India  /  Published 23.04.19

Pay Rs 50 lakh compensation to Bilkis Bano: SC tells Gujarat government

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Gujarat government to give Rs 50 lakh compensation, a job and accommodation to Bilkis Bano, who was gang raped during the 2002 riots in the state. A bench o...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.02.20

Life term in Bariatu rape

The Pocso court of the capital on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to the two convicts of gang-rape, Sarfaraz Ansari, 27, and Khursid Ansari, 25, and imposed fines of Rs 85,000 on each.The special j...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.10.19

Child raped, cops grill 5 in Dhanbad

 Police are interrogating five youths in connection with Saturday’s rape of a six-year-old girl after being kidnapped from her home in Bhowra under Sudamdih police station, about 20km from Dhan...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Calcutta  /  Published 11.06.20

Teen ‘rape’ charge against two teens

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by one of her friends — a teenage boy — and another teenager at a guest house in New Town on Wednesday night. The two allegedly assaulted her after she had a...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 06.06.20

Rape charge on 'Bajrang man'

Uttarakhand police have registered a case of rape and cheating against a Bajrang Dal leader in Haldwani town of Nainital district.The complainant, 35, who is divorced and lives with her daughter, regi...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


India  /  Published 16.02.19

20-year jail for Kerala priest for rape

A Kerala court on Saturday sentenced a Catholic clergyman to 20 years’ rigorous imprisonment for raping a minor, who gave birth two years ago, in a case that took several shocking turns. A criminal ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 14.01.20

Nirbhaya: SC dismisses curative petitions of 2 convicts

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the curative petitions filed by two of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case.A 5-judge bench headed by Justice N. V. Ramana r...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.02.19

Vidarbha's victory was the icing on India's cricket cake

Sir — The Vidarbha cricket team must be congratulated for winning the Ranji Trophy title for the second time in a row (“Vidarbha retain Ranji Trophy”, Feb 8). It won with a comfortable margin of...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 06.01.20

Safety first is still not the mantra

Sir — Almost 40 people were booked every hour by the Noida Traffic Police on New Year’s Eve. Many in Calcutta, too, were seen helmetless or with two passengers riding pillion. It is shameful that ...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.01.20

Rape horror in picnic season

Accepting the offer of a bike ride home from an acquaintance cost a 17-year-old girl, returning from a picnic last week, dearly.The minor girl from Jagannathpur in Ranchi on Saturday underwent a medic...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi


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