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Asaram Bapu convicted: Other controversial 'gurus' in India

Self-styled godman Asaram was today convicted by a Jodhpur court for raping a teenager at his ashram near here in 2013. He was arrested in 2013 in connection with a sexual assault case on a minor. According to the

25 Apr 2018 1:23 pm
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The biggest cricket event in India happens once a year, surrounded by fans from all around the world some watching at the fan parks, Television sets, live stream, But now witness it live from the stadium, pick your tickets at Paytm

25 Apr 2018 1:14 pm
The consolidation of the anti Siddaramaiah Vokkaliga votes has Congress worried

The Vokkaliga community in Karnataka comprises around 12 to 15 per cent of the electorate. The community has traditionally voted for the JD(S) and Congress and has been crucial to any party wanting to form the government. OneIndia had

25 Apr 2018 1:04 pm
Who is 'fallen from grace' Asaram Bapu? All you need to know

There was a time when lakhs would be glued to their TV sets to listen to sermons by Asaram Bapu, a self styled godman who is now behind the bars for raping a minor in 2013. Thousands would attend his satsangs,

25 Apr 2018 1:03 pm
Rupee hits fresh 3-month low, falls 27 paise against dollar

Mumbai, April 25: Amid crude price volatility and rising US bond yields, the rupee weakened to a fresh 13-month low by falling 27 paise to 66.65 against the American currency on bouts of month-end dollar demand from importers. The

25 Apr 2018 12:44 pm
Siddaramaiah calls PM Modi, Adityanath as 'North Indian imports', BJP loses cool

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah took a jibe against the state BJP for inviting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath to campaign in assembly elections. Siddaramaiah termed PM Modi and UP CM Adityanath as North Indian import' in his

25 Apr 2018 12:36 pm
‘Differentiate between actual saints and frauds’: India talks about Asaram verdict

Jaipur, April 25: A special SC/ST court in Jodhpur, Rajasthan convicted self-proclaimed godman Asaram Bapu in a sexual assault case against him on Wednesday. The godman, who is currently lodged in Jodhpur Central Jail, is convicted for raping a 16-year-old minor

25 Apr 2018 12:36 pm
Engine of Chennai-bound train derails in Tiruchirappalli, no casualties

Tiruchirappalli (TN), April 25: The engine of the Karaikudi-Chennai Egmore Pallavan Express derailed in Tiruchirappalli on Wednesday, Southern Railway officials said. No injury was reported.  The front wheel of the locomotive of the Karaikudi-Chennai Egmore Pallavan Express derailed while entering

25 Apr 2018 12:30 pm
Death by hanging better than shooting, Centre tells Supreme Court

The Supreme Court was told that death by hanging is better than other methods such as shooting or lethal injection. The Supreme Court is hearing a petition that sought to stop death by hanging as it is a cruel form of

25 Apr 2018 12:10 pm
Asaram Bapu rape case verdict LIVE: 378 persons taken into preventive custody

The situation is tense as the court is set to deliver its verdict today in the Asaram Bapu rape case. Security has been stepped up in Jodhpur as the verdict is set to be announced from inside the jail premises as

25 Apr 2018 12:08 pm
Rise and fall of Asaram: The preacher who built an empire of Rs 10,000 crore

From the high pedestal of a preacher having thousands of followers, self-styled godman Asaram's fall from grace came after he was embroiled in the rape case of a minor girl. If we go by figures, Asaram can surely give

25 Apr 2018 11:59 am
Timeline of the Asaram rape case: What has happened so far

A Jodhpur trial court will deliver its verdict on the Asaram Bapu rape case on Wednesday amid tight security. Asaram has been accused of sexually exploiting a 16-year-old girl from UP's Shahjahanpur in his Manai ashram near Jodhpur in 2013. If

