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  • Badaun Dalit sisters neither raped nor murdered but committed suicide: CBI 11 hours 21 minutes ago

    Badaun: In a major disclosure in the death of the two dalit sisters who were found hanging from a tree in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh in May, the Central Bureau of Investigation has revealed that the girls were not murdered but had committed suicide. "CBI has concluded,the 2 minor...
  • Ahmedabad: Three-year-old girl rescued from borewell 5 days ago

    Ahmedabad: A three-year-old girl, who fell into a 45-feet-deep abandoned borewell in Ghodasar area in the city on Saturday, was rescued by a team of firemen in a swift operation, officials said. "Jahnvi Hirenbhai Param, aged about three years, was today rescued from an abandoned bore-well in New Aarti society in...
  • Allahabad HC directs AMU to allow undergraduate girl students in university's central library November 14, 2014

    Allahabad: In a major move, the Allahabad High Court has removed restriction on undergraduate girls from using the central library of Aligarh Muslim University. The court has also sought a reply from the varsity's Vice Chancellor Zameeruddin Shah who had recently stirred a hornet's nest by not allowing girls into...
  • Centre seeks explanation from AMU over VC's remarks not allowing girls to use central library November 12, 2014

    Aligarh: The Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor's remarks that girls should not be allowed in the central library as more boys will follow them has created an uproar. The Centre has called the statement as an insult to daughters and has sought an explanation from the university. Girl students at the...
  • AMU bars girls from entering library, HRD Ministry to look into the matter November 11, 2014

    In an ironical statement, Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University Lt General Zameeruddin Shah has backed the decision of girls students not being allowed to enter the Maulana Azad Library. Defending the decision he said, "if girls are allowed in the library, four times more boys will flock to...
  • Andhra Pradesh: MIM leader allegedly rapes minor girl in Anatapur November 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: A Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader has allegedly raped a minor girl in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh. The class X student alleged that for the past three-four months the leader has been molesting her. When she informed her family about this, they approached an NGO, which further took them to police. Police...
  • AMU Pro-Vice Chancellor defends not allowing girls into the library, says more boys will flock November 11, 2014

    Aligarh: In an ironical statement, Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University Lt General Zameeruddin Shah has backed the decision of girls students not being allowed to enter the Maulana Azad Library. Defending the decision he said, "if girls are allowed in the library, four times more boys will flock...
  • Haryana: Minor allegedly raped by neighbour November 11, 2014

    Palwal: In yet another shocking incident of crime against children, a minor girl has allegedly been raped by her neighbour in Haryana's Palwal district. Police has not yet registered a case even as the alleged crime took place on Sunday. The victim's family has also accused that her brother was beaten...
  • Haryana: Sisters take 2 extra 'pheras' at marriage as pledge against female foeticide November 9, 2014

    Chandigarh: Taking a pledge against female foeticide, two sisters in Haryana took two extra 'pheras' (rounds of the fire) at their marriage dedicated to the vow, prompting Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to announce a reward for them. The Chief Minister announced a reward of Rs 1 lakh each for the...
  • Madhur Bhandarkar resumes 'Calendar Girls' shooting November 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar has resumed the shooting of his upcoming project 'Calendar Girls' after a month long travelling schedule. The 45-year-old national-award winning director, who is known for seeking real-life inspirations for his films, took to Twitter to announce the same. "Been a HECTIC month! Mauritius,US and London. But it's great...
  • Love jihad can be countered by counseling girls: RSS chief Bhagwat November 4, 2014

    Agra: Raking up the 'love jihad' issue, Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat has said that it can be "countered" by counseling girls about values and suggested that seeking police help should be the last option. Answering questions on the last day of three-day Yuva Sankalpa Shivir on Monday, Bhagwat said...
  • Hyderabad: People protest against gangrape of girl in varsity November 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: People are out on streets of Hyderabad protesting against the alleged gangrape of a student in a varsity. Womens activists and ABVP members condemned the incident and demanded steps be taken to ensure safety of women. A student at the English and Foreign Languages University was allegedly gangraped and...
  • Police arrest two people in gangrape of student of Hyderabad varsity November 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: Two people were arrested on Monday in the alleged gangrape of a student of English and foreign language University in Hyderabad. One of the accused is a student in the University while other is the former student. One Nitin, studying Journalism at the university and Rajsimha, a former student of...
  • Bengaluru rape case: Girl's parents fight for greater accountability of school November 2, 2014

    Bengaluru: In the rape case of a 6-year-old girl, Bengaluru Police have decided to file cases against the school for violating safety rules amidst criticism that the government hasn't reacted effectively enough. The parents of the rape victim are also fighting for greater accountability of school. The minor girl's father...
  • Hyderabad Police to give self-defence training to girls November 1, 2014

