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  India   All India  28 Aug 2017

India, All india, 28 Aug 2017

B'desh Coast Guard seeks support from India for operation of hovercrafts

The BCG does not have any hovercraft, which is used for amphibious operation. 

28 Aug 2017 8:40 PM

13-yr-old rape survivor seeks pregnancy termination; SC sets up medical board

The minor girl's mother, through advocate Sneha Mukharjee, had moved the apex court seeking its permission to terminate the pregnancy.

28 Aug 2017 8:24 PM

Ram Rahim sentenced to 20 years in jail for rape, fined Rs 30 lakh in 2 cases

He was fined Rs 15 lakh in each of the two cases, of which Rs 14 lakh each would go to the two victims who were part of his sect.

28 Aug 2017 7:55 PM

I'm innocent: Ram Rahim breaks down; dragged out after sentencing

Singh was sent to Sunaria jail in Rohtak where he had been flown in by a special chopper on Friday, after being declared guilty of rape.

28 Aug 2017 6:57 PM

48 more victims of sexual abuse in Dera, may be killed or scared to testify

The special CBI court on Monday sentenced the controversial spiritual leader to 10 years in prison for raping two of his devotees.

28 Aug 2017 5:30 PM


Dera chief warned of using political power against jail officials: journo

The journalist informed that Honeypreet accompanied Ram Rahim to Rohtak Jail, but after about two-and-a-half hours, she was taken away.

28 Aug 2017 4:19 PM

Ram Rahim Singh gets 20-year jail for rape; fined Rs 30 lakhs in 2 cases

Medical examination of Ram Rahim Singh was conducted, after which he was given a jail uniform and allotted a cell in jail.

28 Aug 2017 3:11 PM

Villagers ready to face Dera 'premis' with stones, rods ahead of Ram Rahim's sentencing

The verdict by a special CBI court in Panckhkula led to widespread violence with at least 38 people being killed, including six in Sirsa.

28 Aug 2017 2:07 PM

SC raps Gujarat govt for slow trial of rape accused Asaram Bapu

A bench comprising justices N V Ramanna and Amitava Roy asked the state government why the victim has not been examined till now.

28 Aug 2017 12:57 PM

India, China agree to end Doklam standoff, to talk it over

The move of resolving the standoff comes ahead of Modi’s visit to Beijing for the 9th annual BRICS summit.

28 Aug 2017 12:38 PM


CBI Judge flies to Rohtak for Ram Rahim's sentence hearing

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was, on Friday, found guilty of raping two of his women followers in 2002.

28 Aug 2017 12:15 PM

After Gorakhpur tragedy, UP CM to hold review meet on health, medical education

The review meeting will be held at the Chief Minister's Office.

28 Aug 2017 11:54 AM

IIT Kharagpur professor drowns while trying to save 4-yr-old son

Dr Bhattacharjee tried to pull out his son from the water but lost his balance and fell into the ditch.

28 Aug 2017 10:51 AM

'Papa's angel' Honeypreet, Ram Rahim's adopted child is closest to him

Honeypreet, accompanied Ram Rahim Singh when he was brought to the special CBI court in Panchkula on Friday.

28 Aug 2017 9:50 AM

Justice Dipak Misra sworn in as CJI after JS Khehar's retirement

According to reports, Justice Misra was nominated in July by CJI Khehar for the top judicial post.

28 Aug 2017 9:26 AM


Shoot at sight: Rohtak DC warns protestors ahead of Ram Rahim Singh's sentencing

The 50-year-old Dera Sacha Sauda chief was, on Friday, found guilty of raping two of his women followers in 2002.

28 Aug 2017 9:08 AM

Face bullets: Rohtak DC warns protestors ahead of Ram Rahim's sentencing

The situation in the district was 'completely under control', Rohtak DC said adding that police was fully prepared to tackle any situation.

28 Aug 2017 8:56 AM

How a housewife turned entrepreneur

Geeta Devi was motivated by the circumstances that she found herself in.

28 Aug 2017 2:10 AM

Sushma Swaraj to attend Indian Ocean meet in Sri Lanka

The Sri Lankan Prime Minister and President are among key speakers in the event on the theme of “peace, progress and prosperity”.

28 Aug 2017 2:08 AM

Dogs eat parts of body in UP hospital

The entire face was eaten by the canines. The authorities failed to explain as to how the dogs entered as the gates were locked.

28 Aug 2017 2:05 AM