25 Apr 2018 11:48 am
Assam horror: Newly-wed woman gang-raped by husband, friends over dowry

Guwahati, April 25: As the nation is grappling over an alarming spike in rape cases in the recent times, a shocking case of gang-rape has been reported from Assam. According to reports, a newly-married woman in the northeastern state was allegedly gang-raped

25 Apr 2018 11:34 am
Asaram and 2 aides convicted; 2 other co-accused acquitted

Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu and two of his aides, who were accused in a rape case involving a minor, were on Wednesday convicted by the special court for SC/ST Cases in Jodhpur. Two others were acquitted by the court. Asaram, Shiva,

25 Apr 2018 11:24 am
Mallya, Choksi, Modi set to be hit as ED sets in motion new fugitive offender law

The just promulgated Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance is set to roll into motion with the Enforcement Directorate moving to confiscate properties of businessmen Vijay Mallya, Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi. Following a marathon meeting, officials of the ED have

25 Apr 2018 11:12 am
From Mumbai to London, a journey to create awareness on organ donation

Mumbai, April 25: Sample this. According to figures, more than 3 lakh people require organ transplant in India every year. Unfortunately, only two to three per cent of the patients are lucky enough to get a donor. Main reason, in India, people

25 Apr 2018 10:41 am
7th Pay Commission: History created in J&K, find out how

Jammu and Kashmir created history after it implemented the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission. Following this decision a 20 per cent average hike in the salaries of employees could be witnessed, according to Finance Minister Mohammad Altaf Bukhari.

25 Apr 2018 10:40 am
CBSE Class 12 economics paper re-test today, all you should know

The CBSE Class 12 economics paper re-test will be conducted today. The decision was taken to conduct a re-test following a paper leak which led to outrage. After reports of the leak surfaced on March 28, the CBSE announced

25 Apr 2018 10:33 am
After a spine chilling chase, how India’s most wanted ‘Abdul Subhan’ was nabbed

The arrest of Indian Mujahideen co-founder, Abdul Subhan was a prized catch for the security agencies. The man wanted for a series of blasts that rocked the country was nabbed recently in a dare-devil operation by the Delhi police.

25 Apr 2018 10:33 am
Telangana IPASE Exam starts on May 14, check schedule

The Telangana IPASE Exam will begin in May. The exams are scheduled to commence from May 14 onwards. The Board of Intermediate Education, Telangana State (TS BIE) has declared the TS inter 1st year and 2nd year results on

25 Apr 2018 10:32 am
MHT CET 2018 admit card released, steps to download, check important dates

The MHT CET 2018 admit card has been released. The same can be found on the official website. The examination is conducted to admit candidates to the full time undergraduate degree courses in engineering/technology (BE/BTech) and pharmacy (BPharm/Pharm D)

25 Apr 2018 10:30 am
VITEEE results 2018 to be declared today

The VITEEE results 2018 will be declared today. Once declared the results would be available on the official website. Last year it may be recalled that the results of the Vellore Institute of Technology April 23 2017. Those students

25 Apr 2018 10:29 am
Asaram verdict LIVE: Hearing underway, judgement any moment now

The situation is tense as the court is set to deliver its verdict today in the Asaram Bapu rape case. Security has been stepped up in Jodhpur as the verdict is set to be announced from inside the jail premises as

25 Apr 2018 10:22 am
Asaram rape case verdict: Security provided to family of witness who was shot dead

Muzaffarnagar, Apr 25: Ahead of the Asaram Bapu's verdict in Jodhpur today (April 25), security has been provided to the family of Akhil Gupta, a witness in the rape case against the self styled godman in Surat, who was shot dead

25 Apr 2018 10:15 am
Karnataka elections: Who will JD(S) back in case of a hung house?

The heat is on and the big question who will conquer Karnataka. A recent survey conducted JAIN- A deemed to be university and Lokniti, CSDS has said that the BJP will emerge as the single largest party, but no party will

