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  • Kate Middleton and Prince William welcome a baby girl Yesterday

    The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton has given birth to her second child and it's a she. The royal baby will be addressed as the Princess of Cambridge. The new royal will be fourth in line to the throne, after grandfather Prince Charles, father Prince William and brother Prince George....
  • Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton gives birth to baby girl 2 days ago

    London: Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, has given birth to a baby girl, royal officials said on Saturday. Kensington Palace said a brief statement that Kate "was safely delivered of a daughter" at 8:34 AM London time (0734 GMT), less than three hours after she was admitted to a hospital. The baby...
  • Moga: Forced to sign blank papers by police, local politicians, alleges victim's father 3 days ago

    Moga: Two days after a 14-year-old girl died after she and her mother were thrown off a moving bus for resisting molestation, the victim's father alleged on Friday that he was forced to sign blank papers by police and some local politicians. Four people have been arrested for molesting the...
  • India Under-14 girl footballers return from earthquake-hit Nepal April 26, 2015

    New Delhi: The Indian Under-14 girls football team, left stranded in Kathmandu following fresh tremors on Sunday, have returned home safely aboard a military aircraft. "The U-14 Girl's Team has landed safely in New Delhi. Everyone stays safe," the All India Football Federation (AIFF) tweeted. Fresh tremors on Sunday delayed the evacuation...
  • India's U-14 girls football team stuck in Nepal due to earthquake April 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Eighteen members of India's Under-14 girls football team find themselves stuck in Nepal following a massive earthquake, amid anxious wait that the rescue team sent from their home country will fly them out of the devastated Himalayan nation. The scared Indian girls and two support staff have decided to...
  • Mathura: Gangrape victim battles for life as she immolates herself April 22, 2015

    Mathura: In a shocking incident, a gangrape victim in Mathura is battling for her life after she tried to immolate herself. The 14-year-old suffered 70 per cent burn injuries and is said to be in a critical condition. The girl belonged to the Dalit community and was gangraped by five men...
  • Two held for raping minor girl in Thane April 3, 2015

    Thane: Two persons have been arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl in Dombivali area, police said on Friday. The accused, who were identified only by first names, Ajmad (20) and Furshid (22), were arrested from Dombivali in Kalyan division on Thursday night for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl, Manpada...
  • Bengaluru: Office assistant accused of firing at two girls arrested April 1, 2015

    Bengaluru: College office assistant who shot dead a 17-year-old girl and injured her friend in South East Bengaluru has been arrested by the police on Wednesday afternoon. The injured friend has been admitted to a nearby private hospital. Reportedly, the incident took place inside college premises. The deceased is a second-year pre-university...
  • Bengaluru: 17-year-old girl shot dead by college office assistant, another girl injured April 1, 2015

    Bengaluru: A 17-year-old girl was shot dead and her friend injured by a college office assistant in South East Bengaluru on Tuesday when she was on her way to college. The girl succumbed to her injuries on the spot while the injured friend has been admitted to a nearby private...
  • Hunger strike in sun will make you 'dark', 'ruin marital prospects', Goa CM allegedly tells nurses March 31, 2015

    Panaji: In a remark that could land him in trouble, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Tuesday allegedly advised the agitating nurses that they should not stage hunger strike in the sun because it will make them 'dark' and 'ruin their marital prospects'. "When we met the Chief Minister over our...
  • Section 66A made us feel like criminals, says victim of IT Act March 24, 2015

    The Supreme Court quashed Section 66A of the IT Act calling it untenable and unconstitutional. Two girls - Shaheen Dhada and Rinu Srinivasan - were arrested in Palghar in Thane district of Maharashtra as one of them posted a comment against the shutdown in Mumbai following Shiv Sena leader Bal...
  • Victims made to feel guilty in sexual assault cases: Delhi court March 22, 2015

    New Delhi: It is natural for minor victims of sexual assaults not to confide in their parents as instead of the offender, they are more often made to feel guilty, a Delhi court has said while convicting a music teacher for repeatedly molesting his 13-year-old student. The court rejected the contention...
  • Pune: IAS officer arrested for raping, molesting minor girls March 20, 2015

    Pune: A 58-year-old IAS officer has been arrested for allegedly raping and molesting four minor girls, police said on Friday. M H Sawant, the Director General of Maharashtra Council of Agricultural Education and Research, lived in Shivajinagar here and sometimes visited his father-in-law's flat near a school at Hingane Khurd. Sawant used...
  • US working on projects to empower women in India March 19, 2015

    Washington: The US is working on a number of projects, including basic education, in India to empower women, a senior Obama administration official has said. "We have a number of programs aimed at empowering women starting with basic education, creating an environment where women have the opportunity," Alfonso E Lenhardt,...
  • Gulshan Devaiah on his character in 'Hunterrr' : I told the director that it has to be like what Amol Palekar played in the 70s March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Having been a part of ensemble casts in most of his on-screen outings, actor Gulshan Devaiah has finally stepped into the territory of a protagonist for the first time in his upcoming film "Hunterrr". The 36-year-old actor has not just landed the lead role but also a chance to...
  • Ryan Gosling dismisses 'Hey Girl,' discusses new film at SXSW March 15, 2015

