A 12-year-old girl suffering from fever was sexually abused by a registered medical practitioner (RMP) at his clinic in Toda village in Raipur Rani on Tuesday.
A few weeks before he passed away, former chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh had warned me that it would not be long before Ajit Pawar broke from his uncle Sharad Pawar and struck out on his own. “Today he has more resources than his uncle and he has carefully built up support among party MLAs who, at a pinch, will opt for him rather than Sharad Pawar.”
With Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) president and former chief minister Shibu Soren (75) restricting himself to few token rallies owing to his old age and health, JMM working president and the chief ministerial face Hemant Soren (44) has emerged as the main campaigner for the JMM, Congress and Rashtriya Janata Dal (JDF) alliance in Jharkhand assembly elections. He spoke on various election-related issues. Edited excerpts:
Bettiah: A day after a college student was burned for resisting rape attempt in Muzaffarpur, a 19-year-old pregnant girl was allegedly set on fire by her boyfriend at a village under Sikarpur police station limits in Bihar’s West Champaran district on Tuesday morning. The accused was arrested late evening, police said.
NOIDA: After the Allahabad high court directed that the students of Jharkhand State Open School (JSOS) not be rusticated, authorities of the Noida campus of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam University (AKTU) have allowed 37 of 371 students to appear for their examinations that commenced Tuesday.
US Democratic lawmakers announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump Tuesday accusing him of abusing the power of his office for personal gains and obstructing congress’s investigation into it, making him only the fourth president in American history to face impeachment.
Deputy commissioner Amrit Kaur Gill warned the administration officials of strict disciplinary action if anyone is found to be absent during the monthly meetings.
A reality check by HT shows that a ‘victim’ faces unwelcome questions, comments and long procedures at a police station before any action is taken on her plaint
Noida: Two men in their late twenties were arrested on Monday afternoon for allegedly trying to dupe a Delhi-based businessman using fake currency. Police recovered fake currency with a face value of ?1.2 crore from them.
Gurugram: Member of parliament of Rajya Sabha for Haryana, Kumari Selja, raised the issue of legal protection for the state’s forests and Aravalli regions during the zero hour session in Parliament on Tuesday. Selja also called for the formation of a task force dedicated to raising Haryana’s forest cover from the 3.5%, at present, to 5% by 2024, and 10% by 2030.
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, appears destined to become law in the near future. The primary criticism is that it discriminates on religious grounds by treating persons belonging to six religions differently from all others, while carving out an exception and effectively allowing them to escape “illegal status” and gain citizenship.
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is all set to witness another showdown between the students and the administration. The agitating students have given the call to boycott the end-semester examinations which are scheduled to begin on December 12.
Ask professional cosplayer Saurabh Rawat, what he wanted to be when he was little and he laughs while saying, “I wanted to be a cartoon.” The art director from Mumbai’s suburbs has been cosplaying professionally for five years and has even won a couple of accolades for his costumes. The ninth edition of the two-day comic convention, popularly known as Comic Con, saw a bit of dance, music, culture and dollops of drama as characters from every comic book series, manga and movie got into character to compete for the cosplay competition. Saurabh’s rendition of DOTA’s Centaur Warrunner — a half-man, half-horse character — took him three months to create. It had velcro strips on his face to accommodate three braided locks of hair that acted as his beard and moustache and that was only part of his detailed ensemble.
India is a team that plays T20 cricket with an ODI mindset, still. Yes, you can keep your brick bats ready for this analysis of ours but that is what it seems with the way the team bats, especially when they are setting a target. The practice of keeping wickets in hand initially and looking to go hammer and tongs in the last 5 has not yielded great results for the team which has found itself short of putting up unachievable targets despite a strong platform upfront on most occasions.
Senior journalist on morning walk fights back molester for 15 minutes in Chandigarh’s Panjab University Botanical Garden
A 45-year-old senior journalist of a Chandigarh-based English newspaper fought off an unidentified man who molested her at Panjab University’s Botanical Garden here while she was on a routine morning walk around 7.30am on Monday.
Wonky, a cute and fluffy white rabbit, is winning over the Internet. It’s the unusual physical trait of the four-legged creature which has earned him the title of ‘unicorn’ rabbit. Turns out, one of his ears is placed in middle of his head rather than on side.
Horoscope Today: Astrological prediction for December 10, what’s in store for Leo, Virgo, Scorpio, Sagittarius and other zodiac signs
Horoscopes help by giving a little hint about what the day is going to be like for all of us.The sun, moon and the planets determine whether the odds will be in our favour today. Each sign has its own characteristics and personality traits which tell us a lot about a person. Wouldn’t it then be helpful if we started our day by already knowing about what’s going to come our way? Read on.
The passage of the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), 2019, in the Lok Sabha led to a fresh round of protests against the controversial legislation in three northeastern states — Assam, Manipur and Tripura.