25 Apr 2018 10:09 am
Asaram rape case: Recalling chaos in Panchkula after Ram Rahim's verdict

With less than an hour left for a Jodhpur Court to pronounce verdict in self styled godman Asaram Bapu's rape case, we must recall how Panchkula plunged into chaos after a special CBI court convicted self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

25 Apr 2018 10:07 am
Political clamour grows for total repeal of AFSPA from Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar, April 25: A day after the draconian Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act or AFSPA has been partly revoked from Arunachal Pradesh, both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders from the state reacted about the Centre's latest move

25 Apr 2018 10:05 am
Asaram verdict LIVE: RAF pressed into service, riot control vehicles on streets of Jodhpur

The situation is tense as the court is set to deliver its verdict today in the Asaram Bapu rape case. Security has been stepped up in Jodhpur as the verdict is set to be announced from inside the jail premises as

25 Apr 2018 9:06 am
Asaram Bapu rape case verdict today: Jodhpur turns into a fortress

The situation is tense as the court is set to deliver its verdict today in the Asaram Bapu rape case. Security has been stepped up in Jodhpur as the verdict is set to be announced from inside the jail premises as

25 Apr 2018 1:17 am
Kathua court denies bail to juvenile accused in rape and murder case

Kathua/Jammu, Apr 24: A Kathua court today dismissed the bail plea of an alleged juvenile offender, detained in the rape and murder case of an eight-year-old girl here. The bail application of the underage accused was turned down by Kathua Chief

24 Apr 2018 11:08 pm
SC prohibits further constructions in unauthorised colonies in Delhi

New Delhi, Apr 24: The Supreme Court prohibited any further construction not in confirmity with the building bye laws in 1,797 unauthorised colonies in Delhi and questioned the authorities' intent in regularising such colonies having illegal constructions. The apex

24 Apr 2018 10:06 pm
Shashi Tharoor thanks Piyush Goyal for re-introducing Malayalam in railway exams

New Delhi, Apr 24: Congress leader from Kerala, Shashi Tharoor, today thanked Railway Minister Piyush Goyal for re-introducing Malayalam as a language option in railway recruitment examinations. The national transporter on February 20 said it had reinstated Malayalam in

24 Apr 2018 9:43 pm
Modi likely to address close to 20 poll rallies in Karnataka

New Delhi, Apr 24: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to address about 20 rallies in Karnataka to boost the BJP's campaign in a state where his party is locked in a keen fight with the Congress. Party sources said Modi,

24 Apr 2018 9:34 pm
Railways to prepare blueprint to stop harassment of field staffers

New Delhi, Apr 24: The railways has asked its zonal offices to prepare a blueprint to ensure that field staffers such as trackmen, gangmen and section officers are not harassed for delays in maintenance work. The decision was taken

24 Apr 2018 9:16 pm
Cong impeachment notice against CJI wrong: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata, Apr 24: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said today that the Congress was wrong in giving an impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra. The Trinamoool Congress did not support the impeachment move, she said.

24 Apr 2018 9:13 pm
Kerala CM rejects CBI probe into custodial death of youth

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan slammed the State Human Rights Commission Acting Chairperson P Mohana Das for seeking a CBI probe into the alleged custodial death of a 26-year-old youth in Kochi. Rejecting the demand for a CBI

24 Apr 2018 8:14 pm
'I filed nomination for Badami on party's request', says Siddaramaiah

Karnataka Chief minister Siddaramaiah in Badami on Tuesday said that he was under pressure from local party leaders in Bagalkote and Vijayapura districts to contest from Badami, as it would 'benefit' the Congress' prospects in the region. Siddaramaiah said,''I

24 Apr 2018 7:47 pm
Goa GBSHSE Class 12th results 2018 to be declared on April 28 at this time

The Goa GBSHSE Class 12th results 2018 will be declared on April 28. The results once declared will be available on the official website. Officials say that the students who took the examination can check the results by 10

