Archive for December, 2009

Ruchika Girhotra case: Two new FIRs registered against Rathore

Tuesday, December 29, 2009 19:43

Two new first information reports (FIRs) have been registered against S P S Rathore, former Director-General of Police (DGP) of Haryana, in the case of molestation of the girl Ruchika Girhotra.

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Commonwealth Games 2010: Delhi Chief Minister warns contractors who delay projects in Delhi

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 6:53

New Delhi: Chief Minister of Delhi Sheila Dikshit has warned the contractors of the Commonwealth Games whose projects are getting delayed that they will not only be blacklisted but also will face ‘‘other contractual actions.’’

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Sri Lankan military guards sexually abused Tamil women in refugee camps, reveals freed medic

Monday, December 21, 2009 20:16

A British medic of Asian origin has alleged that military guards sexually abused Tamil women in refugee camps in Sri Lanka. Besides, many people suspected of links to the defeated Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) have been “removed” and not seen since.

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India pulls out 30,000 troops from Jammu and Kashmir

Saturday, December 19, 2009 19:52

New Delhi: In a surprise move, the Central Government announced it will effect a reduction of 30,000 troops stationed in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Supreme Court admits Pinki Virani's plea to end life of brain-dead rape victim Aruna Shanbaug

Supreme Court admits Pinki Virani’s plea to end life of brain-dead rape victim Aruna Shanbaug

Thursday, December 17, 2009 19:47

New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India has admitted a petition to end the life of Aruna Shanbaug, who was a nurse in Mumbai, paralysed and considered ‘brain-dead’ ever since she was attacked and raped in November 1973.

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Russian woman rape casein Goa: BJP demands apology from Shantaram Naik, MP

Wednesday, December 16, 2009 19:31

Panaji: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has demanded a “public apology” from Shantaram Naik, Member of the Rajya Sabha, for his comments on the floor of the House on the case relating to the alleged rape of a Russian woman in Goa.

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Mayawati wants Uttar Pradesh trifurcated into Bundelkhand, Paschimanchal and Poorvanchal

Monday, December 14, 2009 17:49

It seems the Central Government’s decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh and from a separate state of Telangana has opened a Pandora’s Box, with demands arising from elsewhere in the country for news states.

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Statehood for Vidarbha demand by BJP post Telangana

Saturday, December 12, 2009 5:09

Telangana gives thrust to demand for Vidarbha; BJP, Shiv Sena at odds on statehood for Vidarbha

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Kerala High Court finds ‘indications’ of Love Jihad

Friday, December 11, 2009 18:35

Kerala High Court finds ‘indications’ of Love Jihad, calls for legislation to check ‘deceptive conversions’

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Telangana wants Hyderabad as capital, Andhra wants no bifurcation…

Friday, December 11, 2009 15:23

Telangana – the day after

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