Ordinance to provide life sentence for rape, no bail

The Union Cabinet cleared a stringent ordinance on Saturday providing for lengthy jail terms and even the death penalty for sex offenders convicted for raping girls below the age of 12 years while the punishment for the gang rape of a victim below 16 will be imprisonment for life.

Salman Khan convicted in the 19-year-old blackbuck poaching case

Actor Salman Khan, on Thursday, was convicted in the 19-year-old blackbuck poaching case. The others involved — actors Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam — have been given the benefit of doubt and acquitted as co-accused, as the evidence against them was not strong enough.

Gangster Daljit Bhana and aide acquitted in murder case

Additional Session Court acquitted the charges of murder on notorious gangster Daljit Singh Bhana on Saturday. 

Gangster Vicky Gondar encounter: CM to Honour AIG and Inspector

Most wanted gangster of Punjab Vicky Gounder was killed in an encounter at village Sukhchain on the Punjab-Rajasthan border on Friday

Salman Khan faces death threat from Punjab gangster

Salman Khan faces death threat:

Ludhiana STF arrested three with two kg Methamphetamine

STF arrested three two kg Methamphetamine

Man burnt alive in Rajasthan for 'love jihad', accused arrested

In a horrifying video going viral, a man is seen being burnt alive in Rajasamand district of Rajasthan, for allegedly committing "love jihad". Police arrested the alleged perpetrator of the crime, Shambunath Raigar, on Thursday.

Abdula Rasheed said to be conspirator in Akshardham attack held as he alighted from Riyadh flight

The Ahmedabad crime branch on Saturday nabbed an alleged key conspirator of the 2002 Akshardham temple attack, days after the Gandhinagar shrine celebrated its silver jubilee.

Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes, on corruption charges

Saudi Arabia arrested 11 princes, including a prominent billionaire, and dozens of current and former ministers, reports said, in a sweeping crackdown as the kingdom's young crown prince consolidates power.

Two maternal uncles sentenced till death for raping their minor niece, she gave birth to child

A fast-track trial court in Chandigarh on Thursday sentenced two brothers for raping their 10-year-old niece, who gave birth to a child in August, to life in prison till death and imposed a fine of Rs 3,50,000 in the harrowing case that made headlines both in India and globally.

100-year-old fragile woman raped by young man dies soon after rape in UP

In an assult that has sent shock waves across UP, a 100-year-old bedridden woman, one of the oldest in the district, died soon after she was allegedly raped by a man who barged into her house in a village on the outskirts of Merrut around midnight on Sunday.

Sushma seeks report regarding attack of Swiss tourist in Fatehpur sikri

Sushma seeks report External Affairs Minister sushma Swaraj has sought a report from the State government and directed officials of the MEA to meet the victims in the hospital.

NIA files charge sheet against Dr Zakir Naik citing quotes from his inflammatory speeches

The charge sheet filed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday against Dr. Zakir Abdul Karim Naik, founder of the Islamic Research Foundation (IRF), says he deliberately and maliciously insulted the religious beliefs of Hindus, Christians and non-Wahabi Muslims.

A woman and her four daughters thrown off a moving train, two girl dies

one at a time, as it moved through Uttar Pradesh, killing two and leaving the other three seriously injured, police said on Thursday.

Breakthrough in Journalist KJ Singh’s murder case after the arrest of UP man

Mohali Police on Thursday claimed a major breakthrough in the murder of senior journalist KJ Singh and his mother Gurcharan Kaur with the arrest of a native of Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh, who has been identified as Gaurav.

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