Nagpur, Dec 7 : Amid the demand for appointing Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat chairman of the Ram Temple Trust, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) here on Saturday said he should not be its part. VHP national vice-president Champat Rai, also an RSS pracharak, rubbished the talk saying the Sangh chief should not be […]

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New Delhi, Dec 7 : “Save me, I don’t want to die, I want to see them hang to death”. These are the last words of the 23-year-old rape victim from Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao district to her family members and doctors before she died on Friday late night in a Delhi hospital. She was declared […]

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Hyderabad, Dec 7 : The killing of four accused in gruesome gang-rape and murder of a woman veterinarian by the police near Hyderabad has not only been hailed by many but it has triggered demands for similar “punishment” to perpetrators of other heinous crimes in the country. Families of at least five victims of rape […]

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Unnao, Dec 7 : Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra cancelled all her scheduled events in Lucknow and reached the home of the Unnao rape victim on Saturday afternoon, where she met the family members of the deceased. She was accompanied by party state president Ajay Kumar Lallu. The Unnao rape victim died at Safdarjung […]

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New Delhi, Dec 7 : The 2012 gang rape case convict Vinay Sharma has written to President Ram Nath Kovind seeking withdrawal of his mercy petition. Sharma through his counsel A.P. Singh wrote to the President on Saturday requesting him that he be allowed to withdraw the mercy petition, claiming that the mercy plea sent […]

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Hyderabad, Dec 6 : The Telangana High Court on Friday directed authorities to preserve, till December 9, the bodies of all four accused gunned down by police near Shadnagar town during investigation into woman veterinarian’s gang-rape and murder. The court issued the direction after an emergency hearing late Friday evening. Various human rights and women’s […]

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Hyderabad, Dec 6 : The killing of the four accused in the Hyderabad veterinarian’s gang-rape and murder has shocked their families, who questioned the police action of gunning them down in an ‘encounter’ even before a trial. The families of the two truck drivers and two cleaners said they would not have been upset if […]

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New Delhi, 6 Dec : Hyderabad is used to being in the limelight thanks to its pre-eminent position in the IT and business sectors. But with Telangana Police’s encounter-style execution on Friday making the headlines, tough questions are bound to be posed about the swift retribution that the local police delivered. Almost seven years after […]

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Hyderabad, Dec 6 : Slamming Telangana Police for the “extra-judicial killings” of four accused in gang-rape and murder of a woman veterinarian, human rights groups on Friday demanded that the policemen involved be booked on charges of murder. People’s Union For Civil Liberties (PUCL) termed the “encounter” killings a “planned murder” and called for registering […]

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