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police will conduct training to impart different self-defence techniques including 'Krav Maga' (Israeli self-defence system) and Karate to college girls under their 'She Teams' initiative, a senior police official said. As part of training classes, college girls will be imparted self-defence techniques, including 'Krav Maga' and karate, Additional...
  • Shazahn Padamsee to play Gujarati girl in 'Meet The Patels' November 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Shazahn Padamsee, set to play a Gujarati girl in "Meet The Patels", says it's going to be a challenge for her. "I am playing a character called Hetal Gandhi in the film, and I am romancing one of the Patels in the film. Playing a Gujarati girl is going...
  • Watch: Rajeev Masand reviews 'Super Nani', 'Gone Girl' November 1, 2014

    In this week's episode of 'Now Showing', Rajeev Masand reviews two movies 'Super Nani' and 'Gone Girl'. ...
  • 'Gone Girl' review: A gripping, handsomely mounted film October 31, 2014

    Director: David Fincher Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris It's hard to think of a director better suited to bring Gillian Flynn's deliciously twisty bestseller to the screen than David Fincher. Having gravitated consistently towards deeply cynical stories, he has explored the more unsettling elements of human nature with a...
  • Ben Affleck's 'Gone Girl': Live tweet review October 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Ben Affleck as the wry Nick Dunne and Rosamund Pike as Amy "Amazing Amy" Dunne make for an unlikely pair. Created by the best-selling novelist Gillian Flynn in the book by the same name, this David Fincher adaptation promises to be just as chilling and twisted as the...
  • Afghan cleric gets 20 years in jail for raping 10-year-old October 28, 2014

    Kabul: In a landmark judgment, a cleric in Afghanistan has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for raping a ten-year-old girl. And unlike many previous cases, the victim is not being made to share the blame. The court rejected the cleric's claim that the sex was consensual. The verdict...
  • Horror film 'Ouija' spells out win on the US and Canadian movie charts October 27, 2014

    LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK: "Ouija", a horror film inspired by the board said to contact the dead, haunted the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, collecting $20 million in weekend ticket sales and knocking Brad Pitt's "Fury" out of first place. Another new entry, action thriller "John Wick"...
  • Watch: One Direction's 'Steal My Girl' video features legendary actor Danny DeVito as an eccentric director October 25, 2014

    One Direction fans, you man stop squealing now. The popular band with a cult fan-following has released a video for their new single 'Steal My Girl'.The song features legendary actor Danny DeVito as an eccentric director, who is making a music video with the five band members. He even bestows...
  • Bangalore 3-year-old rape case: Police is working round the clock, says ACP October 24, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore Assistant Commissioner of Police said that the officers were working round the clock in the Bangalore 3-year-old rape case. "Questioning process is going, no arrests as of now. We have to piece together many things," said ACP. ...
  • 72-yr-old-man sexually abuses mentally challenged minor girl in Odisha October 23, 2014

    Balasore: A mentally-challenged minor girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by a 72-year-old relative of hers who has been absconding after the matter came to light. According to the FIR lodged by the girl's mother on September 28, the accused allegedly sexually assaulted the girl and also threatened her against talking...
  • Bangalore: Special team constituted headed by a lady officer, says police chief October 22, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Bangalore police chief said that the case is in a preliminary stage. "We have constituted a special team headed by a lady officer. Video footage has been seized and the police is examining it," said the chief. ...
  • News 360: Toddler raped in Bangalore school, third child abuse incidence in the last 6 months October 22, 2014

    As the news about the alleged rape of a three-year-old in a private school in Bangalore spread, ruckus broke out on Wednesday morning outside the institution. Shocked parents gathered at the school premises seeking information about the unfateful incident. ...
  • Bangalore: Alleged rape of three-year-old in school premises evokes protests October 22, 2014

    Bangalore: As the news about the alleged rape of a three-year-old in a private school in Bangalore spread, ruckus broke out on Wednesday morning outside the institution. Shocked parents gathered at the school premises seeking information about the unfateful incident. An investigation into the case has begun. Bangalore Police Commissioner MN...
  • Brad Pitt's 'Fury' all the rage at US, Canada box office; pushes 'Gone Girl' to second place October 20, 2014

    LOS ANGELES: Brad Pitt's gritty World War Two drama "Fury" conquered all box office foes over the weekend, ringing up $23.5 million in ticket sales at theaters in the United States and Canada. "Fury" kicked two-time box office leader "Gone Girl" to second place. The thriller starring Ben Affleck collected $17.8...