24 Apr 2018 6:42 pm
TS SSC results 2018 releasing on Friday by 10 am

The TS SSC results 2018 will be released on Friday. The results once declared will be available on the official website. The date of declaration is April 27 2018. Officials have confirmed that the results would be declared by

24 Apr 2018 6:31 pm
Govt acts against rape, but make sons more responsible: Modi at rally

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched the Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan at Ramnagar in this tribal-dominated district of Madhya Pradesh on the occasion of National Panchayati Raj Day. The scheme will focus on training, building infrastructure and stepping up initiatives

24 Apr 2018 6:05 pm
Panchayati Raj Day: 'Education for all is a top priority of our government', says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched the Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan at Ramnagar in this tribal-dominated district of Madhya Pradesh on the occasion of National Panchayati Raj Day. The scheme will focus on training, building infrastructure and stepping up initiatives

24 Apr 2018 6:05 pm
Karnataka elections: Congress launches campaign and logo

Karnataka Congress unveiled its Campaign Slogan and Logo at KPCC office in Bengaluru on the last of filing of nominations on Tuesday. AICC General Secretary KC Venugopal and Randeep Surjewala launched the Congress Campaign and logo at KPCC office

24 Apr 2018 6:04 pm
Mumbai: Couple pushes elderly man in front of local train; dies

In yet another shocking incident, an elderly man who is in his 60s was allegedly pushed by the couple in front of a running train in Mulund station on Saturday in Mumbai. The entire incident happened between 2pm to 2:30pm was

24 Apr 2018 6:02 pm
Salman Khurshid revealed truth behind Rahul's 'Save the Constitution' campaign: BJP

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra on Tuesday said that Salman Khurshid has revealed the truth behind Rahul Gandhi's 'Save the Constitution' campaign. Addressing a press conference in Bengaluru, Patra said Salman Khurshid has revealed the truth behind Rahul Gandhi's 'Save

24 Apr 2018 5:46 pm
'Modi Govt ‘benefactor, protector, defender’ of Bellary Gang,' says Surjewala

Congress leader Randeep Surjewala launched a scathing attack against Narendra Modi government on Tuesday for fielding mining baron Reddy brothers and their associates in the Karnataka assembly elections. In a press conference held at KPCC office in Bengaluru, Surjewala

24 Apr 2018 5:29 pm
J&K: Gunbattle ends in Pulwama; three terrorists gunned down

Two jawan was martyred and all three terrorists were gunned down in a gunbattle which broke out between the security forces and the terrorists in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday morning.  On April 12, terrorists had lobbed a

24 Apr 2018 5:13 pm
J&K: Gunbattle underway in Pulwama, one jawan injured

One jawan was injured in a gunbattle which broke out between the security forces and the terrorists in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday morning. The exchange of fire is still said to be underway at Lam forest area of Tral,

24 Apr 2018 5:13 pm
Gorakhpur, Phulpur aside, why Yogi Adityanath matters in Karnataka

Yogi Adityanath will address 35 rallies in Karnataka from May 3 onwards. This would mean that the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister would address at least 4 to 5 rallies a day as part of his hectic schedule. Yogi who

24 Apr 2018 4:29 pm
Located at a distance of 304.02 km, why the battles at Chamundeshwari and Shikharipura are so differ

Chamundeshwari and Shikharipura are located at a distance of 304.2 kilometres. Both are high profile constituencies considering the battles here are being fought by Siddaramaiah and B S Yeddyurappa, the chief ministerial candidates of the Congress and BJP respectively.

24 Apr 2018 4:26 pm
304.02 kilometres apart, why battles at Chamundeshwari, Shikharipura differ

Chamundeshwari and Shikharipura are located at a distance of 304.2 kilometres. Both are high profile constituencies considering the battles here are being fought by Siddaramaiah and B S Yeddyurappa, the chief ministerial candidates of the Congress and BJP respectively.

24 Apr 2018 4:26 pm