    Austin, Texas: With a drop of a microphone, Ryan Gosling dispelled his Internet infamy, saying he had never once uttered the phrase, 'Hey Girl,' which has made him a viral phenomenon. "I understand if you're in a movie and you say something like 'I'll be back,' you own that. But I...
  • Bengaluru: Police officer beats her daughter blue and black, kicks her in groin for having an affair March 13, 2015

    Bengaluru: In a shocking incident in Bengaluru, a father was seen beating his 25-year-old daughter brutally on the streets for having an affair. At least 50 people witnessed the incident but no one interfered or called the police. The incident was highlighted by a witness Nivedita, who along with her...
  • Agra: Man who allegedly got drunk, harassed girls, beaten to death by mob March 13, 2015

    Agra: A man accused of getting drunk and misbehaving with girls was dragged out of his house by a mob and thrashed in Agra. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The victim has been identified to as Jeetu and post-mortem is being conducted. An eyewitness said,...
  • These Pakistani Bieber fans sing 'Baby' in the streets and it is just next level March 10, 2015

    Bieber fans, or 'Beliebers' can be found all around the world. But few of them are as majorly talented. These street singers from Pakistan sing the hit Bieber song 'Baby' and man, are they good! The had the perfect accent and they hit all the right notes. I'm no Bieber...
  • Delhi: Woman strangles her 3 daughters, attempts suicide March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: A 27-year-old woman allegedly strangled her three minor daughters to death and then tried to commit suicide near her residence in south east Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar area on Monday evening. A PCR call was received 8:30 PM at Ambedkar Nagar police station regarding the incident from a neighbour. "On reaching...
  • Cate Blanchett, Andrew Upton adopt baby girl March 9, 2015

    Actress Cate Blanchett has a new member in her family. People reports that Blanchett and her husband Andrew Upton recently adopted a girl. Edith Upton is the first daughter for the couple. The pair already have three sons. ...
  • Evil of female foeticide needs to be eradicated: Smriti Irani March 9, 2015

    Raipur: Strongly denouncing the practice of female foeticide prevailing in the country, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Monday stressed that people need to change their mindset towards women. "It is an irony that we worship goddess Maa Durga for nine days during Navratri, but the evil of female foeticide is still...
  • 'Aapki Beti Humari Beti' scheme launched in Haryana March 8, 2015

    Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday launched a scheme for girl child - 'Aapki Beti Humari Beti' - with an aim to combat the problem of declining child sex ratio in the state. The scheme was announced at a state-level function on the occasion of International Women's...
  • Udaipur: 9 months of legal battle ends for single mother, adopts 2nd girl child March 8, 2015

    Udaipur: After months of despair, Joint Director of the Pension Department in Udaipur adopted her second daughter. The High Court gave her permission to adopt a second girl child after the trial court turned it down. Pension Department Joint Director Darshana Gupta said, "When the trial court turned down my...
  • Kerala: Gender bias in engineering college, female students demand to extend curfew timing March 8, 2015

    Thiruvananthapuram: The nation is debating about the mindset of men and how many think that women should not be out after dusk. Here is a group of female students from the prestigious College of Engineering Trivandrum, standing up for their rights and asking authorities to extent their curfew time in...
  • Ahmedabad: Security guard rapes minor girl, arrested March 7, 2015

    A security guard has been arrested on Saturday for allegedly raping a minor girl in Ahmedabad. The survivor has been admitted to hospital with grievous internal injuries. The accused is one Kaushal Chouhan, a resident of Madhya Pradesh. ...
  • Eddie Redmayne's new film 'Danish Girl' to release in November March 7, 2015

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne's upcoming film 'The Danish Girl' will release on November 27 this year.The film, directed by Tom Hooper, also stars actress Alicia Vikander. It will open in exclusive engagements in New York and Los Angeles, reported Variety. 'The Danish Girl' is based on the novel of...
  • Watch: Re-defining gender stereotypes March 3, 2015

    A young professional who describes herself as a tomboy puts up her own matrimonial ad that seeks non-stereotypical men while a group of design students come out with a poster that takes a dig at good girls. ...
  • Gurgaon: Foetus of baby girl found dumped in garbage yard March 2, 2015

    Gurgaon: The foetus of a baby girl was found in an open dump yard in Gurgaon on February 25. A boy playing nearby saw pigs carrying the foetus in their mouth and made a video. In the video, the pigs roaming around the dump yard can be seen holding the foetus...
  • Check out Eddie Redmayne's first look from his upcoming movie 'The Danish Girl' where he plays a transgender artist February 28, 2015

    Eddie Redmayne who won the best actor Oscar for his performance as Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything', is undergoing another transformation for his latest film 'The Danish Girl'.The first look at Redmayne's portrayal of transgender artist Lili Elbe in the film has been released.Born as Einar Wegener, the...