwal to reconsider demand for death penalty for rape of minors

The activists demanded that focus remains on ensuring the certainty and swiftness of punishment rather than the severity of punishment.

published on : 21st April 2018